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by 72 usmc
Sat Jun 23, 2018 12:54 am
Forum: Books and Literature
Topic: Communist Bloc Handguns contents page added
Replies: 8
Views: 1115
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Re: Communist Bloc Handguns contents page added

Screen Shot 2018-06-23 at 12.19.05 AM.png There is no mention of the pink wrapped Bulgarian 1950s &.62x25 Tok ammo. His ammo section is short and is found on pages 149-151. He does mention the Czech machine gun Tok ammo used in the Cz 52 on pages 64 & 65. There is no mention of the out of spec 1982...
by 72 usmc
Fri Jun 22, 2018 10:31 pm
Forum: French Rifles
Topic: Early War MAS Mle 36
Replies: 5
Views: 1062
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Re: Early War MAS Mle 36

Ok, I love these early black ones that have not been redone. Matching is really neat. Too bad the bolt is off another rifle. Does the bayonet match?
by 72 usmc
Fri Jun 22, 2018 10:27 pm
Forum: Russian and Finnish Rifles
Topic: 1917 PTG M91 Japanese trainer
Replies: 18
Views: 4202
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Re: 1917 PTG M91 Japanese trainer

Fantastic, I just noticed this. What a find. What a treasure.
by 72 usmc
Fri Jun 22, 2018 9:58 pm
Forum: German and Spanish Rifles
Topic: Maschinenpistole 44, or MP44
Replies: 4
Views: 3251
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Re: Maschinenpistole 44, or MP44

Too fantastic, great pictures of a museum specimen. Thanks
by 72 usmc
Thu Jun 21, 2018 11:42 am
Forum: Combloc Pistols
Topic: Yugoslavian M 57 Tokarev Pistol Crests A-P
Replies: 35
Views: 12349
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Re: Yugoslavian M 57 Tokarev Pistol Crests A-P

George Layman, 2018, in his book, Communist Bloc Handguns on pages 140-142 covers some interesting aspects of Yugoslav Tokarevs. He indicates the new pistols at Zastva Arms are now marked as such and no longer are marked "Crvena Zastava". He indicates they still make the following see page 140 : M57...
by 72 usmc
Wed Jun 20, 2018 8:28 pm
Forum: British Empire and Commonwealth
Topic: VISUAL REFERENCE GUIDE - Rifle No5 Mk1 Fazakerley
Replies: 9
Views: 1696
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Re: VISUAL REFERENCE GUIDE - Rifle No5 Mk1 Fazakerley

I noticed a page from the original post is missing. So here is the page from my print out from 2013. It was the original reply to Alan's comment as to the source of TikiRocker's information. Click on it to enlarge the scan.
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by 72 usmc
Wed Jun 20, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: British Empire and Commonwealth
Topic: VISUAL REFERENCE GUIDE - Rifle No5 Mk1 Fazakerley
Replies: 9
Views: 1696
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Re: VISUAL REFERENCE GUIDE - Rifle No5 Mk1 Fazakerley

A very informative history on the JC use post WW II, now you know why the bayonet lug is cut on your JC :doh: :shhh:

No.5 Mk.I Jungle Carbine: post-WWII use
NOVEMBER 4, 2015 JWH1975

A great article https://wwiiafterwwii.wordpress.com/201 ... -wwii-use/
by 72 usmc
Tue Jun 19, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Recover old board posts?
Replies: 16
Views: 1223
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Re: Recover old board posts?

Now if you are curious, here is a link on internet vs printed student references for citing internet sources. It will bore you to death. Instructors dislike internet sources in academic papers. https://ctl.yale.edu/writing/using-sources/citing-internet-sources On the forum use referenced "text" as a...
by 72 usmc
Tue Jun 19, 2018 2:02 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Recover old board posts?
Replies: 16
Views: 1223
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Re: Recover old board posts?

These are copy righted and please do not repost any on the forum direct. :arrow: :snooty: Not even a single picture. It is best to just link to and provide the Wayback as a source for a reference. These are to view only or if you want to print out for your use on the wayback save. This is a no, no i...
by 72 usmc
Tue Jun 19, 2018 1:43 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Recover old board posts?
Replies: 16
Views: 1223
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Re: Recover old board posts?

The lower central section is huge and listed as "ADOBE PDF FILE DOWNLOADS" these were all done through the efforts of Mr. Jamie Magum's, SURPLURIFLE.com, on the first original forum back in 2003/2004. Here is a list of its copyrighted contents: Adobe PDF File Downloads New - Surplusrifle.com Targets...
by 72 usmc
Tue Jun 19, 2018 10:02 am
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: Recover old board posts?
Replies: 16
Views: 1223
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Re: Recover old board posts?

This link may work depending on computer types and age of the operating system. It is a link to some of the library of information that Mr. Jamie Magum's, SURPLURIFLE.com, the first original forum had as a list of take down instructions and what it looked like back in 2003/2004. This info and more w...
by 72 usmc
Sun Jun 17, 2018 8:26 am
Forum: General Firearms Topics
Topic: MP40 bnz from my collection
Replies: 8
Views: 222
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Re: MP40 bnz from my collection

Fantastic, just fantastic. To actually be able to own one demilled or functional is beyond many persons dreams. A true prize. Interesting to see all the markings and those serial numbers. Go ahead and laugh. Been thinking about this, but markings on it all all wrong or missing on this replica. :roll...
by 72 usmc
Sat Jun 16, 2018 7:11 pm
Forum: General Off Topic
Topic: P 38 Maruzen 1st edition BB pistol
Replies: 3
Views: 1622
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Re: P 38 Maruzen 1st edition BB pistol

Anyone else collect BB or pellet replicas?
by 72 usmc
Sat Jun 16, 2018 1:01 pm
Forum: German Rifles
Topic: Military Surplus k98ks commonly found at gun shows
Replies: 104
Views: 11609
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Re: Military Surplus k98ks commonly found at gun shows

The quality of the stock patina and wood is fantastic:

Here is a link to a second Israeli k98 rifle Vandle also owns and one of mine:
http://www.surplusrifleforum.com/viewto ... 1131#p5811
by 72 usmc
Sat Jun 16, 2018 12:59 pm
Forum: German Rifles
Topic: Military Surplus k98ks commonly found at gun shows
Replies: 104
Views: 11609
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Re: Military Surplus k98ks commonly found at gun shows

More of Vandle's Israeli k98:
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