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Russian TT-33s

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Russian TT-33s

#1 Post by Youngblood » Sun Jun 04, 2017 3:54 pm

My three Russian TT-33s :

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In addition to these I have a few of the Variants: 2 Poles, 2 Romys and 4 of the Yugo M57s.

Yes, I like the TTs and the 7,62x25 cartridge. :)
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#2 Post by DeaconKC » Sun Jun 04, 2017 7:53 pm

Nice collection of Russkies!
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#3 Post by M67 » Tue Jun 06, 2017 5:09 am

Amazing "tetejka" collection.
Cold you tell us the years of production?
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#4 Post by Youngblood » Tue Jun 06, 2017 6:18 am

Left to right: '44, '45, 52 all Izhevsk.

"tetejka"? :?:
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#5 Post by M67 » Tue Jun 06, 2017 6:56 am

Yes, "tetejka" is a common word for TT-33 (and other from that Russian pistol family). TT is phonetic sound Te-te, so tetejka is Pistol TT.

In Slovenia and in other Balcan states and probably in all Slavic language areas. :D
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#6 Post by Youngblood » Tue Jun 06, 2017 8:52 am

"tetejka" ... I have found myself repeating that word since I first read it in your post. I really like the sound of it.

Tetejka!

Thanks for the explanation/education, M67! :)
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#7 Post by M67 » Tue Jun 06, 2017 9:37 am

For you is phonetically (in English) more close "Teteykah"
Its just double T!
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#8 Post by stevebc » Sun Jun 11, 2017 11:08 am

Nice TT's, especially the '52. I'm biased toward the post-war TT's, as I own a '47 Izhevsk:

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I picked this one up for $169.00 (CDN) a couple of years back. A lot of TT's showed up in the last few years in Canada, but most of the ones available now are over $200, and many have a large billboard TT- C on the slide.

Btw, there's an excellent sticky on the TT33 over on the Canadian Gunnutz forum. I skimmed the forum rules, didn't see anything about linking to another forum, but I don't want to post the link, in case it's against the rules and I just missed it.

It's good to see this forum back.

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#9 Post by S.B. » Tue Jun 13, 2017 5:30 pm

Oh Ya I can't see them, do I have something set wrong?
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#10 Post by stevebc » Sat Jun 17, 2017 2:09 pm

S.B. Click on your name in the upper right to see your profile. Click on that to open up the User Control Panel.

Then: Board Preferences, edit display options. Look to the right to see which buttons are clicked, especially the first one: "display images within posts".

That's all I can think of.

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Re: Russian TT-33s

#11 Post by dogboysdad » Wed Jun 21, 2017 10:02 pm

I will have to post a few pics of my 1941. All numbers match, including the magazine.

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