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  1. Sticky Thread Bren serial numbers.

    Good day one and all, I've been puting together a register of Bren guns and tripods for the purposes of reaserch and general intrest. Theres...

    Started by Brit plumber‎, 01-31-2010 06:02 PM
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  2. Talking Sticky Thread The Bren Gun Girl ....

    Veronica Foster (popularly known as “Ronnie, the Bren Gun Girl“) was the Canadian equivalent of the American cultural icon Rosie the Riveter,...

    Started by Badger‎, 12-22-2009 08:30 AM
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  3. Post Sticky Thread Bren Pamphlet

    Note: After you click on images to ENLARGE them, you may find they automatically size smaller in your browser's window making them harder to view. ...

    Started by Vincent‎, 07-03-2015 07:32 PM
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  4. Post Sticky Thread 1939/1942 Bren LMG Small Arms Training (Vol. 1 Pamphlet 4)

    1939/1942 Bren LMG Small Arms Training (Vol. 1 Pamphlet 4) (Light Machine Gun - 1939 & 1942 Manuals (Click PIC to Enlarge)

    Started by Badger‎, 12-07-2009 10:44 AM
    arms, bren, lmg, pamphlet, small, training, vol
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  1. Bren L4A3 Parts Kit

    Guys, I got a Sarco L4A3 parts kit (no barrel included) now that I know if Sarco or any other barrel suppliers don't come up with the barrels I...

    Started by Joe H‎, 03-13-2016 02:16 PM
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  2. Bren MKI humpback wood stock

    Looking for one and wondering where the heck all the original or if reproductions were made where they went. D&B has what looks like a nice set but...

    Started by cal50‎, 09-10-2019 09:30 PM
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  3. Can someone explain Barrel Nuts and their numbers?

    This is in reference to my experience with Semi-auto remanufactured Bren guns here in the U.S., but the question should apply and actually originate...

    Started by AmEngRifles‎, 08-24-2020 12:05 PM
    barrel, explain, numbers, nuts
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  4. WW2 Bren chest CES and markings / labels

    I have a Inglis Mk2 to house - can anybody share details and photos of the British and Canadian CES, markings and paint for compare and contrast? I...

    Started by l1a1 breakdown‎, 11-02-2020 07:06 PM
    bren, ces, chest, labels, markings, ww2
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  5. the Mk3 and the Mk3/1

    I am building a Mk3/1 from a Mk1 and decided to collect up all the threads and other information on the Mk3 and the Mk3/1 please feel free to add...

    Started by Mr E‎, 03-20-2015 10:25 PM
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    mk3, mk3 or 1
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  6. L4 7.62 Conversion Question

    Hello, I'm new to the forum so if I ask really stupid questions please bear with me. I am building an L4 for our British Army Cold War display,...

    Started by Dangerous Don‎, 06-12-2020 06:25 PM
    762, conversion, question
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  7. Help- long Bren sling with 1941 date?

    I’ve just received a NOS single-hook Bren sling and I’m puzzled by the markings. It’s 54” long, without the hook, from the tip of one metal end to...

    Started by Richard W.‎, 05-21-2020 03:08 PM
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    1941, bren, date, long, sling
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  8. Stupid L4 question.

    Okay, this may seem stupid but I’ve never used the “FAL” mags in my Bren MkII. I primarily shoot .308 in my factory original ‘42 Daimler-Monotype...

    Started by TactAdv‎, 05-14-2020 11:45 AM
    question, stupid
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  9. Not a Bren Sling?

    I contacted this vendor on eBay to ask how long his sling was and the reply was that it was 78"/79" long. I replied that it was too long to be a Bren...

    Started by Flying10uk‎, 04-12-2020 12:08 PM
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  10. Butt plate

    Hi all. New to this website, and new to the Bren. I have a buttstock that is missing the metal butt plate. It is definitely not a Mk I. It looks...

    Started by Fleabaggins‎, 03-28-2020 08:15 PM
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  11. Newb question

    Hi all. Hopefully this is a simple question. Does the gas cylinder locking bar (GCLB) serve any purpose other than to index the gas system and/or...

    Started by Fleabaggins‎, 04-02-2020 02:14 AM
    newb, question
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  12. Bren Vest

    I recently purchased this Bren magazine vest which I believe to be an original example. I first became aware of these vests in the late 1970's when a...

    Started by Flying10uk‎, 11-09-2019 03:35 PM
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  13. 7.91

    I bought a bunch of bren gun parts and they are not 303 :move eek: the barrel is marked 7.91 so from my research I guess its 8mm but its also marked...

    Started by Mr E‎, 03-29-2012 11:38 PM
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  14. What is your experience in adapting other tripods or mounts to work with a Bren?

    I'd like to add a tripod to my Bren gun setup. Bren-specific tripods are pricey and uncommon. I already have a tripod for my Browning 1919 that...

    Started by MrNatural‎, 02-25-2015 11:54 PM
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  15. Gas regualator hole sizes ?

    Anyone know if the holes sizes in the gas regular for MkI Bren gun are the same dia. as the holes for the Mk III Bren Gun ?

    Started by tr63‎, 03-04-2020 03:09 PM
    gas, hole, regualator, sizes
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  16. Carry harness for the Bren Gun tripod ?

    Was there a specially made carry/harness other than using the two rifle slings for the Bren gun tripod ? Any pictures of it would be nice to see .

    Started by tr63‎, 02-09-2020 04:14 PM
    bren, carry, gun, harness, tripod
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  17. Looking for Irish Bren and ZB Serial Numbers

    Hello chaps, I'm just adding to the serial database details of the Irish DD Bren Mk1 and ZB guns. Would anyone be willing to pass on what the...

    Started by Brit plumber‎, 11-12-2019 03:00 PM
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    bren, irish, numbers, serial
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  18. Looking for a good copy of B.I.F. 446A or B.I.F 446

    Hi There, I'm currently looking for a good copy of the instruction sheet pasted inside the lid of the Bren 100rd Drum Chest. Found some images on...

    Started by InglisFan‎, 12-29-2019 11:32 AM
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  19. MkI and MkI* Tripods

    Hi, Could someone spell out for me what the differences are between the MkI and MkI* tripods? I have a friend who is looking to sell a spare front...

    Started by peregrinvs‎, 08-14-2012 10:10 AM
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  20. Star Wars MKI Bren!

    Apologies if if this has been posted already, but just saw this promo poster for the Mandalorian, which features most of a MkI Bren. I'm pleased that...

    Started by BurtonP‎, 12-02-2019 01:50 PM
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