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Forum: Other LMG/HMG and SMG Forum

Forum for discussion of SMG’s (Sten, Sterling, Lanchester, Thompson etc.) and LMG/HMG's (MG08/15, Vickers, Lewis, MG34/42, Browning etc.), accessories, ammunition, and accoutrements.

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  1. Sticky Thread The MG08

    In Europe and Canada there are several fine collections of WWI German MG (with the USA maintaining their live MG shoot capability) so in some...

    Started by MG1918‎, 02-08-2013 11:33 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread The MG08/15

    With the success of the lewis the Imperial German Army needed an equivalent, and as efficient as ever why not take advantage of existing parts and...

    Started by MG1918‎, 02-08-2013 11:43 PM
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  3. Arrow Sticky Thread Vickers Mk1 Machine Gun (Pattern Room Drawing)

    Here's a very large pattern room drawing for the the Vickers Mk1 machine gun, which I thought they might be of some interest to members here. :thup:...

    Started by Rick‎, 11-25-2014 06:27 AM
    drawing, gun, machine, mk1, pattern, room, vickers
    • Replies: 9
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    12-14-2016, 12:33 PM Go to last post
  4. Post Sticky Thread Lewis Gun Love Affair

    :beerchug: With thanks to member Graeme "broadarrow303" Barber, an excellent new research article about the Lewis Gun has been added to the...

    Started by Badger‎, 04-03-2016 08:45 AM
    affair, gun, lewis, love
    • Replies: 1
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    12-12-2016, 11:04 PM Go to last post
  5. Thumbs up Sticky Thread A NEW Butt for your Mk5 Sten

    By Peter Laidler With thanks to Vincent from the forum and Brian (at BDL Ltd) So you want or need a new butt for your Mk5 Sten gun do you? ...

    Started by Peter Laidler‎, 03-07-2016 05:19 AM
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    Other than someone who fails to say thank you when they get an answer to a question they’ve posted, I don’t think there’s anything more frustrating...

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    The answer is YES … :beerchug: With the evolution of technology, many of our very active members want to keep current viewing our forums using...

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» Normal Threads
  1. Early Sten MK II, Wrapped body

    Hi all, Vincent suggested putting some pictures up of my MKII as it may be of interest to some. Its an early UK deact, Fazakerly made with a...

    Started by lugerfan‎, 05-20-2017 02:15 PM
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  2. Strange ZB 26 bipod

    Note the strange half sleeve.... seems to be an original part but not to put on zb26.... any suggestion?

    Started by Luis Bren‎, 05-18-2017 10:02 AM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 12
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    05-21-2017, 01:54 AM Go to last post
  3. Sterling L2A3 NZ contract

    Hi all, just thought I'd upload some pics of my Sterling Mk4 L2A3. Old Spec UK Deact It was my final purchase before the Old Spec sales ban. UK...

    Started by lugerfan‎, 05-13-2017 07:21 AM
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    05-20-2017, 01:44 PM Go to last post
  4. Sten Mags in storage....

    Picked up these today from a mate, just wonder if anyone else has seen them in this storage wrap? its what we call denso tape and used to wrap parts...

    Started by bigduke6‎, 05-13-2017 01:14 PM
    2 Pages
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    mags, sten, storage
    • Replies: 13
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    05-19-2017, 05:26 AM Go to last post
  5. Sterling L2A3 New Zealand Contract Serial Numbers

    Hi, not sure how useful this will be but here goes.... as promised, here are the serial numbers I've tracked down with the corresponding NZ...

    Started by lugerfan‎, 05-15-2017 12:19 PM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 17
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    05-18-2017, 07:35 PM Go to last post
  6. Id LMG in Vietnam War

    October 27, 1966 Viet Cong guerrillas in small boats patrol the Saigon River in South Vietnam in photo taken by communist forces

    Started by Luis Bren‎, 05-16-2017 10:26 PM
    lmg, vietnam, war
    • Replies: 5
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    05-17-2017, 09:47 AM Go to last post
  7. Help in Identifying Canadian C1 SMG Tools?

    Please help, in identifying these tools. I purchased them, some 25 years ago, while visiting a dealer in Port Elgin Ontario. If I recall correctly,...

    Started by TDW‎, 05-13-2017 08:22 PM
    canadian, identifying, smg, tools
    • Replies: 3
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    05-14-2017, 05:11 AM Go to last post
  8. Video - STEN Suppressed Sub Machine Gun

    Thought some of you would also enjoy a look at these suppressed STENs.

    Started by Vincent‎, 05-12-2017 10:03 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    gun, machine, sten, suppressed, video
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 236
    05-13-2017, 07:14 PM Go to last post
  9. Question Getting dents out of Sterling magazines

    Anyone have any tips on getting dents out of Sterling magazines? The backseat of my pickup came down and put a big dent in a really nice magazine....

    Started by Vincent‎, 05-11-2017 08:23 PM
    dents, magazines, sterling
    • Replies: 6
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    05-12-2017, 12:02 PM Go to last post
  10. Lanchester Mk1 SMG

    Is there a forum member out there with a photo of a unmodifed Mk1 Lanchester SMG? Every Mk1 I've seen has been modified to Mk1* standard, I can't...

    Started by Brit plumber‎, 04-07-2010 07:22 AM
    11 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 11
    • Replies: 109
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    05-12-2017, 10:25 AM Go to last post
  11. ZB26 in Vietnam War

    Vietnam War 1965 - Two young North Vietnamese girls learn how to handle a machine gun During the Vietnam War, two young North Vietnamese girls...

    Started by Luis Bren‎, 05-07-2017 07:56 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    vietnam, war, zb26
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 419
    05-09-2017, 04:01 PM Go to last post
  12. Lehky kulomet Vzor 30

    Hi Fellows I share with us a Deactivated Lehky kulomet Vzor 30 Display

    Started by Luis Bren‎, 02-25-2017 09:42 PM
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 5
    • Replies: 49
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  13. This is my new Sten. There are many other like it, but this one is now mine...

    Greetings all. One of my men, knowing my penchant for things British in general and WW2 weapons in particular, gifted me a Sten yesterday. It's...

    Started by 5 Commando‎, 03-18-2017 05:49 AM
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 7
    • Replies: 65
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    05-01-2017, 03:45 AM Go to last post
  14. Lanchester SMG HELP Please

    Hello, Can I get some help please, I have been looking at some Lanchesters and notice that a small amount of them have a dirty great cut out of the...

    Started by David H‎, 04-29-2017 07:15 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 19
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    04-30-2017, 05:54 AM Go to last post
  15. Bren Gun Mag. Loader ?

    Anyone seen a Bren GUN mag. loader ?What did it look like ? How did it work ?

    Started by tr63‎, 04-19-2017 09:21 AM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    • Replies: 37
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    04-26-2017, 01:05 PM Go to last post
  16. Six pointed Star marking on Sten mag.

    While cleaning the storage grease off this Sten mag today, I noticed that it has a six pointed star marking on the casing but no other markings apart...

    Started by Flying10uk‎, 04-07-2017 11:04 AM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    • Replies: 38
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    04-14-2017, 05:27 PM Go to last post
  17. 1953 M3 AC .50 Caliber MG - Canadian Issue

    Purchased this very cool deactivated .50 Cal from the same seller that had the Maxim I posted. I got one hell of a deal for both guns so I couldn't...

    Started by mk1rceme‎, 04-04-2017 11:59 AM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 29
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    04-14-2017, 04:34 PM Go to last post
  18. Name this HMG, please.

    I photographed this MG a couple of years ago at the Cobatton Combat Collection and it is in a glass case, so not easy to photograph. Is anyone able...

    Started by Flying10uk‎, 04-07-2017 12:07 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 13
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    04-09-2017, 09:45 AM Go to last post
  19. Bren gun History and development

    Hello I have taken to writing a peace on the history and development of the bren LMG. hears what i have so far could I have assistance on good...

    Started by CGP1999‎, 03-30-2017 04:00 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    bren, development, gun, history
    • Replies: 22
    • Views: 745
    04-08-2017, 03:04 AM Go to last post
  20. German Maxim MG Nr.165

    Bought this historic piece, and a 50 Cal. recently...found on the bald *** Alberta prairie in a town of 1500 people. I had no idea about it's history...

    Started by mk1rceme‎, 04-03-2017 12:53 PM
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    1 2
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 703
    04-06-2017, 08:14 PM Go to last post

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