1. Announcement:
    Contributing Member Plan Available !
    Badger ‎(Administrator)
    10-29-2006
    Views:
    49,331
+ Post New Thread
Page 1 of 12 1 2 3 11 ... LastLast
Threads 1 to 20 of 223

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.

» Sticky Threads
  1. 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 07:27 AM
    drawing, gun, machine, mk1, pattern, room, vickers
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 1,483
    12-14-2016, 01:33 PM Go to last post
  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, 02-09-2013 12:43 AM
    6 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 6
    • Replies: 53
    • Views: 10,001
    12-13-2016, 12:13 AM Go to last post
  3. 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, 02-09-2013 12:33 AM
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 5
    • Replies: 43
    • Views: 6,566
    12-13-2016, 12:11 AM 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 09:45 AM
    affair, gun, lewis, love
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 384
    12-13-2016, 12:04 AM 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 06:19 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 27
    • Views: 1,674
    07-26-2016, 04:32 AM Go to last post
  6. Question Global Thread Help: What is good forum etiquette and how do I deal with other members who make me angry?

    Hello folks … :) I'd like to remind everyone to re-read our Forum Rules & Site User Agreement (click here), particularly the section which covers...

    Started by Badger‎, 01-02-2017 02:32 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 326
    01-10-2017 02:04 AM Go to last post
  7. Question Global Thread Help: How safe from viruses and hackers am I when using the Milsurps.Com web site?

    Today’s Internet exposes computer users and the web sites they access, to a wide range of malicious pieces of infectious software code, designed to...

    Started by Badger‎, 03-03-2016 08:20 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 3,018
    01-09-2017 11:50 AM Go to last post
  8. Question Global Thread Help: Where can I discuss politics and gun legislation issues?

    Why have a separate Social Groups area? Over the last 10 years, we’ve received many requests to permit broader public discussions amongst members,...

    Started by Badger‎, 08-08-2016 11:35 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,147
    08-24-2016 10:52 PM Go to last post
  9. Question Global Thread Help: Why am I having a problem uploading pics to attach to my posts?

    There are some members who seem to experience site time-outs, or other problems when uploading pics as attachments to their threads and posts. It...

    Started by Badger‎, 04-26-2016 06:25 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,459
    04-27-2016 09:10 AM Go to last post
  10. Question Global Thread Help: How do I find threads with questions that have never been answered?

    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...

    Started by Badger‎, 02-26-2016 10:16 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,596
    02-26-2016 02:26 PM Go to last post
  11. Question Global Thread Help: What is the Advisory Panel Review & Validation Service?

    <center><img src="images/advisory_panel_reviewed_medium.png" alt="This item has been reviewed by members of the Milsurps Advisory Panel."><img...

    Started by Badger‎, 02-19-2014 11:18 AM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 16,944
    01-23-2015 02:37 AM Go to last post
» Normal Threads
  1. Pakistani made Sten Mk. V

    I was asked if ein ever heard about pakistani made Sten Mk. Vs. He has an example stampes with "P.O.F. 65" and an "A00..." serial number. A Pakistani...

    Started by Melanie_Daniels‎, 01-18-2017 11:49 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 79
    Today, 05:41 AM Go to last post
  2. Highest known Sterling L34A1 - Mk5 ?

    Here is Mk5 serial # S 4167, the book estimates 3500 commercially manufactured as I recall

    Started by Lee Enfield‎, 07-27-2016 02:25 PM
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 5
    • Replies: 41
    • Views: 1,405
    Today, 02:57 AM Go to last post
  3. Any Rich Benifactors feeling generous??

    Deactivated WWII Vickers MKI Machine Gun - Allied Deactivated Guns - Deactivated Guns If we have any rich benefactors among our membership, its my...

    Started by mrclark303‎, 01-07-2017 12:09 PM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    • Replies: 30
    • Views: 670
    01-16-2017, 11:31 PM Go to last post
  4. Mystery part sort of quiz to identify this part

    I found this black color harden steel part among some US machine gun parts years ago. I always thought it was some sort of gage, it is almost the...

    Started by RCS‎, 01-10-2017 05:17 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 345
    01-15-2017, 07:50 AM Go to last post
  5. Arrow Vickers Turkish Contract MG

    Hello everyone. I'm pretty new to forums so please bear with me as I learn my way around and try to use the site. I happened across this site...

    Started by Go Vickers‎, 01-08-2017 10:28 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 131
    01-09-2017, 09:16 PM Go to last post
  6. "French"-"Broken" Sten Stocks

    Does anyone know why the same eBay vendor keeps producing Sten Socks which they claim to have sourced in France yet they all seem to have broken keys...

    Started by Flying10uk‎, 01-01-2017 07:58 AM
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 5
    • Replies: 41
    • Views: 702
    01-09-2017, 04:23 AM Go to last post
  7. Wink Polish PM-63 RAK: Help Please!

    Hi all, If you noticed me from the Bren forum, not only am I going to receive a Bren cutaway, but also a wonderful PM-63 machine pistol, also in...

    Started by Meerkoos‎, 01-07-2017 02:24 PM
    automatic, machine pistol, pm63, polish, rak, submachine gun
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 107
    01-07-2017, 08:23 PM Go to last post
  8. tripping lever - sten

    hi all found this in some parts I just acquired. is the top one rare ?, as it looks milled to me. bottom obviously stamped thanks

    Started by philb‎, 01-03-2017 09:14 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 287
    01-05-2017, 08:21 PM Go to last post
  9. Question STEN and mag go gauge

    Hello All, I'm a first time member. I live in the USA and just recently acquired my first STEN MK2. It was assembled by Fazakerley under their...

    Started by Scott C‎, 12-09-2016 06:41 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 400
    01-05-2017, 01:17 AM Go to last post
  10. L2A4 sterling

    What is the difference between a L2A4 and a L2A3 sterling?

    Started by can14‎, 12-18-2016 03:47 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    l2a4, sterling
    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 531
    01-04-2017, 10:15 PM Go to last post
  11. EM2 production

    Morning all, following on from our lively debate regarding the SA80, I wanted to take us back to another era and another bullpup, the EM2. I had...

    Started by mrclark303‎, 07-21-2016 04:31 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 23
    • Views: 1,017
    01-04-2017, 03:42 PM Go to last post
  12. Sterling Mk4 L2A3

    Treated myself to one of the above yesterday at the War & Peace Show.:) Here's a couple of quick cameraphone pictures: I had a slow methodical...

    Started by peregrinvs‎, 07-19-2016 10:18 AM
    14 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 14
    • Replies: 132
    • Views: 3,978
    01-03-2017, 05:31 PM Go to last post
  13. Early Manufactured (pre-war) MG34 Ammunition Tin

    I was lucky enough while looking through a pile of MG34/42 ammo tins to spot this relatively early 1937 example amongst all the later WW2 produced...

    Started by Flying10uk‎, 12-28-2016 07:47 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 236
    01-03-2017, 03:55 AM Go to last post
  14. A question for Capt Laidler on the Sten

    So my lovely wife bought me a copy of your book; "The Sten Machine Carbine" and while I enjoyed it a lot and am now thinking I need a L50A1 to go...

    Started by Frederick303‎, 12-26-2016 07:18 PM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    capt, laidler, question, sten
    • Replies: 39
    • Views: 849
    01-02-2017, 08:01 AM Go to last post
  15. Converted Sterling Mk7 pistol

    Looks like it was a semi--auto that has been converted to a full-auto post dealer sample. http://www.gunbroker.com/item/609367080 Interesting...

    Started by Vincent‎, 12-31-2016 12:12 AM
    converted, mk7, pistol, sterling
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 133
    12-31-2016, 06:36 PM Go to last post
  16. 8mm vickers

    How many 8mm vickers were made? I have one all blue

    Started by can14‎, 12-28-2016 07:51 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 262
    12-30-2016, 10:50 PM Go to last post
  17. 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 08:22 AM
    11 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 11
    • Replies: 101
    • Views: 34,734
    12-27-2016, 08:29 AM Go to last post
  18. Austin manufactured MK1 Sten mag

    I have this MK1 Sten mag manufactured by the Austin Motor Company and it is quite interesting in that a slightly a different to the normal method of...

    Started by Flying10uk‎, 12-24-2016 08:32 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 292
    12-25-2016, 08:46 PM Go to last post
  19. Silenced MK5 Sten

    Is this silenced MK5 Sten (U.K. deactivated) something of a rarity? I thought that Mk2s were mainly used for silenced versions?

    Started by Flying10uk‎, 12-23-2016 01:53 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 211
    12-23-2016, 04:01 PM Go to last post
  20. RPD belt loading

    Got an RPD (DSA semi auto) the other day, just needed another belt feed for the collection. Loading the belts ruins fingers quickly, so I cobbled...

    Started by jdmcomp‎, 11-18-2016 02:37 PM
    belt, loading, rpd
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 302
    12-23-2016, 04:36 AM Go to last post

+ Post New Thread
Page 1 of 12 1 2 3 11 ... LastLast

Forum Information and Options

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts