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  1. Thread: DISGRACEFUL

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    What exactly are the rules on foreign enlistments...

    What exactly are the rules on foreign enlistments in U.K. armed forces these days?
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    "Patreon is the last refuge of a scoundrel" :D ...

    "Patreon is the last refuge of a scoundrel" :D Just kidding!

    S.A.C. Minutes would be worth paying for; what year do your holdings start?
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    Nice way to let off some steam if you can't play...

    Nice way to let off some steam if you can't play ice hockey.

    Bit of a rip that the ball doesn't have any gold in it anymore.

    Reminds one of the prizes at Bisley: in 1860 you could buy a house...
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    Has an Aldis case for sale too, or what is stated...

    Has an Aldis case for sale too, or what is stated to be one.

    Bracket is original IMHO.
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    Muzzle cover for a Nordenfeldt? LOL More and...

    Muzzle cover for a Nordenfeldt? LOL

    More and brighter photos please.
  6. The SMLE was first shortened in that manner in...

    The SMLE was first shortened in that manner in WWI by certain Canadian battalions. They were found particularly useful for bayonet work inside trenches; the bayonets were not shortened however.
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  7. Thread: .303 M-10s?

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    More abused than used by the look of it. Post...

    More abused than used by the look of it. Post some full views perhaps?
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    Most likely. The rifles were used for training...

    Most likely. The rifles were used for training in Canada before being sold to the USA later in the war..
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    As mentioned previously, there is a MkII in a...

    As mentioned previously, there is a MkII in a museum in Calgary that had a Winchester A5 scope fitted at some point. The provenance given is that it was used by Henry Norwest in France; it certainly...
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    Not officially.

    Not officially.
  11. Just a Shin Gunto anyway, so not worth pulling of...

    Just a Shin Gunto anyway, so not worth pulling of the ground in 1945.:D

    Besides, a bullet has nicked the handle.
  12. Or a wife from whom the shed is a place of...

    Or a wife from whom the shed is a place of refuge! :lol:
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    The real question is WWI issue or WWII? I...

    The real question is WWI issue or WWII? I suspect the details of the C Broad Arrow stamp will be the best indication.

    The small EFD stamp on the reinforce that you pointed an arrow at would be...
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    Before the Beeb's coding took over the page there...

    Before the Beeb's coding took over the page there yesterday, I was trying to say that we should not be too quick to judge the French military of 1940. In fact many, probably most units fought hard...
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    This may be of interest: Inversion therapy in...

    This may be of interest: Inversion therapy in patients with pure single level lumbar discogenic disease: a pilot randomized trial - PubMed

    Source is here

    Best of luck with it!
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    Anything marked on the butt disc? (If any) ...

    Anything marked on the butt disc? (If any)

    Anything in the butt trap?
  17. Buerlings plane crashed and burned on take off...

    Buerlings plane crashed and burned on take off from Rome IIRC. Some people felt it was not an accident, but who knows. The same was said about Gen. Sikorski and many others.

    I have an elderly...
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    They have been doing so for a long time. ;) ...

    They have been doing so for a long time. ;)

    And more importantly, so has their leadership.
  19. If I was Israeli I would see a certain meaning in...

    If I was Israeli I would see a certain meaning in ex-German tanks knocked out on the borders; perhaps they remain there for that reason?

    Mark Fenton's work reminds us how much of history is...
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    When were these "class councils" created?

    When were these "class councils" created?
  21. Thread: .303 M-10s?

    by Surpmil
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    Without seeing photos it would be hard to say...

    Without seeing photos it would be hard to say more, but the most likely scenario is a 1910-E. Not a common rifle, even among Rosses.
  22. You're doing a remarkable job, or you welder is!...

    You're doing a remarkable job, or you welder is! ;)

    Years ago I picked up a few boxes of "junk" from the estate of an old school gunsmith and in them were a number of hacksawed-off ears from P14s...
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    If I remember what I read months ago it was...

    If I remember what I read months ago it was suggested that the French government had a hand in either the construction of the level 4 lab at Wuhan or else the ventilation system for it, and that...
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    The Chinese would have no reason to expose their...

    The Chinese would have no reason to expose their own population unless they were sure they had the means to quickly the suppress the disease, and they were sure such means would not be available to,...
  25. Thread: .303 M-10s?

    by Surpmil
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    You're quite right! It was .35 Winchester - not...

    You're quite right! It was .35 Winchester - not sure where that came from now! :confused::D
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