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  1. A20 Havocs were RAF Bostons. Same thing...

    A20 Havocs were RAF Bostons. Same thing...
  2. Sum total of the parts will come to $700 I should...

    Sum total of the parts will come to $700 I should think. How's the bore?
  3. No, customs and excise would sacrifice a man so...

    No, customs and excise would sacrifice a man so they have a representative there to collect...
  4. I saw that...you US troops would have to correct...

    I saw that...you US troops would have to correct me here but in this situation I thought he'd be roasted for not having the outer on? We would...

    I should think it's AP because they issued only...
  5. Jim was thoughtful to all others... I once...

    Jim was thoughtful to all others... I once commented on how much I'd like to have one of the US issue Case made paratroop switchblades. He immediately sent me a PM suggesting they were only about...
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    I mean pull up stakes and move to the USA. There...

    I mean pull up stakes and move to the USA. There HAVE been a few.

    Finding your parts here in Canada is going to be a task, as described. They won't be allowed in from outside.
  7. So, yes...about the size of my little 60 Yamaha.

    So, yes...about the size of my little 60 Yamaha.
  8. Now I simply have to chrome mine too...

    Now I simply have to chrome mine too...
  9. Looks like about 1961 when East met West for the...

    Looks like about 1961 when East met West for the last time till '89.
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    Well that would be easy. We've had a few do that...

    Well that would be easy. We've had a few do that too...
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    Sticky: So long Jim, I talked to him and we had business....

    So long Jim, I talked to him and we had business. I missed meeting him only by the distance of the straights between us, about 35 miles... RIP buddy.
  12. Maybe next time you could get a shot with you...

    Maybe next time you could get a shot with you next to it for scale...I think I can imagine how big they are though. Like I compared...
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    I remember that one well, including the effort to...

    I remember that one well, including the effort to obtain an FRT. More like creating a category...
  14. Of course it does, if he hadn't been taken to...

    Of course it does, if he hadn't been taken to task he'd never have let on...
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    The dry tumble weeds there in Pendleton were high...

    The dry tumble weeds there in Pendleton were high too. I got commended for the hustle used to get there before the rest knew what was going to happen...still the fire was immediately almost out of...
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    Well...an actual Sten is a converted auto or FA. ...

    Well...an actual Sten is a converted auto or FA. Here we go again building something from scratch and calling it something else. If it was once a Sten it's always one. If you're using FA parts,...
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    How do you intend to build one of those here in...

    How do you intend to build one of those here in Canada? Those are long since a prohib... You might be able to get a set of parts from Marstar if you message him, or maybe from Collector Source in...
  18. Looks about the size of the 60cc Suzuki I had at...

    Looks about the size of the 60cc Suzuki I had at 16. Wonder what a guy the size of Cinders would look like on it. Circus bear I should think...
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    I think it was actually 1984...I remember we set...

    I think it was actually 1984...I remember we set the brush on fire up in the hills behind the hospital and I had to run over to fight the fire. Paraflare...the war had to stop for firefighting or we...
  20. Never see those here.

    Never see those here.
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    I just remember drilling the holes...across I...

    I just remember drilling the holes...across I think, not vertical. You could also have joined the holes up and removed the material in between several. I can't remember how big the holes were...
  22. To be honest...if I were his Snr NCO, I'd have...

    To be honest...if I were his Snr NCO, I'd have him over to QM to draw a new one. Once they're gimped they aren't reliable. Can't imagine where he'd store it until repat, you can't ship it home as...
  23. Has to be a later photo too, right hand M1 rifle...

    Has to be a later photo too, right hand M1 rifle has a M1 sling, flat slider...the Carbine up front seems to have an adjustable sight...or is it just me? Wonder where this one was taken...
  24. Pretty close...

    Pretty close...
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    Quad fifty, always a favorite when fire...

    Quad fifty, always a favorite when fire discipline is required. At least the platforms of the aircraft had no trouble hauling ammo. Surprised they didn't run trays back into the fuselage and just...
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