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    Looks to me as if someone has attempted to "bed"...

    Looks to me as if someone has attempted to "bed" the action using some sort of filler; going by whats stuck around the main screw area. Recoil lug's also look dodgy in the photo.
    It looks like the...
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    It should be the natural reaction of anyone with...

    It should be the natural reaction of anyone with a basic level of humanity to help the guy off the fence. You might have a laugh telling your mates about it afterwards; but you'd help him straight...
  3. Thread: For Scale

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    Saw the floods and rain on the news this week,...

    Saw the floods and rain on the news this week, Jeez you guy's are not getting a break!
  4. Thread: Kirk Douglas

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    Sad to hear of his death. Definitely one of the...

    Sad to hear of his death. Definitely one of the great's!
    His starred in Stanley Kubrick's "Paths of Glory"; this was banned in France for many years, due to the subject matter. WWI French Army...
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    The Mark 3 sight has the slide with a sprung...

    The Mark 3 sight has the slide with a sprung lever to adjust on the RH side. My 1944 Maltby has one as original fit. They were cheaper to produce than the Mk1 screw type.
    Adjustment is not as fine...
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    Cinder's, a few more apprentice job's: getting a...

    Cinder's, a few more apprentice job's: getting a spare bubble for the spirit level, a bucket of steam, a hammer for bending glass. etc etc;
  7. Thread: AIR BAG FAULT

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    An Airbag deployment is not far off a black...

    An Airbag deployment is not far off a black powder musket or shotgun noise wise. About 15 years ago we had replaced several drivers side airbags for Mitsubishi; (they had issues with the horn button...
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    The "French" instructions mention the use of the...

    The "French" instructions mention the use of the water anchor, (stowed in the pocket) to help prevent capsizing.
    A very neat article to have.
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    There doesn't seem to be any let up for you guys...

    There doesn't seem to be any let up for you guys in Australia. It's back on the news in Europe now after being off for a week or two. Looks like tha apocalypse in some areas.
    Surprised there does...
  10. Thread: AIR BAG FAULT

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    It is generally recommended that Airbag...

    It is generally recommended that Airbag assemblies are replaced every 10 years in service. However due to the cost; very few clients decide to replace them. In some cases you may have problems...
  11. Thread: Dieppe Raid

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    I think that it was the Royal Navy that got the...

    I think that it was the Royal Navy that got the enigma from a U boat; but Hollywood told the story using a US Navy boat!
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    Reading some of the comments in the first report...

    Reading some of the comments in the first report from Gil was interesting.
    As mentioned in one of those comments; how many criminals handed in weapons?
  13. Thread: Dieppe Raid

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    The Dieppe raid was a disaster. One of those bad...

    The Dieppe raid was a disaster. One of those bad decisions that often occur in wartime; and young men pay the price.
    However it is possible that it made D-Day safer. Finding out how NOT to do...
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    I know theat bush fires are a regular occurrence...

    I know theat bush fires are a regular occurrence in Australia; but I was wondering how long does it take to grow back, to the point where it becomes a risk area again?
    Will you get a free season...
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    That's terrible news Muffet. Can't imagine how...

    That's terrible news Muffet. Can't imagine how the Firemen must be feeling when faced with such inferno's. They must be worn out. Brave men indeed!
    Hope you get a break with the weather. It's been...
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    You would probably need an underground safe room...

    You would probably need an underground safe room at a reasonable depth and maybe a CO2 extinguisher system to assist.

    How are things in Australia now? The fires were all over the news a coupl of...
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    Sound's like he's jinxed! That is some seriously...

    Sound's like he's jinxed! That is some seriously bad luck!
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    Whether it is an old firearm, motorcycle or...

    Whether it is an old firearm, motorcycle or automobile; some collector's just don't get that maintenance is required at regular intervals; even if your not actually using it.
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    Great to see your families trophies Muffet. You...

    Great to see your families trophies Muffet. You must be very pleased to have recovered them. Well done!
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    Thanks for posting that Gil. Interesting story...

    Thanks for posting that Gil.
    Interesting story and the finer details will probably never be known.
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    It's an interesting story; but would be nice to...

    It's an interesting story; but would be nice to see some official verification. There wasn't much threat of invasion after the Germans went into Russia. Handing out weapons for resistance in the UK...
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    Done. I'd like to take the opportunity to thank...

    Done. I'd like to take the opportunity to thank Badger and all the member's of this site. I have learnt a lot of very useful and interesting info over the years.
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    It is not uncommon to see a rear sight...

    It is not uncommon to see a rear sight re-numbered when it has been replaced with a serviceable used part.
    I had a similar crossed out marking and re-numbered rear sight on my No1 MkIII* rifle
  24. Thread: Jutland Doco

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    Very interesting documentary. Watched it today. ...

    Very interesting documentary. Watched it today.
    The wreckage seems to clarify the poor handling of the cordite charges as the reason the ships effectively blew themselves up after being hit.
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    What channel is it on? Youtube?

    What channel is it on? Youtube?
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