Search:

Type: Posts; User: gsimmons; Excluded Forums: Milsurp Knowledge Libraries (READ ONLY)

Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.07 seconds.

  1. Production date of the Waltham is about 1940 and...

    Production date of the Waltham is about 1940 and is a model 1908 Crescent St. with press in jewels.
  2. Replies
    31
    Views
    2,947

    Well done! Looks great!

    Well done! Looks great!
  3. View Post

    Letís see the inside, please. The backs should unscrew.
    I doubt the Waltham is an 8 day watch. The are both General Service Temporary Pattern or Time Piece(depending on who you ask). They were used...
  4. Replies
    3
    Views
    178

    View Post

    I think itís made by Armi Sport.
  5. https://www.milsurps.com/images/imported/2019/11/4...

    https://www.milsurps.com/images/imported/2019/11/48c9a7792ddf771730f23cc043546328-1.jpghttps://www.milsurps.com/images/imported/2019/11/93ec2a2358f8ecb41a0165fd787c345d-1.jpghttps://www.milsurps.com/i...
  6. View Post

    Itís an original
  7. Thread: GSTP

    by gsimmons
    Replies
    24
    Views
    963

    GSTP

    The ďlesserĒ ones are still good watches just varying desirability. The Omegas and Longines seem to be the most desirable.
  8. Thread: GSTP

    by gsimmons
    Replies
    24
    Views
    963

    GSTP

    No, Peter I havenít worked on or even seen a Kurt before. Iíve worked on the main ones of course.
  9. Thread: GSTP

    by gsimmons
    Replies
    24
    Views
    963

    Yes, the watch you purchased is a Watch, G.S. ...

    Yes, the watch you purchased is a Watch, G.S. GSTP, from what Iíve found means general service temporary pattern, because were trying to gather as many watches as they could for service. Peter may...
  10. Thread: GSTP

    by gsimmons
    Replies
    24
    Views
    963

    To answer Michaels question, the Crystal is made...

    To answer Michaels question, the Crystal is made of celluloid and they yellow over time. When they decompose they cause the hands and other steel parts directly exposed to rust. Have it replaced by...
  11. Replies
    31
    Views
    2,947

    The muzzle is up on the two band pictures.

    The muzzle is up on the two band pictures.
  12. Replies
    31
    Views
    2,947

    Hope these help....

    Hope these help....
  13. Replies
    9
    Views
    895

    View Post

    Itís an original WWI era US Quartermaster Corp uniform,rather complete as well. Staff sergeant chevrons.
  14. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,419

    Look up the battle of Chateau-Thierry 18 July...

    Look up the battle of Chateau-Thierry 18 July 1918.
  15. Replies
    10
    Views
    2,038

    Need L1A1 inner stock return/ recoil spring

    You must admit heíd probably look fetching in a too too. I think heís got the legs for it. [emoji2]
    Sorry, back to the L1A1.[emoji2]
  16. Replies
    10
    Views
    2,038

    View Post

    Donít judge, Gil. Itís 2019 after all.[emoji2]
  17. Replies
    7
    Views
    659

    You may not want to google that.

    You may not want to google that.
  18. Thread: Sharps M1863

    by gsimmons
    Replies
    13
    Views
    3,137

    Sharps M1863

    That is exactly how the B.B. was in my Shiloh sharps. I hand stoned the surface until it fit nice and tight, no slop at all and I had to lever it out like yours.
    They are a lot of fun arenít they,...
  19. Thread: Sharps M1863

    by gsimmons
    Replies
    13
    Views
    3,137

    Sharps M1863

    The Shiloh sharps I had had a tight fitting gas check or plate. Not loose fitting at all. I made the longer cartridges out of nitrated paper with ring tailed bullet. When you loaded it, the plate was...
  20. Thread: Sharps M1863

    by gsimmons
    Replies
    13
    Views
    3,137

    Can we see some pictures of the breach block...

    Can we see some pictures of the breach block etc., Patrick?
  21. Thread: Sharps M1863

    by gsimmons
    Replies
    13
    Views
    3,137

    Used to shoot a Shiloh sharps. They are as close...

    Used to shoot a Shiloh sharps. They are as close to original as possible. Does this help? I loaded as original with nitrated cartridges.
  22. Replies
    32
    Views
    5,152

    View Post

    Donít tell him your name,Pike.
  23. Replies
    32
    Views
    5,152

    What is Wrong With This Picture?

    Oi, Merle....
    https://www.milsurps.com/images/imported/2018/06/01d7a99d8f3a470f59f2ffa52ce14848-1.jpg


    PS, Iím just having fun.[emoji2]
  24. Replies
    13
    Views
    4,145

    Ummm.... Sorry, could you repeat the...

    Ummm....



    Sorry, could you repeat the question, please?
  25. Try a British P1907 bayonet.

    Try a British P1907 bayonet.
Results 1 to 25 of 120
Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4
Turner Slings