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by DuncaninFrance
Sat Feb 24, 2018 6:42 am
Forum: Veterans Remember
Topic: THE FIRST WORLD WAR as reported in the daily news
Replies: 589
Views: 46338

Re: THE FIRST WORLD WAR as reported in the daily news

I just tweeked it to see if there was any chance of ID'ing the guns................ :FRA:

Here a possibility. https://www.militaryfactory.com/armor/detail.asp?armor_id=1034
by DuncaninFrance
Fri Feb 23, 2018 8:46 am
Forum: Veterans Remember
Topic: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918
Replies: 1208
Views: 80835

Re: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918

Saturday Feb 23 1918
by DuncaninFrance
Thu Feb 22, 2018 11:48 am
Forum: Gun Law around the world
Topic: I don't know what the real answer to crazy mass killers is
Replies: 4
Views: 30

Re: I don't know what the real answer to crazy mass killers is

I can just see the press taking a lot of notice of that idea :roll:
by DuncaninFrance
Thu Feb 22, 2018 5:20 am
Forum: Shooting the Breeze
Topic: Billy Graham kicks the bucket
Replies: 2
Views: 23

Re: Billy Graham kicks the bucket

Just a noisy god botherer to me I am afraid, even if Cliff Richard liked him.............
by DuncaninFrance
Thu Feb 22, 2018 5:17 am
Forum: Veterans Remember
Topic: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918
Replies: 1208
Views: 80835

Re: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918

Friday Feb 22 1918
by DuncaninFrance
Thu Feb 22, 2018 4:10 am
Forum: Gun Law around the world
Topic: I don't know what the real answer to crazy mass killers is
Replies: 4
Views: 30

Re: I don't know what the real answer to crazy mass killers is

Guns don't kill people - PEOPLE kill people...................... Yes, I know it has been said many times but it IS true. So part the gun from the person and what happens. The person who was going to kill with the gun would likely kill with something else - a truck, a car, an ax, a knife, a bow, a b...
by DuncaninFrance
Thu Feb 22, 2018 3:46 am
Forum: Milsurp After Hours
Topic: Went to the range today for a change
Replies: 13
Views: 62

Re: Went to the range today for a change

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Well done Robert, see how easy it is............ :lol: :lol:
by DuncaninFrance
Wed Feb 21, 2018 6:20 am
Forum: Veterans Remember
Topic: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918
Replies: 1208
Views: 80835

Re: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918

Thursday Feb 21 1918
by DuncaninFrance
Wed Feb 21, 2018 3:51 am
Forum: Veterans Remember
Topic: THE FIRST WORLD WAR as reported in the daily news
Replies: 589
Views: 46338

Re: THE FIRST WORLD WAR as reported in the daily news

Lead toy soldiers to Germany for making bullets - filthy swine............
by DuncaninFrance
Tue Feb 20, 2018 5:37 am
Forum: Veterans Remember
Topic: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918
Replies: 1208
Views: 80835

Re: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918

Wednesday Feb 20 1918
by DuncaninFrance
Tue Feb 20, 2018 3:39 am
Forum: Shooting the Breeze
Topic: Quick trip.....
Replies: 4
Views: 51

Re: Quick trip.....

So, what is the actual point of those?
I have seen yellow arrow like attachments that would show if a wheel nut was loose but these just look pointless........
by DuncaninFrance
Mon Feb 19, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: Classic British Firearms
Topic: Martini-Henry Artillery Carbine Mk.I
Replies: 37
Views: 1014

Re: Martini-Henry Artillery Carbine Mk.I

First 5 were slow, second 5 were too but I speeded up for the third five to make it a better video............. :bigsmile:
by DuncaninFrance
Mon Feb 19, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: Other Firearms that We Have an Interest In
Topic: SAVAGE MODEL 99c
Replies: 0
Views: 17

SAVAGE MODEL 99c

Just won this on Naturabuy.
Savage Model 99c in .284 Winchester.
Dies, Powder, Cases and Bullets all on order...............
by DuncaninFrance
Mon Feb 19, 2018 11:47 am
Forum: Other Firearms that We Have an Interest In
Topic: Savage model 99
Replies: 8
Views: 82

Re: Savage model 99

Offer on the Savage accepted........... :lol: :lol: :lol:
by DuncaninFrance
Mon Feb 19, 2018 6:02 am
Forum: Veterans Remember
Topic: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918
Replies: 1208
Views: 80835

Re: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918

Tuesday Feb 19 1918
by DuncaninFrance
Mon Feb 19, 2018 5:29 am
Forum: Photography and other Hobbies
Topic: The camera of the Vietnam war
Replies: 11
Views: 99

Re: The camera of the Vietnam war

joseyclosey wrote:Thanks for clarifying Gents, I can't remember the camera I had but it did take the 110 cartridge. I must have bought it in 72 as I have pics taken then in Cyprus. Here's one of them.


As 110 it may well have been a Minolta. Something like this?
by DuncaninFrance
Mon Feb 19, 2018 5:20 am
Forum: Classic British Firearms
Topic: Martini-Henry Artillery Carbine Mk.I
Replies: 37
Views: 1014

Re: Martini-Henry Artillery Carbine Mk.I

Udder cream Joe, just a small amount on the nose. It softens the crud in the barrel and makes it easy to clean. I pulled the barrel through twice after I shot and then cleaned it with my patent steam wand about 3 hours later and there was hardly and fouling in the water. A lot of the British Militar...
by DuncaninFrance
Mon Feb 19, 2018 5:13 am
Forum: Other Firearms that We Have an Interest In
Topic: Savage model 99
Replies: 8
Views: 82

Re: Savage model 99

Just been outbid for the .22 :bigsmile: :bigsmile: :bigsmile: so have made an offer on the Savage.............
by DuncaninFrance
Mon Feb 19, 2018 3:28 am
Forum: Classic British Firearms
Topic: Martini-Henry Artillery Carbine Mk.I
Replies: 37
Views: 1014

Re: Martini-Henry Artillery Carbine Mk.I

MAH was down last night so could not post the Youtube link but here it is now.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yHAcR8mqbug :GBR:
by DuncaninFrance
Mon Feb 19, 2018 3:24 am
Forum: The After Hours Funnies
Topic: Penguin Ritual...........
Replies: 3
Views: 52

Re: Penguin Ritual...........

Just LOVE it when I get a groan from Vern :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
by DuncaninFrance
Sun Feb 18, 2018 1:44 pm
Forum: Classic British Firearms
Topic: Martini-Henry Artillery Carbine Mk.I
Replies: 37
Views: 1014

Re: Martini-Henry Artillery Carbine Mk.I

Finally..............range time with a result! I have not enjoyed shooting a 'new' rifle so much in ages :shock: It is a beauty.................. FIRST EVER 5 ROUNDS.jpg NEXT 10 + Scmidt-Rubin G11.jpg Bottle of hot, soapy water to keep the crud soft for when i get home. PRE CLEAN.jpg There will be a...
by DuncaninFrance
Sun Feb 18, 2018 11:00 am
Forum: The After Hours Funnies
Topic: Adoption problems......
Replies: 0
Views: 24

Adoption problems......

A husband and wife who work for the circus go to an adoption agency. Social workers there raise doubts about the living conditions in a circus, but the couple produces photos of their 50-foot luxury motor home, which is clean and well-maintained and equipped with a beautiful nursery. The social work...
by DuncaninFrance
Sun Feb 18, 2018 5:27 am
Forum: The After Hours Funnies
Topic: Penguin Ritual...........
Replies: 3
Views: 52

Penguin Ritual...........

Penguin Ritual Did you ever wonder why there are no dead penguins on the ice in Antarctica ? Where do they go? Wonder no more ! ! ! It is a known fact that the penguin is a very ritualistic bird which lives an extremely ordered and complex life. The penguin is very committed to its family and will m...
by DuncaninFrance
Sun Feb 18, 2018 4:30 am
Forum: Veterans Remember
Topic: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918
Replies: 1208
Views: 80835

Re: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918

Monday Feb 18 1918
by DuncaninFrance
Sun Feb 18, 2018 3:38 am
Forum: Classic British Firearms
Topic: Pattern 14 at the range
Replies: 3
Views: 46

Re: Pattern 14 at the range

Very nice Joe, I can smell the moors!
Wish we had some trench shooting points, I loved them.............
by DuncaninFrance
Sat Feb 17, 2018 3:29 pm
Forum: Other Firearms that We Have an Interest In
Topic: Savage model 99
Replies: 8
Views: 82

Re: Savage model 99

I HATE HIM............................................. :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: I am currently chasing a 99c in .284 Win. __00001_Carabine-Savage-Mod-99C-DV50-4.JPG __00009_Carabine-Savage-Mod-99C-DV50-4.JPG Unfortunately, before this came up I put a silly bid on a Miroku Browning .22 lever gu...
by DuncaninFrance
Sat Feb 17, 2018 10:15 am
Forum: Veterans Remember
Topic: THE FIRST WORLD WAR as reported in the daily news
Replies: 589
Views: 46338

Re: THE FIRST WORLD WAR as reported in the daily news

I'm a Pisseduoptesticostalist :roll:
by DuncaninFrance
Sat Feb 17, 2018 10:13 am
Forum: Veterans Remember
Topic: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918
Replies: 1208
Views: 80835

Re: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918

Sunday Feb 17 1918
by DuncaninFrance
Sat Feb 17, 2018 6:08 am
Forum: Photography and other Hobbies
Topic: The camera of the Vietnam war
Replies: 11
Views: 99

Re: The camera of the Vietnam war

Never had one. I think at that time I was using a Russian 35mm in one of those smelly fake leather cases. This looks familier :shock:
by DuncaninFrance
Fri Feb 16, 2018 6:47 am
Forum: Veterans Remember
Topic: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918
Replies: 1208
Views: 80835

Re: DIARY OF THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918

Saturday Feb 16 1918

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