Anyone up for a spotters thread

Discussion in 'Infantry' started by joey_deacons_lad, Mar 27, 2008.

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  1. Ok other forums have this sort of thing so lets test our knowledge of infantry weapons here's a starter for 10 where was this made as the weapons name is in the title :oops:

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  2. in a factory and it's a rifle?
  3. Carl Gustafs Stads Gevärsfaktori which is in Eskilstuna, Sweden.
  4. Yep i need to work out how to just put a picture in without the description
  5. ok see if this works

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  6. Teeny pic but is it a Mauser 98?

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    Scratch that, Jap Arisaka Type 38.
  7. Lee-Metford, or possibly a Long Lee Enfield. But no magazine!
  8. Ha! Tremble before my might, GunNut!

    He seems to have ripped the pic from Wikipedia:

    Oooh yeah!

    I was just double checking, Scouts' Honour :D
  9. Pah! I'll concede that one. Anoraks at 10 paces, carry on.
  10. Yep it was indeed an ariska il find other sources for my pics in the interests of fairness anyone else want to contribute?
  11. Ok lets make it interesting what is this

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  12. Ok name all the sights that can be fitted to a charlie gee (84mm) and not fitted all at the same time of course?
  13. Błyskawica submachine gun - WW2 copy of the STEN, made by the Polish resistance. :D
  14. Going back to the first one, is that a Swedish Gevar?? If so, I found one in a back yard very close to Springfield Rd nick in 1975. You pull back the reciver on the top to load 'mauser' type rounds, i.e.. those with the 'silver' heads.
  15. give the man a hand spot on :clap: