Wagon ring mounts

Discussion in 'RLC' started by catchyerselfon, May 2, 2006.

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  1. Hi all
    As the guys who should know im coming here asking a favour.
    Trying to gauge opinion from anyone who has used these type of mounts on the various trucks in service. Preferably in anger rather than up t'range but of course all info is welcome.
    Please pm me if there is anything that should be not in the public domain.
    Thanks in advance
    Catch
     
  2. Is it just me or does the word "ring" have inherent comedy value (especially if you mount them!)
     
  3. Fnarr Fnarr
     
  4. I think I'm right in saying 7 Tpt Regt were the first Unit to fit (and use) capola mounts, if this is an official enquiry you could contact the OpsO. Failing this try 2 LSR.
     
  5. Cheers F_P
    Keep 'em coming everyone
     
  6. WE WERE FIRST TO GET THEM ITS TRUE
     
  7. How did you get on with them MSI64?
    Could take it to the PM, i'll send you one so you can see my intentions.
     
  8. Catchyer....as promised, ages ago(Sorry!) pics of new MAN Support Vehicle cupola...

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  9. Last one...
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  10. Who said the RLC wasn't sexy?
     
  11. me :p

    Did see ring mounts in use on Telic 6 (DAF, Bedford and DROPS). Seemed like the way ahead.
     
  12. On what vehicles? Ring mounts were issued and used extensively during GW1.
     
  13. C5H12O
    Thanks for all your help so far
    Off up to see the beggars tmoro too.
    Anyone that has used a ring mount GW1 to the present day with GPMG please join the 'fray
    Cheers all
    Catch