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by MG1918
Fri Apr 03, 2020 11:01 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08
Replies: 89
Views: 23905

Re: MG08

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by MG1918
Fri Apr 03, 2020 10:59 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08/15
Replies: 123
Views: 52615

Re: MG08/15

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by MG1918
Mon Mar 30, 2020 12:49 pm
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08
Replies: 89
Views: 23905

Re: MG08

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by MG1918
Mon Mar 30, 2020 12:42 pm
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08/15
Replies: 123
Views: 52615

Re: MG08/15

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by MG1918
Sat Mar 21, 2020 9:30 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08
Replies: 89
Views: 23905

Re: MG08

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by MG1918
Sat Mar 21, 2020 9:27 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08/15
Replies: 123
Views: 52615

Re: MG08/15

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Mr L not all are mine. Many collectors send me images too but purely for the MGs. Sorry I cannot answer the question.
by MG1918
Sat Mar 14, 2020 10:27 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08
Replies: 89
Views: 23905

Re: MG08

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by MG1918
Sat Mar 14, 2020 10:22 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08/15
Replies: 123
Views: 52615

Re: MG08/15

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by MG1918
Sat Mar 14, 2020 10:13 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08
Replies: 89
Views: 23905

Re: MG08

Some 100 images missing so I shall clump together.
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by MG1918
Thu Feb 27, 2020 11:29 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08
Replies: 89
Views: 23905

More MG08 standard trench mount

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by MG1918
Thu Feb 27, 2020 11:19 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08/15
Replies: 123
Views: 52615

MG08/15 Wooden Training pieces

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by MG1918
Thu Feb 27, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: First model Water Can
Replies: 13
Views: 7731

Re: First model Water Can

Yes. Much has been lost but will re-add to the 08 and 08/15 threads.
Mark
by MG1918
Thu Feb 27, 2020 10:35 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: My new MG08
Replies: 12
Views: 1466

Re: My new MG08

Sir do you have more images and details please? Very good.
Thanks
Mark
by MG1918
Sat Feb 15, 2020 11:18 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: First model Water Can
Replies: 13
Views: 7731

Re: First model Water Can

MG34NZ

Can you re-post your MG images?

Mark
by MG1918
Thu Feb 13, 2020 8:33 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Items Wanted
Topic: WTB: MG08/15 Bipods
Replies: 4
Views: 1960

Re: WTB: MG08/15 Bipods

Not only the 3 standard bipods wanted but also the trench variations? Thanks
Mark
by MG1918
Thu Feb 13, 2020 8:32 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08
Replies: 89
Views: 23905

Re: MG08

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by MG1918
Thu Feb 13, 2020 8:27 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08/15
Replies: 123
Views: 52615

Re: MG08/15

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by MG1918
Sun Dec 01, 2019 5:51 am
Forum: General Site Information
Topic: Signing - IN ???
Replies: 3
Views: 846

Signing - IN ???

Am I the only one experiencing having to sign in every 5 seconds?
Mark
by MG1918
Sun Dec 01, 2019 5:50 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08/15
Replies: 123
Views: 52615

Re: MG08/15

Any members with some MG08/15 imagery? I am particularly looking for images of AA mounts please?
by MG1918
Sun Dec 01, 2019 5:48 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08
Replies: 89
Views: 23905

More trench mount images MG08

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by MG1918
Sun Dec 01, 2019 5:46 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08
Replies: 89
Views: 23905

Re: MG08

Some views of a hard to find trench mount
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by MG1918
Sun Dec 01, 2019 5:40 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08
Replies: 89
Views: 23905

Re: MG08

Surprising that no 08 activity on the Forum since June! I am now back so hope to generate some interest again. and Happy Christmas by the way!!
Mark
by MG1918
Sun Dec 01, 2019 5:31 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08 and MG08/15 parts
Replies: 14
Views: 3591

Re: MG08 and MG08/15 parts

Can you list the items? I suspect they are most sought after and costly!!!
Mark
by MG1918
Sun Aug 18, 2019 2:08 pm
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: 2018 de-activation laws
Replies: 9
Views: 1644

Re: 2018 de-activation laws

Woznotwas I am also keen to know who has taken up the challenge of following the latest regs!
Mark
by MG1918
Sun Aug 18, 2019 2:06 pm
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: 2018 de-activation laws
Replies: 9
Views: 1644

Re: 2018 de-activation laws

Not sure I would agree with you Gustav. Yes our UK deactivation rules have yet again changed but if I had the choice between US dummy gun v UK dear it would be UK deac. every time. A dummy side plate is not the same as all original. However the real issue is that Display items in any state/configura...
by MG1918
Mon Jun 17, 2019 1:16 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08
Replies: 89
Views: 23905

Re: MG08

No Gustav no this is not true! Is it? 😦😦😦😦😦😦😦😦😦😦😦😦😦

Pm sent
by MG1918
Sat Apr 13, 2019 10:32 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Items Wanted
Topic: WTB: WWI Sawback bayonets - German
Replies: 0
Views: 1808

WTB: WWI Sawback bayonets - German

Please send details/images - WWI sawback bayonets wanted to buy. Original and German issue please only.
Mark
by MG1918
Sat Apr 13, 2019 10:26 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Items Wanted
Topic: WTB: MG08/15 Bipods
Replies: 4
Views: 1960

Re: WTB: MG08/15 Bipods

Dave thanks for te offer, your bipod was for a MG34. WWI bipods wanted. Mark
by MG1918
Sat Apr 13, 2019 10:23 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08
Replies: 89
Views: 23905

Re: MG08

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by MG1918
Sat Apr 13, 2019 10:19 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08/15
Replies: 123
Views: 52615

Re: MG08/15

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by MG1918
Sat Mar 30, 2019 9:17 am
Forum: Latest Find
Topic: Latest Find...to find
Replies: 1
Views: 548

Latest Find...to find

slight deviation and I hope the Moderator allows but can anyone recommend a bayonet WWI German expert dealer etc. I am looking for genuine sawback bayonets but do understand there are variants and alterations and differing nations. So not quite a Latest Find but rather please help me find by offerin...
by MG1918
Sat Mar 30, 2019 9:10 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Items Wanted
Topic: Wanted - MG drain valve
Replies: 2
Views: 4082

Re: Wanted - MG drain valve

will pay US$400 for an original 08 hose drain valve attachment
by MG1918
Sat Mar 30, 2019 9:06 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08
Replies: 89
Views: 23905

Re: MG08

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by MG1918
Sat Mar 30, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08/15
Replies: 123
Views: 52615

Re: MG08/15

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Note the MG08/15 leather spares case in the right hand side of the photo. Does anybody have one?
Mark
by MG1918
Sat Mar 23, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08/15
Replies: 123
Views: 52615

Re: MG08/15

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by MG1918
Sat Mar 23, 2019 10:42 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08
Replies: 89
Views: 23905

Re: MG08

Khukri there manuals that cover it and indeed some great info in the post-war ones too. I am away from home so cannot help you just now.
Mark
by MG1918
Sat Mar 23, 2019 10:40 am
Forum: Welcome to Pickelhaubes.Com
Topic: new member from belgium
Replies: 14
Views: 4786

Re: new member from belgium

Welcome all. .....and British chips and beer is pretty good??!!!!
by MG1918
Sat Feb 16, 2019 12:32 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Items For Sale
Topic: RFC RAF and MG Collections
Replies: 0
Views: 1554

RFC RAF and MG Collections

For sale or trade:
1. Extensive Royal Flying Corps & early Royal Air Force trench art collection
2. Significant British Machine Gun library, all WWI - Vickers, Lewis, Maxim and Hotchkiss manuals.
Please email for details/links too large to list. [email protected]
Mark
by MG1918
Sat Feb 16, 2019 12:18 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08 and MG08/15 parts
Replies: 14
Views: 3591

Re: MG08 and MG08/15 parts

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Still looking and will pay 4 figures.
by MG1918
Sat Feb 16, 2019 12:16 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08
Replies: 89
Views: 23905

Re: MG08

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by MG1918
Sat Feb 16, 2019 12:14 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08/15
Replies: 123
Views: 52615

Re: MG08/15

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by MG1918
Sat Feb 16, 2019 12:11 am
Forum: WWI
Topic: Neutral Holland
Replies: 20
Views: 3764

Re: Neutral Holland

Pro-German Holland during WWI. Can anyone pinpoint for me please any accurate references to the Dutch cement making machine for Germany. I am just looking into some details on the manufacture of defence systems, in particular pill box MG emplacements?
VMT
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by MG1918
Fri Feb 08, 2019 4:26 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08
Replies: 89
Views: 23905

Ground MG08

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by MG1918
Fri Feb 08, 2019 4:19 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Items Wanted
Topic: Wanted - MG drain valve
Replies: 2
Views: 4082

Re: Wanted - MG drain valve

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Thanks Simon, sadly not the right MG08 drain valve. Here are the images of the items wanted?
by MG1918
Fri Feb 08, 2019 4:12 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG 08 maintenance
Replies: 77
Views: 22194

Re: MG 08 maintenance

Spiker trying to contact you again ref MG and thread. Please respond?
Mark
by MG1918
Fri Feb 08, 2019 4:05 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08 and MG08/15 parts
Replies: 14
Views: 3591

Re: MG08 and MG08/15 parts

Always looking for the unusual mounts :>) but as you can imagine the variants of trench mounts are enormous. Unit armourers, field and echelon workshops and then add all the anti aircraft variations - lots to find!!!
by MG1918
Wed Jan 09, 2019 2:51 pm
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG 08 maintenance
Replies: 77
Views: 22194

Re: MG 08 maintenance

SPIKER Could we have your photos back?
by MG1918
Tue Jan 01, 2019 4:34 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08
Replies: 89
Views: 23905

Re: MG08

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by MG1918
Tue Jan 01, 2019 4:32 am
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08/15
Replies: 123
Views: 52615

Re: MG08/15

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by MG1918
Tue Dec 11, 2018 10:03 pm
Forum: Weapons and Ordnance
Topic: MG08
Replies: 89
Views: 23905

Re: MG08

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Carrying the sled must have been a challenge :>)