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by red
Fri Feb 07, 2003 12:05 am
Forum: Weapons and Equipment
Topic: My Collection
Replies: 1
Views: 829

At long last ! THANK YOU !
by red
Mon Dec 09, 2002 6:09 am
Forum: Weapons and Equipment
Topic: The 'phantom' scopes: Zf42 and Zf39. Any info?
Replies: 5
Views: 3656

You might be right, but they keep saying that a certain ZF42 5x scope was used on the KAR98K rifles. I saw that on many sites. (it's also true they copy/pasted the text from one to another in some cases)

Thank you.
by red
Tue Dec 03, 2002 1:58 am
Forum: Weapons and Equipment
Topic: The 'phantom' scopes: Zf42 and Zf39. Any info?
Replies: 5
Views: 3656

The 'phantom' scopes: Zf42 and Zf39. Any info?

I keep seeing on various sites about German sniper rifles mentions about Zf39 and Zf 42 (5x scope) being used with the KAR98K rifle in the sniper role. However, when i try to find details about them (including pictures), it is impossible. All i get is Dyalitan, Zf41,Zf4, Kahles, etc. On another spec...
by red
Tue Nov 19, 2002 12:45 am
Forum: Weapons and Equipment
Topic: 3,7 cm. Flak 36/37 - 43
Replies: 2
Views: 1689

Hi Dan,

Go here. There are nice pics of a 3.7cm Flak ammo case, but not exactly what you're looking for. I'll look some more.

http://www.germanmilitaria.com/Luftwaff ... dgear.html
by red
Tue Nov 12, 2002 12:28 am
Forum: Weapons and Equipment
Topic: Please help me with FG42
Replies: 9
Views: 2187

Thank you. I made a list of 'wanted' books, and added yours. Unfortunately I live in Romania (and all the books i'd like are not available), and I have a 250$/ month payment (well, it is a big salary in my country), and a house+family to keep/feed which forbids me to buy the books online. So i guess...
by red
Tue Nov 12, 2002 12:23 am
Forum: Weapons and Equipment
Topic: German use of gas in WWII ?
Replies: 11
Views: 1606

Besides Zyklon gas used in the extermination camps (and let's say it wasn't used in combat), Germans used the BK1 glass grenades (they contained titanium tetrachloride, which was vaporising in contact with air, the result being a irritant gas/smoke) against tank crews.
by red
Thu Nov 07, 2002 11:57 pm
Forum: Weapons and Equipment
Topic: Please help me with FG42
Replies: 9
Views: 2187

Thank you very much. Do you have any ideea of a museum having the real Vampir inside? (i was thinking : maybe they have website, and mybe they put pics there :D )
by red
Thu Nov 07, 2002 8:31 am
Forum: Weapons and Equipment
Topic: Please help me with FG42
Replies: 9
Views: 2187

Thank you. Check your PM, please. Vampir pics are impossible to find on the Web.
by red
Thu Nov 07, 2002 4:58 am
Forum: Weapons and Equipment
Topic: Please help me with FG42
Replies: 9
Views: 2187

Please help me with FG42

Hello everyone, I'm Constantinescu Radu from Romania. I started 2 months ago a project : creation of an online, noncommercial, database, with very good, detailed pictures of WW2 infantry weapons. I gathered a lot of them, sometimes by luck, sometimes by perseverence. However: i simply cannot find cl...