Guide to identifying artillery shell cases, fuzes, primers and tubes

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Guide to identifying artillery shell cases, fuzes, primers and tubes

Post by RRPG » Mon Feb 26, 2018 6:17 pm

Hi all

It does exactly what it says on the tin!

Fed up of trawling the net trying to find out what all the markings are on artillery shell cases? Got a primer you can't identify? A fuze with markings on you can't decipher? Look no further! I've put it all together on one page.......

https://stephentaylorhistorian.com/2018 ... and-tubes/

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Re: Guide to identifying artillery shell cases, fuzes, primers and tubes

Post by Dave The Slave » Mon Feb 26, 2018 6:25 pm

I salute you sir. s;..
That is a massive amount of time and detail gone into this post.
This will be a well read post for years to come and future dectectorists to read.
Excellent work ::g
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Re: Guide to identifying artillery shell cases, fuzes, primers and tubes

Post by Saffron » Mon Feb 26, 2018 6:50 pm

I have never found a shell, and never likely too. But despite that I had a look at the page and would like to say what a fantastic resource it is and very many thanks for all the hard work and effort that you must have put into creating such a comprehensive guide. I am sure many will find it very useful.

Well done sir.

Evan

Mods: I am sure that many will find this very useful in the coming years, can I request that it is pinned?.

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Re: Guide to identifying artillery shell cases, fuzes, primers and tubes

Post by RRPG » Mon Feb 26, 2018 6:57 pm

Thanks guys :)

A hobby that became a passion that became a career! :) :)
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Re: Guide to identifying artillery shell cases, fuzes, primers and tubes

Post by jcmaloney » Mon Feb 26, 2018 7:00 pm

Its not bad...... for a chemist! =)) =)) =)) =)) =))
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