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MG34 anti-aircraft on lafette.

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MG34 anti-aircraft on lafette.

Postby olli » Sat Apr 28, 2012 8:54 am

A few pics of one of my eyestones. BSW 1940 set up with PT-34 cover for anti-aircraft task. The only bad thing is the drum is an DT-15. Enjoy!!
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Re: MG34 anti-aircraft on lafette.

Postby olli » Sat Apr 28, 2012 8:55 am

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Postby olli » Sat Apr 28, 2012 8:56 am

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Postby olli » Sat Apr 28, 2012 8:57 am

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Postby olli » Sat Apr 28, 2012 8:58 am

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Postby olli » Sat Apr 28, 2012 8:59 am

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Re: MG34 anti-aircraft on lafette.

Postby olli » Sat Apr 28, 2012 9:00 am

My other MG34 on lafette.
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Postby olli » Sat Apr 28, 2012 9:02 am

And a family photo :D
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Re: MG34 anti-aircraft on lafette.

Postby olli » Sat Apr 28, 2012 9:03 am

..and one more :D :D :D
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Re: MG34 anti-aircraft on lafette.

Postby olli » Sat Apr 28, 2012 9:04 am

One of my norwegian made transit-boxes.
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Re: MG34 anti-aircraft on lafette.

Postby 42rocker » Sat Apr 28, 2012 11:12 am

Nice Family picture. Nice

I need to weld together my mg34 receiver. I need to weld together my mg34 receiver. I need to weld together my mg34 receiver.
Then I too could try to have a nice picture like that......

Nice stuff. Semi's or Full Auto or ?

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Re: MG34 anti-aircraft on lafette.

Postby 42rocker » Sat Apr 28, 2012 11:30 am

Another item to be noticed in the lafette picture is the bolt box. It has a mg34 bolt in it and the box spring has 2 bent tabs on it.

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Re: MG34 anti-aircraft on lafette.

Postby railsplitter » Sat Apr 28, 2012 4:59 pm

Nothing brightens up a spare bedroom like a belt fed machine gun with all the trimings :mrgreen:

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Re: MG34 anti-aircraft on lafette.

Postby Panzerschreck » Mon Apr 30, 2012 11:44 am

Great pics, thanks for sharing.

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Re: MG34 anti-aircraft on lafette.

Postby Gulfstream4 » Mon Apr 30, 2012 12:54 pm

I would love to have triplets like yours!!

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Re: MG34 anti-aircraft on lafette.

Postby olli » Tue May 01, 2012 3:28 pm

Its a pleasure showing them, glad you all liked it.
They are all de-activated Im afraid. But curently at work on getting to own a live on, thoug in semi.

When it comes to the spare-bolt box, its for the mg34 bolt, like 42rocker states.
But there is one more interesting thing about the one I have, it has a cut-out in the endplate in the lower section.
This is made so that both early or late type firing pin retainers fit in the box.

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Re: MG34 anti-aircraft on lafette.

Postby 42rocker » Tue May 01, 2012 9:12 pm

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Thanks for that update. Good Luck on getting that semi auto.

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Re: MG34 anti-aircraft on lafette.

Postby Bil » Thu May 17, 2012 11:12 am

Very,Very nice-thanks for the pics! ---bil
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Re: MG34 anti-aircraft on lafette.

Postby rgus48 » Sat Jun 16, 2012 12:42 pm

I wonder Will the new post war Lafatte mounts for sale now accommodate the anti air extension?
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Re: MG34 anti-aircraft on lafette.

Postby 42rocker » Wed Oct 17, 2012 8:48 am

New mg3's do not have the post like the old lafette's do. So no place to put the anti air craft extension.

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