German MGs Id

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Re: German MGs Id

Postby audrew » 19 Dec 2011 18:56

I'm not sure, but looks at the machine gun mount of the Norwegian

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Re: German MGs Id

Postby Sturm78 » 26 Dec 2011 12:35

Hi all,

MP18, MP28 or ?? :?

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Re: German MGs Id

Postby audrew » 26 Dec 2011 18:33

This is the MP28

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Re: German MGs Id

Postby Sturm78 » 26 Dec 2011 21:30

Thank you, audrew .

How can you differentiate? :?

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Re: German MGs Id

Postby Douglas Jr. » 17 Feb 2012 18:13

Sturm78 wrote:Thank you, audrew .

How can you differentiate? :?

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Because of the fire selector button just above the trigger. Only the MP28 had that feature.
The rear sights are also different, but not visible in this picture.

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Re: German MGs Id

Postby Arto O » 22 Feb 2012 21:41

Hi,
MP 18 from a spanish magazine
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MP 28 from Bruce Quarrie & Jeffrey Burn: Waffen SS soldier 1940-1945 (Osprey) One of my favorite photographs.
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Re: German MGs Id

Postby Sturm78 » 03 Mar 2012 11:23

Hi all,

I need help to identify this MG.
7.92mm Bergmann MG15 ??? :?

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Re: German MGs Id

Postby audrew » 03 Mar 2012 13:30

I recommend
viewtopic.php?f=71&t=29323
7.92mm Bergmann LMG15 alter art (luftgekuhlt maschinengewehr)

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Re: German MGs Id

Postby Sturm78 » 14 Apr 2012 16:04

Hi all,

I need help to identify this MG:

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Re: German MGs Id

Postby Sturm78 » 04 Sep 2012 14:48

Hi all,

Does somebody have any information about this MG? :?

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Re: German MGs Id

Postby peeved » 04 Sep 2012 16:16

Hi Sturm,

At one time speculated at viewtopic.php?f=71&t=84815&start=2025#p1243714 to be a Hungarian Chauchat modification but I feel it's a Frommer design; C.f. the patent drawing at viewtopic.php?f=71&t=84815&p=1538723&hilit=frommer+hungar*#p1538723

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Re: German MGs Id

Postby Sturm78 » 15 Jan 2013 11:07

Hi all,

Not german machine-gun but...... :roll:

I need help with these US MGs. I think the MG is a 7.62mm Browning M1917 but, Any idea about the tripod? :?
I think it is not the standard M1917 tripod.

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Re: German MGs Id

Postby peeved » 15 Jan 2013 11:20

Hi Sturm,

Looks much like the M1917 tripod cf. http://i1132.photobucket.com/albums/m56 ... G_0926.jpg instead of e.g. the more common M1917A1.

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Re: German MGs Id

Postby Sturm78 » 16 Jan 2013 11:05

Thank you, Markus

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Re: German MGs Id

Postby haxtur » 16 Jan 2013 13:20

700_010.jpg


I found this photo in ebay.com. What light machine gun is this?, Maybe a ZB 26/30?, the weapon don't have magazine, but looks the magazine is upper the machine, not under because the front sight is lateral.
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