Question by Italian machineguns

Discussions on the small arms used by the Axis forces.
User avatar
audrew
Member
Posts: 591
Joined: 10 Apr 2009 18:44

Re: Question by Italian machineguns

Post by audrew » 06 Jun 2012 15:28

Fiat m1928
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.

User avatar
audrew
Member
Posts: 591
Joined: 10 Apr 2009 18:44

Re: Question by Italian machineguns

Post by audrew » 06 Jun 2012 15:32

Fiat m1928
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.
Last edited by audrew on 07 Jun 2012 07:40, edited 1 time in total.

User avatar
audrew
Member
Posts: 591
Joined: 10 Apr 2009 18:44

Re: Question by Italian machineguns

Post by audrew » 06 Jun 2012 15:32

Fiat m1928 (2)
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.

User avatar
audrew
Member
Posts: 591
Joined: 10 Apr 2009 18:44

Re: Question by Italian machineguns

Post by audrew » 06 Jun 2012 15:34

Fiat m1928 (3)
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.

karlik
Member
Posts: 589
Joined: 26 Apr 2009 09:04
Location: Russia

Re: Question by Italian machineguns

Post by karlik » 06 Jun 2012 16:48

Greatest photos!
Thank you very mutch!

User avatar
audrew
Member
Posts: 591
Joined: 10 Apr 2009 18:44

Re: Question by Italian machineguns

Post by audrew » 07 Jun 2012 15:26

Breda m1924 Tipo 5a

The first Breda a:tempts at securing the lucrative government contracts, then being offered as an inducement by General Buffi, the assistant director general of all machine gun experimental work, was the production of the Breda 1924^model. 1 lie weapon introduced at this time was chambered for the (Lr>-mm caliber cartridge and weighed slightly under 20 pounds. The rate of fire was officially credited as being 500 rounds a minute. The feed system had an oddly designed magazine that pivoted for charging. The barrel could be changed instantly as it connected to the barrel extension by means of heavy interrupted threads. The rear of the receiver was round while the center part over the feed way was flat, giving the weapon an unusual silhouette.

A skeletonized barrel jacket gave the necessary support for recoil of the moving parts and also served as a base for the front sight. Large flanges on the upper part of the barrel body actcd as guides, while a flash hider was attached to the muzzle end. A graduated rear sight was placed on the receiver. It could be either elevated or depressed without need for the gunner to rise from the prone position generally taken when this weapon was fired. A large oil reservoir was built into the top of the receiver, directly over the.
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.

User avatar
audrew
Member
Posts: 591
Joined: 10 Apr 2009 18:44

Re: Question by Italian machineguns

Post by audrew » 08 Jun 2012 13:51

Breda tipo 5c
The Breda 5C, together with Fiat Model 26, was designed by the Italian Society for Mechanical Construction Ernesto Breda machine gun to replace the SIA Mod 1918. Despite the unsatisfactory results of both arms during the tests, however, were adopted by the Army to address the critical shortage of automatic weapons. Give the troops of Tripoli, a few dozen examples were used by mehari during World War II. Also armed armored car Fiat 611.
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.
Last edited by audrew on 08 Jun 2012 14:31, edited 1 time in total.

User avatar
audrew
Member
Posts: 591
Joined: 10 Apr 2009 18:44

Re: Question by Italian machineguns

Post by audrew » 08 Jun 2012 13:53

breda 5c
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.

User avatar
audrew
Member
Posts: 591
Joined: 10 Apr 2009 18:44

Re: Question by Italian machineguns

Post by audrew » 08 Jun 2012 13:58

Breda 5c (2)
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.

User avatar
audrew
Member
Posts: 591
Joined: 10 Apr 2009 18:44

Re: Question by Italian machineguns

Post by audrew » 08 Jun 2012 14:15

Breda 5c (3)
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.

User avatar
audrew
Member
Posts: 591
Joined: 10 Apr 2009 18:44

Re: Question by Italian machineguns

Post by audrew » 08 Jun 2012 14:17

Breda 5c (4)
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.

User avatar
audrew
Member
Posts: 591
Joined: 10 Apr 2009 18:44

Re: Question by Italian machineguns

Post by audrew » 08 Jun 2012 14:22

Breda 5c (5)
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.

User avatar
audrew
Member
Posts: 591
Joined: 10 Apr 2009 18:44

Re: Question by Italian machineguns

Post by audrew » 23 Jun 2012 10:45

Brixia m1920 machine gun
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.
Last edited by audrew on 23 Jun 2012 10:49, edited 1 time in total.

User avatar
audrew
Member
Posts: 591
Joined: 10 Apr 2009 18:44

Re: Question by Italian machineguns

Post by audrew » 23 Jun 2012 10:48

Brixia m1920 (2)
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.

User avatar
audrew
Member
Posts: 591
Joined: 10 Apr 2009 18:44

Re: Question by Italian machineguns

Post by audrew » 23 Jun 2012 10:51

Brixia m1920 machine gun
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.

Return to “Small Arms”