Help me identify this periscope

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Help me identify this periscope

Post by Control88 » 17 Oct 2019 13:42

I found this periscope from basement and I have no clue is this ww2 or modern-day stuff.
I did quick google search and it looked like ww2 german trench periscope, but i am not sure.
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Re: Help me identify this periscope

Post by Waleed Y. Majeed » 17 Oct 2019 16:43

It looks old and could very well be German with that “dow” code. Not made in Germany though, if it is ww2 and the letters are the ordnance codes as I think.
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Re: Help me identify this periscope

Post by Natter » 17 Oct 2019 16:55

dow = Opticotechna GmbH (zielfernrohre, entfernumgsmesser) in Prerov, Chech Republik.

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Re: Help me identify this periscope

Post by Xavier » 18 Oct 2019 05:02

google trench periscope dow, its that.

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