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Everything posted by MatchFuzee

  1. Nearest is a manual for the M-30TR, if no one can help with one for the M-50 BT it maybe helpful. I haven't found it on Thermopol Inc. but you could contact them:- http://www.thermopolinc.com/
  2. Could be. Thread calculator and data for UNS and other UN threads:- http://theoreticalmachinist.com/Threads_UnifiedImperial.aspx
  3. One method that may be suitable:-
  4. You can read here:- https://www.shropshirestar.com/entertainment/attractions/2019/05/01/rare-german-dornier-bomber-staying-put-at-raf-cosford/
  5. Not here either but you may be interest in this handbook:- https://archive.org/details/screwthreadstand2811unit
  6. No need to apologise, I've learnt something new today.
  7. Could the thread be Unified National Extra Fine?
  8. A few examples from searching "defencive fighting position" . "See "Modern designs":- https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Defensive_fighting_position#History Other sites:- https://www.armystudyguide.com/content/army_board_study_guide_topics/survival/fighting-position-design-.shtml https://www.armystudyguide.com/content/army_board_study_guide_topics/survival/fighting-position-design-.shtml https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=web&rct=j&url=http://pdf.textfiles.com/manuals/MILITARY/united_states_army_fm_5-103%20-%2010_june_1985.pdf&ved=2ahUKEwiJ4--3hILiAhUHTxUIHVy9DD8QFjAZegQIBhAB&usg=AOvVaw11E0IbLZoVsDJOo3zK572Q&cshid=1556978694786
  9. An update on the vehicles. The Jeep is now for sale at £14,000 The Range Rover is now for sale at £7,000
  10. Boxer emblem:- https://www.arrse.co.uk/community/threads/help-please-25-field-sqn-boxer-emblem.137201/
  11. Have you contacted The Tank Museum archive? https://www.tankmuseum.org/schools-and-research/bovart53435
  12. 1954 Austin Champ 12.00hrs, Saturday 27th April Roxby Garage (Sales / Museum / Auction) Pickering Road, Thornton Le-Dale, Pickering, North Yorkshire, YO18 7LH https://mathewsons.co.uk/auctions/auction-dates/vehicles/10269-1954-austin-champ
  13. Unfortunately you are. Even worse than using the car for a photo shot, last year at a show, an owner told me that he found picnicers in his car.
  14. BKT's PL801 is tubed. Only 25 km/h and not road legal. If this in not a suitable tyre, what do you need the minimum tyre specification to be?
  15. The size is available, search "700 x 15 forklift tyre".
  16. The Lightweight sold for £3,074 incl. premium. The Range Rover and Jeep didn't sell.
  17. Lt. Col. Dick Cole has died:- https://www.airforcetimes.com/news/your-air-force/2019/04/09/a-legend-passes-dick-cole-last-of-the-doolittle-raiders-dies-at-103/
  18. 1975 Land Rover Lightweight Series III:- https://angliacarauctions.co.uk/classic/saturday-13th-april-2019/1975-land-rover-lightweight-series-iii/ 1988 Range Rover 6x4 Carmichael Fire Tender, believed to be the only one sold to the Navy for use at the Fleet Air Arm based at Yeovilton:- https://angliacarauctions.co.uk/classic/saturday-13th-april-2019/1988-range-rover-fire-tender/ 1947 Willys Jeep CJ2A:- https://angliacarauctions.co.uk/classic/saturday-13th-april-2019/1947-willys-jeep-cj2a/ Sale starts midday.
  19. It comes from the Navy. Admiral of the Fleet Sir Arthur Knyvet Wilson, 3rd Baronet VC, GCM, OM,GCVO (4 March 1842 – 25 May 1921) Wilson's nickname of 'Tug' reputedly comes from an incident when he repeatedly ordered a battleship to try to come alongside, and in exasperation offered her captain a tug to assist. He was also known as 'Old 'Ard 'Art' for his refusal to consider the cares and comforts of officers and men. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arthur_Wilson_(Royal_Navy_officer)
  20. If you put it to a readers' vote, mine would be "leave the patina".
  21. Have you tried the Scammell Register? http://www.scammellregister.co.uk/index.php/about Parry Davis Merchandising Officer, Manuals Archive and Sales DVLA Liaison Officer and Vehicle Archivist parrydavis@btinternet.com
  22. Could simply be an abbreviation of "Allyness":- https://www.arrse.co.uk/wiki/Allyness
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