WW1 SMLE Trench Mount

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WW1 SMLE Trench Mount

Postby Dixie » Wed Feb 13, 2013 7:47 pm

I am looking to have one made but lack any really good pictures or plans of one.
Can anyone help?
Cheers

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"If I am a fool it is, at least, a doubting one; and I envy no-one the certainty of his self-approved wisdom".

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Re: WW1 SMLE Trench Mount

Postby Dixie » Wed Feb 13, 2013 9:55 pm

Merlon. wrote:A much more engineered version
http://www.rifleman.org.uk/Enfield_trench_periscope_adaptation.htm

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Re: WW1 SMLE Trench Mount

Postby acecat999 » Wed Feb 13, 2013 10:02 pm

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Re: WW1 SMLE Trench Mount

Postby acecat999 » Wed Feb 13, 2013 10:04 pm

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there's so many pics of them on the net .... you did try google?

i like this though
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or how about making something very special

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Re: WW1 SMLE Trench Mount

Postby acecat999 » Wed Feb 13, 2013 10:05 pm

not sure these 2 chaps have got the idea though


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Re: WW1 SMLE Trench Mount

Postby Dixie » Wed Feb 13, 2013 10:43 pm

Did try various sites but when dealing with an engineer, they like clear images and plans!


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Re: WW1 SMLE Trench Mount

Postby Dixie » Thu Feb 14, 2013 10:28 pm

construction under way :)


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