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PostPosted: Tue May 28, 2013 8:36 pm
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T-55 AM2 by Massimo Foti, on Flickr
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OT-810 late by Massimo Foti, on Flickr
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Video of 2013 event:
www.youtube.com/watch?v=2KKFf8WsH3U

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I want to share with you a funny story about Wim, aka "The Nostradamus of tanks" Shocked

Wim and I first met in Full in 2012, that day we managed to take a look at the Museum's workshop were they were working on their newly acquired BMP-1. Back in 2013, that's pretty much what happened:

12:00 AM Massimo: "Hey Wim, look, it's the BMP-1 running, the same one we saw last year in the workshop"
12:02 AM Wim: "If they keep driving it like this, it will go back to the workshop very soon..."
02:40 PM The BMP-1 broke down on the off-road area. The engine was dead
02:55 PM An M-113 towed the poor BMP-1 away

On my video you can see the BMP-1 and, at the very end, the moment it was towed away:
www.youtube.com/watch?v=2KKFf8WsH3U

I think there is a lesson to learn here, next time Wim suggest you to drive more carefully, you better listen to him Laughing

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PostPosted: Tue Jul 09, 2013 2:17 pm
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BVP-1 vehicle on my military service,and in military exercises. Smile
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PostPosted: Thu Jul 11, 2013 1:35 pm
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Hi Massimo, that is a good one, "The Nostradamus of tanks" Laughing

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PostPosted: Thu Jul 11, 2013 1:47 pm
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If you wonder why some pictures from Massimo are a little bit cloudy Mr. Green
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PostPosted: Thu Jul 18, 2013 10:54 pm
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We saw this truck during the event. Do you know the exact model?


Oshkosh truck by Massimo Foti, on Flickr
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PostPosted: Thu Jul 18, 2013 10:56 pm
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I am looking for the model of this one too:


Sigma-Unic by Massimo Foti, on Flickr
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PostPosted: Fri Jul 19, 2013 2:21 am
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The tractor is easy: Oshkosh M911.
The little French truck is a Simca-Unic-Marmon-Bocquet MH600BS.
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...746.2FM747
fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Simca_Marmon
commons.wikimedia.org/...MB_MH600BS

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PostPosted: Fri Jul 19, 2013 2:22 am
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Thanks!

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PostPosted: Fri Jul 19, 2013 2:26 am
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You are welcome!
Edit: The SUMB has remarkably made appearances in mainstream movies, like Bad Boys II...
www.imcdb.org/vehicle_...-1954.html
www.imcdb.org/vehicle_...-SUMB.html
pics.imcdb.org/0is343/...y.2420.jpg

And I remembered an incident I was called to during my Army days when an M911 T-boned an old Opel Ascona, fortunately without injuries to anyone.

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PostPosted: Fri Jul 19, 2013 5:22 am
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Pretty cool early model Opel Blitz:


Opel Blitz Ambulance by Massimo Foti, on Flickr
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This is the last id missing. It's a Saurer truck, from the look it seems a model from the thirties. But I am unable to find the exact id:


Saurer truck by Massimo Foti, on Flickr
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