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Sofia. National museum of military history
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 08, 2013 12:31 am
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Another artillery quiz:


Unidentified field howitzer by Massimo Foti, on Flickr
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 08, 2013 1:38 am
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That elevation drive looks like Krupp - the 15cm sFH 93 has the same elevation drive but it's two sided with two elevation wheels.

Maybe a Krupp 12cm howitzer from the early 1890s?

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I had the impression it was pretty much looking like a Krupp design too, but I don't have any info to confirm that.

Thanks

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Hotchkiss H 39 by Massimo Foti, on Flickr
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Jagdpanzer IV by Massimo Foti, on Flickr
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PostPosted: Sun Dec 08, 2013 8:20 am
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I was allready missing the updates in this thread
Luckily it's going on
Thanks for sharing !!!

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Lately I have been busy with my full-time job, but I will keep things moving, albeit at a slower speed.

Massimo
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Great photos as always! How's new job going? I interviewed for a job up in Pennsylvania, on Friday, kind of near Carlisle where I did Tank research years ago. I was hoping to go to VA to visit & photo the Museum there, but got sick with a cold after interview! Still might try to go there at months end. For my current photos visit my account at flickr. (brick6757). Rick
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I am doing fine, thanks. I am part of an excellent team.

Massimo
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KrAZ-255B pontoon bridge by Massimo Foti, on Flickr
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Need to id this howitzer. It has a "Krupp" look, may be 120 or 150 mm:


Unidentified heavy howitzer wreck by Massimo Foti, on Flickr
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PostPosted: Tue Dec 10, 2013 4:41 am
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Krupp Model 1906, 150mm.
First entry in the page below:
www.jaegerplatoon.net/...LLERY6.htm

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So far I think it's a former Turkish piece. Very similar to the Finnish one:
www.bulgarianartillery...Turkey.htm

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KrAZ-255B TMM-3 by Massimo Foti, on Flickr
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Another unidentified Krupp gun:


Unidentified Krupp field gun by Massimo Foti, on Flickr
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