±Recent Visitors

Recent Visitors to Com-Central!

±User Info-big


Welcome Anonymous

Nickname
Password

Membership:
Latest: Kaczor
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 0
Overall: 6640

People Online:
Members: 1
Visitors: 89
Total: 90
Who Is Where:
 Members:
01: Garry_Redmon > Community Forums
 Visitors:
01: Community Forums
02: Home
03: Community Forums
04: Community Forums
05: Community Forums
06: Your Account
07: Community Forums
08: Community Forums
09: Community Forums
10: Community Forums
11: CPGlang
12: Home
13: Your Account
14: Photo Gallery
15: Your Account
16: Community Forums
17: Community Forums
18: Community Forums
19: Community Forums
20: Community Forums
21: Community Forums
22: Community Forums
23: Home
24: Community Forums
25: Community Forums
26: Community Forums
27: Community Forums
28: Community Forums
29: Photo Gallery
30: Community Forums
31: Community Forums
32: Community Forums
33: Photo Gallery
34: Photo Gallery
35: Your Account
36: Community Forums
37: Downloads
38: Community Forums
39: Your Account
40: Photo Gallery
41: Community Forums
42: Community Forums
43: Community Forums
44: Community Forums
45: Community Forums
46: Community Forums
47: Community Forums
48: Community Forums
49: CPGlang
50: Home
51: Community Forums
52: Community Forums
53: Community Forums
54: Community Forums
55: Community Forums
56: Community Forums
57: Photo Gallery
58: Community Forums
59: Community Forums
60: Photo Gallery
61: Community Forums
62: Photo Gallery
63: Community Forums
64: Home
65: Community Forums
66: Downloads
67: Community Forums
68: Your Account
69: Community Forums
70: Community Forums
71: Home
72: Member Screenshots
73: Community Forums
74: Downloads
75: Community Forums
76: Photo Gallery
77: Statistics
78: Community Forums
79: Community Forums
80: Photo Gallery
81: Community Forums
82: Community Forums
83: Community Forums
84: Community Forums
85: Community Forums
86: Community Forums
87: Community Forums
88: Community Forums
89: Member Screenshots

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!
M114 (Super Lingle)
The AFV ASSOCIATION was formed in 1964 to support the thoughts and research of all those interested in Armored Fighting Vehicles and related topics, such as AFV drawings. The emphasis has always been on sharing information and communicating with other members of similar interests; e.g. German armor, Japanese AFVs, or whatever.
Go to page 1, 2  Next
Post new topic    Reply to topic    Printer Friendly Page     Forum Index ›  AFV News Discussion Board

View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
wgtactical
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Feb 23, 2007
Posts: 89
Location: Carrollton, Georgia
PostPosted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 1:22 pm
Post subject: M114 (Super Lingle)

Hello Board, this our first post and we thought we would show off our M114 along with it. This looks like a great site with lots of info!

_________________
knowledge will find you
Back to top
View user's profile
SFC_Jeff_Button
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 24, 2006
Posts: 1311
Location: Ft Hood, TX
PostPosted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 1:40 pm
Post subject: Re: M114 (Super Lingle)

Great to have you aboard! and what an awesome looking Lingle! I know one member of this DG that will certainly be interested, right Roy?!?!?
Do you have interior pictures as well and maybe some of the powerplant?
Where is this located?

_________________
SFC Jeff Button "High Angle Hell"
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail Photo Gallery
Neil_Baumgardner
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 24, 2006
Posts: 3941
Location: Arlington, VA
PostPosted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 1:42 pm
Post subject: Re: M114 (Super Lingle)

Okay, I'll bite - so what is WG Tactical?

Neil
Back to top
View user's profile
wgtactical
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Feb 23, 2007
Posts: 89
Location: Carrollton, Georgia
PostPosted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 5:26 pm
Post subject: Re: M114 (Super Lingle)

Here is a link that descibes just about every detail of the M114. WGTactical is West Georgia Tactical, INC I'm glad you guys like it!
m2hb.net/m2phpBB/viewt....php?t=521

_________________
knowledge will find you
Back to top
View user's profile
MarkHolloway
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Apr 08, 2006
Posts: 2054
Location: Beatty, Nevada
PostPosted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 6:53 pm
Post subject: Re: M114 (Super Lingle)

You sure have done a great job of restoring this. Did you ever learn why the hole was cut out on the right rear? I've seen several like this. I think they all had some sort of radiation warning on them so my guess is they may have been used as SAM simulators on a range. The ones like this I saw were at the target storage area at White Sands Missile Range. I was on M114's for two years.

_________________
"TUMBLEWEED"
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail Photo Gallery
wgtactical
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Feb 23, 2007
Posts: 89
Location: Carrollton, Georgia
PostPosted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 7:00 pm
Post subject: Re: M114 (Super Lingle)

Mark from what I understand, cutting the hole(s) was a measure to demil the armor...probably to keep it from being functional at the time of disposal. What I know for sure is that we have had a lot of fun working on it, and we look forward to working on the second one as well.

_________________
knowledge will find you
Back to top
View user's profile
MarkHolloway
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Apr 08, 2006
Posts: 2054
Location: Beatty, Nevada
PostPosted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 9:22 pm
Post subject: Re: M114 (Super Lingle)

The ones like yours that I saw at White Sands had louvres covering the hole. There was a label on the outside that said something to the effect of "DANGER-HIGH RADIATION LEVEL". I can't swear to it but I'm thinking they had been in the posession of the Air Force.

_________________
"TUMBLEWEED"
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail Photo Gallery
Roy_A_Lingle
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 24, 2006
Posts: 1997
Location: El Paso & Ft Bliss, Texas
PostPosted: Sat Feb 24, 2007 6:49 pm
Post subject: Re: M114 (Super Lingle)

Hi WgTactical! Hi Folks!

All I can says is : Mr. Green Mr. Green Mr. Green Mr. Green Mr. Green

You guys are having way to much fun!

What are you planning on doing with those vehicles after all that hard and great work you have done?

While I can not afford one, I WANT ONE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


Sgt, Scouts Out!

_________________
"You can never have too much reconnaissance."
General G.S. Patton Jr.
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail
wgtactical
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Feb 23, 2007
Posts: 89
Location: Carrollton, Georgia
PostPosted: Sat Feb 24, 2007 8:00 pm
Post subject: Re: M114 (Super Lingle)

Hello Roy, check your email. We sent you a phone video that one of the SRT guys took. Glad you like it!

_________________
knowledge will find you
Back to top
View user's profile
Doug_Kibbey
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 23, 2006
Posts: 4660
Location: The Great Satan
PostPosted: Sat Feb 24, 2007 9:49 pm
Post subject: Re: M114 (Super Lingle)

- wgtactical
Hello Roy, check your email. We sent you a phone video that one of the SRT guys took. Glad you like it!


Hi Guys!

Is that video something that you guys would be inclined to share with the whole forum? (entirely your choice, of course) If it's in a format that we can use, we do have a provision for uploads here for items that this community finds of common interest, all properly credited to the originator, of course. Completely up to you.

It also depends on the size and format, of course. And I'd like to hear Roy's impressions since he'd have been the only one of us to have seen it. Roy and you guys can PM me with your thoughts on this if you prefer.
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website Photo Gallery
wgtactical
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Feb 23, 2007
Posts: 89
Location: Carrollton, Georgia
PostPosted: Sat Feb 24, 2007 10:07 pm
Post subject: Re: M114 (Super Lingle)

You are more than welcome to use it, but it is not much as it is a cell phone video. (If I had known that they were recording sound, I would have ran the sirens all the way up) Anyway, we will be doing some better quality vids soon and I will make sure you get the good stuff.

_________________
knowledge will find you
Back to top
View user's profile
Doug_Kibbey
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 23, 2006
Posts: 4660
Location: The Great Satan
PostPosted: Sat Feb 24, 2007 10:25 pm
Post subject: Re: M114 (Super Lingle)

- wgtactical
You are more than welcome to use it, but it is not much as it is a cell phone video. (If I had known that they were recording sound, I would have ran the sirens all the way up) Anyway, we will be doing some better quality vids soon and I will make sure you get the good stuff.


Well, if you're thinking toward doing an actual vid, let's wait for that and you can prepare one with your "audience" in mind. Wink
Something not too long, maybe 2-3 minutes, or...you might just want to upload to someplace like Youtube and post a link here. Your call. I'm sure we'd like to see your efforts, either way.

The "Add download" page looks like this:
www.com-central.net/in...d&c=81

and is a tad complex (even for me ) so when the time comes, we can work out a way to transfer the file and I'll beg admin help to upload it after we review it.
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website Photo Gallery
bsmart
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 23, 2006
Posts: 2522
Location: Central Maryland
PostPosted: Wed Feb 28, 2007 9:53 am
Post subject: Re: M114 (Super Lingle)

Hey WG

can you check something out for us.

We are trying to figure out if the serial number of M114s appears anywhere on the exterier. There is some though based on a very small sample that it is stamped in the hull just below the left rear lifting eye. Since you have access to the inside of an M114 can you check and see if yours has the stamped number and if it corresponds to the serial number on the data plate? Or if the serial number (and/or the registration number) is stamped anywhere else on the exterior.

Thanks

_________________
Bob Smart ([email protected])
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail
wgtactical
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Feb 23, 2007
Posts: 89
Location: Carrollton, Georgia
PostPosted: Thu Mar 01, 2007 12:55 am
Post subject: Re: M114 (Super Lingle)

I will look for the numbers you referenced. I know the machine in this video did not have the serial number under the lifting eye, but there was a number there and on the opposite side as well. Anyway, here is our "test drive"
www.youtube.com/watch?v=QBYzHEDneFU

I updated the "test drive" link Twisted Evil

_________________
knowledge will find you


Last edited by wgtactical on Fri Jun 15, 2007 10:20 pm; edited 1 time in total
Back to top
View user's profile
Doug_Kibbey
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 23, 2006
Posts: 4660
Location: The Great Satan
PostPosted: Thu Mar 01, 2007 1:01 am
Post subject: Re: M114 (Super Lingle)

BITCHIN'! It's got "bling" and slings around corners like M24 Chaffee's goin' out the gate in "The Day the Earth Stood Still"! Mr. Green
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website Photo Gallery
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic    Reply to topic    Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index ›  AFV News Discussion Board
Page 1 of 2
All times are GMT - 6 Hours
Go to page 1, 2  Next



Jump to:  


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You cannot download files in this forum