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Today at Oirschot
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 26, 2010 1:34 pm
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The tankbat at Oirschot is having a familyday and invited some historic vehicles.
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Leopard 1V r/n KU-94-61. Also from 330 Material Logistic Plt at depot Maaldrift in Wassenaar. I love the sound of this V10 engine, you feel the vibrations in your stomach.

The 330 Mat Log Plt is also called the props department. Its an active army unit which keeps vehicles in drivable conditions and show up at family days, open days, reunions etc. It is based at Maaldrift depot in Wassenaar and this collection has nothing to do with the army museum Delft according to a SgtMaj of ''330''


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PostPosted: Fri Mar 26, 2010 3:34 pm
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- L.Delsing

Centurion, this one is from the cavalrymuseum in Amersfoort because the one from 330 Material Support Platoon was broken down.



Interesting, Lesley....

I have pictures of KX 15-10 (from outside ramp) and KX 15-20 from the indoor exhibit...don't recall or have pics of a KX 15-30. New addition, or was it hiding?

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PostPosted: Fri Mar 26, 2010 4:36 pm
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Hi Lesley,

thanks for the picture's
I will put the one's that are missing in the NLD Register


- Doug_Kibbey
I have pictures of KX 15-10 (from outside ramp) and KX 15-20 from the indoor exhibit...don't recall or have pics of a KX 15-30. New addition, or was it hiding


The "new" Centurion is not an new addition and has not been hiding
It's part of the mobile collection of the Cavalry museum

And only show's up at parade's, a military family day, or events like this
The remaining time it's in storage somewhere, so you will have to be lucky to find it

Michel

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PostPosted: Fri Mar 26, 2010 6:41 pm
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Hi Lesley,

thanks for the picture's
I will put the one's that are missing in the NLD Register


- Doug_Kibbey
I have pictures of KX 15-10 (from outside ramp) and KX 15-20 from the indoor exhibit...don't recall or have pics of a KX 15-30. New addition, or was it hiding


The "new" Centurion is not an new addition and has not been hiding
It's part of the mobile collection of the Cavalry museum

And only show's up at parade's, a military family day, or events like this
The remaining time it's in storage somewhere, so you will have to be lucky to find it

Michel


Well hidden it was indeed....I was there with an active duty escort from that base and was granted access to places definitely not on the public tour.

I can't imagine the Brits having any Cents that are more gorgeously maintained than the Dutch ones, but I haven't been to the RAC tank museum, so can't say for sure.
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 26, 2010 11:39 pm
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I can't imagine the Brits having any Cents that are more gorgeously maintained than the Dutch ones


There are swiss Centurions too: Cool
www.com-central.net/in...mp;t=12572

Massimo
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 28, 2010 1:02 am
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Saturday the M10 of Maaldrift was also parked at the motor pool. Unfortunately I could not find a serial number, there was no data plate in the drivers compartment.
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