±Recent Visitors

Recent Visitors to Com-Central!

±User Info-big


Welcome Anonymous

Nickname
Password

Membership:
Latest: Harold_Biondo
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 0
Overall: 6644

People Online:
Members: 1
Visitors: 138
Total: 139
Who Is Where:
 Members:
01: Garry_Redmon > Community Forums
 Visitors:
01: Community Forums
02: News
03: Community Forums
04: Community Forums
05: Community Forums
06: Community Forums
07: Community Forums
08: CPGlang
09: Home
10: Home
11: Community Forums
12: Community Forums
13: Community Forums
14: Community Forums
15: CPGlang
16: Community Forums
17: Photo Gallery
18: Community Forums
19: Home
20: Community Forums
21: Photo Gallery
22: Photo Gallery
23: Community Forums
24: Community Forums
25: Community Forums
26: Community Forums
27: Community Forums
28: Community Forums
29: Home
30: Home
31: Home
32: Search
33: Home
34: Community Forums
35: Home
36: CPGlang
37: Community Forums
38: Photo Gallery
39: News Archive
40: Community Forums
41: CPGlang
42: Photo Gallery
43: Community Forums
44: Community Forums
45: Home
46: Home
47: Home
48: Community Forums
49: CPGlang
50: Community Forums
51: Community Forums
52: Your Account
53: Home
54: Community Forums
55: Home
56: Community Forums
57: Photo Gallery
58: CPGlang
59: Community Forums
60: Photo Gallery
61: Home
62: Home
63: Community Forums
64: Photo Gallery
65: Community Forums
66: Community Forums
67: Statistics
68: Photo Gallery
69: Downloads
70: Community Forums
71: Photo Gallery
72: Downloads
73: Home
74: Photo Gallery
75: Community Forums
76: Home
77: CPGlang
78: Community Forums
79: Community Forums
80: Home
81: Home
82: CPGlang
83: Downloads
84: Community Forums
85: Community Forums
86: Home
87: Home
88: Home
89: CPGlang
90: Home
91: Community Forums
92: Home
93: Home
94: CPGlang
95: Community Forums
96: CPGlang
97: CPGlang
98: Community Forums
99: Community Forums
100: Community Forums
101: Community Forums
102: Community Forums
103: Photo Gallery
104: Home
105: Statistics
106: Home
107: Community Forums
108: Community Forums
109: Community Forums
110: Community Forums
111: Community Forums
112: Photo Gallery
113: Photo Gallery
114: Community Forums
115: Community Forums
116: Home
117: Community Forums
118: CPGlang
119: Statistics
120: Community Forums
121: Community Forums
122: CPGlang
123: Community Forums
124: Home
125: Your Account
126: Photo Gallery
127: CPGlang
128: Home
129: CPGlang
130: Community Forums
131: CPGlang
132: CPGlang
133: Community Forums
134: CPGlang
135: Community Forums
136: Community Forums
137: Home
138: Community Forums

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!
Private Collection - Gallery
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
vagabond
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Dec 05, 2009
Posts: 1376
Location: Constantly moving across US
PostPosted: Mon Feb 16, 2015 1:50 am
Post subject: Private Collection - Gallery

Hi All,

We’ve added a gallery of photos of an AWESOME and extensive private collection.

The terms we agreed to in order to be granted access and allowed to take photographs were that we would not name the collection, nor give its location. Please assist us in honoring the terms by not identifying the collection in any forum posts - although many of you will be able to easily identify the collection. Thank You All.

This is a truly amazing collection and we have exhaustively and exhaustedly chronicled it in the 400 + images gallery. Enjoy!

www.vgbimages.com/AFV-...on/n-7c83P

Overviews:




Back to top
View user's profile
the_shadock
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: May 27, 2006
Posts: 2865
Location: Normandy, France
PostPosted: Mon Feb 16, 2015 7:48 am
Post subject: Re: Private Collection - Gallery


_________________
soldat_ryan @ hotmail.com

Looking for photos of Sherman manufacturer's plates
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail Visit poster's website MSN Messenger
the_shadock
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: May 27, 2006
Posts: 2865
Location: Normandy, France
PostPosted: Mon Feb 16, 2015 8:03 am
Post subject: Re: Private Collection - Gallery

The M4A1 was built by Pressed Steel Car in September or October, 1943. It has form fitting appliqué plates welded on the hull sides, which is a late feature on PSC small hatch M4A1s. The USA number painted looks accurate as it fits with the date of production of the tank.

P-O

_________________
soldat_ryan @ hotmail.com

Looking for photos of Sherman manufacturer's plates
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail Visit poster's website MSN Messenger
Walter
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Mar 09, 2010
Posts: 618
Location: Arnhem
PostPosted: Mon Feb 16, 2015 7:07 pm
Post subject: Re: Private Collection - Gallery

Amazing collection !
Thanks for showing

Walter
Back to top
View user's profile
tankdriver
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 28, 2006
Posts: 95
Location: Memphis, TN
PostPosted: Tue Feb 17, 2015 12:17 am
Post subject: Re: Private Collection - Gallery

Boy, bet he has trouble setting up for local MV shows...... Smile

_________________
WC63....M3 Autocar...M3 Diamond T...57mm AT....37mm...3"
.
Have owned ...M5A1 Stuart
.
Have Restored ...M20
.
President West TN Military Vehicle Collectors
.
MVPA Member
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail
the_shadock
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: May 27, 2006
Posts: 2865
Location: Normandy, France
PostPosted: Tue Feb 17, 2015 8:34 am
Post subject: Re: Private Collection - Gallery

please what is this Half-Track variant?



thanks

P-O

_________________
soldat_ryan @ hotmail.com

Looking for photos of Sherman manufacturer's plates
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail Visit poster's website MSN Messenger
tankdriver
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 28, 2006
Posts: 95
Location: Memphis, TN
PostPosted: Tue Feb 17, 2015 8:22 pm
Post subject: Re: Private Collection - Gallery

It's a modification of a early M3 judging by the rear door, fender mounted headlights, no mine racks, and no gas can holders. BUT looks like the gas tanks are moved to the back rather then up front which is where they usually are. It also has a rear mounted pedestal which also is strange, and a cut front windshield, like to make room for a cannon barrel. I have no idea about the 2 vertical post. Maybe a T48

_________________
WC63....M3 Autocar...M3 Diamond T...57mm AT....37mm...3"
.
Have owned ...M5A1 Stuart
.
Have Restored ...M20
.
President West TN Military Vehicle Collectors
.
MVPA Member


Last edited by tankdriver on Tue Feb 17, 2015 8:25 pm; edited 1 time in total
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail
tankdriver
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 28, 2006
Posts: 95
Location: Memphis, TN
PostPosted: Tue Feb 17, 2015 8:24 pm
Post subject: Re: Private Collection - Gallery

Nope not a T48. The one next to it is a T48.

_________________
WC63....M3 Autocar...M3 Diamond T...57mm AT....37mm...3"
.
Have owned ...M5A1 Stuart
.
Have Restored ...M20
.
President West TN Military Vehicle Collectors
.
MVPA Member
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail
the_shadock
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: May 27, 2006
Posts: 2865
Location: Normandy, France
PostPosted: Tue Feb 17, 2015 8:32 pm
Post subject: Re: Private Collection - Gallery

- tankdriver
and a cut front windshield, like to make room for a cannon barrel


same thoughts.

P-O

_________________
soldat_ryan @ hotmail.com

Looking for photos of Sherman manufacturer's plates
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail Visit poster's website MSN Messenger
the_shadock
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: May 27, 2006
Posts: 2865
Location: Normandy, France
PostPosted: Tue Feb 17, 2015 9:32 pm
Post subject: Re: Private Collection - Gallery

I realized that the Half-TRack with a 40mm Bofors gun is not a T28E1 Combination Gun Motor Carriage but an M15 "Special"

_________________
soldat_ryan @ hotmail.com

Looking for photos of Sherman manufacturer's plates
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail Visit poster's website MSN Messenger
Tichenor
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Dec 06, 2007
Posts: 459
Location: Antwerp
PostPosted: Tue Feb 17, 2015 9:37 pm
Post subject: Re: Private Collection - Gallery

- the_shadock
please what is this Half-Track variant?


T19 105 HMC I think, anyway the black cannisters on the side are the ammo cartridges of the 105 mm ammo, have lots of them in the Priest.

Michel

_________________
www.afvregister.org
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website Photo Gallery
the_shadock
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: May 27, 2006
Posts: 2865
Location: Normandy, France
PostPosted: Tue Feb 17, 2015 9:53 pm
Post subject: Re: Private Collection - Gallery

seems that you are coorect, Michel Smile thanks !!

_________________
soldat_ryan @ hotmail.com

Looking for photos of Sherman manufacturer's plates
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail Visit poster's website MSN Messenger
bialy-r
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: May 06, 2009
Posts: 1233
Location: POLAND
PostPosted: Thu Feb 19, 2015 6:04 pm
Post subject: Re: Private Collection - Gallery

www.vgbimages.com/AFV-.../i-BMwnrbx

In the collection is a rare Windsor Carrier - I didn't know about it.

Is there still a FV214 Conqueror heavy tank ?
Back to top
View user's profile
vagabond
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Dec 05, 2009
Posts: 1376
Location: Constantly moving across US
PostPosted: Sun Feb 22, 2015 4:46 pm
Post subject: Re: Private Collection - Gallery

Bialy-r,

I didn't see an FV214 on our visit. We only saw the one building and not the storage area, so I can't say for certain. The photos are all from 4/19/13 so any changes after that date won't be reflected in the gallery.
Back to top
View user's profile
the_shadock
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: May 27, 2006
Posts: 2865
Location: Normandy, France
PostPosted: Sun Feb 22, 2015 6:05 pm
Post subject: Re: Private Collection - Gallery

they have a storage area !!

_________________
soldat_ryan @ hotmail.com

Looking for photos of Sherman manufacturer's plates
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail Visit poster's website MSN Messenger
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