±Recent Visitors

Recent Visitors to Com-Central!

±User Info-big


Welcome Anonymous

Nickname
Password

Membership:
Latest: cgsimpson
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 0
Overall: 6646

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 128
Total: 128
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: Community Forums
02: Community Forums
03: Community Forums
04: Home
05: CPGlang
06: CPGlang
07: CPGlang
08: Home
09: Downloads
10: Community Forums
11: CPGlang
12: CPGlang
13: Community Forums
14: Community Forums
15: Community Forums
16: Community Forums
17: CPGlang
18: CPGlang
19: Home
20: CPGlang
21: Community Forums
22: CPGlang
23: Community Forums
24: Community Forums
25: Community Forums
26: Community Forums
27: CPGlang
28: Community Forums
29: Community Forums
30: Community Forums
31: Home
32: Home
33: Downloads
34: Home
35: Photo Gallery
36: Community Forums
37: Community Forums
38: CPGlang
39: Community Forums
40: News
41: Community Forums
42: Community Forums
43: CPGlang
44: Community Forums
45: Home
46: CPGlang
47: CPGlang
48: Photo Gallery
49: Statistics
50: Community Forums
51: Community Forums
52: CPGlang
53: Community Forums
54: Community Forums
55: Home
56: CPGlang
57: Community Forums
58: CPGlang
59: Photo Gallery
60: Community Forums
61: Photo Gallery
62: Community Forums
63: Community Forums
64: Community Forums
65: CPGlang
66: Community Forums
67: Community Forums
68: Photo Gallery
69: Community Forums
70: Community Forums
71: Home
72: Home
73: Community Forums
74: Community Forums
75: Community Forums
76: Community Forums
77: Community Forums
78: Community Forums
79: Community Forums
80: Home
81: CPGlang
82: Community Forums
83: Statistics
84: Community Forums
85: Statistics
86: Home
87: Home
88: Community Forums
89: Community Forums
90: Home
91: Community Forums
92: Community Forums
93: Photo Gallery
94: CPGlang
95: CPGlang
96: Community Forums
97: Home
98: Photo Gallery
99: Community Forums
100: Home
101: Downloads
102: Community Forums
103: CPGlang
104: Community Forums
105: Photo Gallery
106: Home
107: CPGlang
108: CPGlang
109: Community Forums
110: Community Forums
111: Community Forums
112: Home
113: Home
114: Downloads
115: CPGlang
116: Community Forums
117: Community Forums
118: Community Forums
119: CPGlang
120: CPGlang
121: Home
122: Home
123: Home
124: Downloads
125: Community Forums
126: Community Forums
127: CPGlang
128: Community Forums

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!
From THE Motor Pool
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 Previous  1, 2, 3  Next
Post new topic    Reply to topic    Printer Friendly Page     Forum Index ›  AFV News Discussion Board

View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
JG300-Ascout
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 05, 2005
Posts: 6256
Location: Cyberspace
PostPosted: Sun Feb 15, 2009 6:22 am
Post subject: Re: From THE Motor Pool

- 3R22R
One question about the MICV 65; Are those gun ports on the rear of the vehicle??? never saw that before.


As each has a vision block above it, I think that's likely. Good observation.

_________________
"All facts go to clearly prove that Shades is a thrice-cursed traitor & mentally deranged person steeped in inveterate enmity toward mankind"
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
Dontos
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 24, 2006
Posts: 3436
Location: Vine Grove, KY
PostPosted: Mon Feb 16, 2009 2:06 pm
Post subject: Re: From THE Motor Pool

- 3R22R
One question about the MICV 65; Are those gun ports on the rear of the vehicle??? never saw that before.


Yes those are firing ports. I assume that they are designed for the 'port firing device' , which was initially issued with the M2 / M3 Bradley.

Regards
Don
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail Visit poster's website AIM Address Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
Dontos
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 24, 2006
Posts: 3436
Location: Vine Grove, KY
PostPosted: Wed Feb 25, 2009 12:01 am
Post subject: Re: From THE Motor Pool

Todays additions:




More to come
Don
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail Visit poster's website AIM Address Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
Joe_D
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 29, 2006
Posts: 2061
Location: Razorback Country
PostPosted: Wed Feb 25, 2009 1:46 am
Post subject: Re: From THE Motor Pool

Are they cleaning out the bays at Richardson????

That one was in the same building as the M60A2 last summer.

_________________
Joe_D
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
JG300-Ascout
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 05, 2005
Posts: 6256
Location: Cyberspace
PostPosted: Wed Feb 25, 2009 1:53 am
Post subject: Re: From THE Motor Pool

It was languishing under a tarp at Richardson in '06.


_________________
"All facts go to clearly prove that Shades is a thrice-cursed traitor & mentally deranged person steeped in inveterate enmity toward mankind"
Back to top
View user's profile Photo Gallery
Dontos
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 24, 2006
Posts: 3436
Location: Vine Grove, KY
PostPosted: Wed Feb 25, 2009 11:41 am
Post subject: Re: From THE Motor Pool

And the hits keep coming,....












Don
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail Visit poster's website AIM Address Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
Dontos
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 24, 2006
Posts: 3436
Location: Vine Grove, KY
PostPosted: Thu Feb 26, 2009 1:19 am
Post subject: Re: From THE Motor Pool

Hey, thought this might spark some interest. Whats weird on this vehicle rear??

Anyone wanna guess?



Don
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail Visit poster's website AIM Address Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
bsmart
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 23, 2006
Posts: 2523
Location: Central Maryland
PostPosted: Thu Feb 26, 2009 1:27 am
Post subject: Re: From THE Motor Pool

The area under the engine louvers looks different. It looks like there is some kind of horizontal access panels/doors there. Maybe They are normal but it doesn't look right to me
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail
Doug_Kibbey
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 23, 2006
Posts: 4677
Location: The Great Satan
PostPosted: Thu Feb 26, 2009 1:29 am
Post subject: Re: From THE Motor Pool

- Dontos
Hey, thought this might spark some interest. Whats weird on this vehicle rear??

Anyone wanna guess?


Don


Is that a CBSS bulge after a turret swap from an A2?
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website Photo Gallery
Dontos
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 24, 2006
Posts: 3436
Location: Vine Grove, KY
PostPosted: Thu Feb 26, 2009 1:39 am
Post subject: Re: From THE Motor Pool

- Doug_Kibbey
- Dontos
Hey, thought this might spark some interest. Whats weird on this vehicle rear??

Anyone wanna guess?


Don


Is that a CBSS bulge after a turret swap from an A2?


HUH???

Mr. Green

Gotta wait for Joe D to take a stab at this,......

I got a quiz photo for for you Doug.

What is this???



Don
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail Visit poster's website AIM Address Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
Doug_Kibbey
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 23, 2006
Posts: 4677
Location: The Great Satan
PostPosted: Thu Feb 26, 2009 1:58 am
Post subject: Re: From THE Motor Pool

- Dontos

I got a quiz photo for for you Doug.

What is this???

Don


A trick question? A crime scene after somebody's radio has been boosted?

I think I know what I'm supposed to say, but I don't recall a light there, and the turret ventilator is not where it's supposed to be, so I'll guess some early prototype or something else altogether.
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website Photo Gallery
bsmart
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 23, 2006
Posts: 2523
Location: Central Maryland
PostPosted: Thu Feb 26, 2009 2:03 am
Post subject: Re: From THE Motor Pool

Don't dance around the question early prototype of what?

I PMed Don with my guess

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

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 23, 2006
Posts: 4677
Location: The Great Satan
PostPosted: Thu Feb 26, 2009 2:11 am
Post subject: Re: From THE Motor Pool

- bsmart
Don't dance around the question early prototype of what?

I PMed Don with my guess


T95? Ventilator is is right place for that one, I think. Razz
Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website Photo Gallery
Dontos
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 24, 2006
Posts: 3436
Location: Vine Grove, KY
PostPosted: Thu Feb 26, 2009 2:14 am
Post subject: Re: From THE Motor Pool

- Doug_Kibbey
- bsmart
Don't dance around the question early prototype of what?

I PMed Don with my guess


T95? Ventilator is is right place for that one, I think. Razz


Is that your final answer?? Cool
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail Visit poster's website AIM Address Yahoo Messenger Photo Gallery
Doug_Kibbey
Power User

Offline Offline
Joined: Jan 23, 2006
Posts: 4677
Location: The Great Satan
PostPosted: Thu Feb 26, 2009 2:19 am
Post subject: Re: From THE Motor Pool

- Dontos
- Doug_Kibbey
- bsmart
Don't dance around the question early prototype of what?

I PMed Don with my guess


T95? Ventilator is is right place for that one, I think. Razz


Is that your final answer?? Cool


Yep.
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 2 of 3
All times are GMT - 6 Hours
Go to page Previous  1, 2, 3  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