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Parts of a periscope?

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    Default Parts of a periscope?

    but for what i wonder?

    These are supposedly 2 parts of a periscope for a tank, i would guess US, but i dont know because there are no marks anywhere on these that give any information, but the prisms reflect quite nicely for being so old!
    6 3/8th x 1 3/4 x 2 7/8th








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    im going with us m24 chaffee for the drivers hatch

    tom

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    id say the top ,replacable part of a very early m113 commanders capolar episcope
    the paint is nato green
    not khaki so post war
    IMHO
    cheers ian

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    interesting responses!

    i found a picture of what these would attach to, its a periscope for an m6 sherman


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    opps bit wrong then hehehe i wonder if you'll find the rest to make the set
    i looked at m113 it looks a lot like one of those

    tom

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    ill have to start looking! these were in a box of other items i found that belonged to my grandfather!

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    i can say definately not m3 sherman
    ive worked on lots of shermans
    and m113s
    chefees ,m47 ,m48 m60 should i go on
    thanks tom
    im working on m2a2 bradlies and m1a1 tanks at the moment
    tanks are my love and have been for over 30 years
    i started on mk2 chieftains ,went on to be test driver for chaly 1
    im allso a cent driver
    tanks are my heart and soul
    sheers ian

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    i want your job
    what do you work as sounds fun

    tom

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    sorry no ,,the top of
    the periscopes you show in your pics are not the ones in the original post
    the episcope you show is from a sheman
    the ones in the original post are diferent ,ie
    in your pic four screws in the back slope
    original post screws a cross the top
    allso your pic US khaki ,,original post ,nato green

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    Default Re: Parts of a periscope?

    Quote by talltom View Post
    i want your job
    what do you work as sounds fun

    tom
    you bet it is Tom
    see my post ,,, my playground
    i got shouted at by the us army for posting the pics
    cheers ian

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