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Article about: Hi all, Had about an hour on the airbase found these strange ring things in the same hole. They are marked USCA 5, Can't see any more markings at the moment The bullet is a .50cal for exampl

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    Default One last go before i go on holiday

    Hi all, Had about an hour on the airbase found these strange ring things in the same hole. They are marked USCA 5, Can't see any more markings at the moment

    The bullet is a .50cal for example

    Sorry if i don't reply as im going to Lanzarotte for 2 weeks

    All the best

    John
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    they look to me like a ballbearing race, John

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    John

    I think they are the where the filler cap for the Bowater drop tanks attached. Try one and see if it fits......I'm sure it will. The only things on those tanks that weren't made of pressed cardboard was the filler caps and surrounds.

    Have a good holiday. Bring me back a stick of rock.

    Steve T

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    Sorry i didn't point it out before. those are rusty nuts going around the edge

    Cheers

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    John

    I think they are the where the filler cap for the Bowater drop tanks attached. Try one and see if it fits......I'm sure it will. The only things on those tanks that weren't made of pressed cardboard was the filler caps and surrounds.

    Have a good holiday. Bring me back a stick of rock.

    Steve T

    Thanks Steve ill just get one out of the box and try it

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    I have tryed the ones i have found but them seem to be too big or too small

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    Go back to the base and find some that are the right size then.

    DOH !



    Steve T

    PS Good idea though eh ?

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    Quote by Steve T View Post
    Go back to the base and find some that are the right size then.

    DOH !



    Steve T

    PS Good idea though eh ?

    Will do as soon as i get back

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