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    Hello colleagues,
    think is right for this MG 42?
    The materials look just Germans, what do you think?

    Thanks

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    Are there any markings? It can be also post-WWII Jugo made item, they used MG42 clone MG53.

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    it is the catcher for the M 53(yougoslavian)
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    I wouldn't think it was much use on an Mg42 given the rate of fire!
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    The Germans did use a brass catcher for the MG42 and M34 mainly in Tanks and half tracks , but as put above this one is Yugo post war

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    + 1
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    thanks to all friends ...
    Surely you have correctly identified,


    Thanks also to the other information.
    * I show you the marks so you have a comparison model.

    http://s28.postimg.org/3v6m6dsf1/DSC_1309.jpg

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    Quote by lebus12 View Post
    Very Interesting!

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