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Need Help to ID 12.8cm 128mm shell casing no marks

Article about: Huge unmarked casing. opening apprx 128mm length about 27.25" diameter of base is about 6.25". Need help to id. Mark

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    Default Need Help to ID 12.8cm 128mm shell casing no marks

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    Huge unmarked casing. opening apprx 128mm length about 27.25" diameter of base is about 6.25". Need help to id.
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    Default Re: Need Help to ID 12.8cm 128mm shell casing no marks

    The brass casing weighs 15.5lbs

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    Default Re: Need Help to ID 12.8cm 128mm shell casing no marks

    From your measurements & pictures it looks like a US navy 5"/38 Mk 12 casing.
    JEDEM DAS SEINE

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    Default Re: Need Help to ID 12.8cm 128mm shell casing no marks

    Thanks for the info. I just wonder if it was one used as a pattern or a rejected one. It should be threaded where the primer is.

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    Default Re: Need Help to ID 12.8cm 128mm shell casing no marks

    Sorry,but I realy don`t know.
    JEDEM DAS SEINE

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