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by tombear
Sun Jan 24, 2010 6:23 am
Forum: Universal Pattern Forum
Topic: Bren packsaddlery
Replies: 74
Views: 42070

Re: Bren packsaddlery

Cheers! I'd love to see stills of the ammo carrying led horse to see how the 8 (I think) 6 mag sized boxes fit on it. I can't get sound on it but I bet the part where they drop the guns and barrels into the mud theres a bit saying "Never fear Tommy, just give the gun a shake and it will fire as...
by tombear
Fri Jan 22, 2010 11:25 am
Forum: Universal Pattern Forum
Topic: Bren packsaddlery
Replies: 74
Views: 42070

Re: Bren packsaddlery

Gentlemen, please feast your eyes on this, found by a old mate of mine Kev Groom

http://www.britishpathe.com/record.php?id=6000

I would love to see a high definition version of this, especially stills of the saddlery. The Guns are actually ZBGs

ATB

Tom
by tombear
Sun Jan 10, 2010 8:36 am
Forum: Universal Pattern Forum
Topic: Hotchkiss Portative Saddlery
Replies: 11
Views: 7621

Re: Hotchkiss Portative Saddlery

Oh and I stand corrected there is a sadlle bag to go opposite the gun bucket, see page 9 and plate 5!

ATB

Tom
by tombear
Sun Jan 10, 2010 4:56 am
Forum: Universal Pattern Forum
Topic: Hotchkiss Portative Saddlery
Replies: 11
Views: 7621

Re: Hotchkiss Portative Saddlery

And heres the plates, don't say I don't give you owt! ;-{D) ATB Tom http://lh6.ggpht.com/_dVcnpchhsqI/S0mvQhWO3FI/AAAAAAAABEQ/egnMubk4Two/s512/Plate01.JPG http://lh6.ggpht.com/_dVcnpchhsqI/S0mvQhWO3FI/AAAAAAAABEQ/egnMubk4Two/s512/Plate01.JPG http://lh4.ggpht.com/_dVcnpchhsqI/S0mvRRXNlfI/AAAAAAAABEY/...
by tombear
Sun Jan 10, 2010 4:37 am
Forum: Universal Pattern Forum
Topic: Hotchkiss Portative Saddlery
Replies: 11
Views: 7621

Re: Hotchkiss Portative Saddlery

Heres the text, plates to follow http://lh6.ggpht.com/_dVcnpchhsqI/S0mjLJMci3I/AAAAAAAABCQ/gVUJRPw3zgM/s512/CoverPage01.JPG http://lh4.ggpht.com/_dVcnpchhsqI/S0mjLQjF_5I/AAAAAAAABCU/3WMEmpZAb28/s512/Page02.JPG http://lh6.ggpht.com/_dVcnpchhsqI/S0mjLx2tzHI/AAAAAAAABCY/5Z3XX-TjdaI/s512/Page03.JPG http...
by tombear
Fri Jan 08, 2010 9:26 am
Forum: Universal Pattern Forum
Topic: Hotchkiss Portative Saddlery
Replies: 11
Views: 7621

Re: Hotchkiss Portative Saddlery

Before I forget, heres the other related bits Rod has, the bandoleer and strip wallets. http://lh3.ggpht.com/_dVcnpchhsqI/S0dNDVni8lI/AAAAAAAABBg/XQmhcH06V3Y/s640/Mounted_Rifles_bandolier_and_strip_wallets.jpg If folk are interested I'll ask him for pics of the markings. ATB Tom PS also got pics of ...
by tombear
Fri Jan 08, 2010 9:11 am
Forum: Universal Pattern Forum
Topic: Hotchkiss Portative Saddlery
Replies: 11
Views: 7621

Re: Hotchkiss Portative Saddlery

Hi All heres the pic of the otherside, its a better version of the one in the manual. http://lh5.ggpht.com/_dVcnpchhsqI/S0dHcfwsQqI/AAAAAAAABBQ/kPQ37jPvrM4/s512/xPlate06Original.jpg On that vague note I have jpgs of the 18 page manual for the Hotches pack saddle, for which the gun bucket was a subsi...
by tombear
Wed Jan 06, 2010 8:27 am
Forum: Universal Pattern Forum
Topic: Hotchkiss Portative Saddlery
Replies: 11
Views: 7621

Hotchkiss Portative Saddlery

Dear all my apologies for being away for so long but unfortunately life caught up with me and I had no time for the finer things. Anyroad I thought you would be interested in project I have been able to assist my friend Rod Woods over in NZ with. Although it isn't quite finished I thought a preview ...