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by Eukalyptus44
Sun Aug 23, 2020 9:08 am
Forum: Public Forum - General Topics
Topic: M25 Armeesattel
Replies: 9
Views: 1146

Re: M25 Armeesattel

Couvi wrote: Sat Aug 22, 2020 7:08 pm Excellent exhibit. Where is it? :thumbup:
If I'm not mistaken, it's a museum in France. Ill try to find out where exactly.

/Peter
by Eukalyptus44
Sun Aug 02, 2020 9:51 am
Forum: Public Forum - General Topics
Topic: M25 Armeesattel
Replies: 9
Views: 1146

Re: M25 Armeesattel

One does find something interesting on the internet now and then.
About these extra loops, seems they were used for a variaty of tasks.
One is to provide telephone lines by communication troops.
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by Eukalyptus44
Sun Aug 02, 2020 9:46 am
Forum: Public Forum - General Topics
Topic: 'H...' and 'V...' markings on WW2 German army horseshoes
Replies: 6
Views: 903

Re: 'H...' and 'V...' markings on WW2 German army horseshoes

Thank you very much indeed for answering my query Eukalyptus44, and for posting the diagram - greatly appreciated. By the way, I have also posted a query in the forum about German Ox Shoes. https://www.militaryhorse.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=13139 Your answer above explains why some of the ...
by Eukalyptus44
Sun Aug 02, 2020 9:25 am
Forum: Public Forum - General Topics
Topic: 'H...' and 'V...' markings on WW2 German army horseshoes
Replies: 6
Views: 903

Re: 'H...' and 'V...' markings on WW2 German army horseshoes

Out of curiosity, what document is the illustration of the horse shoe from? May I use this illustration on my web page on German Farrer equipment? Thanks for posting this. R/ Ralph Lovett Hi Ralph, I found it on the internet myself, when looking for more info on the German horseshoe. Not sure from ...
by Eukalyptus44
Thu Jul 30, 2020 12:33 pm
Forum: Public Forum - General Topics
Topic: M25 Armeesattel
Replies: 9
Views: 1146

Re: M25 Armeesattel

Hello, Thanks for the reply Todd! Appreciated. Indeed, social media is kicking some serious Forum ass, unfortunately. Thanks. The Belgian Army was cleaning out an old museum and this saddle happened to be up for sale.. not for long. Otto Sindel, one of the many makers I'm afraid. The list is long. A...
by Eukalyptus44
Thu Jul 30, 2020 9:37 am
Forum: Public Forum - General Topics
Topic: M25 Armeesattel
Replies: 9
Views: 1146

Re: M25 Armeesattel

This place is alive and kicking ! :D
by Eukalyptus44
Tue Jul 28, 2020 12:11 pm
Forum: Public Forum - General Topics
Topic: 'H...' and 'V...' markings on WW2 German army horseshoes
Replies: 6
Views: 903

Re: 'H...' and 'V...' markings on WW2 German army horseshoes

Quite simple

V= Vorne = Front
H= Hinten =Back

And the number is the size
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by Eukalyptus44
Tue Jul 28, 2020 11:51 am
Forum: Public Forum - General Topics
Topic: M25 Armeesattel
Replies: 9
Views: 1146

M25 Armeesattel

Hello people, I'm new here, Belgian collector and been searching the internet for Forums, FB groups etc about cavalry and military horses. Stumbled upon this one. I recently aquired this mint 1942 saddle. Size 2. Made by Otto Sindel in Berlin. I also have a 1943 and 1935, but this one has the extra ...