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casing with special base
Old 01-08-2020, 11:15 AM   #1
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Default casing with special base

have this casing since years but never found one similar with
this special base . it is a french casing 75mm x350 mm .
thanks for all info about this casing .
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Old 01-08-2020, 12:20 PM   #2
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Shell case with a large groove on the bottom...........to be able to differenciate , in the dark, the model 1900 explosive shells from the shrapnel shells . This process was quickly abandoned .
These cases with grooves are rare.
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The model 1900 explosive shell = L'obus explosif modèle 1900
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thanks klarkon as nice to hear that this casing is a rare bird . i found it years ago in fleamarket here in my region . it sounds good it is the same as casings for flares this have marks too for diference in the dark .
thansk again as usual you knows a lot .
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