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Forum: TO&Es September 17th, 2018, 01:10 PM
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Posted By Pibwl
Re: Smg

Interesting point, and it seems right as regards to 7.62mm, but even I don't see a necessity to diversify SMGs (although a change in range 10 vs 8 hexes might be reasonable in case of short rifles -...
Forum: TO&Es September 9th, 2018, 10:39 AM
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Posted By Pibwl
Re: Spanish OOB32 and OOB33 v.11 (2018)

Spain OOB33:

29 SdKfz 223 (Fu) - photo is SdKfz 221, could be 27523

287 CB FA-I - if they were delivered in 10/36 to Republic, it seems it should take a couple months before they were captured...
Forum: TO&Es September 9th, 2018, 10:37 AM
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Posted By Pibwl
Re: Spanish OOB32 and OOB33 v.11 (2018)

449 CB Protegido - early armoured truck (Camion Protegido) from the 20s for colonial service (truck No.2 https://elfarodeceuta.es/los-primeros-camiones-protegidos-del-ejercito-espanol-ii/ - sometimes...
Forum: TO&Es September 4th, 2018, 04:52 PM
Replies: 11
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Posted By Pibwl
Re: Spanish OOB32 and OOB33 v.11 (2018)

Spanish Republic

Misc:

182, 217 Amet St.Etienne - used rather from the beginning of the war only (http://www.sbhac.net/Republica/Fuerzas/Armas/Infanteria/Ametralla/Ametralla.htm,...
Forum: TO&Es September 2nd, 2018, 05:48 PM
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Posted By Pibwl
Re: Spanish OOB32 and OOB33 v.11 (2018)

Flak:

Spanish Republic

120 Canon AA 20mm - Oerlikons were used by Republican side (http://www.sbhac.net/Republica/Fuerzas/Armas/Artilleria/ArtAA/ArtAA.htm) - photo 17041 (current is Breda)....
Forum: TO&Es September 2nd, 2018, 05:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 473
Posted By Pibwl
Re: Spanish OOB32 and OOB33 v.11 (2018)

111 Canon Inf 65mm - few Italian captured guns http://www.amonio.es/canon_6517_ita.htm, couldn't have been used from 1930. Should be rather rare, along with unit 112 AT gun.

It's a detail, but a...
Forum: TO&Es August 30th, 2018, 06:18 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By Pibwl
Re: Manchukuo aircraft (v.2017)

Two remarks, as a sidenote to China:

145 75mm Inf-Gun (Type 94 mountain gun) - I suggest icon 2122, which better fits to its double trail.

146 37mm Cannon - photo is a heavier gun. Proper photo...
Forum: TO&Es August 30th, 2018, 05:56 PM
Replies: 11
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Posted By Pibwl
Re: Spanish OOB32 and OOB33 v.11 (2018)

I know that :) That's the problem, if a battery of off-map artillery shouldn't be off-map in reality, for it appears, that it had smaller range (<10km), as in case of Italian basic 100/17 howitzers...
Forum: TO&Es August 29th, 2018, 04:40 PM
Replies: 11
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Posted By Pibwl
Re: Spanish OOB32 and OOB33 v.11 (2018)

I've found another good source as for artillery http://www.amonio.es/artilleria.htm (main page: http://www.amonio.es/index2.htm)

There are no big changes to what I wrote, but some clarifications: ...
Forum: TO&Es August 28th, 2018, 02:38 PM
Replies: 11
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Posted By Pibwl
Re: Spanish OOB32 and OOB33 v.11 (2018)

As a supplement to mortars' names: all mortars 60mm M1926, 50mm M1932 and 81mm M1933 were actually designed by Valero and produced by Esperanza y Cia = Ecia.

According to...
Forum: TO&Es August 27th, 2018, 05:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 473
Posted By Pibwl
Re: Spanish OOB32 and OOB33 v.11 (2018)

Spanish Republic OOB32

Mortars:

162, 175 Mortero Valero (81mm) - a manual suggests, that max range was 2200 m...
Forum: TO&Es August 27th, 2018, 03:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 473
Posted By Pibwl
Re: Spanish OOB32 and OOB33 v.11 (2018)

Spain OOB33

Apart from mentions above, I can't verify Nationalist Spain artillery, only small remarks:

059 105mm M.19 Azul - icon should be eg. 2121 - the weapon is apparently...
Forum: TO&Es August 27th, 2018, 02:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 473
Posted By Pibwl
Spanish OOB32 and OOB33 v.11 (2018)

Spanish Republic OOB32

As often, I didn't mean to go deep into artillery, but I've found an interesting site http://www.sbhac.net/Republica/Fuerzas/Armas/Artilleria/Artilleria.htm... It seems well...
Forum: TO&Es August 26th, 2018, 09:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 634
Posted By Pibwl
Re: China OOB21 and OOB14 v.11

Both OObs:

93 75mm M.1897 FG, 123 75mm M.1897 Bty - photo shows rare French split-trail modification - correct are: 8526, 8623, 9353, 23083
Forum: TO&Es August 18th, 2018, 05:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 277
Posted By Pibwl
Re: Bulgarian OOB19 v.11 (2018)

145 75mm Mtn Gun - icon is too big gun for mountain vz.15 Skoda (used for 100-122mm howitzers) (top view: https://forum.valka.cz/files/skoda-horske_delo_189.jpg)
Czech and Hungarian units use icon...
Forum: TO&Es August 17th, 2018, 06:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 277
Posted By Pibwl
Re: Bulgarian OOB19 v.11 (2018)

misc:

061 Steyr 640 - it was also (or first of all?) used as an artillery tractor for AT guns

Bulgaria also used (confirmed on photos):
- Maultier tractors
- 45 mm M.1942 AT guns (after the...
Forum: TO&Es August 17th, 2018, 04:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 277
Posted By Pibwl
Bulgarian OOB19 v.11 (2018)

Few amendments:

Vehicles:

01 Vickers 6 ton - apparently the name was just Vickers or Vickers E (also per post #16 here http://forum.shrapnelgames.com/showthread.php?t=51343&page=2)
Same for...
Forum: TO&Es August 2nd, 2018, 06:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 634
Posted By Pibwl
Re: China OOB21 and OOB14 v.11

Communist China OOB14:

02 T-26 M.33 - photo is M.39, could be Chinese 4123 or Soviet 27857

05 Vickers 6E - Chinese camo photo is 2385 (like Nationalist)

56 Colt HMGs - photo is Vickers,...
Forum: TO&Es August 2nd, 2018, 05:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 634
Posted By Pibwl
Re: China OOB21 and OOB14 v.11

Armour etc

05 Vickers 6E - name should be "6-Ton" or "E" (or "E 6-Ton")

06 Type 94 Ho-Go - is "Ho-Go" name correct for Tk tankette in Chinese service?.. (same for OOB14)

017 PzKw Ia -...
Forum: TO&Es August 1st, 2018, 07:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 634
Posted By Pibwl
Re: China OOB21 and OOB14 v.11

Infantry guns

102 37mm Cannon (TR mle 16 gun) - photo is eg. 9400, dedicated icon 8033.
However, there is no French 37mm infantry gun mentioned on the page...
Forum: TO&Es July 31st, 2018, 08:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 634
Posted By Pibwl
Re: China OOB21 and OOB14 v.11

I've found an excerpt from the book:


As for Soviet deliveries to Nationalists:


Unfortunately, still there's no part on eventual arms deliveries in 1945. However, another chapter says: "The...
Forum: TO&Es July 31st, 2018, 07:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 634
Posted By Pibwl
Re: China OOB21 and OOB14 v.11

If you spotted any errors in my suggestions, or would like to add something, feel free. Personally I'm not planning to make too deep research, just relying on what's available.

Off Map Heavy...
Forum: TO&Es July 31st, 2018, 04:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 634
Posted By Pibwl
China OOB21 and OOB14 v.11

Two years ago I haven't researched Chinese artillery.

I mostly used this quite reliably-looking and exhaustive list of Chinese guns...
Forum: TO&Es July 29th, 2018, 07:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 455
Posted By Pibwl
Re: Netherlands OOB28 v.11 (2018)

Note, that they were Ford GP in fact ;) https://web.archive.org/web/20160307000312/http://overvalwagen.com/jeeps.html
Forum: TO&Es July 28th, 2018, 07:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 455
Posted By Pibwl
Re: Netherlands OOB28 v.11 (2018)

Armour

03-05 Vickers Mk VI, Honey, Stuart - I couldn't find info that the Dutch used any tanks in Great Britain (possibly for training, but there was only one infantry brigade created, and it used...
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