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Old 02-18-2014, 10:44 PM   #11
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Don't mess with those ping pong ball shooting ladies either.

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Old 02-19-2014, 01:40 AM   #12
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The large groove is for a copper driving band that engages the rifling of the cannon. Projectile itself should be steel. The groove closest to the base is where the shell casing is crimped onto the projectile.



What we have here is... failure- to communicate.

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Thanks for all the info!

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Originally Posted by dswt View Post
Was recently in Thailand and found this on an airfield. Not sure what the hell it is exactly. I'm assuming it's an anti-aircraft round. Can anyone help identifying it?

What is it made of, looks like steel................

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