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Specifications

No Gun basic specifications

Gun Markings and Manufacturers

No The main manufactures part stamps and gun factory codes

Date a WW1 Vickers Gun

No Date a WW1 gun from the serial prefix and number

Estimate a date on a WW2 Vickers Gun

No Records available are not precise but should give a guideline as to when a particular serial number was manufactured

Identifying changes to the Vickers

No There were many changes, we try to identify as many as possible, on going development. Includes odd development items we have come across

Estimate a date on a WW2 Vickers Gun

No Gun serials manufactured for export not covered elsewhere

Contents of Battalion Spares Box

Adobe Acrobat logo basic overview list of contents. Courtesy 'The Gunner'

Full list of contents down to the last split pin!

No Photos of a complete Australian made WW2 spares and tool box, in fact there appears to be more in this kit which was received 'as issued' than is on the CES!

Full list of contents down to the last split pin!

Adobe Acrobat logo A full photocopy of the CES list from an Australian spares box, lists every nut, bolt, keep pin and tool! Courtesy 'The Gunner'.

Contents of Gun Spares Case and Wallet

Adobe Acrobat logo CES list of contents. Courtesy 'The Gunner'

1918 Contents of Gun Spares Case and Wallet

Adobe Acrobat logo List of contents of the Box, Spares and the Wallet from the 1918 Handbook on the Vickers. Supplied by The Gunner. Please note this has been scanned at 150% to make reading easier

Service Accessories for the Vickers .303

No Tools and related

Armourers gauges

Adobe Acrobat logo Gauges and their uses for the Vickers, courtesy Mr Tom Ready

Parts Drawings and Numbers

Adobe Acrobat logo 1945 Parts Identification List, useful if you are looking for items in our shop. Please note that this is a screen resolution, copyright noted, non printable version. The paper copy sold in the shop is an exact reproduction of the original. Please feel free to use it to confirm part numbers for ordering purposes.

Drawings & Amendments

No Low resolution drawings and amendments for the Vickers