Museo Storico Militare “Vidotto”

•July 18, 2017 • Leave a Comment

Made a little side trip to the “Museo Storico Militare Vidotto” while in Italy with my buddies. Did not expect too much and from the outside it looks like a regular family home (except with a Huey and some artillery pieces in front hahah 🙂 ). It turned out that it houses an insane collection of Italian militaria! Mainly WW1 and WW2 but some more modern stuff as well, there is also a small German WW2 section and some US stuff but the main focus is obviously the Italian Army. It is a private collection/museum and the owner is usually around, he and his staff were super friendly and we had a great time there. On to some pics:

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Gear up for the beach

•June 21, 2017 • Leave a Comment

Off to Italy with my dudes 😀

How to Fly the Curtiss SB2C Helldiver

•June 14, 2017 • Leave a Comment

Flying the “Son of a Bitch 2nd Class”, defintely not Plug and Play! 🙂

USMC Scout Sniper Korean War

•June 5, 2017 • 5 Comments

Game 1 / 2017, Yeah! 😀 First time I used the M1C Garand, quite a beast, but it worked really well and was super fun to use. Continue reading ‘USMC Scout Sniper Korean War’

Type 89 Knee Mortar Video

•April 24, 2017 • Leave a Comment

Very nice demonstration of the infamous “Knee Mortar”!

CAW actually made an airsoft version some years ago

Airsoft M1C Garand Sniper Rifle Part 2

•April 16, 2017 • 11 Comments

On to the cheek pad. There are numerous cheap repros available, most covered in some kind of ugly paint. I went for one a “natural leather” one hoping that I could achieve a nice look by oiling it. Continue reading ‘Airsoft M1C Garand Sniper Rifle Part 2’

Airsoft M1C Garand Sniper Rifle Part 1

•April 15, 2017 • 3 Comments

The M1C was a sniper variant of the M1 Garand, while probably none saw action during WW2 they were used by both the Army and Marine Corps in the Korean War. Continue reading ‘Airsoft M1C Garand Sniper Rifle Part 1’