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Department of Unusual Ordnance Finds (Can Freepers Identify)
cjchivers.com ^ | unknown | Deir ash Sharqi,

Posted on 06/05/2013 1:38:27 PM PDT by OL Hickory

Field researching and reporting on arms and the arms trade often leads to the same old discoveries in war after war, fight after fight. But most trips also turn up the odd and unusual item.

This pair of disc-shaped ordnance packages bearing Russian labels (above) was one of the unexpected finds in the possession of Ahfad al-Rasul.

(Excerpt) Read more at cjchivers.com ...


TOPICS: Government; History; Military/Veterans; Miscellaneous
KEYWORDS: ordanance; unknown; unusual
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sounds like ammo covered in cosmoline...What say you??
1 posted on 06/05/2013 1:38:28 PM PDT by OL Hickory
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To: OL Hickory

obama and his crowd.


2 posted on 06/05/2013 1:41:06 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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To: no-to-illegals

Put it in a vise and hit it with a hammer ... if it goes ‘boom’ .. it’s an explosive.


3 posted on 06/05/2013 1:49:25 PM PDT by knarf (I say things that are true ... I can't prove it, but they're true)
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To: knarf

Pray for none of those. Stay Safe!


4 posted on 06/05/2013 1:52:40 PM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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To: OL Hickory
Binary (2 component) nerve gas?

Regards,
GtG

5 posted on 06/05/2013 1:54:29 PM PDT by Gandalf_The_Gray (I live in my own little world, I like it 'cuz they know me here.)
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To: OL Hickory

Stinky cheese


6 posted on 06/05/2013 1:54:59 PM PDT by razorback-bert (I'm in shape. Round is a shape isn't it?)
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To: Gandalf_The_Gray

Mine innards


7 posted on 06/05/2013 1:56:43 PM PDT by Gaffer
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To: knarf

Bugs Bunny as bomb tester

8 posted on 06/05/2013 1:57:01 PM PDT by MrB (The difference between a Humanist and a Satanist - the latter admits whom he's working for)
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To: OL Hickory
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/anthrax-poisoning-kills-62-in-russia?
9 posted on 06/05/2013 2:07:21 PM PDT by Errant
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To: OL Hickory

Caviar


10 posted on 06/05/2013 2:12:10 PM PDT by smokingfrog ( ==> sleep with one eye open (<o> ---)
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To: OL Hickory

Would it be possible to post the picture, the site is not accessible for some reason. Cheers.


11 posted on 06/05/2013 2:26:08 PM PDT by moose07 (the truth will out ,one day. This is not the post you are looking for ....move along now....)
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12 posted on 06/05/2013 2:33:45 PM PDT by servo1969
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To: moose07
It's a big 'un:


13 posted on 06/05/2013 2:33:48 PM PDT by carriage_hill (Guns kill people, pencils misspell words, cars drive drunk & spoons make you fat.)
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To: OL Hickory

Actually, it says, “If you’ve opened the package this far, kiss your ass goodbye.”


14 posted on 06/05/2013 2:35:35 PM PDT by carriage_hill (Guns kill people, pencils misspell words, cars drive drunk & spoons make you fat.)
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To: servo1969

Fruitcake? Circa 1983?


15 posted on 06/05/2013 2:37:24 PM PDT by IYAS9YAS
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To: servo1969

Russian pancakes.


16 posted on 06/05/2013 2:44:35 PM PDT by arderkrag (An Unreconstructed Georgian, STANDING WITH RAND.)
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To: carriage_hill

I thought maybe it said “Light and get away!”


17 posted on 06/05/2013 2:53:31 PM PDT by servo1969
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To: carriage_hill; servo1969

As far as I can work out they are Additional propellant charges for 120mm artillery shells.
But that is only a 60% probability.


18 posted on 06/05/2013 2:59:58 PM PDT by moose07 (the truth will out ,one day. This is not the post you are looking for ....move along now....)
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looks like some sort of propellant charge Note that it says 120mm on it, and as I recall the only things of that caliber that the russians use are mortars such as the 2S9 (SP), 2S12 (towed), 2S23 (SP), and the 2S31 (SP)
19 posted on 06/05/2013 3:04:48 PM PDT by 2CAVTrooper (Slaving away so obama supporting deadbeats can play)
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To: OL Hickory

..something about “additional”...


20 posted on 06/05/2013 3:07:53 PM PDT by Doogle (USAF.68-73..8th TFW Ubon Thailand..never store a threat you should have eliminated))
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