If milspec is not important to you and you need a can to throw in the truck, does the job fine. Left and below: Chest Ammunition Cal. The gross weight was 92 pounds. The box in the picture has black lettering but many have blue lettering. The M2 was primarily used for.
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Each can is visually inspected and lids are manually opened to ensure proper range of motion. A rubber is commonly found in the hinged lid to protect the ammunition from moisture damage. The padding covered the inside of the lid, bottom and three sides but not the front of the chest and was riveted in place. It seems that both the M1 Machine Rifle Chest and the M1A1 Chest were considered to be clumsy to use and their service life was short. Take a surplus ammo box and you can make an emergency kit, water-resistant photography gear box, compartment for your jeep, heck you can even store ammunition in it! Testing and revision ultimately led to the development of the M1. The paint tends to fade with age and exposure. More + This digital camo premium tactical vest by Modern This digital camo premium tactical vest by Modern Warrior is the perfect outdoors or hunting vest.
This is a well built reliable steel ammo can that can not be beat for the price. Here is more information I found online from consumer reviews: I can fit a 1000 rounds of 223 in it without removing the rounds from the boxes. Internal padding of a synthetic material similar to linoleum was possibly to deaden the sound of ammunition rattling or possibly to prevent the ammunition from denting of the box. M1A1 Ammo Box mounted on a M1917A1 tripod. You will have the opportunity to find and choose one in your area before placing your order.
Unlike other M1 boxes this one has a rubber gasket rather than the usual foam type. Great can if you are on a budget, and its conveniently available in stores. They come in various conditions, so if you have a special need: not dented, not rusted, even type of paint job - we'll be happy to help you get the boxes you want! You will also see this noted in checkout. This box was repainted while in service. It had a rubber gasket on the lid that was superior to the gasket on the M1 box and could be repacked and used again many times.
Many boxes were repainted at least once while in service. The handle was identical to the type used on the M3. The curved sides of the support engaged in slots on either side of the wooden boxes and also served to keep the M1 and M1A1 boxes centered. Note the different hinge styles. If you're looking to save some money on ammo cans for storage this is a good product.
Many like this one served as toolboxes for many years. Yes Shipping Weight The total weight of the product and its packaging, as calculated by the shipping carrier. An almost identical box but with different internal spacers was used for the Browning water-cooled machine-gun M1917A1. The M1 box attached to the tripod by fitting the opener clamp hinge under the top rail of the mounting bracket. The box is pre-drilled for padlock safety and has a.
Box showing opener, wire handle and tripod catch. You cannot receive a refund if you have placed a ShippingPass-eligible order. The original ring was seamless and slightly smaller. If you decide you want to discontinue the service, you can cancel your subscription at any time. The need for a pin to secure the clamp was a major failing of this design. I seriously doubt my stored items will ever know the difference.
This one does not have the ring retention slot in the clamp. These cans are in really good condition and have been given this grade mostly due to minor surface rust. A toggle closing hasp and a carrying handle are assembled to each. This is not a complete list: M2. Ammo cans offer a number of storage options, from spacious, open interiors to separated compartments and pull-out trays, to help keep you organized.