Re: Question re. Vickers Machine Guns

Bob Pickwoad (
Tue, 19 Sep 1995 04:40:56 -0700

At 02:24 AM 9/19/95 -0400, wrote:
>In a message dated 95-09-18 20:42:18 EDT, you write:
>>I have what may be a stupid question, but it's driving me crazy; when
>>mounted on aircraft, was the cocking lever still attached?
> Thanks, Mike

This info helps a lot. A friend also has offered a video tape that
describes the action of the gun, with some actual close-ups of the device in
action. On my model, I believe I'll just leave the cocking levers on as was
originally intended.