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M0re pics of the M548 + Quad .50 !
Frenchy
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Posted: Thursday, November 28, 2019 - 02:03 AM UTC
Thanks to Jerzy Krzemiński on Flickr :





H.P.

bat_213
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Posted: Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 12:59 PM UTC
is that swuprat .very cool.
Maki
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Posted: Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 08:12 PM UTC
Interesting variant. But is it quad or twin?

Mario
Frenchy
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Posted: Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 08:27 PM UTC
It's a Quad .50's :



This must be an earlier picture (the rubber side skirts and MG mount are still fitted)


On a side note, here's another interesting M548-based SPAAG, the XM166 (fitted with the twin 40mm turret from a M42) :



Variant (driver's hatch) :





Trial footage :

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=--pi-IOeBxE


H.P.
Maki
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Posted: Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 09:48 PM UTC
Superb photos, thanks HP!

Mario
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Posted: Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 09:56 PM UTC
damn H.P. you've done it again. you've found another set of amazing pictures on the internet, you truly are a wizard on the web
Frenchy
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Posted: Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 10:46 PM UTC
You're welcome guys

H.P.
bat_213
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Posted: Wednesday, February 19, 2020 - 12:07 PM UTC
those are very cool pics .thanks for shareig