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fortifications

  • 13 April 2016

    Here is another part of German fortifications. Regelbau 633 bunker housing 5cm Maschinengranatwerfer M19I. This was very sophisticated and modern mortar, that could fire 50mm shells at range 20-600 meters with the rate of fire 30-120 per minute. It was operated by the crew of eight soldiers and the amunition stockpile was 3944 pcs. The last elements of Atlantik Wall set are “Dragon [...]

  • Here is the second part of Atlantic Wall. Regelbau 666 - was a forified command post with three ports small observation cupola. Regelbau 632 – had type 2P7 armoured bell armed with three ports and single machine gun. The rear was backed by a concrete-covered embankment, which provided additional cover and reduced the prominence of the cupola. The other gun was placed in rear casemate [...]

  • 11 April 2016

    Today I want to show you the first two elements from Atlantik Wall set. First one is Regelbau 634 – built in large numbers allong the coast. Single 20P7 armoured cupola for two machine guns was placed on it’s top. The third machine gun protected the entrance. The second element is very versatile Regelbau 656. It could house the infantry squad or two field [...]