The US already has three machine guns in FH, the M2 50 cal, the BAR, and the M1919 30 cal. But what about the water cooled 30 calliber M1917A1? The A1 version was developed following WWI, and saw action in both WWII and Korea, although their weight (93 lbs!) made them less successful as a squad weapon than its M1919 cousin. My thought is to make them as a stationary weapon, or as a halftrack deployed MG. Maybe even as an alternate to the M1919 on the Jeeps (1 in 6 with a M1917 on it).
yes i think the warter cooled mgs for the americans are missing. i hope there her soon if there are any.
In the same vein, a Maxim for the Soviets would be sweet. I think I remember seeing renders for some sort of watercooled MG complete with water tank, although I can't remember which one exactly. Not too sure about an M1917 on a Jeep though... the M1917 was designed for long periods of sustained fire, which you really wouldn't be doing with such a mobile Jeep.
The Americans have already got the M1919. The Maxim and/or DkhM and the Vickers 0.303 need to be done first.
I found several pics of them on Jeeps when I searched for it, might have been jerry rigged jobs though. To expand the missing Machine Guns catagorey MG-15 for the Germans. Desperatley need this for the planes for accuracy's sake. and on the back of a JU-88 DSHK for the Russians. I wanna see this on the IS2:naughty: .
That's the polish mg, which is a copyo fthe M1917 Browning machine gun, so we pretty much do have it.
Yeah, we do need more of the MGs. here is an interesting thought...why don't we have the that German version of the Bren? It was a rather common lmg. I think the designation was ZB-something....
silianThe Americans have already got the M1919. The Maxim and/or DkhM and the Vickers 0.303 need to be done first.
M1917, not M1919.
Von MudraYeah, we do need more of the MGs. here is an interesting thought...why don't we have the that German version of the Bren? It was a rather common lmg. I think the designation was ZB-something....
The Zb 26 would be great it was also a pretty common weapon amogst the Chinese as well.
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16th April 2005
The ZB-26 was a Czech made MG. http://www.securityarms.com/20010315/galleryfiles/2000/2058.htm