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#556663 - 10/08/19 09:33 AM "TW" VEB Fahrzeug und Jagdwaffenwerk Ernst Thälman
ellenbr Offline

Registered: 08/10/07
Posts: 8710
Loc: North Alabama
I was chasing something else as usual & noticed these pressure values in a "TW" VEB Fahrzeug und Jagdwaffenwerk Ernst Thälmann, Suhl DDR catagloue. So this gives us an idea of what to compare. 3 - 4 pages up from the bottom - gives circa 1975 date.


Kalibre 12 - 850 Bar
Kalibre 16 - 900 Bar
Kalibre 20 - 950 Bar

Any >>bar<< conversion folks that can push that towards PSI??

Also they give that for a few more quid they will attempt to blow it up @ 1200 Bar:

>>Auf Wunsch wird gengen Mehrpreis auch die verstärkte Beschußprüfung mit 1200 bar durchgeführt.<<



#556689 - 10/11/19 05:58 PM Re: "TW" VEB Fahrzeug und Jagdwaffenwerk Ernst Thälman [Re: ellenbr]
skeettx Offline

Registered: 06/03/08
Posts: 4679
Loc: Amarillo, Texas

850 Bar converts to 12328.207707 PSI

Edited by skeettx (10/11/19 05:59 PM)

USAF RET 1971-95

#557145 - 10/21/19 02:36 PM Re: "TW" VEB Fahrzeug und Jagdwaffenwerk Ernst Thälman [Re: ellenbr]
Run With The Fox Offline

Registered: 05/16/08
Posts: 6914
Loc: Michigan
"On request, at extra cost, the 1200 BAR bursting test will result in the surcharge"??? Der Fuchs
Now cry Havoc-and let slip the Dogs of War


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