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40mm single bofor

Posted: Sun May 17, 2020 9:53 am
by Hmsambuscade1
Hi All I'm new to the group and I'm ex Royal Navy Gunnery Petty Officer left in 2006. At present I'm researching the 40mm single bofor to build. I having problems finding plan to help scratch build one can anyone please help.

Re: 40mm single bofor

Posted: Mon May 18, 2020 10:31 am
by Admin
Hello, and welcome to the forum.

Pen & Sword are due to publish British Naval Weapons of World War Two Volume III: Coastal Forces by the late John Lambert, which may include this weapon, else his earlier volumes may, and I assume he must have created plans for sale previously, although only plans for the boats appear available on the John Lambert plans site.

If you perform a web search on single bofors gun and look under images, there are some plans which show up, but I don’t know if they would be sufficient for your needs.