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Propane fired main gun on Sherman tank

Posted: Sat Dec 16, 2017 10:11 am
by printzpic
Looking for info on how we can get the main gun on a M4A2E8 Sherman tank to fire oxy/pro. We're looking at getting Jim Sherman's 'Dauntless' onto the re-enactment circuit.

Re: Propane fired main gun on Sherman tank

Posted: Sat Dec 16, 2017 8:24 pm
by dlevy
Hi,

This is the man to speak with: Steve Smith

www.ww2steel.com/Gasguns/Gasguns.html
Phone: 479-754-2894
e-mail: steveleesmith@hotmail.com

I have used his kits in .50 cal to 57mm. He gassed a 75mm pack that I know of.

Dave

Re: Propane fired main gun on Sherman tank

Posted: Sun Dec 17, 2017 8:07 am
by printzpic
Thanks. Made contact with Steve.....he can provide the materials and expertise we need.