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HermannB
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Bayern, Germany
Joined: October 14, 2008
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Posted: Saturday, July 06, 2019 - 12:42 AM UTC
Looking good.

https://www.how-amps.org/panda-ph35028-135-m109a7-paladin-selfpropelled-howitzer

But WHEN?
jps
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Wisconsin, United States
Joined: February 06, 2006
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Posted: Saturday, July 06, 2019 - 12:57 AM UTC
Just a coment but after a little googling that round the figure us carrying seems to weigh in around 100 Pounds. He seems to be carrying it a bit easily. I admit when I was 40 years younger lifting and carrying 100 pounds was a lot easier than today but is this how the rounds are handled?
skyshark
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North Carolina, United States
Joined: November 16, 2005
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Posted: Saturday, July 06, 2019 - 01:36 AM UTC
When I was a 13B especially at Sill. The Gun and Cat were kept sep. We had times where the Gun was on one side of a hill and the Cat on the other and we had to hump rounds sometimes 100m.
18Bravo
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Colorado, United States
Joined: January 20, 2005
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Posted: Saturday, July 06, 2019 - 02:21 AM UTC

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... but is this how the rounds are handled?



Yes, you use your man arms.