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July 15, 2006, 10:00 PM
Does anybody have apic of a 1919 Dual? I've come up with bumkis :confused:

July 16, 2006, 01:52 PM
You mean a twin 1919 mount - like this?



July 18, 2006, 05:25 PM
I'm not sure? Is that in .308? I am going to a machinegun shoot and they are going to have one in .308 and I wanted to figure out what it was. It might be Daul, does that help?

July 19, 2006, 04:46 PM
The M2HB is often referred to as 'Ma Deuce' - but thats a .50 beltfed. Very similar design to the 1919 though (both by J.M. Browning). The 1919 can be chambered in .308, 8mm, or '06. (The Israelis used them in 308, the US is '06, and 8mm conversions have been recently made by a number of commercial manufacturers to take advantage of cheap 8mm ammo). If they said it was a 1919 and in 308, my guess would be a side-by-side mount like the one pictured, although the barrel length may (or may not) be longer.

July 19, 2006, 05:00 PM
Next weekend is the machine gun shoot and I will let you know. I can't wait till then.

July 30, 2006, 01:43 PM
Shaggy, it was just like that, it was a typo on his part. And here I thought I was going to get to shoot some unknowed french machine gun:D