Aaron in Mohnton Pa

WTS: 40MM Bofors Anti-Aircraft Barrels - $1,550 - NOS

Location: Mohnton, Pa

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Gentlemen,

   We have four 40MM Bofors Anti-Aircraft barrels for sale. These appear to be NOS as they are covered in Cosmoline. They are grey in color. I didn't take the two out of the wrap but I believe 3 of the barrels have the Recoil Springs on them still.

   I am by no means an expert on these and I can't find any that have been sold recently for reference. I do know these were used on Anti Aircraft guns on Naval Ships and for regular ground AA. They were developed in the 1930's and used Heavily in WWII. 40MM Bofors guns are still in service today. These look like they have been in a time machine.

    These are 7 ft long and weigh quite a bit. I will consider delivering them to the creek.

Aaron - Mohnton, PA

Sales@BeltFeds.Com

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** BELOW PHOTOS ARE FOR REFERENCE ONLY TO SHOW WHAT TYPES OF GUNS THESE WERE ON **

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Two month BTT.... Barrels are very nice under all the cosmoline. They weight quite a bit....Some additional pictures below.

Aaron - Mohnton, Pa

Sales@BeltFeds.Com

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