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#1 TactAdv

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Posted 05 October 2004 - 11:20 PM

My freind just acquired this interesting, presumably rare, leather case for TSMG L drums:

http://img.photobuck...SMGdrumcase.jpg


....it is of American mfg'r, likley 1930's vintage, unmarked but with certain indications it is American made, not an import from Britain or anywhere else foreign.
It is precisely fitted for L dums, and appears to be a "factory made" item, not a one-off.
Anybody have any information or possible ID of this interesting drum case??
-TomHuser posted image

Edited by TactAdv, 06 October 2004 - 12:43 PM.

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#2 Arthur Fliegenheimer

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Posted 05 October 2004 - 11:56 PM

Nothing comes up on the site. But the case may be for a Lewis Gun drum and not for a Colt TSMG drum.
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Posted 06 October 2004 - 08:00 AM

The leather cases were for the Lewis drums. The "L" drums fit but are very tight. I've seen a few ( 4-5) in the past couple years pop up here and there. But they were not for a Thompson.
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#4 Ron A

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Posted 07 October 2004 - 01:23 AM

We saw this same question with photos in the old posts. I think we were told it was for a lewis gun not a thompson.
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