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Adsos Letter Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Mar-09-11 04:48 PM
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48. The video shows Grads firing; basically a truck-mounted, mlrs system.
A modern version of the Katyusha. I'll post a link to some photos. You're doing great work!
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  - Here's video confirmation that rebels have Grads:  Catherina   Mar-09-11 04:34 PM   #43 
  - Those aren't Grads in your photos...those are AA guns.  Adsos Letter   Mar-09-11 04:42 PM   #44 
  - I googled GRADs, got that. Can you find me a pic and I'll fix? Thanks n/t  Catherina   Mar-09-11 04:46 PM   #46 
     - The video shows Grads firing; basically a truck-mounted, mlrs system.  Adsos Letter   Mar-09-11 04:48 PM   #48 
     - Here is the Wikilink:  Adsos Letter   Mar-09-11 04:50 PM   #49 
  - Edit: My apologies; those ARE Grads in the video, however.  Adsos Letter   Mar-09-11 04:46 PM   #47 
  - Is that better? Used the wiki photo n/t  Catherina   Mar-09-11 04:52 PM   #50 
     - Yup! Not meaning to be critical Catherina, just trying to help with accuracy on  Adsos Letter   Mar-09-11 04:57 PM   #53 
        - No worries. I don't take it as criticism and greatly appreciate such corrections  Catherina   Mar-09-11 04:59 PM   #54 
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  - Thanks. Rec.  PufPuf23   Mar-09-11 05:06 PM   #56 
  - My assessment is similar. Ominous.  Catherina   Mar-09-11 05:15 PM   #59 
  - Part 7 here  Catherina   Mar-09-11 05:08 PM   #57 
 

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