Author Topic: Antenna m16  (Read 189 times)

Fred

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Antenna m16
« on: June 29, 2020, 02:08:13 PM »
hello, I'm looking for the model and photo of the antenna support for half track m16. Thank you for your help

steve1973

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Re: Antenna m16
« Reply #1 on: June 30, 2020, 12:16:46 AM »
It all depends on the radio used and it's location in the halftrack.

8683jb

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Re: Antenna m16
« Reply #2 on: June 30, 2020, 10:09:01 AM »
I think this is an M16 mount Fred.
'42 Autocar M2A1

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Fred

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Re: Antenna m16
« Reply #3 on: July 01, 2020, 01:20:31 PM »
great, thank you, it looks good, but I'm not sure it is original! radio is a scr510

Tapper02

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Re: Antenna m16
« Reply #4 on: July 01, 2020, 04:06:10 PM »
According to TM 11-2712, the SCR-528 was the only radio installed in the M16.  That said, the mount Jon posted looks similar to the mast base bracket required, B-258382.

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« Last Edit: July 01, 2020, 04:17:54 PM by Tapper02 »
1944 Autocar M15A1 (M16A1) Halftrack
  (Being restored to an M3A1 configuration)
  Serial Number M-15 A 1, 1356
  Model M-16 A 1, Ord Serial Number 1106
1944 Schelm Bros. M10 Ammunition Trailer
  Serial Number 16959
MVPA # 30507