An M3 37mm Anti Tank Gun

The guys head out to meet with a local collector to gather some information, and negotiate a price, on their newly acquired M3 cannon.

- SO WE'RE OFFTO MEET WITH NICK.

ANTIQUE WEAPONSCOLLECTOR, AND WE'RE GONNA SEE

WHERE WE STAND ON THE PRICEOF THE CANNON.

SO WHAT DO YOU THINK?- THIS IS AWESOME.

THIS IS AN M3 37 MILLIMETERANTI-TANK GUN.

THEY STARTED MAKING 'EMIN 1940.

THIS IS AMERICA'S VERY FIRSTDEDICATED ANTI-TANK WEAPON.

THIS IS THE ELEVATOR.

THIS IS FOR LOWERINGAND RAISING THE MUZZLE.

THIS ISTHE M6 TELESCOPING SIGHT.

THIS IS THE FIRING MECHANISMRIGHT HERE.

- [chuckles]- THE BARREL'S AWESOME.

THE RIFLING'S CLEAN IN IT.YOU COULD FIRE THIS THING TODAY.

THERE'S ONLY ONE PROBLEM.

THE BREACH IS MISSING.

IF IT HAD THE BREACH,YOU'RE TALKING 25 GRAND,

BUT YOU KNOW,IT'S NOT COMPLETE,

SO I MEAN,I'LL THROW 8,000 AT YOU.

- [coughing]OUCH. WOW.

- WOULD YOU TELL ME SOMETHING?WHAT'S A BREACH?

- YOU WOULD LOAD THIS WEAPONRIGHT HERE,

AND THIS IS WHERETHE BREACH SCREWS ON.

WHEN THE EXPLOSION OF THE ROUNDGOES OFF,

IT'S NOT GONNA BLOW BACK,INJURE YOUR CREW.

- SO NO BREACH MEANSNOT EVEN A TEST FIRE?

- WELL,I WANT TO SEE IT SHOOT.

I'M GONNA RUN TO MY SHOP,

AND I MAY HAVE SOMETHINGTHAT WOULD WORK.

- THE WAY IT SITS, I MEAN,WE GOTTA GET AT LEAST 15,000.

- I--THERE'S NO WAYI'M GONNA PAY 15,000.

ESPECIALLYWITH THAT HAT ON.

- IN WORKING ORDER,THIS IS 25,000.

- I'LL GIVE YOU 10,000.

- GOT THERE IN A HURRY.

- ALL RIGHT, 10 GRAND,BUT IF YOU HAVE THE BREACH

AND IT FITS, I GET TO FIRESOME ROUNDS DOWNRANGE.

I KNOW YOU GOT ROUNDS.

- ALL RIGHT, I'LL BRING ROUNDSAND I'LL BRING A BREACH.

- PERFECT.- 10,000 BUCKS

IS BETTER THAN NO BUCKS, TON.- DEAL, DEAL.

- WELL,THAT'S THAT, BRO.

LOOKS LIKE WE STRUCK OUTIN NASHVILLE.

- BIG TIME.WHY DON'T YOU BLOW SOMETHING UP

SO I CAN FEEL BETTER?

- YOUR WISHIS MY COMMAND.

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