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1939 French Mortar

While headed down to Texas for pig earlier this year, I ran across an exact copy of the French Mortar we have in the armory. The owner didn’t know much more about it than we do ours. They seem to be quite uncommon in the US.   If you want to see pics of our French Knee Mortar, CLICK HERE. …

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Knee Mortar — One man’s Trash is another man’s Treasure

Working at a garbage processing facility has it’s ups and downs. If you’re a mechanic like me, then it’s mostly downs. Working there is a test of patience every day. Everything is always broken. But there are perks to working in such places! You often find items that some people believed were useless pieces of garbage, and while most times …