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The RO2:HoS Fact Thread

smokeythebear

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:eek: its been a long time since i read that thread. My point is, if the mg 42 was around in Stalingrad, it would have been very rare, and most like tanks and HTs would be equipped with mg 32s.

And what is the Lafette? :p
Lafette is the name for German bipod heavy mgs sometimes equipped with scopes and designed to minimize recoil. MG42 was probably the most common type.

MG42's may have been uncommon but then TW is putting in some much more rare weapons so it kind of surprises me.
 

[TW]Wilsonam

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Lafette is the name for German bipod heavy mgs sometimes equipped with scopes and designed to minimize recoil. MG42 was probably the most common type.

MG42's may have been uncommon but then TW is putting in some much more rare weapons so it kind of surprises me.
The "Lafette" is actually the (folding) tripod, not bipod.
 

hockeywarrior

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I dug up some information you might want to add this to the fact thread. Wilson made this reply to one of the comments in the recent RPS screenshot news post, regarding singleplayer details, confirming how many missions there will be:

Quoting Wilson:

Actually, to be picky on the single player, it isn
 

Flogger23m

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An AVT-40 (or SVT-40) with what looks like a 15 or 20 round magazine can be spotted here:




Perhaps it is an upgrade for the AVT-40 and/or SVT-40.
 
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