The German Army lately posted a video on life inside a Waffenkammer, a barracks armory chuck complete of all the stunning points Heckler & Koch. Certain, the 9-minute extended installment in the service’s Auf Stube on Tour series is in German, but accurate and truthful gun enjoy knows no language barriers.
As the show unwinds, Bundeswehr Sgt. Max Wegert shows off the armory’s contents to the host, Jule, which contain racks of G36 rifles– the five.56mm weapon that Heckler & Koch have been cranking out because 1997 to replace the G3 battle rifle. At about the three-minute mark, Max breaks down the kraut space magic inside.
In involving, Herr Wegert just stunts, displaying off cabinets of HK P8 9mm pistols.
Of course, there are racks of Rheinmetall MG3s, the 7.62x51mm post-WWII upgrade of the well-known 8mm MG42, just handing out, as a legendary GPMG does.
Then comes an gear draw which shows Max, faithful to the international armorer’s code of getting as shamtastic as feasible, hang back though the host grabs every little thing. The larder consists of these neat tiny green plastic German cleaning kits, holsters, Steiner binos, and the like. All they are missing is the schnitzel.
In quick, if you are an HK fan or just dig military surplus, this is time properly spent, no translation required.