Wingnutt wrote:I've never seen a McKaig Hatch without a reinforced hanging hole. Would you post a link, please?
No, Greg,I cannot post a link.
For a very simple reason: I screwed up!
The Mc Kaigh I had in mind does have the reinforcing ring.
I cannot say when it was manufactured.
What would make a war time Mc Kaigh plausible are the prewar supplier clue and the war time supplier clue:for what they are worth,as usual.
As for the Williams in the flamethrower kit, it was first posted by Kevin Monahan. Here it is: