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Old 09-08-2017, 07:17 PM   #11
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Dave, more on periscopes. I don't think the van in the listing had it installed for the pictures.

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Besides I'm always interested in optics...
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Old 09-09-2017, 08:27 AM   #12
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I think that funny looking apparatus in the floor to the left of the office chair may be the base to the periscope and there's a hatch that opens in the roof. If you look at the pic of the driver's seat from driver's door it says to check for 'scope down' before moving vehicle.

Also, I like the big no smoking sign. That's funny. Hard to imagine the sleuths not chain smoking on stake-outs after all the spy movies I've seen.

Eric, that link is awesome. All sorts of fun stuff available out there!

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I saw this van on a government auction site a while back. In order to purchase the van, you had to have some government affiliation. They wouldn't sell it to civilians.
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