24 – Bob Part 2: The Machine

The second part of our collaboration with the Happy Hour History Podcast, talking about Bob Semple!

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Bob Semple (left) next to the Bob Semple Tank. From Tanks Encyclopedia.
Bob Semple Tank meme, 1941. From Tanks Encyclopedia.

https://www.quora.com/Who-would-win-between-10-Tiger-tanks-and-4-000-Bob-Semple-tanks

4 thoughts on “24 – Bob Part 2: The Machine

  1. Does anybody else get a deformed dalek vibe from the Semple tank? Also I am not worried that it failed the “ can a close range sniper shoot through the gun ports” test. Cause I’d be machine gunning the fuck out of any sniper at close range. Super easy to hit. I imagine. Finally is anyone else worried about the mattress fire hazard on the engine ….

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      1. There are few mistakes made here. The Semple had 8mm of armor steel imported from the US. As well as 12.7mm or half inch of manganese-steel in a corrugated form.

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