These are genuine fired 30X 173MM GAU 8 A-10 Warthog shell casings. and hand converted into a shot glass. They have been decommissioned and do not contain any active gun powder or primers, making them 100% safe for entertainment use.
Cleaned, Machined and then laser engraved, these hard wearing 35ml shot glasses use high quality antibacterial stainless steel inserts to carry your favourite spirit in style!
These 30mm Shot glasses are Genuine Fired Shell Casings that are now Completely Inert and Safe to drink from. We have up-cycled these awesome casings from Combat Fired and Recovered A-10 shell casings.
There are NO Live Primers, Powder or Explosives in these 40mm Shot Glasses.
*These 30mm shells make for a virtually unbreakable shot glass, but to maintain them in their best condition we recommend NOT to put them in the dishwasher!*
These rounds are used by the legendary A-10 Thunderbolt II “Warthog” to dispatch tanks, armoured vehicles and fortified ground based targets. The A-10 Thunderbolt II was designed around its primary armament of the GAU-8 Avenger rotary cannon. The GAU-8 Gatling gun fires 30mm x 173mm ammunition at a rate of 4,200 rounds per minute, which are available in armour piercing (AP) and high explosive (HE) variations for use in accordance with a designated firing mission.
The conversation possibilities are great, from the machinery that fired these rounds, the conflicts they were used in to those who actually fired them while serving.
IMPORTANT: Remember these are NOT New, but are Combat Fired then Recovered, so contain Blemishes, Scorching & Scratches consistent with their History.
They come in a range of different colours and can be laser engraved with almost anything you like to add an extra personal touch. These are perfect for a special gift!
PROCESSING AND DELIVERY:
The production and personalisation takes 5-7 business days.
Average delivery time to different regions:
• United Kingdom: 2-3 business days
• North America: 8-25 business days
• Canada: 2-8 weeks
• Europe: 7-18 business days
• Ireland, Italy, Spain: 2-8 weeks
• Australia, New Zealand and Oceania: 3-8 weeks
• Asia Pacific: 2-6 weeks
• Latin America and the Caribbean: 3-10 weeks
• North Africa and the Middle East: 3-10 weeks
• Sub-Saharan Africa: 3-10 weeks
These terms are provided by the postal services and we are not guarantee that the parcel will arrive at this time. Your parcel may come faster or may be delayed on its way. Also, we can’t be responsible for various circumstances or a natural disaster that may affect the delivery time.
Please, pay attention that during Christmas, New Year and other holidays, the delivery time can be increased by 7-14 days.
All costs for international delivery (fees, taxes and duties) are the responsibility of the buyer.
If your parcel is returned because of incorrect information about the address or if you forgot to receive it, we can send it back, but you will need to pay the shipping cost again.
*I always try to absorb the cost of postage wherever possible! However, International delivery prices have been amended to included expedient tracked and recorded deliveries to avoid disappointment caused by lost or delayed items.*
If you have any questions, please contact us.
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