• Administrator created the group KH
    The KH series (aka Kolohousenka) series was designed by Joseph Vollmer, who had previously worked as a tank designer for Germany during World War 1. It was a light wheeled caterpillar tank developed on the chassis of the Hanomag WD-50 tractor. The...
  • Administrator created the group ADMK
    This Austrian wheel-cum-track tractor was was developed in 1933 with the designation ADMK (Lit: Austro Daimler Motorarette K)  aka Mulus. It went into production in 1935 and 300 examples were produced between 1935 and 1940. A further 33 examples...
  • Administrator created the group Panther
    The Panther is a tilt-rotor unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) produced by Israel Aircraft Industries in Israel. The Panther employs a tilt-rotor propulsion system patented by IAI and designed for tactical use, allowing runway-free takeoffs and landings...
  • Administrator created the group MHE
    The designation MHE (Lit; Mechanical Handling Equipments) is applied to all american forklifts. MHE 115 ~ Unidentified Clark model MHE 116 ~ Unidentified Clark model MHE 124 ~ Tale & Towne Model KG 51T 20H RS MHE 127 ~ Unidentified Clark...
  • Administrator created the group Mexa-Clark
    Around 1965 the Clark Equipment Company built three types of articulated carrier for the US Army's Waterways Experimental Station in Vicksburg, Mississippi. They were tested until at least 1971 and considered to be good performers though rather...
  • Administrator created the group Matenin
    Matenin is a manufacturer of high-speed engineering excavation equipment mounted on a four-wheel drive wheeled chassis. Variants: Batignoles ~ See MFRD. Matenin ~ See PM16. Matenin [AE] ~ Version used by the UAE. MFRD ~ Boring machine version...
  • Administrator created the group Ababel
    The Ababel is a cylindrical, metallic, scatterable AT mine which is designed to damage or destroy vehicles by a penetrating effect. It is launched from a rocket system and is actuated by magnetic influence. Variants: Ababel ~ Original 122mm...
  • Administrator created the group AERO Lui
    Current status unknown. Variants: AERO Lui [Prototype] ~ Prototype version.
  • Administrator created the group Volvo HBT
    When war broke out in September 1939 10.5 cm leFH 18 artillery guns and Demag D7 halftracks were purchased from Germany and deliveried in 1940. In 1941 Sweden tried to purchase more Demags, but the ongoing war made this impossible. Orders then went...
  • Administrator created the group Unibuffel
    The Unibuffel is a mine-protected wheeled MRAP built entirely by the SLEME (Lit: Sri Lanka Electrical and Mechanical Engineers). Used very often by the Sri Lankan forces both as an armoured fighting vehicle and for protection against mines and IEDs...

JED is a subscription site - Clicking on the link below and making a donation will get you full access to the site. Remember to write a username & password in the Paypal message box.

If you were a contributor to the old site or wish to become one then send us an email. and you will get free access to this site.

Please note that at this time we are still uploading the information from the old site into this new format - This may take a while and subscribing now will make you part of the forced labour helping out with this :)

JED is a subscriber-driven community web site for all serving & ex-military personnel and/or those with an interest in the military.

We aim to provide a community that has an eclectic mix of information, memories, experiences and help with all manner of military subjects though we tend to concentrate on AFV Recognition. Our amazingly flexible software enables members to run a blog and even create content of all types, albeit pages, photo albums, files etc on this site.

We encourage you to share your experience with other members of the community albeit practical, visual or conceptual and actively encourage you to put your material, even if it has appeared elsewhere, onto this site. Its an easy way to ensure you have a fallback for your information that may be stored elsewhere!

If you are not a member you will only see a limited part of the site.