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by granty101
Sun Jun 16, 2019 6:24 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: New article: Operation Outward
Replies: 9
Views: 599

Re: New article: Operation Outward

Grant I must confess ..I didn't even know about the website until Russell posted about your article...now some may say WTF and they would be right but now I know its there ,im well please to have found it ,your stuff is always interesting if unusual so please keep posting mate. cheers and thanks :D...
by granty101
Sun Jun 16, 2019 3:16 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: New article: Operation Outward
Replies: 9
Views: 599

Re: New article: Operation Outward

the Brit Barrage balloon effort was news to me. I wrote that!! I wrote that!! :lol: Seriously, a mention of something on this forum set me off to research it, and I'm glad it's attracting attention. At the end of the day, the comments/feedback, have been a bit of an 'ego boost', as it proves people...
by granty101
Sun Jun 16, 2019 3:09 pm
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Camera
Replies: 8
Views: 247

Re: Camera

How much would one cost now...any idea, and how would you source one...cheers John Hello John, as far as I know the one Alan has, has been 'surpassed' by newer models (like mine), and might not be available anymore. A good decent 'pre-owned' one, (second hand in old money :lol: ), would cost anywhe...
by granty101
Thu Jun 06, 2019 10:39 pm
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Camera
Replies: 8
Views: 247

Re: Camera

People have posted some nice pictures. Traditionally this was a bit tricky but digital cameras have made getting close up detail a lot easier. What are the specs people have to do this in now? Most modern camera's , whether SLR or Compacts, will usually have a macro setting for close-up work, but y...
by granty101
Thu Jun 06, 2019 10:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: D-Day
Replies: 7
Views: 239

Re: D-Day

bannockburn bhoy wrote:
Thu Jun 06, 2019 7:06 pm
Absolutely nothing wrong with a bit of emotion on such an occasion
Seconded John.

Grant
by granty101
Wed Jun 05, 2019 12:44 pm
Forum: World War 2
Topic: Norwegian 1940 Gun Trucks
Replies: 3
Views: 137

Re: Norwegian 1940 Gun Trucks

Cheers David, I haven't seen those photos before. :)

Grant
by granty101
Tue Jun 04, 2019 1:20 pm
Forum: Early 20th Century
Topic: Mexican Revolution Inventory
Replies: 13
Views: 355

Re: Mexican Revolution Inventory

David Reasoner wrote:
Mon Jun 03, 2019 8:43 pm

The Norwegians had a truck-mounted 1-pdr Hotchkiss revolving cannon in 1940, along with a truck-mounted 65mm Cockerill naval gun.
David, do you have any photos of these vehicles...or maybe some plans?

Grant
by granty101
Tue Jun 04, 2019 1:14 pm
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: SiG 15cm from Butlers
Replies: 4
Views: 204

Re: SiG 15cm from Butlers

I'm aware of one kit, but it's a resin one (IIRC) and not only too expensive for gaming but has loads of components... multi-part plastic is OK, but resin kits are a pain in the fundament. MrCreak...is that the one done by Armada Hobby?? Takom made on in 1/35th scale plastic, and they are (slowly) ...
by granty101
Tue Jun 04, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: Ruins? Ruins! my table to be covered in ruins....
Replies: 7
Views: 245

Re: Ruins? Ruins! my table to be covered in ruins....

PS Grant we could think of a Scottish take on early 20th century history to do a demo game at Claymore with kilts for a Scottish regiment... Well Carl...I do have an idea for two Scottish based 'actions' ;) ...one is early 20th century, the other is late 20th century. These 'actions' are a couple I...
by granty101
Sun Jun 02, 2019 4:35 pm
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: Ruins? Ruins! my table to be covered in ruins....
Replies: 7
Views: 245

Re: Ruins? Ruins! my table to be covered in ruins....

bannockburn bhoy wrote:
Sun Jun 02, 2019 9:54 am
Yeah there's a great idea ..you two should move in together :D :D :D :D :D
Are you losing your marbles!!! :shock:

Carl is fine where he his John!! :lol:

Grant