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by granty101
25 Apr 2021, 11:02
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: Now available for pre-order: A Strange Campaign
Replies: 24
Views: 2850

Re: Now available for pre-order: A Strange Campaign

perhaps I should be going for the large print hardback edition? (no naughty comments Grant... as if eh?) CarlL Carl, The question should be, regardless of which version you buy, where are you getting the money from?? Are you holding back some of the carers allowance I am entitled too?? :evil: Me an...
by granty101
07 Apr 2021, 17:28
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: US MPs for NWE
Replies: 13
Views: 842

Re: US MPs for NWE

CarlL wrote: 07 Apr 2021, 09:11 So we went north rather than south!!
CarlL
Richard,

To be honest, Carl has moved closer to me and expects me to look after him full time now he's retired. :o

The words b*gger and off come to mind!! :lol:

Grant
by granty101
04 Apr 2021, 13:10
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Paddy Fields? Ideas please
Replies: 4
Views: 462

Re: Paddy Fields? Ideas please

CarlL wrote: 31 Mar 2021, 17:50
Mind there was a drought in the area at period I am looking at. !!
CarlL
Carl, is it just me or are you jinxed?? :lol:

Grant
by granty101
28 Mar 2021, 13:35
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Paddy Fields? Ideas please
Replies: 4
Views: 462

Re: Paddy Fields? Ideas please

Help please gents, and any others out there. Thanks in advance to any and all who offer advice..... (I even include Granty in this.... I may regret this of course... mutter ... mutter..) CarlL Hello Carl, and sorry for the late reply...but on this topic, even I'd be stuck to offer advice, but I'll ...
by granty101
01 Mar 2021, 12:35
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: More new sets LRDG & SAS
Replies: 5
Views: 599

Re: More new sets LRDG & SAS

Now for the combination of the three Strelets sets covering the Long Range Desert Group and the Special Air Service to keep CarlL happy. Keep CarlL happy!! :o ...you've obviously never had to rein him in at the Stockton Wargames Show!!! Once in that hall he's off like a manic puppy!! He takes some ...
by granty101
01 Mar 2021, 12:30
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Operation Big Stick scenario written and forces selected
Replies: 15
Views: 1243

Re: New game set-up

Richard B. wrote: 01 Mar 2021, 09:26
£160 is far more than I would ever spend in a year, but as soon as I read the Ebay post, I knew it was a bargain and went straight to Debbie with my business proposal and she allowed me to invest :)
Sometimes you have to speculate to accumulate!! ;)

Grant
by granty101
22 Feb 2021, 12:26
Forum: World War 2
Topic: Derailing a train
Replies: 4
Views: 522

Re: Derailing a train

Great find Alan!! :o
by granty101
19 Feb 2021, 07:37
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Recoilless Rifles
Replies: 5
Views: 502

Re: Recoilless Rifles

I must be missing out on some basic skills as never done head swop with nail !! I think I did some torso and rider leg swops back in 1970s on Airfix figures, using headless pins!! Carl, When lock down gets lifted (eventually), browse you local D.I.Y. or hardware stores and check out the variety of ...
by granty101
17 Feb 2021, 09:45
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: New SCW coming from Minairons
Replies: 5
Views: 678

Re: New SCW coming from Minairons

CarlL wrote: 14 Feb 2021, 11:33 And customs duty too, if posted to the UK ??

"Granty"
Carl, you tight g*t...ask the sender to mark customs form as either present or sample/commercial sample...that might be a way of getting around the dreaded VAT man!!! :evil:

Grant
by granty101
17 Feb 2021, 09:41
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Recoilless Rifles
Replies: 5
Views: 502

Re: Recoilless Rifles

My only despair with plastic is the bending of long gun barrels. CarlL Carl, have you thought about cutting the barrel off and using a similar length & diameter of tube instead? Cheap way is to snip off the cotton ends from a cotton bud, (used or unused bud...your choice), add a small nail, (he...