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by Fire-at-Will
09 Jul 2020, 20:39
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: steam launch anyone?
Replies: 8
Views: 174

Re: steam launch anyone?

I had spotted it as well and also thought "African Queen" just a canopy needs to be added
by Fire-at-Will
06 Jul 2020, 20:05
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A BEF Question...can anyone help please?
Replies: 7
Views: 219

Re: A BEF Question...can anyone help please?

A quick check on ikipedia found this At the outbreak of the Second World War, the War Department requisitioned 100 of these engines from the GWR and the GWR had to hastily reinstate some engines that had been recently withdrawn. The requisitioned engines were fitted with Westinghouse brakes and 10 w...
by Fire-at-Will
06 Jul 2020, 05:50
Forum: World War 2
Topic: Defecting Junkers in WW2
Replies: 6
Views: 150

Re: Defecting Junkers in WW2

A couple of interesting finds, thanks
by Fire-at-Will
03 Jul 2020, 05:50
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: The Story of a Railway station
Replies: 2
Views: 72

Re: The Story of a Railway station

I would happily use it in 20mm. Most of the fieldworks ruins I used to use were 15mm.
by Fire-at-Will
02 Jul 2020, 20:13
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: sdkfz 8 12t half tracks
Replies: 4
Views: 84

Re: sdkfz 8 12t half tracks

will a great model it is in fact an sdkfz 8 not a 7, you can tell by the wheels we are working on the armoured cab version with the 88 mm gun on it as used in france & poland. makes sense as the scaling was completely out for 1/72. Very tempted by the idea of an armoured cab version if I could pick...
by Fire-at-Will
02 Jul 2020, 12:49
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: sdkfz 8 12t half tracks
Replies: 4
Views: 84

sdkfz 8 12t half tracks

Two versions of the same vehicle entering France in 1940 then leaving in 1944. It is a very cheap 4D model of an sdkfz 7 that I bought from Hong Kong/China, which took months to arrive because of the lockdown. It is over scale as 1/72 but matches the 12t sdkfz 8 in 1/76. There are no decals, stowage...
by Fire-at-Will
29 Jun 2020, 20:06
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: "Arabic" village
Replies: 3
Views: 138

Re: "Arabic" village

I like the wooden hatches on the roofs, much better than just a hole
by Fire-at-Will
29 Jun 2020, 06:04
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Oh he is going ancients on us now?!?
Replies: 3
Views: 118

Re: Oh he is going ancients on us now?!?

Looks the business, even if 30 years late
by Fire-at-Will
14 Jun 2020, 05:56
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: the latest winter building for the escape club
Replies: 15
Views: 529

Re: the latest winter building for the escape club

Nice work, I chopped all the little arrows of my plastic trees first, it took quite some time but I thought it was worth the effort
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