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by Gary
Thu Jun 27, 2019 1:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What`s everyone working on?
Replies: 37
Views: 1380

Re: What`s everyone working on?

Too warm for painting so dug out some Red Vector mdf and GCMinis laser cut foamboard buildings. These have been in the pile for some years.......floated to the top as I searched for a lost tray of 1/72 Nona SPG's and some vehicle parts left over from another project......... https://i.postimg.cc/18y...
by Gary
Fri Jun 14, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What`s everyone working on?
Replies: 37
Views: 1380

Re: What`s everyone working on?

What's on the tray today? Modern vehicles, cheapo 4d Humvees from EBay- £1.04 each with p&p. Polish trucks; Amercom/Deagostini,first MAN truck built- another one is waiting, but find complicated kit builds a pain these days! I have a Hmtt US 8 wheel truck built too in another tray! The trees were €1...
by Gary
Thu Jun 13, 2019 11:40 am
Forum: 21st Century
Topic: air wars
Replies: 11
Views: 521

Re: air wars

Been loitering but real world keeps interfering with hobby time! Scramble! That's the errant ruleset...... On the hobby front I have been trying out some of the 3d print models, several sources on EBay as well as Butlers Printed Models, so adding to my French 1940 forces and BRDM's for the Warpac ho...
by Gary
Wed Jun 12, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: 21st Century
Topic: air wars
Replies: 11
Views: 521

Re: air wars

I have lots of 1/300 aircraft, WW2 and Cold War/AIW/Africa, H&R mostly some others like Raiden too. Sino Japanese air war with some surface ship action too, old Matchbox destroyers and some coastal craft to shoot up with Tumbling Dice minis........played with Wessex Games Airwar rules mostly, and no...
by Gary
Wed Apr 03, 2019 12:53 pm
Forum: Late 20th Century
Topic: A difficult Question - Hedges
Replies: 10
Views: 647

Re: A difficult Question - Hedges

Prattle away!!😄

Personally I would rate the chance of bogging according to the season, summer 5%, spring/autumn 10% and winter 15%, perhaps a variable +5/10% for rain?
by Gary
Wed Apr 03, 2019 7:11 am
Forum: Late 20th Century
Topic: A difficult Question - Hedges
Replies: 10
Views: 647

Re: A difficult Question - Hedges

Tracked vehicles would cross the hedge/ditch in the photo with relative ease, the important questions would be the angle of approach and the state of the ground- dry or waterlogged for traction. The example could be made practicable for 4WD vehicles in minutes with some digging out and ramping.........
by Gary
Thu Mar 21, 2019 8:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Whats everyone doing?
Replies: 17
Views: 1145

Re: Whats everyone doing?

Got some RH Models BMP-2's assembled ready for undercoating, a very heavy tray of old Skytrex BMP-1's and BTR-60's ready for painting and some modern/post apocalypse militia and gangers.......several diecast bargains to add to the stash too, Himars,MLRS and a Leopard tank.
by Gary
Thu Feb 14, 2019 4:56 pm
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Typhoon
Replies: 6
Views: 587

Typhoon

Latest addition to my Russian forces..... https://i.postimg.cc/1tL0HKjf/IMG-20190214-091150.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/gJwq874C/IMG-20190214-091202.jpg Kamaz Typhoon MRAP, bit of a monster truck! This is a 3D print from EBay shop Lumpeystoybox. A bit disappointing on first inspection, flat detailing a...
by Gary
Thu Feb 14, 2019 8:35 am
Forum: Late 20th Century
Topic: BMP-1 Troop Organisation
Replies: 9
Views: 792

Re: BMP-1 Troop Organisation

Latest addition to my Russian forces..... https://i.postimg.cc/1tL0HKjf/IMG-20190214-091150.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/gJwq874C/IMG-20190214-091202.jpg Kamaz Typhoon MRAP, but of a monster truck! This is a 3D print from EBay shop Lumpeystoybox. A bit disappointing on first inspection, flat detailing a...
by Gary
Fri Feb 08, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: Late 20th Century
Topic: BMP-1 Troop Organisation
Replies: 9
Views: 792

Re: BMP-1 Troop Organisation

Whoop whoop! Not been very sunny lately......tshirt weather today tho'....

I've been lurking but not bad owt to say......but of a push to clear the painting decks too.....might be empty by 2025 but each rummage in the bunker seems to unearth something else!!