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by granty101
23 Jul 2019, 04:59
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Thank you Russell
Replies: 2
Views: 286

Re: Thank you Russell

CarlL wrote:
22 Jul 2019, 18:37
whatever rubbish I may let my forum persona utter!
And it does utter some rubbish Carl :lol:

Grant (Who doesn't miss a trick!! ;) )
by granty101
09 Jul 2019, 15:10
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Truths, Untruths, and damned untruths (of sorts)
Replies: 25
Views: 1816

Re: Truths, Untruths, and damned untruths (of sorts)

Carl it has been noted that in most if not all things you have a far higher opinion of your abilities than everyone else (Faknders and Swan sic) IanS In defence of Carl and his statement, all I can say is that he has spoken from the heart. I have attended a couple of shows where Carl has put on a d...
by granty101
28 Jun 2019, 20:16
Forum: Early 20th Century
Topic: Laurel & Hardy
Replies: 4
Views: 517

Re: Laurel & Hardy

CarlL wrote:
28 Jun 2019, 19:22
Good figures. Good bit of fun. I would put them into my French garrison (if they were 20mm!)

CarlL
Don't you be getting any ideas for dressing up again Mister!!! :shock: ... :lol:

Grant
by granty101
16 Jun 2019, 18:24
Forum: Announcements
Topic: New article: Operation Outward
Replies: 9
Views: 3100

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
16 Jun 2019, 15:16
Forum: Announcements
Topic: New article: Operation Outward
Replies: 9
Views: 3100

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
16 Jun 2019, 15:09
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Camera
Replies: 8
Views: 860

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
06 Jun 2019, 22:39
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Camera
Replies: 8
Views: 860

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
06 Jun 2019, 22:33
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: D-Day
Replies: 7
Views: 690

Re: D-Day

bannockburn bhoy wrote:
06 Jun 2019, 19:06
Absolutely nothing wrong with a bit of emotion on such an occasion
Seconded John.

Grant
by granty101
05 Jun 2019, 12:44
Forum: World War 2
Topic: Norwegian 1940 Gun Trucks
Replies: 3
Views: 486

Re: Norwegian 1940 Gun Trucks

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

Grant
by granty101
04 Jun 2019, 13:20
Forum: Early 20th Century
Topic: Mexican Revolution Inventory
Replies: 13
Views: 1168

Re: Mexican Revolution Inventory

David Reasoner wrote:
03 Jun 2019, 20:43

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