Search found 61 matches

by Gary
24 Oct 2019, 08:41
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What are you working on??
Replies: 34
Views: 9106

Re: What are you working on??

Little ships......another slippery slope!
I started with just destroyers for Narvik 1940 ( after a very good article in MW years ago) and now have US and Japanese fleets as well as ships for the Graf Spee campaign and Arctic convoys........
by Gary
22 Oct 2019, 16:33
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What are you working on??
Replies: 34
Views: 9106

Re: What are you working on??

Just finishing up a modified Airfix LCM conversion into a 'ferry'......stuck a bigger cabin on the back and civvy colours........for African games. Dug out some Enfilade figures that are destined to be more African govt troops......mix of weapons and gear but well equipped compared to other factions...
by Gary
13 Sep 2019, 16:13
Forum: 21st Century
Topic: VBCW anyone?
Replies: 22
Views: 9211

Re: VBCW anyone?

EUFed occupation/peacekeeping forces............EUFedMisE (European Union Federal Army Mission in England)with underfunded Bundeswehr with broomsticks and inoperable vehicles, hardened French Foreign Legion fresh from African hotspots and various other contingents to suit.......Scottish forces under...
by Gary
27 Jun 2019, 13:13
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What`s everyone working on?
Replies: 37
Views: 9447

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
14 Jun 2019, 08:36
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What`s everyone working on?
Replies: 37
Views: 9447

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
13 Jun 2019, 11:40
Forum: 21st Century
Topic: air wars
Replies: 11
Views: 4227

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
12 Jun 2019, 20:17
Forum: 21st Century
Topic: air wars
Replies: 11
Views: 4227

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
03 Apr 2019, 12:53
Forum: Late 20th Century
Topic: A difficult Question - Hedges
Replies: 10
Views: 3731

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
03 Apr 2019, 07:11
Forum: Late 20th Century
Topic: A difficult Question - Hedges
Replies: 10
Views: 3731

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
21 Mar 2019, 08:16
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Whats everyone doing?
Replies: 17
Views: 3508

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.