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by Gary
24 Jun 2018, 10:32
Forum: World War 2
Topic: Up armoured Shermans
Replies: 18
Views: 3796

Re: Up armoured Shermans

Don't you just love auto correct......anyhoo.....found the other discussion now...

https://www.thewargameswebsite.com/foru ... -shermans/
by Gary
23 Jun 2018, 11:04
Forum: World War 2
Topic: Up armoured Shermans
Replies: 18
Views: 3796

Re: Up armoured Shermans

There was a discussion ( somewhere! I can't find it now!) about the effectiveness of Sherman Jumble with added armour plate and interesting photos of range tests against various AT guns etc.......
by Gary
22 Jun 2018, 07:11
Forum: World War 2
Topic: Up armoured Shermans
Replies: 18
Views: 3796

Re: Up armoured Shermans

This up-armour thread reminds me of the British tank commander who was dismayed to find a manufacturers plate on his tank stating ' training purposes only- mild steel'. This meant that he had landed at Normandy, crossed France and Belgium in an in an unarmoured vehicle......... (From memory a Cromwe...
by Gary
05 Jun 2018, 08:05
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Transport? General Silvestre?
Replies: 6
Views: 1932

Re: Transport? General Silvestre?

Nicely done, can't have too many pack animals.......I have some elephants awaiting conversion!
Where are the staff car crew from? Especially the staff wallahs!
by Gary
02 Jun 2018, 09:35
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Latest work
Replies: 9
Views: 1813

Latest work

Now that Postimage.org seems to be working again, I can post a couple of photos of 2 almost complete projects..... https://s26.postimg.cc/lczqohlt5/20180601_132936.jpg These were French VAN doc's from S&S, surplus to requirements so being inspired on another site, I dug out some turrets from the spa...
by Gary
21 May 2018, 05:42
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: GUY SAJER
Replies: 2
Views: 1020

Re: GUY SAJER

This one popped up .... https://www.amazon.co.uk/Breakout-at-Stalingrad-Heinrich-Gerlach-ebook/dp/B07282HSWR/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1526881157&sr=8-1&keywords=breakout+at+stalingrad Nothing to do with Sajer as far as I can see...........although his name was linked on the search engines various disp...
by Gary
18 May 2018, 10:48
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Early C20th additions
Replies: 7
Views: 1554

Re: Early C20th additions

Inspiring stuff! Every once and awhile something gets posted that kickstarts the old mojo!!
Really like the uniforms and the period of the 'Great Game' between the Imperial Powers.....just right for little known expeditions and actions in the back of beyond.......
by Gary
30 Apr 2018, 07:24
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: The mighty Wehrmacht
Replies: 15
Views: 3524

Re: The mighty Wehrmacht

Exactly, I find the games that deploy the full orbat/TOE units exasperating! Very few account for normal mechanical and supply attrition, let alone combat losses. Even in peacetime exercises vehicles breakdown let alone under combat conditions! Otto Carius' accounts of actions on the Eastern Front r...