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by Gary
22 Oct 2018, 09:50
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: Free kindle books,Oliver Poole. Iraq '03
Replies: 0
Views: 1372

Free kindle books,Oliver Poole. Iraq '03

Two companion editions on offer today in the UK via Amazon, Black Knights is a good account of the drive on Baghdad....haven't read the second one yet! https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B00W41I49C/?tag=untag https://www.amazon.co.uk/Red-Zone-Bloody-Baghdad-Treasure-Iebook/dp/B01H0C3SOU/ref=pd_cp_351_1?_en...
by Gary
13 Oct 2018, 09:41
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: 7.5 cm Gebirgsgeschütz 36 in 1/72
Replies: 9
Views: 3613

Re: 7.5 cm Gebirgsgeschütz 36 in 1/72

" must admit to having a likeness for "mountain gun " types ".............good job they're not in kilts then!



Too much of an opening John.....I couldn't just walk on by.....!!

Very nice subject piece, I'm sure that someone does/did a Gebirgsjager piece in the UK.......
by Gary
27 Sep 2018, 13:10
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What`s on the work bench?
Replies: 51
Views: 18856

Re: What`s on the work bench?

Dorfbewohner..... Crap loads on the work bench, just received a couple of boats from Sgts Mess Minis, a sail boat and a dinky Soviet patrol boat along with a very nice British armoured car, Morris iirc! Very detailed little car, easy to assemble, 5 wheels,body and turret -all with positioning lugs, ...
by Gary
18 Aug 2018, 18:13
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: Cannone da 105/28 Schneider Ansaldo from Strelets
Replies: 2
Views: 1727

Re: Cannone da 105/28 Schneider Ansaldo from Strelets

Strelets have really upgraded their sculpting recently......I shall be after some of these!
by Gary
12 Aug 2018, 13:18
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Interesting Travel Show
Replies: 4
Views: 2405

Re: Interesting Travel Show

All good ol' bean, fiesta season out here, lots of cheer,beer,tapas and late nights.............but someone has to do it!! I' m toying with some Colonial and back of beyond type games.......I can mix and match some of the more eclectic stuff I have kicking about that is mostly half finished/started ...
by Gary
12 Aug 2018, 09:21
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Interesting Travel Show
Replies: 4
Views: 2405

Re: Interesting Travel Show

Love the armoured car......wonder if it's an original?
by Gary
24 Jun 2018, 10:32
Forum: World War 2
Topic: Up armoured Shermans
Replies: 18
Views: 7654

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: 7654

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: 7654

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...