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by Daniel Scholefield
Wed Dec 04, 2019 12:33 am
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: In memory of Gill Watkins
Replies: 87
Views: 4152

Re: In memory of Gill Watkins

This is as sad as it is unexpected. It was Gill who helped me (repeatedly) during my early days building my Mark IV when my enthusiasm far outstripped my ability. More than that she made me feel welcome in the 'extended famiily' of owners and builders that overcame my usual social reticence. She wil...
by Daniel Scholefield
Mon Nov 25, 2019 9:37 pm
Forum: 17 Pounder
Topic: 17 Pounder Limber??
Replies: 2
Views: 615

Re: 17 Pounder Limber??

Everything I have read (at least pertaining to the unit that I am doing my Quad/Limber/17pdr combination as) is that the 25pdr limber was there for it's brakes and presumably to carry all the displaced equipment from the Quad where the 17pdr ammo was held as the rounds were too long to fit in the li...
by Daniel Scholefield
Mon Oct 21, 2019 10:04 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: REME Museum Show, Lyneham UK
Replies: 5
Views: 808

Re: REME Museum Show, Lyneham UK

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by Daniel Scholefield
Sun Oct 20, 2019 11:18 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: REME Museum Show, Lyneham UK
Replies: 5
Views: 808

Re: REME Museum Show, Lyneham UK

Good day out, even if I can't claim a short journey! First batch of photos, more when I get time:-
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by Daniel Scholefield
Mon Sep 16, 2019 6:15 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Armortek Open Day 2019
Replies: 54
Views: 11469

Re: Armortek Open Day 2019

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by Daniel Scholefield
Sun Sep 15, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Armortek Open Day 2019
Replies: 54
Views: 11469

Re: Armortek Open Day 2019

Great day out, many thanks to everyone for putting it on and a special mention for Chris Fry for fixing my tank when I broke it and (hopefully) diagnosing the root cause of my power comsumption issues. Camera issues (I forgot to charge it!) meant I didn't get much in the way of photos but a couple c...
by Daniel Scholefield
Fri Aug 02, 2019 6:55 pm
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: Tiger 131 In South Wales
Replies: 187
Views: 48114

Re: Tiger 131 In South Wales

Citadel's 'Purity Shield' was just Acrylic Satin Varnish so any equivilent product will do the same job. Games Workshop frequent rename their products so the new can may well be the same stuff. My personal preference is Vallejo's spray can varnishes but obviously other brands are available...
by Daniel Scholefield
Tue Jul 16, 2019 4:32 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: At Flying Legends
Replies: 8
Views: 1116

Re: At Flying Legends

Not sure if this counts
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by Daniel Scholefield
Tue Jul 16, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: RNAS Yeovilton Navy Air Day
Replies: 9
Views: 1744

Re: RNAS Yeovilton Navy Air Day

That would be an unapologetic yes...and it was 3500 of planes, thank god for digital photography!
by Daniel Scholefield
Tue Jul 16, 2019 12:31 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: At Flying Legends
Replies: 8
Views: 1116

Re: At Flying Legends

Of course I was really here for this:-

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by Daniel Scholefield
Tue Jul 16, 2019 12:26 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: RNAS Yeovilton Navy Air Day
Replies: 9
Views: 1744

Re: RNAS Yeovilton Navy Air Day

Forgot I did grab a few shots at the end of the day. Sorry Adrian, didn't realise I'd cut out your head! Nice tank though :-)
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by Daniel Scholefield
Tue Jul 16, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: At Flying Legends
Replies: 8
Views: 1116

Re: At Flying Legends

Not often these tanks get made to look small...
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Nice to see you there Pete.
by Daniel Scholefield
Sun Jul 14, 2019 10:55 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: RNAS Yeovilton Navy Air Day
Replies: 9
Views: 1744

Re: RNAS Yeovilton Navy Air Day

Great to see you got on the C-17, things were not looking positive when I left what with the supercar competition ;-)

Fun was had with, you know, the flying things too however....
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by Daniel Scholefield
Sat Jul 06, 2019 9:05 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: TankFest 2019
Replies: 38
Views: 5190

Re: TankFest 2019

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by Daniel Scholefield
Sat Jul 06, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: UK Event - RNAS Yeovilton Air Day
Replies: 1
Views: 531

Re: UK Event - RNAS Yeovilton Air Day

I will be there in my airshow goer capacity.
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