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by Derek Attree
Tue Jan 15, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 9 (FAMO)
Topic: Phils Famo build
Replies: 331
Views: 24103

Re: Phils Famo build

Hi Phil
Seats look good is that with the fake leather from the link I sent you ?

Regards

Derek
by Derek Attree
Sun Jan 13, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 9 (FAMO)
Topic: Phils Famo build
Replies: 331
Views: 24103

Re: Phils Famo build

Hi Phil
This is the stuff I used it on my comet coupler head rests.

http://modelshop.co.uk/Shop/Raw-Materia ... er/ITM7723

Regards

Derek
by Derek Attree
Sun Jan 13, 2019 9:36 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 9 (FAMO)
Topic: Phils Famo build
Replies: 331
Views: 24103

Re: Phils Famo build

Hi Phil
4D models sell fake lether sheets its fabric backed and not to expensive.
It comes in different colours tooi think the sheets are about a foot square
last time I bought it was a couple of years ago cant remember the price.

Regards

Derek
by Derek Attree
Tue Jan 08, 2019 8:34 am
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Lathe /Milling machine advice
Replies: 20
Views: 1008

Re: Lathe /Milling machine advice

Hi John I bought a WM250v variable speed lathe from Warco and it is very good. the difference is the V machines have a new inverter motor and it is very smooth. The old machines ( Cheaper) have a standard motor. It comes with a full range of tooling as standard apart from a tail stock dill chuck str...
by Derek Attree
Thu Jan 03, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 9 (FAMO)
Topic: Phils Famo build
Replies: 331
Views: 24103

Re: Phils Famo build

Hi Phil
This build is amazing some of the detail you have added makes some of the photos
hard to tell if its real or a model.

Great stuff

Keep it up

Derek
by Derek Attree
Sun Dec 23, 2018 8:18 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 9 (FAMO)
Topic: Phils Famo build
Replies: 331
Views: 24103

Re: Phils Famo build

Hi Phil
This build is great glad you are sorting out the niggles for us. :D :D :D
I find myself looking several times a day to see what you have been doing
on this build.

regards

Derek
by Derek Attree
Wed Dec 19, 2018 8:25 am
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: Sdkfz 7 Build
Replies: 5
Views: 652

Re: Sdkfz 7 Build

Hi David
Nice work on the 7
All the best
Derek
by Derek Attree
Thu Dec 13, 2018 7:30 am
Forum: Sdkfz 9 (FAMO)
Topic: More fun
Replies: 11
Views: 782

Re: More fun

Hi Brian
My boxes had the same dents :lol: :lol: :lol:
I didn't get the small person to drive it though, and those front tires weigh a ton.

Have fun building it.

Regards

Derek
by Derek Attree
Mon Dec 10, 2018 8:54 am
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: sturmtiger build at last
Replies: 117
Views: 20845

Re: sturmtiger build at last

Hi Simon
Another stunner.

Regards

Derek
by Derek Attree
Mon Dec 10, 2018 8:40 am
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: No 36
Replies: 6
Views: 382

Re: No 36

Hi Guys
The Famo will not start till February as the motion pack in on back order.
And I have to get my 5 inch loco finished for Ally Palace on the 18th January.
I also bought at the same time the Pak 43 to tow behind the Famo.

Thanks for the feed back.

regards

Derek
by Derek Attree
Sun Dec 09, 2018 3:56 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: No 36
Replies: 6
Views: 382

No 36

Hi Guys
I have just been unpacking my Famo and reducing the number of boxes the parts are in by getting rid of the Peanuts :D ,
And I have No36 interestingly my Comet is also No36 too.
Spookie or what :shock: :shock: :shock:

Regards

Derek
by Derek Attree
Sat Dec 08, 2018 7:13 am
Forum: Comet
Topic: Comet No 34
Replies: 34
Views: 8259

Re: Comet No 34

Hi Stephen
I am glad to hear you are back in Comet land.
I look forward to seeing the progress.

Regards

Derek
by Derek Attree
Thu Dec 06, 2018 7:27 am
Forum: Comet
Topic: Comet No 34
Replies: 34
Views: 8259

Re: Comet No 34

Hi Steve
Nice to see another Comet coming together brings back memories.

We need to get Stephen White back on his Comet too.

I have my Famo and Pak 43 coming tomorrow I ame to start in the new year when I finish the 5" scale loco.

Keep it up

regards

Derek
by Derek Attree
Tue Nov 27, 2018 8:07 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 9 (FAMO)
Topic: Florians FAMO build
Replies: 129
Views: 9425

Re: Florians FAMO build

Hi Florian
Thanks for the information.
You are going to need a lot of those pots I think :shock: .

Regards

Derek
by Derek Attree
Tue Nov 27, 2018 7:42 am
Forum: Sdkfz 9 (FAMO)
Topic: Florians FAMO build
Replies: 129
Views: 9425

Re: Florians FAMO build

Hi Florian
What grey paint are you using please ?
Love your build cant wait to get mine in the new year.

Keep up the good work.

Regards

Derek