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by Andy Payne
Thu Aug 06, 2015 1:55 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: A trip to the beach
Replies: 3
Views: 1466

Re: A trip to the beach

Have you considered a 1/6 th Higgins boat or landing craft to show case the vehicle. Always wanted to see a sherman emerge from a landing craft.To many projects and not enough time .
Andy P
by Andy Payne
Mon Sep 08, 2014 1:32 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: New Tank Museum in Cairns Australia
Replies: 3
Views: 1078

Re: New Tank Museum in Cairns Australia

Armortek Tiger 1
by Andy Payne
Mon Sep 08, 2014 1:29 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: New Tank Museum in Cairns Australia
Replies: 3
Views: 1078

New Tank Museum in Cairns Australia

G'Day all, I have been fortunate to be involved with a very exciting new project for the last couple of years.Last weekend, we had the offical opening of the "Australian Armour and Artillery Museum" here in Cairns Queensland Australia.The collection and facilities are first class and a real credit t...
by Andy Payne
Sat Apr 13, 2013 10:17 am
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Panzer Museum
Replies: 3
Views: 1119

Panzer Museum

Will be in the Panzer museum "Munster" on Tuesday .YIPPEE!
by Andy Payne
Thu Apr 07, 2011 12:46 pm
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: Track skidding
Replies: 11
Views: 3504

Sorry ,that is the second "outside" road wheel as you might see on my avatar.
Regards Andy
by Andy Payne
Thu Apr 07, 2011 12:44 pm
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: Track skidding
Replies: 11
Views: 3504

I've noticed that my Tiger has a tendency for the rearward traveling track only, to climb the sprocket.This really only occurs on surfaces that don't allow the tracks to skid freely.I don't consider this to be a real problem and tend to treat the Tiger cautiously when reversing,as they did on the fu...
by Andy Payne
Fri Feb 04, 2011 11:10 am
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Queensland Floods
Replies: 8
Views: 2676

Hi All Just got power back on in my area of Cairns,We really dodged a bullet this time,however the folk 60km's south didn't.I've been swinging of two chainsaws for the last 5 days.Lots of trees down but family/house and Panzer all OK.Flooding is main problem now.Hope our Townsville based builders ar...
by Andy Payne
Tue Aug 24, 2010 6:56 am
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: Adrian's tiger is finished today
Replies: 11
Views: 5695

Amazing work,great skill.
Andy
by Andy Payne
Tue Jul 20, 2010 10:50 am
Forum: Jagdpanther
Topic: First Trip Out
Replies: 8
Views: 5262

Well done John,nice work, now you can enjoy running the beast.Thanks for posting the photos.
Regards
Andy
by Andy Payne
Wed Jun 30, 2010 12:08 am
Forum: Panther
Topic: Panther in for service
Replies: 21
Views: 8900

G'Day Tim
Great panther mate.I particularly like the subtle camouflage.Can you give us some more pics outside?Well done on the servicing.
Regards
Andy
by Andy Payne
Fri Jun 25, 2010 11:00 am
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: Short video
Replies: 2
Views: 1589

Short video

I took this video quite a while ago.Both the Tiger and proving ground has improved since then,but now my video camera requires repair.When I get that done I'll take some more.Anyway hope this works. http://i721.photobucket.com/albums/ww215/PANZER6/VIDEO/th_Tigervid.jpg Seems to work on the preview,j...
by Andy Payne
Thu May 27, 2010 2:32 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: What will Armortek release next?
Replies: 116
Views: 21070

I'll put in my two bobs worth.I'd like to see a universal carrier,built all over the commonwealth and used everywhere.
Andy
by Andy Payne
Wed May 26, 2010 11:32 am
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: Message for Gary Hagen
Replies: 2
Views: 1512

G'Day Gary
I'm so very sorry to here of your brother.I hope your trip to Canada to be with him was good for you both.I'll more than likely head back to Stavager in 12 months for another check ride in the Sim.I be certain to contact you.
All the very best to you both.
Best Regards
Andy
by Andy Payne
Sat May 22, 2010 11:15 am
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Grüßen aus dem Seebezirk.
Replies: 8
Views: 1951

G'Day Paul
Great photos!Awesome countryside to take shots of all the vehicles.Wish I could visit,I will get back through the UK again,and will definitely try to get to a meeting ,all be it without my Tiger.
Regards
Andy
by Andy Payne
Fri May 21, 2010 12:16 pm
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: Adrians tiger paint job part III
Replies: 5
Views: 2290

Amazing work once again,where would someone purchase one of these " Noels", he would be a great addition to my toolbox.
Thanks for the photos Dale,looking forward to the paint job on your KT mate.
Would love to see how Noel gets that lived in look to the vehicle.
Best Regards
Andy