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by Pete Nash
Sun Jun 02, 2019 7:51 am
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Which airbrush to buy
Replies: 7
Views: 1696

Re: Which airbrush to buy

Hi Tom. As Steam says, you might well end up needing re than one airbrush. have three. A 100ml gravity fed spray gun, A 'Badger Type' suction airbrush with a small glass bottle under the gun, and an Iwata with a small gravity fed cup on top. I use the 100 ml Gravity fed Spray Gun with a Tank compres...
by Pete Nash
Thu May 30, 2019 3:01 pm
Forum: M3 Lee/ Grant Medium Tank
Topic: Pete's Grant No.9
Replies: 40
Views: 9623

Re: Pete's Grant No.9

Re-worked Bogies. M3 holes drilled in all axles. Machined down half nuts fitted and loctited on Wheel axles. M* washers on Wheel axles to simulate rounded part on actual Radius Arm M2 nut fitted to the Suspension Arm Ends of the suspension reshaped to a rounded profile. Inside part of the slide pad ...
by Pete Nash
Wed May 29, 2019 4:05 pm
Forum: M3 Lee/ Grant Medium Tank
Topic: Adrian's Grant #2
Replies: 31
Views: 6189

Re: Adrian's Grant #2

I love your drive pads, Are you going to offer them for sale?
by Pete Nash
Mon May 27, 2019 9:00 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Weston War AG
Replies: 4
Views: 1041

Re: Weston War AG

Can this event be put on the Events Forum next year please :?:
by Pete Nash
Sat May 25, 2019 6:14 am
Forum: M3 Lee/ Grant Medium Tank
Topic: Mick's Grant
Replies: 130
Views: 27522

Re: Mick's Grant

Those empty work surfaces will soon fill up :P
by Pete Nash
Thu May 23, 2019 11:44 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Norfolk Tank Museum Armourfest
Replies: 0
Views: 1233

Norfolk Tank Museum Armourfest

The Norfolk Tank Museum are holding their annual Armourfest on 11th & 12th August. Would anyone like to join myself and Richard there? Norfolk Tank Museum is situated in the small village of Fornham St Peter, which is about one mile west of Long Statton. Long Stratton is on the A140 to Norwich from ...
by Pete Nash
Sun May 19, 2019 7:38 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Wing & Wheels, Stow Maries Great War Aerodrome 19 May
Replies: 1
Views: 958

Wing & Wheels, Stow Maries Great War Aerodrome 19 May

Images of my and Daniel Scholefield's tanks at The Stow Maries Great war Aerodrome event on 19 May 2019.

Plus some of the aircraft in the display.

This is an annual event so if anyone would like to come next year please let me know early 2020.
by Pete Nash
Tue May 14, 2019 10:22 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Pakenham Water Mill, Ixworth Suffolk
Replies: 0
Views: 1347

Pakenham Water Mill, Ixworth Suffolk

Took my Mk.IV and Panzer III to an Open day at Pakenham water Mill near Ixworth , Suffol on Sunday 12th May 2019.

One little boy was so enthralled with my Mk.IV moving about I asked his mum if he'd like a ride on it.


This coming Sunday, 19th May, they'll be at Stow Maries great War Aerodrome.
by Pete Nash
Tue May 14, 2019 7:16 am
Forum: M3 Lee/ Grant Medium Tank
Topic: Pete's Grant No.9
Replies: 40
Views: 9623

Re: Pete's Grant No.9

Adrian Harris visited Bovy recently and sent me this image of the Wheel Axle. It shows a number of details. 1. The hole in the middle is about 21mm 7/8 inch across. 2. The 'nu' on the end is quite thin. 3. the end of the Arm has a pronounced 'Round' to it. Here is what I have done to replicate it. 1...
by Pete Nash
Thu May 09, 2019 10:08 pm
Forum: Chieftain MBT
Topic: Stillbrew
Replies: 1
Views: 1620

Re: Stillbrew

Richard tells me that there are some images of Stillbrew armour amongst these.

Taken at the Muckleburgh Collection, Weybourne, Norfolk.
by Pete Nash
Thu May 09, 2019 5:31 pm
Forum: M3 Lee/ Grant Medium Tank
Topic: Pete's Grant No.9
Replies: 40
Views: 9623

Re: Pete's Grant No.9

The Option Packs duly arrived on Tuesday (thanks Monique and UPS)> The S H One T weather has promted me to go back to the running gear ready for fittion the Motion Pack. Phase 1. Remove the road wheels and carry out the 'Adrian Harris Mods'; Fill in the recesses on the Suspension Arms ( ED01120 and ...
by Pete Nash
Thu May 09, 2019 5:16 pm
Forum: Chieftain MBT
Topic: CHIEFTAIN
Replies: 95
Views: 23327

Re: CHIEFTAIN

I went to the Muckleburgh Collection last Monday and took these shots of the one there.
Couldn't do anymore as it is jammed in between others so concentrated on front details. Hope they are of use to someone.
by Pete Nash
Fri May 03, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: M3 Lee/ Grant Medium Tank
Topic: Pete's Grant No.9
Replies: 40
Views: 9623

Re: Pete's Grant No.9

Good and bad news! The good news is from Monique that she has started to ship the Grant Accessory packs. The bad news is that I'm going to have to strip down my tracks and get them painted and re-built with lock-nuts sooner rather then later... Roll on rainy days when I can't get outside to cut gras...
by Pete Nash
Thu May 02, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: M3 Lee/ Grant Medium Tank
Topic: Pete's Grant No.9
Replies: 40
Views: 9623

Re: Pete's Grant No.9

t a lot of work done recently, the dreaded garden needed attention. Had to do a 'fix' on a tool so needed some worktop space so piled everything onto the hull. It's going to be a BEAST!!! :) :) :shock: :shock: Don't take too much notice of the slack tracks they are only on there to save workshop spa...
by Pete Nash
Thu May 02, 2019 7:38 am
Forum: Chieftain MBT
Topic: Camouflage
Replies: 4
Views: 2066

Re: Camouflage

Looks like part of my garden....minus the tank!