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by martin pitcairn
Wed Jun 20, 2012 5:00 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Great customer service
Replies: 0
Views: 548

Great customer service

Last week i started doing some extra brass work on my Sd.kfz 222 and 221, made light guards, box holders and width guides. great fun and much easier than i thought. however i quickly ran out of brass 90 deg strip so down to the model shop for more,but out of stock !! 2 other local shop also out of s...
by martin pitcairn
Sat Jun 16, 2012 1:22 pm
Forum: Sherman
Topic: Sherman BARV
Replies: 30
Views: 12388

Re: Sherman BARV

David, these are 2 excellent conversions, you should be extreamly pleased with the results. keep these comming.
by martin pitcairn
Thu Feb 16, 2012 10:23 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: 2 new photo books
Replies: 3
Views: 884

Re: 2 new photo books

The pictures are fine, as good / better as i have seen in other books, most are of us armour but there are lots of german armour as well. Most of the german tanks are abandond or wrecks and most photos show the hit locations. the books also show lots of captured french, check and russian equipment u...
by martin pitcairn
Thu Feb 16, 2012 7:59 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: 2 new photo books
Replies: 3
Views: 884

2 new photo books

I have ordered and recieved 2 great books on late war armour, both are by steven Zaloga and are called "Armored attack 1944 " and "Armored victory 1945". and are from Stackpole Books (usa) available from Amazon here. They are 500+ pages hardback and have 1000+ photos each, they cover the D day to Ba...
by martin pitcairn
Tue Jan 10, 2012 6:45 pm
Forum: Jagdpanther
Topic: Jagdpanther build at last
Replies: 123
Views: 42581

Re: Jagdpanther build at last

Nice to see this cat is coming up to to your usual ( but very high) standard, i will watch this one closely !
by martin pitcairn
Sat Dec 24, 2011 8:42 pm
Forum: Comet
Topic: comet No50 finished.
Replies: 9
Views: 4047

Re: comet No50 finished.

Chris, excellent job, very nice looking tank you should be very proud of the workmanship, take a few days off before starting your next, they are additive !
by martin pitcairn
Fri Dec 23, 2011 7:10 pm
Forum: Craftsman's Market
Topic: Armorpax closed for Christmas
Replies: 2
Views: 1136

Re: Armorpax closed for Christmas

Happy Xmas Dave to you and the family!
by martin pitcairn
Thu Dec 22, 2011 7:30 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Happy Christmas from Armortek
Replies: 17
Views: 3365

Re: Happy Christmas from Armortek

Hi Mark and Gill,
Have a great Xmas, enjoy the break and have a wonderful time off the production line ! Maybe this year i will finish the two 222's and start the Pz III
by martin pitcairn
Sat Nov 05, 2011 8:26 pm
Forum: Panther
Topic: panther build.. at last!
Replies: 200
Views: 65446

Re: panther build.. at last!

Simon that is the dogs B*****ks of a build, it was fantastic at the tank fest but this takes it to another level, the build and the paint work is just amazing, well done!
by martin pitcairn
Fri Aug 05, 2011 7:27 pm
Forum: For Sale and Wanted
Topic: May 1943 Tiger for sale in USA
Replies: 18
Views: 5723

Doug, sorry to see that you are selling this tank, i think it is one of the best made on the Forum. The front on view is my company laptop screen saver and everyone thinks it is a real tiger. Hope you get what your looking for it, good luck on the move!
by martin pitcairn
Sat Jul 23, 2011 7:45 pm
Forum: Comet
Topic: A34 COMET
Replies: 422
Views: 87883

This tank just looks better and better! well done on a great build
by martin pitcairn
Mon Feb 14, 2011 7:32 pm
Forum: Comet
Topic: Comet 2010-027
Replies: 69
Views: 25626

Great looking Comet, i just did not realise just how big it is beside a sherman! i don;t know if it is just the positioning or the angle but the sherman looks small, any chance of a side by side photo/s next time? just to get the differance.
by martin pitcairn
Sat Feb 12, 2011 6:12 pm
Forum: Comet
Topic: A34 COMET
Replies: 422
Views: 87883

This is a realy great looking tank! love the netting and the camo, this is the best example of addon extras i have seen on a Comet yet.
by martin pitcairn
Thu Feb 03, 2011 6:49 pm
Forum: King Tiger
Topic: Tiger 066 Construction
Replies: 79
Views: 36886

John, what a fantastic job you have made of this tank. It has been a real joy to watch this build, some of your work has been the best i have seen, the other thing with this build has been is a great show case of what can be done with the basic kit and the supplied parts. i realy want to thank you f...
by martin pitcairn
Mon Dec 06, 2010 9:19 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Tank Military exercise at Hong Kong
Replies: 12
Views: 2563

Frankie,some great looking tanks in the photo's,a great well done to all involved, This must be the the most builders in one(?) city.