What tank would you like Armortek to make?

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Re: What tank would you like Armortek to make?

Post by Phil Woollard » Sun Apr 15, 2018 7:28 pm

It's just got to be a huge Jagdtiger with internal cannon detail in metal, what else! :D
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Re: What tank would you like Armortek to make?

Post by Robert Reid » Sun Apr 15, 2018 9:27 pm

Being a WW1 aficionado, I'd love to see a Renault FT. Probably small enough to be done as a Kompact Kit!

It was the first tank with a rotating turret. An innovative design. And I'm just a big fan of the Great War technology and armor.

But on this one... I'm probably a minority of one!

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Re: What tank would you like Armortek to make?

Post by Steve Stuart » Sun Apr 15, 2018 11:27 pm

I think that Chris Hall would endorse your suggestion!
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Re: What tank would you like Armortek to make?

Post by Chris Hall » Mon Apr 16, 2018 8:01 am

An FT would be nice, but a Whippet would be better ..... :wink:

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Re: What tank would you like Armortek to make?

Post by Bernd Löffelbein » Sun Aug 12, 2018 10:11 am

Hello All,

found the right topic, here are my favorites, some smaller and cheaper ones and easier to handle:

WWI Renault FT17
SdKfz 101 Panzerkampfwagen 1
SdKfz 121 Panzerkampfwagen 2

and a bigger one:

SdKfz 231/232 Radio-Car with the big antenna on his roof, 6-wheel and 8-wheel version
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Re: What tank would you like Armortek to make?

Post by Greg Stephens » Sun Aug 12, 2018 5:01 pm

I desperately want a British Firefly.

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Re: What tank would you like Armortek to make?

Post by Brian Ostlind » Sun Aug 12, 2018 5:26 pm

Tough call but I would love to see something fast like an m18. Or something rugged like a T55.

Edit: that being said, if they produce another panther or stug I would want it.

Edit; I think Hetzer would be really great too.
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Re: What tank would you like Armortek to make?

Post by Robert Reid » Sun Aug 12, 2018 11:28 pm

Bren Carrier... Kompack Kit...

Full-sized tank... Someday I'd like one. But I love armored cars.

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Re: What tank would you like Armortek to make?

Post by Rune Bakke » Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:14 pm

A Maus would be Fun :D

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Re: What tank would you like Armortek to make?

Post by Dave Backway » Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:36 pm

I would go with Robert, a Bren Carrier, i.e. small armour which is easier to transport and house,

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Re: What tank would you like Armortek to make?

Post by Nige Dalton » Wed Aug 15, 2018 6:06 pm

How about one of Hobarts funnies?

Or if staying with more traditional tanks I'd like a Lee/Grant or Crusader III

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Re: What tank would you like Armortek to make?

Post by David Brady » Thu Aug 16, 2018 11:37 am

Hi,

I would like to see a M24 chaffee, small light and fast.

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Re: What tank would you like Armortek to make?

Post by Graham Hough » Wed Aug 22, 2018 4:08 pm

I would like a WW1 Whippet French or WW2 Carrier or even better a WW1 Renault FT, great small vehicles for those with restricted finances.

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Post by Brian Ostlind » Sun Dec 09, 2018 3:35 am

I have been thinking about this A LOT. I WOULD MOST LIKE A PORSCHE TURRET KING TIGER. THANK YOU!
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