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by mark lawson
Thu Jan 09, 2020 8:24 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Photobucket issues
Replies: 2
Views: 136

Re: Photobucket issues

When all these problems with Photobucket first started I switched to post image.com up to now it's not been ok they did have a problem when they switched domains which ment I had to change the coding on all my pictures but that's it
by mark lawson
Thu Jan 09, 2020 12:36 pm
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: Tiger Unit / Tactical Markings
Replies: 18
Views: 812

Re: Tiger Unit / Tactical Markings

Bottom one is correct the top far to red
by mark lawson
Sat Jan 04, 2020 10:46 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Armorteks next model
Replies: 313
Views: 49311

Re: Armorteks next model

You can count on Armortek producing a Tank/AFV which you hadn't thought about but still has the WOW factor as for which era well this would be anyone's guess, I'm intrigued.
by mark lawson
Sat Jan 04, 2020 10:40 pm
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: Vince's Tiger 1 late variant 2017
Replies: 1099
Views: 128916

Re: Vince's Tiger 1 late variant 2017

the Picture shown is for a Heer Abteilung in Italy which used different markings and layout. the think about s.SS.Pz.Abt.102 is that the numbers you used are all far too neat the Abteilung used thin hand painted numbers yours look far to neat and a little on the large side however having them lean t...
by mark lawson
Sat Jan 04, 2020 4:32 pm
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: Vince's Tiger 1 late variant 2017
Replies: 1099
Views: 128916

Re: Vince's Tiger 1 late variant 2017

You have the numbers angled in the wrong direction they should follow the top line of the turret
by mark lawson
Sun Dec 29, 2019 3:08 pm
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: Vince's Tiger 1 late variant 2017
Replies: 1099
Views: 128916

Re: Vince's Tiger 1 late variant 2017

its 1/6
by mark lawson
Sun Dec 29, 2019 10:54 am
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: Vince's Tiger 1 late variant 2017
Replies: 1099
Views: 128916

Re: Vince's Tiger 1 late variant 2017

Hi Vince I spent some time researching s.SS.Pz.Abt.102 when I built my Tiger the divisional marking in pink is correct this was the colour relating to the Panzerwaffe today it still is the colour of the Panzer arm of the Bundeswehr. Some years ago the Tiger I from Saumur a former s.SS.Pz.Abt.102 Tig...
by mark lawson
Fri Dec 13, 2019 10:14 pm
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: Tiger Unit / Tactical Markings
Replies: 18
Views: 812

Re: Tiger Unit / Tactical Markings

Yes pink is the correct colour, this is one od the s.SS.Pz.Abt102 Tigers I have built over the years this one was ased on 134 Unterscharführer Will Fey
Image
by mark lawson
Fri Dec 13, 2019 6:43 pm
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: Tiger Unit / Tactical Markings
Replies: 18
Views: 812

Re: Tiger Unit / Tactical Markings

These markings are indeed from s.SS.Pz.Abt.102 or schwere SS Panzer Abteilun 102 this was an independent heavy company formally if 2nd Panzer Division das Reich 231 was commanded by SS.Untersturmführer Rathsack. The underscored Sige Rune should be painted in pink and placed on the front right of the...
by mark lawson
Tue Dec 10, 2019 5:42 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: German type 21 Uboat
Replies: 4
Views: 366

Re: German type 21 Uboat

very nicely finished U-boat.
The Plaque is not original probably who ever made it had exactly the intention you have of displaying it with a model.
by mark lawson
Tue Dec 03, 2019 8:37 am
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: In memory of Gill Watkins
Replies: 87
Views: 4155

Re: In memory of Gill Watkins

It's with a very heavy heart I'm reading this sad news Jill will be missed by all.

My sincerest condolences to Mark and family.
by mark lawson
Sun Dec 01, 2019 8:59 pm
Forum: Craftsman's Market
Topic: 3d printed 88mm gun rifling
Replies: 17
Views: 1350

Re: 3d printed 88mm gun rifling

I can see other being interested in this part have you thought of offering it for sale.
by mark lawson
Sun Dec 01, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: Craftsman's Market
Topic: 3d printed 88mm gun rifling
Replies: 17
Views: 1350

Re: 3d printed 88mm gun rifling

Exceptional work Stean, have you printed this yourself.
by mark lawson
Sat Nov 09, 2019 10:42 pm
Forum: Craftsman's Market
Topic: Chieftain Stuff
Replies: 105
Views: 11838

Re: Chieftain Stuff

Excellent work on the BV Dave, this would be an excellent addition to any model especially if one can open and close the lid regardless of jobsworth regs.
by mark lawson
Wed Nov 06, 2019 9:57 pm
Forum: Jagdtiger
Topic: Jagdtiger prototype
Replies: 42
Views: 7852

Re: Jagdtiger prototype

The 1/6 E100 belongs to Christian, its entirely scratch built mostly from steel this thing is very heavy even the one off tracks are cast from steel