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by Paul Wills
Wed May 20, 2020 9:22 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 101
Views: 17210

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Looking good Simon, I have been waiting to see what your solution the folding chair was. 8)

Paul. :wink:
by Paul Wills
Wed May 20, 2020 9:17 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: Sdkfz 7 very slow build
Replies: 4
Views: 2418

Re: Sdkfz 7 very slow build

After having a long rest from 1/6th and completing the vintage project I’ve been working on. I have regained my enthusiasm and I have restarted my half-track again. Since the start of the new year I have fully built the model and I am now stripping it down to add some detailing. IMG_2903a.JPG On the...
by Paul Wills
Sat May 09, 2020 8:42 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 101
Views: 17210

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Hi Guys,
I wasn't sure myself, but acording to the guys on the German Halftrack and Softskin Research page, its a Sd.Kfz. 7/6 mittlerer Flak-Meß-Truppen-Kraftwagen captured in Tunisia.

Paul. :wink:
by Paul Wills
Thu May 07, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 101
Views: 17210

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Hi Simon,

I saw these photos of a Dak Sdkfz being shipped to Aberdeen USA. nice detail of the added fold down step for the passagers.
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Paul. :wink:
by Paul Wills
Wed May 06, 2020 7:59 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 101
Views: 17210

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Wow Simon, you realy are taking the detail to the next level. keep the photos coming, I'm loving it.

Paul. :wink:
by Paul Wills
Wed Apr 15, 2020 7:07 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 101
Views: 17210

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Looking good Simon, lovely craftsmanship.

I remember making the rifle catches on the 2005 Sdkfz, they were very fiddley to make and tested my good nature!! :lol: :shock:

Paul. :wink:
by Paul Wills
Tue Dec 31, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: King Tiger
Topic: Maybach HL 230 P30
Replies: 1
Views: 614

Re: Maybach HL 230 P30

Hello Ivano,

I hope you are well my friend, yes I would be interested in the Maybach HL 230 P30 for my KT. Do you have a price for it yet?

Happy New Year, Paul. :wink:
by Paul Wills
Sun Oct 27, 2019 8:12 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 101
Views: 17210

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Hi Simon,

I knew if I left it long enough you would get started first :lol:

Great work with the wheels, are your wheels aluminum or the nickle ones and how long did it tke you to drill all of them out and file the slot?

Paul. :wink:
by Paul Wills
Tue Oct 08, 2019 6:26 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Hi all,
Replies: 14
Views: 2470

Re: Hi all,

Hi Charles,

Welcome to the forum and the 1/6th world of tanks.

As Steve says I am in south Cumbria, the gate way to the Lakes..... :D drop me a PM if you want to meet up.

Paul. :wink:
by Paul Wills
Fri May 31, 2019 8:46 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: Sdkfz 7 very slow build
Replies: 4
Views: 2418

Sdkfz 7 very slow build

Hello, I have started my first release Sdkfz 7 build and its going to be slow progress I think. not a lot to see as yet, working on the leaf springs and putting the chassis together. 15.JPG 16.JPG 17.JPG 18.JPG This is the cable pulley, most people didn't bother with this because it was too slow, bu...
by Paul Wills
Sun Mar 17, 2019 1:56 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: 2nd release manual
Replies: 2
Views: 2507

Re: 2nd release manual

Thanks Uwe, you are the best :D 8)

Cheers, Paul.
by Paul Wills
Sat Mar 16, 2019 5:01 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: 2nd release manual
Replies: 2
Views: 2507

2nd release manual

Hi all, can someone help me with the second release Sdkfz7 manual? I do not need all of it, only the parts page for the sprocket and the drawings for the same. I am building the first release Sdkfz7 and after building one once before I new it had problems with the aluminium sprocket, in the second r...
by Paul Wills
Fri Jan 04, 2019 7:38 pm
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: Tiger 1321 rebuild
Replies: 195
Views: 57418

Re: Tiger 1321 rebuild

Hi John, Yes the floor and supports are resin but I have added strength to the floor with L shaped beams and the support arms have metal rods in them. I have moved all the electrics so it will fit in, I even have room to add the rest of the floor. unfortunately it means I cannot add the engine in th...
by Paul Wills
Wed Jan 02, 2019 9:03 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 101
Views: 17210

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Hi Simon,

I was thinking of starting my second Sdkfz 7 next, you may have put me off! I will be watching with interest though.

Paul. :wink:
by Paul Wills
Tue Jan 01, 2019 8:35 pm
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: Tiger 1321 rebuild
Replies: 195
Views: 57418

Re: Tiger 1321 rebuild

Wow, has it been a year since I last posted. :shock: The turret internal details are finished, I may add some more at a later date but its time to move on to something else. IMG_2874s.JPG IMG_2867s.JPG IMG_2869s.JPG IMG_2870s.JPG IMG_2871s.JPG IMG_2872s.JPG IMG_2873s.JPG Paul. :wink: