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by Dave Nadin
Mon Mar 25, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: Craftsman's Market
Topic: chieftain bin caches
Replies: 17
Views: 3706

Re: chieftain bin caches

Hi, I would like a set of bin catches as well please

cheers Dave n
by Dave Nadin
Thu Sep 27, 2018 5:09 pm
Forum: Knowledge Base Discussions
Topic: Cent no power to tracks
Replies: 4
Views: 1455

Re: Cent no power to tracks

Hi, I been driving my cent for some time, and have blown a couple of 40a fuses in the processes. Normally when doing tight turns in long grass with the smoker running. Its the old adage if your running in long grass try to avoid neutral turning & harsh accelerating. There's a lot of weight on the mo...
by Dave Nadin
Sun Aug 26, 2018 9:53 pm
Forum: Rolls Royce Armoured Car/ Silver Ghost
Topic: Wire Wheels
Replies: 19
Views: 9545

Re: Wire Wheels

Hi Michael, the fun has begun. A lot of people have had difficulty with building the wire wheels. I have now done my wheel sets, The method I used is shown in a replay post. Please look at Pete's Armoured car forum posts. My method is there reply from Dave Nadin dated 5 May 18. sorry but not able to...
by Dave Nadin
Sat Jun 23, 2018 11:48 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: TankFest 2018 - Joining Instructions
Replies: 9
Views: 2150

Re: TankFest 2018 - Joining Instructions

I be there on Thursday to give Chris a hand, Cow pat field awaits the unwary, (traders car park) :D
by Dave Nadin
Thu May 31, 2018 10:15 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: TankFest 2018 - Are you going?
Replies: 7
Views: 3923

Re: TankFest 2018 - Are you going?

Hi, I will be at Tankfest for the 3 days, Update on my model list, bringing Centurion, Quaid 17pdr & 25pdr, Sherman bulldozer, Rolls Royce (work in hand), I will be camping on site (please register 1 plastic tent). My insurance certificate is in the post to you. I am a member of the SAG, we are a ve...
by Dave Nadin
Wed May 02, 2018 5:36 pm
Forum: Rolls Royce Armoured Car/ Silver Ghost
Topic: Pete's Armoured Car Build
Replies: 27
Views: 5721

Re: Armoured Car/Chassis Build Problems/Errors

Single wheel spoke lacing. Had the same problem. The problem is with the first start point you chose. Try this method it worked for me. 1. Mark a line through the centre of the wheel assembly jig base. 2. Hub EP0102, mount to the jig with any Inside 'A' hole, lined up with the centre line. Now mount...
by Dave Nadin
Wed Dec 20, 2017 8:54 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Real or fake
Replies: 457
Views: 94584

Re: Real or fake

Hi Phil with reference to the picture of a home built Tiger. It was a running prop made for the Film White Tiger, directed by Karen Shakhnazardv, There is some good T on T action & a must for tank spotters, but the scripts a bit ropey. May you all have a very Merry Christmas & look forward to a good...
by Dave Nadin
Sat Dec 02, 2017 9:52 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: The Tank Museum Events 2018
Replies: 14
Views: 4818

Re: The Tank Museum Events 2018

Hello all, ref Tank Fest 2018 Put me on the going list +1 & 4 models. I be there for the 3 days & happy to help with the set up. With the opening of the new workshop facilities, there will be a certain amount of shuffling around the display ground. If Armortek is allocated a larger running area ( yo...
by Dave Nadin
Wed Jun 14, 2017 10:00 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Armortek Event - TankFest
Replies: 28
Views: 8037

Re: Armortek Event - TankFest

See You all on Friday, I be on site 1500hrs to help set up the stand etc
by Dave Nadin
Tue Nov 24, 2015 10:57 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Centurion Bin Catches
Replies: 4
Views: 1324

Re: Centurion Bin Catches

Hi Steve, Have you had any luck with your quest for bin catches ? As i missed out on Steve Winstone bin catches. I used the bin catches supplyed by Dave Dibbs @ Armorpax, item No AP195-GR. They are made for the german panzer bins, but work OK with a bit of aleration on the centurain turret bins, the...
by Dave Nadin
Thu Nov 19, 2015 11:52 pm
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: exhausting my efforts to smoke
Replies: 10
Views: 2490

Re: exhausting my efforts to smoke

Hi john I have been doing some expremantel work using the smoke system as supplyed by Armortex. Trying to get a smoke projection from mussel of the centruion gun. sound like we have the same issue. With the fan working at full speed, the posative pressure is not suffecant to lift your puffer caps. T...
by Dave Nadin
Sat Sep 05, 2015 12:07 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Liveing History Whitsnd Bay Fort
Replies: 0
Views: 867

Liveing History Whitsnd Bay Fort

Whitsnd Bay Hoiladay park Fort, are hosting a liveing history weekend 3/4 October 2015. severail liveing history groups will be in camp around the old fort gun batterys. all tank owners are invited to attened. Free entry and camping with use of the hoiladay parks facilatys, check out there web site....
by Dave Nadin
Wed Sep 02, 2015 12:21 am
Forum: Centurion
Topic: Novice Centurion tank builder
Replies: 87
Views: 26767

Re: Novice Centurion tank builder

A very nice piece indeed, A novice no more, your work is gold standerd well done :)
by Dave Nadin
Sun Aug 30, 2015 11:06 pm
Forum: 25 Pounder & 25 Pdr Ammunition Limber
Topic: Armorpax's 25 Pounder
Replies: 154
Views: 46730

Re: Armorpax's 25 Pounder

A real nice job on the 25pdr, youn have brought the gun to life, nicely done, If you are still takeing names ? i am intrested in the ammo/ fuse boxes if you are going to produce them.

Dave N
by Dave Nadin
Sun Aug 23, 2015 9:14 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Armortek October Events
Replies: 72
Views: 15721

Re: Armortek October Events

Count me in, A shiny Centurion, 25pdr and limber, will a ford focus count ? LoL :D