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by Phil Woollard
Sat Apr 04, 2020 6:30 pm
Forum: Chieftain MBT
Topic: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.
Replies: 739
Views: 70565

Re: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.

That dam internet! I did wonder you know as the turret interior front looks very angular! That's one of my better found interior photos, ah well you live and learn. How about these two?
by Phil Woollard
Sat Apr 04, 2020 3:53 pm
Forum: Chieftain MBT
Topic: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.
Replies: 739
Views: 70565

Re: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.

Bloody predictive text lol.

Mark, what was strapped in the cradle on the turret side wall just to the right of the crew light? Also is that a grab handle just in shot on the turret roof?
by Phil Woollard
Sat Apr 04, 2020 1:50 pm
Forum: Chieftain MBT
Topic: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.
Replies: 739
Views: 70565

Re: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.

The finished turret interior padding colour, I have now removed the seam covers leaving the section joints a bit more like the real thing which was not very tidy. Next job, while the turret is upside down, is to add the wiring for the interior lighting and various other dodads. Then we are onto the ...
by Phil Woollard
Sat Apr 04, 2020 9:47 am
Forum: Chieftain MBT
Topic: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.
Replies: 739
Views: 70565

Re: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.

I'm heading toward the workshop in a mo but just thought this little warning label on one of the turret systems cabinets was interesting! On the subject of the turret control boxes, ammunition racks etc (as there's currently no alternative), i plan to clone a selection of the units printing them out...
by Phil Woollard
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: Chieftain MBT
Topic: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.
Replies: 739
Views: 70565

Re: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.

Many thanks Richard it all helps, kind regards Phil
by Phil Woollard
Fri Apr 03, 2020 5:05 pm
Forum: Chieftain MBT
Topic: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.
Replies: 739
Views: 70565

Re: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.

What a day tricking out the interior. My back is killing me! 8)
by Phil Woollard
Fri Apr 03, 2020 1:24 pm
Forum: Chieftain MBT
Topic: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.
Replies: 739
Views: 70565

Re: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.

Thanks Vince.
by Phil Woollard
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:40 am
Forum: Chieftain MBT
Topic: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.
Replies: 739
Views: 70565

Re: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.

The learning curve reference the 3d printing is steep, Steve gave me some good pointers yesterday as he's been doing it for yonks. I thought that I would need to purchase a scanner but it looks like my smart phone and some remote software will be the way forward, referred to as......"Photogrammetry"...
by Phil Woollard
Fri Apr 03, 2020 7:50 am
Forum: Chieftain MBT
Topic: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.
Replies: 739
Views: 70565

Re: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.

Many thanks for the advice Mark always the positive! :roll:
by Phil Woollard
Thu Apr 02, 2020 8:03 pm
Forum: Chieftain MBT
Topic: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.
Replies: 739
Views: 70565

Re: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.

I just want you guys to know that Martin Paul the owner of the Chieftain that I am building right now has a business in the States that would normally be making hi-tech pressure switches, they are now busy making ventilators to help out with combating the covid 19 virus. I wish you guys all the best...
by Phil Woollard
Thu Apr 02, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: Chieftain MBT
Topic: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.
Replies: 739
Views: 70565

Re: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.

Sounds good vince, thanks for the advice Adrian! I've been chatting to Steve lewington this afternoon and have loads of tips to mull over, cheers for all the help guys it's much appreciated.
I think I've just about finished the metadyne and radio battery interiors.
by Phil Woollard
Thu Apr 02, 2020 1:48 pm
Forum: Chieftain MBT
Topic: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.
Replies: 739
Views: 70565

Re: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.

Got it cheers Vince I will keep you posted! 8)
by Phil Woollard
Thu Apr 02, 2020 1:31 pm
Forum: Rolls Royce Armoured Car/ Silver Ghost
Topic: Coming soon Phil Dawe's RR build
Replies: 14
Views: 332

Coming soon Phil Dawe's RR build

Really, Phil's Roll Royce build is coming soon! I wil let Phil explain more about the badge below and the vehicle he wants portraying. 8)
by Phil Woollard
Thu Apr 02, 2020 10:48 am
Forum: Chieftain MBT
Topic: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.
Replies: 739
Views: 70565

Re: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.

Morning Vince, I just made an offer to the seller for a bit less and it's been excepted so it's on its way now!
YouTube is a good place to see the reviews.
Do you fancy sending me that file for the shell to see if your cad has worked ?