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by laurent ROSSET
Sat Nov 02, 2019 12:09 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Marder tracks
Replies: 7
Views: 448

Re: Marder tracks

Have a look at Das Giesswerk site :
https://www.giesswerk.de/english-web-pa ... scale-1-6/
by laurent ROSSET
Sun Mar 03, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: Bailey Bridge
Topic: M4 Sherman "Plymouth" and some Bailey bridge diorama ideas
Replies: 3
Views: 2959

M4 Sherman "Plymouth" and some Bailey bridge diorama ideas

Does anyone have some pictures or blue prints of the Sherman "Plymouth" Bailey bridge layer tank? I found only 2 pics on Internet. I also add a nice loading test pic : it involves WW1 and WW2 tanks and a Bailey bridge... :D
by laurent ROSSET
Tue Feb 05, 2019 3:06 pm
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: muzzel break
Replies: 1
Views: 1538

Re: muzzel break

"feldgrau" should be a safe choice.
by laurent ROSSET
Mon Dec 31, 2018 2:22 pm
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: another finished Sturmtiger
Replies: 3
Views: 1758

another finished Sturmtiger

I finally found enough time for my Sturmtiger : it is loosely based on the one found at Drolshagen : extra bolted frontal armor, early type hull with vorpanzer device holes, rifling with plasticard and Dragon 38cm shell (I used the same solution as Simon Manning : in plastic instead of metal for the...
by laurent ROSSET
Sat Dec 15, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: Rolls Royce Armoured Car/ Silver Ghost
Topic: et voilà! another RNAS RR from Switzerland
Replies: 3
Views: 938

et voilà! another RNAS RR from Switzerland

Dunkirk 1915
Painted in Admiralty grey (or the nearest color I could get here);home made wooden boxes at the back and RR enamel pin on the radiator
Wire wheels were a challenge to built but once finished they look great!
by laurent ROSSET
Tue May 01, 2018 3:36 pm
Forum: Rolls Royce Armoured Car/ Silver Ghost
Topic: Wire Wheels
Replies: 19
Views: 9262

Re: Wire Wheels

building the wire wheel is a school of patience but so far with Kian's excellent explanations (build instructions and forum) I have done half of a single wheel in 2 hours! :)
by laurent ROSSET
Thu Jan 25, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: Rolls Royce Armoured Car/ Silver Ghost
Topic: Rolls Royce Armoured Car/ Silver Ghost launched today
Replies: 33
Views: 13735

Re: Rolls Royce Armoured Car/ Silver Ghost launched today

"late Edwardian, early Georgian" as the people on the Antic Road show would say!
by laurent ROSSET
Fri Nov 24, 2017 5:08 pm
Forum: General Electronics Topics
Topic: What tank would you like Armortek to make?
Replies: 60
Views: 15054

Re: What tank would you like Armortek to make?

Matilda II !!!! used on every WWII battlefields : from France, North Africa, Russia to the Pacific : plenty of versions and painting schemes (even Beutepanzer)
by laurent ROSSET
Thu Aug 17, 2017 12:15 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7/1
Replies: 4
Views: 2304

sdkfz 7/1

Armortek 2014 sdkfz 7 kit modified as a 7/1 early
I am done with the platform (aluminum frame and plastic) for the Dragon Vierling 38 flak gun : lot of details still to be added. I will use the winch motor for the rotation of the gun (I will later see if I add an elevation motor too).
by laurent ROSSET
Mon Jul 03, 2017 10:11 am
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Real or fake
Replies: 457
Views: 93234

Re: Real or fake

regarding the last pic I think FOA is planning a full 1/6th tiger turret interior with basket/floor.
by laurent ROSSET
Mon Dec 12, 2016 12:01 pm
Forum: Craftsman's Market
Topic: Bergepanther sporn arresting hook
Replies: 4
Views: 1909

Re: Bergepanther sporn arresting hook

it secures the spade to the hull.
by laurent ROSSET
Thu Sep 08, 2016 2:01 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Morris Commercial C8 Quad
Replies: 18
Views: 7819

Re: Morris Commercial C8 Quad

I would definitely go for a Matilda mark II !!!
Used from the start to the end of WWII in almost every theaters : from France in 1940, Russia , North Africa , Malta to the Pacific = plenty of painting schemes (even some Beutepanzer) and lot of variants !!!
by laurent ROSSET
Mon Jun 27, 2016 2:15 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: TankFest 2016
Replies: 27
Views: 6344

Re: TankFest 2016

I love the jadgsturmtiger!!! any more pics of this model?