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by simon_manning
Sat Aug 01, 2020 10:00 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The V2 project
Replies: 120
Views: 24818

Re: The V2 project

An amazing reproduction, North Korea will be on the phone soon to see if you want a holiday, great build regards simon manning.
by simon_manning
Tue Jul 28, 2020 6:38 pm
Forum: For Sale and Wanted
Topic: Armortek Factory Seconds
Replies: 11
Views: 1287

Re: Armortek Factory Seconds

Hi Manny here's some photo's of floor's available for Chieftain and rear plates all with slight imperfection's, easy fix. floor and rear panel together £50 + postage to destination, contact me if interested, close offer's are also considered for more quantity, p.m. or e-mail or phone 07514 772 775, ...
by simon_manning
Mon Jul 27, 2020 8:09 pm
Forum: Craftsman's Market
Topic: Factory seconds.
Replies: 1
Views: 166

Re: Factory seconds.

Kingtiger rear grill cover' frame's, slightly to long for full turret rotation, reduce in length to fit, these part's were not included in the first 2 production runs of the kingtiger, a nice add-on for the older kits and not easy to make from scratch, a good head start part to finish off. £10 a pai...
by simon_manning
Mon Jul 27, 2020 7:45 pm
Forum: Craftsman's Market
Topic: Factory seconds.
Replies: 1
Views: 166

Factory seconds.

Here are a selection of kingtiger/jagdtiger side mudgaurd's, the top profile is correct, the angle needs changing, the wrong bend was put in, flatten and re-bend to suit, good for battle damage without spoiling your original kit part, £3 each + postage at cost to destination. p.m. or e-mail me, many...
by simon_manning
Mon Jul 27, 2020 6:55 pm
Forum: For Sale and Wanted
Topic: Armortek Factory Seconds
Replies: 11
Views: 1287

Re: Armortek Factory Seconds

It will take time to sort out a rhythm of selling the "seconds" and sorting through to whats available, and worth going on with but i can start here, 1 Pair of King/ jadgtiger sprocket's, + 2 rings, both sprocket's are correct except for repositioning of inner ring holes, use the sprocket ring as a ...
by simon_manning
Mon Jul 27, 2020 11:46 am
Forum: For Sale and Wanted
Topic: Tiger I tank for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 467

Re: Tiger I tank for sale

hi daphne, could you contact me regarding the Tiger 1 sale, regards simon manning. 07514 772 775, or p.m. pm me
by simon_manning
Sun Jul 26, 2020 2:39 pm
Forum: For Sale and Wanted
Topic: Armortek Factory Seconds
Replies: 11
Views: 1287

Re: Armortek Factory Seconds

yes i have a floor manny, i will contact you tomorrow, Monday, regarding this. regards simon.
by simon_manning
Thu Jul 16, 2020 11:28 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 102
Views: 19434

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Many thanks Robert and David, Last of the radiator details, raised the neck of the radiator cowling to accept the cap, the cap looks a little fat in this photo, might review this, not much progress otherwise, all for now, thanks for the nice input, regards simon.
by simon_manning
Tue Jul 07, 2020 10:49 pm
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: Tiger build
Replies: 231
Views: 31613

Re: Tiger build

One of the best i've seen in 13 years of watching the builds on the forum, it takes a lot of dedication to this level not to mention ability, well done, regards simon manning.
by simon_manning
Sun Jul 05, 2020 10:55 am
Forum: Panzer IV
Topic: sdkfz 164 Nashorn
Replies: 36
Views: 5661

Re: sdkfz 164 Nashorn

Superb work heiko, we will all be using these 3d printer's soon, lot's of builder's now have them, excellent for small part's, interesting, regards simon .
by simon_manning
Thu Jul 02, 2020 10:09 pm
Forum: Sherman
Topic: My Sherman - a 14 year project
Replies: 18
Views: 2388

Re: My Sherman - a 14 year project

Nice to see the project coming to life again, add's another level of interest on the Forum, there has not been a lot of Sherman building on here lately, keep at it Bob, regards simon manning.
by simon_manning
Sun Jun 28, 2020 10:01 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 102
Views: 19434

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Thanks jeff and for the help on the reverse look out seat, some more progress on the grill, i made a dummy radiator face for behind the slats on the grill attached to the speaker bracket, overlaying two types of mesh, it's only slightly visible but gives a more complete look, Radiator cap to make an...
by simon_manning
Mon Jun 22, 2020 5:25 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 222
Topic: 222 rebuild
Replies: 7
Views: 2326

Re: 222 rebuild

It's great to see these old kit's getting revamped, interesting topic, regards simon.
by simon_manning
Sun Jun 21, 2020 10:44 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 102
Views: 19434

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

The grill alterations continue, both sides have to be slightly swept back, the front of the grill is not flat, the center bars also protrude, the top of the grill also has a visible profile and angled front, the kit part is thick enough to work with and hand file into shape, it takes some effort but...
by simon_manning
Fri Jun 19, 2020 7:40 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 102
Views: 19434

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

I have started on the front grill, plenty of alteration's and detail to add, using the kit part. regards simon.