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by Mike Mobbs
Thu Jan 15, 2009 4:13 pm
Forum: Craftsman's Market
Topic: Tiger 1 Feifel Units. Lots of pictures
Replies: 18
Views: 7455

Superb work as usual Mike.
This is the one thing I've been waiting for, please add me to the list of definite orders. :D

Mike M
by Mike Mobbs
Sun Jul 13, 2008 6:13 pm
Forum: For Sale and Wanted
Topic: PTFE rings
Replies: 4
Views: 2472

Hi David,
I have sent you PM.

Mike.
by Mike Mobbs
Sun Jun 15, 2008 6:28 pm
Forum: For Sale and Wanted
Topic: PTFE rings
Replies: 4
Views: 2472

Hi David,

Are these rings still available?

Mike M
by Mike Mobbs
Fri Nov 02, 2007 4:46 pm
Forum: Craftsman's Market
Topic: 88 mm AP and HE Round Decals
Replies: 13
Views: 5333

Hi Mike,
Did you get my email ref the decals?

mikemobbs@beeb.net

Mike Mobbs.
by Mike Mobbs
Fri Jul 27, 2007 3:28 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: War and Peace 2007
Replies: 27
Views: 12436

In muddy conditions narrow tyres work well because they sink through to the firm layer underneath, and if the mud is generally wet and sloppy the tyres cut through with little trouble, a bit like riding a push bike through fresh snow. The alternative is wide tyres (eg 4x4, which I always believe mea...
by Mike Mobbs
Mon Jul 23, 2007 1:34 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Gallery now working
Replies: 16
Views: 6647

Hi Mark,
I have the same problem as Mike Gormley, when I log into the Gallery it shows in the bottom right corner that I am a guest but my registered account is active so it should show me as a member.

Mike M
by Mike Mobbs
Mon Jul 23, 2007 1:21 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Airbrushing
Replies: 1
Views: 1840

Hi Antony, I must admit I rarely use an airbrush these days - too idle to clean it afterwards :oops: I mostly use Tamiya spray cans ( I know, expensive :( ) For soft edges I use stiff paper or card masks held about an inch or so away from the target surface, this allows a degree of under spray produ...
by Mike Mobbs
Thu Jul 19, 2007 12:13 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Panther front glacis
Replies: 18
Views: 8249

Tim,

Viola - stringed instrument larger than violin, smaller than cello.
Voila - French, 'there, you are, it is, you go etc'
Marge Simpson would argue strongly against this, but then she thinks trees have 'foilage' :lol: :lol:

Mike M
by Mike Mobbs
Thu Jul 19, 2007 11:50 am
Forum: Panzer IV
Topic: PANZER IV PLANS
Replies: 41
Views: 23372

Hi Graham, I cut my engineering teeth on a Colchester Student lathe at Marconi's in Chelmsford way back (1960s), and I really wish I had access to one these days. I reckon it was the best lathe I've ever used, and I still use the tools that I made on it then, at least the training exercises back the...
by Mike Mobbs
Sun Jul 15, 2007 1:51 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: BBC 2 'Working Lunch' visit to Armortek...
Replies: 11
Views: 4464

Wasn't that the guy who ended up straddling the central barrier, increasing his knowledge of how tank traps work? :)
by Mike Mobbs
Thu Jul 12, 2007 9:19 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Welcome
Replies: 34
Views: 14222

Patrick,
Apparently so, but I haven't tried that, I'm sticking to the old method for now.
Mike M
by Mike Mobbs
Thu Jul 12, 2007 6:12 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Welcome
Replies: 34
Views: 14222

Patrick,
To get the avatar in you need to link to an Offsite URL in your profile, it should upload OK then.

Gill, understood, I'll keep breathing for the moment. :)

Mike M
by Mike Mobbs
Thu Jul 12, 2007 5:57 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Welcome
Replies: 34
Views: 14222

After the initial shock I seem to have got used to the new look, the new gallery looks much more user friendly. Well worth the effort guys. :D

Mike M