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by Adrian Harris
Sat Apr 04, 2020 10:07 pm
Forum: Sound Option Pack
Topic: No sound from speaker - new audio option pack
Replies: 1
Views: 61

Re: No sound from speaker - new audio option pack

I've always gone through the calibration process for every new installation, otherwise the system doesn't know the receiver signal values of the three switch positions.

Adrian.
by Adrian Harris
Sat Apr 04, 2020 3:32 pm
Forum: Chieftain MBT
Topic: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.
Replies: 739
Views: 70570

Re: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.

> braced sledging

Sounds like a new Olympic Winter Sporting event. :lol: :lol:

Adrian.
by Adrian Harris
Sat Apr 04, 2020 1:14 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Marder tracks
Replies: 10
Views: 956

Re: Marder tracks

Sad news. According to the web site banner, they're not recasting, just selling off remaining stock.

Adrian.
by Adrian Harris
Fri Apr 03, 2020 10:49 pm
Forum: Rolls Royce Armoured Car/ Silver Ghost
Topic: Coming soon Phil Dawe's RR build
Replies: 14
Views: 334

Re: Coming soon Phil Dawe's RR build

> And they have an RR license for that? I wonder?

It's called "The British Armoured Car", so of course nothing whatsoever to do with any two-lettered British marques.

Oh, and it's a 1/35th plastic model, not 1/6th metal.

Adrian.
by Adrian Harris
Thu Apr 02, 2020 3:51 pm
Forum: Chieftain MBT
Topic: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.
Replies: 739
Views: 70570

Re: Chieftain build by Phil Woollard.

> The filament type can be left between prints A word of warning - some filaments will absorb moisture if left in the printer for long periods or in damp conditions. This moisture then boils out as it passes through the hot end and ruins the quality of the print. I use these to store my reels of fil...
by Adrian Harris
Thu Apr 02, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: Official Technical Advice from Armortek
Topic: Transmitter Systems
Replies: 29
Views: 9759

Re: Transmitter Systems

Glad to hear you got it working :-)

Adrian.
by Adrian Harris
Mon Mar 30, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: M3 Lee/ Grant Medium Tank
Topic: Mick's Grant
Replies: 128
Views: 23851

Re: Mick's Grant

> If you have a nervous twitch, M2 tapping is not for you :oops:

How about a 2mm drill and superglue :lol:

Adrian.
by Adrian Harris
Fri Mar 27, 2020 10:57 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Paint stripper
Replies: 6
Views: 387

Re: Paint stripper

I don't think I've ever met a paint it can't handle but I've tried anything that old.

Adrian
by Adrian Harris
Fri Mar 27, 2020 7:48 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Paint stripper
Replies: 6
Views: 387

Re: Paint stripper

Nitromors always does it for me.

I've also used the white gloopy stuff from Polycell but that released something which attacked all the bare steel in my garage :-(

Adrian.
by Adrian Harris
Thu Mar 26, 2020 10:05 am
Forum: Craftsman's Market
Topic: Chieftain Stuff
Replies: 157
Views: 14780

Re: Chieftain Stuff

Not sure I like the sound of possessed cheese :shock:

Adrian.
by Adrian Harris
Tue Mar 24, 2020 11:41 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 75
Views: 11746

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Were they turned on the lathe ?

Almost look like they've been spun :-)

Adrian.
by Adrian Harris
Mon Mar 23, 2020 9:34 pm
Forum: Knowledge Base
Topic: assembling lower hull on 2019 king tiger
Replies: 9
Views: 499

Re: assembling lower hull on 2019 king tiger

Can you post a picture ?

Never built a KT myself but it might jog the memories of people who have.

Adrian.
by Adrian Harris
Fri Mar 20, 2020 12:53 am
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: Tiger build
Replies: 184
Views: 24054

Re: Tiger build

> looking for a "Vince Abbot" cupola to buy...if not I'll be scratch building one

Armortek might have the basic parts from the Tiger 131 release, plus Field of Armor stock Mike Stannard's upgrade parts for it.

Adrian.
by Adrian Harris
Thu Mar 12, 2020 9:29 am
Forum: Official Technical Advice from Armortek
Topic: Transmitter Systems
Replies: 29
Views: 9759

Re: Transmitter Systems

This video shows how to do the upgrade.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9N-aGVPQEl0

Adrian
by Adrian Harris
Wed Mar 11, 2020 11:09 pm
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: Tiger build
Replies: 184
Views: 24054

Re: Tiger build

The rivets look like hold on a mounting point for the end of the chain which attaches to the plug at the back of the firing tube. I would guess the plug was detached whilst the canisters are loaded, so that there is no chance of one going off as it was being loaded. If you were stood behind when plu...