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by Derek Attree
Tue Oct 09, 2007 1:44 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Gearbox lubrication and O-ring grease
Replies: 4
Views: 2226

Gearbox lubrication and O-ring grease

Hi Guys
I was wondering what Lubrication people use in the drive gearboxes
on the Tanks and also what is the best type of grease for the O-rings
on the suspension arms.... :wink:

Thanks

Derek
by Derek Attree
Mon Sep 24, 2007 9:22 am
Forum: Panther
Topic: Engine hatch hinge problem
Replies: 2
Views: 2271

Hi Tim
Yes the hinge is the correct way round the error is about
1.5 mm and slotting the hole towards the out side edge of the hole will
do the trick,It just does't look great.

Thanks for the reply.

Derek
by Derek Attree
Sat Sep 22, 2007 12:32 pm
Forum: Panther
Topic: Engine hatch hinge problem
Replies: 2
Views: 2271

Engine hatch hinge problem

Hi Guys Has anyone else had this problem. :oops: I have just fitted the hinges to the engine hatch and I have found that they dont sit down properly and the rotating part catches on the edge of the hatch and is jammed. :( Also the other screw holes in the hinge dont line up with the holes in the dec...
by Derek Attree
Fri Sep 21, 2007 9:30 am
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Paint Problem
Replies: 5
Views: 2895

Hi Mike welcome I got my paint mixed by morrelli who do auto paint in the uk . :lol: They will do it for your own spray gun or make up spray cans for you. I used for my Panther UPol etch primer from Halfords and just as a guide I used about 8 --500ml spray cans at £11.00 each. I then used Red oxide...
by Derek Attree
Tue Sep 18, 2007 7:43 am
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: What’s the next model going to be ???????
Replies: 26
Views: 9467

Hi Guys
Bren gun carrier for me

Derek
by Derek Attree
Tue Sep 11, 2007 1:34 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Batteries again from panther posts
Replies: 6
Views: 2853

Hi Robin
Thats good advice. That was the charger I was going for.
so I will go for the sdc 22....
Do you leave yor batteries on charge all the time ?
thanks again

Derek :o
by Derek Attree
Tue Sep 11, 2007 9:31 am
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Batteries again from panther posts
Replies: 6
Views: 2853

Hi Mark
I spoke to them on thursday last week and they tole me they
have stopped selling them because they are to difficult to ship?
and they are consentrating on the smaller cells and phone batteries ect..

Derek
by Derek Attree
Tue Sep 11, 2007 7:41 am
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Batteries again from panther posts
Replies: 6
Views: 2853

Batteries again from panther posts

Hi Guys I had this in the panther section but no replies...so I will try here Phoenix Batteries dont supply golfe trolley batteries anymore.. :( . I have found an alternative supplier on the web (Golftrolleybatteries.co.uk) however they do 2 different types of the hillbilly size the tanks use. AGM 2...
by Derek Attree
Fri Aug 17, 2007 8:19 am
Forum: Panther
Topic: Turret hoops for camo on Panther
Replies: 6
Views: 4040

Hi Lee
I am fine thanks back at work now.
Thanks for the info.
Any news on the transfers?

Derek
by Derek Attree
Thu Aug 16, 2007 3:09 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 222
Topic: The 222 transmitter question
Replies: 4
Views: 2880

Hi Guys Gary at UK tank club uses a 10 push button switch Multiplex system that he gets from pandan models in croydon (mail order only) this is stuck to the side of the transmitter and he uses one button per sound and it seems to work fine. it comes complete with an adapter board and instructions......
by Derek Attree
Tue Aug 14, 2007 8:09 am
Forum: Panther
Topic: Turret hoops for camo on Panther
Replies: 6
Views: 4040

Turret hoops for camo on Panther

Hi Guys
Those that have done this what diameter wire and what radius
are the hoops on the side of the turret to hold camo.
I know there are normaly 5 per side of the turret.

Any ideas

Thanks

Derek
by Derek Attree
Thu Aug 09, 2007 1:43 pm
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: Tiger ready for the big show
Replies: 15
Views: 8549

Hi Patrick
Down Under .....In Ausrailia

Derek
by Derek Attree
Fri Aug 03, 2007 8:22 am
Forum: Panther
Topic: Question for Steve Norris Re - Rear stowage bins.
Replies: 2
Views: 2306

Thanks Steve Enjoy the holiday. Thats a reply above the call of duty. I have started my lids I decided to mill out from solid brass sheet and hollow them on the inside. I have left a wall thickness of 1mm all round. I have put a radius on the corners then I have sand blasted them I think they look g...
by Derek Attree
Tue Jul 31, 2007 11:01 am
Forum: Panther
Topic: Question for Steve Norris Re - Rear stowage bins.
Replies: 2
Views: 2306

Question for Steve Norris Re - Rear stowage bins.

Hi Steve Looking at your Panther on the galary. I noticed your rear stowage bins have opening hatches. It looks like you converted the kit ones. I have machined the hatch away to leave a square hole I have ordered some catches, I am looking for small hinges too. I wondered how you made the lids. Wer...
by Derek Attree
Tue Jul 31, 2007 7:58 am
Forum: US Half Track
Topic: M2 bolts
Replies: 10
Views: 7907

Hi Dale
The machine screws you mention countersunk with a domed head are caled instrument head screws and are available in m3 size.

Hope this helps

Derek