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by Jeffrey Goff
Thu Apr 30, 2020 2:13 pm
Forum: 25 Pounder & 25 Pdr Ammunition Limber
Topic: Jeffs 25 pounder
Replies: 123
Views: 30049

Re: Jeffs 25 pounder

25 pounder identification plaques, etched in brass, see craftsman’s market for details
Regards Jeff
by Jeffrey Goff
Thu Apr 30, 2020 1:38 pm
Forum: Craftsman's Market
Topic: 25 pounder identification plaques
Replies: 16
Views: 1547

25 pounder identification plaques

brass plaques for the 25 pounder, the SADDLE and CRADLE plaques are 10mm x 5mm, the one with IMPORTANT is 14mm x 8mm, and the CARR 25Pr plaque is 15mm x 8mm, the brass is .85mm thick, the pictures show what they look like being plain or with a darkened background, to etch something this small is rem...
by Jeffrey Goff
Mon Apr 06, 2020 1:47 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 151
Views: 29471

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Looking good Simon, another great build to keep us interested in
Regards Jeff
by Jeffrey Goff
Wed Apr 01, 2020 5:03 pm
Forum: Rolls Royce Armoured Car/ Silver Ghost
Topic: The Time has Arrived... RPR's Rolls-Royce Build(s)!
Replies: 66
Views: 10062

Re: The Time has Arrived... RPR's Rolls-Royce Build(s)!

Hi Robert, I can not take credit for the scrimshaw, I had the original powder horn by James Dixon, and an old friend who is no longer with us, scrimed it to the 95th Rifles
Regards Jeff
by Jeffrey Goff
Wed Apr 01, 2020 4:37 pm
Forum: Rolls Royce Armoured Car/ Silver Ghost
Topic: The Time has Arrived... RPR's Rolls-Royce Build(s)!
Replies: 66
Views: 10062

Re: The Time has Arrived... RPR's Rolls-Royce Build(s)!

great work Robert, it must be awesome to have worked on full size chassis, and not hunt for the allusive photo when trying to fabricate a piece, keep the pictures coming. it seems we modellers share similar interests, my powder horn http://pic80.picturetrail.com/VOL814/8865292/22916331/414406594.jpg...
by Jeffrey Goff
Sat Mar 28, 2020 7:53 am
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Paint stripper
Replies: 6
Views: 879

Re: Paint stripper

Hi Mark, I had a problem removing paint from 1940s motorbikes, using modern traditional paint strippers, they have been made more user friendly but less effective, someone recommended Starchem paint stripper you can find this on that well known auction site, not user friendly and has health warnings...
by Jeffrey Goff
Sun Mar 22, 2020 10:02 pm
Forum: Rolls Royce Armoured Car/ Silver Ghost
Topic: The Time has Arrived... RPR's Rolls-Royce Build(s)!
Replies: 66
Views: 10062

Re: The Time has Arrived... RPR's Rolls-Royce Build(s)!

Great work on the Rolls, brings back fond memories, watching with interest
Regards Jeff
by Jeffrey Goff
Sun Mar 15, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 151
Views: 29471

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Hi Simon, that front end is looking good, love the moulding on the mudguards
Regards Jeff
by Jeffrey Goff
Sat Mar 14, 2020 4:35 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Lancaster bomber
Replies: 5
Views: 1246

Lancaster bomber

Found this 1/12 scale Lancaster last summer, it had been flown, but not crashed, all of the ic engines had been stripped out and cowls cut, the landing gear gone, wing servos had the wiring cut off, and perspex turrets damaged, but the original paintwork although scuffed looked good, its markings we...
by Jeffrey Goff
Mon Feb 17, 2020 7:34 am
Forum: Rolls Royce Armoured Car/ Silver Ghost
Topic: The Time has Arrived... RPR's Rolls-Royce Build(s)!
Replies: 66
Views: 10062

Re: The Time has Arrived... RPR's Rolls-Royce Build(s)!

Superb work Robert, watching with interest
Regards Jeff
by Jeffrey Goff
Sun Jan 19, 2020 6:23 am
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 151
Views: 29471

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Superb craftsmanship on the stowage rack, watching with interest
Regards Jeff
by Jeffrey Goff
Wed Dec 11, 2019 11:21 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: German type 21 Uboat
Replies: 4
Views: 1269

Re: German type 21 Uboat

Hi John, yes it is the Robbe with dynamic diving, all systems working, I added working torpedo tube doors and lighting, but like all of my models they have to be functional although I never use them, just for show
Regards Jeff
by Jeffrey Goff
Tue Dec 10, 2019 11:48 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: German type 21 Uboat
Replies: 4
Views: 1269

German type 21 Uboat

during the summer while rummaging through antique shops in the Derby Dales I bought an intriguing brass plaque with details on U3008 a type 21 Uboat so I modelled a boat to go with the plaque http://pic80.picturetrail.com/VOL814/8865292/22916331/414350082.jpg http://pic80.picturetrail.com/VOL814/886...
by Jeffrey Goff
Tue Dec 03, 2019 8:47 am
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: In memory of Gill Watkins
Replies: 87
Views: 7710

Re: In memory of Gill Watkins

So sad to hear this, Gill always greeted Simone and I as part of the Armortek family, we will miss her
condolences to Mark and family
Jeff & Simone
by Jeffrey Goff
Mon Nov 25, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: 25 Pounder & 25 Pdr Ammunition Limber
Topic: Jeffs 25 pounder
Replies: 123
Views: 30049

Re: Jeffs 25 pounder

Hi Robert the box contains the lamps and cables to illuminate the range indicator, sight clinometer and dial sight to facilitate laying by night
Regards Jeff