Search found 1722 matches

by simon_manning
Wed Dec 23, 2020 10:02 am
Forum: Centurion
Topic: A 47 years old love
Replies: 205
Views: 66804

Re: A 47 years old love

Looks very good from here Frank, a difficult item to make and fit, regards simon manning.
by simon_manning
Mon Dec 21, 2020 9:52 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Sonderanhanger 115 10 ton trailer.
Replies: 63
Views: 4627

Re: The Sonderanhanger 115 10 ton trailer.

Looking good, coming together nicely, regards simon.
by simon_manning
Sun Dec 20, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 173
Views: 33219

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Hi All, Both sets of wheels are painted, just the centre's to work on, painted the grill to get some idea of scheme and look, plus made a start on the floor, this last building session has been about colour's and where to start, seasons greeting's to all the Armortek builder's, best wishes simon.
by simon_manning
Sat Dec 19, 2020 4:14 pm
Forum: Universal Carrier
Topic: Mk1 carrier
Replies: 7
Views: 742

Re: Mk1 carrier

I love all this U.C. Information coming online, a great model and plenty of choice, super photo's, regards simon manning.
by simon_manning
Fri Dec 18, 2020 5:07 pm
Forum: Jagdpanther
Topic: Jagdpanther no 13
Replies: 28
Views: 3677

Re: Jagdpanther no 13

Nice Extra's and looking good Dave, These were a great model and interesting to build, regards simon.
by simon_manning
Wed Dec 16, 2020 8:50 pm
Forum: Rolls Royce Armoured Car/ Silver Ghost
Topic: Bobs RR silver Ghost Chassis progress
Replies: 2
Views: 634

Re: Bobs RR silver Ghost Chassis progress

Very Nice indeed, not enough of these Rolls Royce projects on here, where are all the Armoured car's,? regards simon manning.
by simon_manning
Tue Dec 15, 2020 9:07 am
Forum: Sdkfz 9 (FAMO)
Topic: Tom's FAMO Build
Replies: 48
Views: 7080

Re: Tom's FAMO Build

Excellent Finish, superb models, season's greeting's, regards simon manning.
by simon_manning
Mon Dec 14, 2020 10:38 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 173
Views: 33219

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Thanks Chris, i do get carried away when it's paint time, on this build you have to do the inside and outside, it's all so visible, regards simon.
by simon_manning
Mon Dec 14, 2020 4:22 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 173
Views: 33219

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

My Paintwork is getting a little predictable, i like the worn look, well used, this vehicle will be dirty, regards simon.
by simon_manning
Mon Dec 14, 2020 8:56 am
Forum: Panzer III/StuG III
Topic: Roy's StuG III (no. 2020/10)
Replies: 155
Views: 9037

Re: Roy's StuG III (no. 2020/10)

Hi Roy, Raise the front a little, the Panzer 111 and stugs do suffer from a little sag over time on the front end, and once packed with all the electrics, difficult to get at the Torsion Bar's to adjust, hold all the Electric's with Velcro so you can remove and service the vehicle, on my Kingtiger's...
by simon_manning
Sun Dec 13, 2020 10:37 pm
Forum: Panzer III/StuG III
Topic: Roy's StuG III (no. 2020/10)
Replies: 155
Views: 9037

Re: Roy's StuG III (no. 2020/10)

Good work going on in this stug section, just a note to you all, always allow some easy access to the internals, magnets and easy to remove decks is a good idea, and don't forget the extra weight on the front end when the motors are fitted, counter act this by setting your suspension slightly higher...
by simon_manning
Sat Dec 12, 2020 11:02 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 173
Views: 33219

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Thanks Chris and Jeff, this kit drags you in, i can see why you liked it jeff when you built your's, as a change i did some painting, starting on the wheels and rear seats, still deciding what overall look to go for, regards simon.
by simon_manning
Fri Dec 11, 2020 8:58 am
Forum: Sherman
Topic: My Sherman - a 14 year project
Replies: 52
Views: 6346

Re: My Sherman - a 14 year project

Season's greeting's to you Bob, you have definitely stayed the course, no need to rush a masterpiece, best regards simon manning.
by simon_manning
Wed Dec 09, 2020 9:54 am
Forum: Universal Carrier
Topic: Armorpax's Armortek UC - No.18
Replies: 114
Views: 9162

Re: Armorpax's Armortek UC

Hi Dave, i will be looking forward to your build, knowing what your capable of on the level of detail and finish, this will be a masterclass of u.c. building, regards simon.
by simon_manning
Tue Dec 08, 2020 5:17 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Sonderanhanger 115 10 ton trailer.
Replies: 63
Views: 4627

Re: The 115 10 ton trailer.

Interesting project, i will keep looking in, regards simon.