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by simon_manning
Sun Apr 11, 2021 9:41 am
Forum: Bergepanther
Topic: Bergepanther William
Replies: 76
Views: 30662

Re: Bergepanther William

Excellent William, regards simon manning.
by simon_manning
Thu Apr 01, 2021 8:48 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 176
Views: 34294

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Thank's Frank for the praise, This Part of the build has been slow, Trying to match and fit the Matata rear Body section to the Armortek chassis and panels, i reinforced the rear body section with metal and extra strengthening so i could drill and tap to fit the stowage baskets on the deck, i also m...
by simon_manning
Thu Mar 11, 2021 7:55 pm
Forum: Panzer III/StuG III
Topic: Mick's StuG 111
Replies: 75
Views: 4902

Re: Mick's StuG 111

Nice work going on there Mick, as always, regards simon manning.
by simon_manning
Sun Mar 07, 2021 1:08 pm
Forum: For Sale and Wanted
Topic: Tiger 1 For sale, Motion Pack Fitted.
Replies: 5
Views: 1660

Re: Tiger 1 For sale, Motion Pack Fitted.

Just to bump this sale on, price change, superb value for the next owner, regards simon.
by simon_manning
Fri Mar 05, 2021 6:14 pm
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: Tiger Ausf E “F01” Gruppe Fehrmann
Replies: 76
Views: 10594

Re: Tiger Ausf E “F01” Gruppe Fehrmann

Lovely work Alistair, save your money and buy a 1 litre tin of cellulose car primer, the thick variety, leave the lid off and it thickens a bit more, excellent for texture coating these sized vehicles and a fraction of the cost of Mr Surfacer and it is the same stuff just re bottled, superb build, r...
by simon_manning
Fri Mar 05, 2021 5:55 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: show your Warrooms and workshop 1/6
Replies: 42
Views: 2582

Re: show your Warrooms and workshop 1/6

I like this thread, The workshops are very interesting and some nice vehicles, regards simon manning.
by simon_manning
Tue Mar 02, 2021 6:22 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 176
Views: 34294

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Thanks Heiko, this is just a fitting trial, none of the model is assembled, i have worked out how the electrics go in, the new Armortek motion pack is much smaller and will all fit in the front and under the drivers seat, i cant wait until you start your sdkfz 7, it will be a superb build log to fol...
by simon_manning
Mon Mar 01, 2021 5:09 pm
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: RT Late Tiger One
Replies: 45
Views: 3088

Re: RT Late Tiger One

Always good to follow a Tiger build, Keep going, regards simon manning.
by simon_manning
Sun Feb 28, 2021 10:31 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 176
Views: 34294

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Thanks Jeff and Phil for the encouragement, i am now at the crucial part of working out how to fit the rear body to the side panel's, making some measurements and marking out, adding some fixing's so as to be able to remove if trouble strikes, access electric's, winch etc. all for now, regards simon
by simon_manning
Mon Feb 22, 2021 6:39 pm
Forum: Elefant
Topic: Martin's Elefant
Replies: 95
Views: 22839

Re: Martin's Elefant

This deserves another post Martin, otherwise what's a Forum for, get the weathering right and the tank will look outstanding, i like that camo pattern and the detail, no pressure, excellent, regards simon.
by simon_manning
Sun Feb 21, 2021 9:42 pm
Forum: Jagdtiger
Topic: JT in Germany
Replies: 118
Views: 16603

Re: JT in Germany

Great camo peter, on first glance sat on a table seems to stand out but outside in the leaves, very effective, break's the shape up, regards simon.
by simon_manning
Sun Feb 21, 2021 6:37 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 176
Views: 34294

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

I have never thought about the steering wheel, a very visual part of the vehicle, i enhanced the wheel with a covering of silver foil and made the centre boss on the Lathe, most part's for the front of the 7 are now made, all for now on my sunday input, regards simon.
by simon_manning
Sat Feb 20, 2021 5:40 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 222
Topic: 222 rebuild
Replies: 20
Views: 5709

Re: 222 rebuild

sort of missed this build steve, she turned out nice, good color scheme, looks Authentic, regards simon.
by simon_manning
Sat Feb 20, 2021 12:01 am
Forum: Elefant
Topic: Martin's Elefant
Replies: 95
Views: 22839

Re: Martin's Elefant

Lovely build Martin, attention to detail, great model, regards simon.
by simon_manning
Fri Feb 19, 2021 4:59 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 176
Views: 34294

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

During this week this is the part iv'e been working on, steering wheel column boss, as near as i could get using photo's, regards simon.