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by simon_manning
Thu Feb 18, 2021 5:07 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Historical documents
Replies: 12
Views: 411

Re: Historical documents

Nothing wrong with a little Nostalgia, all good kit's and great to build, 20 year's just flown by, and where are all these vehicle's ? regards simon.
by simon_manning
Wed Feb 17, 2021 10:34 pm
Forum: King Tiger
Topic: Brent’s 2019 King Tiger
Replies: 3
Views: 570

Re: Brent’s 2019 King Tiger

A lot of good work already achieved, These are a big project, looking good Brent, regards simon manning.
by simon_manning
Tue Feb 16, 2021 4:32 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 176
Views: 34294

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Here's the last of the floor post's, some minor finishing to do when installed, a bit of Artistic license on the Handbrake cog, Field Mod!, now on to the steering wheel and Dash bulkhead, regards simon.
by simon_manning
Sun Feb 14, 2021 10:21 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 176
Views: 34294

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

As it rained all day here i did a bit more, there's always lot's of little finishing job's i notice when i take a photo, regards simon.
by simon_manning
Sun Feb 14, 2021 3:32 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 176
Views: 34294

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Thanks Chang and Robert, Pleased you like it, just a small addition to the Front area, the Fuel tap, i think, sits under the Petrol Tank, regards simon.
by simon_manning
Thu Feb 11, 2021 10:41 pm
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: John's Late Tiger 1
Replies: 442
Views: 108647

Re: John's Late Tiger 1

They look good John, regards simon.
by simon_manning
Thu Feb 11, 2021 10:16 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 176
Views: 34294

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

The Front Floor is nearly complete, a few fitting adjustments and some paintwork to finish, This checker plate design is not correct for the period but trying to find the right pattern was impossible and i only wanted to use Metal, also making this section so it could be removed for any repairs, all...
by simon_manning
Wed Feb 10, 2021 6:49 pm
Forum: For Sale and Wanted
Topic: Armortek Factory Seconds
Replies: 13
Views: 5469

Re: Armortek Factory Seconds

Hi Mike, contact me through the P.M. I might have what your looking for, regards simon.
by simon_manning
Tue Feb 09, 2021 6:12 pm
Forum: Sherman
Topic: Sherman M4A3E8 76(w) HVSS Prototype
Replies: 40
Views: 4064

Re: Sherman M4A3E8 76(w) HVSS Prototype

The effort that goes into making these kit's still amazes me, after year's of owning several vehicles it's an eye opener, keep at it regards simon manning.
by simon_manning
Sun Feb 07, 2021 11:46 pm
Forum: Universal Carrier
Topic: Armorpax's Armortek UC - No.18
Replies: 131
Views: 11427

Re: Armorpax's Armortek UC - No.18

Looks good Dave, coming on nicely, regards simon.
by simon_manning
Sun Feb 07, 2021 10:49 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 176
Views: 34294

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Thanks Phil, i will be looking when your 7 arrives, Not that much progress of late, still working on the front floor, i knew this section would take a time to complete, there's at least twenty components on this part, i could not get the correct floor pattern profile so made do with this metal check...
by simon_manning
Sat Feb 06, 2021 9:06 pm
Forum: Armortek Owners
Topic: Working bin catches in brass
Replies: 6
Views: 441

Re: Working bin catches in brass

Hi Derek, steve winstone, try him, regards simon.
by simon_manning
Sat Feb 06, 2021 10:16 am
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: John's Late Tiger 1
Replies: 442
Views: 108647

Re: John's Late Tiger 1

The Tiger comes alive again John, a nice bit of work going on there, regards simon manning.
by simon_manning
Tue Feb 02, 2021 5:53 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 9 (FAMO)
Topic: No. 37
Replies: 100
Views: 10834

Re: Brian's Famo

some nice Famo building here Brian, a big project, and a big vehicle when finished, regards simon manning.
by simon_manning
Sat Jan 30, 2021 11:34 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 176
Views: 34294

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Yes Phil the Trailer is a superb addition to anyone's collection, i can't part with my 7, i had to build one sometime being my Favorite Armortek vehicle, closely followed by the rest, A work of Art you have there Phil, regards simon.