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by simon_manning
Sat Jan 30, 2021 10:55 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 176
Views: 34300

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Hi Chang, i am remaking the front floor panel, the kit part is stainless steel and very thick, too difficult to work with if you want to add detail's, like the flush fitting floor lift handle's and inspection hatch, i would of liked to have used the kit part, regards simon
by simon_manning
Sat Jan 30, 2021 7:34 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 176
Views: 34300

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Another instalment on the 7, started on the front driver's floor ,Made the Gear lever's and hand brake lever all from metal to give these delicate part's some strength and durability, The gear knobs look a little oversize at the moment, lot's more to do on this part of the vehicle, all the best, reg...
by simon_manning
Tue Jan 26, 2021 11:03 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Sonderanhanger 115 10 ton trailer.
Replies: 65
Views: 5294

Re: The Sonderanhanger 115 10 ton trailer.

It's nice to see the creativity on here, some people say they are bored at home during lockdown, buy an Armortek kit, enjoy yourself, the more this trailer build goes on, the more interesting it is, keep at it Phil, regards simon.
by simon_manning
Sun Jan 24, 2021 10:09 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 176
Views: 34300

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Many Thanks Mark, Dave and nice to know your looking Derek, This spotlight started life from Michael Matata, i was in two minds to use it or improve it a little, the light bowl is made from a kind of chemical metal which makes it very brittle to work with, i made a metal reflector for inside the bow...
by simon_manning
Fri Jan 22, 2021 9:15 am
Forum: Tiger 1
Topic: RT Late Tiger One
Replies: 45
Views: 3155

Re: RT Late Tiger One

A tricky little job that Robert, looks well done from here, regards simon manning.
by simon_manning
Wed Jan 20, 2021 7:02 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 176
Views: 34300

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

A slight diversion on to the front wheels, to keep away from the main body and have a bit more thinking time on how to over come the next phase of fitting motion packs and front floors, regards simon.
by simon_manning
Sun Jan 17, 2021 5:11 pm
Forum: Bergepanther
Topic: Bergepanther William
Replies: 76
Views: 30693

Re: Bergepanther William

A Masterclass of building on the Bergepanther, an interesting project to follow William, regards simon manning.
by simon_manning
Thu Jan 14, 2021 11:09 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Panzer II ausf F 1/6 self-made(Dragon)
Replies: 9
Views: 1167

Re: Panzer II ausf F 1/6 self-made(Dragon)

superb building, great to see these project's, regards simon manning.
by simon_manning
Wed Jan 13, 2021 5:18 pm
Forum: Universal Carrier
Topic: Two new UC builds
Replies: 26
Views: 2103

Re: Two new UC builds

Nice to see you back on Dennis, regards simon.
by simon_manning
Tue Jan 12, 2021 1:59 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 176
Views: 34300

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Thank's Men for your input, i Have finished fitting the tool's to the center section of seat's and applied some weathering to those hard to reach area's before they are permanently fitted, Painting the model in components make's it easier than doing it afterwards on this vehicle, all for now, regard...
by simon_manning
Mon Jan 11, 2021 6:12 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Sonderanhanger 115 10 ton trailer.
Replies: 65
Views: 5294

Re: The Sonderanhanger 115 10 ton trailer.

Looking very good Phil, an impressive vehicle, it's Taking shape nicely, regards simon.
by simon_manning
Sun Jan 10, 2021 11:07 am
Forum: For Sale and Wanted
Topic: Tiger 1 For sale, Motion Pack Fitted.
Replies: 5
Views: 1662

Re: Tiger 1 For sale, Motion Pack Fitted.

Yes it is Willy, P.m. or Phone me if you would like to discuss further, regards simon manning.
by simon_manning
Tue Jan 05, 2021 6:52 pm
Forum: Sdkfz 7 Half Track
Topic: sdkfz 7 build log.
Replies: 176
Views: 34300

Re: sdkfz 7 build log.

Thank you fellow builder's, The Positive Feedback is appreciated, The Wheels and centre caps are finally fitted on this side, i reshaped the caps and added the grease nipple's to as close i could make them using the kit part's, it's always a balancing act between R.C. and Shelf queen, i will add a b...
by simon_manning
Mon Jan 04, 2021 11:13 pm
Forum: Rolls Royce Armoured Car/ Silver Ghost
Topic: The Time has Arrived... RPR's Rolls-Royce Build(s)!
Replies: 66
Views: 10945

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

I always look forward to these post's, Very informative, and super build quality, Thanks R.P.R. Regards simon manning.
by simon_manning
Wed Dec 30, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: For Sale and Wanted
Topic: Tiger 1 For sale, Motion Pack Fitted.
Replies: 5
Views: 1662

Tiger 1 For sale, Motion Pack Fitted.

For Sale, Tiger 1, Mid Production, 2003 Manufacture, Transmitter, Receiver, Sound, Motion pack, Elevation, Rotation. This Vehicle was built to a good Standard, Test Driven, then stored, No wear to Tracks or Drive gear, all in very good original condition, A great project to add the Finer details you...