Sherman M4A3E8 76(w) HVSS Prototype

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Re: Sherman M4A3E8 76(w) HVSS Prototype

Post by Jerry Carducci » Sun Feb 14, 2021 2:54 pm

Fantastic!
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Re: Sherman M4A3E8 76(w) HVSS Prototype

Post by Christoffer Ahlfors » Sun Feb 14, 2021 8:48 pm

Watching a CNC machine creating parts has a high level of excitement! :D
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Re: Sherman M4A3E8 76(w) HVSS Prototype

Post by Armortek » Mon Feb 15, 2021 11:23 pm

Casting of the armour protecting the filler cap
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Re: Sherman M4A3E8 76(w) HVSS Prototype

Post by Armortek » Mon Feb 15, 2021 11:27 pm

Rear deck tooling.
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Re: Sherman M4A3E8 76(w) HVSS Prototype

Post by Derek Attree » Tue Feb 16, 2021 3:20 pm

Hi Kian

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Re: Sherman M4A3E8 76(w) HVSS Prototype

Post by William Vallejo » Wed Feb 17, 2021 7:52 pm

Great pics! Keep em’ coming! It’s the next best thing to finally taking delivery!

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Re: Sherman M4A3E8 76(w) HVSS Prototype

Post by Armortek » Thu Feb 18, 2021 9:57 pm

A few more pictures. Very happy with how the exhaust vents have come out.



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Re: Sherman M4A3E8 76(w) HVSS Prototype

Post by Armortek » Sat Feb 20, 2021 6:15 pm

Bit of progress with the front deck, bullet rails and front vent
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Re: Sherman M4A3E8 76(w) HVSS Prototype

Post by Armortek » Tue Feb 23, 2021 10:20 pm

The prototype VOLUTE SPRINGS for the Horizontal Volute Spring Suspension (HVSS) have finally arrived.
Few minor changes needed, but otherwise looking good and working well.
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Re: Sherman M4A3E8 76(w) HVSS Prototype

Post by William Vallejo » Tue Feb 23, 2021 11:13 pm

The pinnacle of the combined metal and mechanical arts is depicted here. More please.

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