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by Armourfast-Colin
Sun Nov 18, 2018 3:09 pm
Forum: Existing Kits
Topic: A couple of photos
Replies: 8
Views: 6885

Re: A couple of photos

Hi, Yes, plenty of scenery - trees, buildings, walls, hills, etc. For buildings, we used some old "Hovel's" resin buildings for when they've taken a few artillery or bomb hits , but start with Armourfast ones. So first major hit, roof comes off, second major hit, building gets replaced with Hovel's ...
by Armourfast-Colin
Mon Nov 12, 2018 12:29 pm
Forum: Existing Kits
Topic: A couple of photos
Replies: 8
Views: 6885

Re: A couple of photos

Actually, I've a Stug Battalion (1:1 scale :D ) as well as some Pz IVs & IIIs all undercoated on the bench at the moment for when I can spend some time doing the camo, basing, etc, also got Achilles, T34s & SUs all still in kit form #TooMuchToDo :lol: But next time I'm down at our wargaming building...
by Armourfast-Colin
Thu Nov 08, 2018 2:45 pm
Forum: Existing Kits
Topic: A couple of photos
Replies: 8
Views: 6885

Re: A couple of photos

Apologies for how long it took to approve these - been working away
by Armourfast-Colin
Fri Oct 26, 2018 2:33 pm
Forum: Existing Kits
Topic: A couple of photos
Replies: 8
Views: 6885

Re: A couple of photos

Nice - whilst I appreciate kits that look immaculate, I also like to see ones that look as though they've been "around the block" a few times & yours certainly does that, 'though only the PzIII photo appears to have come through
Cheers
Colin
by Armourfast-Colin
Mon Oct 22, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Rules Systems
Replies: 6
Views: 5485

Re: Rules Systems

Hi,
Not aware of any updates - we just add the new tanks ourselves :lol:
by Armourfast-Colin
Tue Oct 16, 2018 12:29 pm
Forum: Off topic
Topic: Rules Systems
Replies: 6
Views: 5485

Re: Rules Systems

Welcome back!
We use the "Tanks" rules for some of our participation games at shows. Easy to explain & play - and give similar outcomes to more complex sets!! :lol:
by Armourfast-Colin
Wed Sep 12, 2018 3:12 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi
Replies: 1
Views: 4527

Re: Hi

Welcome aboard, Nick
by Armourfast-Colin
Wed Sep 12, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: Tips and tricks
Topic: Aerials
Replies: 16
Views: 14975

Re: Aerials

Hi Cap, 2 inches (or 5cm in "modern") Source for this is http://www.pyetelecomhistory.org/prodhist/prodinfo/pthc-ws19.pdf Main wireless type in tanks was (I believe) the WS19 set... the above article says: A separate aerial tuning unit was used to match the transmitter output to the 12-foot aerial r...
by Armourfast-Colin
Mon Aug 20, 2018 7:26 pm
Forum: Forthcoming kits
Topic: Accuracy vs Variety
Replies: 6
Views: 6120

Re: Accuracy vs Variety

Hi Guys, Thanks for this... Yes, I guess I should have let the poll last longer :-) To be honest, your responses are what I expected given that we already accept some compromises on accuracy in that, for example, the inner wheels on Panzer III & IVs are missing... but it doesn't stop us buying (& pl...
by Armourfast-Colin
Wed Aug 08, 2018 1:34 pm
Forum: Forthcoming kits
Topic: Accuracy vs Variety
Replies: 6
Views: 6120

Accuracy vs Variety

A quick poll for you... There are some variants that could be pulled together by the team (for example where a modified Panzer IV chassis is used as a base vehicle for something else), however, sometimes, the "real" version had, in addition to internal changes (e.g. moving where the engine or radio ...