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by Bob_Mackenzie
Thu May 24, 2018 6:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Stripping
Replies: 10
Views: 127

Re: Stipping

Thanks Gents

Iso-wotsit Alcohol ordered :)

Cheers

Bob
by Bob_Mackenzie
Wed May 23, 2018 6:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Stripping
Replies: 10
Views: 127

Stripping

Hi Gents

What's the best product for stripping (many layers of) enamel from metal models?
  • Available in the UK
    Cheap!
    Minimal scrubbing
    Preferably not too smelly
Thanks

Bob
by Bob_Mackenzie
Wed May 23, 2018 6:41 am
Forum: Figures & Vehicles
Topic: M39s
Replies: 4
Views: 93

Re: M59s

Very nice - but they are M39's :)
by Bob_Mackenzie
Tue May 22, 2018 5:57 pm
Forum: Who does, what is, where is.......?
Topic: 20mm M10 Wolverine and M8 Greyhound questions
Replies: 19
Views: 390

Re: 20mm M10 Wolverine and M8 Greyhound questions

The SHQ models is very nice and IIRC comes in multiple versions

Its 1/76th rather than 72nd if that bothers you?
by Bob_Mackenzie
Thu May 17, 2018 11:05 am
Forum: Figures & Vehicles
Topic: French R35/39 Tanks
Replies: 14
Views: 232

Re: French H35/39's

Looking good - I think you have captured the cammo's "Frenchness"
by Bob_Mackenzie
Wed May 16, 2018 6:22 am
Forum: Figures & Vehicles
Topic: PSC A9 CS
Replies: 6
Views: 177

Re: PSC A9 CS

Darker is better IMO. The contrast will help the model stand out at a distance on the games table
by Bob_Mackenzie
Sun May 13, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: 2018 Year Build
Topic: Arab Israeli 1967 (updated 13/5/18)
Replies: 5
Views: 407

Re: Arab Israeli 1967

More stuff Israeli Centurians, halftracks and AMX-13's. Jordanian M113 Click for a bigger pic https://s19.postimg.cc/u83b0cmbj/Israelis_2.jpg https://s19.postimg.cc/adh9e6wtb/Israelis_3.jpg https://s19.postimg.cc/iizbcdnn3/Israelis_4.jpg https://s19.postimg.cc/adh9e8mjj/Israelis_5.jpg https://s19.po...
by Bob_Mackenzie
Thu May 10, 2018 8:09 pm
Forum: 2018 Year Build
Topic: Group Build - Belgians
Replies: 16
Views: 570

Re: Group Build - Belgians

Hi James

I have the Retrokit T.13 and as I recall it goes together really easily! Though possible not as easily as a two piece 3D print

Cheers

Bob
by Bob_Mackenzie
Mon May 07, 2018 5:54 pm
Forum: Sights and Sites
Topic: Saumur 2
Replies: 4
Views: 178

Re: Saumur 2

If you are a tank nerd its worth a five out of 5 rating. It's got stuff nowhere else has and plenty of it. I thought it was fantastic.

If you are a general military historian then I can see it would not be that diverting

Cheers

Bob
by Bob_Mackenzie
Mon May 07, 2018 5:39 pm
Forum: Rules Discussion
Topic: What a tanker! anyone?
Replies: 30
Views: 1556

Re: What a tanker! anyone?

The turning rule is very unclear. Upon reading we decided that a turn occurred throughout the forward move, in effect the tank's move path described a curve. What this meant that in tight terrain the tank probably could not use the curve and had to pivot instead. I think it would be a great deal cle...