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Reply #390 on: November 26, 2020, 02:08:33 PM
Ok, this is damned awesome


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Reply #391 on: November 26, 2020, 02:26:39 PM
Excellent!

I've seen another one where they find a ship load of Sherman's

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Reply #392 on: December 28, 2020, 03:04:02 PM
This should be enough to keep you busy for a day or two (if you can afford the price tag that is)


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Reply #393 on: December 28, 2020, 06:46:48 PM
That thing is nearly as big as the Datsun B210 hatchback I drove back in 1982!

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Reply #394 on: December 29, 2020, 06:18:09 AM
...and almost costs as much  ;D

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Reply #395 on: December 29, 2020, 06:37:50 AM
Back then I paid about $400 so If you don't adjust for inflation, the model actually costs more!

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Reply #396 on: December 29, 2020, 06:52:21 AM

Alba gu' brath

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Reply #397 on: December 29, 2020, 07:25:02 AM
I would love to do a VC Firefly in that scale :-)

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Reply #398 on: December 30, 2020, 06:51:05 AM
I would love to do a VC Firefly in that scale :-)

Was the M4A3 used in any of the Firefly variants? f so, you could probably mod the kit with a few changes to the turret and gun, along with some other odds and ends. A large 3D printer or maybe a vacuforming set up could help with the larger mod pieces.

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Reply #399 on: December 30, 2020, 07:02:16 AM
Yes, that may well have been the case, and I have seen a customized version of the kit to make it a Firefly. There is a vid on youtube somewhere.

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Reply #400 on: March 17, 2021, 12:40:34 PM

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Reply #401 on: March 17, 2021, 12:53:32 PM
OK, that is f'n' cool as hell

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Reply #402 on: March 17, 2021, 02:24:13 PM
here's another vid; I suspect this is not a cheap activity!


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Reply #403 on: March 17, 2021, 08:40:28 PM
That looks like so much fun!



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Reply #404 on: March 18, 2021, 07:50:21 AM
Its £140 for 2 hours, but they do other activities as well as the tanks.

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