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  • Tanque's Avatar
    Yesterday, 07:15 PM
    Tanque started a thread I missed this..... in RC Tanks
    When did this hit the scene?? http://www.hayaltd.co.uk/BigBoyz_Radio_Remote_Controlled_RC_Tank_M3_Grant_M3_Lee_116/p191100_15519508.aspx jerry
    3 replies | 196 view(s)
  • ausf's Avatar
    08-26-2016, 08:00 PM
    ausf replied to a thread IBU3 expansion boards in RC Tanks
    This would be my first choice for anyone;'s board. As it is now, I have to edit and configure the file, then email it to my son's gaming PC and...
    4 replies | 223 view(s)
  • ausf's Avatar
    08-26-2016, 07:27 AM
    ausf replied to a thread Jp 4 in RC Tanks
    I hear ya. It's a lose-lose situation because even if you win the battle, they'll be skepticism involved. My T1 is retired from battle since I...
    122 replies | 3675 view(s)
  • Tanque's Avatar
    08-25-2016, 11:17 AM
    Tanque replied to a thread Asiatam full metal Elefant in RC Tanks
    I'll be working on my Asiatam Elefant shortly also with an IBU so your thread is of interest. My is a very early kit so I suspect it will have quite...
    27 replies | 1396 view(s)
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    08-25-2016, 11:05 AM
    ausf replied to a thread Jp 4 in RC Tanks
    The low profile is an advantage. Couldn't you use styrene stock to extend the hinges and create sockets for them? Slide the hatch in and out of...
    122 replies | 3675 view(s)
  • ausf's Avatar
    08-25-2016, 05:52 AM
    It isn't in the slightest. There weren't even three thousand Tigers built, so it doesn't work on any level. There aren't any on a Tiger and rarely...
    7 replies | 387 view(s)
  • Tanque's Avatar
    08-24-2016, 09:12 PM
    Tanque started a thread Japanese Type 3 Chi-Nu in RC Tanks
    Has anyone here made a 1/16 Japanese Type 3 Chi-Nu? Jerry
    7 replies | 354 view(s)
  • Tanque's Avatar
    08-24-2016, 08:03 PM
    Tanque started a thread IBU3 expansion boards in RC Tanks
    Ivano gave me a sneak peek into the first expansion board in the works for the IBU3: get ready for it... a gyro stabilizer for turret and maingun...
    4 replies | 223 view(s)
  • Tanque's Avatar
    08-23-2016, 10:09 AM
    I can appreciate the later technologies but I've not embraced them...yet. I had a Bridgeport, an older one with 42" table but sold it 2 years ago...
    17 replies | 948 view(s)
  • Tanque's Avatar
    08-23-2016, 09:09 AM
    I can post a photo of the drilling fixture however I've not really started the drilling in earnest yet as I'm not yet near the point when I need the...
    17 replies | 948 view(s)
  • Tanque's Avatar
    08-22-2016, 05:55 PM
    All the tank parts( or 95% of them) I cast are in aluminum. The aluminum track castings I have I did not cast; these were made for Thomas Wittgrebe...
    17 replies | 948 view(s)
  • Tanque's Avatar
    08-22-2016, 12:50 AM
    Had the chance to cast some parts I need for these project tanks. Saukopf mantlet a few swing arms a few return roller standoffs
    17 replies | 948 view(s)
  • Tanque's Avatar
    08-21-2016, 10:55 PM
    I purchased Jukenberg's built version and as it ended up pretty busted up by the time it got here I had to 'reassemble' it and to RC that will be a...
    6 replies | 316 view(s)
  • Tanque's Avatar
    08-21-2016, 01:27 PM
    Tanque replied to a thread Curious supplier in RC Tanks
    Yeah they have some non- tank related stuff that is way too good to be true. price-wise. experience has shown that too good to be true prices are...
    8 replies | 414 view(s)
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    08-21-2016, 01:24 AM
    Tanque replied to a thread Curious supplier in RC Tanks
    Agree with all you guys said... plus. They only want to be paid by Western Union or direct Bank transfer/ wire. All their social media references,...
    8 replies | 414 view(s)
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    08-20-2016, 10:30 PM
    Tanque started a thread Curious supplier in RC Tanks
    Anyone have the skinny on these folks? They have items at far too_good_to_be_true levels and usually these sorts of things aren't true... ...
    8 replies | 414 view(s)
  • ausf's Avatar
    08-20-2016, 10:55 AM
    ausf replied to a thread King Tiger Smoking Gun in RC Tanks
    Smoke shouldn't block IR signals. If you need proof, take a IR sensor and stick it in a PVC plumbing pipe. You find it'll take hits from a 100 feet...
    10 replies | 472 view(s)
  • ausf's Avatar
    08-19-2016, 08:42 AM
    ausf replied to a thread Basic set of paints in RC Tanks
    The question is too broad. Some more detail would help you get what your looking for. Are you primarily interested in WWII armor? Allied?...
    8 replies | 208 view(s)
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    08-18-2016, 10:50 AM
    I didn't and it's been there for a while. I used Aves Apoxie Sculpt (use it for everything) and that stuff goes nowhere once set. I apply it thin...
    19 replies | 1610 view(s)
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    08-18-2016, 09:43 AM
    ausf replied to a thread Some good deals in RC Tanks
    That sucks, hope everything works out for you.
    7 replies | 372 view(s)
  • rivetcounter's Avatar
    08-15-2016, 05:43 PM
    Selkirk, it’s too late at night here in tea swizzler land and I still maintain Matomart will know the answer. “intellectual bully” LOL I will have to...
    17 replies | 572 view(s)
  • rivetcounter's Avatar
    08-15-2016, 02:43 PM
    My response was to the point and factual after all no member has come on saying “we are or are not about to take stock of whatever” sigh, unless of...
    17 replies | 572 view(s)
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    08-15-2016, 06:45 AM
    ausf replied to a thread Jp 4 in RC Tanks
    I'm not sure if the IVs directions called for the gap, but what your photos show is exactly where I placed mine, then filled that gap with putty for...
    122 replies | 3675 view(s)
  • ausf's Avatar
    08-14-2016, 03:18 PM
    ausf replied to a thread Tiger tracks. in RC Tanks
    Yeah it's directed towards you. Just buy the Tammy, don't go lookin' for reasons to add to it until you build it. You can get and install metal...
    5 replies | 196 view(s)
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    08-14-2016, 03:09 PM
    ausf replied to a thread Sorry off topic in RC Tanks
    Okay, the speed record jet was neat, but those two 1/4 scale Komets are amazing.
    7 replies | 253 view(s)
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    08-14-2016, 07:51 AM
    ausf started a thread Tiger tracks. in RC Tanks
    Gary. Original Tiger I tracks (now 14 years old). Not even painted. Video was to show the plow, but you can get an idea of nylon track sag...
    5 replies | 196 view(s)
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    08-14-2016, 07:39 AM
    ausf replied to a thread Sorry off topic in RC Tanks
    From the people who brought you the Komet. :cool: That is seriously impressive on so many levels, but the coolness of the operator takes the cake....
    7 replies | 253 view(s)
  • rivetcounter's Avatar
    08-14-2016, 03:55 AM
    I would have thought this was a question best asked of Matomart I doubt forum members will know more than the suppliers.
    17 replies | 572 view(s)
  • Tanque's Avatar
    08-14-2016, 01:45 AM
    Tanque replied to a thread Sorry off topic in RC Tanks
    These prompted me to just look for 'fastest' - period. And I found this https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YVNIWuLs_7E 462 mph. I don't see how...
    7 replies | 253 view(s)
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    08-14-2016, 01:37 AM
    Tanque replied to a thread Sorry off topic in RC Tanks
    Same fellow; from they wrote this one is even faster. I have to say - difficult to see.. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wi20xMXETxk Jerry
    7 replies | 253 view(s)
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