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Forum: RC Tanks
11-03-2019, 08:24 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,810
Posted By Ex_Pat_Tanker

Looks like you could use some snow chains :D

Looks like you could use some snow chains :D
Forum: RC Tanks
10-28-2019, 12:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 406
Posted By Ex_Pat_Tanker

I'm going to go out on a limb here and suggest 3D...

I'm going to go out on a limb here and suggest 3D printed top on sawn-off HL Sherman lower..
Forum: RC Tanks
10-28-2019, 11:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 513
Posted By Ex_Pat_Tanker

Awesome!! :cool:

Awesome!! :cool:
Forum: RC Tanks
10-25-2019, 01:52 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,631
Posted By Ex_Pat_Tanker

Well now, sucks to be you now don't it... :p

Well now, sucks to be you now don't it... :p
Forum: RC Tanks
10-25-2019, 08:38 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,810
Posted By Ex_Pat_Tanker

I think the $1000 is a Federal tax limit for home...

I think the $1000 is a Federal tax limit for home hobby related income - we have a similar 1000 gross hobby income exemption in the UK.
Forum: RC Tanks
10-24-2019, 11:30 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,810
Posted By Ex_Pat_Tanker

Autodesk Fusion 360 - available here:...

Autodesk Fusion 360 - available here: https://www.autodesk.com/campaigns/fusion-360-for-hobbyists

One of many Youtube channels dedicated to Fusion360:...
Forum: RC Tanks
10-24-2019, 10:52 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,810
Posted By Ex_Pat_Tanker

The Autocar hood looks simple enough - take a...

The Autocar hood looks simple enough - take a look at how I did the CCKW hood ;)
Forum: RC Tanks
10-24-2019, 10:50 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,810
Posted By Ex_Pat_Tanker

@ Rich Time as you say is the most valuable...

@ Rich
Time as you say is the most valuable commodity. The CAD software we use is available free for hobby users, there are plenty of tutorials out there on Youtube, and its been proven that you...
Forum: RC Tanks
10-24-2019, 10:27 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,810
Posted By Ex_Pat_Tanker

Trust me you don't - I just looked at all of the...

Trust me you don't - I just looked at all of the curves on the AFKX 502 and went 'Nope!'. The IH is very similar to the Autocar however - even more slab like in appearance.
(If you just want a semi...
Forum: RC Tanks
10-24-2019, 09:49 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,810
Posted By Ex_Pat_Tanker

GMC or Autocar?

GMC or Autocar?
Forum: RC Tanks
10-24-2019, 09:24 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,810
Posted By Ex_Pat_Tanker

Tell me about it - I picked up one of these at...

Tell me about it - I picked up one of these at the weekend :rolleyes: IBG Models - 1/35 Scale - 35003 Einheitsdiesel Pritschenwagen (metal cargo body) (http://www.ibgmodels.com/35003.htm)
(Its all...
Forum: RC Tanks
10-24-2019, 09:03 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,810
Posted By Ex_Pat_Tanker

That doesn't look anything like a 155mm howitzer?...

That doesn't look anything like a 155mm howitzer? :confused: :p
Forum: RC Tanks
10-21-2019, 12:22 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,810
Posted By Ex_Pat_Tanker

Interesting... I couldn't possibly afford one for...

Interesting... I couldn't possibly afford one for every truck, but that might be just what the doctor ordered for the M19 project...
Forum: RC Tanks
10-21-2019, 07:30 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,631
Posted By Ex_Pat_Tanker

You'll be fine Gary, Jim's backyard is pretty...

You'll be fine Gary, Jim's backyard is pretty wooded and sheltered from the wind.

(you might want to leave the 50Cal at home tho - that one might scare the neighbours...:p ;) )
Forum: RC Tanks
10-18-2019, 01:26 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,631
Posted By Ex_Pat_Tanker

I'm still in England, so won't be partaking this...

I'm still in England, so won't be partaking this time around - Post some pictures somewhere so that I can see what I'm missing.
Forum: RC Tanks
10-05-2019, 12:36 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,168
Posted By Ex_Pat_Tanker

180 Euro's ain't a bad price, tho I'd want to see...

180 Euro's ain't a bad price, tho I'd want to see some pictures up close before I took the plunge..

(who am I kidding - Shut up and take my money already!! :D :D :D )
Forum: RC Tanks
09-21-2019, 11:19 AM
Replies: 926
Views: 75,914
Posted By Ex_Pat_Tanker

I've been buying up the axles from those guys for...

I've been buying up the axles from those guys for a while - the WPL ones are ok for smaller trucks, but if you want a bit more grunt or a bigger truck/smaller ratio between length and wheel base,...
Forum: RC Tanks
09-18-2019, 01:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 367
Posted By Ex_Pat_Tanker

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/640x480/hpim3953_de59919e39a2314d9a3b20bd003c1f6b146063d8.jpg
I relocated my motor further forwards once I had gotten it all put together...
Forum: RC Tanks
09-18-2019, 11:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 367
Posted By Ex_Pat_Tanker

What are you using for drive shafts? I use a...

What are you using for drive shafts? I use a couple of universal joints and a bit of brass rod for the drive to hte rear axle on my 353's - you loose the play along the length of the shaft, but the...
Forum: RC Tanks
09-10-2019, 08:54 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,947
Posted By Ex_Pat_Tanker

Yeah its on my all too lengthy to-do list, I...

Yeah its on my all too lengthy to-do list, I suspect you might get yours done first at the rate I keep getting distracted :D ...

One of the things I really do like about Fusion 360 is its ability...
Forum: RC Tanks
09-10-2019, 08:49 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 3,810
Posted By Ex_Pat_Tanker

Looks like you could use a little longer arm on...

Looks like you could use a little longer arm on the steering servo?
Can't wait to see this up at Tankland :cool:
Forum: RC Tanks
09-09-2019, 09:04 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,947
Posted By Ex_Pat_Tanker

Well I guess the gauntlet has been thrown down...

Well I guess the gauntlet has been thrown down huh :cool:
Forum: RC Tanks
09-08-2019, 11:10 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,947
Posted By Ex_Pat_Tanker

I'm using Volker Ruff's book as a reference:...

I'm using Volker Ruff's book as a reference:...
Forum: RC Tanks
09-08-2019, 10:39 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,947
Posted By Ex_Pat_Tanker

Talking https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/693x559/crane_1_422f9891c2ae385eccb5d81b017d0d0d0abadb93.jpg
Way ahead of you there buddy ;)
Forum: RC Tanks
09-08-2019, 04:08 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,947
Posted By Ex_Pat_Tanker

I didn't know that we were supposed to be guessing

I didn't know that we were supposed to be guessing
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