|Dan Reed||09/04/2010 02:31:45|
1705 forum posts
A useful site: http://tiger1.info/
1236 forum posts
Hi Bill,is this your interpretation of 'Big Cat Diary'?Looking forward to this Tigerfest.
|Adam Kuller||09/04/2010 04:20:04|
8017 forum posts
I'm in--sounds like there's plenty to be learnt here. May come in handy...I plan to build one(ONE!) of these.
Edited By Adam Kuller on 09/04/2010 04:20:25
|Tony Dill 2||09/04/2010 07:33:35|
5622 forum posts
Good to see this here. I'm in for the long haul.....
|John Farnham||09/04/2010 08:53:12|
186 forum posts
Pte Farnham volunteering for blog viewing duty.
|Neil doman||09/04/2010 18:33:45|
2866 forum posts
I've built a few of these kits myself and the dragon/CH offerings are the best tiger kits on the market i'd also go as far to say that the early dragon and CH kits were some of the best 1/35 kits ever made.I will be looking forward to seeing the Fehrmann kit blogged will you be using the cyber hobby kit
|Moggeller, PhD||09/04/2010 18:39:46|
10370 forum posts
Hi John; I suspect there may be some overlap, but they will be piece by piece. I am aiming to complete by the end of 2010; after all Tigers don't have Schurzen...do they? He he...I'll try not to hit any Tigers on their bottoms during the blog.
Dan; I have the Aber Pz III turret bin, but might use that for a Panzer III. With the mirror tracks I was thinking of doing a turretless 6252; waddaya think? Your lucky day; I have 2x6252 to build - the latter will be beefed up somewhat (Andy; I hope your offer of those hull sides still stands ). thanks for the link Dan - I suspect I will be using it a lot for reference. BTW the other book that I am using is Achtung Panzer (?5)- the Japanese Tiger reference book. Utterly ace! Dan; if you are keen I might have a go at soldering the Pz III turret bin if it is compatible with the mirror tracks and Abt 502 in Autumn 1942. ?
|Moggeller, PhD||09/04/2010 18:49:06|
10370 forum posts
Hi Dave; yup - big Cat Diary to be sure. Hang on to yer hat there, Cowboy - it'll be a crack!
Hi AK; nice to have you on board. I like that huge smiley thing.
Tony; great. Like I said; any advice would be appreciated along the way.
Pvt Farnham; stand at ease there, son. We've a long ways to go yet.
Hello Neil! Yes; I have TWO duplicates on this thread - the 6252 (initial and late junk-hybrid) and CH Fehrmann; to be built as Fehrmann with Voyager 127 PE set or Lion Roar PE set for 'early' and CH Fehrmann to be backdated to 'Classic Early' with (wait for it):
* Karaya Early tracks
* Voyager 127 PE set
* Voyager PE turret bin
* RB Models barrel
* Aber antenna
* Aber MG34's; radio-op & co-axial
* Either (*GASP*) Dragon early style wheels or Model Kasten Early Tiger 1 wheel set
* Dragon early sprocket wheels (woo!)
* (*DOUBLE GASP*) Voyager resin Feifel & plumbing (double woo!)
* Griffon S-mine launchers
(This one is going to be the zenith of the blog IMHO).
Edited By Bill Hazard on 09/04/2010 18:51:21
|Tim White 1||09/04/2010 19:32:34|
15142 forum posts
Sorry, strayed in as a newbie from wingystuff to TARGETS. Adding this as I like Tigers. How many at once??!! Seems to be serious business with the add ons.
Will, with your permission, keep an eye. Always looking to learn. Plus, do actually have a Tiger lurking in the stash between Phantoms!
Thanks for sharing.
|Moggeller, PhD||09/04/2010 20:34:25|
10370 forum posts
Nice to have you around Tim; which one have you got in your stash?
(Armour, not planes, Dude!)
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