Home > Discussion Groups > Modern

Message posting guidelines:
1.

Full real names must be used at all times.

2.
A valid e-mail address must be provided. (This is not optional)
3.
Images must be posted at low resolution (72 dpi) and no larger than 760 pixels wide, and copyright/trade mark owners must be credited whenever reasonably possible
Please read our Community guidelines before posting.
By contributing to this discussion group, you indicate your agreement to the Terms and Conditions of Use.
Posts that violate the guidelines or Terms and conditions of Use of the Missing-lynx.com discussion groups will be erased, and repeated violation of this policy may result in termination of the violator's account.




Modern AFV Discussion Group

The Modern AFV discussion group is hosted by Erik Gustavsson and covers the variety of AFVs used by all nations in the post WWII era.

Not logged in | Login | Create AccountSearch    Chat!    Home    Post Message
  1. in need of M1A1 abrams parts View Thread - nick garver on May 11, 2015, 6:26 PM
    1. any particular kit? - Bob Carvo on May 11, 2015, 6:29 PM
      1. m1 parts - nick garver on May 11, 2015, 6:48 PM
        1. Got some Tamiya ones... - John Charvat on May 11, 2015, 11:10 PM
          1. m1 parts - Nick garver on May 12, 2015, 10:49 PM
     
  2. Maz 537 tractor aftermarkets. View Thread - karl-heinz Pfarr on May 11, 2015, 1:54 PM
    1. Re: Maz 537 tractor aftermarkets. - Henri-Pierre Mas on May 12, 2015, 3:20 AM
     
  3. "Sandstorm" is comming from Trumpeter View Thread - Kay Seidel on May 10, 2015, 8:36 AM
    1. Impressive! n/t - Robert Arance on May 10, 2015, 5:57 PM
    2. it's like that song.. - Mark Dugan on May 12, 2015, 9:15 PM
     
  4. Photoetch for Dragon M1A1 #3533 View Thread - Christos Athanasiou on May 10, 2015, 1:24 AM
    1. The etch may not make much of a difference - david nickels on May 10, 2015, 1:52 PM
      1. Thanks - Christos Athanasiou on May 17, 2015, 8:02 PM
    2. AM barrel is the most appropriate for this kit? - Mike Peplinski on May 10, 2015, 8:24 PM
      1. Thank you - Christos Athanasiou on May 17, 2015, 8:03 PM
    3. Re: Photoetch for Dragon M1A1 #3533 - dante garrone on May 18, 2015, 5:40 AM
      1. Great - Christos Athanasiou on May 19, 2015, 1:44 PM
     
  5. c.1975 Matchbox Badger - was this based on a real vehicle? View Thread - Graeme Davidson on May 9, 2015, 1:49 PM
    1. Re: c.1975 Matchbox Badger - was this based on a real vehicle? - Henri-Pierre Mas on May 9, 2015, 2:29 PM
      1. Thank HP - Graeme Davidson on May 10, 2015, 12:47 PM
     
  6. any rumors on next release in the AFV Club M60 armor series. View Thread - Bob Carvo on May 9, 2015, 12:17 PM
    1. Would like to see USMC Hog Desert Storm with Mine plow and CLAM's - Mike Witous on May 9, 2015, 9:34 PM
    2. USMC M60 with ERA - Michael Kalbfleisch on May 10, 2015, 9:30 AM
     
  7. Contacting inside the Armour View Thread - Ian Kaiser on May 9, 2015, 12:50 AM
    1. Go to their website? - Jon Feenstra on May 9, 2015, 2:00 AM
      1. Forrest for the trees - Ian Kaiser on May 9, 2015, 6:46 AM
     
  8. IDF Composite Hull question View Thread - Mark Aldrich on May 8, 2015, 10:43 PM
    1. Yes... - Greg Buechler on May 9, 2015, 11:33 AM
      1. Dr Robert? LOL, that's a great song by The Beatles. - Christophe Jacquemont on May 9, 2015, 11:52 AM
      2. Was Told - Mark Aldrich on May 9, 2015, 1:22 PM
        1. kilshon hull depth - mark hazzard on May 10, 2015, 4:34 AM
          1. Not clear again - Mark Aldrich on May 10, 2015, 1:49 PM
    2. Yes I have - Robert Manasherob on May 11, 2015, 6:12 PM
      1. Excellent! Looking forward to the next one... - Greg Buechler on May 11, 2015, 9:26 PM
     
  9. Leopard 2A5/6, lights View Thread - Robert Villaverde on May 8, 2015, 10:14 PM
    1. contact me... - Michael Shackleton on May 9, 2015, 3:05 AM
     
  10. Anti slip on early M1A1? View Thread - Chris Evenden on May 8, 2015, 8:02 PM
    1. Yes.... - Gino P. Quintiliani on May 8, 2015, 8:20 PM
      1. Thanks Gino! - Chris Evenden on May 9, 2015, 1:54 AM
    2. There is a difference in anti-slip between early and late though - Robin Gronovius on May 10, 2015, 9:17 AM
     
  11. Orange Hobby LEO barrels? View Thread - William Nix on May 8, 2015, 12:48 PM
    1. HobbyEasy - Jon Feenstra on May 8, 2015, 2:23 PM
    2. Orange barrel - Pawel ''Vodnik'' Krupowicz on May 9, 2015, 3:08 AM
     
  12. How our military vehicles are painted View Thread - Julie Ludmann on May 8, 2015, 8:43 AM
  13.  
  14. Compo Ration Box View Thread - Dave Foster on May 8, 2015, 3:42 AM
    1. Maybe this might help? - Mike Peplinski on May 8, 2015, 7:39 AM
      1. Not 4 man! - Dave Foster on May 8, 2015, 5:25 PM
    2. Newer 4 man rat pack - Paul Truhe on May 19, 2015, 12:58 AM
      1. Re-Newer 4 man rat pack - Dave Foster on May 19, 2015, 6:40 PM
     
  15. JGSDF Maneuver Combat Vehicle - looking for pix... View Thread - Matt Ponas on May 8, 2015, 3:04 AM
    1. Re: JGSDF Maneuver Combat Vehicle - looking for pix... - Henri-Pierre Mas on May 8, 2015, 6:45 AM
      1. DUDE!!! SPOT-ON!!! - Matt Ponas on May 9, 2015, 12:53 AM
        1. Re: DUDE!!! SPOT-ON!!! - Henri-Pierre Mas on May 9, 2015, 3:50 AM
          1. Thanks AGAIN!!! - Matt Ponas on May 10, 2015, 1:16 AM
    2. Is there a kit of this?? - Robert Arance on May 10, 2015, 5:58 PM
      1. Re: Is there a kit of this?? - Henri-Pierre Mas on May 11, 2015, 1:23 AM
        1. Thanks! - Robert Arance on May 11, 2015, 3:03 AM
          1. There is a1/35 kit... - Greg Knowles on May 12, 2015, 5:40 PM
     
  16. Looking for Steel Art with T-72BM on cover View Thread - Joe Black on May 7, 2015, 8:29 PM
  17.  
  18. Who has the best deal on AFV Club 1/35 M60A1? View Thread - Bob Carvo on May 7, 2015, 8:18 PM
    1. $63.99 most places, it seems - Jason West on May 7, 2015, 11:34 PM
    2. Lucky Model... - Tomas Enerdal on May 8, 2015, 4:04 AM
     
  19. !/72 Black Eagle !!! View Thread - Joe Black on May 7, 2015, 5:12 PM
    1. Here's the link - Joe Black on May 7, 2015, 7:08 PM
    2. They produce some pretty good stuff! - Matt Ponas on May 8, 2015, 12:29 AM
     
  20. What manner of Humvee is this? View Thread - John Tapsell on May 6, 2015, 4:07 PM
    1. HMMWV - Brent Sauer on May 6, 2015, 9:29 PM
      1. SECM - Henri-Pierre Mas on May 7, 2015, 2:52 AM
        1. Larger picture - Henri-Pierre Mas on May 7, 2015, 5:29 AM
        2. SECM - sorta... - John Tapsell on May 7, 2015, 7:38 AM
          1. SECM part 2 ;) - Henri-Pierre Mas on May 7, 2015, 8:00 AM
            1. Thanks - John Tapsell on May 7, 2015, 5:36 PM
      2. Agreed - interesting variant - John Tapsell on May 7, 2015, 7:45 AM
      3. SECM Variations - Brent Sauer on May 7, 2015, 5:56 PM
        1. Low-budget SECM ? - Henri-Pierre Mas on May 8, 2015, 6:38 AM
        2. More Aviation SECM pics - John Tapsell on May 8, 2015, 2:58 PM
     
  21. Did anyone know Trumpeter was working on a Patriot system? View Thread - Herve Charbonneau on May 6, 2015, 11:43 AM
    1. yipeeee - Andrew Judson on May 6, 2015, 11:58 PM
      1. Trumpeter has been doing some nice stuff - david nickels on May 7, 2015, 9:18 AM
        1. agreed - Doug Bramah on May 7, 2015, 10:43 AM
     
  22. ET Model vs Live Resin Mk19 40 mm View Thread - Angel Baena on May 5, 2015, 1:39 PM
    1. Live resin, without question. - Kylie newton on May 5, 2015, 5:24 PM
    2. MK. 19 GMG Comparisons - Brent Sauer on May 5, 2015, 10:36 PM
    3. Thank you for your responses - Angel Baena on May 6, 2015, 2:33 PM
     
  23. Trumpeter Challenger 2 Q: The Challenger 2 for the..... View Thread - Mike Riedeman on May 5, 2015, 1:10 PM
    1. Should be able to - Tim Ridout on May 5, 2015, 1:40 PM
    2. Trumpeter Challenger 2's - Gerald Owens on May 6, 2015, 8:18 PM
     
  24. Early M-50 colour match. View Thread - John Bryce on May 5, 2015, 12:44 PM
    1. Brown OD - Mark Aldrich on May 6, 2015, 6:29 PM
      1. Re: Brown OD - Gary Owsley on May 7, 2015, 12:37 AM
    2. Well - Robert Manasherob on May 7, 2015, 2:11 PM
      1. Re: Well - Gary Owsley on May 8, 2015, 12:43 AM
        1. I am sure - Robert Manasherob on May 11, 2015, 6:07 PM
    3. Thanks for the info n/t. - John Bryce on May 8, 2015, 11:10 AM
     
  25. T-14 Armata turret now unveiled View Thread - Yann Jouault on May 4, 2015, 5:04 PM
    1. A T-90 with a new turret - Mark Nasim on May 6, 2015, 9:07 AM
      1. not T90, new hull bases on T80 hull with an additional roadwheel - philippe Bonnet on May 7, 2015, 7:16 AM
        1. Ok--its an updated T-80 then..... :-) - Mark Nasim on May 7, 2015, 8:04 AM
          1. well..... - philippe Bonnet on May 7, 2015, 2:06 PM
            1. Three crewmen - Javier de Luelmo - Diesel on May 8, 2015, 9:20 AM
     
  26. T-72M1: Tamiya Hull + SBS turret? View Thread - Patricio Delfosse on May 4, 2015, 1:19 PM
    1. Hi Pato! I might be wrong - Hugo Huertas on May 4, 2015, 7:24 PM
      1. Thanks Hugo, but... - Patricio Delfosse on May 4, 2015, 10:31 PM
        1. Well - Ray Haighton on May 5, 2015, 4:05 AM
          1. Only if you build a specific NVA T-72 - Hugo Huertas on May 5, 2015, 6:08 PM
     
  27. USAF Humvee bumper codes? View Thread - John Tapsell on May 3, 2015, 1:39 PM
    1. Air Force Security Police - Brent Sauer on May 3, 2015, 7:46 PM
    2. Marking examples. - Miguel E. Mummey on May 3, 2015, 8:51 PM
      1. Not really... - Gino P. Quintiliani on May 3, 2015, 9:20 PM
    3. Desert Tan but when and where? - Warren Kuntz on May 3, 2015, 9:08 PM
    4. We took care of an Air Force HMMWV at Hood - Robin Gronovius on May 4, 2015, 8:57 AM
    5. Thanks all - John Tapsell on May 4, 2015, 5:49 PM
     
  28. Trumpeter announces BMP-2D for this summer View Thread - Marc Brandes on May 3, 2015, 6:51 AM
  29.  
  30. Armata on BBC View Thread - Ian Barraclough on May 3, 2015, 4:35 AM
  31.  
  32. T-90A Meng vs. Trumpeter View Thread - Kay Seidel on May 2, 2015, 12:34 PM
    1. Both kits have tedious work to be done - Geoff Steer on May 2, 2015, 4:01 PM
    2. I'll say - Hugo Huertas on May 2, 2015, 4:25 PM
     
  33. Farming armoured tractor in Balcan war View Thread - Angel Baena on May 2, 2015, 7:41 AM
    1. I found it - Angel Baena on May 2, 2015, 7:54 AM
     
  34. 1er RI (French) and 291 J√§gerbataillon (German) in Sarrebourg city. View Thread - Julie Ludmann on May 1, 2015, 2:34 PM
  35.  
  36. What is it in Vietnam ? View Thread - Kurtis Tsang on May 1, 2015, 2:22 PM
    1. Re: What is it in Vietnam ? - Henri-Pierre Mas on May 1, 2015, 3:18 PM
      1. More info - Henri-Pierre Mas on May 2, 2015, 6:44 AM
        1. The name - Kurtis Tsang on May 2, 2015, 11:04 AM
     
  37. Did anyone ever put out a resin mantlet cover for the M103? View Thread - david nickels on Apr 30, 2015, 7:26 PM
    1. Mantlet cover - Pawel ''Vodnik'' Krupowicz on May 1, 2015, 12:31 AM
    2. M103A1 or M103A2? - Jason Bobrowich on May 1, 2015, 4:34 AM
      1. For the A1 - david nickels on May 1, 2015, 8:53 AM
        1. not once but twice - Bob Carvo on May 2, 2015, 8:46 AM
          1. They seem to have made a couple cosmetic fixes - david nickels on May 2, 2015, 11:18 AM
            1. Final drive - Pawel ''Vodnik'' Krupowicz on May 2, 2015, 11:31 AM
              1. ah ok they seemed new - david nickels on May 3, 2015, 8:25 PM
    3. you'd have to sculpt one - Brian Lockwood on May 1, 2015, 11:10 AM
      1. Not "hamfisted" at all. Very nice, Brian. nt - Paul Roberts on May 4, 2015, 10:56 AM
     
  38. shout out to Dr. Manasherob! View Thread - Aaron Smischney on Apr 29, 2015, 10:28 PM
    1. All His books - Mark Aldrich on May 1, 2015, 12:50 AM
      1. Re: All His books - Rod Dumouchel on May 4, 2015, 2:44 PM
     
  39. What is the sprue letter for the clear sprue on Tamiya,s M1A2 tuskII kit35326 View Thread - Andre Ellis on Apr 29, 2015, 3:38 PM
    1. Check at Hobby Search - Olivier Carneau on Apr 30, 2015, 1:50 AM
    2. I believe M... - Jelle Renze Boelens on Apr 30, 2015, 9:35 AM
    3. Thanks gents!! - Andre Ellis on Apr 30, 2015, 11:40 AM
     
  40. Primer color for Cold war Soviet afv's? View Thread - Marc Brandes on Apr 28, 2015, 4:54 PM
    1. Looks more like just a desert tan vehicle repainted green - david nickels on Apr 28, 2015, 7:48 PM
      1. Thanks David, and this one? - Marc Brandes on Apr 28, 2015, 10:32 PM
        1. hard to say - david nickels on Apr 29, 2015, 4:42 PM
          1. Chipping - Marc Brandes on Apr 29, 2015, 9:06 PM
            1. paint bonds to primer - david nickels on Apr 30, 2015, 9:37 AM
              1. Crew entry points - Andrew Deeley on May 1, 2015, 9:12 AM
    2. Same color over all. - Gary Owsley on Apr 29, 2015, 12:45 AM
     
  41. T shaped armour (?) on the back of Iraq T72?? View Thread - Trevor Aldred on Apr 28, 2015, 1:18 PM
    1. Mine Post Holders? - Ian Barraclough on Apr 28, 2015, 2:29 PM
    2. Exhaust shrouds - John Tapsell on Apr 28, 2015, 3:23 PM
      1. Thank you gentlemen! n/t - Trevor Aldred on Apr 29, 2015, 5:08 AM
      2. Exhaust shroud ? - Haydn Neal on Apr 29, 2015, 7:27 AM
     
  42. T-90A Turret differences 1999-2009 View Thread - Kay Seidel on Apr 28, 2015, 5:58 AM
    1. Try the site Bharat Rakshak - Olivier Carneau on Apr 28, 2015, 7:47 AM
     
  43. New Russian tank Armarta T-14 View Thread - Jeremy Connaughton on Apr 28, 2015, 3:02 AM
  44.  
  45. Turreted Boxer? View Thread - Greg Knowles on Apr 27, 2015, 2:27 AM
    1. Turreted Boxer - Erik Jan Eskes on Apr 27, 2015, 1:23 PM
      1. Thanks Erik, Jason & Mark - Greg Knowles on Apr 27, 2015, 4:13 PM
    2. Different turret - JMehner on Apr 27, 2015, 4:43 PM
      1. Thanks J - Greg Knowles on Apr 28, 2015, 6:26 PM
     
  46. Turreted Boxer? View Thread - Greg Knowles on Apr 27, 2015, 2:27 AM
    1. Rheinmetall Defence - Boxer 30mm Lance Turret 8X8 Infantry Fighting Vehicle - Jason Miller on Apr 27, 2015, 10:02 AM
    2. Maybe this will be helpful - Mark Mick on Apr 27, 2015, 10:04 AM
      1. Looks like Jason beat me to it...LOL N/T - Mark Mick on Apr 27, 2015, 10:07 AM
     
  47. What is the difference between the M110 and M110A1? View Thread - david nickels on Apr 26, 2015, 10:14 AM
    1. I thought the kits differences were just the gun tube - Robin Gronovius on Apr 26, 2015, 11:00 AM
      1. 8 inch howitzer - Michael Kalbfleisch on Apr 26, 2015, 6:59 PM
        1. No good for an A1. - Gary Owsley on Apr 26, 2015, 7:01 PM
          1. I actually want the short barrel - david nickels on Apr 26, 2015, 7:02 PM
      2. Build It As Is. - Rob Skipper on Apr 26, 2015, 9:59 PM
    2. M110 vs M110A1 - Gino P. Quintiliani on Apr 26, 2015, 11:05 AM
      1. Didn't work on Armorama... - Gary Owsley on Apr 26, 2015, 11:49 AM
        1. No... - Gino P. Quintiliani on Apr 26, 2015, 12:41 PM
          1. Re: No... - Gary Owsley on Apr 26, 2015, 6:56 PM
        2. Re: Didn't work on Armorama... - George Proulx on Apr 26, 2015, 1:16 PM
          1. Good thing I'm not a Doctor. - Gary Owsley on Apr 26, 2015, 7:00 PM
            1. Re: Good thing I'm not a Doctor. - George Proulx on Apr 27, 2015, 2:30 AM
      2. Technical minutiae - Kurt Laughlin on Apr 26, 2015, 12:43 PM
      3. okay... - david nickels on Apr 26, 2015, 12:45 PM
        1. Re: okay... - Gino P. Quintiliani on Apr 26, 2015, 12:49 PM
          1. Maybe this clarifys things - david nickels on Apr 26, 2015, 2:41 PM
            1. Clears it up...sort of... - Gino P. Quintiliani on Apr 26, 2015, 3:11 PM
              1. Thanks - david nickels on Apr 26, 2015, 3:21 PM
          2. I love the box top - Michael Humphries on Apr 26, 2015, 2:43 PM
            1. Re: I love the box top - George Proulx on Apr 26, 2015, 2:47 PM
              1. the muzzle and iron cross - david nickels on Apr 26, 2015, 3:22 PM
        2. M2A2 vs M201 8 in. howitzer - Warren Kuntz on Apr 26, 2015, 2:59 PM
    3. The weapon, mainly - Kurt Laughlin on Apr 26, 2015, 4:23 PM
      1. right - david nickels on Apr 26, 2015, 6:22 PM
        1. the blood sweat and tears is the kit I built - Robin Gronovius on Apr 26, 2015, 7:12 PM
     
  48. Help with VISMOD/Krazovian / OPFOR M1A1 View Thread - nick garver on Apr 26, 2015, 7:14 AM
    1. MILES Gear - Gino P. Quintiliani on Apr 26, 2015, 9:43 AM
      1. miles gear - nick garver on Apr 26, 2015, 2:00 PM
     
  49. vehicle ID ? View Thread - ray barry on Apr 25, 2015, 9:01 PM
    1. M75 Armored Infantry Vehicle - Will Alcott on Apr 25, 2015, 9:30 PM
    2. Could be silver instead of white - Kurt Laughlin on Apr 25, 2015, 11:32 PM
    3. They're not South Korean vehicles - Gary Owsley on Apr 25, 2015, 11:39 PM
    4. Re: vehicle ID ? - Allen L. Hill on Apr 26, 2015, 1:42 AM
     
  50. Is the Revell ZiL 131 a reboxing of some other maunfacturers kit? n/t View Thread - Ian MacAulay on Apr 25, 2015, 12:29 PM
    1. Yeah. n/t - Gary Owsley on Apr 25, 2015, 12:31 PM
    2. ICM n/t - Thomas Voigt on Apr 26, 2015, 4:17 AM
     
  51. Israeli M10 Achilles tank destroyers re-armed with French 75mm M50 gun View Thread - Roger Ledon Cook on Apr 25, 2015, 12:10 PM
    1. Never seen a photo; not used operationally - Greg Buechler on Apr 26, 2015, 9:50 AM
    2. Yes I have - Robert Manasherob on Apr 26, 2015, 10:07 AM
      1. Nice! - Roger Ledon Cook on Apr 26, 2015, 3:30 PM
     
  52. I'll probably get flamed, but.. View Thread - Rolando Raffaut on Apr 25, 2015, 2:51 AM
    1. T72A - stephane HERVE on Apr 25, 2015, 5:21 AM
      1. Not quite true. - Gary Owsley on Apr 25, 2015, 12:10 PM
        1. T-72's - Florencio Baca on Apr 25, 2015, 8:45 PM
          1. So... - Rolando Raffaut on Apr 25, 2015, 9:23 PM
            1. The one you piece together. - Gary Owsley on Apr 25, 2015, 11:47 PM
     
  53. AFV Club Stryker availability? View Thread - Michael Adams on Apr 23, 2015, 10:22 AM
    1. In Spain is easy to find... - alvaro garcia on Apr 23, 2015, 10:34 AM
    2. I've got one I was planning on putting up on eBay - Robin Gronovius on Apr 23, 2015, 11:03 AM
    3. I also have one... Are you going to AMPS? - John Charvat on Apr 23, 2015, 12:20 PM
      1. Email sent - Michael Adams on Apr 23, 2015, 4:55 PM
     
  54. Question about Model Point T-72 era View Thread - Joe Black on Apr 22, 2015, 11:13 PM
    1. Re: Question about Model Point T-72 era - Olivier Carneau on Apr 23, 2015, 6:28 AM
    2. You want Red Stars 2? - Chris Just on Apr 23, 2015, 4:04 PM
     
  55. Keith Paget please contact me View Thread - MP Robinson on Apr 22, 2015, 9:04 PM
  56.  
  57. Fox Armoured Car and a request View Thread - Dan Taylor on Apr 20, 2015, 1:28 PM
    1. Bronco Comet - Mark Gilbert on Apr 20, 2015, 3:45 PM
      1. Re: Bronco Comet - Dan Taylor on Apr 21, 2015, 12:21 AM
      2. Comets on ebay - Tom Cromwell on Apr 21, 2015, 4:07 PM
        1. Re: Comets on ebay - Dan Taylor on Apr 22, 2015, 3:10 AM
          1. I see - Tom Cromwell on Apr 22, 2015, 6:09 AM
            1. Museum Timetable. - Dan Taylor on Apr 23, 2015, 3:01 AM
        2. I sold one on eBay a few months ago - Robin Gronovius on Apr 22, 2015, 11:12 AM
          1. Re: I sold one on eBay a few months ago - Dan Taylor on Apr 23, 2015, 3:04 AM
            1. The ones I buy... - Tom Cromwell on Apr 23, 2015, 6:00 AM
            2. Very astute observation - Robin Gronovius on Apr 24, 2015, 1:09 PM
     
 << Prev 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21   Next >> 

Visitors in this forum in the last 10 minutes: 14 Visitors
Hon.JohnByng, 13 guests


Terms and Conditions of Use
Report abuse