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Munitions Train

Posted by Beano Boy on 20 Nov 2016, 23:15

You might recall that I made mention of e-mailing AIRFIX?

WEll I recieved an e-mail from AIRFIX ,
Which clearly stated because I`d sent to many e-mails in the course of 10 minutes,
that they had black listed my e-mail address ___making it not possible for me to send an e-mail.
This they informed me was taken to avoid abuse.
It was caused by their e-mailing system not through any fault of mine.
Yes I realize that it was a machine that sent that e-mail.
So the eccentric Cowboy, was correct it went into the SPAM FILTER BOX! :cowboy: " Yip! As sure as recalling how I shot off my right toe while reaching for my new gun, I said that would happen BB."

:coffee: " You sure did Pard!"

After 24 hours that ban was lifted and so I requested the three parts needed for me to finish my last Panzer VI Mk II.

This could be a cleaver ploy on their part.
Let a Machine handle it this way.
If people with complaints give up sending request e-mails to AIRFIX,
AIRFIX, would save time and more to the point money. BB
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Posted by Bramble15 on 21 Nov 2016, 00:46

I am very much looking forward to more progress on these trains. Labor of love is on full display!
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Posted by Beano Boy on 23 Nov 2016, 15:09

Yes progress,sorry i`m a bit slow from taking me Morphine!

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However today is a Jam Butty day & hot Tea,and six Assault Guns are on the sticking together menu workwise no!______Hobbywise yes. ________ One cannot rush a good headache,or a train. ;-)

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Up gunning the light tank.

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Successful upgrade or what?

On my little table.

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Managed some kits though. Just a few more no figures at this point.

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These are tiny so two to a wagon load. Another day closer,but wait some more just arrived.
Thank Goodness for that,they were Mrs B,s Hiking Boots for winter dog walks. :-D BB
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Posted by Beano Boy on 24 Nov 2016, 04:09

Gather Hay While You May

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BITS & PIECES

It was just turning 10 PM,and another freezing night,had descended upon Fiddle Wood. I had cut the first parts that make up the hulls off earlier,so I had a nice head start as I began gluing up the first one.

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I had decided to work and complete all six at the same time.

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They were all completed a little before 2 AM.

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I have some track to make from Green Stuff to add frontal protection on all these later. BB
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Posted by Beano Boy on 24 Nov 2016, 04:22

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Plastic Soldier Company: Medium Trucks BB
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Posted by Beano Boy on 25 Nov 2016, 14:21

My parts needed from AIRFIX,arrived today in a blister pack. It is an automated computer system so no real customer service as such.After sending me three E-mails the machine then informs those at the end of the line,the parts that are needed.


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The miss-run main part on the right.


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Now I can glue up my last Panzer IV____________________ as well as the Trucks. BB
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Posted by Peter on 25 Nov 2016, 19:37

Always nice to see that this kind of things come to a happy end! Even when it is done by a computer! :-D
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Posted by MABO on 25 Nov 2016, 19:48

Beano Boy wrote:Image

Plastic Soldier Company: Medium Trucks BB


I think they are great. Unfortunately they has been sold out at the crisis. So I have to wait a little before I can add them to my Desert War Collection.
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Posted by Beano Boy on 26 Nov 2016, 01:49

:-D It only took seven days for my replacement parts to arrive. :thumbup: BB
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Posted by Beano Boy on 28 Nov 2016, 13:02

I forgot to mention Peter,the tracks are now on those Revell ,Self Propelled Guns! BB
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