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Re: MiniArt
« Reply #30 on: September 25, 2012, 03:16:20 pm »
Here's something else that has customising possibilities:



http://www.hannants.co.uk/product/MT35103
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Re: MiniArt
« Reply #31 on: September 25, 2012, 03:46:54 pm »
oh yes, slam it so it drags on the floor and put some chromed wheels on it and chromed grille/lights. Or just mat black it :wacko:
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Re: MiniArt
« Reply #32 on: March 19, 2014, 09:15:56 pm »
Don't know about hot-rodding this one, but it certainly has possibilities: remember the "pirate trams" discussion... ;D


http://www.hannants.co.uk/product/MT38003



http://www.hannants.co.uk/product/MT36057


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Re: MiniArt
« Reply #33 on: March 20, 2014, 03:48:31 am »
Blimey, they were still running in East Berlin when I lived in West Berlin in 1978!

I almost got arrested by a Schupo when I tried to take a photo of one, his grounds being that they could be used as troop transports!  :banghead: :banghead:

Hmmm, that could make a good diorama, couldn't it? The tram on its base with a model of me toting camera at rifle point.....  ;D
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Re: MiniArt
« Reply #34 on: September 03, 2018, 01:45:08 am »
1/35th scale 'Sharotank' ball-tank available now. Apparently this is the start of a line of What Ifs from Miniart. :thumbsup:

I quite like the idea of one of these converted into a lunar rover... :wacko:



Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SXkNjRU1hoc&feature=youtu.be

Info: http://miniart-models.com/products/40001-soviet-ball-tank-sharotank/



Also, this little lovely, in German or captured US markings:



Info: http://miniart-models.com/products/41004-fl-282-v-23-hummingbird-kolibri/
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Re: MiniArt
« Reply #35 on: October 03, 2018, 10:21:28 am »
I'm still waiting on their Russian Tank Riders, because the picture showed them on a Sherman.
Though now it seems they're on a T-34/76, so wrong tank and too early for my wants.

*Sigh*

Still, I probably have enough in the way of Tamiya and Dragon to pick and choose anyway.

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Re: MiniArt
« Reply #36 on: October 04, 2018, 06:05:56 am »
ICM do some latter War, winter uniform tank riders

https://www.hannants.co.uk/product/ICM35640

Decals my @r$e!

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Re: MiniArt
« Reply #37 on: October 04, 2018, 10:38:25 am »
Cool, thanks for the heads-up.  :thumbsup:
Always interesting to know what's out there.

I might still save my pennies though, and use wot I got.

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Re: MiniArt
« Reply #38 on: October 04, 2018, 03:42:43 pm »
I could easily see that Hummingbird in US livery.

Say it's in an ATL where the Nazis never quite came to power but where Germany is locked into a war with the Soviet Union.  Thus the Germans need all the hard currency they can get in order to pay for all the war material they're buying from the US and elsewhere.  Thus the Flettner company sends over a few copies to the US Army Air Corps for test and evaluation.

In return, Republic sends some P-47s over to the German Republic for use on the Eastern Front...
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