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Re: The Rules
« Reply #15 on: August 30, 2015, 11:41:56 am »
Rats, the tight time frame "killed" my original submission idea!
It would be just a couple of months too late...

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Re: The Rules
« Reply #16 on: August 30, 2015, 11:43:10 am »
Great rules! Hope it inspires as much creativity as the civilianise it/militarise it GB. :cheers:

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Re: The Rules
« Reply #17 on: August 30, 2015, 01:05:44 pm »
Rats, the tight time frame "killed" my original submission idea!
It would be just a couple of months too late...

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Re: The Rules
« Reply #18 on: August 31, 2015, 12:39:08 am »
Well, I could try to, but for the GB's sake I'd rather stay true to the real world timeframe, at least with the first submission (for which I found another neat idea - more exotic).  ;)

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Re: The Rules
« Reply #19 on: August 31, 2015, 03:39:12 am »
Well, I could try to, but for the GB's sake I'd rather stay true to the real world timeframe, at least with the first submission (for which I found another neat idea - more exotic).  ;)

Now why doesn't that surprise me?  ;D ;D ;D ;D
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Re: The Rules
« Reply #20 on: August 31, 2015, 07:27:32 am »
...and we know that's gonna be good !

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Re: The Rules
« Reply #21 on: August 31, 2015, 07:30:41 am »
OMG, all that pressure...!  :blink:

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Re: The Rules
« Reply #22 on: August 31, 2015, 08:05:54 pm »
Technology ? To give a little more scope let's say that things can either have been developed a little latter than in real life, or a little earlier. Say 18 months either way ? Obviously if you want the RAF to be flying Gauntlets or Siskins as last gasp reinforcements thatís fine, you just canít have Me 262ís Ė sorry, but early 190ís are ok.
I'm sorry guys, I don't quite understand :rolleyes:. You are talking of REAL LIFE TECHNOLOGY, right? Not whif-tech?
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Re: The Rules
« Reply #23 on: September 01, 2015, 03:30:25 am »
Rats, the tight time frame "killed" my original submission idea!
It would be just a couple of months too late...

Hmmm, checking the GB's time frame I might have a window of several weeks to add my original idea, though, or spin the story further (according to real world events) and still make it a valid submission!  :lol:
Besides, there are 2-3 more ideas cooking, including simple paint/user variations or some cosmetic surgery jobs...

Chances are that the first submission might be ready before the GB officially starts.  :rolleyes:

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Re: The Rules
« Reply #24 on: September 01, 2015, 06:55:11 am »
Don't forget lads that the RAF also had an offensive roll in the BoB. All those attacks on barges and possible invasion ports. RAF intruder operations ?

SAM has had some good articles on the other BoB recently ; The bombers, Coastal Command and a really interesting one of British chemical warfare plans.

Personally I've dug 4 kits out as possibles and oddly for me 3 are Luftwaffe. the sole RAF possibility might get impressed into service as an emergency beach bomber
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Re: The Rules
« Reply #25 on: September 01, 2015, 07:00:15 am »
That's funny Chris as most of my ideas are Luft based as well ! Be interesting to see how many of us come up with similar ideas. I would also like to do a few RAF/ RCAF types. The RCAF idea leaves some openings as we had all sorts of interwar 'unsuitables' back home that could have been pressed into service !

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Re: The Rules
« Reply #26 on: September 01, 2015, 08:24:46 am »
Personally I've dug 4 kits out as possibles and oddly for me 3 are Luftwaffe. the sole RAF possibility might get impressed into service as an emergency beach bomber

Personally, I try to stay clear from Luftwaffe things - even though a He 100 in realistic colors might pop up...? RAF is a serious option, as well as Norway. And then there's the "exotic" idea... maybe as an RAF exile plane.


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Re: The Rules
« Reply #27 on: September 01, 2015, 09:36:29 am »
Now I`m thinking a big old biplane.....maybe go with a beach member idea like Chris`to thwart the invasion.

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Re: The Rules
« Reply #28 on: September 02, 2015, 06:23:03 am »

Personally, I try to stay clear from Luftwaffe things - even though a He 100 in realistic colors might pop up...? RAF is a serious option, as well as Norway. And then there's the "exotic" idea... maybe as an RAF exile plane.



I haven't built anything Luftwaffe for a while which is why I may go that route. Basically I'm thinking He 100, Fw 187 and B&V HA 137 for the German side and a Bristol Type 148 for the RAF.

Norway is interesting. I do have plans for an Airfix Hurricane to appear in their colours but not for this build. Mind you I have a few more plans for that kit
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Re: The Rules
« Reply #29 on: September 02, 2015, 10:53:47 am »
I am in. Got an Airfix Me110 in the stash. Can I enter more than one build?
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