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by Kalinovsky
Wed May 16, 2018 4:40 pm
Forum: Hobby News
Topic: Airfix rereleases "Vintage Classics" for limited time only
Replies: 20
Views: 419

Re: Airfix rereleases "Vintage Classics" for limited time only

Yes but you are so much older than I am...
by Kalinovsky
Wed May 16, 2018 6:20 am
Forum: Hobby News
Topic: Airfix rereleases "Vintage Classics" for limited time only
Replies: 20
Views: 419

Re: Airfix rereleases "Vintage Classics" for limited time only

The original releases of the WW1 Germans and British (which IIRC were by John Braithwaife) were very crisp and had a standard of sculpting better by a country mile than e.g.the Infantry Combat Group and first series WW2 Germans; not surprising if 50 years on and after hundreds of thousands of sets t...
by Kalinovsky
Tue May 15, 2018 4:43 pm
Forum: Hobby News
Topic: Airfix rereleases "Vintage Classics" for limited time only
Replies: 20
Views: 419

Re: Airfix rereleases "Vintage Classics" for limited time only

Seeing the WW1 figure sets rereleased makes you think what might have been if Hornsby hadn’t cancelled their proposed Great War Centenary sets
by Kalinovsky
Tue May 15, 2018 8:04 am
Forum: Game reports
Topic: Battlegroup Market Garden weekend
Replies: 13
Views: 328

Re: Battlegroup Market Garden weekend

Are the paper and foam core buildings those from Wikkywok on eBay? I’ve always wondered about those.
by Kalinovsky
Mon May 14, 2018 7:54 pm
Forum: Hobby News
Topic: Airfix rereleases "Vintage Classics" for limited time only
Replies: 20
Views: 419

Re: Airfix rereleases "Vintage Classics" for limited time only

The absolute gem is the Golden Hind, as it is 1/72. I bought one and put it away in the loft the last time they issued it.
by Kalinovsky
Sat May 12, 2018 5:33 pm
Forum: Game reports
Topic: Arnhem Big game Saturday evening Day 3
Replies: 14
Views: 622

Re: Arnhem Big game Saturday evening Day 3

Can’t help wondering how they got those jeeps into those back gardens
by Kalinovsky
Wed May 02, 2018 9:39 pm
Forum: Inaugural Bicentennial Build.
Topic: Sperrverband Harzer
Replies: 25
Views: 1238

Re: Sperrverband Harzer

They all work for me
by Kalinovsky
Wed Apr 25, 2018 9:14 am
Forum: Sights and Sites
Topic: Samur
Replies: 6
Views: 254

Re: Samur

Looks like a memorable visit. Thanks for sharing - it must have taken forever to post all those photos
by Kalinovsky
Sun Apr 22, 2018 11:47 am
Forum: 2018 Year Build
Topic: Forced me to finish my Brits
Replies: 39
Views: 1312

Re: Forced me to finish my Brits

Alan, isn’t it the Standard Tilly in that set?
by Kalinovsky
Mon Apr 09, 2018 6:23 pm
Forum: Sell, buy, swap...
Topic: HAT WW1 Turkish artillery set?
Replies: 5
Views: 390

Re: HAT WW1 Turkish artillery set?

Bob if you can’t find the set anywhere I had some success contacting HaT direct - I was looking for two sets of British WWI gunners and they came up trumps.

Maybe worth a shot if all else fails