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A Few Old Matchbox Cold War Brits From Ebay

Posted on September 30th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Just got a very good deal from Ebay, These will be added to my NAC colonial force.

Tanker’s Tuesday: Type-72Z Safir-74

Posted on September 30th, 2014 under , . Posted by

The T-72Z is a highly modernized version of the T-55, the upgrades have been done by the Defense Industries Organization of Iran. The name Safir-74 is used to refer to the Iranian T-54 tanks which have gone through the same upgrades, while Type T-72z i…

Tehachapi Pass-Military Tank Train

Posted on September 25th, 2014 under Posted by

Tehachapi Pass-Military Tank Trainhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jE9vDfpxkZM

Military Tanks on a Train in Los Angeles

Posted on September 25th, 2014 under Posted by

Tanker’s Tuesday:Zulfiqar

Posted on September 23rd, 2014 under , . Posted by

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zulfiqar_(tank)

Future War Stories: FWS Topics: THE TANK

Posted on September 17th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Future War Stories: FWS Topics: THE TANK: Few machines of modern warfare command such awe and fear as the tank on the modern battlefield. From its massive firepower, size, and…

Tanker’s Tuesday:BTR-T

Posted on September 16th, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

Breakthrough -1979- Richard Burton, Robert Mitchum (FULL MOVIE)

Posted on September 15th, 2014 under Posted by

King of the Khyber Rifles 1953 Tyrone Power

Posted on September 15th, 2014 under Posted by

Tanker’s Tuesday: T34/85 Regiment

Posted on September 9th, 2014 under , , , , , . Posted by

15mm Black Watch

Posted on September 5th, 2014 under , . Posted by

Tanker’s Tuesday: M18 Hellcat

Posted on September 2nd, 2014 under , , , . Posted by

 Here is a highly updated modified version : A simple ROCO M41 conversion with the turret from a ROCO M36 Jackson:http://m18hellcat.com/m18hellcat/Home.html

Named Regiments:BEE 5TH Armored Cavalry Regiment

Posted on August 26th, 2014 under , , , , , , . Posted by

 5TH ARMORED CAVALRY REGIMENT   Commander Colonel T. RushThe Second Armored Cavalry Regiment, is one of the newer units in the army (my collection) and started out a few years ago with M1s and Brandleys from variousmanufactures…

Tanker’s Tuesday: AMX30

Posted on August 26th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AMX-30A few of my ROCO conversions

Lockheed Martin HImars MTV 5

Posted on August 24th, 2014 under , , , , . Posted by

1/87Lockheed Martin Himars MTV army truck rocket launcher sales sample given as gifts to personnel, etc. Made of solid die-cast metal, trademarked on bottom of chassis, 3″ X 1″X 1.25″ h, a little smallerthan HO scale.

FURY – Official Trailer – In Theaters October 17th

Posted on August 21st, 2014 under , . Posted by

April, 1945. As the Allies make their final push in the European Theatre, a battle-hardened army sergeant named Wardaddy commands a Sherman tank and her five-man crew on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Outnumbered and outgunned, and with a rooki…

Tanker’s Tuesday: Leo IA

Posted on August 19th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

ROCO Leo IA tanks from two of my Mercenary units

Tanker’s Tuesday: Leopard 2

Posted on August 12th, 2014 under . Posted by

The Leopard 2 is a main battle tank developed by Krauss-Maffei in the early 1970s for the West German Army. The tank first entered service in 1979 and succeeded the earlier Leopard 1 as the main battle tank of the German Army. Various versions have ser…

DEADLY UPGRADE for Leopard 2A4 Main Battle Tank unveiled in Germany to r…

Posted on August 12th, 2014 under Posted by

Tanker’s Tuesday: FOW 15mm T55 GMC

Posted on August 5th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

Carriage, Motor, Gun, T66. Requested by the Tank Destroyer Command, only one vehicle was completed, modified from the Armored Car, T19E1. (Photo: US Army)I’ve been wanting to pick up a couple of these for a few years, a good deal on ebay and …

Tanker’s Tuesday:Type 2 Ka-Mi

Posted on July 29th, 2014 under , , , , , , . Posted by

Here are a few (all) of my 15mm scale Type 2 Ka-Mi WWII Japanese amphibious tanks, in both  NQM, and Megablitz terms probably twice the actual production run…but, I got a good deal on them….)

Tanker’s Tuesday:Type 90 Kyū-maru

Posted on July 22nd, 2014 under , , . Posted by

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Type_90_Ky%C5%AB-maru

Cold War Memories

Posted on July 21st, 2014 under , . Posted by

These posters were everywhere around my battalion(s) …..)

Cold War Memories

Posted on July 21st, 2014 under , . Posted by

These posters were everywhere around my battalion(s) …..)

Classic Camouflage ‘Dazzles’ in London

Posted on July 15th, 2014 under , , . Posted by

In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of World War I, German artist Tobias Rehberger was commissioned by the British Navy to resurrect the WWI-era form of ship cloaking known as ‘dazzle camouflage.’ Using visually disorienting patterns and colors, …