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Jeep, etc. Campaign?
PantherF
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Posted: Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 04:51 AM UTC
How does a 1/16 German car sound... like a Kubelwagen or the Schwimmwagen?

Or, drive to the local Hobby Lobby for that 1/14 JEEP?




Jeff
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Posted: Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 07:13 AM UTC
I might be in with a Trumpy UAZ 469 or a Revell Mercedes Wolf.
PantherF
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Posted: Monday, September 28, 2015 - 05:40 AM UTC
Okay... 1/16 is out.

Maybe another 1/24th kit then?




Jeff
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Posted: Monday, September 28, 2015 - 06:07 AM UTC

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Okay... 1/16 is out.

Maybe another 1/24th kit then?




Jeff



Oops. Pricey?

Michael
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Posted: Monday, September 28, 2015 - 05:50 PM UTC
Guys, let me in with similar model as Michael already shown before: 1/35 Dragon SAS 1/4 Ton 4x4 ETO Many thanks..


Kind regard from Indonesia


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Posted: Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 05:42 AM UTC

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Okay... 1/16 is out.

Maybe another 1/24th kit then?




Jeff



Oops. Pricey?

Michael




Nope, I have one. Just guess it wasn't a great idea.




Jeff
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Posted: Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 04:13 PM UTC
Jeff how about Dragons 1/6 lol
MichaelSatin
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Posted: Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 05:15 PM UTC

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Okay... 1/16 is out.

Maybe another 1/24th kit then?




Jeff



Oops. Pricey?

Michael




Nope, I have one. Just guess it wasn't a great idea.




Jeff



Jeff,

I didn't know there was a 1/16 kit out there. Who makes it and what's it called?

Michael
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Posted: Friday, October 02, 2015 - 07:17 PM UTC
By the way, anyone have any great ideas for a ribbon? I don't want to make it too Jeep specific since I've been encouraging other vehicles as well.

Michael
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Posted: Saturday, October 03, 2015 - 08:14 AM UTC
I will give this a bash with the new braille scale Airfix Jeep plus howitzer set.

Ben.
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Posted: Saturday, October 03, 2015 - 02:21 PM UTC
Could be in on this - investigating PPA (Popski's Private Army) jeeps at the moment. I'd like to do Popski's own jeep with the .50s front and rear............
DaveCox
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Posted: Saturday, October 03, 2015 - 05:33 PM UTC
Or maybe HobbyBoss' Land Rover 'Wolf'.... or AFV Club's M38A1 with 106mm gun........
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Posted: Saturday, October 03, 2015 - 08:38 PM UTC

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Could be in on this - investigating PPA (Popski's Private Army) jeeps at the moment. I'd like to do Popski's own jeep with the .50s front and rear............



I'm half-way through just that build.

Perry
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Posted: Saturday, October 03, 2015 - 10:27 PM UTC
[quoteI'm half-way through just that build.

Perry[/quote]

Are you doing a desert jeep or Europe?
I'm thinking basic jeep with extra guns, ammo and personal gear. The European jeeps don't seem to have been loaded so heavily, probably because raids were shorter and resupply easier.
MichaelSatin
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Posted: Monday, October 05, 2015 - 06:05 PM UTC
In lieu of any other ideas, how does this look?

 photo Jeep ribbon small_zpsj3mujbnv.gif

I know it's a Jeep, but at this size it's fairly anonymous but still obviously a small vehicle. What do you all think?

Michael
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Posted: Monday, October 05, 2015 - 06:16 PM UTC
This campaign sounds great and something I might actually be able to finish.
I'm in!
panzerbob01
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Posted: Monday, October 05, 2015 - 06:51 PM UTC
That little Jeep ribbon would work for me!

Bob
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Posted: Monday, October 05, 2015 - 11:21 PM UTC

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[quoteI'm half-way through just that build.

Perry



Are you doing a desert jeep or Europe?
I'm thinking basic jeep with extra guns, ammo and personal gear. The European jeeps don't seem to have been loaded so heavily, probably because raids were shorter and resupply easier.[/quote]

Italy 1945. I have gear and extra .50s from LSA, some 3D printed jerry-cans and doing a bit of scratch work for brackets, mounts, etc. Popski didn't mount the second .50 until late in Italy I believe. The second jeep has the more usual .30/.50 combo.
erichvon
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Posted: Tuesday, October 06, 2015 - 12:09 AM UTC
I'll be in but with a Kubelwagen or Schwimmwagen. Depends which one turns up on ebay first as I need a couple of Kubels anyway.
noddy927
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Posted: Tuesday, October 06, 2015 - 03:24 PM UTC
Mike that ribbon looks good to me, says it all really.

Pete
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Posted: Tuesday, October 06, 2015 - 03:39 PM UTC
Im in with 1/72 airfix landrover count me in
panzerIV
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Posted: Tuesday, October 06, 2015 - 03:44 PM UTC
Whats the timescale for campaign?
MichaelSatin
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Posted: Tuesday, October 06, 2015 - 06:02 PM UTC

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Whats the timescale for campaign?



November 1, 2015 through May 31, 2016.

Michael
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Posted: Wednesday, October 07, 2015 - 12:57 AM UTC
I'm in with the Trumpy BJ 212 jeep that I picked up last week
Ribbon looks fine to me too
panzerIV
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Posted: Thursday, October 08, 2015 - 05:14 AM UTC
Cheers michael
just enlisted now looking forward to starting this