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Combat Engineer Campaign
GulfWarrior
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Posted: Friday, October 05, 2018 - 02:38 PM UTC
Hey guys, back in August I submitted a proposal for a combat engineer campaign. I haven't heard anything yet; but I was kinda wanting to see if anyone else would be interested.

There are some pretty cool kits out there like the RFM M1 assault breaching vehicle, the Stryker ESV, the Takom M9 ACE, Dragon's M48 AVLB. Heck, even an M4 Sherman with a Rome plow attached.

I don't really have a timeline in mind just yet. I was just thinking it would be something different we could do. If I'm wrong and no one wants to do it, then so be it.

So, what do you think?
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Posted: Friday, October 05, 2018 - 08:29 PM UTC
Yes. Definitely interested. Life has a tendency of getting in the way though ......
/ Robin


Need to rebuild my compressor as well ...
petbat
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Posted: Friday, October 05, 2018 - 09:56 PM UTC
I'd be interested Richard, depending on the dates.

I'm planning on doing the Legend Israeli Puma for the Resin 2 GB, but I could change my mind, or I have a Dragon M4A4 and Legend Flail combo or an Academy M113 Fitter


Would a recovery vehicle like a Bergehetzer, M88A1, Bergepanther, etc fit your guidelines?

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Lakota
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Posted: Saturday, October 06, 2018 - 03:58 AM UTC
I'm in! This is something I've been waiting for...
Could do a German 251 Engineering halftrack, U.S. dump truck, 2-1/2 ton truck conversion with an air compressor, Dragon Wagon, or a DR-9 bulldozer. I'm sure there are other possibilities in the stash. Would a Bailey bridge work?
Take care,
Don "Lakota"
GulfWarrior
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Posted: Saturday, October 06, 2018 - 11:51 AM UTC
Peter and Don:

Those all sound like suitable projects.

I was thinking maybe a start date of January 1 and maybe going til December 31st; but I'm just spit-ballin' here.

I'm definitely open to suggestions and advice if there are any experienced campaign leaders out there.

Let's see what kind of interest there is out there.
Dragon164
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Posted: Saturday, October 06, 2018 - 02:01 PM UTC
I'm in!

Cheers Rob.
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Posted: Saturday, October 06, 2018 - 02:14 PM UTC
Me too
GulfWarrior
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Posted: Tuesday, October 09, 2018 - 01:30 PM UTC
Over the weekend SprueBrothers was offering 20% off on all Takom stuff. I picked up their M9 ACE. Iíve also got a Stryker Engineer Squad Vehicle and the RFM M1 assault breacher vehicle.
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Posted: Tuesday, October 09, 2018 - 07:53 PM UTC
Okay that is 6 so far... early days yet
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Posted: Tuesday, October 09, 2018 - 09:58 PM UTC
I've got a Bergepanther Ausf A and D crying to be built. A January start date would work for me.
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Posted: Tuesday, October 09, 2018 - 11:16 PM UTC
I'm in.
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Posted: Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 12:51 AM UTC
I'm in-it will either be:
-A Henschel 33D1 truck with Pontonwagen(Pf.11) in tow(Pontonbruecke Typ B/WWII), or
-A BTM-3 trench digger.
Whatever I build, it will be in Bulgarian livery,

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Posted: Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 02:49 AM UTC
I'm in. Not sure with what yet.
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Posted: Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 03:17 AM UTC
Yes count me in not sure whether the Stryker ESV or IDF Puma
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Posted: Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 07:05 AM UTC
Yessssss! A good reason to do Sd.Kfz.251 with pioneer bridges. Always wanted to start it, now i will have no excuse.
GulfWarrior
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Posted: Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 01:27 PM UTC
WooHoo!! Look what came in today!!



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Posted: Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 03:48 AM UTC
I'm in!!
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Posted: Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 05:40 AM UTC
Looks like you've got more than the ten needed, but I'm in too! Not sure with what yet...
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Posted: Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 11:33 AM UTC
My entry:

M4 VBE Eng -Brazilian Army

GulfWarrior
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Posted: Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 12:20 PM UTC

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Looks like you've got more than the ten needed, but I'm in too! Not sure with what yet...




Yeah, I was just noticing that! I sent in a proposal back in August or early September but haven't heard anything. I just messaged the powers that be to see if they can make it official!

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Posted: Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 09:41 PM UTC
Ok fellas !

You can enlist HERE !!!!
petbat
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Posted: Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 09:51 PM UTC
Done!!
GulfWarrior
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Posted: Monday, October 22, 2018 - 02:46 AM UTC
WooHoo!! We're official now, guys!

Go sign up!

I'm probably going to do the RFM M1 assault breaching vehicle first.