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D Toys Release US Modern AFV Antennae and Mount Set and FBCB/BFT Set

Posted by Minuteman1636 on September 2, 2013 at 2:40 PM Comments comments (1)

D Toys has released two new sets DT35-66 and DT35-67.

DT35-66 US Modern FBCB/BFT set


DT35-67 US Modern AFV Antennae and Mount set


First I want to say that it is always a good day when we have more HMMWV kits or related accessory sets produced.

Overall, the detail looks g...

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US Army M240B/M249 side mount

Posted by Minuteman1636 on July 7, 2012 at 11:25 PM Comments comments (1)

Mario Matijasic reviews one of the latest Live Resin releases: "US Army M240B/M249 Military Systems Group Inc. SA-1 Swing Arm with H24-6 Machine gun Mount" [set LRE-35018]....US Army M240B/M249 Military Systems Group Inc. SA 1 Swing Arm a double articulated gun mount support with H24-6 Machine Gun Mount.

See the full review on Armorama at this link:

http://www.armorama.com/modules.php?op=modload&name=Reviews&file=index&req=showcontent&id=7922

Live Resin US Army M240B/M249 Mount Review

Posted by Minuteman1636 on June 30, 2012 at 5:15 PM Comments comments (0)

Here is a great review on Armorama of the recently released Live Resin

US Army M240B/M249 HMMWV mount (1:35)

US Army M240B/M249 Military Systems Group Inc. H24-6 Machine Gun Mount with HMMWV mount and armor shield

http://www.armorama.com/modules.php?op=modload&name=Reviews&file=index&req=showcontent&id=7917

24 March 2012

Posted by Minuteman1636 on March 25, 2012 at 1:35 AM Comments comments (0)

I added about 20 new photos to the M1101 High Mobility Trailer photo album. The new photos show the NATO 3-color cargo cover in place. The photos also show detail of the camouflage cover support framework.

Army To Cancel HMMWV Recap Program

Posted by Minuteman1636 on January 26, 2012 at 10:20 AM Comments comments (1)

Although the title of the article is 'Army cancels Humvee Recap, places bets on JLTV', the article states the program is only being reduced in order to use the money to fund the purchase of vehicles from the JLTV program.

You can read more here:  http://www.hmmwvinscale.com/hmmwvpressreleases.htm

 

Note For 9 June

Posted by Minuteman1636 on June 9, 2011 at 4:55 PM Comments comments (2)
Took a couple of HMMWV pictures tonight. 1. A few photos of the old 'bowl' style air intake 2. Varient of BFT/MTS antennae/receiver 3. Two different shots of externally mounted solar panels for DAGR/PLGR or other internal mounted electronics. Minuteman1636

M1151 Armament Carrier by Juan Carlos

Posted by Minuteman1636 on May 3, 2011 at 8:32 PM Comments comments (0)

I added a 28 photo album of an M1151 Armament Carrier built by Juan Carlos. He built the HMMWV using the Tamiya M1025 as the base kit using the Legends M1151 conversion. Check it out!

Added Two Model Photo Albums 02 MAY 11

Posted by Minuteman1636 on May 3, 2011 at 1:40 AM Comments comments (0)

I added two new model photo albums tonight.

First one was a 5 photo album of an Israel M997 Hamer David ambulance by Christophe Jaquemont.

The second album was a 42 photo album of an M1114 Armament Carrier by Juan Carlos.

Thank you to both of them for the contributions.

 

 

3 additions for 23 March

Posted by Minuteman1636 on March 24, 2011 at 1:01 AM Comments comments (0)

I added a 193 photo walk-around of an M1025R1 Armament Carrier that I took today. You will find the album in Model & Vehicle photo page.

I added a 15 photo review of the REAL MODEL M1037 HMMWV Shelter. Mine has a casting fault and is missing some parts. I will let you know if I'm able to get it replaced by the vendor or manufacturer. You will find it on the ' Real Model' page in the Model Kits & Accessories section.

I added a 33 photo layout of a 'legacy' HMMWV pioneer too...

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New HMMWV antennae sets from Voyager

Posted by Minuteman1636 on March 23, 2011 at 12:15 AM Comments comments (0)

Voyager has announced two new HMMWV antennae sets on their website. I have uploaded the images to the Voyager section here. The item titles are also direct links to the manufacturer item page.

The sets are:

1.  PEA253 Modern HUMVEE electronic Antennas set

2. PEA254 Modern US HUMVEE ECM Antenna set(pole telescopic)

Looks like great stuff.


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