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Research Squad Tiger Book
The AFV ASSOCIATION was formed in 1964 to support the thoughts and research of all those interested in Armored Fighting Vehicles and related topics, such as AFV drawings. The emphasis has always been on sharing information and communicating with other members of similar interests; e.g. German armor, Japanese AFVs, or whatever.
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 16, 2014 6:32 am
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I noticed they have updated the expected release date - originally "early 2012", now November 2014.

www.theresearchsquad.c...erbooklink

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PostPosted: Tue Sep 16, 2014 10:42 am
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it was a reversed 2 : please read "early 2015"..

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PostPosted: Tue Sep 16, 2014 2:18 pm
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Their website's not been updated for years.
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 16, 2014 3:29 pm
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Actually, this update happened 10 September (last Monday) - I have a changedetection.com tracker set up for that page www.changedetection.co...k_log.html Before that date it did say "early in 2012." It now says "November 2014"
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 22, 2014 10:00 am
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Additional info just posted today:

"The A4 Portrait book will comprise:
+/- 200 pages
680+ images
55+ re-mastered diagrams.
27 selected re-mastered diagrams at A4 size"
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 01, 2015 1:52 pm
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Okay, so November and December 2014 have clearly now passed...
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PostPosted: Fri Jan 02, 2015 11:40 am
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perhaps a typing error in de year, it should be 4012 Mr. Green

It is possible to find the book at several book stores, like amazon.
However they all tell: Currently unavailable Confused

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PostPosted: Thu Jan 29, 2015 11:51 am
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Now "early 2015"
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PostPosted: Fri Jan 30, 2015 2:03 am
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When Hell Freezes Over ...

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 06, 2015 2:07 pm
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Tiger: A Modern study of Fgst.NR. 250031

The Research Squad are pleased to announce the release of Tiger: Modern Study of Fgst. NR. 250031, a complete photo study of the Aberdeen 712 Tiger tank. The Research Squad were given given special permission by the collection and Aberdeen Proving Ground Museum to fully document this important vehicle in order to create a photographic record for any future restoration work. This includes a full exterior walk-around, a complete documentation of the interior and also a detailed study of the engine compartment and engine.

To this end the knowledge and expertise of many contributors were brought together, not least of which were our two technical editors, Liejon Schoot and Rob Veenendaal, without whose massive contribution this book would not have been completed.

The book will comprise:
208 pages
+/- 690 images.
69 technical diagrams (including 27 selected re-mastered diagrams at A4 size)

This will include:
• a full exterior walk-around,
• a complete documentation of the interior
• a detailed study of the engine compartment.
• a history of the vehicle from capture to present date
• a veteran interview with the driver of Maj. Leuder
• a history of the vehicle from capture to present date
• a technical article by Liejon Schoot and Rob Veenendaal on the Vorpanzer design

On Sale now

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PostPosted: Wed Oct 07, 2015 5:09 pm
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'On Sale NOW' 'WILL comprise' 'WILL include'

So do we have an actual publication date?

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PostPosted: Wed Oct 07, 2015 6:17 pm
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'On Sale NOW' 'WILL comprise' 'WILL include'

So do we have an actual publication date?


Or any reviews? I looked and saw none. Tank enthusiasts are usually a fairly gabby bunch about new stuff.

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PostPosted: Thu Oct 08, 2015 12:12 am
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seems like a digital version is already available

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PostPosted: Fri Oct 09, 2015 7:13 pm
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Looks like digital only now. No mention of a hardcopy version.
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PostPosted: Sun Oct 11, 2015 6:35 pm
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Looks like digital only now. No mention of a hardcopy version.


So any idea what format the digital edition is in? Kindle?, EPUB?, PDF? It matters and I don't see it mentioned anywhere

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