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bovington trip
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: Sun Aug 20, 2006 8:39 am
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going to bovington in a few weeks is there any vehicles you would like me to photograph and show on my webshot site

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PostPosted: Sun Aug 20, 2006 1:58 pm
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I'd like to see some of the British FV214 Conqueror. Just some overall photos (front/side and quarter views) would do for me.

Man, I would really like to be able to visit there some time - hopefully in the near future.

Would also like to get the Accurate Armour kit of one as well - but can't decide between a Mk1 or a Mk2. Think it would look good sitting next to an M103A2 tank (a future Accurate Armour kit that I'm looking forward to.).

Thanks!

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PostPosted: Sun Aug 20, 2006 2:44 pm
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If you have time, I'd like to see more of this:



Seen it on ebay a couple of times for big bucks! Interesting vehicle.


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PostPosted: Sun Aug 20, 2006 4:53 pm
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Thats at APG, not Bovington, and its one of a kind...

You can find more about it here.

www.achtungpanzer.com/wafft.htm#heu

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PostPosted: Sun Aug 20, 2006 9:31 pm
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Any shots of the Sentinel would be of interest to me, especially if you could get a few of the drop tank on the back of it, I've never seen a good shot of the front side of it and how it's attached and connected to the main tanks.
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 21, 2006 8:52 am
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Oh, hey thanks Neil!
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 21, 2006 11:45 am
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- Neil_Baumgardner
Thats at APG, not Bovington, and its one of a kind.


Imperial War Museum has one as well. I still have an image or two lying around taken from when it was delivered to the madhouse... though I am not sure its still there - probably up at Duxford somewhere these days.

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PostPosted: Mon Aug 21, 2006 1:08 pm
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If you take the train from London and walk the 2(?) miles to the museum you should pass a small plaque marking the spot where T.E. Lawrence (of Arabia) crashed his motorcycle and died, May 19 1935.
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 21, 2006 1:09 pm
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going to bovington in a few weeks is there any vehicles you would like me to photograph and show on my webshot site

dennis


If it's possible, walkarounds of:

Guy Mk.I Armored car
A9 Cruiser Tank Mk.I
A10 Cruiser Tank Mk.II
A11 Infantry Tank Mk.I Matilda
A13 Cruiser Tank Mk.IV (in fact, upgraded Mk.III)
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 22, 2006 3:48 am
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TOG please !

If interested in photos of the Marmon-Harrington Mk VI (6 pounder gun) let me know via a PM !

Thanks for the kind offer

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PostPosted: Wed Aug 23, 2006 1:44 am
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- Neil_Baumgardner
Thats at APG, not Bovington, and its one of a kind.


Imperial War Museum has one as well. I still have an image or two lying around taken from when it was delivered to the madhouse... though I am not sure its still there - probably up at Duxford somewhere these days.

Cool


The one at Duxford is different prototype, close but not the same.

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PostPosted: Wed Aug 23, 2006 9:34 am
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And another request - Coventry Mk.I armored car
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 23, 2006 9:55 am
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taranov.
have you seen my wheeled at bovington
dennis

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taranov.
have you seen my wheeled at bovington
dennis

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Yep. But something more "detailed" can be better Smile
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 01, 2006 8:28 am
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Any towed anti-tank guns would be cool.

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