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Offline Harry Faversham

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Ferret scout car...
« on: October 08, 2020, 10:12:51 PM »
I'm after one in 20mm scale, one without a turret,  I think it's the Mk.I, who makes the best 'un please?

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Offline tin shed gamer

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Re: Ferret scout car...
« Reply #1 on: October 08, 2020, 11:37:03 PM »
Not a scale I mess with (unless paid too of course :D)
But if memory serves, S&S models do mk1's and mk2's in 20mm.

Offline Harry Faversham

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Re: Ferret scout car...
« Reply #2 on: October 09, 2020, 06:19:44 AM »
Cheers matey, just wot I'm after, for His Nibs to perambulate the fields of glory in!!!

:)

Offline vodkafan

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Re: Ferret scout car...
« Reply #3 on: October 13, 2020, 10:54:21 AM »
You could always have it 3d printed Harry, Butlers Printed Models do them
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Offline JohnFoA

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Re: Ferret scout car...
« Reply #4 on: October 27, 2020, 08:53:32 PM »
Rolf Hedges has some good models.
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Re: Ferret scout car...
« Reply #5 on: October 28, 2020, 02:10:45 AM »
There’s a Matchbox diecast version of the turretless Mk1 that’s about 1/76. Might or might not want to change the wheels. They pop up on ebay from time to time. Best to look for a banged up version. Not to be confused with the Corgi Ferret which is around 1/52 scale.
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Offline SJWi

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Re: Ferret scout car...
« Reply #6 on: October 28, 2020, 05:31:36 AM »
S&S produce all versions of the Ferret. Not cheap ay nearly £10 but nice-looking kits.  The Butler's 3-d printed model is half the price to IMHO looks pretty awful.  No idea if Rolf Hedges/Liberation Miniatures is still going. His website looks horribly out-of-date. Refers to new releases in 2011! 

Offline Harry Faversham

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Re: Ferret scout car...
« Reply #7 on: October 28, 2020, 09:55:42 AM »
In recognition of Lieutenant Colonel Faversham's brilliant handling of a BAOR all arms battlegroup, Harry's been promoted to Brigadier. This entitles him, and his batman/bodyguard, a personal chariot with which to perambulate around the battlefield!
Piccys of Brigadier Faversham on a visitation to see his senior Occifers to follow soon...

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Offline Harry Faversham

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Re: Ferret scout car...
« Reply #8 on: October 28, 2020, 04:07:08 PM »
Harry's new chariot!!!

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Offline tin shed gamer

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Re: Ferret scout car...
« Reply #9 on: October 28, 2020, 04:18:38 PM »
And Harry said
"Who the F*!# let the Crap 'at in?"

Offline Harry Faversham

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Re: Ferret scout car...
« Reply #10 on: October 28, 2020, 05:02:26 PM »
That's the only problem whizzing up the slippery pole of rank and privilege...
having to consort wiv crap 'ats!

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Offline Harry Faversham

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Re: Ferret scout car...
« Reply #11 on: November 01, 2020, 11:28:48 AM »
All the Coldstream Guards FV432s are finished and based. Next up are three of these pretty ropy Easy Models...



Boyes had a bit of a sale in our pokey little seaside resort recently, got all three for £15. Now to see if I can make 'em look summat like!

:?
« Last Edit: November 02, 2020, 07:50:00 AM by Harry Faversham »

Offline Harry Faversham

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Re: Ferret scout car...
« Reply #12 on: November 04, 2020, 12:02:22 PM »


Tickled up a bit, they're passable for wargaming.

 :)
« Last Edit: November 04, 2020, 12:04:42 PM by Harry Faversham »

Offline Ash

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Re: Ferret scout car...
« Reply #13 on: November 04, 2020, 01:28:44 PM »
That's a cracking result , well played.

Offline Harry Faversham

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Re: Ferret scout car...
« Reply #14 on: November 04, 2020, 04:47:57 PM »
Cheers Ash, as I got stuck in I realised 'ropy' was an injustice to Easy Models, to be fair. Windscreen wipers on the driver's vision block's a more than acceptable level of detail.

:-*

 

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