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DRAGON on patrol

DRAGON the M1A2 on patrol around Tankland.

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Book Review 2

Pen and Sword Books latest Images of War Special: The Panther Tank, Hitler’s t-34 Killer does an excellent job of giving the reader an excellent overview of what drove the design and development of one of the most famous tanks … Continue reading

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Convoy Pictures

I like setting up convoy pictures with these 1/16 scale RC tanks.  US or German, I have fun setting up the RC tanks with static models to depict convoys in motion, historic or modern.  If I ever get enough people … Continue reading

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US HALFTRACK

I had a chance to run the halftrack outdoors at Tankland and it it did very well.  I got it stuck a time or two, but mostly it took on the rocks and sand like a trooper. We got a … Continue reading

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Book Reviews

Summer is a busy time here in the Rockies, we haven’t had much time to work on RC tanks, but as modelers we still enjoy reading about history.  One of our favorite sources of historical reference photos is the series … Continue reading

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ABRAMS MOVIE

The new Abrams Ouray Troop acquired has worked out well.  We took it to Arizona to the the DAK event and it made three “kills” in its first engagement,  ran well, and the only thing damaged was the exhaust deflector. … Continue reading

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DAK demo at Falcon Field 3-26-2016

The Western Slope Division once again went to Arizona to enjoy some fun in the sun with the great folks at Desert Armor Korps.  This year the event was held at Falcon Field Airport during an air show by the … Continue reading

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