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BOOK REVIEW 3

Another fine book in the Pen and Sword Images of War series is: SS PANZER DIVISIONS ON THE EASTERN FRONT by Bob Carruthers. This book is chock full of striking photographs taken throughout the war, from the invasion of Poland, … Continue reading

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3D printed WW2 CCKW build

The Western Slope Division is building two RC World War Two CCKW 2 1/2 ton trucks from 3D printed parts.  There are no instructions, so the build has been slow, with lots of dry fitting of parts before gluing.   They … Continue reading

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AIR POWER

Having air support is critical to success. Drone footage of TANKLAND.

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1/16 Scale Trucks

UPDATE 4-3-2018: We did some redneck work on the two 4×4 trucks, now we have one working 6×6 and a trailer.  It’s not done yet, the rubber band is holding it together, but it has been a fun bash together so … Continue reading

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T-34/85

The WSD acquired a Heng Long 1/16 scale T-34/85.  It’s done up in winter whitewash camo.  Preliminary testing has shown that it does very well in snow.  That could be a big advantage here in the Rockies, we have lots … Continue reading

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WSD invades FRAG: Battle report

The Western Slope Division invaded FRAG last weekend sending Ouray Troop over the divide to Denver.  There were several fierce battles where the Allies attempted to take the village from the Axis forces, and one involving the Axis trying to … Continue reading

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DRAGON on patrol

DRAGON the M1A2 on patrol around Tankland.

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