Pete's Toon Sherman Mine Roller.

Pete Low

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Hi I've been asked to put the build thread on.

First I up graded the bogie wheels and got rid off the BMW spoked wheels.
Made up bushes for the new wheels.
Punched out some discs for the rear idler wheels, added new centers.
Added nuts and studs, drilled holes for return roller.
Added front drive sprocket.
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Test fit.
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Made up roller.
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Fitted lights, M/G, gun barrel lock, horn, lifting eyes, cut a slot for trans bolts. front tow eye.
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Fitted fuel filler cap, rear exh pipes, rear lights, tools.
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The turret I added periscope guards, XL Toon M/G, radio mast.
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Test fit.
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Primer coat on.
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FInished.
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Please see finish pic's http://www.scale-models.co.uk/threads/petes-toon-sherman-mine-roller.31334/

Thank you for looking in.
Pete
 

John Race

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Pete.
How come you keep it so clean !
John.
 

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Nice one Pete. Is the roller from a 3D printer ?
 

Pete Low

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Nice one Pete. Is the roller from a 3D printer ?
Hi Ian and thanks, you are spot on and win the eagle eyes action man award yes I did move the end brackets from the ends to the centre and added domed rivet to the rolls.
Pete.
 

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Hi Pete
A worthy addition to the 'toon brigade.
Jim
 

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Hello Pete,
Diversity is what makes life interesting, and this latest gem is interesting - great work.
Mike
 
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