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RB Models 17 pdr "Achilles" Barrel
California, United States
Joined: October 21, 2007
KitMaker: 3,684 posts
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Posted: Thursday, March 17, 2011 - 03:13 PM UTC
Stefan Halter sizes up and tries on RB Models 17 pdr Barrel for the Achilles tank destroyer.

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Texas, United States
Joined: June 29, 2010
KitMaker: 5,854 posts
AeroScale: 372 posts
Posted: Thursday, March 17, 2011 - 03:33 PM UTC
And I didn't even have to ask about the AFV kit, thanks for covering this one Stefan!
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England - East Anglia, United Kingdom
Joined: June 20, 2008
KitMaker: 3,972 posts
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Posted: Friday, March 18, 2011 - 01:02 AM UTC

Great review! I said I'd upload some pics and a drawing, so here they are:

M10C turret pics

When I first saw this turret it was up on wooden blocks at one end of a line of displayed cannon. Sadly it is now the centrepiece of the children's play-pit! (Hence all the wood chips for Health & Safety - I'm surprised they didn't notice the hard steel hazard in the middle...)