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Here are some new vehicles for the layout.

They are all military vehicles re-purposed for civilian use.






























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Even though it's been said that a picture is worth a thousand words,

it seems to me that a few words might be appropriate.


JMO.

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I agree...some words please.

Nice vehicles, and that dozer looks like it could be "upscaled",
into a nice 1:35 piece of equipment.

Now, who makes the dozer?

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Looks like the Tamiya 1:48 scale Japanese bulldozer to me:

https://www.emodels.co.uk/media/catalog/product/cache/1/image/555x555/9df78eab33525d08d6e5fb8d27136e95/t/a/tam32565.jpg



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Hi Clif :wave:

COOL rides ! :pimp:

The fire truck I am extra envious of !

The dozer came out real nice...
...and YELLOW !
The ONLY colour for creepy crawlies IMO ;)

I actually have one of those dozers Woodie.
In 1:35 it is possibly the size of a Caterpillar TEN.

I just gotta work out how to BASH a new seat for the driving dude ?
Mmm...

Top stuff Cliff !
Love that Austin as well.
Pops always had an Austin or two in bits everywhere, when I was a nipper !!

:moose::moose::moose::moose::moose:

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The dozer is from Tamiya.
It could be up-scaled very easily.

I don't know if Tamiya offers the same kit in 1/35 scale.
There are several bulldozers available in 1/35 scale from various manufactures.
I believe one is "Dragon".

I do a lot of shopping at two local Hobbytown stores.
You can get a lot of kits that can be turned into civilian vehicles very easily.

The down side is most of the kits are a little pricey.
The upside is that all were easily assembled, very detailed, and correctly scaled.

Two of the vehicles, the fire truck and the fuel truck, are Cezch kits.

I consider myself very lucky in the sense that the Denver area,
has several very good hobby shops.

Side note is that Caboose Hobbies is soon to be reopened,
under a new owner and in a new location.

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Some models are from Unimodels.

I believe these are Ford models, built in the old Russia.


The first is an Opel Blitz, Tamiya did one, and Italeri also.


This one is from Italeri, I made a flat bed from it.

 








Tamiya made also a nice staff car,

it's a Ford.



 

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Nice looking.
 

They give me ideas,

especially the flatbed.


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I've been building a New Zealand forest fire engine,
that were built after WW2, on ex-Army armoured chassis.


The model started as 1/48 Tamiya Humber armoured car.

https://www.scalemates.com/kits/tamiya-32587-7ton-armored-car-mkiv--987543


The first change to the kit.





And final.





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And inlace on friends layout.





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Hi Paul,

Very well disguised.

I would never have guessed its parentage.


 :bow: :bow: :apl: :2t:


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Hi Paul  :wave:



VERY NICE WORK !  :bow: :bow: :bow: :bow: :bow:


:thumb:

I have had this N.Z. magazine in my sights for a while !  :old dude:





I always thought the truck conversion ^^ looked really   C :cool: :cool: L   ! !

Came across it after getting one of the Tamiya 1:35 scale 'Quad Tractor' kits ...





It kinda looks like a fairly BIG ! vehicle ... But is actually quite compact ...  L:





Lots of cheap WWII ex-Army trucks around to buy, like in this 1949 pic. from Google Images ...





Any ex-Army  :Salute:  WWII truck ^^ spotters out there ? ...  ???  ... Quad chassis ?  L:


:)


Si.



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