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PROPOSAL: Tank Destroyer Campaign
Klaus-Adler
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Posted: Monday, November 25, 2019 - 12:10 PM UTC
Hi folks,

i was wondering if anyone would be interested in a Tank Destroyer campaign?

lets stop building the bait and go for the hunters instead.

so here's my idea 1/72 to 1/16 scale. any era, any nation, turret/no turret and and any kit manufacturer, let me know if you would be interested, i've lodged an official proposal this evening.

Klaus
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Posted: Monday, November 25, 2019 - 12:24 PM UTC
I might. I have AFV Club's Wiesel TOW in the stash. It would also be the excuse I need to get Fine Mold's JGSDF Type 60 106mm Recoil-less Rifle Vehicle.
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Posted: Monday, November 25, 2019 - 01:50 PM UTC
Yes, big beautiful hunters.

Have a JagdPanzer E-100 ready to go.
Lakota
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Posted: Monday, November 25, 2019 - 02:02 PM UTC
I'll have to skip this one. My tank destroyer is 1/144 scale.
Take care,
Don "Lakota"
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Posted: Monday, November 25, 2019 - 03:09 PM UTC
Mmmm. I seem to have an M10, an Achilles.an Archer, a M36 Jackson, a SU-76, a Su-85, a Nashorn, 2 Marders, a Hetzer and some others in the stash. When are you thinking of running the campaign from?
Klaus-Adler
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Posted: Monday, November 25, 2019 - 10:33 PM UTC

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I'll have to skip this one. My tank destroyer is 1/144 scale.
Take care,
Don "Lakota"



Don, i didn't realise that there was 1/144 Tank Destroyers out there so if/when i get approval i'll put that scale in. :-)
Klaus-Adler
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Posted: Monday, November 25, 2019 - 10:35 PM UTC

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Mmmm. I seem to have an M10, an Achilles.an Archer, a M36 Jackson, a SU-76, a Su-85, a Nashorn, 2 Marders, a Hetzer and some others in the stash. When are you thinking of running the campaign from?



Hi mate,

i like to run long campaigns to give people time to enjoy it so i am hoping to start the campaign in January and have it end in September, let me know what you think, at the moment everything is still fluid.
Johnnych01
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Posted: Monday, November 25, 2019 - 10:42 PM UTC
Well I would be ip for it if is a long campaign as I do have an old Dgn Jagdtiger I could use but I have always wanted to try a M10 or M36 ...count me in if its long one
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Posted: Monday, November 25, 2019 - 11:38 PM UTC
Would be in
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Posted: Monday, November 25, 2019 - 11:39 PM UTC
I will join with... Something. What about anti tank guns? Mounted on trucks?
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Posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 01:30 AM UTC
I'm in, always plenty of choice in this category.
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Posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 01:59 AM UTC
In!(Think I'm the 10th volunteer)

I'll build a Bulgarian SU-100 from the height of the Cold War.
Just love to cut and throw away the old Zvezda's plastic

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Posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 02:12 AM UTC

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Mmmm. I seem to have an M10, an Achilles.an Archer, a M36 Jackson, a SU-76, a Su-85, a Nashorn, 2 Marders, a Hetzer and some others in the stash. When are you thinking of running the campaign from?



Hi mate,

i like to run long campaigns to give people time to enjoy it so i am hoping to start the campaign in January and have it end in September, let me know what you think, at the moment everything is still fluid.



So, the beginning of September or the end of September? Can always extend it if enough people need it in order to finish.



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Posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 02:26 AM UTC

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So, the beginning of September or the end of September? Can always extend it if enough people need it in order to finish.







Never mind! I found your submission.

You're official! Go here to Enlist!



Johnnych01
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Posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 02:43 AM UTC
Well, thats me enlisted ...now, the big old Jagdtiger or something smaller but just as deadly ....
oldbean
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Posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 03:11 AM UTC
Okay, I'm in. Been needing a reason to build my Academy Achilles.

Jesse
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Posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 03:19 AM UTC
Enlisted. I have at least 4 different kits to pick from. Decisions, decisions!
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Posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 05:07 AM UTC
I have the Tamiya Achilles. I'll sign up.
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Posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 05:52 AM UTC
I wonder what kind of vehicles in modern era would be acceptable for this campaign.

Figures with rocket launcher are accepted ?
Klaus-Adler
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Posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 06:12 AM UTC

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I wonder what kind of vehicles in modern era would be acceptable for this campaign.

Figures with rocket launcher are accepted ?



not really, they'd be more at home in an anti tank/tank hunter team campaign. this more about vehicles purposefully built to destroy tanks some of which have been repurposed for modern conflicts.
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Posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 07:27 AM UTC
Hi! I'm in. The question is what to use. There are 10 models to choose from. Maybe some Marder.
Kalin
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Posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 07:40 AM UTC
You've twisted my arm, so I've signed up. Probably the Hetzer, although I do have a Sturer Emil gazing at me balefully.
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Posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 08:15 AM UTC

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I wonder what kind of vehicles in modern era would be acceptable for this campaign.

Figures with rocket launcher are accepted ?



not really, they'd be more at home in an anti tank/tank hunter team campaign. this more about vehicles purposefully built to destroy tanks some of which have been repurposed for modern conflicts.



Ok. Thank you.
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Posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 01:01 PM UTC
I'll jump in for this. I think I will go with a Jagtiger.
Lakota
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Posted: Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 02:16 PM UTC

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I'll have to skip this one. My tank destroyer is 1/144 scale.
Take care,
Don "Lakota"



Don, i didn't realise that there was 1/144 Tank Destroyers out there so if/when i get approval i'll put that scale in. :-)



What can I say? "Thanks, I'm in." Will build a 1/144 Dragon Jagdpanzer.
Take care,
Don "Lakota"