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Postby HERMAN BIX » Thu Jan 02, 2020 10:50 am

If I ask, the German suppliers are happy to remove the VAT also.
For me that little gesture goes part way to offsetting the exchange difference. :'(
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Postby lmcq11 » Thu Jan 02, 2020 12:09 pm

HERMAN BIX wrote:If I ask, the German suppliers are happy to remove the VAT also.


Yeah, when i log in with my account, their system recognizes my Canadian shipping address and automatically removes the 19% VAT from all prices, which i do not have to pay. They also charge me 36EU shipping no matter what i purchase (weight and sizes) so i usually package large item purchases from them for a huge shipping discount compared to individual orders.

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Postby Tiger6 » Fri Jan 31, 2020 8:34 pm

Well its only taken a year, but the reviews are now out there:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sefZTMzX4UA

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Postby BarryC » Fri Jan 31, 2020 10:28 pm

Looking forward to getting my hands on this. I've got two on pre-order Axle's.

I'm thinking one will end up as the basis of a M4 High Speed Tractor! :think:

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Postby Tiger6 » Fri Jan 31, 2020 11:50 pm

I suspect mine will end up more as a reference for the 2 Heng Long Shermans I started cutting down a couple of years ago, the tracks don't look like they will be able to be made durable (unlike the Takom Panzer 1a, possibly?)

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Postby Manu-Military » Sat Feb 01, 2020 7:44 am

Many thanks for the video.
I've got two on preorder from Axel's shop and won't see them before March. :-<
Still wonder how this guy managed to get his. :crazy:
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Postby tankme » Sat Feb 01, 2020 8:09 am

Andy runs a hobby shop and this is a pre-release sample sent to him since he does so many online kit reviews.

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Postby Kaczor » Sat Feb 01, 2020 2:47 pm

Track assebly looks like nightmare ;) I hope some company will make usable metal tracks.
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Postby Soeren » Sat Feb 08, 2020 9:16 pm

And< actually built the kit and made a video on it. I wonder though how so many are set off by such nice tracks. Yes, there are some parts in it. But the look really nice.
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Postby Exhibitedbrute » Sun Feb 09, 2020 3:02 pm

Want one

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