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  1. #11
    Quote Originally Posted by WandrinAndy View Post
    Sadly not big enough for what I had in mind... and by the sound of things they use non-explosive shells....
    I did see a real Chief for sale somewhere lol

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  2. #12
    Quote Originally Posted by Fivetide View Post
    I had thought of low heat metal casting puter etc but without rubber cleats they would were out fast.
    I'm sure there's a grade of cold cast silicon rubber that would be OK for that job. Mix a bit of pigment if you want them coloured. Try Modern Materials Technology from John Burn

  3. #13
    Quote Originally Posted by Fivetide View Post
    I did see a real Chief for sale somewhere lol
    Trouble with a real Chief is that the treads will mess up the roads.

    Lol... I will stop my sillyness now.

  4. #14
    Quote Originally Posted by boldford View Post
    I'm sure there's a grade of cold cast silicon rubber that would be OK for that job. Mix a bit of pigment if you want them coloured. Try Modern Materials Technology from John Burn
    Wow now thats an awesome Idea .. will be looking at aquireing some of that :)

    Quote Originally Posted by WandrinAndy View Post
    Trouble with a real Chief is that the treads will mess up the roads.

    Lol... I will stop my sillyness now.
    What BPH and tonnage where they Andy ?

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    Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson

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    1/6 scale or 1/4 scale are the ones to go for, plenty of scope for fire power.

  6. #16
    Quote Originally Posted by i2i View Post
    1/6 scale or 1/4 scale are the ones to go for, plenty of scope for fire power.
    I'd love to do a 1/4 scale and have a paint ball gun in it, remote over the internet and shoot people who want to rob my stuff lol .. i'd make a hammerstien hes like my ..want to do robot
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    going back to the 1/16th scale, the tamiya versions are far better quality and the sound is amazing

  8. #18
    Well two things to update.. first CPC dropped the price in the last week of the Snow Leopard by £32 !! I paid full price of £81.24
    http://\http://cpc.farnell.com/jsp/s...=LH0176861&N=0

    But on the bright side after a following a post about avertisment .. didn'nt understand it but anyway I might have found the thing I'm looking for .. cheap wide tracks for an Arduino robot ..

    Drag Chain 18mm x 37mm Flexible Drag Chain Wire Carrier Black 1M Length

    This stuff could work ! may have to strenghten the pins somehow but cheap ! wow..

    Fiction is far more plausible when wrapped around a thread of truth

    Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson

  9. #19
    Hi Fivetide,

    Does this page have what you're looking for perchance? WGC Shop - Reliable Airsoft / Softair Supplier ( Worldwide Delivery from Hong Kong )

    Chris

  10. #20
    Quote Originally Posted by Washout View Post
    Hi Fivetide,

    Does this page have what you're looking for perchance? WGC Shop - Reliable Airsoft / Softair Supplier ( Worldwide Delivery from Hong Kong )

    Chris
    Thanks for the link Chris I would really have liked to make my own but I think it might end up with something bought.

    Fiction is far more plausible when wrapped around a thread of truth

    Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson

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