20 Jun

Flames of War House Roof with Google SketchUp

Hi…best regards…enclosed this I send you a little videotutorial…its in Spanish but Im sure you can understand it.

The tuto shows how made a roof in Google SketchUp, and then how made it to have a papercraft roof, then will be the base for a future Flames of War roof.

Its quite easy..and very, very efective!!!.

 

 
18 Jun

Schwere Panzer Abteilung 505

Tiger

The sPzAbt.505 had one of the most spectacular markings: a knight on a charger.

The 505th was the last independent battalion created with the old organization of 20 Tigers and 25 Pz.Kpfw.III. Formed in February 1943, the 505th received several Tigers and the rest in March with 25 Pzkpfw IIIs. The unit was loaded on rail cars on 29/30 April 1943 and sent to Heeres Gruppe Mitte on the Eastern Front, where it was ordered to upgrade to the new organization, and received 11 Tigers that were shipped from the ordenance depot between 8 and 10 June 1943. It took part in OPERATION CITADEL as part of Feldmarschall Model’s 9th Armee. Read More