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Armor/AFV: Large Scale
1/16 and Larger Armor Modeling
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Victoria, Australia
Joined: January 09, 2012
KitMaker: 37 posts
Armorama: 30 posts
Posted: Saturday, August 24, 2013 - 03:16 PM UTC
Hi guys hope everyone is doing well, i am in need of some assistance, im building a 1/25th scale australian dozer centurion in the tamiya kit, and the only thing i need is the commanders 1919 30 cal mg, the only one ive been able to get is a mouse house conversions one that is terrible, the resin cast is beyond the point of being able to use it, does anyone know of anything floating around out there i can use, i have metal barrles just need a 30 cal body, cheers for the help guys.

best regards blake
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Washington, United States
Joined: September 21, 2010
KitMaker: 1,846 posts
Armorama: 1,509 posts
Posted: Saturday, August 24, 2013 - 05:36 PM UTC
I would contact Jason at mouse house and ask for a replacement. Their products are great and so is their customer service. Try that first. Cheers.
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Skåne, Sweden
Joined: May 14, 2010
KitMaker: 749 posts
Armorama: 743 posts
Posted: Saturday, August 24, 2013 - 07:10 PM UTC
Hi Blake,

Not sure if this will help, but RB Model makes a turned brass .30 barrel in this scale. Their barrels are always very nice in my opinion, at least from my experience of their 1/35 products.


Right at the bottom of the 1/24-25 barrel section, below all the wooden barrels.


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North Carolina, United States
Joined: May 17, 2012
KitMaker: 1,980 posts
Armorama: 1,571 posts
Posted: Saturday, August 24, 2013 - 10:25 PM UTC
I'm with Damon. If I bought something that turned out to be that poorly made, I'd be in contact with the company for a replacement.
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United States
Joined: September 27, 2009
KitMaker: 28 posts
Armorama: 27 posts
Posted: Sunday, August 25, 2013 - 05:55 AM UTC
Hope this helps, Hasegawa 1/24 willys jeep has a .30cal version.