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Occupation: Retired
Interests: Armor and Sci-Fi Modeling
Username: Epi

  



About Epi
I am 47 years of age. I have been modeling since I was around 8 years old. As you can see from my signature, I am retired from the US Army and Texas Army National Guard. I served 6 years in active duty from 1989 to 1995 and in 1998 I joined the Texas Army National Guard and been serving up until this past April 2012, when I retired. I don't claim to be an expert modeler, but I have won numerous awards at one of our local models shows. I have done commission work for several people. My main subject area is modern armor, figures and sci-fi, but I do dabble in aircraft when it tickles my fancy. Last thing I want to say is, that this is the best sight to be at and these guys here are the greatest.

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My Feature Articles

1.Modern CommunicationsARMOR/AFV ENGLISH
2.M1 ABV The BuildAFVS ENGLISH
3.T-14 and K-17 BuildARMOR/AFV ENGLISH
4.Patriot SAM System MOBILE ARTILLERY ENGLISH
5.M1A1 TUSK BuildTANKS ENGLISH
6.Cougar 6x6 JERRV - Bomb PatrolAFVS ENGLISH
7.Ambush!URBAN ENGLISH
8.Knock KnockDESERT & ARID ENGLISH
9.Smoke BreakURBAN ENGLISH
10.CaptureURBAN ENGLISH
11.Can't Get Away From Us!DIORAMAS ENGLISH
12.234/4 AssaultRURAL ENGLISH
13.Painting 3 Types of German WWII CamouflagePAINTING ENGLISH
14.Jedi StartFighterSTAR WARS ENGLISH
15.M-1025 HumveeAFVS ENGLISH
16.Painting Desert USMC MARPATPAINTING ENGLISH
17.TOW 2 Weapon System Part IIGENERAL MODELING ENGLISH
18.Painting Airborne Miniatures 120mm USMC Sniper and SpotterPAINTING ENGLISH
19.Ground TOW 2 weapon systemARMOR/AFV ENGLISH
20.Painting 3/6 Color DCUs & Woodland BDUsPAINTING ENGLISH
21.Modern USArmy Vehicle IdentificationARMOR/AFV ENGLISH
22.Rangers in SomaliaDIORAMAS ENGLISH
23.Building a NTC M1A1 Abrams!ARMOR/AFV ENGLISH

My Reviews

1.Panther Ausf. G BuildBY RYE FIELD MODEL ENGLISH
2.M1235A1 MaxxproBY PANDA HOBBY ENGLISH
3.MCTAGS BY LEGEND PRODUCTIONS ENGLISH
4.Ops-Core HelmetBY LEGEND PRODUCTIONS ENGLISH
5.FN MK 17BY LEGEND PRODUCTIONS ENGLISH
6.M3 HalftrackBY DRAGON MODELS ENGLISH
7.US Army's M1A2 SEPBY FLYHAWK MODEL ENGLISH
8.M1A1 Abrams ODSBY RYE FIELD MODEL ENGLISH
9.US Infantry On BoardBY ITALERI ENGLISH
10.Academy 1/35 M1A2 Abrams SEP BY ACADEMY ENGLISH
11.Cougar 6x6 JERRVBY PANDA HOBBY ENGLISH
12.AMX-10RCRBY TIGER MODEL ENGLISH
13.Panhard VBLBY TIGER MODEL ENGLISH
14.Check PointBY J'S WORK ENGLISH
15.Head for the HueyBY MASTER BOX LTD. ENGLISH
16.IDF Sho't Centurion Mk. 5BY AFV CLUB ENGLISH
17.M1127 Stryker RVBY REAL MODEL ENGLISH
18.Humvee Crew (Item #2365)BY VERLINDEN PRODUCTIONS ENGLISH
19.LAV-25 Crew OIF - Part 1BY WARRIORS ENGLISH
20.Insurgent with AK-47 OIFBY WARRIORS ENGLISH
21.ATGM Crew OIFBY WARRIORS ENGLISH
22.M2/M3 Bradley Reactive ArmorBY VERLINDEN PRODUCTIONS ENGLISH
23.USMC OIF AAVP-7 CrewBY WARRIORS ENGLISH
24.US OIF Head Set #1BY WARRIORS ENGLISH
25.USMC OIF - The PrisonerBY WARRIORS ENGLISH
26.USMC OIF Set #2 - M16 & M249 GunnersBY WARRIORS ENGLISH
27.US Army & USMC Patches, Insignias, and RanksBY ECHELON ENGLISH
28.Modern US Army TankersBY PREISER ENGLISH
29.US Army 3rd ID M1A1HA Abrams - 1-64 Armor - Part 3BY ECHELON ENGLISH
30.US Army 3rd ID M1A1HA Abrams - 1-64 Armor - Part 2BY ECHELON ENGLISH
31.M2 Bradley Turret Interior SetBY EDUARD ENGLISH


My Awards


Figure of the Month - Silver Award: This user was awarded a silver medal in our Monthly Figure Modeler award.
M1 Abrams Award: This award signifies this member completed the first Abrams group build.
Miniart Dio Campaign: This award signifies this person completed the Miniart Dio Campaign
MRAP Campaign Completion Ribbon: This signifies that a person has completed the MRAP Campaign.
SWH: This award signifies the completion of the Service With Honor campaign build, which showcases this individuals honorable service in the armed forces of his or her country.