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  England - East Anglia, United Kingdom

Occupation: Archaeologist
Username: barkingdigger

  



About barkingdigger
A Yank living overseas on a long-term basis, I've been building tanks since the early '70s. I relish the challenges of older kits (remember when Tamiya was "new"?...) because I love to scratch-build.

My Forum Posts (3292) [ Topics Started ]

My Gallery Photos (795)

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My Feature Articles

1.Sherman SkinkANTI-AIRCRAFT ENGLISH
2.Takom T29E3TANKS ENGLISH
3.Elefant huntingTANK DESTROYERS ENGLISH
4.Leopard Artillery Observation tankARMOR/AFV ENGLISH
5.Mk IV Museum ExhibitTANKS ENGLISH
6.Munster KPz.70TANKS ENGLISH
7.A39 Tortoise walk-aroundTANKS ENGLISH
8.M8 GreyhoundAFVS ENGLISH
9.M4A4 ShermanTANKS ENGLISH
10.Tasca Sherman IIITANKS ENGLISH
11.Modeling a Photograph campaignAFVS ENGLISH

My Reviews

1.SharotankBY MINIART ENGLISH
2.Panzer Brigade BundeswehrBY TANKOGRAD PUBLISHING ENGLISH
3.Militär Fahrzeug 3-2018BY TANKOGRAD PUBLISHING ENGLISH
4.M915 Early VariantsBY TANKOGRAD PUBLISHING ENGLISH
5.Australian M1A1 AbramsBY TANKOGRAD PUBLISHING ENGLISH
6.Panther pt3BY BOOKWORLD PUBLISHING ENGLISH
7.Sherman Skink turretBY SPECTRE SCALE ENGLISH
8.Meadow Fence ABY MATHO MODELS ENGLISH
9.Doors setBY MATHO MODELS ENGLISH
10.Electronic Devices boxesBY MATHO MODELS ENGLISH
11.Cardboard Boxes PizzaBY MATHO MODELS ENGLISH
12.Cardboard Boxes BeerBY MATHO MODELS ENGLISH
13.Cardboard BoxesBY MATHO MODELS ENGLISH
14.M4A3(76)WBY ACADEMY ENGLISH
15.IDF Magach 1 & 2BY DRAGON MODELS ENGLISH
16.WWI US Propaganda Posters 1BY MATHO MODELS ENGLISH
17.US Motorcycle with RiflemanBY MINIART ENGLISH
18.M48A2/A2CBY REVELL OF GERMANY ENGLISH
19.Normandy Road Signs WWIIBY MATHO MODELS ENGLISH
20.German Water Cans (10L)BY MATHO MODELS ENGLISH
21.US Army M60A2BY ACADEMY ENGLISH
22.GAZ-AAA w/ ShelterBY MINIART ENGLISH
23.WC-54 & WC-64(KD) AmbulanceBY TANKOGRAD PUBLISHING ENGLISH
24.Militär Fahrzeug 4/2015BY TANKOGRAD PUBLISHING ENGLISH
25.Iltis 0.5t Light TruckBY TANKOGRAD PUBLISHING ENGLISH
26.US Tank ConversionsBY LO MODEL ENGLISH
27.WWI British ColorsBY AK INTERACTIVE ENGLISH
28.German Crate MarkingsBY MATHO MODELS ENGLISH
29.Drinks BoxesBY MATHO MODELS ENGLISH
30.Mk IV Male by TakomBY TAKOM ENGLISH
31.Leopard A2BY HELLER ENGLISH
32.Building the new KPz.70BY DRAGON MODELS ENGLISH
33.Italian Light Delivery VanBY BRONCO MODELS ENGLISH
34.Revell Leopard 1A5BY REVELL OF GERMANY ENGLISH
35.Wheels for Opel OlympiaBY SKP MODEL ENGLISH
36.WWII US Light WeaponsBY BRONCO MODELS ENGLISH
37.Patriot vs. KromeBY BADGER AIRBRUSH ENGLISH
38.The Falklands 1982BY OSPREY PUBLISHING ENGLISH
39.Dingo 2 ATFBY TANKOGRAD PUBLISHING ENGLISH
40.Militär Fahrzeug 3/2012BY TANKOGRAD PUBLISHING ENGLISH
41.CCKW Compressor Truck etcBY TANKOGRAD PUBLISHING ENGLISH
42.M24 Chaffee light tankBY TANKOGRAD PUBLISHING ENGLISH
43.Militärfahrzeug 2/2012BY TANKOGRAD PUBLISHING ENGLISH
44.ATF Dingo 1BY TANKOGRAD PUBLISHING ENGLISH
45.British Nuclear ArtilleryBY TANKOGRAD PUBLISHING ENGLISH
46.MiniArt GAZ-AAA truckBY MINIART ENGLISH
47.Italeri Elefant tank destroyerBY ITALERI ENGLISH
48.Canadian AFV decalsBY DECALCOMANIACS ENGLISH
49.Winter pastimeBY PLUS MODEL ENGLISH
50.Barrack EquipmentBY PLUS MODEL ENGLISH
51.Sewer hatchesBY PLUS MODEL ENGLISH
52.Coat rackBY PLUS MODEL ENGLISH
53.Bishop SPGBY BRONCO MODELS ENGLISH
54.The Infantry’s ArmorBY STACKPOLE BOOKS ENGLISH
55.17/25 pdr “Pheasant”BY BRONCO MODELS ENGLISH
56.Sd.Kfz. 234/2 PumaBY ITALERI ENGLISH
57.M7 Priest PE setBY VOYAGER MODEL ENGLISH
58.Korean Easy-Eight ShermanBY TASCA ENGLISH
59.SKP A30 tracksBY SKP MODEL ENGLISH
60.M4A3 casting marksBY ARCHER FINE TRANSFERS ENGLISH
61.Panther A/G TracksBY MASTERCLUB ENGLISH
62.“Black Knights” PantherBY CYBER-HOBBY.COM ENGLISH
63.Suitcase & Umbrella setBY BRONCO MODELS ENGLISH
64.SBS Finishing Guide T-34/76BY ARMOR MODELS BY GLENN BARTOLOTTI ENGLISH
65.Authen-I-Kit M4 conversionBY OTHER VENDOR ENGLISH
66.Panther ABY ITALERI ENGLISH
67.M7 Priest mid-productionBY DRAGON MODELS ENGLISH
68.Free Lion 88BY TANKOGRAD PUBLISHING ENGLISH
69.GMC Dump Truck Tech ManualBY TANKOGRAD PUBLISHING ENGLISH
70.MAN Kat I Tactical TrucksBY TANKOGRAD PUBLISHING ENGLISH
71. Pz.38(T) Ausf E/FBY DRAGON MODELS ENGLISH
72.Vickers-Armstrong 6-ton Mk F/BBY MIRAGE HOBBY ENGLISH
73.M88A1G BergepanzerBY AFV CLUB ENGLISH
74.Leopard 2A5BY ITALERI ENGLISH
75.Late JagdpantherBY TAMIYA, INC. ENGLISH
76.232 6 Rad Armored CarBY ITALERI ENGLISH
77.Modern German Flakpanzers BY TANKOGRAD PUBLISHING ENGLISH
78.SBS vol 10 Tiger I BY ARMOR MODELS BY GLENN BARTOLOTTI ENGLISH
79.Sherman III with Cast HoodsBY TASCA ENGLISH
80.M88 Armored Recovery VehicleBY TANKOGRAD PUBLISHING ENGLISH
81.Sturmpanzer A7V BY TANKOGRAD PUBLISHING ENGLISH
82.The M-41 and M-47BY TANKOGRAD PUBLISHING ENGLISH
83.Tiger I (late)BY ITALERI ENGLISH

My Awards


AA-Award:
All American Tracks: This award signifies this person completed the
Battle Damage Campaign Knockout Award: Wear it proudly!
British armour past and present: This award signifies you've completed the campaign
Broken Sword Award: This award signifies this person completed Bitter Taste Of Defeat Diorama Campaign
Campaign Sherman Award: This signifies that the
Car Dealership Award: This award signifies that the recipient has successfully completed a
Die Bundeswehr: This person completed there tour of duty during Die Bundeswehr campaign
GETTER DONE: This award signifies that this individual completed a shelved project.
Korean War Campaign on KitMaker Network Award: This award is bestowed upon those who have kept the memory of the Korean War alive by building models of that Conflict in the Korean War Campaign of 2011. It represents a tiger face on the ribbon of the official Korean War Service Medal of the Republic of Korea.
Leopardmania 50: The award is granted to everyone registered to the campaign that successfully finishes it (build is completed in time and an image is uploaded to the campaign gallery). You will also receive a prize from Leopard Workshop and Real Models have also offered three MEXAS books for the winner and two runners-up.
Light Tank Campaign: This award signifies this person completed the Light Tank Campaign
Mighty 88: This award signifies this person completed the Mighty 88 Campaign
Mighty Wheels 2009: This award signifies this person completed the Mighty Wheels 2009 Campaign
Modeling a Photo: This award signifies the entrant has completed the Modeling a Photo Campaign.
Not Fighting Vehicles: Award given to those who finnished Not-Fighting Vehicles campaign.
Panther Campaign: This ribbon has been awarded in recognition of this member completing the Panther Campaign.
Sands of Israel: This award signifies this person completed the
Shermans Campaign Award: This award signifies this person completed the Shermans Campaign
Soft Skinned Award: This award signifies this person completed the Soft Skinned Campaign
TAKOM campaign. :
Tank Killers award: This award signifies successful completion of the Tank Killers campaign.
The Desert Fox: This award signifies this person completed
The Great War 11-11-11: This ribbon signifies that this member is a veteran of The Great War campaign commemorating the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month which officialy marked the end of the war to end all wars.  Well done!
The Workhorse Panzer IV and variants: This ribbon will be given to all those brave warriors that finish the Panzer IV and variants campaign. Congratulations!!