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by arfah
03 Nov 2018, 18:36
Forum: British Army
Topic: Multi Role Vehicle – Protected - MRV(P)
Replies: 290
Views: 36574
Location: Niue

Re: Multi Role Vehicle – Protected - MRV(P)

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Edited, wrong thread.

Thought this was the MRV(P) thread..?

Not related to fantasy mortars, fantasy remote weapon systems and removed accordingly.
by arfah
28 Oct 2018, 08:43
Forum: British Army
Topic: Section infantry weapons
Replies: 865
Views: 82040
Location: Niue

Re: Section infantry weapons

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by arfah
23 Oct 2018, 14:04
Forum: Royal Navy
Topic: Type 45 Destroyer (Daring Class) (RN) [News Only]
Replies: 1156
Views: 116532
Location: Niue

Re: Type 45 Destroyer (Daring Class) (RN) [News Only]

SDL wrote:are you using a missile launcher or something for that second shot? :lol:


It’s a phone app called, “Spyglass”
by arfah
23 Oct 2018, 12:15
Forum: Royal Navy
Topic: Type 45 Destroyer (Daring Class) (RN) [News Only]
Replies: 1156
Views: 116532
Location: Niue

Re: Type 45 Destroyer (Daring Class) (RN) [News Only]

Type 45 HMS Duncan, presently off Ventnor, I.O.W.
by arfah
21 Oct 2018, 18:37
Forum: Royal Air Force
Topic: Boeing Chinook (RAF)
Replies: 202
Views: 29649
Location: Niue

Re: Boeing Chinook (RAF)

downsizer wrote:Most probably some of the oldest cabs will get chinned off for these.


Not long re-lifed under Project Julius???

Is there a buyer waiting?
by arfah
13 Oct 2018, 18:50
Forum: British Army
Topic: Section infantry weapons
Replies: 865
Views: 82040
Location: Niue

Re: Section infantry weapons

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by arfah
09 Oct 2018, 22:42
Forum: Royal Air Force
Topic: Hawker Typhoon
Replies: 10
Views: 3683
Location: Niue

Re: Hawker Typhoon

Simon82 wrote:
arfah wrote:
I’m not sure D. Napier & Sons would like their Sabre engine being associated with their principal commercial rivals!


Thanks for the steer, post amended. :clap:
by arfah
09 Oct 2018, 19:14
Forum: Royal Air Force
Topic: Hawker Typhoon
Replies: 10
Views: 3683
Location: Niue

Re: Hawker Typhoon

Schematic diagram

898F5182-B839-44E1-9947-ACDE5305D13A.jpeg


Performance data

http://www.wwiiaircraftperformance.org/ ... ntest.html
by arfah
09 Oct 2018, 19:09
Forum: Royal Air Force
Topic: Hawker Typhoon
Replies: 10
Views: 3683
Location: Niue

Hawker Typhoon

FYI: There is a restoration team trying to raise funds so they can return Hawker Typhoon RB396 back to the air in 2024. Restoration will also include a Napier Sabre engine. https://hawkertyphoon.com If they are successful, it will be the only airworthy example... in the world. C4637AE4-1460-4425-9F1...
by arfah
30 Sep 2018, 21:41
Forum: Royal Navy
Topic: Type 26 Frigate (City Class) (RN) [News Only]
Replies: 3931
Views: 322684
Location: Niue

Re: Type 26 Frigate (City Class) (RN) [News Only]

Exeter, Liverpool and Plymouth.

100/1 shot. Londonderry.
by arfah
30 Sep 2018, 17:40
Forum: Royal Navy
Topic: Type 26 Frigate (City Class) (RN) [News Only]
Replies: 3931
Views: 322684
Location: Niue

Re: Type 26 Frigate (City Class) (RN) [News Only]

Gavin Williamson announces that the 4th T26 is to be named HMS Birmingham at the Conservative Party Conference, at Brimingham, today... I’m sure I read that the City class would also be named after locations with a relevance to the 1939-45 Battle of the Atlantic? Not sure how Birmingham fits? https...
by arfah
18 Sep 2018, 14:23
Forum: British Army
Topic: Section infantry weapons
Replies: 865
Views: 82040
Location: Niue

Re: Section infantry weapons

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by arfah
11 Sep 2018, 09:10
Forum: Royal Navy
Topic: Queen Elizabeth Class Aircraft Carriers - News and Discussion
Replies: 10832
Views: 978177
Location: Niue

Re: Queen Elizabeth Class Aircraft Carriers - News and Discussion

SKB wrote:those supplies are for the Caribbean and Commonwealth countries.


Evidence?


SKB wrote: A few years ago, BBC Top Gear's...
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The well known SME’s of disaster relief.
by arfah
15 Aug 2018, 20:03
Forum: British Army
Topic: Section infantry weapons
Replies: 865
Views: 82040
Location: Niue

Re: Section infantry weapons

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by arfah
22 Jul 2018, 22:57
Forum: British Army
Topic: Boxer / Mechanised Infantry Vehicle (MIV)
Replies: 1394
Views: 120193
Location: Niue

Re: British Army Future Wheeled APC

Ron5 wrote:
arfah wrote:
Ron5 wrote:You folks need to look at the 30mmgun you are talking about. It's one of the weakest 30mm around. Low energy, short range, fan boi weapon.


Now try comparing it to the M2 RWS .50 cal.


How many shells of each can you carry in a JLTV?


not as many compared to the Boxer
by arfah
22 Jul 2018, 18:48
Forum: British Army
Topic: Boxer / Mechanised Infantry Vehicle (MIV)
Replies: 1394
Views: 120193
Location: Niue

Re: British Army Future Wheeled APC

Ron5 wrote:You folks need to look at the 30mmgun you are talking about. It's one of the weakest 30mm around. Low energy, short range, fan boi weapon.


Now try comparing it to the M2 RWS .50 cal.
by arfah
22 Jul 2018, 17:18
Forum: Royal Air Force
Topic: Airbus A330 Voyager (MRTT) (RAF)
Replies: 246
Views: 34174
Location: Niue

Re: Airbus A330 Voyager (MRTT) (RAF)

IMPORTANT: Daily Mail first aid
by arfah
12 May 2018, 23:00
Forum: Joint Service
Topic: F-35B Lightning (RAF & RN)
Replies: 4349
Views: 358783
Location: Niue

Re: F-35B Lightning II (RN & RAF)

5th June, x4 A/C to RAF Marham and 617 Sqn.

ZM 145,146,147&148.

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by arfah
03 May 2018, 18:36
Forum: Royal Navy
Topic: Queen Elizabeth Class Aircraft Carriers - News and Discussion
Replies: 10832
Views: 978177
Location: Niue

Re: Queen Elizabeth Class Aircraft Carriers - News and Discussion

downsizer wrote:It’s a nothing story, happens all the time in society these days.

Surprised that people here feel the need to bring up tabloid trash like this.


At least he didn’t spunk onto his ship mate’s pillow


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by arfah
05 Feb 2017, 19:34
Forum: Royal Navy
Topic: Tide Class Tankers (MARS) (RFA)
Replies: 726
Views: 84423
Location: Niue

Re: MARS (tide class) RFA vessels

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by arfah
29 Jan 2017, 15:40
Forum: Royal Air Force
Topic: Boeing P-8A Poseidon (MRA Mk.1) (RAF)
Replies: 960
Views: 97385
Location: Niue

Re: Boeing P-8A Poseidon (Future Maritime Patrol Aircraft) (RAF)

little issues like design authority, access to source code for mission avionics. would all stop integration of any uk extras. Looking at the Trump whitehouse so far the campaign rhetoric seams to be being followed through...So American Jobs for American workers could become very interesting with Am...
by arfah
29 Jan 2017, 14:05
Forum: Royal Air Force
Topic: Boeing P-8A Poseidon (MRA Mk.1) (RAF)
Replies: 960
Views: 97385
Location: Niue

Re: Boeing P-8A Poseidon (Future Maritime Patrol Aircraft) (RAF)

marktigger wrote:or the American will say no you buy american


If the U.K wants to add additional extras, it will.

The U.S cannot make demands of the UK exchequer but they could offer incentives to buy Yankee which would be favourable..?
by arfah
24 Jan 2017, 21:51
Forum: British Army
Topic: Multi Role Vehicle – Protected - MRV(P)
Replies: 290
Views: 36574
Location: Niue

Re: Multi Role Vehicle – Protected - MRV(P)

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