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by The Armchair Soldier
22 Jun 2022, 12:04
Forum: British Army
Topic: Boxer / Mechanised Infantry Vehicle (MIV)
Replies: 2370
Views: 605063
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Re: Boxer / Mechanised Infantry Vehicle (MIV)

Let's keep the discussion focused on Boxer as much as we can chaps.
by The Armchair Soldier
16 May 2022, 17:27
Forum: Royal Air Force
Topic: Airbus A330 Voyager (MRTT) (RAF)
Replies: 400
Views: 167905
United Kingdom

Re: Airbus A330 Voyager (MRTT) (RAF)

This tweet claims the RAF now has 10 AAR-capable Voyagers:

by The Armchair Soldier
07 Apr 2022, 00:15
Forum: UK Defence Forum
Topic: Technical Support - Post here if you're having technical issues with the forum
Replies: 21
Views: 828
United Kingdom

Re: Technical Support - Post here if you're having technical issues with the forum

SKB wrote: 02 Apr 2022, 15:25 Could the list of active members visiting over the last 24 hours please be reinstated on the main title/front page?
Which main page do you mean exactly? If you mean the index, the list is still there but you have to click the + icon to reveal it.
by The Armchair Soldier
06 Mar 2022, 10:44
Forum: Royal Navy
Topic: Type 23 Frigate (Duke Class) (RN) [News Only]
Replies: 877
Views: 308498
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Re: Type 23 Frigate (Duke Class) (RN) [News Only]



Note all the Sea Ceptor caps are off.
by The Armchair Soldier
24 Feb 2022, 12:55
Forum: UK Defence Forum
Topic: Technical Support - Post here if you're having technical issues with the forum
Replies: 21
Views: 828
United Kingdom

Re: Technical Support - Post here if you're having technical issues with the forum

Jensy wrote: 24 Feb 2022, 08:21 We seem to have new accounts with dubious goals.
They’re now banned and their posts removed.
by The Armchair Soldier
20 Jan 2022, 23:54
Forum: Royal Navy
Topic: Phalanx
Replies: 104
Views: 32166
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Re: CIWS - Phalanx versus SeaRAM

CIWS Phalanx is the current Close in Weapon System used by both USN and RN, and many other of the allied navies. It as introduced in 1980 so has been around for over 4 decades, and includes a radar-guided 20 mm (0.8 in) Vulcan cannon mounted on a swiveling base, as an automated point defence weapon...
by The Armchair Soldier
08 Jan 2022, 10:42
Forum: UK Defence Forum
Topic: Technical Support - Post here if you're having technical issues with the forum
Replies: 21
Views: 828
United Kingdom

Re: Technical Support - Post here if you're having technical issues with the forum

Site moderation My partner works within the NHS, and runs an Audiology department here in Wales, specifically Powys. She's currently doing her masters, her subject is Tinnitus, specifically Serving Military personnel and Veterans. My question to the site admin is, would it be possible to post her s...
by The Armchair Soldier
07 Jan 2022, 20:24
Forum: UK Defence Forum
Topic: Technical Support - Post here if you're having technical issues with the forum
Replies: 21
Views: 828
United Kingdom

Re: Technical Support - Post here if you're having technical issues with the forum

There seems to be a new problem with non-UKDF members now having full access to all sections and all threads, where previously only the main equipment threads were accessible. This wasn't intentional so I've fixed it. Thanks for bringing it to our attention. Also fixed issues with the forum not kee...
by The Armchair Soldier
07 Jan 2022, 17:32
Forum: UK Defence Forum
Topic: Technical Support - Post here if you're having technical issues with the forum
Replies: 21
Views: 828
United Kingdom

Re: Technical Support - Post here if you're having technical issues with the forum

There seems to be a new problem with non-UKDF members now having full access to all sections and all threads, where previously only the main equipment threads were accessible. This wasn't intentional so I've fixed it. Thanks for bringing it to our attention. Also fixed issues with the forum not kee...
by The Armchair Soldier
05 Jan 2022, 09:52
Forum: UK Defence Forum
Topic: Technical Support - Post here if you're having technical issues with the forum
Replies: 21
Views: 828
United Kingdom

Re: Technical Support - Post here if you're having technical issues with the forum

SKB wrote: 05 Jan 2022, 01:56 Can we have the Likes setup how it used to be? Without the stars or percentages ratings.
Done, I wasn’t keen on the rating thing either.
by The Armchair Soldier
04 Jan 2022, 22:36
Forum: UK Defence Forum
Topic: Technical Support - Post here if you're having technical issues with the forum
Replies: 21
Views: 828
United Kingdom

Technical Support - Post here if you're having technical issues with the forum

This is a topic to post any technical issues you're having with the forum and we'll try our best to resolve them.

Please note that this isn't a topic to raise non-technical issues (e.g. issues with moderation or fellow users). Please post a separate topic or PM an admin concerning those.
by The Armchair Soldier
04 Jan 2022, 22:29
Forum: UK Defence Forum
Topic: Introduction Thread
Replies: 75
Views: 2231
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Re: Introduction Thread

Scimitar54 wrote: 04 Jan 2022, 22:28 Same goes for me!
SKB wrote: 04 Jan 2022, 10:58 I see "Has liked" and "Been liked", but I do not see an actual "Like" button anywhere?
It should me working now, my bad.
by The Armchair Soldier
03 Jan 2022, 19:47
Forum: UK Defence Forum
Topic: Introduction Thread
Replies: 75
Views: 2231
United Kingdom

Re: Introduction Thread

Lord Jim wrote: 30 Dec 2021, 21:06 Not sure where to put this but is there any chance of the "Like" function being restored? I found it a great way of showing support for others as well as being supported, both of which have value.
viewtopic.php?p=135234#p135234
by The Armchair Soldier
03 Jan 2022, 19:46
Forum: UK Defence Forum
Topic: Site Updates - What's New?
Replies: 12
Views: 2620
United Kingdom

Re: Site Updates - What's New?

3 January 2022 - Return of the Like Feature
The Like feature has been re-added after being removed temporarily due to compatibility issues with the new board software. The only downside is all likes have been reset to 0 as I wasn't able to transfer the old ones over.
by The Armchair Soldier
02 Jan 2022, 19:16
Forum: Royal Air Force
Topic: Airbus A330 Voyager (MRTT) (RAF)
Replies: 400
Views: 167905
United Kingdom

Re: Airbus A330 Voyager (MRTT) (RAF)



Shows the difference in size between a KC-135, Voyager and KC-10
by The Armchair Soldier
23 Nov 2021, 17:07
Forum: UK Defence Forum
Topic: Site Updates - What's New?
Replies: 12
Views: 2620
United Kingdom

Re: Site Updates - What's New?

23 November 2021 - Link Previews
Newly posted URLs will now generate a preview box, as shown below:

https://www.france24.com/en/live-news/2 ... b-alliance

This will not apply to links posted before this post.
by The Armchair Soldier
23 Nov 2021, 17:05
Forum: UK Defence Forum
Topic: Site Updates - What's New?
Replies: 12
Views: 2620
United Kingdom

Re: Site Updates - What's New?

18 November 2021 - Forum Software Update, New Style Hi all, As I'm sure you've now noticed, we've spent some time upgrading the forum software as well as giving it a cosmetic overhaul. With any maintenance always comes the chance of error, so if anything appears out of place or isn't working correc...
by The Armchair Soldier
22 Nov 2021, 12:42
Forum: Royal Navy
Topic: Queen Elizabeth Class Aircraft Carriers - News and Discussion
Replies: 14056
Views: 4058733
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Re: Queen Elizabeth Class Aircraft Carriers - News and Discussion

Jensy wrote: 22 Nov 2021, 07:59

Image
Jets from three nations on a single aircraft carrier. Has that been done before in recent
memory?
by The Armchair Soldier
20 Nov 2021, 19:30
Forum: UK Defence Forum
Topic: UKDF Forum Update 18/11/21
Replies: 35
Views: 1124
United Kingdom

Re: UKDF Forum Update 18/11/21

Repulse wrote: 20 Nov 2021, 11:28 - Select only parts of the text to reference in a reply.
This has now been added back, albeit slightly differently.
by The Armchair Soldier
19 Nov 2021, 20:15
Forum: UK Defence Forum
Topic: UKDF Forum Update 18/11/21
Replies: 35
Views: 1124
United Kingdom

Re: UKDF Forum Update 18/11/21

Poiuytrewq wrote: 19 Nov 2021, 18:55 Still can’t attach pictures?
I'll look into it, sorry for the inconvenience.

Edit: I've increased the quota. It should work now. :)
by The Armchair Soldier
15 Nov 2021, 12:39
Forum: UK Defence Forum
Topic: Delete profile
Replies: 6
Views: 235
United Kingdom

Re: Delete profile

This is being handled in private.
by The Armchair Soldier
14 Nov 2021, 17:04
Forum: UK Defence Forum
Topic: Unable to contact administrators
Replies: 1
Views: 93
United Kingdom

Re: Unable to contact administrators

I received your PMs. We'll discuss in private.
by The Armchair Soldier
21 Oct 2021, 10:39
Forum: Royal Navy
Topic: Type 26 Frigate (City Class) (RN) [News Only]
Replies: 4821
Views: 1323747
United Kingdom

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

First 7 crew members have joined the ship: