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Knocked Out II?
PrickleHead
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Posted: Monday, October 06, 2014 - 12:18 PM UTC
Hi All

I was perusing the old campaign list and the Knocked Out campaign caught my attention. Some great builds in there.

I was wondering if there was any interest in a second round?

Bluestab
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Posted: Monday, October 06, 2014 - 01:14 PM UTC
I'd be interested.

I wouldn't mind tearing apart a kit and giving it a facelift.

ColinEdm
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Posted: Monday, October 06, 2014 - 01:20 PM UTC
Depending on start/finish date I would be interested.
PrickleHead
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Posted: Monday, October 06, 2014 - 01:33 PM UTC

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Depending on start/finish date I would be interested.



Well looking at the campaign calendar a March 2015 start?
hardhat
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Posted: Monday, October 06, 2014 - 03:30 PM UTC
I would be interested in such a campaign. I have a few "KO'd" ideas I have been tossing around for awhile, I just need the gumption to commit to them.
An excellent idea. I hope we can go forward with this!

Andrew
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Posted: Monday, October 06, 2014 - 04:31 PM UTC
I would most definitely like to destroy something!! With causalities. A fine red mist.
ColinEdm
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Posted: Monday, October 06, 2014 - 04:43 PM UTC

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Depending on start/finish date I would be interested.



Well looking at the campaign calendar a March 2015 start?



That would work.
justsendit
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Posted: Monday, October 06, 2014 - 04:50 PM UTC
Do I smell burning tires ... or is that just melted Styrene?!!!

Count me in!

—mike
PrickleHead
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Posted: Wednesday, October 08, 2014 - 11:17 AM UTC
Six in by my count. Anyone else interested?
justsendit
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Posted: Wednesday, October 08, 2014 - 11:55 AM UTC

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Six in by my count. Anyone else interested?



Might generate some more interest if you post the general (not formal) guidelines here.

—mike
PrickleHead
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Posted: Wednesday, October 08, 2014 - 09:30 PM UTC

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Six in by my count. Anyone else interested?



Might generate some more interest if you post the general (not formal) guidelines here.

—mike



Good idea Mike

I was thinking it being based around the original Knocked Out Campaign which the rules for were as follow

Any Military Vehicle from 1900 to present day. (Historical 'What if's' allowed = Paper Panzers etc)

'Knocked out' is not a track off but so badly damaged that it would take more than a day to fix or never! Shell/Fire/Mine damage even the elements Ice/Rivers/Mud!

I would be great to see different techniques and ideas swapped with each other and the list of possible subjects is endless, with plenty of burnt/blackened rusty, dirty muddy stuff to go at.

I thought it would be good for those of us returning to the hobby to extend ourselves a bit.

Stephen
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Posted: Thursday, October 09, 2014 - 04:36 AM UTC
Stephen,
Any thoughts on partial builds? I've got a few partial M113s. To do anything with them I'd have to deconstruct portions, add the engine, and then add the damage. The other idea are a pair of ESCI sdkfz.10s that are partially done (mostly lower hull) that I was thinking about using as the basis for a strafed convoy or maybe flak units that lost against Allied aircraft.

Just trying to toss some ideas out there and see what I can go with. I'm interested in it either way. If partials aren't allowed I might look in to doing some wreck from the Gulf War.
PrickleHead
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Posted: Thursday, October 09, 2014 - 01:32 PM UTC

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Stephen,
Any thoughts on partial builds? I've got a few partial M113s. To do anything with them I'd have to deconstruct portions, add the engine, and then add the damage. The other idea are a pair of ESCI sdkfz.10s that are partially done (mostly lower hull) that I was thinking about using as the basis for a strafed convoy or maybe flak units that lost against Allied aircraft.

Just trying to toss some ideas out there and see what I can go with. I'm interested in it either way. If partials aren't allowed I might look in to doing some wreck from the Gulf War.



I wouldn't have a problem with partial builds as long as the finished product was substantially changed from the start point, especially if you are including it in a diorama setting.

Stephen
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Posted: Thursday, October 09, 2014 - 01:40 PM UTC
Count me in. Working on a dio that will incorporate a knocked out British lorry and 40 mm bofor
Bluestab
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Posted: Friday, October 10, 2014 - 05:23 PM UTC
Thanks Stephen. I'll probably go with the sdkfz 10s. I'll see what other wreck-able bits I might have gathering dust that might go along with them.
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Posted: Friday, October 10, 2014 - 06:24 PM UTC
I might just hop on board with a couple of Nebelwerfer.
PrickleHead
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Posted: Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 05:39 PM UTC
Just another couple more and I can put this forward.
PrickleHead
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Posted: Sunday, November 02, 2014 - 12:39 PM UTC
Mid to late 2015 is looking a bit thin on the Campaigns list...Any further takers?
ColinEdm
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Posted: Saturday, March 07, 2015 - 08:33 PM UTC
No-one else is interested in this?
SGTJKJ
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Posted: Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 04:14 PM UTC
I participated in the first one and really learned some new skills. Mine is the brummbar in the gallery.

I am in for this one as well!
PaulBrickles
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Posted: Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 05:46 PM UTC
I will give this a go - when we thinking of starting
Bigrip74
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Posted: Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 06:08 PM UTC
Sounds interesting to me, im in.

Bob
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Posted: Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 07:45 PM UTC
I would be in.

I finished a perfect candidate a couple of years ago (https://butterfingeredmodelbuilder.wordpress.com/2015/06/16/a-burned-out-jeep/), and it made me eager to give a shot to the T-62 Verlinden conversion I have in my closet.
ironelf
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Posted: Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 08:54 PM UTC
I've never done a knocked-out vehicle unless you count shooting a B-17 model with a pellet gun I'm in.
kapoybana
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Posted: Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 09:10 PM UTC
yes, I'm in too.