Shop our Airplanes Products Drone Products Sales
Thread Tools
Jan 25, 2013, 01:29 PM
rmar
rmar's Avatar
Discussion

RCTankWars.com


I have been away for awhile - does anyone know what has happened to this site ?
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts
Jan 25, 2013, 01:31 PM
Registered User
The owner passed away several months ago and the site was closed down.
Jan 25, 2013, 01:39 PM
rmar
rmar's Avatar
Am I correct that Phil was the owner - if that is case he wasn't very old - he was a great guy to do business with and very skillful in the tank upgrades that he did.

very sorry to hear this !!!
Jan 25, 2013, 02:06 PM
Semper Fi
GreenAmphibian's Avatar
We all were. Another Marine guarding the gates.

Herman
Jan 25, 2013, 03:38 PM
Registered User
Panther F's Avatar
I ordered a few times from Phil (even tanks too) and he was the utmost professional. He will leave a HUGE void in the hobby for sure.

I have been kicking around the idea of offering tanks for sale, doing the same service he performed and I need to look into what stock I could order and maintain.












~ Jeff
Jan 28, 2013, 05:34 PM
gravity tester
MRFASTPHIL's Avatar
.....it will be a big loss for the RC tank community, with the passing of Phil, this is the first i have heard of it, and was also wondering why his website was closed....he helped me quite a bit with aftermarket parts and upgrades to my Bulldog, he was always curteous, very helpful on the phone and by email, and i am glad i saved all his very informative instructional emails to me...Phil, you made a big mark in your world!
Feb 01, 2013, 12:09 PM
rmar
rmar's Avatar

Phil


I agree - he modified my HL Tiger 1 with a new smoke unit and added a flash to my barrel. The work was of a very high quality and he was always very helpfull when I had questions. He will be missed !!
Feb 14, 2013, 07:16 PM
Registered User
Phil was the man who help me building my tiger 1. It is a great loss. Benny from Indonesia
Feb 20, 2013, 07:02 PM
Fortress Fixer / Scale Addict
Comstock's Avatar
He was key to promoting this part of the hobby and helped us gain a vision for what was possible with these tanks!

He will be sorely missed for sure!


Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Discussion Trying to contact Phil from RcTankWars.com Phlykid RC Tanks 5 Aug 29, 2011 11:55 PM
Discussion RCTankWars.com scaling back because of Health issues Blitzkrieg65 RC Tanks 7 Oct 14, 2010 09:36 PM
New Product RC M-16 Halftracks is availiable at RCTankWars.com Blitzkrieg65 RC Tanks 9 Jan 29, 2010 07:50 AM
Rave New HL Panther G's Have arrived at RCTankWars.com Blitzkrieg65 RC Tanks 3 Jan 05, 2010 03:05 PM
Discussion RCTankWars.com Blitzkrieg65 RC Tanks 3 Feb 12, 2008 12:12 PM