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GuyM
Posted: Wednesday, September 01, 2021 6:25:03 AM
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Location: Le Muy - Var - France
Berliet L64 4x4 in "Protection Civile"(*) livery (Hachette):









Note (*): the "Protection Civile"(which could be translated by "Civilian Protection") supplements fire brigades in helping the French population against major accidents and natural disasters. It could be considered as the French equivalent of the German THW ("Bundesanstalt Technisches Hilfswerk").

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Guy
GuyM
Posted: Saturday, September 04, 2021 7:37:59 AM
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Berliet GR231 delivery/removals unit, fitted with the cab common to Berliet and SAVIEM for that type of truck, shortly after the merger between both companies within RVI (Renault Vehicules Industriels):









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GuyM
Posted: Thursday, September 16, 2021 4:23:41 AM
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Berliet GLR8 M3 tipper (Hachette Editions):









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GuyM
Posted: Monday, October 11, 2021 5:41:39 AM
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Berliet PRB10 bus of the Nice area public transport company TNL - "Tramways Niçois du Littoral" (Hachette):









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GuyM
Posted: Thursday, October 14, 2021 6:23:03 AM
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Refueller Berliet GBC 8KT (Hachette):







The Berliet "Gazelle" chassis fitted with the Charbonneaux military cab in its refueling version, here alongside 2 other versions of the 6x6 truck produced in large numbers for the French Army:



Link to the Gazelle history (in French, sorry): https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Berliet_GBC8_6x6_Gazelle

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Guy
wildpig1234
Posted: Thursday, October 14, 2021 10:14:33 AM
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i have a few 1/43 cars.. I guess they look ok next to the 1/50 cranes, if a bit too big...
GuyM
Posted: Thursday, October 14, 2021 1:34:16 PM
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Wildpig1234,

I would avoid mixing models of both scales, as 1/43 units look very big, when compared to 1/50 models. The only exception I see are small 1/43 cars displayed with 1/50 large trucks.

I hope it helps.
Guy
wildpig1234
Posted: Friday, October 15, 2021 12:30:06 AM
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These tractors just arrived! ;) they will make a nice post with the custom triaxle jeep and triaxle booster that i ordered.
The white one middle axle can be lifted.





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