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Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 11:16 PM UTC
Rye Field Models announced their Sheridan quite some time ago. Now the company posted the boxart image and the expected release date.
5020 - M551A1/M551A1 TTS Sheridan

The release is scheduled for August 2019.
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I'll believe it when I see it in hand. I pre-ordered this Nov. 2018
JUL 31, 2019 - 04:30 AM
Whoever it concerns - have mercy on my wallet...
JUL 31, 2019 - 05:20 AM
David, just out of curiosity, who did you pre-order from? VR, Russ
JUL 31, 2019 - 05:54 AM
O yes, I'm hoping that this is not another fake news from RFM. I also pre-ordered it in Nov. 2018 from Luckymodel.com. After 10 months of waiting, I cancelled the order and got a refund recently. Regards, James
JUL 31, 2019 - 08:23 AM
Yep, same here. Glad I kept my receipt
JUL 31, 2019 - 09:07 AM
Russ, My pre-order was through Ammo by Mig
JUL 31, 2019 - 09:22 AM
From what I heard through the rumor mill, there was some issues with the kit that where spotted and they went back and corrected them, delaying the release of the kit.
AUG 01, 2019 - 02:30 AM
Hi, Everyone! I'll hold off on any "pre-ordering" until there's a definite release-date... At least we know the thing is "close"(?)...
AUG 01, 2019 - 02:52 AM
Hi, Everyone! I'll hold off on any "pre-ordering" until there's a definite release-date... At least we know the thing is "close"(?)... [/quote] I seldom pre-order anymore. I've had a couple of bad experiences (Hobby-Link USA was the worst). I like to wait for my LHS owner to get it in-- and I'll occasionally "pre-order" from him. But I'd consider pre-ordering from reputable on-line shops- like Squadron (but I believe they've removed this kit from their "Pre-Sell" section), or HLJ-- I also understand Ammo is pretty good. Sprue Brothers has a rule about no pre-orders--wisely so I think. Having worked in the business for a few years, I know quantities are limited by several factors, and dealers can't always guarantee they'll get the numbers the customer base demands. Which is why I "buy now" rather than wait. Hopefully RFM has anticipated the demand for this kit. VR, Russ
AUG 01, 2019 - 05:33 AM
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