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by CarlL
21 Jun 2021, 22:11
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Show Us Your Recycled Toys!
Replies: 65
Views: 4378

Re: Show Us Your Recycled Toys!

Richard
I like that use of the man in black coat on the duck board holding on (probably for dear life) as his 'lift' gets going!!
CarlL
by CarlL
21 Jun 2021, 22:09
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: A Weekends work
Replies: 2
Views: 36

Re: A Weekends work

Richard Great work on the fire engine tow. My only use of fire engines like this was to convert two to VBCW militia transport for the fictional 1938 Very British Civil War and use Frontline / IT Miniatures WW1 French dismounted Lancers as my armed "Fire Brigade" militia resplendent in bras...
by CarlL
20 Jun 2021, 19:37
Forum: Early 20th Century
Topic: Mexican Revolution, great game pics
Replies: 2
Views: 60

Re: Mexican Revolution, great game pics

Indeed splendid photos. I wondered what rules and figures they were using. Looked like Peter Pig 15mm so maybe Peter Pig's own rules? The home made train gun carriage is fun: I spotted an FT17 at one end, a Puma body and turret on top at other end and what looked like a Panzer I,Command Vehicle &quo...
by CarlL
20 Jun 2021, 08:09
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Show Us Your Recycled Toys!
Replies: 65
Views: 4378

Re: Show Us Your Recycled Toys!

Bilk, I have never mastered the fine arts of distinguishing WW2 camo paint 'colours' (and tend to work with cheap acrylics going by eye / colour appearance than name) which has not always been a good policy on my part with some of my finishes for combat fatigues or tank colours going amiss!! Thanks ...
by CarlL
18 Jun 2021, 14:15
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: generic northern China buildings including latrine
Replies: 20
Views: 440

Re: generic northern China buildings including latrine

John, I think this is website where I bought my grey styrofoam. https://modelshop.co.uk/Shop/Item/Styrofoam-dark-grey-large-sheet/ITM7958 WRONG LINK see below!! I got a pack (I think) of ten A4 pieces about 5mm thick. Mine has made a lot of scenery, not just these Chinese buildings and walls but som...
by CarlL
17 Jun 2021, 07:58
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: generic northern China buildings including latrine
Replies: 20
Views: 440

Re: generic northern China buildings including latrine

John

I forgot to say there are some photos of my recent Chinese 20mm troops at viewtopic.php?f=6&t=1345 in my post of 24th May after my images of real latrines past and not so past!!

CarlL
by CarlL
17 Jun 2021, 07:40
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Show Us Your Recycled Toys!
Replies: 65
Views: 4378

Re: Show Us Your Recycled Toys!

Enjoy the outdoor work and walks Bilk.
CarlL
by CarlL
16 Jun 2021, 23:48
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What`s on your workbench?
Replies: 20
Views: 499

Re: What`s on your workbench?

Richard, You will find pill box caps among British Indian 'Mutiny' troops? I got some from Irregular Mins and some from Warrior Miniatures. You may find them even cheaper among plastic figures. (I told you I was mean, or did Granty tell you all?) Try a search among Plastic Soldier Review website? Sa...
by CarlL
15 Jun 2021, 15:10
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: A couple of days work
Replies: 4
Views: 77

Re: A couple of days work

Very unusual motor, you wont find that Danish car on many wargamers tables! Nice work on that and you AA and trench gun.
CarlL