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by CarlL
20 Jun 2021, 19:37
Forum: Early 20th Century
Topic: Mexican Revolution, great game pics
Replies: 2
Views: 11

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: 63
Views: 4217

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: 412

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: 412

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: 63
Views: 4217

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: 418

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: 67

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
by CarlL
15 Jun 2021, 15:05
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What`s on your workbench?
Replies: 20
Views: 418

Re: What`s on your workbench?

Richard Yes they have the correct side cap, just my photos are not doing a good job of capturing that detail. CarlL PS an alternative "painting" conversion (may need a little use of knife) is to use the Newline Zulu War range British in 'Glengarry' and cut off the 'tail' of the Glengarry? ...
by CarlL
15 Jun 2021, 10:56
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What`s on your workbench?
Replies: 20
Views: 418

Re: What`s on your workbench?

Bilk I only have three poses of Kennington Royal Marines: BBA04 firing BBA05 loading BBA06 advancing (which is probably all they make!) see https://shqltd.com/product-category/kennington/20mm-other-eras/boxer-rebellion/british-boxer-rebellion/ here they are (in haste so hope photo is useful): https:...