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by billk
20 Jun 2021, 13:43
Forum: Early 20th Century
Topic: Mexican Revolution, great game pics
Replies: 2
Views: 15

Mexican Revolution, great game pics

Not a period I game but a link brought me here and I can appreciate a nice looking game when I see one.
The pics start about halfway down the page.

https://rulesforcommonman.uk/index.php? ... n#msg36601
by billk
19 Jun 2021, 23:19
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Show Us Your Recycled Toys!
Replies: 63
Views: 4228

Re: Show Us Your Recycled Toys!

... (?) olive green!!? CarlL @CarlL, the ambulance conversion has a basecoat of Polly S, British Brown Drab PC10 #505032; it looks very bright with the gloss finish and will look notably different once dull coated and drybrushed. I don't know the corresponding Testors name and number for this color...
by billk
15 Jun 2021, 13:44
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: A couple of days work
Replies: 4
Views: 67

Re: A couple of days work

Richard, I like that funky utility car.
by billk
15 Jun 2021, 11:22
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What`s on your workbench?
Replies: 20
Views: 421

Re: What`s on your workbench?

Thanks CarlL
by billk
14 Jun 2021, 21:05
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What`s on your workbench?
Replies: 20
Views: 421

Re: What`s on your workbench?

@CarlL... Do have any pictures of the SHQ / Kennington 20mm Boxer Rebellion Marines and East Asia Brigade figures? Their website is lacking. Thx
by billk
14 Jun 2021, 12:10
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: WWII in 1:87 WIP
Replies: 39
Views: 2558

Re: WWII in 1:87 WIP

Hope by "detailing end of the gun barrel" you meant 'forgot to add black dot for barrel depth' otherwise I am getting worried my eyes simply don't see like yours Bilk! (Grant will be telling me I should have gone to specsavers, no doubt!) More great work and not sure how you did it (as no...
by billk
14 Jun 2021, 12:03
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Show Us Your Recycled Toys!
Replies: 63
Views: 4228

Re: Show Us Your Recycled Toys!

@CarlL... the red crosses are decals. The model just had its coat of gloss finish which sometimes helps to hide decal edges. I am certain the base color will change noticably once weathered and dull-coated. Suddenly, the weather is so nice, unseasonably so, I think I'll have to do some outdoor work ...
by billk
12 Jun 2021, 21:31
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: WWII in 1:87 WIP
Replies: 39
Views: 2558

Re: WWII in 1:87 WIP

Bad weather gave me a chance to finish a trio of M3 Staurts... previously shown when they were still in black primer. (Have to say you guys have energized me and my recent output has been far above normal.) https://i.postimg.cc/fLHk8c2B/ww2_1_87_32.jpg https://i.postimg.cc/MTZv0PDn/ww2_1_87_33.jpg o...
by billk
12 Jun 2021, 21:27
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What`s on your workbench?
Replies: 20
Views: 421

Re: What`s on your workbench?

Whats now off my workbench is under the "Toys" thread started by David, and in my 1/87 WWII WIP thread!
by billk
12 Jun 2021, 21:23
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Show Us Your Recycled Toys!
Replies: 63
Views: 4228

Re: Show Us Your Recycled Toys!

Progress on my IHC conversion of a basic, non-descript, civilian ambulance.

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