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by Richard B.
15 May 2020, 12:39
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: More scratch terrain
Replies: 5
Views: 531

More scratch terrain

Bits of Matchbox diorama base roughly patched together with odd bits of HO railway to create about 50cms of track. I built the barricade to cover a really bad joint :D Figures for scale https://i140.photobucket.com/albums/r3/Richard_Baber/terrain/001_zpsjyhgcslk.jpg https://i140.photobucket.com/albu...
by Richard B.
14 May 2020, 18:43
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Mirror of Bob Mackenzie’s Website
Replies: 9
Views: 1299

Re: Mirror of Bob Mackenzie’s Website

Wonderful idea - I wish I`d thought of it :oops:

Bob`s site is excellent, it would have been a damned shame if it would have died :)

Well done to Phil (for coming up with the idea) and Russ for sorting it out :D :D :D :D :D :D
by Richard B.
14 May 2020, 08:38
Forum: World War 2
Topic: Help arming 28mm Volkssturm, RAD etc
Replies: 9
Views: 1158

Re: Help arming 28mm Volkssturm, RAD etc

I take it you have tried Warlord for those female auxiliaries?? They try and sell all sorts of shit :D

Failing that search resistance types or weird WW2 range (Conflict 46, etc) gangster ranges, post apocalypse stuff??
by Richard B.
11 May 2020, 14:27
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Yet more Vichy
Replies: 2
Views: 443

Yet more Vichy

The last for now :) All Early War Miniatures 25mm Hotchkiss CA39 DCA (Defense Contra Avions) with crew https://i140.photobucket.com/albums/r3/Richard_Baber/French/004_zpsjqbmk4ra.jpg https://i140.photobucket.com/albums/r3/Richard_Baber/French/003_zpsq9guzphu.jpg https://i140.photobucket.com/albums/r...
by Richard B.
09 May 2020, 07:12
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: Strelets announce French Foreign Legion Artillery set
Replies: 8
Views: 1294

Re: Strelets announce French Foreign Legion Artillery set

I have David`s 65mm mountain gun - serves with my Tunisia WW2 French, but has also served in the colonial period games too :D I also have his 2.95" Vicker-Maxim which has served Abd El-Krim against the Spanish in Morocco and with Pershing hunting Pancho Villa where it is the representative part of t...
by Richard B.
07 May 2020, 09:07
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: More Vichy
Replies: 4
Views: 636

Re: More Vichy

Great work Richard. Love the command group with officer with map and semaphore 'flag' signaller. Many lovely figures and your head swops are seamless. I paticularly like the two pistol carrying officers, one in kepi reminds me of Airfix (for some unknown reason) and other in solar helmet is great c...
by Richard B.
07 May 2020, 06:40
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: More Vichy
Replies: 4
Views: 636

Re: More Vichy

Fire-at-Will wrote:
07 May 2020, 06:09
Madagascar next?
A long term plan :D
by Richard B.
06 May 2020, 20:38
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: More Vichy
Replies: 4
Views: 636

More Vichy

Yet more troops of 24th Colonial Regiment This time all in French solar helmet, a mix of the new Early War Miniatures figures plus the remained for the Elhiem Senegalese I had left with EWM heads. 1st platoon (12 figs) https://i140.photobucket.com/albums/r3/Richard_Baber/French/007_zpswz39ou0z.jpg h...
by Richard B.
06 May 2020, 18:57
Forum: Announcements
Topic: New article: Merdjayoun Syria 16/17 June 1941 – Part of Operation Explorer, the Allied conquest of Vichy Syria
Replies: 4
Views: 1943

Re: New article: Merdjayoun Syria 16/17 June 1941 – Part of Operation Explorer, the Allied conquest of Vichy Syria

I told Russ he could use whatever images he wanted from my blog or the AAR posted here, maybe it was too complicated??