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by Fire-at-Will
26 Jan 2021, 06:59
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Modelling re-think
Replies: 7
Views: 51

Re: Modelling re-think

It does look much better with the new gun, Richard. The swap was well worth the effort. Had the same problem with some BP cast 20mm Bredas I acquired in a bargain lot - In general I won't ever used BP casts again because of the quality of moulding and sculpting plus the Bredas were way over scale T...
by Fire-at-Will
25 Jan 2021, 20:04
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Modelling re-think
Replies: 7
Views: 51

Re: Modelling re-think

Had the same problem with some BP cast 20mm Bredas I acquired in a bargain lot - In general I won't ever used BP casts again because of the quality of moulding and sculpting plus the Bredas were way over scale
by Fire-at-Will
24 Jan 2021, 06:50
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: The Bulge
Replies: 4
Views: 37

Re: The Bulge

Looks splendid, thanks :D
by Fire-at-Will
19 Jan 2021, 08:22
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: PSR review of Strelets Set 281, Japanese Type 11 Gun
Replies: 3
Views: 99

Re: PSR review of Strelets Set 281, Japanese Type 11 Gun

Not a bad set, but kind of an odd choice of weapon, as the 37mm Type 11 (Taisho) infantry gun was not produced in particularly large numbers, and was pretty much relegated to second-line units in China by 1941, replaced by the much more numerous 70mm Type 92 battalion gun. The gun itself might be m...
by Fire-at-Will
17 Jan 2021, 15:55
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Revamped di-casts
Replies: 4
Views: 230

Re: Revamped di-casts

Turned out nicely
by Fire-at-Will
15 Jan 2021, 07:14
Forum: Announcements
Topic: New article: more Cruel Seas scenarios
Replies: 4
Views: 1116

Re: New article: more Cruel Seas scenarios

Interesting, thanks
by Fire-at-Will
02 Jan 2021, 19:35
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: the Nashorn by BPM
Replies: 13
Views: 638

Re: the Nashorn by BPM

looks a lot better than my 50 year old conversion based on a vacuum moulding an an Airfix Panzer IV
by Fire-at-Will
21 Dec 2020, 19:24
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: More terrain
Replies: 6
Views: 133

Re: More terrain

Similar system to that I used and chopped up to make 15cm sections
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The joins are hidden by vegetation
by Fire-at-Will
20 Dec 2020, 07:49
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: Ultracast Plastic Soldier Set UMOS001, Waffen-SS Grenadier Platoon 1944-45
Replies: 4
Views: 171

Re: Ultracast Plastic Soldier Set UMOS001, Waffen-SS Grenadier Platoon 1944-45

Richard B. wrote: 19 Dec 2020, 13:35 I have more Germans already than i could ever use so a big meh off me :roll:
I felt the same with these and the forthcoming 8th army.
by Fire-at-Will
17 Dec 2020, 13:40
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Very quiet here??
Replies: 42
Views: 1562

Re: Very quiet here??

Sitting feeling sorry for myself :( . In reality I'm catching up with my reading, currently working through Sicily43, almost finished. Just before than was Steve Shann's Seelow Heights 1945 scenario book, really need to get back to some WW2 gaming. Is that the new book I see posted on Facebook? I u...