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by dadlamassu
14 May 2020, 08:25
Forum: World War 2
Topic: Help arming 28mm Volkssturm, RAD etc
Replies: 9
Views: 1157

Help arming 28mm Volkssturm, RAD etc

As the title says. My son bought me a Red Army starter set and some reinforcements are due for my birthday I thought that I would add a few sections of German Auxiliaries for some 1945 actions. I am using up some leftover German 28mm plastic figures. I have all sorts of figures and small arms. What ...
by dadlamassu
08 May 2020, 18:31
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: VE Day
Replies: 1
Views: 798

VE Day

A few weeks ago we decided to "do something" and have been rehearsing and learning how to do video things.

I learned a poem and took part in
https://youtu.be/CfGtOt4pVMo
by dadlamassu
02 May 2020, 15:42
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: More buildings
Replies: 8
Views: 935

Re: More buildings

Great use of "finds" and other bits and bobs to make really useful terrain.

I try to do the same.
by dadlamassu
11 Apr 2020, 08:21
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: sale at Valiant miniatures
Replies: 2
Views: 553

Re: sale at Valiant miniatures

I bought some of these a long time ago and gave them to the grandchildren as they were very much larger than anything I have.

Have they fixed that?
by dadlamassu
30 Mar 2020, 14:19
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Ruined abbey in 28mm
Replies: 7
Views: 780

Re: Ruined abbey in 28mm

granty101 wrote:
30 Mar 2020, 13:38
Alan,
What sort of printer does your son use?
Grant
He says:

Software is Cura (its free) for slicing and getting the G.Codes for the printer and i am currently using a Prusa I3 Mk3. Really easy to use.
by dadlamassu
30 Mar 2020, 10:25
Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
Topic: Ruined abbey in 28mm
Replies: 7
Views: 780

Ruined abbey in 28mm

Our son printed an excellent version of the Warhammer Fantasy Battle Abbey of la Maisontaal for me. It has so many uses in many periods. You can see it in the raw here http://leadadventureforum.com/index.php?topic=122216.msg1550569#msg1550569 https://i.imgur.com/XIqEZpc.jpg https://i.imgur.com/nBbAV...
by dadlamassu
23 Mar 2020, 13:54
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: RAM training tank from Canada?
Replies: 13
Views: 1270

Re: RAM training tank from Canada?

Frontline Wargaming do a Ram MkII (B36) in resin
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And a Ram Kangaroo (B35)
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by dadlamassu
22 Mar 2020, 17:53
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: RAM training tank from Canada?
Replies: 13
Views: 1270

Re: RAM training tank from Canada?

ianrs54 wrote:
20 Mar 2020, 16:05
Thanks Alan. All in small number I suspect.
Figures I have found give about:
650 Kangaroos
84 Ram Mk II Armoured OP
by dadlamassu
20 Mar 2020, 15:55
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: RAM training tank from Canada?
Replies: 13
Views: 1270

Re: RAM training tank from Canada?

The Ram was used as: Command tank Gun Position Officer Vehicle (Sexton Regts) fitted with tannoy equipment Wallaby 25pdr ammo carrier for Sexton Regts (externally similar to Kangaroo) Also some fitted for 75mm ammo for tank regiments and 17pdr for Anti-Tank regiments Armoured observation post https:...