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Angel Barracks23 Oct 2011 12:04 p.m. PST

Hoorah!

The settlement is done, well stage one is done at least.

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There are few of its inhabitants milling around.

This chap carrying a drum of copper cables

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This chap with a broom

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These two carrying a heavy looking bag, must be important

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This fella looks like he is just out for a stroll, do some work!!

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Below is a link to the build as it progressed from the start.

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Just need to use it in a game now.

Michael.
Size Matters!
angelbarracks.co.uk

Wargames Widows23 Oct 2011 12:11 p.m. PST

Can you make me a cup of tea now then?

Stealth100023 Oct 2011 12:15 p.m. PST

Been fun watching this grow. I want one in 15mm. Looks so cool.

cfielitz23 Oct 2011 12:32 p.m. PST

Fantastic work! Where did you get the guy with the broom?

Angel Barracks23 Oct 2011 12:47 p.m. PST

Fantastic work! Where did you get the guy with the broom?

It is a conversion.
It is actually a chap holding a rifle with the butt on the ground.
I stuck some clay on the butt and then scored it to make it look a bit like bristles.

flintlocklaser23 Oct 2011 1:17 p.m. PST

Phenomenal!

Big Ian23 Oct 2011 1:24 p.m. PST

How cool is that! Job well done mate. Is one of those men carrying a tire?

morrigan23 Oct 2011 1:34 p.m. PST

That turned out really well!

Total Battle Miniatures Sponsoring Member of TMP23 Oct 2011 3:48 p.m. PST

That's Brilliant. Every now and then you see something that draws you into something you had no previous interest in. Oh no, not another project.

CorSecEng23 Oct 2011 4:48 p.m. PST

I love the Antenna tower. Might have to build a few of my own for Battletech. I might do a direction AM array. Then I can build 3 or 4 towers and make a little hut in the middle for the transmitter room. Gotta have room for the mechs to walk around. :)

Shedman23 Oct 2011 4:51 p.m. PST

Outstanding

Where do you do your gaming?

clkeagle23 Oct 2011 5:02 p.m. PST

I want one in 15mm.

I second that! The shelters are doable, but what could I find that is as abundant and cheap as PC keyboard scraps to make walls…

Chris K.

TheCount23 Oct 2011 6:00 p.m. PST

Excellent work Michael. Seems a shame to give the order to open fire ;)

Artraccoon23 Oct 2011 7:50 p.m. PST

What make are the orange trucks and excavator? A very cool outpost, hope it doesn't go the way of LV-426 or some hapless colony of "Mormon Extremists". ;)

Etranger23 Oct 2011 10:43 p.m. PST

Looks good AB!

Angel Barracks23 Oct 2011 10:59 p.m. PST

Outstanding

Where do you do your gaming?

LOLs, at home.
But I made this to use in a FUBAR participation game I am running at my my local show:

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What make are the orange trucks and excavator?


Little vans:

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Excavator:

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Truck:

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There are 3 sorts of truck variant, I used the flatbed as the truck and used the tanks from the bowser version as the 2 water tanks in the corner.


The fuel tank is from the roof pack here:

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earthad24 Oct 2011 1:26 a.m. PST

looks so awesome! very, very cool 8)

Earl of the North24 Oct 2011 3:06 a.m. PST

That does look nice, doesn't it…..my first thought on 6mm skirmish was to dismiss it as just to damn small to be practical…..but that has me reconsidering a bit and I do have some 6mm GZG stuff lying around I purchased a while ago. grin

Andrew Beasley24 Oct 2011 6:10 a.m. PST

Looks good on blackberry – once TalkTalk (who I now really dislike) sort themselves out I'll look on PC!

moocifer25 Oct 2011 1:57 a.m. PST

This chap carrying a drum of copper cables

I will only move in when BT get round to installing Fibre Optic.

Justa thought .. but perhaps you should have a "Settlement Naming" competition ??

Angel Barracks25 Oct 2011 2:17 a.m. PST

Justa thought .. but perhaps you should have a "Settlement Naming" competition ??

Not a competetion but there is this>

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Cacique Caribe25 Oct 2011 4:33 a.m. PST

Stunning work!!!

Well done, man. Impressive.

Dan

Angel Barracks25 Oct 2011 4:57 a.m. PST

Cheers Dan, your posts about shanty towns inspired me.

Rassilon25 Oct 2011 10:13 a.m. PST

My goodness that is awesome!

John Treadaway26 Oct 2011 3:37 a.m. PST

Michael – that is superb!

John T

Angel Barracks26 Oct 2011 8:31 a.m. PST

Cheers all.

I have now played a game with it>

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