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fraserk Inactive Member30 Jan 2015 10:43 p.m. PST

Howdy all!

Does anyone know how the Belgians painted the FT17's they had? I can find B&W images which dont really help me much..

Thanks in advance

Personal logo Rrobbyrobot Supporting Member of TMP31 Jan 2015 2:35 a.m. PST

I believe they were painted olive green.

fraserk Inactive Member31 Jan 2015 5:15 a.m. PST

theres a few that seem to have been done in the light blue / grey like their artillery was in 1914 – im not sure if its accurate…

Ive seen a few in that olive green, its certainly a more safe choice i think

Personal logo Patrick R Supporting Member of TMP31 Jan 2015 7:06 a.m. PST

Belgian FT-17 in original paint scheme :

picture

inrepose Supporting Member of TMP Inactive Member03 Mar 2015 4:41 a.m. PST

I went for the brighter style of Belgian camo on mine. It might not be realistic but it does the job and looks entertaining on the table.

Mine is a Peter Pig 15mm model. Link here to the photo.

https://flic.kr/p/qvhZbt

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