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scotty0808 Feb 2017 1:30 p.m. PST

I'm currently putting together some Danish troops for the WSS / GNW. However 1 piece of info I can't locate is the colour of the Danish artillery pieces. Any help appreciated

Altefritz08 Feb 2017 2:02 p.m. PST

Red woodwork with yellow metallic parts.

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Hafen von Schlockenberg08 Feb 2017 2:06 p.m. PST

And some more discussion,when you get to the other armies:

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Clays Russians09 Feb 2017 4:00 p.m. PST

Yech…😬

Hafen von Schlockenberg09 Feb 2017 11:33 p.m. PST

What,too bright?

scotty0811 Feb 2017 1:51 p.m. PST

cheers guys

Glorfindel77715 Apr 2017 5:08 a.m. PST

HvS. Great stuff & perfectly timed – I'm in themiddle of some 10mm Danes for the WSS and have just ordered the artillery.


Phil

Supercilius Maximus16 Apr 2017 3:16 a.m. PST

Much brighter than the "barn red"/red oxide used by some other European armies, and by the Continentals during the AWI.

I always understood the barrel was "yellow" metal as well, as per the Saxon artillery of the late 17th/early 18th Centuries.

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