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Tango0113 Mar 2017 8:18 p.m. PST

RGFX will soon launch a Kiki campaign to fund a mini fog machine for miniatures games. This machine will produce a mysterious mist for mysterious atmospheres …
A 28mm building will even be available to hide it.
The options would be great… imagine a battle camp with that smoke!…


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Dwindling Gravitas Inactive Member14 Mar 2017 4:26 a.m. PST

I love this!

Cyrus the Great14 Mar 2017 9:31 a.m. PST

I'd use one of those.

Realm Builder14 Mar 2017 10:30 a.m. PST

Nice atmosphere!

Tango0114 Mar 2017 10:54 a.m. PST

Glad you like it boys!. (smile)


mwindsorfw Supporting Member of TMP14 Mar 2017 11:51 a.m. PST

That's funny. I wonder if the temperature or humidity would start affecting the paint on your miniatures or your scenery.

gamershs14 Mar 2017 1:07 p.m. PST

Then the fire department gets called in during the convention. If you want to do this get dry ice and put it into some water (inside the hidden compartment with holes poking out in strategic locations).
As far as the paint jobs go, as long as the figures are dull or gloss coated they are sealed and the paint should not be affected.
Don't forget to seal the stands. I had cardboard stands but didn't seal the bottoms and they warped when I used them on a sand table (used water to shape the sand so it was wet). :<

SaltyDog14 Mar 2017 1:21 p.m. PST

Many years ago (might still do) the Royal Australian Navy used a smoke generator that used glycerin/water to produce the smoke to simulate onboard fires. Great smoke, very thick but afterwords everything was covered in a very thin film of glycerin oilyness. Supposedly wasn't harmful to health but your laundry bill was huge!

steamingdave4714 Mar 2017 1:48 p.m. PST

In my younger and more foolish days, I used to produce similar effects with a good cigar!

Tango0115 Mar 2017 9:29 a.m. PST



uglyfatbloke Inactive Member16 Mar 2017 8:54 a.m. PST

you can do it just as well with a cheap cigar.

Zephyr116 Mar 2017 1:17 p.m. PST

"Kiki campaign to fund a mini frog machine for wargames"

I don't know about that, if they get loose they'll get on the floor, and after squishing some of them underfoot…

(oops! Read that title wrong… ;-)

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