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Apache 616 Mar 2017 3:15 p.m. PST

For modern Special Forces vs Pirates and/or Iraqis, gaming, I'm thinking of making a 'GOPLAT" Gas and Oil platform. Has anyone done that before, do you have photos?

haywire Supporting Member of TMP16 Mar 2017 3:40 p.m. PST

I have seen this kit, but its 1/200 scale

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I also remember someone did one for Dr Who. Unit vs. Sea Devils I think. This page has a couple pictures

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A quick google search found this guy

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And this one
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Wilf1235817 Mar 2017 4:42 a.m. PST

There's a fantastic oil rig model on display in the Aberdeen Maritime Museum…

https://goo.gl/images/KXxg6f

Not sure what scale though…..

Cheers,
Wilf

Gaz004517 Mar 2017 6:11 a.m. PST

Nice photos, at least 6 levels to replicate not counting the cranes!
Some of the MDF manufacturers in 28mm have industrial sets with walkways etc………usable as a start and then detail with 1/72 architectures- doors, railings etc

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