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Black Cavalier27 Mar 2017 7:50 p.m. PST

I k know I've recently seen a painting guide for ww2 Belgian troops, and I'm sure I remember it being on Warlord's site using their Belgian range. But now I can't find it.

Does anyone else remember seeing this and can help me find it?


redmist112227 Mar 2017 7:56 p.m. PST

Several months ago when Warlords offered the painting guides for free, I downloaded them all…but there was no Belgium one.


Serge6928 Mar 2017 9:09 a.m. PST

Helmet: Brown violet 887
Webbing: Leather brown 871
Uniform: Green brown 879
Boots & gaiters: Black
Breadsack: Khaki 988
Gasmask container & mess tin: Russian green uniform 924

But these colours are not correct seing actual uniforms.

Black Cavalier28 Mar 2017 2:04 p.m. PST

Serge, thanks for the info. Are you saying those were warlord's suggested colors, but having seen the uniforms (in person? In photos?), you don't think they match?

Serge6929 Mar 2017 2:33 a.m. PST

Yes these are Warlord colours.

For me correct colors are:
Uniform M1928: 879
Uniform M1935: 886
Helmet M1931: XF62
Webbing Mills M1930: 914
Webbing M1908: 846
Boots & gaiters M1891: Black
Breadsack M1915/1930/1935: 988 or 819
Gasmask container: 924
Havresack M1930: 880
Mess tin M1915: 830
Mess tin M1896: Aluminium

Wargamer Blue29 Mar 2017 6:32 a.m. PST

Would you go for the same uniform colour as Warlord? The one uniform I did see was a lot darker, almost like the British uniform colour.

RePriMo Wargame Terrain06 Oct 2020 4:38 a.m. PST

here i have a video for you…

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