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photocrinch Supporting Member of TMP02 Apr 2017 2:38 p.m. PST

Have posted pictures of my first Glossy coated old school style miniatures. The 2nd French Cuirassiers and the Pavlov Grenadiers have been spruced up and are ready for battle:

Ragbones Supporting Member of TMP02 Apr 2017 3:00 p.m. PST

thumbs up They look great!

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP02 Apr 2017 6:21 p.m. PST

A good find.

photocrinch Supporting Member of TMP02 Apr 2017 6:37 p.m. PST

Yes indeed. They looked pretty rough, but with a little effort they should be quite nice. The Russians were particularly well represented, though lacking in cavalry. The French will be a bit more work as the infantry will really have to be completely stripped and repainted.

Who asked this joker02 Apr 2017 8:21 p.m. PST

Looking pretty spiffy!

Hafen von Schlockenberg Supporting Member of TMP Inactive Member02 Apr 2017 8:53 p.m. PST

Great find--congrats! Your mention of Matt made me go look through the Wellington Man posts again--inspiring stuff!

I couldn't afford these back in the day,so went for their 15s. One question: are these considered 1/72 now? They were sold as 25mm back then (25mm to the top of the head,of course, like all the lines were).

photocrinch Supporting Member of TMP03 Apr 2017 5:18 a.m. PST

Not really sure what folks consider them size wise. They are really around 23mm, which is more in line with 1/72 scale plastics than a true 25mm figure would be.


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