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SgtPerry27 Jul 2017 1:10 p.m. PST

With the stages of the Tour de France 2017 on TV, I could not resist so I decided to paint the metal riders of the Fonderie Roger with the colors of the teams of the Peloton 2017.

Here is a first batch of six teams


And three more teams and the special herseys



LaserGrenadier Supporting Member of TMP27 Jul 2017 1:30 p.m. PST

Excellent work.

Extrabio1947 Supporting Member of TMP27 Jul 2017 2:42 p.m. PST

Wonderful! Very well done.

blacksoilbill28 Jul 2017 5:39 a.m. PST

These are great!

SgtPerry29 Jul 2017 6:50 a.m. PST

I added three additionals teams


JonFreitag29 Jul 2017 9:41 p.m. PST

Great work! Where did you get the metal cyclists?

SgtPerry30 Jul 2017 1:31 a.m. PST

They are from a french manufacturer Fonderie Roger.


There are various scales. The ones I painted are the smaller ones for gaming scale : 1/43.

But they have a larger range that is more 1/35 for Collectors.

Here is a comparison with the Flamme Rouge game plastic riders


SgtPerry02 Aug 2017 12:10 p.m. PST

Yesterday we played the custom stage Paris-Roubaix with cobblestone tiles (that will be included in the first add-on.


We were 6 players.

SgtPerry06 Aug 2017 10:06 a.m. PST

My fourth batch of 2017 riders


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