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Brummie Lad30 Jul 2017 7:24 a.m. PST

Hi all,

I'm slowly working on my Sikh War project using Newline Designs' 1:72 range. I've managed to get around to publishing a first post on the blog:

link

And some images to wet the interest:



At present, there are some figures missing from Newline's range. Does anyone know where I might be able to get my hands on some suitable (1:72, large 20mm, small 25mm) miniatures for Bengal Irregular and Light Cavalry, or Gurkhas?

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP30 Jul 2017 9:53 a.m. PST

Very nice.

tinned fruit Supporting Member of TMP30 Jul 2017 3:23 p.m. PST

Great stuff – what rules will you be using?

Phil

23rdFusilier Supporting Member of TMP30 Jul 2017 6:41 p.m. PST

Very beautiful figures. Good luck on a very exciting project.

Brummie Lad31 Jul 2017 2:15 a.m. PST

79thPA: Thanks! grin

Phil: Thanks! I'll be using Black Powder. I'm currently writing up a document for the two wars in the style of a BP supplement. Will probably submit it to Warlord and see what they say.

I want to get a hold of the John Company rules from TVAG as well, so will probably do that when I order their Sikh War flag sets.

23rd: Thanks a lot. Long way to go, but its been an enjoyable start.

WarWizard31 Jul 2017 5:27 a.m. PST

Excellent start!

Brummie Lad02 Aug 2017 8:37 a.m. PST

Thanks WarWizard!

Long Valley Gamer Supporting Member of TMP02 Aug 2017 5:32 p.m. PST

Been working on a Sikh War project in 25mm for almost 3 years now and am close to completion.Obviously I was doing other things in between. Most of the figures are Foundry with some Old Glory mixed in. I'm playimg with the idea of using a modified version of Shako for the rules. Still working on that. Will probably play test before the end of the year.

Brummie Lad06 Aug 2017 4:56 a.m. PST

LVG: I considered OG's Sikh War range, but the value of Newline's range was a big pull. That and the figures are little gems!

Look forward to seeing your results.

Phil the french18 Aug 2017 10:46 p.m. PST

Very nicely done, what a start!

Brummie Lad27 Aug 2017 11:57 a.m. PST

Thanks a lot Phil!

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