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The Scene20 Oct 2017 9:56 a.m. PST

I am pleased to announce the release my first Sci fi / near future vehicles.
There are at least another 12 I plan to release over the next two weeks.

First is the Hover command vehicle.
This is a fairly low tech command vehicle and great for Sci Fi or near future.

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Second is the command hovercraft.
This can be used for Sci Fi, near future or modern day.

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Thirdly is the command boat.
This can be used for Sci Fi, near future or modern day.

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Let me know your thoughts please, I am working on lots of variants at the moment, so if you are interested in any specifics let me know. No promises but I will do what I can to accomodate.

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Check out my facebook page for other updates.
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Cheers Mike

Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian20 Oct 2017 10:03 a.m. PST

What is the difference between hover and hovercraft vehicles?

Oberlindes Sol LIC20 Oct 2017 10:37 a.m. PST

Those look good.

Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian20 Oct 2017 11:30 a.m. PST

I'm thinking the command boat may be riding too high in the water.

Lion in the Stars20 Oct 2017 1:30 p.m. PST

Command boat is up on plane, Bill. evil grin

The Scene21 Oct 2017 1:58 a.m. PST

Although the hovercraft is almost an ATV it is mainly designed for water. But I prefer the look of it.
Mike

zrunelord21 Oct 2017 6:25 a.m. PST

Nice vehicles & concept Mike,
Might i suggest a pic with a comparison mini or ruler for size.

Keep it up.
Z

The Scene21 Oct 2017 7:22 a.m. PST

Cheers Z, here are a couple of pics with one of my 15mm special forces. Hope this helps.

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Mike

Part time gamer24 Oct 2017 2:29 p.m. PST

Very Nice, but I got to admit, I think I like the boat best. And "E I C" Bill may have a point. It does seem to be riding a bit "high in the water".

War Drone01 Nov 2017 3:02 p.m. PST

1. I think they all look great, although I'm not a fan (hehehe! … sorry) of plenum chambered hover-vehicles.

2. I think they look WAY TOO SMALL for 15mm … No?
6mm YES. 15mm? How? I mean, just look at the hatches…

I think the Command Boat should be weaponized and given a frontal beach-assault thing … ramp? Flap? Hinged drop-down landing ramp? like landing craft … sorry, words fail me right now (but probably not enough to not have caused offence … which really wasn't my intent!).

I'll shut up now and … :-)

The Scene05 Nov 2017 1:22 a.m. PST

War drone, all comments are welcome, they are not to everyones taste. They never will be.
I agree they probably should all have some sort of weapon attached an have decided to get something done to add to the vehicles.
The landing craft , ramp ect is also a great idea, somthing I will work on.

Thanks
Mike

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