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EricThe Shed01 Dec 2017 4:57 a.m. PST

As part of my current Sudan project I was looking for some watercraft – specifically Arabian Dhows

Managed to source these from Russia and they work really well with 28mm

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All the details on the blog here
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Extrabio1947 Supporting Member of TMP01 Dec 2017 6:24 a.m. PST

Very nice.

Personal logo Cacique Caribe Supporting Member of TMP01 Dec 2017 7:44 a.m. PST

Excellent find!

Dan
PS. They seem to have stuff in HO scale too, which might be of interest to 15mm gamers.
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Pauls Bods01 Dec 2017 8:04 a.m. PST

..and some 1/72nd ones as well.
It says, no Need for glue or scissors?
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Personal logo aegiscg47 Supporting Member of TMP01 Dec 2017 8:10 a.m. PST

Nice paper model! Unless I'm missing something it looks like there isn't a 15mm/HO version of that particular kit.

Big Martin Back01 Dec 2017 9:05 a.m. PST

They work well with 28mm. I've got one of their cogs and it looks great with my Lion Rampant stuff.

Rhingyll Supporting Member of TMP01 Dec 2017 9:33 a.m. PST

How long does it take to put one together?

dwight shrute01 Dec 2017 1:54 p.m. PST

they look really nice , did u get hit with customs /post office handling charges ?

Rich Bliss02 Dec 2017 6:25 a.m. PST

It takes about 20-30 minutes for the Dhow. Most of it is the rigging.

johndigby02 Dec 2017 11:57 a.m. PST

Hi Eric,

I contacted you as "Houdin" my google account name. I have the Redoubt paddle steamer plus a load of other Sudan stuff going for a "fellow gamer" rate. How can I contact you?

John

johndigby03 Dec 2017 8:54 a.m. PST

You can PM me at johnDOTansariATbtopenworldDOTcom

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