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Dukewilliam16 May 2018 4:26 p.m. PST

Hey,

I realize this will vary from man to man, from area to area and from country to country, but I am interested in how you store, and mostly. transport, your 28mm WW2 dudes

Luckily I haven't had any issues yet but I am packing them willy nilly at best. I always magnetized my 15's, but these are a different animal and many have plastic bases.

I would love to hear how you do it. (Store and transport miniatures, that is.)

Saluti,
Steve

Glengarry516 May 2018 5:12 p.m. PST

Foam filled carrying bags designed for the job.

Dukewilliam16 May 2018 5:14 p.m. PST

Do they have a name?

whitphoto Supporting Member of TMP16 May 2018 5:22 p.m. PST

Feldherr carry cases

Rich Bliss16 May 2018 5:23 p.m. PST

For 28mm single based figures, I mount on fender washers and transport in Rubbermaid shoe boxes lined with magnetic strips.

saltflats192916 May 2018 6:03 p.m. PST

Lackeys. And a whip.

FusilierDan Supporting Member of TMP16 May 2018 6:17 p.m. PST

Plano and Sterlite boxes

Personal logo Extra Crispy Sponsoring Member of TMP16 May 2018 7:01 p.m. PST

Steel and magnet.

I basically do what this fellow does:

link

Lion in the Stars16 May 2018 10:26 p.m. PST

Sabol Army Transport(tm) pluck-foam and carry case, though I also have an old Citadel blow-molded case that I use for my civilians.

Martin Rapier16 May 2018 11:08 p.m. PST

28mm stuff, individually based on Pennies, megnetic strip on the bottom and carried in box files lined with steel paper. Same as everything else.

For 28s (and 54s) I often put a layer of bubbewrap inside the top of the box to discourage them sliding around.

rhacelt17 May 2018 5:27 a.m. PST

I use nothing but Sabol Army foam and cases. They have served me well for over ten years.

cherrypicker17 May 2018 6:29 a.m. PST

Figures in Comfort cases and trays

Jules

Old Wolfman17 May 2018 6:59 a.m. PST

Working on it.

wrgmr117 May 2018 9:05 a.m. PST

All my figures are based, so Rubbermaid plastic boxes with shelf rubber non-skid material.

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