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nevinsrip Sponsoring Member of TMP18 May 2018 11:31 p.m. PST

I finally finished my Volunteers of Ireland unit. I've had these kicking around the workbench for a while now. Feels good to finish them up. The basing here was tricky and I've attempted to replicate common SC terrain.I'm pleased with the way it turned out.
I've also tried a new method of furling flags and am quite pleased with the results. It seems to really work well with the larger flags and holds the shape as intended.

Lord Rawdon raised this unit, which eventually became the
2 nd American Regiment. The Vols were a fighting unit that served with distinction at Camden, Hobkirk Hill and the defense of 96. Tough Irish lads!!

Perry metal figures painted by Pep Dominguez
Flags by Flags of War
Basing and Flag furling by me.

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95thRegt19 May 2018 4:53 a.m. PST

Excellent work!

Bob

GiloUK19 May 2018 5:39 a.m. PST

Great stuff, Bill.

Winston Smith Supporting Member of TMP19 May 2018 6:08 a.m. PST

Damn, they're looking good. I'm particularly annoyed because I had to sell mine for food.

KSmyth19 May 2018 9:04 a.m. PST

They look great. Your basing is especially good.

FlyXwire19 May 2018 2:50 p.m. PST

Super nice Bill, and love the flag furlin'!

coopman Supporting Member of TMP19 May 2018 7:37 p.m. PST

Excellent looking unit. You are my hero!

goragrad20 May 2018 9:42 p.m. PST

Very nice!

Reiver Castings21 May 2018 2:52 a.m. PST

Very nice indeed!

nevinsrip Sponsoring Member of TMP21 May 2018 4:40 p.m. PST

John I bid on yours, but lost. I recall that they were really well done.

Winston Smith Supporting Member of TMP21 May 2018 6:49 p.m. PST

Thanks. I miss them.

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