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"BOKI 10mm (1:150)" Topic


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Sho Boki10 Sep 2018 7:53 a.m. PST

I thinked to give a chance for 10mm (1:150) and prepared two dolls. After slowly advancing with this project I plan to produce at least one set someday and then watch, what happen.

At first I make dolls for all figures in set and this process I will cover here. What Unit it will be, we can decide later, when all dolls are ready.

von Winterfeldt10 Sep 2018 9:50 a.m. PST

you must at least make two complete armies – to get a chance that people would buy the miniatures.

Sho Boki10 Sep 2018 10:04 a.m. PST

In 8mm yes, but in 10mm it is the same as in 15mm, there already are armies from other producers.

Sho Boki28 Sep 2018 4:50 a.m. PST

Big horses from 8mm are useful as small horses in 10mm.

Sho Boki06 Oct 2018 10:04 a.m. PST

Legs moved closer to centre of weight.

von Winterfeldt07 Oct 2018 11:07 a.m. PST

nice face

Sho Boki10 Oct 2018 1:26 p.m. PST

Supreme Littleness Designs11 Oct 2018 6:03 a.m. PST

Yes, please. 1809 would be nice.

Do the bayonets have to be as prominent?

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Sho Boki11 Oct 2018 6:24 a.m. PST

Yes, it must be as prominent.
But may be closer to barrel line.
This doll is mother for all other dolls, so there will be lot of modifications before I start to sculpt master figures.

Supreme Littleness Designs11 Oct 2018 7:31 a.m. PST

As you say there are other producers and, to fit in, nearer the barrel would match all but one sculptor. Similar to your excellent 1:100 scale would be perfect. Small horses is also an excellent idea. May I suggest Insurrection cavalry.

Sho Boki13 Oct 2018 1:06 p.m. PST

The bayonet is now better?
old – left, new – right.

Right now I don't think about cavalry much.
These 6mm, 8mm and 10mm are my hobby or side projects, at least until they stay poorly castable. I try to get well casted infantry unit first.

Supreme Littleness Designs14 Oct 2018 4:56 a.m. PST

Far superior!

Sho Boki23 Oct 2018 7:02 a.m. PST

Officer doll..

Supreme Littleness Designs23 Oct 2018 4:25 p.m. PST

Very nice to see the officer marching with his men instead of standing or being out of step.

Sho Boki02 Nov 2018 12:33 p.m. PST

Doll with French musket and doll for Flagbearer or pike/pontoon carried Officer or NCO.

Sho Boki06 Nov 2018 9:46 a.m. PST

von Winterfeldt06 Nov 2018 9:53 a.m. PST

I would shorten the lapels on the 10 mm a bit – to achieve a higher taille.

Sho Boki13 Nov 2018 4:47 a.m. PST

Like this?

von Winterfeldt13 Nov 2018 6:20 a.m. PST

either my eyes are betraying me, but you also made the lapels narrower? Very nice eagle on the shako

Sho Boki13 Nov 2018 6:46 a.m. PST

I moved lapels more to centre and add belly. Otherwise it was too flat.
Also new eagle, to improve the side view of shako.
Now I think, what to do with trousers.

von Winterfeldt13 Nov 2018 9:31 a.m. PST

long trousers please

Sho Boki14 Nov 2018 5:34 a.m. PST

Voila,

10mm French Infantry at Waterloo


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