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captaincold6930 Oct 2018 2:50 p.m. PST

Thinking about getting into this scale for some North Africa scenarios.

Anyone have any comments regarding the quality of each brand over the other?

Honestly, from what I can see online they both look similar in quality.

JimDuncanUK30 Oct 2018 3:35 p.m. PST

Simple answer is to buy a couple from each of the manufacturers.

Your own eyes will answer the question for you.

captaincold6930 Oct 2018 4:12 p.m. PST

Possibly but not sure it's worth the shipping costs for 1 tank from each place, but you aren't wrong :)

BorisTheSpider30 Oct 2018 4:15 p.m. PST

I find Pithead vehicles run a little larger than Pendraken. Both are easy builds and well detailed, I'd just stick to one manufacturer for each vehicle. I do prefer Pendraken infantry though.

Leon Pendraken Sponsoring Member of TMP30 Oct 2018 4:36 p.m. PST

We can send you some samples if you like? Just drop us an email through the site:

captaincold6930 Oct 2018 5:10 p.m. PST

Leon…I will email you. That offer is beyond generous and greatly appreciated.

Schogun30 Oct 2018 5:10 p.m. PST

Pendraken vehicles have better detail than Pithead but are on the small side of 10/12mm-1/144.

captaincold6930 Oct 2018 5:11 p.m. PST

Actually…that's a plus for me then if Pendraken are smaller than Pithead!!

Thank you all for the info

Leon Pendraken Sponsoring Member of TMP30 Oct 2018 6:25 p.m. PST

No worries, we'll get those sorted out for you.

BillyNM31 Oct 2018 11:52 a.m. PST

I have a collection of Skytrex 1:200 for Tunisia I've been thinking of selling off. The quality of the range is variable but generally paint up well – if you let me have your email I could send some photos if you're interested?

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