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79thPA Supporting Member of TMP18 Feb 2019 8:57 a.m. PST

I'm starting a new project, and I am looking for advice on what colors (vallejo or craft paints) to use with modern (as in now) US infantry. What would be a good green for a base coat? Thanks.

PrivateSnafu18 Feb 2019 12:44 p.m. PST

There are several different ones in use. Which one or which units/service are you asking about?

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP18 Feb 2019 1:57 p.m. PST

Any modern green uniform will do. CONUS Army troops, if that matters any.

PrivateSnafu18 Feb 2019 2:24 p.m. PST

Green Grey? followed by the other colors

V886, you probably have it.

Keifer11313 Sep 2021 9:52 p.m. PST

There is no green grey in the OEF uniform.

I used GW colors from ages ago. You can find conversion guides somewhere….

Goblin green. Today I would use reflective green from Vallejo.

Bestial Brown.
Iraqi sand

German Camo Brown.

For the boots Iraqi sand with a brown wash over.

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