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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP15 Mar 2019 1:04 p.m. PST

Very nice!





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Aethelflaeda was framed In the TMP Dawghouse15 Mar 2019 1:15 p.m. PST

What's nice about them?

randy51 Supporting Member of TMP15 Mar 2019 2:23 p.m. PST

"What's nice about them?",…….Well, they look very well sculpted to me, other than the shakos appear to be scrunched a bit too low.

Personal logo Mserafin Supporting Member of TMP15 Mar 2019 3:08 p.m. PST

Why can't I get legere figures like this in 28mm?

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP16 Mar 2019 11:10 a.m. PST

Bad day Aethelflaeda…? (smile)

For 1/72 they are great.


Aethelflaeda was framed In the TMP Dawghouse16 Mar 2019 11:42 a.m. PST

Are they supposed to be painted? Show me finished models not wip.

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP17 Mar 2019 4:02 p.m. PST

No… they are not Mick… I was not aware you hate WIPs…


Aethelflaeda was framed In the TMP Dawghouse18 Mar 2019 3:31 p.m. PST

Wip is a really silly thing to display. You'll never be sure if the finished item is still close or not. Just wait until the bloody things are done.

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP19 Mar 2019 11:09 a.m. PST

Do not agree… but I respect your opinion….


Personal logo deadhead Supporting Member of TMP19 Mar 2019 11:57 a.m. PST

I am not sure what I am looking at. These are 1/72 scale. OK. Metal I assume but with conversions using Greenstuff. But what were the original figures? Are they commercially available and, if so, who makes them?

Their proportions and detailing/posing/animation is laudable but I would agree the shakos are far too low and narrow in the crown.

I like WIP, personally, as one picks up modelling tips, but only if there is some text and not just pictures (grin)

Marc the plastics fan19 Mar 2019 12:43 p.m. PST

Liam, these are conversions on existing plastic models. Italeri French would be my guess based on some of the poses

The shakos maybe look stunted as they have gained width from the covers. As they are modded on the original plastic shakos the heights will be fine

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