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Skip2a19 Jul 2019 10:41 a.m. PST

Hello all:

I want to start a Continuation War Finnish force for Chain of Command but can't find a good painting guide.

The only one I can find is from the FoW site and I would prefer one for 28mm figures with more details. There are videos on winter uniforms but nothing that I can find on Summer.

I had found something awhile ago that listed the Vallejo paints and had pictures but I can't seem to find the link anymore.

I would also like one with Vallejo or Reaper paint references for vehicle camo.

Thank you,

Skip

BigJoeDuke Supporting Member of TMP19 Jul 2019 11:04 a.m. PST

i found this a while back, too, i think this may be the Vallejo guide you had found, hope this helps:
Finns painting guide

Got mine right here:
Finns Vallejo Base/Highlight
Uniform 907 (Pale Greyblue)/951
Helmet 975
Leather 871/940
Canvas 871/884
Soft cap sides 991/884
-center/gloves 816
Rifle/Canteen 875
Boots 950
Skis 912

HistoriFigs19 Jul 2019 11:28 a.m. PST

You can grab the 'Quick Guide to Painting Finnish Troops' from here:
link

It is our our quick guide to painting Finnish troops in summer uniform. Not highly detailed, but have used same guide to figures from 10mm to 54mm.

Cujoman07 Sep 2019 11:42 a.m. PST

Here's Warlord games recommended Vallejo paints:
Summer Jacket Medium Sea Grey 870
Winter jacket and trousers Grey Green 866
Helmet Brown Violet 887
Leather Chocolate Brown 872
Winter gear London Grey 836 with a white highlight.
Officer's jacket Cork Brown 843

link

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