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Pauls Bods12 Jan 2020 5:43 a.m. PST

The previous OOB and converted Airfix sets
with the scratchbuilt battering ram
and catapult
with a scratchbuilt wall and some potting compost, to create a seige Scene



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Personal logo 20thmaine Supporting Member of TMP12 Jan 2020 6:17 a.m. PST

Wot, no Sherwood Castle ?

evil grin

Pauls Bods12 Jan 2020 6:40 a.m. PST

Sherwood Castle, due to its venerable age, is under a conservation order, so no seiges allowed

Col Durnford Supporting Member of TMP12 Jan 2020 6:43 a.m. PST

Good one. Also nice set up.

Fred Mills12 Jan 2020 6:52 a.m. PST

These are fantastic. Wow.

KevinV12 Jan 2020 8:35 a.m. PST

Really nice work. I tried some conversions as a teenager. But did not have the tools, skills and resources of today.
Thanks for posting.

Sgt Slag13 Jan 2020 8:04 a.m. PST

Love your work, as always. Really enjoy the arrows sticking out of everything -- nice touch! Cheers!

robert piepenbrink Supporting Member of TMP13 Jan 2020 4:48 p.m. PST

Now there's a thought, Pauls--skirmish game set in a scheduled building. Think of a hostage rescue in which you're allowed to shoot the terrorists, but lose points for bullet holes in the paneling, and Heaven forbid you break a pane of leaded glass! (Fair is fair: the terrorists are allowed to shoot your people, but dare not harm your accompanying dogs, lest PETA change sides in the propaganda war.)

Pauls Bods15 Jan 2020 10:18 a.m. PST

Thanks All :-)
@Robert. If I did modern period stuff Id go for that but more a blue Team v red Team sort of Thing.
Ive got an idea for something similar but not so modern and not medieval either ;-)

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