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wildphilldude27 Jun 2020 3:41 a.m. PST

A late 80's tank heavy task force for coldwar commander/modern spearhead, mostly BPP with some ghq and h&r, waiting for h&r to open to get the inf to finish it

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wildphilldude27 Jun 2020 3:47 a.m. PST

Also shows what happens when you can't remember if you brought spring or summer grass roll for basing

newarch27 Jun 2020 4:14 a.m. PST

It's ok, it simulates them driving over someone else's lawn. They are still exquisite looking miniatures, and nicely painted too.

JMcCarroll Supporting Member of TMP27 Jun 2020 5:31 a.m. PST

Could put patches of opposite basing on every base. It will tie in the force! I would paint the sides of the base brown, but there comes a point were you say it is done.

Fred Mills27 Jun 2020 6:40 a.m. PST

Very nice. Darkening the base edges (brown or black, even green) is easily done with a Sharpie. For armour, I usually try to avoid barrels overhanging the front of the base, which means more or less flush-mounting the rear to the back of the base. Otherwise, it is easy for them to be bent in normal handling.

Love the TF approach.

Also, where is that a/c base from? I have some A-10s and helicopters to do.

Thanks for sharing. Reminds me of an unfinished project or ten!!

wildphilldude28 Jun 2020 5:37 a.m. PST

Had to push them to the front cause I want to add unit id labels at the back, bases came from snmstuff

Fred Mills28 Jun 2020 11:39 a.m. PST

Thanks wildphilldude! Great-looking unit. Good hunting!

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