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45thdiv Supporting Member of TMP15 Oct 2020 3:41 p.m. PST

I have not used my plastic bases that come with the Perry plastic kits. Does anyone use these?

Matthew

Glengarry515 Oct 2020 3:51 p.m. PST

I have stacks and stacks of them, someday I may find as use for them… assemblage art perhaps? I use 25mm round 4Ground bases and Warbases movement trays for my figures.

Skrapwelder Supporting Member of TMP15 Oct 2020 4:49 p.m. PST

I've been using them as wall paneling for Sci-Fi interiors.

Syrinx015 Oct 2020 5:34 p.m. PST

I used them for my Sudan Mahdist forces. Probably won't use them for my British.

Bill N15 Oct 2020 8:25 p.m. PST

I appreciate that plastic model manufacturers provide these. The problem is they are never in a size I use.

Jeffers15 Oct 2020 11:25 p.m. PST

Only used them once and found they warped. Not sure why, but they did. Now I keep a couple of sprues handy for kitbashing etc. but otherwise just bin them. The Warlord single bases make useful counters & markers though!

Pan Marek16 Oct 2020 9:43 a.m. PST

The big problem is that plastic figures need some weight.
Wood or steel bases provide such, plastic do not.

coopman16 Oct 2020 12:51 p.m. PST

I just threw away about 30 sprues of them.

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