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TacticalPainter0125 Oct 2020 6:38 p.m. PST

I'm playing a Chain of Command campaign set in Singapore in 20mm and need to represent a house belonging to a rubber plantation owner. I have one of the 20mm Sarissa colonial houses and I've done some work on that to make it suitable for the Far East. You can see how I did those modifications here link

For the campaign I wanted to add a base and so I've recycled a base I had made for a house in French village. To add more tropical flavour I planted a couple of palm trees.

The car is die cast and from Oxford. I sprayed it with matt varnish and gave it a dry brush just to make it look less toy like.

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Personal logo PaulCollins Supporting Member of TMP25 Oct 2020 6:43 p.m. PST

Very nice. I think that you have captured that feel that you were looking for.

mghFond25 Oct 2020 7:54 p.m. PST

It looks great!

Skarper25 Oct 2020 9:36 p.m. PST

Great indeed. We still have a few such houses in DaNang, though they are getting replaced now.

Long Valley Gamer Supporting Member of TMP26 Oct 2020 6:05 a.m. PST

Great Job!!

uglyfatbloke27 Oct 2020 2:36 a.m. PST

Lovely, but maybe better as a suburban house. If you google 'Singapore naval base bungalow' you'll get images more typical of plantation houses though they'd be less likely to be black and white – red and white is/was pretty common.

Legion 427 Oct 2020 8:26 a.m. PST

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