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POLL: I Hate Slottabases Because... (Round 1)


352 votes were cast by total voters.


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Personal logo The Beast Rampant Supporting Member of TMP writes:

When they came out, I loved them. Later, I started to hate them. Now, I ususally "peg" the mini and glue it to a scenic plastic/resin base. Though I continue to use SB on the sort of GW minis that are still metal.

I was always mystified why they used to do slotta-based plastics…


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624 hits since 27 Dec 2017
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VOTING RESULTS
AnswerVotes%Chart
carving out the alternate slot is too much work
3
1%
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I don't want my figures walking sideways into combat
16
5%
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I hate having to fill in the slot
37
11%
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I hate it when people don't paint the sides
7
2%
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I have to glue the figures
9
3%
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it is hard to custom pose my figures
14
4%
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sometimes the pack does not include enough slottabases for the figures
5
1%
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square slottabases are difficult to rank up
13
4%
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the tabs are too often taller than the base
29
8%
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they are an obsolete concept
8
2%
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they are less stable
8
2%
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they are too lightweight
23
7%
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they encourage 'flat' sculpts
6
2%
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they have to be filled in before attaching magnetic bottoms
11
3%
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they lead to scale creep
6
2%
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they look stupid on a multi-figure base
23
7%
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they look ugly
23
7%
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they make figures harder to store
3
1%
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they make my figures look like they are on hills
33
9%
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they never seem to fit well
20
6%
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you have to paint them or they look bad
4
1%
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other (explain)
9
3%
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I don't hate slottabases
42
12%
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POLL IS CLOSED
POLL DESCRIPTION
Why do you hate slottabases?

Poll set up by Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian, based on this pre-poll discussion.