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Painting the Panzer IIIG for Barbarossa


Panzer III G
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GEO31
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$9.00 USD


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11 January 2004page first published

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As part of our 15mm Barbarossa Project, we needed some 15mm scale Panzer IIIG's - four, in fact. The Panzer III usually doesn't get much respect from wargamers, who much prefer the later Panthers and Tigers. In the early-war period, however, the Panzer III is a formidable fighting vehicle - and in our Barbarosa scenario, it's the primary German tank.

Pleas were sent to the various manufacturers, and Battlefront was kind enough to respond (with five models).

25mm scale German paratrooper, as painted by Miniatures of Chesapeake

Miniatures of Chesapeake, a professional painting service in Virginia, agreed to paint these models for Workbench.

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"Sure, no problem," said Carl. "Just send them on down."