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by Niall
Sat Jul 22, 2017 4:25 pm
Forum: Real Steel
Topic: Best Garden Feature Ever?
Replies: 2
Views: 381

Re: Best Garden Feature Ever?

Re-upload of photo -
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by Niall
Sun Jul 16, 2017 2:38 pm
Forum: Conversions
Topic: Several Of My Conversion
Replies: 5
Views: 867

Re: Several Of My Conversion

Re-loaded photos - Cromwell ARV - https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4316/35129401153_70dd68424c_z.jpg https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4328/35768463882_eacaceb374_z.jpg Cromwell CS - https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4237/35768771702_b38e0aa9a9_z.jpg https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4317/35768771252_d4f5e7447...
by Niall
Sun Jul 16, 2017 9:53 am
Forum: Tips and tricks
Topic: Magnetic Basing
Replies: 4
Views: 581

Re: Magnetic Basing

Re-uploads of the photos -
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by Niall
Mon Jun 19, 2017 7:19 pm
Forum: Real Steel
Topic: Best Garden Feature Ever?
Replies: 2
Views: 381

Best Garden Feature Ever?

This is a repost of a post I made on the old forum.
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The picture was taken at the army's urban warfare training site at Catterick base.
by Niall
Tue May 30, 2017 5:54 pm
Forum: Conversions
Topic: Several Of My Conversion
Replies: 5
Views: 867

Re: Several Of My Conversion

Thanks for the replies A couple of photos of my Crusader AA mk2. The conversion is 3D printed to my designs by Shapeways. The main turret is in the low detail(but cheaper) Strong White Flexible material. The mudguards, turret front and gun barrels are printed in the Frosted Detail resin. The latter ...
by Niall
Sat May 13, 2017 10:24 am
Forum: Conversions
Topic: Several Of My Conversion
Replies: 5
Views: 867

Several Of My Conversion

Here are a couple of my converions of Armourfast kits - Cromwell ARV - http://i1131.photobucket.com/albums/m556/Niall_Orr/Wargame%20Armour/DSCF0160.jpg http://i1131.photobucket.com/albums/m556/Niall_Orr/Wargame%20Armour/DSCF0159.jpg Cromwell CS - http://i1131.photobucket.com/albums/m556/Niall_Orr/Wa...
by Niall
Sun May 07, 2017 10:53 am
Forum: Tips and tricks
Topic: Magnetic Basing
Replies: 4
Views: 581

Re: Magnetic Basing

The steel paper is strong enough for schurzen plates however if used for wargame models it will get bent with handling and won't spring back. In addition its edges and corners are quite sharp. It also has a self adhesive coating which would have to be removed.
by Niall
Fri May 05, 2017 6:40 pm
Forum: Tips and tricks
Topic: Magnetic Basing
Replies: 4
Views: 581

Magnetic Basing

This is a repost from the old forum. To transport wargame models I have developed this method for tracked vehicles. Smooth off all raised detail from the base of the model and stick on a strip of steel paper. Cut a length of strip wood(thicker than the vehicle's ground clearance and narrower than it...
by Niall
Fri May 05, 2017 6:16 pm
Forum: Tips and tricks
Topic: Aerials
Replies: 12
Views: 860

Re: Aerials

I use heat stretch sprue from soft plastic figure sets.