Red Army tracks

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Red Army tracks

Post by captainzlog » Thu Apr 06, 2017 8:06 pm

Here's an idea that was posted on the old forum about upgrading the tracks on Soviet vehicles to better simulate the 'waffle' pattern used by the Russian tank factories: it's real simply and easy to do, using nylon screen mesh, the stuff that stops bugs flying in your windows every summer.

Just a cut a strip and use a fast setting glue to stick it around the existing treads - no other prep work is necessary. When painted and ink washed, the look is surprisingly effective! Here's what I mean ... G_0003.jpg ... G_0007.jpg

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Re: Red Army tracks

Post by adt70hk » Mon Jun 17, 2019 10:33 pm

Nice idea!!!!

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