Saturday, 19 January 2019

On The Workbench 2019

IN
The last of the 10mm Renaissance figures in the shape of reiters from Pendraken:


It was supposed to be this:
But on opening the box I found that the cockpit canopy was missing.  So I've e-mailed Minicraft in the U.S.A. to see if they'll sell me a replacement part.  If that doesn't work I'll be forced to try and fabricate a canopy rather than scrap the entire kit.

No word yet from Minicraft so looks a fabrication job.

OUT
First elements of Colonials, posted at:
https://cameronian-onlyagame.blogspot.com/2019/01/172-british-colonial-wip.html

1/72 British Colonial WIP

Been sitting on these for ages, finally hatched.  Organized for Hordes of the Things (HOTT).
Left them shiny as they suit the 'Toy Soldier' look.

So far:
General's element with a 'Chinese' Gordon look-alike, hero general perhaps?  Likely not to save the points;

Six shooter elements of British infantry;

Tuesday, 1 January 2019

10mm German 1940 WIP

A German armoured division to partner the French DML.

A Division in total is a bit impractical so selected, representative units from a generic formation.

ARMOURED RECONNAISSANCE COMPANY
Company command, light and heavy platoons
PANZER BATTALION
Light and Medium Companies (might add the second light company later).
Light Company
Pz III, Pz II, Pz 38(t)
Medium Company
Pz IV, Pz II, Pz IV
SCHUTZEN COMPANY
Company Command
2 Rifle Platoons
MG Section
AIR SUPPORT
1/200 Ju 88 and 1/144 Ju 87 (the blue background washed out the green on green splinter camouflage):