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by Novista
Thu Dec 17, 2020 9:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fokker D.VII
Replies: 19
Views: 3283

Re: Fokker D.VII

I’ve got a pair of Fokker d? 1/144 That came supplied with lozenge decals cut for the models. Edit, actually thinking about it they may be Pfalz... A quick search came up with this https://www.aviattic.co.uk/1144-decals.html i haven’t used them b4 I hadn’t come across them when I had my head buried ...
by Novista
Thu Dec 17, 2020 9:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fokker D.VII
Replies: 19
Views: 3283

Re: Fokker D.VII

In all seriousness, I shall be trying to get hold of the blue/white Bavarian "lozenge" decals that Mr Clarke was showing off recently. All I need now is a "Snoopy sitting on a dog kennel" model as an opponent..... I have seen it in 1/144 scale for Wings of Glory. It was a paper cut our and you us a...
by Novista
Thu Dec 17, 2020 9:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fokker D.VII
Replies: 19
Views: 3283

Re: Fokker D.VII

Enjoyed it then but the two dimensionality got to me and didnt like Wings or War either. How very dare you. The lads n lassies over at model aerodrome developed 3D rules, I never tried them out, most of my time was spent solo (ooer). Using Herkybirds solo rules. Alsways felt air combat really needs...
by Novista
Wed Dec 16, 2020 8:09 am
Forum: Bag the Hun
Topic: PACIFIC WAR BAG THE HUN
Replies: 19
Views: 3863

Re: PACIFIC WAR BAG THE HUN

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by Novista
Tue Dec 15, 2020 11:22 am
Forum: Bag the Hun
Topic: PACIFIC WAR BAG THE HUN
Replies: 19
Views: 3863

Re: PACIFIC WAR BAG THE HUN

Pacific bag the hun = BIG drop tanks?
by Novista
Tue Dec 15, 2020 11:17 am
Forum: Miniatures, Models & Scenery
Topic: Scratch built 15cm sIG 33
Replies: 14
Views: 1344

Re: Scratch built 15cm sIG 33

There is also a 3D printed version of the gun available. I saw one produced in resin for a game last year and it did look pretty good. I've got two of the JTFM models which I ordered direct from Canada - their postal service have clearly not yet discovered 'technology'. Then there are these 1/48 bu...
by Novista
Sat Dec 05, 2020 12:01 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Resistance / Partisans
Replies: 23
Views: 2610

Re: Resistance / Partisans

The thing I found about using a guerrilla force is that you need specific scenarios. Guerrilla "platoons" perform badly against a standard platoon in the open battle scenarios presented in the main rulebook - as you'd expect. For that reason I developed raid and ambush scenarios to allow the hit & ...
by Novista
Sat Dec 05, 2020 6:36 am
Forum: Miniatures, Models & Scenery
Topic: Scatter Terrain# 10
Replies: 9
Views: 1169

Re: Scatter Terrain# 10

Excellent tutorial (which I didn’t expect) especially as I just smashed the link for the eye candy not reading your post. Did you think of using cocktail sticks or wooden skewers for the posts (on the lamp posts), I feel the grain might take away from the smoothness you can achieve with matchsticks?...
by Novista
Thu Dec 03, 2020 8:45 am
Forum: Miniatures, Models & Scenery
Topic: Modelling forum references
Replies: 0
Views: 615

Modelling forum references

Morning ladies and gents. I’m looking for your go to, wwii modelling reference forums, all my knowledge pertains to gaming forums. Any help appreciated.
Cheers. Si.
by Novista
Sat Nov 28, 2020 11:20 pm
Forum: Miniatures, Models & Scenery
Topic: Detail brushes
Replies: 22
Views: 4954

Re: Detail brushes

Looked at the Rosemary Kolinsky sable they are about 20% cheaper than Winsor & Newton I’ve never used W&N, rosemary and co have been my go to for about the last 8yrs, I think I’m on my second/third set, I’ve tried the mix, didn’t get on with them, pure sable for miniature painting, there are two di...