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by CarlL
Mon Jun 29, 2020 8:46 pm
Forum: Miniatures, Models & Scenery
Topic: Javis hedges
Replies: 15
Views: 792

Re: Javis hedges

Tomm, excellent question you posed; and a very informative photo review you provided in response to your own question! Excellently helpful to rest of us. On tarting up your basic hedge (after your scissor work gave it a more varied range of height) you could add colour in two ways: 1. dry brush on a...
by CarlL
Mon Jun 29, 2020 8:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fog...not of war, but of visibility
Replies: 4
Views: 1119

Re: Fog...not of war, but of visibility

Great thinking donglewwe. Even at skirmish level fog would have an impact if you had dense fog or patches of fog that varied in density. Our own day to day driving experiences tell us how big an impact fog can have: eg I drove home last year on a back road I have used many times and the fog was very...
by CarlL
Wed Jun 24, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: Miniatures, Models & Scenery
Topic: Detail brushes
Replies: 16
Views: 627

Re: Detail brushes

NTM,
Thanks I had forgotten about those at the Range, simply as I no longer live close enough to a Range store to buy them! Lockdown hasnt helped either as sometimes get them whe visiting my brother or friends!
CarlL
by CarlL
Tue Jun 23, 2020 5:20 pm
Forum: Miniatures, Models & Scenery
Topic: Detail brushes
Replies: 16
Views: 627

Re: Detail brushes

Part2
There is also a very good art brush supplier that started attending shows but does online too, see http://www.abcbrushes.com/ and others check out show trader lists for online contacts.
CarlL
by CarlL
Tue Jun 23, 2020 5:19 pm
Forum: Miniatures, Models & Scenery
Topic: Detail brushes
Replies: 16
Views: 627

Re: Detail brushes

I have to dissent. Not that W&N brushes are not good but they are expensive and if being used with metal figures and resin and plastics then they soon get hammered. I like a good brush but I am happy to buy cheaper ones and replace when 'spent' - but I do clean my brushes well to give them a long li...
by CarlL
Fri Jun 19, 2020 6:38 pm
Forum: Miniatures, Models & Scenery
Topic: Sarissa's colonial house for the Far East
Replies: 3
Views: 269

Re: Sarissa's colonial house for the Far East

Good blog link, thats inspiring for all with colonial games in mind. Beautiful finished building.
CarlL
by CarlL
Sun Jun 14, 2020 7:38 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Going Solo
Replies: 4
Views: 278

Re: Going Solo

Sounds interesting Tomm,
must look out the mag.
CarlL
by CarlL
Sun Jun 14, 2020 7:35 pm
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: Chain of Command Solo in Stalingrad
Replies: 9
Views: 702

Re: Chain of Command Solo in Stalingrad

All learning then, so good to hear others knowledge and use of the rules.
A very inspiring scenario, Abwehrschlacht/ Storm of Steel, that has inspired me to complete an industrial complex for my 20mm Eastern Front games.
Still uncertain if I want to skirmish or stick with btn level games.
CarlL
by CarlL
Sun Jun 14, 2020 7:30 pm
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: Game with a new player
Replies: 7
Views: 304

Re: Game with a new player

Clever to see you guys gaming in the garden, and sticking with social distancing! Enjoy and stay safe.
Lovely photo report.
CarlL
by CarlL
Sun Jun 14, 2020 7:27 pm
Forum: Miniatures, Models & Scenery
Topic: Malaya 1942 PSC Figures, Vehicles & Terrain Ready To Go!
Replies: 3
Views: 229

Re: Malaya 1942 PSC Figures, Vehicles & Terrain Ready To Go!

Great work. Look forward to following your AAR.
Really clever manpack flamethrower conversions! Well done.
CarlL