World War 20mm Part 6 - 2017

World War 20mm Part 6 - 2017

Postby Piers » 03 Jan 2017

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 ‘Landed. Killed Germans. F***ed off.’ - Major Anders Lassen's operational report to the Admiralty.
'...its not a realistic expectation, that you can use a tank as a sort of big 'fruit-squashing' machine' - Woz
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Re: World War 20mm Part 6 - 2017

Postby Piers » 03 Jan 2017

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First projects sorted out...

Left hand trays - Normandy Yanks

Centre trays - British Airborne, British Commando and Volkssturm

Right hand trays - DAK
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Re: World War 20mm Part 6 - 2017

Postby skip » 03 Jan 2017

for me that would be a good years work, for you a couple of months? thats a lot of yanks by the way
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Re: World War 20mm Part 6 - 2017

Postby Piers » 03 Jan 2017

Yes.... Yanks are a biggie...
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Re: World War 20mm Part 6 - 2017

Postby sandsmodels » 03 Jan 2017

Piers wrote:Yes.... Yanks are a biggie...

that is good news, you will love what we have out in 2017 ;)
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Re: World War 20mm Part 6 - 2017

Postby wargameroz » 03 Jan 2017

Don't forget to get yourself some of the Wartime late war yanks, the masters for the firing .50 cal, 4.2 inch chemical mortar and troops with captured weapons are going off to Eureka to be moulded Wednesday
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Re: World War 20mm Part 6 - 2017

Postby Piers » 05 Jan 2017

The big pile of DAK figures actually sorted out into this compact and bijou little force.

Platoon plus AT Rifle and HMG, some Engineers, and OP Team and a FHQ.

However... this leaves me with a huge bunch of left over figures, so I think they will head off to join the box that is gathering bits for a future project... my German Police unit for Anti Partisan duty.

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The Normandy Yanks are sorted out...

Full Rifle platoon
Three MMGs and Three Bazooka Teams to convert the platoon to armoured infantry if needed.
HMG
Light and Medium Mortars
Combat Engineers Squad
Sniper Team
Medic
Forward HQ
OP Team
Comms Relay Team
Loader Team

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Not as bad as I thought... except the ton of crew figures to paint on top of that lot!

Oh and this...

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Re: World War 20mm Part 6 - 2017

Postby Sgt Rock » 05 Jan 2017

What make is the 90mm AA gun.
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Re: World War 20mm Part 6 - 2017

Postby Piers » 05 Jan 2017

SHQ
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Re: World War 20mm Part 6 - 2017

Postby Sgt Rock » 05 Jan 2017

Thank you
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Re: World War 20mm Part 6 - 2017

Postby hincmar » 06 Jan 2017

Looking good mate. Will watch with interest. I have the Milicast 90mm burning a hole in my stash.
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Re: World War 20mm Part 6 - 2017

Postby Piers » 08 Jan 2017

DAK ready to go under the paint...

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...and a set of desert objective markers...

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Re: World War 20mm Part 6 - 2017

Postby Wiking » 08 Jan 2017

This will be good.... love the flak truck! :good:
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Re: World War 20mm Part 6 - 2017

Postby Piers » 09 Jan 2017

Some late war recce... S&S Models conversion for the PSC 38t...

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Some British recce for my infantry...

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Re: World War 20mm Part 6 - 2017

Postby Arvaker » 09 Jan 2017

Looking good! :good:
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Re: World War 20mm Part 6 - 2017

Postby sandsmodels » 09 Jan 2017

Piers wrote:Some late war recce... S&S Models conversion for the PSC 38t...

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Some British recce for my infantry...

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great, now i am looking forward to seeing it painted up
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Re: World War 20mm Part 6 - 2017

Postby Piers » 10 Jan 2017

The week of preparation continues... next British Airborne!

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Re: World War 20mm Part 6 - 2017

Postby Piers » 11 Jan 2017

Basing up a few of Simon's commissioned Panzer Lehr...

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Re: World War 20mm Part 6 - 2017

Postby Yekke » 11 Jan 2017

Wartime minis Pz Lehr?

Should blend in well with Adler:s Pz Lehr I reckon.
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Re: World War 20mm Part 6 - 2017

Postby cuckoo » 11 Jan 2017

Good luck for your 2017 project. Looking forward to see them painted. :thumbsup:
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