Sunday, 5 March 2017

Some British for Bolt Action

Some of the British got finished. These are my test figures to try our colour combinations before I move on to the rest of the British force. 

First the crew for the vehicles.  There was one for the Stuart and I did 4 for the Sherman and Firefly just to see how they turned out.  I wanted to do two figures in grey berets for the Scots Greys. I don't know if the grey berets were used in WW2 or if it's more recent, but I reckoned it was a nice touch.




And the chap in the Stuart.

The first option for the Firefly. The grey beret isn't too obvious because of the goggles.

The second option.  I might not actually glue the figures in place, but attach them with blu-tak as the mood takes me. 


And the metal infantry with the bases finished.  The transfers on the sleeves were a bit of a nuisance to put on, and I'm not sure if they add much.  I'll debate what to do about transfers on the other infantry.



3 comments:

  1. Great figures.I like the blue tack option too.
    Alan

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  2. Very nice indeed and tempting as well.

    Blue tack is the best option.

    Cheers, Ross

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  3. Thanks, gents.

    The Perth chaps are about to start a mini campaign of Bolt Action. A lot of it is based on random troop selections from a series of tables. Search for Road to Victory Bolt Action. There's a pdf you can download.

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