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Rustygun
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PostSubject: Command post build..   Command post build.. Icon_minitimeSun Jul 30, 2017 4:39 pm

Dal suggested I should post the build of this command post ..
So here it is..


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PostSubject: Re: Command post build..   Command post build.. Icon_minitimeSun Jul 30, 2017 4:49 pm

Excellent superb work, looks fantastic Dean, well done Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: Command post build..   Command post build.. Icon_minitimeSun Jul 30, 2017 4:50 pm

That is a terrific how to build! A lot of work went into that mate and it shows! The end product really is something to behold! cheers

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PostSubject: Re: Command post build..   Command post build.. Icon_minitimeSun Jul 30, 2017 4:52 pm

Clever stuff R.G, well done cheers cheers cheers

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PostSubject: Re: Command post build..   Command post build.. Icon_minitimeSun Jul 30, 2017 4:58 pm

Fantastic and informative thread....I love the behind the scenes stuff.

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PostSubject: Re: Command post build..   Command post build.. Icon_minitimeSun Jul 30, 2017 5:02 pm

Fantastic piece.

...and a build time under 3 years?...amazing!

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PostSubject: Re: Command post build..   Command post build.. Icon_minitimeSun Jul 30, 2017 5:15 pm

WOW!! that is awesome mate! Looks so real Smile
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PostSubject: Re: Command post build..   Command post build.. Icon_minitimeSun Jul 30, 2017 6:40 pm

Very impressive,looks great. It's going to be fun using this in dio's .
Just one question,where do you keep it ? It looks huge.
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PostSubject: Re: Command post build..   Command post build.. Icon_minitimeMon Jul 31, 2017 2:49 pm

Jet- wrote:
Very impressive,looks great. It's going to be fun using this in dio's .
Just one question,where do you keep it ? It looks huge.

It all comes apart , it all screws together in sections in to a bag and stores flat

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PostSubject: Re: Command post build..   Command post build.. Icon_minitimeMon Jul 31, 2017 5:11 pm

This is superb Dean, love all the details - very realistic dio!

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PostSubject: Re: Command post build..   Command post build.. Icon_minitimeMon Jul 31, 2017 9:24 pm

Love this Dean,
really great how to shots. Like the chaps say some really great work . I managed a cardboard template of my Strongpoint . I was thinking about the storage aspect /flat pack element and now have a great model to follow !!cheers cheers

As SKJ has said - we would have all loved one of these to play with as a kid !! Cool Cool - next Hougemont ? lol! lol! lol!

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PostSubject: Re: Command post build..   Command post build.. Icon_minitimeMon Jul 31, 2017 9:56 pm

Gunner Munro wrote:
Love this Dean,
really great how to shots. Like the chaps say some really great work . I managed a cardboard template of my Strongpoint . I was thinking about the storage aspect /flat pack element and now have a great model to follow !!cheers cheers

As SKJ has said - we would have all loved one of these to play with as a kid !! Cool Cool - next Hougemont ? lol! lol! lol!

Cheers
Gunner

I saw your cardboard template over on hq.. it looked great.. it gave me the inspiration to do my one , have a go ,

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PostSubject: Re: Command post build..   Command post build.. Icon_minitimeTue Aug 01, 2017 9:50 am

Hi Dean

will do Laughing Laughing if its like any of my DIY there may be a few oops that didn't go as planned and 'light cussing " involved lol! -

Also just wanted to say the Infantry & the Para's are looking really good - the Dragon gear does look good on a VAM cheers cheers

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PostSubject: Re: Command post build..   Command post build.. Icon_minitimeTue Aug 01, 2017 1:26 pm

That is amazing! It would make for a great Normandy or Market Garden scenes. That upper window is crying out for a sniper or machine gun!

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PostSubject: Re: Command post build..   Command post build.. Icon_minitimeTue Aug 01, 2017 1:40 pm

Glidah Drivah wrote:
That is amazing! It would make for a great Normandy or Market Garden scenes. That upper window is crying out for a sniper or machine gun!

-Nate

Thanks Nate..

If you have a look on my post command post part 1 , I've tried to do just what you suggested , part 2. To come shortly..

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PostSubject: Re: Command post build..   Command post build.. Icon_minitimeTue Aug 01, 2017 1:42 pm

Gunner Munro wrote:
Hi Dean

will do Laughing Laughing  if its like any of my DIY  there may be a few oops that didn't go as planned  and 'light cussing " involved  lol! -

Also just wanted to say the Infantry & the Para's are looking really good - the Dragon gear does look good on a VAM cheers cheers

take care
Steve

Thanks Steve... " light cussing" ..yes I also did a bit of that during my build....ha ha..
I'm sure you'll make a good job , if I can make a reasonable effort. I'm sure you can..

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PostSubject: Re: Command post build..   Command post build.. Icon_minitimeThu Aug 03, 2017 9:34 pm

Skilled work there! I wish I had the patience to make something similar to that as my MAM HQ.

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PostSubject: Re: Command post build..   Command post build.. Icon_minitimeFri Aug 04, 2017 3:45 am

Nicely done! cheers cheers cheers

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PostSubject: Re: Command post build..   Command post build.. Icon_minitimeFri Aug 04, 2017 7:43 am

Thanks guys ..

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PostSubject: Re: Command post build..   Command post build.. Icon_minitimeFri Aug 04, 2017 8:41 am

This build is amazing, if only I had the skills to do something like this
Fantastic photos Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: Command post build..   Command post build.. Icon_minitimeSun Aug 06, 2017 1:49 am

Brilliant work Dean!!!

Thanks for posting the progress pics. I always enjoy seeing how a project is made.

I'd say that work area has seen a few projects!

Brian
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PostSubject: Re: Command post build..   Command post build.. Icon_minitimeSun Aug 06, 2017 3:49 pm

gibri wrote:
Brilliant work Dean!!!

Thanks for posting the progress pics. I always enjoy seeing how a project is made.

I'd say that work area has seen a few projects!

Brian
cheers cheers cheers

Thanks..

Yes it has ...not all successful either.. Razz

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PostSubject: Re: Command post build..   Command post build.. Icon_minitimeSun Aug 06, 2017 3:50 pm

action bob wrote:
This build is amazing, if only I had the skills to do something like this
Fantastic photos Very Happy

Thanks. Mate .... give it a go ,... I'm sure you will be able to do a decent job...
Use my philosophy. If it turns out crap ,...no one needs. See it... lol!

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