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N Gauge Job Lots (November 2018) from eBay

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N Gauge Job Lots (November 2018) from eBay 486-lone-star Train Track Bundle £4.99 Lone Star Z / 000 Track And Rolling Stock These Are All Metal With Some Wear See Pictures For Full Description 4 X Locos 11 X Rolling Stock Breakdown Crane Has Missing Wheels 2 X Buffers 26 X Std Track Pieces 3 X Points 4 X Crossovers £15.00 Lone Star, eBay UK   Lone Star, eBay USA

Making Flight Stand

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I thought I'd show how to go about making the cheap flight stands. They don't take long to put together, are made from easily obtainable bits and are very inexpensive. Tools Pencil Tape measure Wood saw Rasp Glue gun Cutters Drill Paintbrushes Materials Hardboard Wall Plugs Plastic Sticks Polyfilla  Sand Noch Summer Meadow Grass PVA Colours Valspar Brown (Based on Humbrol No. 110 Natural Wood) Vallejo 918 Ivory

N Gauge Job Lot (October 2018) from eBay

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N Gauge Job Lot (October 2018) from eBay Lone Star 000/N gauge 'For Spares and Repairs' coaches, wagons,signal and rails. £4.32 Lone Star, eBay UK   Lone Star, eBay USA

10mm Texas War of Independence Project

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Like I needed another project but when I see Dave Livesey abandoned Alamo project for sale (on my 10mm Wargaming Bring & Buy site) I couldn't resist, I've absolutely no idea when I will get round to doing this but another project is born. I also hope I can paint as nicely as Dave did see his work below 18 September 2018. Texas War of Independence Texian Army. Texas War of Independence Mexican Army. Texas War of Independence Buildings. The Alamo Painting Texas War of Independence Texians. Painting Texas War of Independence Mexicans. Black Powder Rules . Texas War of Independence Battle Reports & Scenarios. My Texas War of Independence Book Library. Useful Texas War of Independence Links. Texas War of Independence Project Pictures . The rules I will be using are Black Powder . The core of the army will be built using Old Glory Miniatures UK . 18 September 2018 Old Glory Alamo model including figures for both sides Fully painted model. Full

In Volgograd, Anatoly Kozlov, a participant of the Battle of Stalingrad and the Victory Parade of 1945 in Moscow

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The participant of the Battle of Stalingrad, the chairman of the section "Participants of the Battle of Stalingrad" of the Volgograd Council of Veterans Anatoly Vedikdovich Kozlov, passed away. As reported by IA "Height 102" in the administration of the region, the famous front-line soldier died on September 9 at the 97th year of his life. Anatoly Venediktovich was born on February 12, 1922 in the Art. Markinskaya (Chuvildeev), Tsimlyansky District, Rostov Region. He was drafted to the front in June 1941 by the Stalin RVK of Grozny. In May 1942 he graduated from the Grozny Military-Infantry School. Sent to Kharkov, commanded a rifle platoon 275 division. In the 158 separate tank brigade fought under the town of Kalach-na-Donu. As part of the 87th tank brigade, the 7th Panzer Corps in December 1942 at Stalingrad took part in the defeat of the army of Lieutenant-General Manstein. He fought on the Kursk Bulge. He took part in the storming of Budapest and Vienna. T

Battles of the Western Front: WW1 Scenarios Vol. 1

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Battles of the Western Front is a supplement for the ‘ Through the Mud and Blood ’ Divisional scale ruleset by Dobbies Hobbies. Battles of the Western Front Vol. 1 will give you nine historical scenarios recreating battles on the Western Front in 1916. To use this scenario book with the ‘Through the Mud and Blood’ Divisional Scale ruleset, you will need the core rule book as well as the ‘1916: The Year of Slaughter’ supplement with the army rules. These scenarios are also useable with various other rulesets. Scenarios included are - The Fall of Douaumont - Gas attack at Hullck - Operation May Cup - Canadians at Mont Sorrel - Beaumont Hamel - Capture of La Boisselle -The disaster at Fromelles - Dragons of Mematz - Battle of Morval Wargame Vault

Bovington Wargamers Show

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Me and Malcolm just back from Bovington Wargamers Show, organised by Richard Harris and his team. Traders  There were 30 Traders. Adler Miniatures Art of War Shirts Assault Group Goodies from  Barwell UK Airbrush Supplies I bought a paint mixer after being assured it would fit the Vallejo bottles unfortunately it doesn't so I'm going to have to modify it Charlie Foxtrot Models Clive’s Diecasts Goodies from  Colonel Bill’s I purchased two packs of Newline Designs ACW 1 pack & 1 pack of cavalry Dave Lanchester Early War Miniatures Entoyment Grubby Tanks Lesley’s Bits Box Parkfield Miniatures Pit Gaming Shop Plastic Soldier Company Rapid Fire and Valiant Miniatures Rubicon Models Goodies from Scene The Scene has acquired all the Fieldworks moulds so I bought the last of the pre painted stuff. Sgt’s Mess SHQ Miniatures Simple Miniature Games Square Stonewall Tinywargames Tumbling Dice Wargames Terrain Workshop Warlord Games