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WIP Gen. Marcel Bigeard scale 1/9

Discussion in 'vBench (Works in Progress)' started by offo, Feb 7, 2017.

  1. Zastrow.cuirassier PlanetFigure Supporter

    Country:
    France
    Too bad. There were 2 other French officers of that time to do.
    They are also almost as famous as Bigeard.
    Colonel JEANPIERRE
    [IMG]

    Colonel Hélie Denoix de Saint Marc
    [IMG]
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  2. akaryu PlanetFigure Supporter

    Country:
    Belgium
    Excellente suggestion Zastrow! Yes yes yes! Jeanpierre, Hélie Denoix de Saint-Marc, but also Langlais, and why not Faulques and Cabiro!
    But I just got the Rollet buste from Gilles Guiot and with this Bigeard bust coming up I'm happy for the rest of the year.
    Two small busts exist in 1/16 from Warriors, not terrible but not too bad either: Jeanpierre and Langlais
    Jeanpierre.jpg Langlais.jpg

    Et par Saint-Michel, vive les paras!

    Pierre
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  3. Bournouna Active Member

    Country:
    United-States
    Hi Pavol,

    Since you are still working on the final details of the Bigeard bust, if possible, could you make these changes.
    a) The collar on the battle dress should be more like the attached pictures.
    b) The Colonel's bars, should be 3 bars a slight gap then 2 bars.
    c) The Parachute badge should be slightly lower on the pocket and more centered.
    d) The beret badge should be a little more defined.
    Please don't take that as negative comments. Just a thought on my part.
    Thanks again for a wonderful bust,

    Joel

    16295110.jpg bigeard.jpg Para beret badge.jpg
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  4. Grod A Fixture

    Country:
    United-Kingdom
    Looks great Pavol.
    Plenty of fruit salad to paint on this one.
    Cheers
    Gordon
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  5. Nap A Fixture

    Country:
    England

    You wouldn't chuckle Gordon ..got my medal brushes on standby !

    Nap
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  6. ateliermaket Well-Known Member

    Country:
    Switzerland
    Figurine unique or for the marketing because I would be taker for the marketing to put it in my range ?
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