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WIP Russian Staff Officer, 1917

Discussion in 'vBench (Works in Progress)' started by valiant, Apr 26, 2015.

  1. valiant A Fixture

    Hi Chaps,

    Some progress pics on my latest "fit - in" project. A conversion to a (I think, G and B, maybe Lasset?) 90mm SS figure which I was given some years ago. It lay in my bits box for ages waiting for the inspiration, as I didn't want to paint it as per the original, so it was always my intention to use it for a conversion. Whilst researching something else, I came upon the pic in the Osprey book and, well this is the result so far!

    Original figure is in metal and my additions/mods are in Milliput and Duro. The original sword blade is now the scabbard and a new blade is yet to be added. Still details to add, awards, medals, small buckles, etc and a good clean up!!

    Hope you like it, so far,


    Attached Files:

  2. Viking Bob PlanetFigure Supporter

    Excellent so far, looks great.
  3. Ogr Guest

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    aiguillette SS officer is not suitable Russian officer during the First World War.
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  4. valiant A Fixture

    Thanks Ogr - I had originally hoped to leave it alone, but the more I look at it, the more I now want to change it! Thanks for the fantastic reference.

  5. Dan Morton A Fixture

    Some references for your project....

    All the best,

    Attached Files:

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  6. valiant A Fixture

    Thanks Dan, I spent all last night reworking the aguillettes - Ill post pics when I get chance!

  7. billyturnip A Fixture

    Steve, you might find something here that might help. It's a little difficult to navigate even with the use of an online translator but perhaps a Russian member could help.
  8. valiant A Fixture

    Cheers Roger, that'll be tonight's bedtime reading!!

    billyturnip likes this.

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