Friday, 2 March 2012

15mm Painted Franonian (IDF) Centurion Tanks...

...formerly Israeli but I got them cheap from a guy called Avi and a bit of paint job later.......

15mm Peter Pig IDF Centurions from their AK47 range and now in Franonian grey.....got a WW1 wargame this weekend with the Rejects (no Ray as he's working....cue insane laughter) and if you can have a damn good weekend but it's not compulsory!








61 comments:

  1. Those are very nice. May the Franonians kick ass!
    We have a huge WW2 game planned for Saturday, I shall indeed do my best to have a good weekend.

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  2. AAR please!!!! Both of you!!!

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    1. As promised:I spent two days thinking up a plan and putting it in writing for my sub-commanders. They ran into FJ with Fausts hiding in a village and before their infantry could catch up, the better part of an armoured company was smoked. After that, having cleared the village, we got almost no arty support and charged headlong into the forest, only to find more FJ boys and a Wirbelwind...
      The word disaster does not begin to describe it.

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  3. You can have mine right now:I spent two days thinking up a plan putting it into writing for my sub-commanders. It failed.
    If for some inexplicable reason reality deviates from this projected end result, I promise to report in full.

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  4. The mighty Franonia lives for another day because the conqueror has work.

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  5. Very tasty armour there Fran. Like the paintwork. Have a good one too.

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  6. Franonia Grey! Has that a Vajello serial numer yet? ;-) They look great, have a wonderful weekend yourself.

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    1. I meant of course Vallejo, must proof read more carefully BEFORE pressing publish. Doh!

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  7. Very nice, you are building a rather large force, you ging to use it? ;-)

    ian

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  8. Great detail on those!

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  9. I think some mechanised infantry in Saracens and a reconnaissance unit in Saladins would go well with the Centurions perhaps?

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  10. The tanks are really cool. And I'll work on that damn good weekend thing!

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  11. Very nice. When will the Franonian's go for World domination?

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  12. Hail, hail Franonia! Land of the brave and free!

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  13. Those Centurions look great. Franonia is just getting more and more mighty. Ray better get busy.

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  14. Very nice hardware you've got there. Looking forward to seeing them in action.

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  15. Nice tanks mate. Always like to see the cold war vehicles painted up

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  16. Nice paint jobs on the tanks, Fran.

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  17. Niced work. Centurions are always sexy tanks, and you've treated them right.

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  18. Now no one is going to mess with them, those tanks are awesome.

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  19. The details on those tanks are incredible!

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  20. those humvees were cool and now this, awesome.

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  21. I hope you get your ginger arse kicked in the game, lets hope Surj is on your side!!!

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    1. Ginger, who is this ginger arsed bloke then?

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  22. What does the Franonian flag look like?

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  23. the soldier sticking up out of the touret is a nice authentic touch.

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  24. nice bit of tank action going on there.

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  25. Really nice detail on those Centurions.

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  26. It's gottta be fun getting to that end result..

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  27. Ray will be working? Or taking more pictures of minis?

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  28. I like those tanks a lot- very nice. might have to look into Peter Pig when I get back to my 15mm projects!

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  29. I like the look of the armour. You Franonian forces are building nicely. For a bonus you'll have quiet gaming weekend without Ray

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  30. Very nice work! I have a definite soft spot for Centurions, that's how tanks should look!

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  31. Those tanks look mighty impressive in Franonian gray.

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  32. Thoe Franonians are really getting good deals from the arms dealers. Nice work Fran.

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  33. Franonian Grey - just looking it up on my Pantone chart. :-) The tanks look good, and I know a thing or two about tanks, having been surrounded by them at home, thanks to my little brother.

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  34. Hail Franonia! (But...General Sir...we don't have any fuel...Sir!)

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  35. Very nice! I really like what you did.

    www.modernworld4.blogspot.com

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  36. nice looking tanks...Franonia will be well defended.
    Does it have an anthem yet?

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  37. Amazing what a lick of paint can do. Did you work for MoD by any chance?

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  38. Nice. I like the blue it reminds me of the smurffs :-P

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  39. those are all kinds of awesome.

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  40. Awesome as always angry.

    I just started up a new blog, if anyone wants to check it out its got some pretty interesting stuff.

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  41. http://sexyautotech.blogspot.com/

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  42. Nice heavy Hardware Angry, they look sweet.

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  43. I don't know much about tanks and all but shouldn't tanks have those mounted heavy machineguns at the cockpit entrance?

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  44. Centurions -Good solid tank for the Franoians.

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  45. I am having a hard time trying to get Vajello out of my head now.

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  46. Great looking tanks - I love the pig's stuff :)

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  47. Not sure on this account but I heard IDF also used to use Shermans with French guns on them.

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    1. After the second world war I believe!

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  48. Those things look awesome!

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  49. Tanks! Everyone has to like tanks! Well done!

    Christopher

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