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Re: [DBA] 20mm

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  • Jim Webster
    ... From: Simon Dennan To: Sent: Thursday, September 01, 2011 5:01 AM Subject: [DBA] 20mm ... At our club we
    Message 1 of 23 , Aug 31 11:05 PM
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      From: "Simon Dennan" <dennansnz@...>
      To: <DBA@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Thursday, September 01, 2011 5:01 AM
      Subject: [DBA] 20mm


      > Does anyone play with 20mm metal figures? What basing do you use?
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      At our club we treat 20mm figures as 28mm and base them accordingly
      Jim
    • L Leese
      That s a relief, I thought it was out of date.. ________________________________ From: DBA@yahoogroups.com on behalf of David Muir Sent: Mon 29/08/2011 16:38
      Message 2 of 23 , Sep 1, 2011
        That's a relief, I thought it was out of date..

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        From: DBA@yahoogroups.com on behalf of David Muir
        Sent: Mon 29/08/2011 16:38
        To: DBA@yahoogroups.com
        Subject: Re: [DBA] 3D printed armies




        A remarkably good analogy :)

        Mechanically very similar, even sounds the same at times.

        On 2011-08-29, at 6:02 AM, SPAR Prestatyn <lmleese@... <mailto:lmleese%40btconnect.com> > wrote:

        > Are they as good as my Epsom dot matrix printer?
        >
        > Regards
        >
        > Mike
        >
        > Sent from iPhone
        >
        > On 28 Aug 2011, at 20:36, david Crenshaw <david.l.crenshaw@... <mailto:david.l.crenshaw%40gmail.com> > wrote:
        >
        > > Oh Bob, you're such a philistine. You have to get on board with modern
        > > technology. 3D printing with plastic. (I only know about it because my son
        > > wants a 3D printer - dream on I tell him, or get a job!)
        > >
        > > David
        > >
        > > On Sun, Aug 28, 2011 at 1:15 PM, Robert Beattie <beattie@... <mailto:beattie%40umich.edu> > wrote:
        > >
        > > > I have been looking at your pics but must have missed something. Can you
        > > > explain what this is. The figures look like crystal or glass, are they
        > > > plastic?
        > > >
        > > > Bob
        > > > On Aug 28, 2011, at 1:27 AM, epengr wrote:
        > > >
        > > > > I decided to try printing 6 mm elements too.
        > > > >
        > > > >
        > > > http://groups.yahoo.com/group/DBA/photos/album/2121646037/pic/878882897/view
        > > > >
        > > > > I thought since my resolution is poor anyways, pushing down to a scale
        > > > that requires less detail to achieve a good visual impact may work well.
        > > > >
        > > > > I think it may have. At the very least, after staring at these for a
        > > > while, the 15 mm ones seem more detailed. ;) IF one were motivated enough to
        > > > cut and glue 40 wire pikes per element, you may achieve a slightly better
        > > > effect.
        > > > >
        > > > > If nothing else, it's helped me decide what scale figs I'll buy if I go
        > > > that way. I have some 2mm irregular minis I bought years ago and laid out
        > > > tonight. Pretty cool, but the overall effect is that of several discrete
        > > > blocks of troops. 15 mm looks like representative models. 6 mm actually has
        > > > the potential to look like massed troops. Very cool.
        > > > >
        > > > > Love to hear your thoughts.
        > > > >
        > > > > -David
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