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Re: Shortage of good napoleonic Austrian sets

Dear Steve H,

as we've stated before, we're pre-occupied with other projects at the moment:


Regards,

Strelets

Re: Shortage of good napoleonic Austrian sets

Thanks Strelets for the quick answer even though its not what I wanted to hear but I live in hope that one day they will appear, so I will be saving up my pocket money until somebody produces some decent Austrians.

Re: Shortage of good napoleonic Austrian sets

I think I would like to see a group photo of what your working on

Re: Shortage of good napoleonic Austrian sets

Looks like the "Show" is about to commence....

http://www.vintagewatchstraps.com/trenchwatches.php

Re: Shortage of good napoleonic Austrian sets

Dear Alan,

just follow the site, these days news come quickly.

Regards,

Strelets

Re: Shortage of good napoleonic Austrian sets

You know I am an avid follower, and impatient too

Re: Shortage of good napoleonic Austrian sets

Strelets
Dear Steve H,

as we've stated before, we're pre-occupied with other projects at the moment:


Regards,

Strelets


Its a bit like 'catchphrase' - where you have say what the saying is from a picture. Will have to wait for the next clue. Far East Commonwealth Artillery initially come to mind.

As for Austrian Napoleonic it would be quicker than HaT but would it be better to have continuity as HaT already have a wide range of Austrian of this period.

Re: Shortage of good napoleonic Austrian sets

RCD
Strelets




Its a bit like 'catchphrase' - where you have say what the saying is from a picture.


"Tiffin in 5..., 4..., 3...".

Actually that's a very nice pose and very well sculpted.

Re: Shortage of good napoleonic Austrian sets

The Nap Austrian Infantry (German uniform) sets in 1/72 consist of just 4 sets (actually 4 half sets).

Italeri 6093 unusable Giants with massive heads not helped by very thick bases and only 3 figures wear the 1805 uniform the over 13 figures wear the 1798 uniform.

Italeri 6005 lots of small errors such as musket carried on right arm instead of left on marching pose, 9 figures in Infantry uniform many poses are very poor the rest of the set made up of 6 figures in Grenadiers uniform .

Esci 226 out of stock for years, only 6 figures in Infantry uniform and mostly poor poses.

Hat 8027 the only Infantry in Shako's a good set with few mistakes but still has 1 or 2 poor poses.

So there we have it lots of half sets lots of mistakes leave us with barely 8 okay poses in Helmets and 6 in Shako's hence the need for more Austrian's Infantry.

Hat have hinted that they may put their long awaited Nap Austrian (German Style) Infantry Masters up for Crowd Funding, but this may not happen.

Strelets you should cash in on your recent successful Napoleonic sets with some Austrian Infantry (Hungarian uniform), done in the same quality they would be in very high demand as none exist.

Austrian Infantry Hungarian styled in Shakos
http://www.imagebam.com/image/a73c3b211690093

http://savepic.net/3354278.htm