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Re: Re: Nappy British infantry

Thanks for the comment. Do you do anything to your Belgians like trim plumes, paint only two straps on the backpack, or paint white strips on the front of the tunic?

Re: Re: Re: Nappy British infantry

The Revel set is by far the best, though it might be out of Production at the moment, and my set was made in orange for some reason.
You get a full colour party and mounted officer, and it isn't mixed in with Highlanders like Esci/Italieri.
The Airfix set was made in many colours, I believe HaT currently do it in Grey if you don't like the Red.
Pity Airfix never did a scaled down version of their splendid 1/32 scale set.

Re: Re: Re: Re: Nappy British infantry

one nice thing about the airfix set of british foot is that they go perfectly with the newer strelets command figures. the officer with the pistol completes a box of the old airfix troops. and the colonels are great too. i use my airfix troops for the garrison at hougomont, which i think was guard units and a few nassauers. the hat british light infantry set also works well with the old airfix troops.