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19th Aug 2015 08:53:49

I received a couple of orders from Baccus today, and had a pleasant surprise.  One of the orders was Napoleonic Austrian bits and pieces to finish off an army that I had bought second-hand unpainted.  The order included some more guns, and limbers.  The new guns and the limbers were cast with the wheels on!

I still got to play "hunt the superglue" and "unstick the fingers" with the guns that came with the older army pack.

Seriously though, the newer castings look very good, and I do prefer wheels cast on the guns.  Well done to Baccus.


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20th Aug 2015 09:44:11

Hi Richard,  we've gone to single piece castings for the vast majority of our artillery pieces and limbers.  The challenge was to do this without turning the wheels into solid disks.

I too suffered from the, 'wheel stuck to the end of my finger' , injury so am also in the very happy with the change group!

 


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