Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Airfix - Matchbox House

A ruined house made from various old bits and pieces from my scenery box


Most of the parts are either Airfix or Matchbox, though there are a couple of little wall sections from a Revell infantry set as well. The sign is from a railway model, I think?




I thought it might represent an old pub or boarding house


The open section at the rear will allow access for a AFV or anti tank gun


In CD3 terms one model like this equals three-six actual houses, so its footprint will allow two rifle companies occupation



A couple beside an Airfix ruin for scale.


13 comments:

  1. That is superb. Great use of bits to create an interesting building.

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  2. Very good. You've got a cracking style going there. Nice to see some of the old favourite bits in use.

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  3. Good piece of kit there, Al, even if it made me sad to think of a ruined pub. :)

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  4. lol Michael. Bet we've all got a few of these bits and pieces lying around eh gang? Great comments.

    Cheers

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