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Reusing Terrain boards: Erasing a Trench

Maybe you don’t want to build new terrain boards for every game. Maybe you have spent a lot of time building one board for a particular game and instead of letting it sit for years collecting dust,  you want to … Continue reading

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VFM Figures are what? and go with..?

Sometimes I am asked, what scale are the VFM figures and what scale of model vehicles do I need? VFM Figures stand between 28- 32mm tall and are designed to go with 1/48 and 1/50 scale vehicles, and they are used in … Continue reading

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Recruits Table Finished

The Recruits table is finished. If you are going to Recruits in Lee’s Summit this Saturday, stop by and get into the game. Full Metal Heroes WWII games will put on at 9 am and 1 pm. See you there … Continue reading

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Spotlight: Hedgehogs

The hedgehog (also known as Czech Hedgehog) is a anti-tank obstacle consisting of three metal steel sections welded together to form its distinctive shape. They were made famous on the beaches of Normandy during the D-Day landings. Later Americans engineers … Continue reading

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How to: Simple Trench

For the Recruits table, I did some hastily built trenches. To make them was simple. I first cut out the trench in the foam base. I gave it a base color of dark brown. I did this so that if … Continue reading

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How to: Apply Flocking to the Terrain Board

What you need: Flocking material, the color or colors you wish to use White glue Paint Paint brush Game surface Small vacuum One way to apply flocking (the ground color material) to your game board, is to pour some white … Continue reading

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How to: Tree

Here is a quick and easy way to make a tree. You will need: Plastic plant Brown florist tape Wire cutters Knife First, cut the branches from the plant. Next cut the stem little longer than you need, this will … Continue reading

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How to: Hedgerows

Here are two simple ways to do hedgerows for your game. What you will need: Hot melt glue gun and glue Clump foliage Reindeer moss Grape vine Pipe cleaners Balsa wood strips Brown paint The first way is to take … Continue reading

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On this blog, in the future, there will be How To articles. There will be articles on how to put together certain figures, terrain as well as other ideas and instructions. First off, when making terrain I have discovered the … Continue reading

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