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Offline manchesterreg

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Cars for Hue 28mm
« on: August 13, 2019, 06:59:04 PM »
What cars are people using for Hue (if any) Ive some 1/43 French Taxis which can fit the bill, but what cars were popular then and available in 28mm now? Thank you.

Offline Ultravanillasmurf

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Re: Cars for Hue 28mm
« Reply #1 on: August 13, 2019, 09:11:51 PM »
I have seen photographs of  VW Beetles in Vietnam.


I am not sure if 1/43 cars will overwhelm 1/48-1/50 scale tanks etc.
http://ultravanillasmurf.blogspot.com/2019/06/a-question-of-scale.html
« Last Edit: August 13, 2019, 09:21:53 PM by Ultravanillasmurf »

Offline Ewan

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Re: Cars for Hue 28mm
« Reply #2 on: August 13, 2019, 10:20:10 PM »
French 1940s, 1950s and 1960s cars, C2V and Citroen DS.

Offline tomrommel1

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Re: Cars for Hue 28mm
« Reply #3 on: August 14, 2019, 09:46:22 AM »
any cars in a scale nearer to 28mm available? 1/48 or 1/56?
In hoc signo vinces

Have a look at www.wargamesgazette.com

Offline Ultravanillasmurf

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Re: Cars for Hue 28mm
« Reply #4 on: August 14, 2019, 11:15:42 AM »
any cars in a scale nearer to 28mm available? 1/48 or 1/56?
Again you need to choose the scale.
French 1940s, 1950s and 1960s cars, C2V and Citroen DS.
If you go for 1/56, there is the Rubicon Citroen 11CV:

Rubicon have an improved model out now.

Tamiya do one in 1/48.

Offline Ultravanillasmurf

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Re: Cars for Hue 28mm
« Reply #5 on: August 14, 2019, 11:24:51 AM »
Would the French have left any of these lying about?
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hotchkiss_M201