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Sunday, 21 May 2017
Tumbling Dice 1/2400th British Pre-Dreadnoughts: Battleships and Armoured Cruisers
ABB1a Centurion Class BB (rebuilt)
ABB5 Canopus Class BB
ABB14 Cressy Class AC
ABB15 Drake Class AC
I promised to post some photos of the Tumbling Dice 1/2400th scale British Pre-Dreadnought models a while back but just didn't have time to get it sorted. So, to make up for my wayward time keeping, here are some pictures of a couple of the battleships and a couple of the armoured cruisers, warts and all. The armoured cruisers and very imposing models, especially the Drake Class which is half the length of HMS Centurion again. I like the exaggerated detail on these models, although others might find it a big over the top, as I think they will paint up very nicely indeed with a simple wash and dry brush technique. I'll add some photos of the protected cruisers, destroyers and gunboats tomorrow.