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Saxon Generals 1806 masters ready

July 12, 2016

Finally after several years waiting in the shelf, i finished this set, made of 6 mounted figures: 1 commander, I general, 1 Dragoon officer, 1Hussar officer, 1 Cuirassier officer and 1 Hussar escort. The uniforms are the early ones for the Napoleonic period, and can be used for the 1806 campaign but also for the 1809.

 

 

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Baden Light Dragoons masters ready

May 29, 2016

The first part of Baden Cavalry, the Light Dragoons masters are ready, will follow Garde du corps and Hussars. Troopers set with 4 mounted figures and Command set also with 4 mounted figures; will follow a special set with some wounded and skirmishing.

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Pontonniers ready

May 12, 2016

Finally the 6 sets of the French Pontonniers are ready. They will be released for pre order in the coming days. Will be possible to buy  battle pack options with discount or bonuses. We have 4 sets, each one with one team of 6 figures : Team 1 Carrying the beams; Team 2 Mounting the bridge; Team 3 In the pontoon; Team 4 in the river; A command set and a Bonus  one of 4 figures and accessories. The complete series included some already available sets like the pontoon carriages and the horses teams / drivers.

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Tambours Majors Test casts painted

March 27, 2016

Here the 10 figures depicting the Tabours Majors in different uniforms in different periods of the Napoleonic wars. Available in the shop at the end of April

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Baden Infantry Firing Test Casts Painted

March 19, 2016

Here the painted test casts of the Baden infantry : Fusiliers, Elites and Command&Casualties. Soon Available in the shop.

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Next Limited Edition: French Carabiners Colonel in mantel

February 24, 2016

I had this figure for some years on the shelf, and i thought it would be nice to share  it with my customers in 100 pieces

 

 

 

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French Pontonniers masters ready

February 22, 2016

The French Pontonniers are finally made : from an initial idea of 12 figures i ended up in 30 ! I studied several documents  and iconography , and came out with 4 teams each one related with different tasks. Team 1 Carrying the beams; Team 2 Building the bridge; Team 3 On the Pontoon boat, Team 4 Wading the river. Plus a command team with 3 officers, a NCO and 2 sentinels. Finally i added a Bonus set to go with the whole group with 2 ADCs, 2 Train drivers and accessories.

 

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Tambours Majors Test casts

January 16, 2016

Here the Test casts of the french Tambours Majors, available in the shop next spring.

 

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Baden General Staff test painted

December 18, 2015

Ready to go in the shop this set of Baden General staff, depicting the Grand Duke Karl von Baden, and different commanders and ADC. Soon will be realised also a single figure depicting the former Grand Duke Carl-Friedrich too. The set will be made of 5 mounted figures and an Hussar holding the horse.

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Baden Jäger test painted

November 16, 2015

Here the painted tests of the 2 sets of Baden Jagers, 6 figures each with separate arms and backpacks. They will be available in the shop the coming Christmas.

 

 

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New Limited Edition miniature : NCO Cuirassier rescuing back his wounded officer

November 7, 2015

A small miniature which kept staying in my mind.... a good detail for dioramas. Available for Christmas in 100 numbered copies .

 

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Baden Jagers Test casts ready

November 3, 2015

The new test casts of the Baden Jagers are arrived, now in the workbench for the paining test. I love the poses, it is the first sculpting attempt on such dynamics. There will be 2 sets released each of 6 figures: Command and Troops.

 

 

 

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The new Baden Infantry sets in firing position

October 28, 2015

Following a request from clients war gamers we realised these last 3 sets of Badeners in firing position, Fusiliers, Elites and a reduced Command set together with casualties. The masters are ready to go on testing and will be available for Christmas.

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Tambours Majors masters ready

September 15, 2015

I had a lot of fun to sculpt 9 miniatures depicting several outfits of those flamboyant figures, they ca be painted in many different ways, and the detail level is stunning.

 

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French Line Horse Artillery Command and now available

August 31, 2015

With this Command set the voluminous body of the French Horse Artillery 1806 is ready. (It is still missing a mounted set in sculpting phase now). It is made of 3 mounted figures , a foot one firing his pistols inspired from the Lejeune paining , and a wounded figure.

 

 

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Austrian Cavalry Artillery and train test painted, ready to go in the shop

July 21, 2015

Some painted pics of the tests.

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Franznap & Westfalia 1/72 Guns and Carriages

July 18, 2015

As mentioned long time ago, finally Franznap will have available in the shop, Guns and carriages under the joined logo with Westfalia 1/72. The first to come will be the French AnXI 6pdr Gun and Ammunition Caisson, and the Austrian Wurst Gun, they will go with the new artillery sets soon available in the shop.

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Austrian Artillery and train are coming

July 14, 2015

The first test casts of the Austrian artillery train and Cavalry artillery are come from the production. We are doing some technical adjustments and corrections  and hope soon to sell them in the shop. There are 3 sets : Train Artillery Galloping , made of 6 horses and 4 crew; Cavalry Atrillery team mounting the gun With 5 crew , plus the fun carriage  original to fit the men, and the gun barrel with transport  protection, both adapted from the Westfalia ones; Finally a small command train Command set made by mounted Officer and NCO. A fourth set with the Pack Horses galloping is also available and can be added to the previous set with the Pack horses in down loading ammunition position.

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HISTORY3D The new 3d print production from Franznap

June 4, 2015

We are proud to present our new development in 3D printing. Our first product in limited edition in 20 copies made for the Exibition :"Josephine een keizerrijk in een tuin" at De Hortus in Amsterdam . The miniature id printed in 28mm scale.

 

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Baden Cavalry

May 21, 2015

Some of the next project on the workbench: The Baden Dragoons and the Baden Horse Guard. Here the sculpting tests.

 

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