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Lithuanian Tartars Test painted

March 5, 2017

Here finally the test casts painted of the Lithuanian tartars, soon available in the shop.

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NEW: 3D Print Bavarian Artillery direct buy at the Shapeways Shop!!!!

February 22, 2017

Great News, the first items in 3D print are available at the new FranznapMiniatures3D Shop !!!! See the link in the above menu. The first release is the Bavarian Ordonance Manson System, with the 3 calibre guns, 6pdr,12pdr, and 7pdr owitzer, the limber , ammunition wagon and wurst wagon. the metal version of them will be released after in the Armies series.

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Lithuanian Tartars Test Casts

January 21, 2017

Here the 2 new sets of Lithuanian Tartars , expected to be in the Shop next march.

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Austrian Artillery Train standing position masters ready

December 27, 2016

To follow up the Austrian artillery sets, here the horse team standing and the drivers; it will be followed with artillery teams firing and loading.

 

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French Train Drivers in Greatcoat

November 16, 2016

Here an addition of the Train Drivers, these miniatures can be used both as Artillery train and Train des Equipages ones. 

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Baden Garde du Corps Test painted

November 8, 2016

Here the test painted of the Baden Garde du Corps, in the uniform of 1809; 2 sets with 4 mounted miniatures each, in parade dress, troopers and command, it will follow an accessory set of heads with later headgear (1813/14)

 

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Lancers Gendarmes Test Cast Painted

November 3, 2016

Here the painted test casts of the 2 sets of Lancers Gendarmes in Spain.

 

 

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Lithuanian Tartars new masters

October 29, 2016

Here the new realisation of Lithuanian Tartars. This unit was raided in the occasion of the Russian campaign in 1812 but was almost  totally annihilated there, so it was raised again and placed under the Guard Scouts regiment. Because of the different uniforms and shortage of reliable uniform description i took a safe position mainly with the horses clothing using the standard guard lancers ones. Together with the 2 default sets of Troopers and Command i will made a 3rd et with more exotic uniforms and scouting poses.and may be an additional set only with horsed with the original saddlecloths of 1812.

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Lancers Gendarmes Masters Done

October 4, 2016

In between i realised these 2 sets depicting the Lancers Gendarmes, a unit with the unforgiving duty to repress the guerrilla and to punish the many deserters of the french coalition army. There is a set of 4 mounted gendarmes with a NCO, a trumpet and 2 gendarmes of which one is with surtout; the second set contains a mounted gendarme escorting 3 prisoners, a priest, a Spanish guerrilla man and a deserter. The 2 sets are by the moulding and testing phase and will be ready for sale next month.

 

 

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Baden Light Dragoons Test Painted

August 16, 2016

Here the painted test casts of the next 3 sets available in the Fall release. The arms with sword are detached to allow different poses. Here depicted in the 1809 uniform.

 

 

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Baden Garde du Corps masters ready

August 8, 2016

An other double set for the Baden army 1809, the Garde du Corps; 4+4 mounted miniatures, Troopers and Command. Available for sale in the Fall release.

 

 

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Saxons General Staff 1806 Ready

August 6, 2016

Here finally the painted test casts of the Saxon General Staff of the 1806 campaign, 6 mounted figures. The detail quality is as usual very good and the historical accuracy.

 

 

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Baden Light Dragoons Skirmishing & wounded

July 15, 2016

I added one set more to the Baden light dragoons; 4 mounted figures with 2 skirmishing Dragoons and 2 wounded. Of the first two one is shooting on foot, with his horse beside, and the other is mounted charging his gun, of the second two one is hit while riding, and the second is walking back holding his wounded arm. I hope you like them.

 

 

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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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