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6X6 Rapid Assault Vehicle 28mm Miniature
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Published: January 8, 2012
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Late last year I had the opportunity to take one of my vehicle concepts and adapt it for production as a 28mm wargaming miniature. These should be shipping soon from Secret Weapon Miniatures. Link ==> [link]

3d prototyping is evolving rapidly. It's like the same sort of thing that happened with printing technology in the late 1990s, only with the ability to create real objects.

brb, downloading a car. :P
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cullyferg2010's avatar
Love the variety of weapons offered.  Can make an armored cavalry troop with various fire support.  Need to find one.
macphersonscircus's avatar
I have had this bookmarked for ages!!!!
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Just thought I'd let you know, seeing as how I've stumbled across your gallery here on dA, that I bought one of these from Justin last year. I know he's re-mastered the mould since then for a more logical assembly, but I was still really impressed - just a shame it's so expensive to import them here in the UK, or I'd order another three! It's only part-painted and waiting for me to get around to finishing it, but I'll post a pic up here and send you a link when it's done.
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MikeDoscherProfessional General Artist
Thank you for your support. :) I'd love to see how it looks when you've got it painted up.
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JordanGreywolfHobbyist Digital Artist
Wow! Those would make great proxies for the wheeled vehicles in my AT-43 Oni army. :D (I'm sure I could find plenty of RPG uses as well.) I love the DETAILS!
was471's avatar
Nice, the light cover looks like German WWII design.
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BlackIronPaintHobbyist Artist
I might have to pick a few up when I build my Arbites army.
Alceister's avatar
This would be a great model to "count as" a Leman Russ or a Hellhound. The apparent lack of doors would prevent it from being used as a Chimera, though.
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MikeDoscherProfessional General Artist
It does have infantry doors on the rear, kind of like the BMP. It might not be an ideal stand-in for the Chimera, but you can do some interesting crossbreeding with the Leman Russ, as the turret pin is the same size.
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great model ! does anyone have a 3d max file for this . I just purchased a 3d printer and this would look really nice .

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SaguntHobbyist General Artist
I have seen a couple of these painted up. I must say, this is probably my favourite vehicle design in production right now.
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looks awesome man
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elysiandroptrooperHobbyist Writer
you can buy the kit the turret or the hull
LockeLockeRevolution's avatar
That's so inspiring, seeing your 3D work being made into a real creation.

Do you get any profit from it when someone buys the kit? Will you be doing more?
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MikeDoscherProfessional General Artist
For this first kit, we did a deal where all the money was upfront, just to take a conservative line and see how things did. I'll be working on at least one more model for them, albeit a smaller one.
LockeLockeRevolution's avatar
Ah I see. Well, I am still going to purchase one in support, and maybe will attempt to paint it ... lol.
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gyro5Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
I heard of them. They make some great stuff.
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TranceMongerStudent Digital Artist
Loved this so much I almost forgot to fav it!
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WoW it looks super cool
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Trekkie5000Hobbyist Digital Artist
Guh.. huh... wuh... Wow. Speechless.
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emichacaStudent Artist
It's amazing! :happybounce:
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