View Full Version : Sandbags?

16-06-2009, 08:28 PM
Has anyone ever come across a site or company that sells 25-28 mm sandbags? I'm looking to do up my next chimera something along the lines of this:


Not quite as excessive as that, but I want to pile sandbags on the roof around the hatches and perhaps place some troopers in firing positions taking cover behind them. I could sculpt them if I can't find anything suitable, of course, but its easiest to just buy 'em.

Thanks in advance!

16-06-2009, 08:47 PM
Why buy stuff if you can make your own, check out these tutorials ;)

Link1 (http://www.dakkadakka.com/dakkaforum/posts/list/233988.page)
Link2 (http://www.dysartes.com/model/terrain/sandbagsatdawn.php)
Link3 (http://warzonemag.co.cc/?p=100)

16-06-2009, 09:11 PM
Great tutorials, especially the first . Rep. Thanks!

16-06-2009, 09:13 PM
My pleasure and thanks for the rep! Figured the first one would fit perfectly with the kind of stuff you wanted to do on your vehicles.

16-06-2009, 09:17 PM
Indeed it does, that's a useful technique.

Captain Castus
16-06-2009, 10:19 PM
Tamiya sell sand bag sets... They're pretty cheap I think...

e.g. http://www.hobbylinc.com/htm/tam/tam35025.htm


18-06-2009, 11:52 AM
Oeh, very nice find Castus. Making your own stuff is nice, but those 48 bags make for a very nice buy!

20-06-2009, 12:49 AM
For that price i'll buy at least 5 packs for me! O.o

20-06-2009, 02:42 AM
That is a fantastic price, nice find castus.