The Stone walls have been scratched build with MDF for use with 28mm scale miniatures in conjunction with Chain of Command game
They are classed as:
- Medium Obstacles(up to chest height of a man).
- Hard Cover
|Using 3mm MDF cut strips 3.5cm x 30cm and 6mm MDF 2.4cm x 30 cm
|Use box cutters carve notches onto of the 6mm MDF strip this will be the top of the stone wall.
|Make triangular cuts into the base portion of the MDF
|Using a Dremel type hand grinder in conjunction with a circular bur start to run the bur up and down in a circular motion to form the shape of the stones.
|Continue with a fine fissure bur defining each stone.
|On the 3mm MDF base mark out the middle on both ends to help with locating the wall section.
|Apply PVA glue to the base and position on the base using the pencil marks as a guide.
|Once the glue is dry use a Mitre box to cut in half.
|Measure and mark 2.3 cm down from the edge of one side and using a hand saw make 2 cuts to remove portion of the base. Mark this piece as your Master.
|Use the master as a guide to scribe all the stones wall bases.
|Use a hand saw cut along the lines marked to reveal a square end on one side only.
|Option step: cut into the base to give it a irregular shape.
|Prime MDF( best to prime the base as well)
|Paint the walls with Vallejo Model Colour 886 Green Grey.
|Use a 40:60 mix of Green Grey and Off white 820 to dry brush the walls.
|Dry brush with Offwhite 820 then use Reikland Fleshwash to colour random stones, once dry, use Offwhite 820 to Lightly dry brush wall.
|Apply PVA with brush and add flock.
|Completed flocking allow to dry, optional step is to spray weak watered down PVA glue onto the flock .
|Completed stone wall with breached wall and gate added.
|Top view showing how the walls match up.
|The indented cuts allows for some adjustments to be made to the walls for a better fit on the gaming mat.
|Also allows for a nice fit .
|Don't forget to make a number of gates, these where made from matches.
|Break in the wall caused by a tracked vehicle allows Infantry to freely move thru the wall.