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WANTED : Battle droid - 1:48

Posted: August 25th, 2019, 12:25 am
by Phil B.
Hi,

I'm working on the Corporate Alliance droid tank from AMT.
It's a non-scale kit but it seems to be a 1:48 kit.

I'd like to add some battle droid but I don't know if such figures do exist.

Imagestarwars3-movie-screencaps.com-5758 by Cyber Mecha, sur Flickr

Did you see those figs please in the web please? shopped or scratchbuilt.

Thanks a lot

Re: WANTED : Battle droid - 1:48

Posted: August 25th, 2019, 10:52 pm
by DocRaven
star wars action fleet can be right scale

Re: WANTED : Battle droid - 1:48

Posted: September 4th, 2019, 7:25 pm
by Phil B.
Thanks a lot DocRaven.
I'll try my luck with it and let you know...

Re: WANTED : Battle droid - 1:48

Posted: September 5th, 2019, 4:00 pm
by blakeh1
Star Wars Legion figures tend to be around 1/45 or so, which is pretty close to 1/48.

They are coming out with the Trade Federation/Serperatist faction


As far as the size, here is a comparison shot of the Star Wars Legion Speeder Bike with the Bandai 1/48 AT-ST (and other various 1/48 stuff). I don;t have any of the Separatist stuff yet

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You could do a whole diorama with the things they have announced so far

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Re: WANTED : Battle droid - 1:48

Posted: September 6th, 2019, 10:48 am
by DocRaven
AMT dioramas was also some at 1:4xxx if you need aliens

Re: WANTED : Battle droid - 1:48

Posted: September 8th, 2019, 9:59 pm
by Phil B.
Thanks a lot Blakeh1!
I was tol not later than today the same about SW Legion
DocRaven wrote:
September 6th, 2019, 10:48 am
AMT dioramas was also some at 1:4xxx if you need aliens
Sorry but I don't understand what you mean Doc.
What AMT dios do you think about?

Re: WANTED : Battle droid - 1:48

Posted: September 9th, 2019, 11:47 am
by DocRaven
AMT/ERTL CANTINA and Jabbas Palace

Re: WANTED : Battle droid - 1:48

Posted: September 9th, 2019, 5:42 pm
by blakeh1
The Cantina is pretty spot on for 1/72 scale

This is the Luke figure from that kit next to the Leia figure from the Fine Molds 1/72 Falcon kit

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I don't have Jabba's palace, but from what I understand, it is around 1/63 I think

Another FFG game, Imperial Assault has figures that are in the 1/53 to 1/57 range. That would be a closer match and they also have a nice variety of figures.

Although I think the Star Wars Legion figures are the closest size match. A bit on the large size, but not really noticeable unless you stand them next right next to a 1/48 figure

Re: WANTED : Battle droid - 1:48

Posted: September 17th, 2019, 8:57 pm
by Phil B.
SW Legion droids will be the ones!... with some wookies... maybe a TX-130 from the same line of products...

I've just learned today that these products are only in pre-order. The kits will be available in late of September

Thanks for your help