Sunday, December 29, 2013

HäT 8280 - 7YW Prussian Marching







As previously announced, I show you today the first of the three sets of figures of HäT about the Seven Years' War. It's the set 8280 - 7YW Prussian Infantry Marching.












Back of the box


The Content

The set contains 4 sprues with a total of 40 figures in 2 different marching poses. The figures are made ​​of soft plastic. For each of the figures are 3 different hats to choose from, a musketeer, a grenadier and a fusilier hat. This gives us the option to vary the figures for what we need without buying another sets ( unless we need more figures ;-) ).


The content in pictures

Front of a sprue

Back of a sprue

Front in detail

Back in detail


Summary

Material:                   soft plastic
Number of figures    40 figures in 2 different poses with

                                  40 Musketeer hats
                                  40 Grenadier hats
                                  40 Fuselier hats 

The historical correctness seems to me, as far as I can judge currently to be good.I think these sets are a good addition to the Zvezda and Revell kits about 7YW.

A very interesting page about the Seven Years' War, the battles, troops uniforms, flags and so on you can find here: Seven Years' War



The next set I will show you in the next few days.



With this in mind....




15 comments:

  1. Nice figures & very nice unboxing !

    Greetings, Mario

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  2. Very good looking set. I do like the separate hats, great idea!

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    1. Thank you Rodger!. Yes, the separate hats are a great idea.

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  3. Great review Bruno! All the best for the new year mate.

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    1. Thank you Paul. I wisjh you and your family a Happy New Year 2014!

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  4. These look fun, can't wait to see what you do with them.

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    1. Thanks Michael. I have in addition some other sets from Revell and Zvezda. I'm thinking about some small vignettes about 7YW.

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  5. As you can change the hats you get six different figures in the set. Still a few more poses would have been great.

    Greetings
    Peter

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