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Oh...why did you not write that last week so it would already be end of the month!?!  I got plenty of stuff from Base Boss and Wamp raffle to share.

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And I've got my last box (the Dilvish/MadJack combo box) packed and ready to go.  I even saw it sometime last week under the pile of "stuff" as I was digging out my hobby area.  Shouldn't take more than 2-3 shovels and a chain-fall to unearth it once more.

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12 minutes ago, hungerfan said:

Oh...why did you not write that last week so it would already be end of the month!?!  I got plenty of stuff from Base Boss and Wamp raffle to share.

 

Sorry, I had meant to get it started again a few months ago but then work changes and the holidays took over my life.

 

10 minutes ago, Dilvish the Deliverer said:

And I've got my last box (the Dilvish/MadJack combo box) packed and ready to go.  I even saw it sometime last week under the pile of "stuff" as I was digging out my hobby area.  Shouldn't take more than 2-3 shovels and a chain-fall to unearth it once more.

 

I will definitely be in touch with you again to get it started. I am resolving the issue of the missing box first so I know how many possible boxes can go out and so the two that did not get the box last time receive something. 

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4 hours ago, Shadowphaze said:

I would like to join please!  I've done the normal BOGW prior.

 

Keep an eye out for the sign up thread at the end of the month.

 

 

1 hour ago, Paradoxical Mouse said:

I'd love to join, but I'm not sure how much I have to add...but I do have some!

 

Then this is perfect for you. The basing box is slightly different from the normal BOGW in that we do not have the 1 for 1 rule. The idea behind it was to get basing materials to those that do not have any or very little as well as sharing what we may have excess of. Basically we expect some to take more than they can add, as long as it is a reasonable amount. One of the things I will ask in the sign up thread is who can be seeders, those that can help replenish the box partway through the route. They may not be as necessary this time around as I know the box I have has enough stuff to be split in two.

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1 hour ago, SGHawkins09 said:

 

Keep an eye out for the sign up thread at the end of the month.

 

 

 

Then this is perfect for you. The basing box is slightly different from the normal BOGW in that we do not have the 1 for 1 rule. The idea behind it was to get basing materials to those that do not have any or very little as well as sharing what we may have excess of. Basically we expect some to take more than they can add, as long as it is a reasonable amount. One of the things I will ask in the sign up thread is who can be seeders, those that can help replenish the box partway through the route. They may not be as necessary this time around as I know the box I have has enough stuff to be split in two.

My box is still full too.

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18 hours ago, SGHawkins09 said:

 

Keep an eye out for the sign up thread at the end of the month.

 

 

 

Then this is perfect for you. The basing box is slightly different from the normal BOGW in that we do not have the 1 for 1 rule. The idea behind it was to get basing materials to those that do not have any or very little as well as sharing what we may have excess of. Basically we expect some to take more than they can add, as long as it is a reasonable amount. One of the things I will ask in the sign up thread is who can be seeders, those that can help replenish the box partway through the route. They may not be as necessary this time around as I know the box I have has enough stuff to be split in two.

Ooooh! Yay! 

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Me me me!  I want in!  I have to say that I don't have many basing supplies but I will give what I can.  From reading above that sounds ok though.

 

Is baggies of flock and static grass ok?  I also have some actual bases as well.  I'll have to see what else I have.

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25 minutes ago, NecroMancer said:

Me me me!  I want in!  I have to say that I don't have many basing supplies but I will give what I can.  From reading above that sounds ok though.

 

Is baggies of flock and static grass ok?  I also have some actual bases as well.  I'll have to see what else I have.

 

Yep, you are another that this box is designed for. Baggies of flock and static grass are what we are after but the box may have a fair amount of those in them already. In regards to actual bases, we would like to keep those to a minimum as most have them already and this is more geared towards supplies to make your own.

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