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BASE SYSTEM ROOTS 

When I moved from hex map to miniature rules gaming, I struggled to find any decent affordable scenery. 

Thus I decided to make some myself. These were sold online under the name of Mechanized Designworks. I found many other people liked them. 

This led to my decision to make an entire range accessible to the public through DFA, in the form of the BASE System. With your support DFA intends to create the largest range of affordable, high quality modular 6mm scale scenery and buildings. With your continued support, the range has scope to expand indefinitely.

BASE System sections will be made from 3D printed design originals. Each section will be individually hand-finished before casting in resin, creating a high-quality finish suitable for your choice of model paint. 

BASE SYSTEM CORE  

 BASE Systems are modular.  

Example BASE System layout with stand-alone buildings Example BASE System layout with stand-alone buildings

There are many buildings, from stand-alone structures and themed sets, to totally modular sets that allow players to build a base as big or small as they wish. A host of new building designs and base layouts can be created by simply repositioning individual sections; while the same parts can be endlessly reconfigured to provide new vistas for each game.  

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If you're looking to build a small outpost or firebase or a big planetary command centre for your games, BASE has you covered. Best of all: because BASE System is modular, you can take it apart and redesign it when setting up your next game.  

Infinite possibilities and configurations await with BASE.

Example of a large BASE system layout using modular parts Example of a large BASE system layout using modular parts

BASE SYSTEM VISUAL  

BASE offers a uniform look and feel across sets in the range. 

While each module in a set is interchangeable, it will still conform to the overall chosen appearance of your tabletop. In addition, you can make sets look entirely different, yet cohesive, with a few additional components in different paint livery.

EVOLVING YOUR BASE SYSTEM  

Start small and go large … or start big.  

Example of a small BASE System layout Example of a small BASE System layout

The choice is yours. The BASE System is available in box sets and individual components. You can evolve your BASE System at your own speed by adding components or sets as and when it suits you. (To help get you started with this, you will also receive two of some buildings at specific pledge levels.)

Fire Control and HQ buildings Fire Control and HQ buildings

 

The Repair Bay contains 2 rigs, allowing you to switch between closed and open during your games. The Repair Bay contains 2 rigs, allowing you to switch between closed and open during your games.

 

The Geodesic Dome will feature a clear resin casting,allowing you to create features inside the structure. The Geodesic Dome will feature a clear resin casting,allowing you to create features inside the structure.

 

The Class A Interstellar Communications set is just the first modular BASE system we hope to produce. The Class A Interstellar Communications set is just the first modular BASE system we hope to produce.
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Oh how I wish this had of come out a year or two ago!

 

Might have to find a group to play some new BT with.

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Seriously debating on backing this. Depends on the size of the terrain. If it works for CAV then I'm in. If it only works for BTech then... maybe.

 

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I can see this being used for CAV and BT....(slightly offscale for CAV I think but should work ok)  But yeah I'm in.

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Its hard to say by looking. BT minis may say they are 6mm but they are closer to 8-10mm in reality. So if he is scaling to the minis they might be big enough. If they are true 6mm they will look small next to CAV stuff. A good rule of thumb is a one story flat top building in CAV should be pretty close to 3/4" or about 19mm.

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