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One suggestion for the sharply angled stairs, is to cut out every second dark space, but just enough that the lip of a figure base can fit in it. That way minis can actually be on those ladder stairs.

 

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I have done that before. I just didn't with these ones due to wanting to wrap this one up.

 

Hopefully I can fit in some paint time today. I wanted to last night and got sidetracked with the forums.

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Any suggestions on storage of minis? I have a number of things, but I don't like my current organization.

 

I have three of these that someone gave me, but can't find them for sale anywhere reasonable: (not my image)

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I have two of these, but they are pricey (again, not my image):

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I have other minis in various other plastic bins, baskets and desktop storage drawer things.

 

I am wondering if something like this is better: http://www.amazon.com/Stalwart-75-92226-Wall-Mounted-Parts/dp/B004C7UZMU/ref=pd_sim_hi_3

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I forgot to mention that I also have two of these:

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Transporting things is not my concern. Organizing things is. That being said, what you posted led me to two or three things that seem like the might be what I go with (I could store them on my bookshelves instead of the wall):

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B004EHY9RA/

http://www.amazon.com/Stack-On-DO-17-Storage-Organizer-Compartments/dp/B004EHY9R0/ref=pd_cp_hi_2

http://www.amazon.com/Stanley-25-Removable-Compartment-Professional-Organizer/dp/B00005QWYF/ref=pd_cp_hi_0

http://www.amazon.com/Plano-Molding-5231-Double-Organizer/dp/B000HJ9514/ref=pd_cp_hi_3

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In all honesty for Bones, you can easily get away with storage in undivided plastic bins. They're really that tough, especially if sealed. I've gone for the Kickstarter cases myself, but if I hadn't I'd just grab a couple of 10 litre plastic containers and call it done, no foam just loose figures.

 

Be a problem to find anything specific mind you, and even with only 50 or so I've played 'Hunt the last kobold' a couple of times. But if you want a low cost option for Bones specifically...

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I have almost 2300 WotC prepainted D&D minis. I have ~260 BONES from the KS, plus ~35 of the existing ones. I have multiple other kickstarters headed this way over the next six months or so. Some of these are plastic and will be able to be stored similarly, but some are metal and/or resin.

 

I have a serious case of figmentia. I need to organize everything so that I can cope with this addiction.

 

Maybe I should just get them first and then organize as things go...

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When I got the organizer, I was almost ungrateful. Is not that it wasn't a good gift, just one I didn't think I needed. It was big, and I figured it would take me teasers before I had enough tool bits to fill it. I'll probably put them in transportable containers after painting. Many d&d prepaints are in Ziploc bags by type, crammed into a big tub, so this will be a vast improvement.

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I put some time in on my LTPK tonight, but I also got my Zombicide stuff...finally! It took them two months to get me this box after losing it the first time and the shirt came in the wrong size. I am thinking I might just blow it off and give up.

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Well, I ended up with more cases today when I went to the FLGS Gamer's Garage Sale. I picked up some games for my kids (three neat looking board games) and these three cases full of foam for $50:

 

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My Bones aren't due to arrive until Wednesday, but I did get a package in the mail earlier today (Monday). Be jealous of my eBay arrival:

 

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MY BONES ARRIVED TODAY!!!

 

Everything has been dry-fitted and inventoried. I have an extra set of four Nova guys and am short a couple of other figures. All-in-all not too bad of an accuracy in my opinion.

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I made a light tent out of foamcore and some fabric today. I made it larger than I meant to (20" cube), but it will come in handy for using with terrain, or maybe my ball python, or other stuff that I haven't thought of yet.

 

Ironically, I feel like taking pics of it.

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