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Uhm... my question is just the opposite... are you sure the base is going to be big enough?

 

You think, it might be too small?

 

Maybe need to go to about 12 inches in length from portal to wall with obelisk/statues?

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you need to get representative figs and lay it out before deciding on the base.   That way you can judge depths of view and perspective much better.

 

This is going to be quite a challenge and I am only sorry I can't go to reapercon to see it in person.

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you need to get representative figs and lay it out before deciding on the base.   That way you can judge depths of view and perspective much better.

 

This is going to be quite a challenge and I am only sorry I can't go to reapercon to see it in person.

 

Yeah, that's true. I'll have to get measurements for everything more precisely. Which means that it'll be drawn out. 

 

Does anyone have the Reaper Sphinx by chance? Need to know how large he will be from head to tail.

 

 

Hmm...so we might need to hold off on deciding what base materials/size to have until I get the figures finished up and sent to ub3r?

 

 

Take measurements for me with the statues (Anubis & Sobek) at their widest and the priestess at her widest. 

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I have these 36" x 24" (1" x 1") sheets of grid paper that I used to use for dungeon mapping. I'm going grab a sheet this weekend and draw it out to scale to make sure. I think that the Sphinx (looking at pics on Reaper store) is about 2 inches long. 

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Priestess base is 2 cm long and 1 cm at its widest point

 

both the Sobek and the Anubis statues have the same size base, which looks to be 3 1/2 cm long and 1 1/2 cm wide

 

jackal statue is 4 1/2cm long by 1 1/2 wide

 

 

Cat statue is almost 3cm long by 1 1/2 wide

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Gotta convert in my head here since I've been dealing with inches lol.

 

So the dragon looks to be about 3 - 3.5 inches in length, we'll want probably 2-3 inches from him to the priestess, then priestess is an inch, then behind her is the sphinx which is about 2 - 2.5 inches in length, then we have the obelisk behind him which is about 2.5 inches wide w/o a bigger base at the bottom, but if we put it up a little bit with the bigger base it's going to be 3 inches wide.

 

Going with longest estimate: 3.5 + 3 + 1 + 2.5 + 3 + (1 inch for walls) = 14 inches

 

Sound about right?

 

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Those statues are looking really great Siri!

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Priestess base is 2 cm long and 1 cm at its widest point   (1 inch)

 

both the Sobek and the Anubis statues have the same size base, which looks to be 3 1/2 cm long and 1 1/2 cm wide ( 1 3/8 inches so 2 inches)

 

jackal statue is 4 1/2cm long by 1 1/2 wide ( 1 3/4 inches so 2 inches)

 

 

Cat statue is almost 3cm long by 1 1/2 wide ( 1 1/4 inches or 2 inches)

 

Gotta convert in my head here since I've been dealing with inches lol.

 

So the dragon looks to be about 3 - 3.5 inches in length, we'll want probably 2-3 inches from him to the priestess, then priestess is an inch, then behind her is the sphinx which is about 2 - 2.5 inches in length, then we have the obelisk behind him which is about 2.5 inches wide w/o a bigger base at the bottom, but if we put it up a little bit with the bigger base it's going to be 3 inches wide.

Going with longest estimate: 3.5 + 3 + 1 + 2.5 + 3 + (1 inch for walls) = 14 inches  3.5(dragon)  + 3(gap)  + 1(Priestess)  + 2(sphinx)  + 2 (Obelisk)11.5 inches

 

Sound about right?

 

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Those statues are looking really great Siri!

 

 

Based on Siri's numbers and yours (see in red above) I think a 12 inch would be good enough as each of the measurements were rounded up and thus inlcudes some gaps between figs.  This might be easier to find a base in as well.

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@robinh

 

Obelisk I have is 60mm so that's over 2 inches, but if we put on a bit of a base I'm thinking 3 inches wide from wall. And walls thickness adds 1 inch as they will be on top of the floor.

 

@kharsin - glad you like it! :)

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