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With my British infantry unit done, I finally sat down this morning to get started on French Revolution project expansion unit #2 (of 7+).  This time it's British cavalry, and with the rules we'll be using (A Gentleman's War), the default cavalry unit is six figures.

 

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My recent casting sessions have produced the parts, so it's now a case of assembling them into some semblance of what I'm looking for:

 

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I see that I will be going back to file off even more of the original lapels and lace from the basic casting, and I'm going to try to add the rest of the helmet crest with some green stuff before painting.  

 

I built up the first figure as a test this morning.

 

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