A folding steel stock for the Las Carbine

17.04.2009

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The Steel Legion are a mechanised infantry force, with over 90% of them travelling in a vehicle of some sort. Because of this they are notably equipped with a Las-Carbine rather than a more traditional Las-Rifle. To give some stability during shooting a folding steel stock had been added to the model of the Las Carbine, this is what I was attempting to model in the following pictures: -

3 Responses to “A folding steel stock for the Las Carbine”

  1. Chris says:

    Perfect construction. I know real folding stocks are large enough to fit around the full width of an assault rifle. I think making these slightly thinner would not only fit better in your toy soldier’s arms, but would look much more “in scale”, despite the bulky nature of the plastic lasgun.

  2. Sean says:

    I love compact, assault-style weapons for IG, so I’m smacking myself on the head right now, saying “now why didn’t I think of that?” It’s an simple, elegant solution, and I’m keeping it in mind for a future army.

  3. I agree with you Chris about the thinner wire and have since obtained some.

    Do try it Sean, its a bit tricky but practice makes perfect.

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