Collect. Kitbash. Customize. Community. Showcasing the Best of Sixth Scale Modeling.

Results 1 to 9 of 9

Thread: -1968- 1/6 scale M16 Comic Book Maintenance Manual

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    good old Germany ;-) / Berlin
    Posts
    90

    -1968- 1/6 scale M16 Comic Book Maintenance Manual

    Since i had seen some time ago the Original Maintenance Manual of the M16 in Comic style i wanted to do it in 1/6 scale for my Vietnam Figures. It was really fun to do and i am happy with the result for the first time.

    Now have fun with the Comic ;-):


    -1968- 1/6 scale M16 Comic Book Maintenance Manual-cce9dd19843843b49379f7e02a125c91_r-jpg-1968- 1/6 scale M16 Comic Book Maintenance Manual-09a44a85d97e413db8b9e94116ef0899_r-jpg-1968- 1/6 scale M16 Comic Book Maintenance Manual-133131fd9b924ad8a9c8140fbfc520a1_r-jpg-1968- 1/6 scale M16 Comic Book Maintenance Manual-7c75246e90284945b8e937d2149741da_r-jpg-1968- 1/6 scale M16 Comic Book Maintenance Manual-96b8fc4894ef45b48c32438c02738b7c_r-jpg

    -1968- 1/6 scale M16 Comic Book Maintenance Manual-3e1b50e997584ce7893f9c3da24cc704_r-jpg

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Posts
    9,466

    Re: -1968- 1/6 scale M16 Comic Book Maintenance Manual

    Great prop!

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Mar 2003
    Location
    Apparently, some alternate universe
    Posts
    40,957

    Re: -1968- 1/6 scale M16 Comic Book Maintenance Manual

    A nicely detailed repro, compliments on a job well done.
    You are
    What you do
    When it counts---The Masao
    - Ryan Bonaminio lived his life this way -

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Augusta, Ga.
    Posts
    9,074

    Re: -1968- 1/6 scale M16 Comic Book Maintenance Manual

    Attaboy.

    Mighty nice work.
    __________________________________________________ _____________________
    "I didn't attend the funeral, but I sent a nice letter saying I approved of it." - Mark Twain

  5. #5

    Re: -1968- 1/6 scale M16 Comic Book Maintenance Manual

    Wow, this is incredibly cool. I didn't know anything about it until I just looked it up. How cool is it that Will Eisner did it?!

    If anyone else was interested or didn't already know all about it, I found this article fascinating:

    The U.S. Army Had an M-16 Comic Book – War Is Boring

    It's such a great piece of history to bring in to 1/6 scale. Very awesome.

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Location
    Upstate NY
    Posts
    1,274

    Re: -1968- 1/6 scale M16 Comic Book Maintenance Manual

    Very cool, indeed! My brother brought me one when he came home on leave from the Army back then. Still have it, too! Thanks for the miniature memory!
    Mark
    "Baby sister, I was born game and I intend to go out that way!"
    http://openrange.freeforums.org/

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    good old Germany ;-) / Berlin
    Posts
    90

    Re: -1968- 1/6 scale M16 Comic Book Maintenance Manual

    Thanks for the kind words guys .

  8. #8
    Join Date
    Apr 2016
    Location
    Detroit, MI
    Posts
    161

    Re: -1968- 1/6 scale M16 Comic Book Maintenance Manual

    No way! That is TOO COOL!

  9. #9
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Location
    good old Germany ;-) / Berlin
    Posts
    90

    Re: -1968- 1/6 scale M16 Comic Book Maintenance Manual

    Quote Originally Posted by DonDeG View Post
    No way! That is TOO COOL!
    THX a lot and i am happy you like it. I will make more Maintenance books if found good artworks. The M60 book is on my wish/to do list too ;-). I need first the Original book or scans/pictures of it to realize the project.

Similar Threads

  1. World at War | Toy Model: WWII 1/6 scale all metal Kubelwagen Engine Maintenance Set.
    By Otto.Skorzeny in forum Sixth Scale Action Figure News, Reviews, & Discussion.
    Replies: 22
    Last Post: 11-08-2012, 06:36
  2. Some of my new comic book work
    By GrenadierStinny in forum Loose Bits (Off Topic)
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 09-02-2011, 07:26
  3. Jericho to be made into a comic book!
    By Grunt1162 in forum Loose Bits (Off Topic)
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 11-25-2009, 01:39
  4. Comic Book and 1/6th
    By juda in forum Loose Bits (Off Topic)
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 02-01-2009, 12:58
  5. For all you comic book fans.....
    By Bunnisher in forum Loose Bits (Off Topic)
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 07-13-2006, 17:03

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
-1968- 1/6 scale M16 Comic Book Maintenance Manual
-1968- 1/6 scale M16 Comic Book Maintenance Manual
KGHobby...Click Here!
Urban Samurai Hobbies...Click Here!
Vlad's Toys...Click Here!
BlackOps Toys...Click Here!
Alien Day Ultimate Giveaway - Join the Hunt!
HobbyLink Japan...Click Here!
Cotswold Collectibles...Click Here!
The ToySource...Click Here!
Big Bad Toy Store...Click Here!
Timewalker Toys...Click Here!
ToyWiz...Click Here!
Nouveau Toys...Click Here!
Hot Toys...Click Here!
The ToySource...Click Here!
HobbyLink Japan...Click Here!