Besides B6-35127 Morning Spam
, a single figure kit depicting a World War II U.S. Tanker eating his meal from ration can; BRAVO*6
has another kit B6-35126 French Toast
with two figures on the same subject to have a complete set of tankers at rest and eating next to a fire.
Figures come in standard light brown cardbard box labeled in front with a photo of the figures painted by Vladimir Demchenko
, also the sculptor.Inside the box, figure bodies and small parts of each figure are inserted into seperate transparent ziplock bags.
Parts are cast in grey resin and represented with the casting blocks marked as A and B. Resin quality is good, details are clean and sharp. No casting mistakes or holes on the review samples, no need for a serious cleanwork.
Both Tankers wear HBT coveralls, 2nd Pattern Tanker Jacket and leather boots. One piece HBT coverall was a popular clothing due to its comfort and its resistence to dirt and only issued to U.S. mechanics and to tankers during World War II. It was designed with a bi-swing back, a belt, two breast pockets, two patch hip pockets and a back pocket. Tanker jacket in windbreaker design with zipper front was a waist cut, medium weight jacket with two hand warmer style slash pockets. Wrinkles and folds on one-piece suit with loaded pockets and jacket details like wool knit collar, waistband, cuffs and zipper are very well defined.
Posed standing to eat, figure comes in 4 parts with separate head and arms.
Facial features, hair and the chewing effect on the left cheek and left side of the mouth are well represented.
Right arm carries a bottle probably wine.
Left arm is posed to grab a piece of food on his hand maybe a French Toast as in the kit title.
Posed to kneel to grill/cook next to a campfire, it also comes with seperate head and arms.
Sculpted in nice facial details, he wears a OD knit wool Jeep cap.
Right arm is posed to hold a branch to grill food over the campfire and shows nice cloth folds.
Left arm is posed to put on his knee.
M1911A1 in leather holster
Piece of food to assembly to the tip of branch.
Y shaped branch to be used as barbeque fork.May need some care to remove from sprue.
Nice posed and handy World War II U.S. Tanker figures to display at rest scenes next to a campfire with usual BRAVO-6 nice sculpt and casting. They can be used alone or with B6-35127 Morning Spam figures for a larger scene.