Assembling the Rifle Platoon (HU702)
How to assemble your Infantry Platoon
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All Flames Of War infantry and guns are supplied with appropriate bases. Assemble your infantry teams by gluing the figures onto the base of the right size. super glue is recommended for this.
There are usually several figures with each type of weapon, so you can create variety in your teams. It doesn’t matter which mix of figures you put in each team, as long as the mix of weapons is right. Simply consult the colour codes below to help you base your infantry. Note that each line of circles corresponds to one base and each circle represents one figure.
Formation Commanders And Unit LeadersInfantry Company HQ and Unit Leader teams are based on a small base facing the long edge. Formation Commanders combine an Officer with an NCO and a Rifleman.
MG26 & M39 Rifle TeamsBase the 31M & 95M Rifle teams of a Infantry Platoon on a medium base facing the long edge. 31M & 95M Rifle teams contain three Rifleman and an 95M MG. Note that you can replace any Rifleman Figure with the optional Panzerfaust figures and vice versa.
Panzerschreck Anti-tank TeamsBase Panzerschreck Anti-tank teams on a small base facing the long edge. These teams have a Panzerschrek Gunner and a Rifleman.
50mm Mortar TeamsBase 50mm Mortar teams on a small base facing the long edge. These teams have a 50mm Mortar and a Rifleman.
Flame-thrower TeamsBase Flame-thrower teams on a small base facing the long edge. These teams have a Flame-thrower and a Rifleman.