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Some 1926 NFL Teams

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Hey all,

Just finished four 1926 NFL teams. These are my first attempts at painting, and I'm pretty happy with the results. These figures are painted with Testors Enamel paints. I made the Hartford Blues, the Packers, the Pottsville Maroons, and the Frankford Yellow Jackets. The players are also numbered off the rosters from that season. I made the decals for Frankford myself. It was a challenge to make lines on Frankford's helmets, so next time I have to do stripes I may try a a paint pen. In the coming weeks I will make the '26 Giants, Providence Steam Roller, Dayton Triangles, and the AFL Philadelphia Quakers.


I'll remember to take horizontal photos next time...






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3 hours ago, zak99b5 said:

Those teams look great.  Where did you get info about the unis?  GUD?

Yes, the best, and really only place to get info on uniforms. I even had a conversation with one of the guys from GUD on Frankford's helmets, which led him to updating the uniform on the site a little. I plan to do some 30s and 40s teams down the line, and maybe some 60s teams. My only problem with more recent teams is that there is not a whole lot of difference between the uniforms of today and the 1960s when it comes to painting since Tudor figures don't have insane amounts of detail (which I am fine with). So the 1966 Bears aren't going to be too discernable from the 1988 Bears. I think using the face masks they sell here will help, but I do wish they had more than 3 single bar masks per sprue.

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