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Good examples of Carapace armor?


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#1 HeavensThunderHammer

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Posted 26 May 2011 - 04:34 PM

 Hi All,

I'm fairly new to RT and WH40K, and am curious: What exactly would be a good example of carapace armor? I own all of the RT books, so a page reference would be cool. I did try a google search, but I just couldn't seem to find a clear cut "THIS IS CARAPACE ARMOR" link. Something like that would be cool.

 

Thanks! 



#2 Svarte Hanske

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Posted 26 May 2011 - 09:44 PM

 You mean this link? http://warhammer40k....Carapace_Armour



#3 Voronesh

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Posted 26 May 2011 - 10:44 PM

Right at the start of the armour subchapter of the armoury. there is the one guy holding a hellgun and a power sword wearing carapace armour. Hes your standard Cadian Kasrkin (Stormtrooper).

This is an an example of the older and generic stormtroopers:

The carapace armour, doesnt necessarily have to be a bulky and clunky affair.


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#4 HeavensThunderHammer

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Posted 27 May 2011 - 05:19 AM

Svarte Hanske said:

 

Thanks, this is very helpful! I probably should have gone to the wiki, but didn't think of it.



#5 Hantheman

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Posted 01 June 2011 - 07:13 AM

For storm troopers, I suspect a lot of the armor is under the fatigues for camo purposes. Try looking for pix of arbites they wear their light carapace with no fatigues.






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