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My rough rider conversion doesn't include mounts but instead I'm using jet packs to simulate the cavalry type movement. Becuase of this, the lance type idea doesn't really look right, nor would it be pratical to use from a jump pack.
I saw a 'Plasma Hammer' somewhere, can't remember where. Basically it was a Plasma pistol on the end of a stick. You ram the pistol in the enemies face, set it off and they get a faceful of plasma.
I messed around with a few pistols, just on the ends of sticks really and they ended up looking a bit rubbish. Anyone got any ideas of how to make them look more hammery?
The rest of the model is going to be: Cadian Torso and Legs, Catachan heads. Bare arms are fine if people know of good hammer holding ones, going for a more barbaric feel for them.
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converntionally plasma hammers as you describe them are in fact used to make thunder hammers on marines, tradition, or what there is of it in the conversion world says use plasma pictols, cant see the average guardsman havinf access to plasma weaponry in abundance, mind the same could be said of power weapons.
Perhaps some sort of whip or flail/morning star?
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Perhaps you could just use the ends of plasma rifles/pistols in the end of a handle/stick.
What I mean is, cut off two ends, then stick them back to back (like a hammer head), and stick the handle inbetween.
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