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In the Lootas and Burnas assembly kit, you get a choice Lootas or Burnas. Well there is a cost effective way to make both without buying two kits. What I did is I got the Lootas and Burnas kit then I bought a pack of four Slugga Boyz for 8$. I used the bodies and legs that came with the Lootas and Burnas kit to make Lootas and I'm in the process of converting the Slugga Boyz into Burnas. The conversion of Slugga Boyz into Burnas is not easy, so here is what you will need. A file, glue, (I used Krazy Glue) and a knife (I used a jagged knife and a non-jagged knife, but for sawing off the models limbs use a jagged knife). File the shoulders of the Slugga Boy where it is flat, this helps you put on the gas tank. Then file the places where the arms go till they are nice and smooth, stick on the head gule the burnas arms, tank, and chains on then place the model on the base and youre done. REply to me if you have problems.
oh good idea.
The lootas and burnas box set only has 4 deffguns and 4 burnas not 5. Unless it's changed since I bought the box set...
"Orks have to be followers of Nurgle! They're green, smell bad, and just want to spread the fun!"
Or you can take a few of the bog-standard Boyz from the Assault On Black reach box set to the Dokz serjery', and gear 'em up with whatever tickles your fancy. ^^ And yes, there's only four Burnaz, four Deffgunz & a Mek boy. I wouldn't worry about that, I just use them as Lootaz. Games Workshop squeezing the pennies. Honestly, who replaces 48" D3 S7 AP4 gunz for a 24" gun almost as likely to toast your Mek as it is it hit anything.
"Show 'em the gunline, Boss"
Actually, if you have the FOC slots available, 2 groups of 5 lootas works better than 1 group of 10. Statistically more consistant, capable of firing at two units, 4 wounds before you run the risk of them all running away instead of 3, can move half and shoot with half, better table coverage. Only weakness is no Mob Rule Ld bonus, and the extra FOC slot. Now, if you have 11 or more lootas, it's best to run them in one group.
And of course, if you have 45 lootas, you can model them with Tau weapons to prove the point :p