So colours.... SoH not for the faint hearted. I had a few different takes on this. One of the pieces in white dwarf initially gave me the idea, but I didn't quite believe the painters recipe of using a green wash over grey. so I tried Vallejo USMC tank crew and bought the highlighted version and gave it a green wash.
Pictures to come When I figure out how to upload pictures from my iPad.
Figured it out:
The above was basically a Vallejo USMC tank crew with a green wash which I though was too green,
Then tried mixing the USMC tank crew with the highlight to get a happy medium, which was too pale,
Then went back to USMC tank crew with dawnstone grey,
Then gave up and went into the happy clappy store (my nickname for the local GW)
The advice was ok which was to paint them boltgun metal and add a green wash...
I didn't like this and wondered if I made a mistake with SoH,
I then took the plunge and used the forge world recipe and...