It's been very cold lately, so any desire to go into my freezing garage and take pics has been easily squashed. Today wasn't so bad, and I had found all the bits for this little Rapier SAM Troop, so I decided to give it a go.
Here is the Rapier in action:
This is an S&S Models Rapier SAM. S&S can provide you with an entire troop, emplaced or in the open (like this one), including all the vehicles etc. Here I have used the launcher (with 4 missiles as per the 1980s) which comes with a small generator and the Blindfire Radar - which also comes with its own generator. I have both of mine in the deployed position, but you could easily have them made up to look like they are being towed.
Here's a couple of close-ups, along with the vehicle that would have towed them:
The crewed optical tracker and the chaps saying look over there! both come from Armybits and were provided to me, very kindly, by Keith Armstrong, the designer. I fiddled with them to convert them from 15mm to 20mm, which was a bit of fun. Here's a couple of close-ups of them: