40k Drop Pods on the Cheap

Drop Pods have become more and more popular for Space Marines armies lately. Yet, I’ve often heard players exclaim “they cost too much $$ for me to use!”

Minivault.com has a great article, Drop that Pod, to help you build drop pods for $5 per pod. Not a bad deal! The article provides concise and easy to follow instructions for making your own pods.

Here’s what you start with (click pics for a closer look)

Top Pic = Starting components, Bottom Pic = Completed pod

Here’s a comparison with the FW Drop Pod (Click pics for a closer look)

Left Pic = Side by side comparison, Right Pic = Top down comparison