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Re: Latest Acquisitions

Postby TheJabbaWookie » Sat Feb 10, 2018 10:59 pm

Awesome, looks like a beaut of a MOC from where I’m standing.

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Re: Latest Acquisitions

Postby hellhippie » Sun Feb 11, 2018 10:36 am

nice chewie addition
id rather be fishing

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Re: Latest Acquisitions

Postby subzero » Sun Feb 11, 2018 11:48 am

Gotta love that, the Chewie looks no different to an original sealed card when on display, for a fraction of the cost. 8)
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Re: Latest Acquisitions

Postby Snaketibe » Sun Feb 11, 2018 1:15 pm

Yes that's a terrific looking Chewie. Well done indeed for getting something that looks that good for a fraction of what it usually costs :-)

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Re: Latest Acquisitions

Postby coomber75 » Sun Feb 11, 2018 5:09 pm

Thanks to all I bought off... My die cast coming along nicely... And am a sucker for a gunner
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Re: Latest Acquisitions

Postby Plastikheld » Sun Feb 11, 2018 7:25 pm

The diecasts are just wonderful. Especially love the X-Wing with the Palitoy logo. Just beautiful ...
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Re: Latest Acquisitions

Postby TheJabbaWookie » Sun Feb 11, 2018 8:00 pm

Was the diecast Xwing the one on eBay 2-3 weeks ago? Finished for a great price if so.

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Re: Latest Acquisitions

Postby SublevelStudios » Sun Feb 11, 2018 8:11 pm

coomber75 wrote:Thanks to all I bought off... My die cast coming along nicely... And am a sucker for a gunner


Good to see you again mate :)

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Re: Latest Acquisitions

Postby coomber75 » Sun Feb 11, 2018 8:27 pm

Not sure where it came from pre me but was an nec pick up at a nice price :)
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Re: Latest Acquisitions

Postby tigerham » Tue Feb 13, 2018 7:51 am

Some really nice pick-ups!

It's been a while (around 6 years) since I last collected as I had a break and sold up but never lost the bug, so to speak.

Here are three starters for my Palitoy 65bk run...

Palitoy Trio 1.jpg

Palitoy Trio 2.jpg


I never knew this before but the Taiwan MOC's are slightly taller and slimmer than the Hong Kong ones. Always learning. :)

Really pleased with these as they were one's I used to have when I was a kid.

I used to focus on Biker Scouts but seeing as that's now been done by myself I've decided on another childhood memory. To be continued...
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Re: Latest Acquisitions

Postby subzero » Tue Feb 13, 2018 9:41 am

tigerham wrote:Some really nice pick-ups!

It's been a while (around 6 years) since I last collected as I had a break and sold up but never lost the bug, so to speak.

Here are three starters for my Palitoy 65bk run...

Palitoy Trio 1.jpg
Palitoy Trio 2.jpg

I never knew this before but the Taiwan MOC's are slightly taller and slimmer than the Hong Kong ones. Always learning. :)

Really pleased with these as they were one's I used to have when I was a kid.

I used to focus on Biker Scouts but seeing as that's now been done by myself I've have decided on another childhood memory. To be continued...


Good to hear you're back in the game, and some great pieces to get you started.
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Re: Latest Acquisitions

Postby tigerham » Tue Feb 13, 2018 10:17 am

Thank you Subzero (sorry I don't know your name). Love that game. 'Get over here!'. :)

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Re: Latest Acquisitions

Postby apack7229 » Tue Feb 13, 2018 2:44 pm

Love the Ackbar moc. I've been wanting to pick one up for a while now.
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Re: Latest Acquisitions

Postby Mini99 » Tue Feb 13, 2018 2:54 pm

I think that the ERG looks great with no logo or offers to obscure it. Great card!

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Re: Latest Acquisitions

Postby lejackal » Tue Feb 13, 2018 5:26 pm

Cheap cheap for me.....this was 28 quid
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