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Hunting in the wild

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Hunting in the wild

Postby Taffius » Sun Mar 25, 2018 3:43 pm

Wild finds today. Not bad but a days effort!

Out again next weekend! :lol:
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Re: Hunting in the wild

Postby Stubbs » Sun Mar 25, 2018 4:51 pm

Nice where these boot sale finds.

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Re: Hunting in the wild

Postby Taffius » Sun Mar 25, 2018 5:46 pm

Stubbs wrote:Nice where these boot sale finds.


Thanks. Yes boot sales.

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Re: Hunting in the wild

Postby Darth Bobby » Sun Mar 25, 2018 5:48 pm

Been out today, not a sniff.

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Re: Hunting in the wild

Postby StarWarsFan » Sun Mar 25, 2018 5:53 pm

Taffius wrote:
Stubbs wrote:Nice where these boot sale finds.


Thanks. Yes boot sales.


Nice one, I Started a boot sale in the OT section please feel free to add your finds there, always great to see what over people find:

viewtopic.php?f=7&t=32593&start=345

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Re: Hunting in the wild

Postby Pomse2001 » Sun Mar 25, 2018 6:20 pm

Some nice items you have found, I love childhood lots :D

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Re: Hunting in the wild

Postby grinchy » Sun Mar 25, 2018 6:33 pm

Very nice, glad you rescued them, did you pay a lot for them? most people at boot sales think star wars stuff is made of gold :D
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Re: Hunting in the wild

Postby jayums » Sun Mar 25, 2018 6:48 pm

Good find!

Saw a few vintage star wars things walking around Greenwich market this morning - all over-priced (pre-haggling anyway). Had a few loose figures, a couple of mocs and boxed ships.

Nice to see star wars stuff out in the wild - bound to be a few car boots over Easter so might go hunting!

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Re: Hunting in the wild

Postby Taffius » Sun Mar 25, 2018 6:50 pm

grinchy wrote:Very nice, glad you rescued them, did you pay a lot for them? most people at boot sales think star wars stuff is made of gold :D


They were a few quid each. SWRS (Star Wars Rescue Service - heard it here first! :lol: ).

There were others but not at the price asking. Quite a bit of modern about though but again price!

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Re: Hunting in the wild

Postby Taffius » Sun Mar 25, 2018 6:52 pm

jayums wrote:Good find!

Saw a few vintage star wars things walking around Greenwich market this morning - all over-priced (pre-haggling anyway). Had a few loose figures, a couple of mocs and boxed ships.

Nice to see star wars stuff out in the wild - bound to be a few car boots over Easter so might go hunting!


Mocs good find though....SWRS out next weekend too! Liking the hunt now. :lol:

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Re: Hunting in the wild

Postby Taffius » Sun Mar 25, 2018 6:53 pm

StarWarsFan wrote:
Taffius wrote:
Stubbs wrote:Nice where these boot sale finds.


Thanks. Yes boot sales.


Nice one, I Started a boot sale in the OT section please feel free to add your finds there, always great to see what over people find:

viewtopic.php?f=7&t=32593&start=345


Excellent. Done thanks.

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Re: Hunting in the wild

Postby Taffius » Fri Mar 30, 2018 10:13 am

Who is out hunting the wild today? :D

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Re: Hunting in the wild

Postby MrKutzzy » Fri Mar 30, 2018 10:17 am

Monday theres a boot sale in my town but i never find F all .
Still going because you never know :D

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Re: Hunting in the wild

Postby TK-7785 » Fri Mar 30, 2018 10:27 am

Taffius wrote:Who is out hunting the wild today? :D


The Mrs and I are gonna see what car boots are on this weekend and check them out. Always good to find vintage in the wild, no matter how common or average the condition.

Last year's sales afforded me a snowspeeder is good nick, minus the cannons for £5, 12" Vader with cape, a bunch of vintage comic annuals and storybooks of the films plus a handful of beater figures. It's getting less and less common finding vintage but there will always be one more house clearance that yields a pop-up R2 or a boxed Imperial Shuttle. Gotta keep hunting. :wink:

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Re: Hunting in the wild

Postby StarWarsFan » Fri Mar 30, 2018 10:48 am

Sunday and Monday on the hunt :D


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