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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby itfciain » Fri Nov 27, 2015 4:45 pm

lejackal wrote:http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/vintage-star-wars-figure-Reproduction-/252178599632?hash=item3ab7040ed0:g:JwUAAOSweuxWT1tO

This is new to me, completely fake Stormtrooper, not just the blaster!


Poontrooper - least the seller is being honest - and the fact that it doesn't have a bid reflects that - but if it sneeks into a 'childhood collection' then no one will be able to tell the difference unless there is a close up picture (and even then it is tough)
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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby indianawars » Fri Nov 27, 2015 4:55 pm

lejackal wrote:http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/vintage-star-wars-figure-Reproduction-/252178599632?hash=item3ab7040ed0:g:JwUAAOSweuxWT1tO

This is new to me, completely fake Stormtrooper, not just the blaster!


Bloody hell, these fakes are getting good :(

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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby lejackal » Fri Nov 27, 2015 5:39 pm

Are they just 3d printing them? Or making molds from original figures?

Either way as you both said you could easily accept this as genuine, certainly from just a photo!

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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby itfciain » Fri Nov 27, 2015 5:41 pm

"I'll probably be broke and homeless but I'll have a hell of a collection!"

For all your display requirements - viewtopic.php?f=4&t=26287

And for vintage goodness - http://stores.ebay.co.uk/iainitfc/_i.html?_sop=3&rt=nc

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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby lejackal » Fri Nov 27, 2015 5:47 pm

itfciain wrote:http://www.starwarsforum.co.uk/viewtopic.php?t=15562

Thanks Iain

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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby MarkG » Thu Dec 10, 2015 4:45 pm

Is there nothing this prick won't replicate?!?

http://ebay.co.uk/itm/look-Reproduction ... nav=SEARCH

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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby itfciain » Thu Dec 10, 2015 5:01 pm

MarkG wrote:Is there nothing this prick won't replicate?!?

http://ebay.co.uk/itm/look-Reproduction ... nav=SEARCH

:evil:


The only positive is that looks really shit - not his normal looks shit but REALLY shit - who in their right mind would pay that when you can probably but the original for not much more

God i hope Disney close that fecker down
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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby lejackal » Wed Dec 16, 2015 7:03 pm

I'm fully prepared to be told I'm wrong but this doesn't look right to me, the bubble seems too big for a 12 back.

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Star-Wars-A-New-Hope-Obi-Wan-Kenobi-Ben-carded-action-figure-Kenner-issue-/371510126324?hash=item567fbaa6f4:g:iLwAAOSwNyFWcZwl

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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby itfciain » Wed Dec 16, 2015 7:08 pm

Yep, that is the fake king of fake city - what a load of crap - seller know it too as he is very clever with his wording
"I'll probably be broke and homeless but I'll have a hell of a collection!"

For all your display requirements - viewtopic.php?f=4&t=26287

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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby sparkysx » Wed Dec 16, 2015 7:11 pm

Its like they didn't even try with that obi wan

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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby lejackal » Wed Dec 16, 2015 7:12 pm

At least it shows I must be learning something on here, 6-12 months ago I may well have fallen for that.

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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby sparkysx » Wed Dec 16, 2015 7:40 pm

The first thing tht stands out to me on that obi wan is the double sided sellotape, obvious joins, blurry picture, bubble size, the hanger looks wrong, it's just a really bad one, but tbh I haven't seen a good one yet.


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Re: Watch out! Post Fakes, Repros, Customs selling on ebay here

Postby lejackal » Thu Feb 11, 2016 12:42 am

He says "recards" I would call fakes, obviously will remove the link if someone says otherwise but from the far too consistent punch holes, wrong bubbles, footers, fonts and spacing I think I'm right

http://www.ebay.co.uk/sch/m.html?_odkw=&_ssn=moviepropwarehouse-com&hash=item1eab5ad476%3Ag%3AB2QAAOSwx-9WufKi&item=131723875446&_osacat=0&_from=R40&_trksid=m570.l1313&_nkw=star+wars&_sacat=0


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