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by Clawrence
Mon Jan 04, 2021 2:41 pm
Forum: Vintage Collecting Chat
Topic: Wow - this is shocking.
Replies: 36
Views: 1707

Re: Wow - this is shocking.

I only collect genuine and have no Repro accessories in my collection, that’s my choice. I have no problem with easily identified Repro i.e sinking in water etc. But the problem is that Repro manufacturing has become more sophisticated over the years. Fakes are not only imitating the looks of their ...
by Clawrence
Mon Jan 04, 2021 12:38 pm
Forum: Vintage Collecting Chat
Topic: End of 2020 collecting review and goals for 2021
Replies: 27
Views: 981

Re: End of 2020 collecting review and goals for 2021

I've been trying to put together a mint loose run together for 20+ years now, but being on a tight budget has been tricky but I'm slowly getting there. I did better than expected in 2020 and picked up a few of the last 17.... Warok, Amanaman, Imperial Dignitary (no nose rub) and Luke stormtrooper un...
by Clawrence
Thu Dec 31, 2020 4:17 pm
Forum: Vintage Collecting Chat
Topic: Generation Skywalker
Replies: 157
Views: 10404

Re: Generation Skywalker

You too pal, have a good one :D
by Clawrence
Thu Dec 31, 2020 8:37 am
Forum: Vintage Collecting Chat
Topic: Argos Catalogue 1984 - 4 pack
Replies: 18
Views: 1361

Re: Argos Catalogue 1984 - 4 pack

Screenshot 2020-12-30 at 07.51.39.png Just noticed...but Image 2 shows an interesting Ewok. Could it be a prototype? looks a bit like Romba remodelled. Interesting. I could be wrong, but that looks like a Paploo figure wearing a bizarre extra dark brown Wicket hood, holding a Teebo axe. Think you m...
by Clawrence
Wed Dec 30, 2020 7:55 am
Forum: Vintage Collecting Chat
Topic: Argos Catalogue 1984 - 4 pack
Replies: 18
Views: 1361

Re: Argos Catalogue 1984 - 4 pack

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Just noticed...but Image 2 shows an interesting Ewok. Could it be a prototype? looks a bit like Romba remodelled. Interesting.
by Clawrence
Tue Dec 29, 2020 10:46 am
Forum: Vintage Collecting Chat
Topic: Generation Skywalker
Replies: 157
Views: 10404

Re: Generation Skywalker

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by Clawrence
Tue Dec 29, 2020 10:32 am
Forum: Vintage Collecting Chat
Topic: Happy Birthday SWFUK!
Replies: 22
Views: 627

Re: Happy Birthday SWFUK!

Happy 15th Birthday SWFUK, thanks Edd and everyone who contributes to keeping it going...he's to another 15.
by Clawrence
Wed Dec 23, 2020 8:11 am
Forum: Vintage Collecting Chat
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 37
Views: 866

Re: Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas Lars and everyone on the forum, looking at getting back to collecting after a bit of a break roll on 2021 :D
by Clawrence
Mon Dec 14, 2020 3:36 pm
Forum: Vintage Collecting Chat
Topic: Argos Catalogue 1984 - 4 pack
Replies: 18
Views: 1361

Re: Argos Catalogue 1984 - 4 pack

I think these just came taped together , but may be wrong , but seem to have a vague memory of getting a taped together figure lot / present as a kid, could have been Freemans thou as my mum was a rep and think a lot of my sw came from them :) Interesting stuff. So Freemans also sold multipacks. Sc...
by Clawrence
Mon Dec 14, 2020 11:37 am
Forum: Vintage Collecting Chat
Topic: Argos Catalogue 1984 - 4 pack
Replies: 18
Views: 1361

Re: Argos Catalogue 1984 - 4 pack

Ruby2511 wrote:
Thu Dec 10, 2020 11:39 pm
Love the prices!!.......if only we could go back to 1984 👍😁
Me too :D
by Clawrence
Mon Dec 14, 2020 11:36 am
Forum: Vintage Collecting Chat
Topic: Argos Catalogue 1984 - 4 pack
Replies: 18
Views: 1361

Re: Argos Catalogue 1984 - 4 pack

edd_jedi wrote:
Wed Dec 09, 2020 1:24 pm
Also interesting that they got two of the figures wrong in either the description or photo!
Yes, and the blaster looks wrong on the rebel soldier, looks more like a black Pilot Blaster to me? I presume they were all baggies in a white outer box.
by Clawrence
Wed Dec 09, 2020 1:15 pm
Forum: Vintage Collecting Chat
Topic: Argos Catalogue 1984 - 4 pack
Replies: 18
Views: 1361

Argos Catalogue 1984 - 4 pack

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Just out of interest does anyone know how where these packed?
by Clawrence
Fri Mar 06, 2020 2:06 pm
Forum: Most Wanted
Topic: WTB Loose PBP / Circle Foot Chewbacca
Replies: 11
Views: 930

Re: WTB Loose PBP / Circle Foot Chewbacca

Nice, congratulations mate :wink: Thanks mate :D , really like this variant...Is there a particular Bowcaster to look for that goes with him? I am sure that there is, I have to check my PBP POCH book when I get home, because I do not remember it :oops: Cheers bud, then i can look at for one.