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coryfromMissoula02 Jan 2013 5:53 p.m. PST

Does anyone make a 25/28mm coyote?

Not a wolf or dog, but an actual coyote, the mangier the better.

bsrlee03 Jan 2013 6:17 a.m. PST

In 28mm you can tell the difference? I would have used a 'German Shepherd' dog model, most models that I have seen tend to look pretty mangy, just trim & bend the tail, file off the collar if there is one present.

coryfromMissoula03 Jan 2013 8:19 a.m. PST

I've spent a life time dealing with real coyotes so my level of noticing is probably a might bit higher than for most folks.

lclapp03 Jan 2013 9:59 a.m. PST


I know some of the people you hang out with… yes, on the mangy end….

Lucius03 Jan 2013 1:33 p.m. PST

Any model sold as a German Shepherd that can be converted into a coyote, probably didn't look much like a German Shepherd to start with . . .

Personal logo Stronty Girl Supporting Member of TMP Fezian Inactive Member04 Jan 2013 12:24 p.m. PST

Would the 28mm jackals from Crocodile Games be a good enough match? Here's one: link

2nd one: link
3rd one: link

The muzzle may not be quite pointy enough for a coyote. But then in a couple it isn't quite pointy enough for a jackal either. grin

coryfromMissoula04 Jan 2013 3:44 p.m. PST

Stronty Girl, thanks for the heads up on those, but I'll probably go with something longer in the body.

It's hard as we are used to 28mm distortions of the human shape for aesthetic and molding reasons, but when it comes to animals those same issues can be big red flags.

Darkoath Inactive Member07 Jan 2013 11:01 a.m. PST

I know someone did make them… either Foundry or the old HLBS miniatures… I think North Star sells those now.

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