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alan in canberra24 May 2013 2:34 a.m. PST

Anyone know who might make these in 28mm ? Other than Eureks which already forms the base of the tribe. Also interested in any sleds and moose, polar bears etc.

Regards Alan

No Name24 May 2013 2:50 a.m. PST

Have you tried Copplestone?


The Gray Ghost24 May 2013 3:19 a.m. PST

Sgt Majors Miniatures in His Pulp line

Lee Brilleaux Fezian24 May 2013 3:34 a.m. PST

Good choices.

You know that 'Inuit' is essentially the same thing as 'Eskimo', right?

The second one is increasingly vanishing as being – possibly – pejorative (in the way that indigenous peoples get named by Europeans asking their enemies what they are called). It might have something to do with an Algoquin term for those who eat raw meat. Probably "Those scabby bandy-legged SOBs in the fur anoraks who eat raw meat", because that's how these things occur.

However, Wikipedia says that 'Eskimo' covers both the Inuit and their Alaskan/Siberian cousins, the Yupik.

Who makes Siberian Yupik? In what scale?

Huscarle24 May 2013 3:34 a.m. PST

Perhaps Bob Murch's Pulp Figures? link

Colonel Marbles for various bears, etc

North Star

advocate24 May 2013 4:01 a.m. PST

Bears Den Miniatures used to do them; they are sadly out of production now.

miniatureMOJO24 May 2013 9:06 a.m. PST

I cast up our sledge this week and it should be in the store (along with a bunch of other stuff) by the early next week. :-)

See group of items numbered 5 on the workbench page


alan in canberra24 May 2013 5:45 p.m. PST

Thanks everyone…spoilt for choioice now. Regards Alan

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP22 Jan 2020 11:36 a.m. PST

This looks good…!




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