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Botch B16 Dec 2015 7:39 a.m. PST

WIP photos of the first three figures using Lord of the Rings plastic figures as the basis for pirate adventurers inspired by Assassin's Creed and POTC…

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cloudcaptain16 Dec 2015 10:29 a.m. PST

Very cool! I dig the pistol brace.

dBerczerk16 Dec 2015 5:41 p.m. PST

Very interesting! Lots of nice 54mm equipment (pistols, swords, etc.) in white metal -- who makes them?

Botch B21 Dec 2015 9:22 a.m. PST

The bits are items acquired over the years. We do have some which were made for us or are no longer in commercial production on a couple of wheels with Peter Pig, which we get Martin to run off now and again. Such items are becoming harder and harder to find since the demise of Hinchcliffe and Maros.

I have started experimenting with using a Bluestuff (reusable) silicone mould and epoxy putty 'casting' and it is working well for items where one side can be hidden. Next is to try a 'full' mould…

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