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"Looking for Civilians 1670-1710" Topic

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Adamc1776 Inactive Member16 Sep 2016 5:57 a.m. PST

I'm looking for civilians that would look right for civilians of this time frame. Preferably civilians that are ready to fight/riot. Any suggestions?

John Armatys16 Sep 2016 6:23 a.m. PST

What scale?

TNE230016 Sep 2016 6:31 a.m. PST
rustymusket Supporting Member of TMP16 Sep 2016 6:46 a.m. PST

Also, might check the Conquest line though they are F&I, and Foundry has some highwayman figs that may fit.

Adamc1776 Inactive Member16 Sep 2016 7:08 a.m. PST

Sorry looking for 25mm

War In 15MM16 Sep 2016 8:35 a.m. PST

Foundry (lots of civilians in their different lines/I've probably got 10 different packs of Foundry civilians from that time range), Perry (AWI), Redoubt (FIW), and Old Glory (Pirates has a governor's scene)

Personal logo Flashman14 Supporting Member of TMP16 Sep 2016 10:46 a.m. PST

And Old Glory's ECW range has: link


Warlord too:

mashrewba Inactive Member16 Sep 2016 12:31 p.m. PST

Yesterday I'm in my local Post Office shipping two boxes to Canada.

I had filled out one of the new customs forms for each box (PS 2976-R ).

This form replaces the two previous forms and is to be used for all shipments requiring a customs declaration.

The new form is large (8.25" x 6.50" ), multi-part and requires a clear plastic sleeve to be attached to the sender's package.

A bar code is attached to the package with a copy of same affixed to the sender's copy.

During the conversation while the clerk was typing I commented on the large size of the form and asked how she would handle small packages / boxes.

She stated, "I would tell the customer to return with the item repackaged in a larger package / box."

At first, I thought she was kidding but quickly realized she was serious.

I asked why, then, had USPS done away with the small green customs form which could easily be affixed to small packages and boxes?

She said it was for standardization.

So, I said, having to use a larger package or box to suit the new form could raise the price of shipping for the sender.

She replied, "That's the customers problem."

At that point I stopped talking to her and left with my receipt.

mashrewba Inactive Member16 Sep 2016 12:37 p.m. PST

Wow -the bug -posted a load of useful stuff about three ranges of 25mm civilians ans rebels for the time frame and the above wasn't posted by me -I can't be bothered to do it all again -maybe tomorrow
This site is well Bleeped texted up.

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