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Minis is my Waterloo Supporting Member of TMP17 Jun 2017 2:27 p.m. PST

We're all thinkin' it…so whatcha bringin to the flea? I'm going to be having a reality check…too many boxes of figs sitting in the game room closet. I'll be bringing painted armies…a beautiful 28mm Classical Indian army that I couldn't afford when I bought it, 15mm Seljuk Turks, probably some Crusaders to go with them, may have to part with my 15mm SYW Prussians and French, some 1970s and 80s Soviet, US and Brit microarmor, Russian Napoleonic era 1/1200 sailing ships, AQoTMF stuff, a few board games, 15mm painted Confederate infantry, sealed Dreadfleet game, 15mm WW2 Brit tanks and stuff…just for starters.

Looking to buy…anything shiny that I don't already have…of course. Painted 10mm Union and Confederates would be nice, then I could sell my 15mm Union stuff too.

How about you?

Minis is my Waterloo Supporting Member of TMP17 Jun 2017 2:29 p.m. PST

As I'm getting used to my new touch-screen laptop…very sensitive to the touch, hence the double message/double message!

wakenney17 Jun 2017 3:48 p.m. PST

AQoTMF, ehh? Anything in particular?

For me, I'm bring two children looking to buy Saga warbands!

Jeigheff Supporting Member of TMP17 Jun 2017 3:52 p.m. PST

If I could make it, I'd bring myself and cash!

Minis is my Waterloo Supporting Member of TMP17 Jun 2017 4:20 p.m. PST

I've got two of the starter sets of Martian Front stuff, plus extra tanks, some extra infantry packs…not sure off the top of my head. I can take a look tonight and post it later. Yeah, it's great having kids…I used mine as an excuse to jump into Congo! with both feet…lol! Wink wink, nudge nudge.

Jeff, too bad you can't make it! It'd be great to see you, after the various horse-trading we've done!

Hafen von Schlockenberg Supporting Member of TMP17 Jun 2017 5:28 p.m. PST

Words,words,words. In other words, books.

I'll never live long enough to read them all,so time to face reality. Mostly history,maybe some military SF. That may have to wait for Sunday.

dBerczerk17 Jun 2017 5:37 p.m. PST

I'll be looking for HaT Industries 1/32nd plastic Seven Years War infantry for games using the rules by "All The King's Men."

JeffGrein Supporting Member of TMP17 Jun 2017 5:59 p.m. PST

Looking for:

HaT 1/32 Punic war range – Painted anything or unpainted elephants and cavalry
Aventine 28mm Successors – Painted or unpainted
10mm Old Glory ECW – Painted or unpainted

Bringing:
Painted and unpainted Adler 6mm ACW
Unpainted GW Lord of the Rings
Painted 25mm Ral Partha Zulus
Painted 30mm Thunderbolt Mountain Wood Elves (by Tom Meier)
Unpainted FoW – cheap!!

TSD10117 Jun 2017 11:27 p.m. PST

Might bring some 15mm WW2 painted American infantry, German infantry, and Soviet tanks, lots of t-34 76s and some KV-1s. Maybe some odds and ends too. The tanks and American infantry are painted nicely, German infantry are a table top quality.

Would be Sunday only though. I don't see the value in paying $20 USD to sell stuff that would take up 1/5th a table.

Jeigheff Supporting Member of TMP18 Jun 2017 6:46 a.m. PST

Thanks, Rob! It would be great to meet you and other TMP people.

Jeff

Hafen von Schlockenberg Supporting Member of TMP18 Jun 2017 7:47 a.m. PST

It's $25 USD now.

Simcoe 200018 Jun 2017 7:48 a.m. PST

Bringing some Solido and Corgi WWII tanks, as well as some 2ist Century stuff. A couple of PSc 20mm sets, Old Glory 25mm rev war, and MANY books.

dBerczerk18 Jun 2017 11:46 a.m. PST

Simcoe 2000 -- when / which day will your flea market table be operating?

I'd like to hear more about your Old Glory 25mm rev war and 21st Century stuff.

Simcoe 200018 Jun 2017 12:57 p.m. PST

Hopefully I will be there Friday AM and Sat AM.
Any specific needs?

TSD10118 Jun 2017 3:54 p.m. PST

Unpainted FoW cheap!!

Germans/Americans?

JeffGrein Supporting Member of TMP18 Jun 2017 4:25 p.m. PST

TSD101-
Germans and British mainly

Steve211219 Jun 2017 11:38 a.m. PST

i am looking for 10mm punic war stuff. Let me know if anyone is bringing as i have some cash to burn through

dBerczerk20 Jun 2017 6:13 a.m. PST

Simcoe 2000 -- I am looking for Old Glory 25mm French for the AWI.

Simcoe 200020 Jun 2017 11:11 a.m. PST

dBercerk, I will have one pack of Lauzun's Legion cav,. The rest is either crown or "rebel" infantry.

dBerczerk21 Jun 2017 8:54 a.m. PST

Simcoe 2000 -- thank you for the feedback. I'll look for your table during the Friday AM session.

JeffGrein Supporting Member of TMP21 Jun 2017 2:23 p.m. PST

An update to what I am bringing:

Painted and Unpainted Ral Partha Colonials – A little bit of everything. They will be cheap as well!

foxfoxfox Inactive Member21 Jun 2017 3:53 p.m. PST

Well I think only a fool would not take this opportunity to link info on his Gigantic Historicon Flea Market Blowout….

TMP link

I have to remember to secure a U-haul trailer tomorrow.

See you all in a couple of weeks

Jim Fox

jpipes Inactive Member12 Jul 2017 5:38 p.m. PST

Little late to this party but what the heck.

I am bringing the following goodies to sell. I made some hard decisions this year to cull some periods so some good stuff here.

-28mm French Wars of Religion, large and pro painted incl tons of cav
-28mm Pony Wars, large and well painted
-28mm Congo/pulp temple complex
-28mm African natives, Amazonians & tons of gorilla + kong, well painted
-28mm WW2 Russians, well painted
-28mm W40k Imperial army, custom built and pro painted
-two Titans, extremely well painted
-lots of W40k Orc stuff all painted
-28mm zombies, painted
-28mm sci-fi figures
-28mm Wargammer Bretonia lot, painted
-lots of GW bits
-large numbers of well painted individual figs from a wide range of periods including Napoleonic, War of Austrian Succession, ACW, AWI, and many other periods.
-a dozen trays of unpainted figs, mainly 25/28mm, mainly Foundry, some very old, many different periods
-15mm War of 1812/Waterloo British, painted
-15mm ACW Union and Confederate, painted
-a large number of WW2 and Cold War airplane books
-many Osprey books
-box of good military history
-assorted rules
-stack of innthe shrink Geo-Hex terrain
-2 custom Gettysburg terrain pieces, Little Round Top and Devils Den
-handful of wargames

jpipes Inactive Member12 Jul 2017 6:23 p.m. PST

Books…. the books I mentioned above. I'm bringing close to 100 books on WW2 and Cold War aviation and air combat subjects. Most books are $5 USD or less.

Ember52 Supporting Member of TMP12 Jul 2017 8:14 p.m. PST

A few Osprey titles, misc. rulebooks and supplements various painted 40k figures (CSM's, Eldar,and some others), a few painted and unpainted AB Napoleonics….that's about it.

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