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robert piepenbrink Supporting Member of TMP27 Sep 2017 6:29 a.m. PST

OK guys, this is probably a permanent fix to a temporary problem, but I could use some advice.
The cataracts are getting worse, and the color vision is far enough gone that I'm having a hard time with dark coat colors in 28mm. Well, next week I'll bring the 54mm Napoleonics in out of the garage. That's why I bought them, after all.
But they're my fallback army, and I have nothing beyond them. Does anyone know where I might find proper horse & musket toy soldiers--not ancients, and not moderns in subdued colors--bigger than 54mm without going to 1/6 scale? Think Blasthoff Bridge, more or less--a mixed force of something under 100 a side.
Just a precaution in case the cataracts surgery doesn't go as well as it almost surely will. But my 6" army men were moderns, and they've been gone a long time.

nnascati Supporting Member of TMP27 Sep 2017 7:25 a.m. PST

Elastolin makes or used to make 70mm SYW Prussians, but as I recall, only foot. There are also models from Cherila is 60-65mm of the Jacobite Rebellion.

Nick Stern Supporting Member of TMP27 Sep 2017 8:26 a.m. PST

Marx 60mm ARW from ATS?
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Bunkermeister Supporting Member of TMP27 Sep 2017 11:42 a.m. PST

auction

https://victorybuy.com

toysoldierhq.com

These three places sell lots of 60mm 54mm size figures from many eras, but also some larger figures. Toy Soldier HQ has a great listing of nearly everything ever sold in that size. I have purchased from all three and they are good venders to buy from.

Mike Bunkermeister Creek
https://bunkermeister.blogspot.com

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