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Black Cavalier27 Sep 2017 9:25 p.m. PST

I'm trying to find dead chickens, in a position as if they were being hung from their feet.

Thanks for the help

coryfromMissoula27 Sep 2017 9:28 p.m. PST

I think the old GW Brettonian archers box had one.

Hafen von Schlockenberg Inactive Member27 Sep 2017 9:58 p.m. PST

I'm afraid to ask about the scenario.

Personal logo Cacique Caribe Supporting Member of TMP27 Sep 2017 10:29 p.m. PST

Maybe these could pass as chickens that were treated with lots of growth hormone:

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Dan

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Gone Fishing28 Sep 2017 7:46 a.m. PST

This has to be one of the more unusual requests I've come across on TMP.

(Hope you find them, by the way!)

Oberlindes Sol LIC28 Sep 2017 9:22 a.m. PST

At least the scenario only calls for dead chickens. In China, I've seen other dead animals hung by their feet and offered for sale.

Black Cavalier28 Sep 2017 11:51 a.m. PST

Thanks. The "scenario" is a figure conversion. I bought the Reaper bones dwarf pirate that's holding the pistol.

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But I later realized the original metal figure was a butcher holding a chicken.

I'd like to convert the Bones version into the metal version. A fried does make the good point that it might be easier just to buy the metal version, but I like setting myself difficult tasks.

Gone Fishing28 Sep 2017 12:34 p.m. PST

I should think it wouldn't be too hard to sculpt. And I say this as an absolute lummox in that area.

Personal logo Zeelow Supporting Member of TMP28 Sep 2017 2:32 p.m. PST

Determine what size of model railroad plastic figure equates to 28mm. Buy the chickens; cut off the bases; soften the figures in warm water; and flatten, etc. The chicken now = dead chicky.

Personal logo Jeff Ewing Supporting Member of TMP28 Sep 2017 4:39 p.m. PST

I think Mirliton may have what you need: link

I myself think you should try your hand at sculpting the chicken.

abelp0128 Sep 2017 6:06 p.m. PST

Now all you need is a 28mm figure of Svengoolie & you're set!

Personal logo Cacique Caribe Supporting Member of TMP28 Sep 2017 7:52 p.m. PST

Jeff is right:

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Dan

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