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tbeard199927 Nov 2017 1:51 p.m. PST

I've just posted a tutorial to quickly paint the Matchbox Stryker MGS toy and make it into a respectable 25mm (?) model.

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Golgoloth27 Nov 2017 4:52 p.m. PST

I'd say that looks a bit more than merely "respectable" …

Very nice job!

I've not seen the vehicle in any of the discount or toy stores here. It's not a Hotwheels, is it?

Must Contain Minis27 Nov 2017 7:51 p.m. PST

That is nice!!! Have you looked into the upcoming game Gaslands yet? Lots of use for Matchbox cars there. :)

emckinney28 Nov 2017 12:19 a.m. PST

1:64 scale, apparently, so, yeah, right around 25mm true (to the eyes, not top of head).

Oberlindes Sol LIC28 Nov 2017 9:17 a.m. PST

Great job

Golgoloth28 Nov 2017 2:13 p.m. PST

Founjd one on ebay … Matcbox "Real Working Rigs"

£25.00 GBP!?!?!?!?!

Yeah … pass

tbeard199928 Nov 2017 2:20 p.m. PST

Eeek…I think I paid $7 USD or so a couple of years ago.

Golgoloth28 Nov 2017 5:53 p.m. PST

See? YOU are why I hate Texans! :-)

tbeard199928 Nov 2017 8:15 p.m. PST

Well, if I'd known they were gonna go up in price so much, I'd have bought more. Of course, I don't currently do any modern or sci-fi wargaming in 25/28mm…

williamb21 Dec 2017 11:49 a.m. PST

$22 USD to $79 USD on Amazon USA
$11 USD to $50 USD on ebay

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