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Wolfshanza04 Jun 2018 11:03 p.m. PST

Prolly old news but Armies in Plastic are practically giving away their camel sets. 3 buckaroos a set. Sale is thru 6/15 Inquiring minds wanna know :)

skipper John Supporting Member of TMP05 Jun 2018 4:51 a.m. PST

That's 3 buckaroos for 4 (YES 4!) camels. 54mm.

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79thPA Supporting Member of TMP05 Jun 2018 5:55 a.m. PST

They have been on sale for a number of months. I came up with a $300 USD order, then stopped myself. It is an amazing price.

Personal logo The Virtual Armchair General Sponsoring Member of TMP05 Jun 2018 11:02 a.m. PST

I must be out of my cotton-pickin' mind.

Upon seeing this post, I followed to AIP and bought a full 20 man British Camel Corps unit, with 20 matching foot, a camel mounted Screw Gun and crew, and four supply camels for some $37.00 USD.

Gawd Noes when I'll ever get to painting these, much less fielding them against a shelf load of Ansar and Jihadiya, but these prices are absolutely as crazy as I am!

Slap me, someone! Slap me!

TVAG

advocate05 Jun 2018 11:03 a.m. PST

That's an awful lot of camels, 79th.

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP05 Jun 2018 2:24 p.m. PST

It was camels, infantry, guns and camels.

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP05 Jun 2018 2:25 p.m. PST

Thats the spirit, TVAG.

Sevastopol05 Jun 2018 3:12 p.m. PST

I have a bunch of camels from AIP already and I'm really tempted to get more at that price.

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP05 Jun 2018 5:05 p.m. PST

It's almost a crime not to.

Major B05 Jun 2018 5:32 p.m. PST

I bought more…. I now have far more figures than I will ever need (paint?). But they are really nice and service from AIP is excellent. They have Egyptian, British, and Naval Brigade.

Wolfshanza05 Jun 2018 10:55 p.m. PST

Yep, jumped in for ten more sets beside what ah already had <sigh> Have a feeling that when they finally empty the warehouse and begin production here, the pricing won't be so liberal ?

Nick Stern Supporting Member of TMP08 Jun 2018 9:27 a.m. PST

Wolfshanza, thanks for the intel. I bought several of the sets with the pack camels. They are really nice and can be used for the FFL, Afghanistan and the Indian Mutiny too.

Sevastopol14 Jun 2018 9:35 a.m. PST

Bought more. Price is too good to pass up!

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP15 Jun 2018 5:41 a.m. PST

I ordered 32 boxes of camels yesterday. Oh, what have I done?

Sevastopol15 Jun 2018 7:39 p.m. PST

Whoa.

Sevastopol16 Jun 2018 8:08 a.m. PST

Don't shoot the messenger – sale has been extended to June 30th.

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