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StarCruiser16 Dec 2018 9:42 p.m. PST

It's been nearly a full year since the Langton's updated their site.

Anyone know if they are okay?

I know Rod's not exactly a "spring chicken" but, I hope they are doing well, especially at this time of year.

HG Walls17 Dec 2018 8:37 a.m. PST

Hmm, I ordered twice from them this past summer and was very pleased with their service and product.

Personal logo Virtualscratchbuilder Supporting Member of TMP Fezian17 Dec 2018 12:58 p.m. PST

About two years ago I heard a rumor of a rumor he was working on a new line of ships. I have always hoped we would wake up one day to an announcement of a whole line of 1/1200 galleons.

StarCruiser17 Dec 2018 4:52 p.m. PST

A "Armada" era line makes sense – since they already have some ships that would mix well with that…

Yellow Admiral17 Dec 2018 5:37 p.m. PST

I agree a Langton Armada series would be really nice, but until Rod gets around to that, I find the Valiant Spanish Main ships to be very compatible with Langton Renaissance ships. A few of Langton's own ADW range will also fit into previous periods.

I would actually prefer Langton galleon-era vessels in 1/600 scale. He makes nice stuff, and that period needs some nice nice stuff in a scale that's large enough to hold onto. Typical 16th C. vessels tended to be small, and many are just tiny on the table in 1/1200 scale.

- Ix

Stew art Supporting Member of TMP17 Dec 2018 8:31 p.m. PST

I just discovered Langton ships this last year, and I love the miniatures!
So I hope they will be around for awhile yet so I can grow my collection.

SgtPrylo19 Dec 2018 6:38 a.m. PST

I talk to Carol at least every two weeks as I restock. They are ok.

StarCruiser19 Dec 2018 8:51 a.m. PST

That's what I was concerned about! Thanks!

N Drury27 Feb 2019 9:27 a.m. PST

Does anyone in the UK stock the Valiant range?

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