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gbowen24 Sep 2020 7:22 a.m. PST

I have just built a Victrix Roman army and am looking for metal pike armed figures with a good size match. Victrix are one of the larger 28mm height ranges. They do Successor pike but I am not keen on the idea of long thin plastic pikes. A metal open handed range would be nice that will not be dwarfed by Victrix. In other periods I have seen Crusader who might be on the small side and Newline who need a bit of cleaning up to make good.

walkabout Supporting Member of TMP24 Sep 2020 7:54 a.m. PST

Old Glory 25's has 30 steel shaft pikes with separate cast tips, PSJ-01. Don't know how long they are, maybe someone can tell you how long they are?

Ran The Cid24 Sep 2020 8:18 a.m. PST

Have you looked at Aventine? They match up well with Victrix.

JeffGrein Supporting Member of TMP24 Sep 2020 8:20 a.m. PST

Do you want painted or unpainted? I have some Foundry but they are not on the large side.

JeffGrein Supporting Member of TMP24 Sep 2020 8:21 a.m. PST

Aventine are a good match.

altfritz24 Sep 2020 11:09 a.m. PST

100mm metal pikes I have seen before, but not longer. Does North Star or Perry Bros not have them?

Huscarle Supporting Member of TMP24 Sep 2020 12:11 p.m. PST

Another vote for Aventine

JeffGrein Supporting Member of TMP24 Sep 2020 12:19 p.m. PST

I think he is looking for the guy to wield the pike not the pike itself. The title is a bit misleading.

Legionarius24 Sep 2020 12:52 p.m. PST

The old Vendel Greek line is very nice and very hefty. I'm not sure if it is in production under some other name today.

gbowen25 Sep 2020 1:06 a.m. PST

Thanks, I am now leaning towards Aventine

JJartist28 Sep 2020 4:31 p.m. PST

Here is a line up of available options:


wmyers28 Sep 2020 9:56 p.m. PST

So you built a plastic army and are now looking for metal.

Sounds familiar.

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