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Hal Thinglum Supporting Member of TMP20 Jan 2021 7:06 a.m. PST

Does anyone know about obtaining either of these old figure lines from Falcon. I have been trying for several years to do so and have been unsuccessful.

I would also be interested in anyone has any to sell. Thank you.

Hal Thinglum

Hal Thinglum Supporting Member of TMP20 Jan 2021 7:09 a.m. PST

Also need Frontier listings for 25mm SYW lines. Thanks. Hal

ashauace6970 Supporting Member of TMP20 Jan 2021 9:04 a.m. PST

The original owner past away a while back

The new owner hasn't done much

John the OFM20 Jan 2021 9:05 a.m. PST

Good luck, Hal.
The age of "true 25mm" is long gone.
There's no money to be made bringing these ranges back into production.
Now, it's 28mm+.
All the old classic ranges had single poses. Today, all the current ranges have multiple poses. Classic example would be Queen's Rangers Hussars. There were MAYBE 20 men in the war. Perry has 6 poses. I have them, by the way. grin

Far too many of these ranges still have the molds, but the owners/heirs refused to sell them to someone willing to produce because "someone" told them they were "worth more than that!" So they sit, not making anyone any money at all.
Some molds were just thrown out.
Some have legal barriers to their being put into production.
Yes. That's all rumor. But I believe it.
Some have new owners who charge extortionate prices. That unfortunately is not a rumor.
I moved on.

jurgenation Supporting Member of TMP20 Jan 2021 3:43 p.m. PST

caliver books,go to Miniature figurines ,,then go go 28mm,,then goto Matchlock..and then go to Boxer rebellion 25mm and Voila..did you get all that..?LOL.

epturner20 Jan 2021 5:21 p.m. PST

Keith who has the moulds has talked a lot about bringing things back. But he's in the medical research field and the father of a bunch of kids. Well, I suppose pre-teens, now.

Had a chance to speak with him and Frank at Historicon in 2019 and they're still trying to sort out what they want to do…


jurgenation Supporting Member of TMP20 Jan 2021 5:23 p.m. PST

epturner ..they are still available .under Matchlock miniatures.

John the OFM20 Jan 2021 6:00 p.m. PST

Watch out.
There are 2 Falcon Miniatures. One in Britain and one in the USA.
I'm pretty sure Hal is asking about the American one, and that Eric answered.

Hal Thinglum Supporting Member of TMP20 Jan 2021 6:03 p.m. PST

I made an error in my second posting. Instead of needing lists and 25mm SYW from Frontier, I meant 25mm SYW Falcon. Thanks. Hal

jurgenation Supporting Member of TMP21 Jan 2021 4:14 a.m. PST

the falcon figures under Matchlock ,are the same I bought in the 80;s from Massachusetts.Just take alook..

epturner21 Jan 2021 2:59 p.m. PST

I don't think Matchlock has the entire line. I'll take a look, though.


FusilierDan Supporting Member of TMP21 Jan 2021 5:36 p.m. PST


AICUSV23 Jan 2021 11:16 p.m. PST

Is this what you're looking for?

Hal Thinglum Supporting Member of TMP18 Jan 2023 12:28 p.m. PST

Sir – I hope you see this. I just saw your picture for what I think is the first time. Yes, these are Falcon. Can you contact me? Thanks – Hal

greenknight4 Sponsoring Member of TMP31 May 2023 4:57 a.m. PST


JIm Parcella was the original owner. Keith Astrofski (sp) has all the molds now.

Loved his miniatures back then. Maybe a WTB here on the for sale section?

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