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Personal logo ColCampbell Supporting Member of TMP18 Jul 2021 2:38 p.m. PST

After having the four figures I needed to bring the Loyalist York Dragoons up to strength, I finally got the painted this month. These are vintage 25mm Custom Cast one-piece cavalry figures.

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Please visit my blog link to see some more pictures and a brief description of the unit.

Thanks for looking,

Jim

cavcrazy18 Jul 2021 5:09 p.m. PST

Very cool. Custom Cast are great figures.

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP18 Jul 2021 8:11 p.m. PST

Those troopers should have been drawing a pension 30 years ago.

historygamer19 Jul 2021 12:01 p.m. PST

Thanks for sharing. Are the figures still out there somewhere?

Personal logo ColCampbell Supporting Member of TMP19 Jul 2021 12:19 p.m. PST

No, as far as I know Custom Cast figures are only available through the secondary (or maybe even tertiary, market. They are not being cast anymore. That is a shame since they are nicely sculpted figures even though on the "true 25mm" size.

Jim

Personal logo John the OFM Supporting Member of TMP19 Jul 2021 8:25 p.m. PST

Find memories of Custom Cast.

historygamer20 Jul 2021 7:30 a.m. PST

I had some too. Was surprised when I attended an Hcon at the Penn Harris many years ago and a company was there selling the line of figures. I want to say from Kansas. Alas, I traded all mine away. :-(

Personal logo John the OFM Supporting Member of TMP20 Jul 2021 7:04 p.m. PST

Funny thing is that Custom Cast were the only figures that actually fit on "1776" recommended frontage. Nobody else did.

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