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Personal logo 28mm Fanatik Supporting Member of TMP18 Apr 2019 7:15 a.m. PST

Ho-hum. I've seen much better.

Fred Cartwright18 Apr 2019 7:41 a.m. PST

And not cheap either. The Rubicon 1/56 Tiger I is £5.00 GBP cheaper for what I would suggest is a far superior model. The Rubicon does need more work to put it together, but it is not particularly onerous and with the options you can produce whatever version you like from the box.

nnascati Supporting Member of TMP18 Apr 2019 7:58 a.m. PST

First from Butler in awhile I think.

Puster Supporting Member of TMP18 Apr 2019 1:55 p.m. PST

To be fair, the picture almost certainly does not show the 1:56 version.

Vigilant19 Apr 2019 11:09 a.m. PST

Having just seen some 1:56 scale Butlers models in the flesh I would imagine it is just as bad as people fear. Definitely not worth £5.00 GBP more than a Rubicon kit.

Personal logo 28mm Fanatik Supporting Member of TMP19 Apr 2019 3:21 p.m. PST

Hope you didn't buy them, Vigilant.

Vigilant20 Apr 2019 5:18 a.m. PST

No. A friend chanced his luck on 3 items not made by anyone else. A couple of vehicles and a gun. I'll stick to plastic and resin for the foreseeable future.

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