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by humby248
15 Jul 2010 20:44
Forum: GI Joe - Collector's Club
Topic: Joecon Exclusives now at Yojoe!
Replies: 24
Views: 20389

Re: Joecon Exclusives now at Yojoe!

"Say what I think about the cheap looking convention toys" I did'nt Eddie. I really went into rant mode. I feel slightly vindicated now. I never wanted to annoy any of the members on here but on the other hand I was not going to either remain silent or be nice to Joe con after they produced their p...
by humby248
14 Jul 2010 18:24
Forum: GI Joe - Collector's Club
Topic: Joecon Exclusives now at Yojoe!
Replies: 24
Views: 20389

Re: Joecon Exclusives now at Yojoe!

Sorry I know I've said this before but I can't see the point in another :zforce: bike. Z force already have a motorbike so what is the need for this one? Reminds me of the bike and sidecar from "On the buses"! "ARFUR! They've painted our motorbike and sidecar green!" :lol: Also the :zforce: logo's a...
by humby248
24 Jun 2010 10:51
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: Pimp my SAS Panther
Replies: 16
Views: 6611

Re: Pimp my SAS Panther

Bloody Hell! That is overdone! Personally mate I would restore it to original state and if salveagable keep the Cobra stickers for other restorations. A nice complete Panther with Stalker would look cool with your collection or sell it on. Theres plenty of Stingers out so I would'nt see alot of poin...
by humby248
10 Jun 2010 00:04
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: Best way to touch up the paint on a figure?
Replies: 17
Views: 4531

Re: Best way to touch up the paint on a figure?

Thanks TKW you reminded me that I had to get one. I used to use that method when I was in Cyprus so I just ordered one off ebay. Definetley cheaper than the paint stirrers from Hobbycraft which are exactly the same as the Cappucino stirrer but about 3 times the price!
by humby248
09 Jun 2010 22:46
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: Best way to touch up the paint on a figure?
Replies: 17
Views: 4531

Re: Best way to touch up the paint on a figure?

I find occasionally that on the softer plastic (series 1 & 2) the humbrol can stay slightly tacky. This maybe me not stirring it sufficiently but the satincote usually takes care of this. However I think I am going to invest in one of the little electric stirrers. I was very impressed by the smooth ...
by humby248
09 Jun 2010 19:20
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: Best way to touch up the paint on a figure?
Replies: 17
Views: 4531

Re: Best way to touch up the paint on a figure?

I found Humbrol black satin a very good match and find enamel paints harder wearing than acrylics. However I would say stir the paint fully and applying a coat of ndercaot and humbrol satincote will seal them.
by humby248
07 Jun 2010 18:42
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: AF - The Pringles of action figures
Replies: 23
Views: 7132

Re: AF - The Pringles of action figures

Welcome. Palitoy figures very often come up for trade. Check out this site link below for some. I think you will be impressed with the shipping and the guy that runs it is a member on here.
http://www.action-figure-supplies.co.uk ... parentid=2
by humby248
31 May 2010 20:11
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: 1992 convention Figures. Blades,Moondancer, Stalker, Quarrel
Replies: 34
Views: 17495

Re: 1992 convention Figures. Blades,Moondancer, Stalker, Qua

"bit of an insult some of those weapons, especially that salmon coloured thing Blades has.
its as if they found some old bits lying around and just said sod it they'll do for a sale"
Umm, history repeating itself now then!