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PostSubject: Repro die cast parts    Repro die cast parts  I_icon_minitimeSun Apr 17, 2016 5:02 am

Hello all - thought I should share my repro page on my die cast site with the home of repro comparisons. I just bought a set of repro parts for the die cast ships but there are other makers out there that I've yet to get samples of.

The repros are pretty good but there are tells.

Click on the 'reprodcution' tab in the link

http://www.vintagestarwarsdiecast.co.uk/featured-articles
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PostSubject: Re: Repro die cast parts    Repro die cast parts  I_icon_minitimeSun Apr 17, 2016 7:35 am

Thanks for sharing that with us. It's kind of scary how good some of them look.

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Maybe we can link this on the main site?

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PostSubject: Re: Repro die cast parts    Repro die cast parts  I_icon_minitimeSun Apr 17, 2016 9:04 am

@spoons Nice write up and pics. The resin and plastic parts are scarily close.
Re the 3D parts, hopefully studios like Prometheusrising will continue to mark their repros as 3D becomes more popular.
As Bryan mentions, I can add a link to your write up on imperialgunnery.com if you like?

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PostSubject: Re: Repro die cast parts    Repro die cast parts  I_icon_minitimeSun Apr 17, 2016 9:34 am

That's fine by me artoo and if anything new comes to light I'll keep you posted

Thanks for the praise too Smile

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PostSubject: Re: Repro die cast parts    Repro die cast parts  I_icon_minitimeSun Apr 17, 2016 9:38 am

No probs. I'm in there later editing so I'll add it then. Thanks for mentioning our site too.

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PostSubject: Re: Repro die cast parts    Repro die cast parts  I_icon_minitimeSun Apr 17, 2016 10:00 am

Happy to spread the good word
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