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PostSubject: My 2-1b focus   My 2-1b focus I_icon_minitimeFri Apr 20, 2012 11:00 am

Been working on a 2-1b focus since October 2006. Hope you like it!

First up is a complete run of 12 Kenner MOC, starting with a 5esb-41a.
This one has the yellow Star Wars figure survival kit offer on the front and back.
This was missing off the Kenner matrix until a few updates ago despite being quite common!

My 2-1b focus 21b_kenner_5esb_41a

Next is a 3esb-41b. This one has no special offers on it.

My 2-1b focus 21b_kenner_3esb_41b

Next is a 3esb-41d. This one has no special offers on it and has a slightly different back to the 3esb-41b.

My 2-1b focus 21b_kenner_3esb_41d

Next is 6esb-45a. This one has the blue Star Wars display arena offer on the front of the card.

My 2-1b focus 21b_kenner_6esb_45a

Next is 7esb-47a. This one has the red 4-LOM offer on the front of the card.

My 2-1b focus 21b_kenner_7esb_47a

Next is 3esb-48a. This one has no special offers on it.

My 2-1b focus 21b_kenner_3esb_48a

Next is 9esb-48c. This one has the yellow Revenge Of The Jedi offer on the front of the card.

My 2-1b focus 21b_kenner_9esb_48c

Next is 1rotj-48d. This one has the yellow Nien Nunb offer on the front of the card.

My 2-1b focus 21b_kenner_1rotj_48d

Next is 2rotj-65b. This one has no special offers on it.

My 2-1b focus 21b_kenner_2rotj_65b

Next is 4rotj-65d. This is the same as the 2rotj-65b with the addition of Anankin Skywalker stickers
on the front and back of the card. It's quite rare and I only just got one to complete the Kenner run!

My 2-1b focus 21b_kenner_4rotj_65d

Next is a 2rotj-65b with Free Coin Offer sticker. This doesn't get it's own variation. Maybe it should!

My 2-1b focus P1040033

Penultimate of the Kenner MOC run is 2rotj-77a. This one has no special offers on it.

My 2-1b focus 21b_kenner_2rotj_77a

Lastly, this is a previously unseen kenner 2-1b 2ROTJ-79A!

My 2-1b focus 21b_kenner_2rotj_79a

My 2-1b focus 21b_kenner_2rotj_79a_mirror

Next is a run of Palitoy MOC. I'm missing a MOC 45A to complete this run!
First up is the 30b.

My 2-1b focus 21b_palitoy_30b

Next is the 41a.

My 2-1b focus 21b_palitoy_41a

Next is the 41b. It's very rare to find a figure that can be found as 41 and 41b.
Luke Skywalker X-Wing is the only other known example.

My 2-1b focus 21b_palitoy_41b

I found a cardback with bubble attached of the blue circle 45a. It's a pretty good reseal but not as good as the real thing!

My 2-1b focus 21b_palitoy_45a_reseal

Next is the 45b.

My 2-1b focus 21b_palitoy_45b

Next is the 45c.

My 2-1b focus 21b_palitoy_45c_afa_85

Lastly is the 70c or Tri Logo.

My 2-1b focus 21b_palitoy_70c

This is an AFA 90 graded example of the 45c from my AFA 90 Palitoy ROTJ focus.

My 2-1b focus 21b_palitoy_45c_afa_90

Next up are other foreign MOCs. First up is a Kenner Canada 41 back.

My 2-1b focus 21b_canadian_41_back

Next is an offerless Kenner Canada 41 back cardback. These are rarer than the one with the offer and I am still looking for a MOC for this one!

My 2-1b focus P1040035

Next is a German Genral Mills. Note the double pronged bubble.

My 2-1b focus 21b_general_mills

Next is a Tri Logo.

My 2-1b focus 21b_tri_logo

This one has a clipper sticker on the back of it.

My 2-1b focus 21b_tri_logo_clipper_sticker

This a 2-1b square card meccano cardback resealed with a square card bubble. I think it turned out quite well!

My 2-1b focus 21b_meccano_square_reseal

Next is a Meccano 45 back. This one is a reseal. The card still had the bubble base attached so
I sellotaped a Tri logo bubble to it.

My 2-1b focus 21b_meccano_reseal

The last foreign card is a Clipper reseal. This has only been seen as cardback. I had to repair the card a bit
on this one and am not sure if I have the correct bubble attached.

My 2-1b focus 21b_clipper_reseal

Lastly are some other random bits and pieces I have. First up is the Kenner Revenge of the Jedi proof card.

My 2-1b focus 21b_revenge_proof

Next up is the POTF coin. I have this displayed on a mock up POTF card as it never appeared on it's own card.

My 2-1b focus 21b_ptof_coin

Next up is an AFA 90 graded loose HK flat finish 2-1b. Still looking for an AFA 90 metallic finish one.
These are the only 2 known variants for this figure.

My 2-1b focus 21b_loose_hk_afa_90

Last up is a Kenner baggy.

My 2-1b focus 21b_kenner_baggy

I hope you liked my focus.

Jason


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PostSubject: Re: My 2-1b focus   My 2-1b focus I_icon_minitimeSat Apr 21, 2012 12:54 am

The Meccano square card did turn out well. :clap:
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PostSubject: Re: My 2-1b focus   My 2-1b focus I_icon_minitimeSat Apr 21, 2012 2:35 am


Thanks!

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PostSubject: Re: My 2-1b focus   My 2-1b focus I_icon_minitimeSat Apr 21, 2012 3:51 am

That's a solid run Jason. I always like this cool droid, good to see him in his many versions. I like how his mask has popped off on some of the moc in transit, gives him that weird expression he has whenever he has the mask off. Yep that Meccano is a beauty! Thanks for sharing this great focus fun!

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PostSubject: Re: My 2-1b focus   My 2-1b focus I_icon_minitimeSat Apr 21, 2012 4:07 am


Most Impressive, Jason! Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: My 2-1b focus   My 2-1b focus I_icon_minitimeTue Jun 12, 2012 4:40 am

Love it!

Awesome run...

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PostSubject: Re: My 2-1b focus   My 2-1b focus I_icon_minitimeTue Jun 12, 2012 4:47 am

It's great run, for sure. My Favourite droid after the DSD. Cool
Thanks for sharing again, Jas.
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PostSubject: Re: My 2-1b focus   My 2-1b focus I_icon_minitimeTue Jun 12, 2012 10:57 am

Jason

Nice stuff!! Question on the German MOC. I've got a German as well with standard bubble. Who's the variant? I remember someone mentioning two types of German MOCs (with writing on the back and without). Is that something to do with it?




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PostSubject: Re: My 2-1b focus   My 2-1b focus I_icon_minitimeWed Jun 13, 2012 5:08 am

@Darthberizing wrote:
Jason

Nice stuff!! Question on the German MOC. I've got a German as well with standard bubble. Who's the variant? I remember someone mentioning two types of German MOCs (with writing on the back and without). Is that something to do with it?



The German cardback first came out with the words "STAR WARS ACTION FIGURES, Collect all 45!" on the back of the card above the picture of the f45 figures. It was then removed in the next version of the cardback. I'm not sure if there is a tie in between the bubble type and the cardback type. Which cardback type do you have? I need to check mine to find out which type it is too. What does mean, is that there's another MOC out there for me to collect! :-)
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Awesome focus collection. How come you choose 2-1B for your focus?
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PostSubject: Re: My 2-1b focus   My 2-1b focus I_icon_minitimeWed Jun 13, 2012 7:21 am

@mr_palitoy wrote:
@Darthberizing wrote:
Jason

Nice stuff!! Question on the German MOC. I've got a German as well with standard bubble. Who's the variant? I remember someone mentioning two types of German MOCs (with writing on the back and without). Is that something to do with it?



The German cardback first came out with the words "STAR WARS ACTION FIGURES, Collect all 45!" on the back of the card above the picture of the f45 figures. It was then removed in the next version of the cardback. I'm not sure if there is a tie in between the bubble type and the cardback type. Which cardback type do you have? I need to check mine to find out which type it is too. What does mean, is that there's another MOC out there for me to collect! :-)

Here's mine:

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PostSubject: Re: My 2-1b focus   My 2-1b focus I_icon_minitimeWed Jun 13, 2012 7:03 pm


Mine also has STAR WARS ACTION FIGURES, Collect all 45! on the back so it is the same cardback as yours but with a different bubble. Means there may be 2 other dfferent German MOC's for me to find!

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PostSubject: Re: My 2-1b focus   My 2-1b focus I_icon_minitimeWed Jun 13, 2012 7:28 pm

That's a great focus Mr Palitoy :clap:
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Brilliant run Jason. Love that figure
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PostSubject: Re: My 2-1b focus   My 2-1b focus I_icon_minitimeSun Jun 17, 2012 2:27 am

Nice run, great focus for a great figure.
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Thanks for the kind words. I'll have 2 new additions to add to this focus next week!

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PostSubject: Re: My 2-1b focus   My 2-1b focus I_icon_minitimeSun Jun 17, 2012 3:34 am

@Yzerman wrote:
Awesome focus collection. How come you choose 2-1B for your focus?

I never got an answer to my question. So I'm asking again. Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: My 2-1b focus   My 2-1b focus I_icon_minitimeSun Jun 17, 2012 1:18 pm

@Yzerman wrote:
@Yzerman wrote:
Awesome focus collection. How come you choose 2-1B for your focus?

I never got an answer to my question. So I'm asking again. Very Happy

Was looking for a character focus that hadn't been done by anyone before on rebelscum, and 2-1b was was one of a few possibles that wasn't on the character focus thread at the time. Not a character that would have too much to collect and a lot of pieces that would be very hard and expensive to get. And not a character that had too little carded variations to get either. Somewhere nice in the middle. I was then a collectors fair where the German double stemmed 2-1b and another kenner one were available so I started the focus there and then.

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PostSubject: Re: My 2-1b focus   My 2-1b focus I_icon_minitimeMon Jun 18, 2012 6:57 pm

Cool collection. the 2-1B 41b card is one the few remaining childhood cardbacks I still have.
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PostSubject: Re: My 2-1b focus   My 2-1b focus I_icon_minitimeWed Jun 20, 2012 5:31 am

So, I have 2 new German items for my 2-1b focus. First up is a General Mills single stemmed 45 back. The General Mills 45 back I already have is double stemmed. Both of these cards have "STAR WARS ACTION FIGURES, Collect all 45!" on the back of the card which is how this card was originally released. I also have a cardback of the second release of this card which has those words removed.

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Congrats Jason on those two new General Mills pieces!

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Great additions, Jason!

Also nice to read how you decided to start a 2-1B focus.

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PostSubject: Re: My 2-1b focus   My 2-1b focus I_icon_minitimeSun Jun 24, 2012 9:27 pm

Nice run of 2-1B's.

I have a ROTJ with Coin Offer. I am not sure if you and I were in a bidding war for it on eBay or not. If I ever break up my run, I will make sure to contact you.
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PostSubject: Re: My 2-1b focus   My 2-1b focus I_icon_minitimeMon Jun 25, 2012 2:59 am

@SCOTTM wrote:
Nice run of 2-1B's.

I have a ROTJ with Coin Offer. I am not sure if you and I were in a bidding war for it on eBay or not. If I ever break up my run, I will make sure to contact you.

Think I missed that one! Would love to add it to my focus is you decide to sell.

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PostSubject: Re: My 2-1b focus   My 2-1b focus I_icon_minitimeWed Aug 01, 2012 5:14 am

Two new additions. First up is a Kenner 65 back with Free Coin offer. Been waiting a while for one of these to come up!

My 2-1b focus P1040033

And next is a Canadian 41 back offerless cardback. These are rarer than the one with the offer on them and I am still looking for a MOC for this one!

My 2-1b focus P1040035

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