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by LDR
31 Aug 2018 20:30
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: Quality Sample Ground Assault
Replies: 3
Views: 4208

Quality Sample Ground Assault

Come on then, own up! Who just won this:
GroundAssault.jpg
GroundAssaultA.jpg
Just outbid me. Nice item. I was not sure whether to bid or not as the sticker didn't match the usual.

But then saw the Frogman someone posted here on the forum, which has this type sticker.
by LDR
31 Aug 2018 20:26
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: Green QC-stickered cardbacks and boxes
Replies: 61
Views: 42209

Re: Green QC-stickered cardbacks and boxes

Presume this different shorter/smaller label, which is also a different green is an earlier type? These are dated 1982 where as others are date 1984. Presume this smaller type sticker was used for the first wave only. Heres a Ground Assault just sold on ebay (I got outbid!) Would be a piece of piss ...
by LDR
21 Jul 2018 20:57
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: Vectis Palitoy Employees Auction - details up
Replies: 66
Views: 51790

Re: Vectis Palitoy Employees Auction - details up

Nice pics. Yes the metal castings are from the german officer and sailor. This were shown as ideas for the first af wave but didnt make the 10 chosen. The first pic you posted shows the hand painted wax casts that never made it into production. The red figure is indeed a red shadow officer...another...
by LDR
26 Jul 2017 20:41
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: vectis
Replies: 115
Views: 59863

Re: vectis

No none went particularly cheap
by LDR
17 Jun 2017 19:09
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: Opinions on the values of these proto's.
Replies: 10
Views: 8652

Re: Opinions on the values of these proto's.

aah just saw this is an old thread!
by LDR
17 Jun 2017 19:08
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: Opinions on the values of these proto's.
Replies: 10
Views: 8652

Re: Opinions on the values of these proto's.

Nice little collection...i love protos!
by LDR
03 Mar 2017 23:39
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: Cardback - Mailaway Medal Numbers
Replies: 63
Views: 49549

Re: Cardback - Mailaway Medal Numbers

Do you mean plastic sheet? Early palitoy star wars figures also have plastic sheets behind them. I think its to stop tge figure sticking to the card esp figures with capes.
by LDR
03 Mar 2017 23:36
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: Cardback - Mailaway Medal Numbers
Replies: 63
Views: 49549

Re: Cardback - Mailaway Medal Numbers

Thought he looked familiar!
by LDR
10 Jan 2017 21:49
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: Palitoy & AF Codes (more geekery)
Replies: 21
Views: 18691

Re: Palitoy & AF Codes (more geekery)

"Gaps in the numbering would be explained by those numbers appearing in other Palitoy toylines (Star Wars, Action Man... er... what else?)"

Tiny Tears, Pippa and Tressy of course!
by LDR
16 Dec 2016 19:28
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: SAS Frogman question
Replies: 15
Views: 15871

Re: SAS Frogman question

lol beat me!