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    Congratulations DR :)

    Congratulations DR :)
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    Late... but congratulations!

    Late... but congratulations!
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    Greetings!

    Greetings!
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    Lurking... always lurking.

    Lurking... always lurking.
  5. Thread: Sound off!

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    Well that's not good enough! Your painting is...

    Well that's not good enough! Your painting is missed.
  6. Thread: Sound off!

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    Am I still here? I don't know what's what these...

    Am I still here? I don't know what's what these days!
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    Thanks Mike... looks cool. I listen to Radio...

    Thanks Mike... looks cool.

    I listen to Radio Paradise. https://www.radioparadise.com/rp_2.php?#
  8. Thread: Salute 2017

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    I'll track you down Mike!

    I'll track you down Mike!
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    So I popped into the GW store today at...

    So I popped into the GW store today at lunchtime... nice lot. Friendly but not too friendly.

    Also had a good chat about kingdom death minis and reaper and others so that was nice that it wasn't...
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    What a woman! I hope she has a magnificent...

    What a woman!

    I hope she has a magnificent birthday.
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    I'm ready for that pint mate :P

    I'm ready for that pint mate :P
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    I didn't know how to vote and still haven't seen...

    I didn't know how to vote and still haven't seen any entries :(
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    Sounds like a top plan to me! We are still...

    Sounds like a top plan to me!

    We are still settling in right now, don't even have internets yet
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    GW Eastbourne

    I've just moved home to Eastbourne... anyone know what the store there is like and if there are other gaming stores in the area?
  15. Thanks you lot. You're a massive part of why I...

    Thanks you lot. You're a massive part of why I can't leave this hobby. I have received much more in kindness and generosity from you lot than I could ever hope to return.
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    Signed up. If anyone needs anything at all...

    Signed up.

    If anyone needs anything at all that I can offer, limited though it might be, let me know.
  17. Incase it looked like inactivity, I'm busy trying...

    Incase it looked like inactivity, I'm busy trying to arrange finances to make money for the Wolf Priest :P
  18. Apologies to artists that painted minis I sold.

    A bit of an open letter this... I have been meaning to write it for some time but never had the bottle.

    A number of years ago, many artists... brokenblade, alexi z, haley, mrika, fluffy, razza and...
  19. That's one expensive model. I hope someone comes...

    That's one expensive model. I hope someone comes forward with a fair offer. but there are a load on evilBay:...
  20. I'd like to buy the Freebooter Bad Fairy please.

    I'd like to buy the Freebooter Bad Fairy please.
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    I'll be there... any idea how the tickets will be...

    I'll be there... any idea how the tickets will be sold yet?
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    He was a great man. Such a huge character and...

    He was a great man. Such a huge character and such a cruel trick of fate to have his strength taken from him.
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    Use the real thing but at the correct scale......

    Use the real thing but at the correct scale... Bonsai sequoia!
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    I'm sure it's available outside of the paint set...

    I'm sure it's available outside of the paint set Mike, I certainly didn't get the paint set... I can't take that much, I'll try to find it online.
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    If you want it gohkm, it's yours... I'm happy...

    If you want it gohkm, it's yours... I'm happy with the price if that's market value.

    Do you want the Salute mini too for free?
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    Seeking help pricing before selling.

    So I have a few minis that will never get painted and i'm keen not to try and over price them, nor short change myself and I wonder if anyone might help?

    First is a new and unpainted War-games...
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    Unfortunately, I need some money for some other...

    Unfortunately, I need some money for some other stuff going on and it's only right that I get rid of some dead weight. I've had the mini since '07 and still haven't had it painted, that must mean...
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    Harvard the half seen

    This mini was released in 2007/2008 as a limited run... I don't really know how uncommon he is or what demand there is but it's a great mini. Really well proportioned with none of the giant oversized...
  29. I just purchased and downloaded the Masterworks...

    I just purchased and downloaded the Masterworks Miniature Painting With Jen Haley and Anne Foerster one. I'll take a while to assimilate the information and have fun trying it with my son. I will...
  30. I'm sure they spend some time making paint wet...

    I'm sure they spend some time making paint wet before watching it dry :P

    A fair point though, if it's still watchable and useful the resolution isn't so important... it's just a cheeky price for a...
  31. Thanks for double-checking! Damn it's annoying...

    Thanks for double-checking!

    Damn it's annoying that the one I want is so expensive and standard definition.
  32. Thanks for that... it does seem expensive for a...

    Thanks for that... it does seem expensive for a download.

    I was wondering too if it's genuine / full HD (720p or 1080p) or if it's a rip of the DVD source.
  33. Masterworks Miniature Painting With Jen Haley and Anne Foerster - Download

    Just wondering, has anyone purchased this set?

    If so, is the filming quality good? Does it have annoying DRM so you can only play it back on one device?

    Generally - is it a good buy?
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    Black resin display plinth

    I have spotted these: http://morlandstudios.com/webstore/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=1_18&products_id=332

    They are, apparently, made with black resin which for me is nice as currently,...
  35. Nice looking carry case for display / competition minis

    Thought someone might be interested in this: http://crazywenky.de/shop/zubehoer/transportboxen/20/miniaturesafe-mini-2.0?c=5

    It looks nicely made.
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    They are nice, they are the ones taken by the...

    They are nice, they are the ones taken by the competition photographers - I saw the link on Facebook and thought I'd share. I take no credit ;)
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    Photos from Salute

    https://www.dropbox.com/sc/ctkqguoqljbnbev/AAA6XIlPQPpfSVteN-OwF5apa?dl=1
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    Good news about the glasses! Better news about...

    Good news about the glasses!

    Better news about the finalist spot.
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    I agree about lead minis entirely, I wouldn't use...

    I agree about lead minis entirely, I wouldn't use screws for posting a mini anywhere... A few years ago, one I sold self-destructed because it was secured at the base and postal service bumps meant...
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    Transporting minis

    I was terrified for a load of people I saw at Salute this year who were transporting painting competition minis secured with nothing but Blu-Tack. I know most people have no problems with it but it's...
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    All those clocks through airport security? So...

    All those clocks through airport security?

    So much time spent on stage but as DR said, well deserved.
  42. Thread: 36, 45, 60.

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    Good numbers Mike. Many happy returns to both of...

    Good numbers Mike. Many happy returns to both of you.
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    Some amazing minis there... hard to think about...

    Some amazing minis there... hard to think about the hundreds of hours involved in so many of them.
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    Any photos ten ball? I have been thinking about...

    Any photos ten ball? I have been thinking about the event all damn day.
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    Conversation tonight... I'm looking forward to...

    Conversation tonight...

    I'm looking forward to tomorrow.
    Why's that?
    I'm going to that miniatures thing.
    But what about the shelves, the swimming with Nathan you had agreed to and the shed....
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    Mike that's the worst kind of news - sorry to...

    Mike that's the worst kind of news - sorry to hear it.

    I have been to a few shows over the years and seen terrible things happen to beautiful minis belonging to people who do not deserve it.
    ...
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    Well I'd be very disappointed if he doesn't get...

    Well I'd be very disappointed if he doesn't get one now!
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    I'm going to try and get there Sunday.

    I'm going to try and get there Sunday.
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    Nothing heroic here... I do miss you lot though!...

    Nothing heroic here... I do miss you lot though!

    Will you all be there on the Sunday or just Saturday?
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    I'd love to go... trying to arrange my life at...

    I'd love to go... trying to arrange my life at the moment.
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    What freakinacage says... right out of an old WD,...

    What freakinacage says... right out of an old WD, it just needs some scenic elements made out of fairy liquid and you're away.

    very cool.
  52. I saw the video earlier in the week... terrible....

    I saw the video earlier in the week... terrible.

    It must be very hard to deal with spending so much and getting so little in return.
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    I'll be there on the Sunday... looking forward to...

    I'll be there on the Sunday... looking forward to seeing everyone... oh and some amazing minis.
  54. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    I love the hockey puck type bases for some...

    I love the hockey puck type bases for some reason... it's possible to be really creative with them too with things sticking out the side and all sorts. I like your bricks.
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    Well get 'em done then you slacker :P They...

    Well get 'em done then you slacker :P

    They look great in photos, it would be sweet to check them out.

    Don't worry about the PM, i'm probably worse than anyone I know at getting back to people!...
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    I love it but want to put one of those dog...

    I love it but want to put one of those dog lampshade collars on and a sock on its back. maybe that's just me though.
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    That's a very sexy looking banner... it looks...

    That's a very sexy looking banner... it looks like a Monet in a really good way. just as I have always loved pixel art because it gives you the art without any of the faff. The banner isn't as crisp...
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    I like the colours you have used and others have...

    I like the colours you have used and others have advised that thinner paints will help you get over the hump. For me many areas of the mini bleed into others. The gold on the sword is visible...
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    I thought the open category was not eligible to...

    I thought the open category was not eligible to win the sword? I'd enter it in diorama given the good chance it has at an overall win.
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    That's brilliant! Even starting out replicating...

    That's brilliant! Even starting out replicating Jeremie's version is an enormous undertaking but you're doing a damn good job!

    You really are putting in so much detail into this and pushing...
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    I wouldn't like to be a judge at GD... you see...

    I wouldn't like to be a judge at GD... you see something like this grow into a real tour de force and from a home grown talent too when suddenly a crazy inspired artist pulls off a coup with a simply...
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    I always loved this mini:...

    I always loved this mini: http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/CITADEL-WARHAMMER-OOP-1980s-HEROIC-FIGHTER-KNOWN-WORLD-GLADIUS-EMPIRE-/151089063354?pt=Games_US&hash=item232d9c25ba
  63. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    Welcome back... Is it me or have you just jumped...

    Welcome back... Is it me or have you just jumped up in ability again? I know it's normal for most people to get better at things in leaps just as they plateau for periods but the things you have...
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    What you are doing is asking a mechanic to come...

    What you are doing is asking a mechanic to come over and look at your car... your car that is on fire with flames and smoke and the whole works. The mechanic says to you "your car is on fire, there...
  65. Thread: Tomb Banshee

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    That is very nice... I like the simple colour...

    That is very nice... I like the simple colour scheme and the base is great, for me it's crying out for a small stream to ooze through it though.
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    Great job, love the Armour and pelt... same as...

    Great job, love the Armour and pelt... same as Jason, I don't like the claws. I also don't like the grey on the gun, I like to see more yellow on spacewolves.

    Personal taste though, it's a great...
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    I don't want this to descend into a weird fight...

    I don't want this to descend into a weird fight over something as subjective as art and would like to clear some things up.

    Firstly, "If 'more contrast!' is all someone wants to focus on, then...
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    Going to ignore your previous discussion on...

    Going to ignore your previous discussion on shading and tell you directly that giving no depth to the paint on a mini is a terrible idea. Simply writing off proper shading as exaggerated is also a...
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    As one of the "audience" I suggest the following...

    As one of the "audience" I suggest the following on the dread.

    Add some real depth to the shadows on the metal, if you're not going to highlight up so bright, you should add shadow. When you look...
  70. Thread: Newb

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    It looks like clean work but lacks contrast and...

    It looks like clean work but lacks contrast and the photo is poorly lit so it's really hard to be sure. Before any real look at the painting and/or any conversion work I think you would need to...
  71. Thread: Sergeant Fon

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    Photo or it never happened mike.

    Photo or it never happened mike.
  72. Thread: Sergeant Fon

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    Love the paint but the mini is just wrong to my...

    Love the paint but the mini is just wrong to my eye... Anyone with such a fat stomach would not have such well defined muscular arms and to me it makes the mini look a bit silly.

    Like I said...
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    Beautiful minis but the ambiance album is my...

    Beautiful minis but the ambiance album is my favourite.

    The standard of mini is as good as any show I have seen.

    Thanks for sharing.
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    Tapatalk integration would be nice.

    Tapatalk integration would be nice.
  75. The mini in my original post arrived and I have...

    The mini in my original post arrived and I have to say i'm quite impressed with it. It isn't going to win any competitions and it doesn't have the class of minis painted by artists at the top of the...
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    Though GW has some questionable models of late,...

    Though GW has some questionable models of late, the standard of painting at GD is always really good and it's a great event to talk to other painters at and pick the brains of the eavy metal lot too....
  77. Same artist sold this one for £62 and while it...

    Same artist sold this one for £62 and while it isn't super flashy with converted parts and a big fancy freehand, it is really smooth and clean and with great contrast.

    I missed it because at the...
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    LOL - you are way too generous... I'll gladly...

    LOL - you are way too generous... I'll gladly take you up on it though but can't just give you a coffee at Euro... i'll have a think about some minis and you can pick one you fancy having a go at and...
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    Put up with your level of painting? You're...

    Put up with your level of painting? You're selling yourself very short my friend. I still look at The Crow you gave me all the time, it's very safely installed in my cabinet and will continue to be...
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    As always, nice to see your work - it's always so...

    As always, nice to see your work - it's always so clean it just looks like it's box art (in a good way!).

    If only you painted more than a few minis a decade :P
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    I can certainly see me doing Euro this year,...

    I can certainly see me doing Euro this year, yeah.

    i'm doing ok thanks, life has been a bit up and down, I have sold most of my purchased or commissioned collection bar a few that i'm now keeping....
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    I like the black a lot too... brings the mini...

    I like the black a lot too... brings the mini together more for me. Top stuff with the shine on the armour, you've really nailed it.
  83. I agree with the piece not being so attractive...

    I agree with the piece not being so attractive but just for the king and one goblin is £25 from GW plus three more goblins and the plinth and other parts and you're probably closer to £30 which means...
  84. Is it me or has the bottom fallen out of the mini market?

    I just bagged this:

    http://i977.photobucket.com/albums/ae259/ben9378/GoblinKing-Front-BENcopy_zps3c7f1074.jpg

    On ebay for £50 including postage. Not because i'm sneaky but because nobody bit...
  85. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    The skink is just brilliant! A 10 from me, easily.

    The skink is just brilliant! A 10 from me, easily.
  86. Thread: 10 balls WIP

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    G I love the paint but how is the feather in...

    G

    I love the paint but how is the feather in the hat resisting wind strong enough to make the flag horizontal?
  87. You know what Mike and Gohkm... Geeks just looked...

    You know what Mike and Gohkm... Geeks just looked at us and thought "Those three are such geeks!".
  88. Looks pretty good to me.

    Looks pretty good to me.
  89. Nothing give you an adrenaline rush like a bit of...

    Nothing give you an adrenaline rush like a bit of transmission control protocol!

    I would talk about the OSI model but this is a family forum.
  90. Well, I dropped the starting price a for the 2...

    Well, I dropped the starting price a for the 2 smaller minis to try and get a sale. It saddens me but seems minis aren't selling at the moment.

    Sophie will stay with me if she doesn't make the...
  91. I'm lurking and working.

    I'm lurking and working.
  92. Actually, I put them on ebay... ...

    Actually, I put them on ebay...

    http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/140998771371?ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1555.l2649
    ...
  93. Reaper 72mm Sophie by Fluffy & Dark Sword The summoner by Ritual

    Hey all,

    I have two remaining minis for sale.

    Reaper 72mm Sophie here: http://www.coolminiornot.com/175426 & http://www.coolminiornot.com/175428

    The Summoner...
  94. Reaper 72mm Sophie by Fluffy & Dark Sword The summoner by Ritual

    Hey all,

    I have two remaining minis for sale.

    Sophie here: http://www.coolminiornot.com/175426 & http://www.coolminiornot.com/175428

    The Summoner here:http://www.coolminiornot.com/221228
    ...
  95. 6 books is most of the Harry Potter franchise,...

    6 books is most of the Harry Potter franchise, I'm sure the owner(s) of said franchise would have something to say about GW trying to use the name after the 6th book.

    One of the nicest...
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    Love this mini... the whole scene works well with...

    Love this mini... the whole scene works well with no one element overpowering another.
    Thanks for sharing!
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    Congrats on the 1000 matey!

    Congrats on the 1000 matey!
  98. That really is excellent for gaming! I like...

    That really is excellent for gaming!

    I like how you have allowed for the specs to be changed, how do they attach, are they magnetic?
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    Damn that's old Mike :P (Sorry - couldn't...

    Damn that's old Mike :P

    (Sorry - couldn't resist!)
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    The f-stop is this "f/3.5-5.6" it is an...

    The f-stop is this "f/3.5-5.6" it is an indication of how far the lens can open the iris, this lets more light through and also reduces the depth of field. the two numbers on your lens 18mm - 55mm...
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    Extremely high standard for a small local...

    Extremely high standard for a small local competition if your mini got 4th! It's a great dwarf n a great base.
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    That's great, lovely bold colours!

    That's great, lovely bold colours!
  103. Thread: More wolves!

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    The dark blue Armour isn't to my taste but it's...

    The dark blue Armour isn't to my taste but it's really well painted, the squad really works well as a group. It's great.
  104. Thread: Galadriel

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    The fabric is great and the face is well done but...

    The fabric is great and the face is well done but it looks like two faces joined. It lacks symmetry is all.

    Original looks a bit grim
    ...
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    Worst Saying goodbye to my Mother and Eloise's...

    Worst
    Saying goodbye to my Mother and Eloise's Father both in August - actually the worst time of my life.

    Best
    Catching up with good friends at Salute and Euro.
    Knowing many of my minis are...
  106. I agree that if the gun were not available, the...

    I agree that if the gun were not available, the number of victims would have been less, both sides of the gun debate must see that. But, the gun did not make the killer want to act, it merely gave...
  107. More / last of the minis are now on ebay...

    Please have a look and bid to put me out of my misery.

    Actually selling these is a miserable experience but once they are gone I feel ok about it.
    ...
  108. Killing me but Thrud and admirer as well as the alpine dwarf have just hit ebay...

    Alpine dwarf: http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/140893940721

    Thrud and Admirer: http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/140893942954

    More to follow.

    Cheers,
    Joe.
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    And replied.

    And replied.
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    So, it seems selling individually is the way to...

    So, it seems selling individually is the way to go, please find below a (very fair I think) list of prices. Depending where in the world they are being posted, there will be postage to be calculated...
  111. First mini on ebay... Red Box Games Ymir The White, Lord Of StoneGate by Jarhead

    Auction is here:

    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=140892146343

    Cheers,
    Joe.
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    As an aside, I'm happy to email photos of the...

    As an aside, I'm happy to email photos of the minis to anyone interested in buying.
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    Thanks Mike, I have always felt very lucky to be...

    Thanks Mike, I have always felt very lucky to be the curator of this little collection of minis by some of the nicest and most talented people around.

    I will still collect I think but unpainted...
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    Hi Crystella, I listed them in the sales thread...

    Hi Crystella, I listed them in the sales thread here: http://www.coolminiornot.com/forums/showthread.php?51647-Everything-must-go!

    I'm happy to chat in that thread to avoid thread-jacking this...
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    I don't have a price list as such but for the 19...

    I don't have a price list as such but for the 19 minis I'm selling I had a figure in my mind of around £4750 which is £250 per mini... Averaged out, £250 is insanely cheap for the marneus, the two...
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    I'm cool by the way, the sadness in selling up is...

    I'm cool by the way, the sadness in selling up is the knowledge that its just time to do it. Thanks to those who have messages me to check I'm ok.
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    Well, it's all listed. I have more minis that...

    Well, it's all listed.

    I have more minis that were gifted to me, those will stay with me.
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    Everything must go!

    With much sadness the following minis are for sale...

    As seen on CMON:

    Old School Chainsaw Wizard
    Astonia
    http://www.coolminiornot.com/185753

    YMIR THE WHITE, LORD OF STONEGATE
    Jarhead
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    I have decided to purge my collection also. ...

    I have decided to purge my collection also.

    Time to man up and list them all.
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    As long as you put money in to the meter, I don't...

    As long as you put money in to the meter, I don't think anyone in charge seems to care. This thread has been open since May and I suspect if a staff member did care, they would have posted by now.
    ...
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    Tell her off for already forgetting the lovely...

    Tell her off for already forgetting the lovely things you got her this year.
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    I'm wishing you well Mike. I hope everything goes...

    I'm wishing you well Mike. I hope everything goes well.
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    I like ultramarines... I have 2 and they are...

    I like ultramarines... I have 2 and they are shiny and nice.
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    Awesome.... More awesome.

    Some people may not have seen this... it's great, the guy is a maniac and an inspiration.

    http://youtu.be/CYMkn07wPso?hd=1

    Then this came along and REALLY blew me away.
    ...
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    Hire someone to ambush you and generally attack...

    Hire someone to ambush you and generally attack you when you're not painting. Soon you will develop some sort of Pavlovian response to painting that will give you feelings of comfort and safety. In...
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    We gave the world deep fried Mars bars and...

    We gave the world deep fried Mars bars and sausages in batter and we're blaming the US for being fat over here? Shame on us for not just manning up and saying "yeah, we have let ourselves go a bit,...
  127. A bookcase that has one book, that if you pull...

    A bookcase that has one book, that if you pull it, opens a door to a secret antechamber.

    I see no point in not having this if you are building it for yourself from scratch.

    I would have more of...
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    Oi, you leave celine dion alone, she's...... Ah,...

    Oi, you leave celine dion alone, she's...... Ah, I got nothing!
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    Well fortunately this thread was about the nicest...

    Well fortunately this thread was about the nicest car you have owned... if it was a thread titles "what do you drive now?" I probably wouldn't post as I drive a Volvo S60.

    Thanks Parenthood, you...
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    Love that V8 grumble... also love roadrunners....

    Love that V8 grumble... also love roadrunners. Meep Meep!

    There is a video of mine on Facebook here: http://static.ak.fbcdn.net/rsrc.php/v1/y2/r/5l8_EVv_jyW.swf?v=51961446643&ev=0 but due to the...
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    I was thinking about making personal foul mouthed...

    I was thinking about making personal foul mouthed attack of my own because a thread I started back in May in the Feedback/Bugs/Wishlist section had zero responses. Not even a "yes, we know this isn't...
  132. Replies
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    Well, I'm glad you found someone to paint your...

    Well, I'm glad you found someone to paint your minis. I have only ever got the absolute best I can afford and because of that, the number of minis I own is very small indeed. This thread really does...
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    Oh well it happens... at least the mystery is...

    Oh well it happens... at least the mystery is solved, a spammer has been ejected and I'm not going mental.
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    har har... now where did it really go? :P

    har har... now where did it really go?

    :P
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    Where did the car thread go?

    I was enjoying a bit of Mopar love.
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    That's seriously impressive painting....

    That's seriously impressive painting. Congratulations on the win!
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    £1 to £2 as in one pound? One of the cheapest...

    £1 to £2 as in one pound?

    One of the cheapest I have seen is http://www.miniaturefigurepainter.co.uk

    Your budget is extremely low.
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    Very Very nice! Very nice. Very nice.

    Very Very nice!
    Very nice.
    Very nice.
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    As always I love your work, great contrast, great...

    As always I love your work, great contrast, great colour choice and how do I get hold of one of your minis?
  140. Thread: Hi

    by squidders
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    Greetings.

    Greetings.
  141. The painting and sculpting of the minis on...

    The painting and sculpting of the minis on display was just amazing. I had a great day chatting to amazing people as well as doing a little shopping. It was great to sit down and have a coffee with...
  142. you've been before, right?

    you've been before, right?
  143. Ahhh... Can't wait to get there tomorrow! So many...

    Ahhh... Can't wait to get there tomorrow! So many minis to drool over, so little time.
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    What is your favourite word? Flange What is your...

    What is your favourite word? Flange
    What is your least favourite word? Redundancy
    What turns you on? talent
    What turns you off? blame
    What sound or noise do you love? My son laughing and playing...
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    I hear Razza called in Harry Stamper, considered...

    I hear Razza called in Harry Stamper, considered the best deep-sea oil driller in the world to drill the barrel personally.
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    I love a bit of drilled gun! I tell people...

    I love a bit of drilled gun!

    I tell people with gusto and relish.

    http://www.coolminiornot.com/pics/pics11/img466570fac068c.jpg
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    Cheap airbrush...

    I have never used one and imagine they range from terrible to amazing in terms of quality but Lidl will be selling 'em soon for £40 that might be worth a punt for someone.
    ...
  148. oooOOoooo! That sounds interesting :)

    oooOOoooo!

    That sounds interesting :)
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    Sticky: I didn't look at the file names but the top photo...

    I didn't look at the file names but the top photo has significantly more washed out colours and the text is handled badly. Overall, both photos are very sharp and better than the vast majority of...
  150. You suck... Suck, that's what you do. Anyway,...

    You suck... Suck, that's what you do.

    Anyway, what's your excuse, isn't GD only one day?
  151. I have minis in their box already for the...

    I have minis in their box already for the journey, I think i'll be there for the Saturday morning.

    I also have some minis I can't see me getting painted if anyone wants 'em.
  152. Everyone ready for this? I'm actually out in the...

    Everyone ready for this? I'm actually out in the woods this weekend so I will be along but probably smell of camp fire and look a bit "woodsman" :P
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    So was it just blind luck the winner was from...

    So was it just blind luck the winner was from Germany and could have the sword I wonder...
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    It is different... I like different.

    It is different... I like different.
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    So no swords allowed in Japan? How does that...

    So no swords allowed in Japan? How does that work?

    Also, I doubt that is a revelation to the event organisers so why arrange for such a bad prize? why not something the winner could actually own?...
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    I don't like it.

    I don't like it.
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    I don't think accountants should be driving...

    I don't think accountants should be driving robots.

    Great paint though.
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    I'm with the others... you have done a great job...

    I'm with the others... you have done a great job on these!

    Unlike the others, I think you should push the contrast EVEN FURTHER... I would start at ultraviolet and push through to infra-red with...
  159. Well, I believe I am confirmed and will have as...

    Well, I believe I am confirmed and will have as many minis as I can squeeze with me along... I can't wait to see what's on display there this year and what people I know will pull out of the bag. If...
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    I agree with freakinacake - The base lets it down...

    I agree with freakinacake - The base lets it down a little... keeping the size must be hard but personally I would have gone for a slight diagonal slope and had the base as sand like a dune and added...
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    Thanks Guys, It's hard to pull positives from two...

    Thanks Guys, It's hard to pull positives from two people you love going through hell for an extended period before a very painful death at the ages of 61 and 60.

    The funeral for Eloise's father is...
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    I hope your day of R&R has helped mate.

    I hope your day of R&R has helped mate.
  163. My advice would be to try ebay, break the army up...

    My advice would be to try ebay, break the army up into squads and use the buy it now format or start the listings very close to the price you would want. Don't let low offers get you down, everyone...
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    I'm so sorry to hear about the loss of your...

    I'm so sorry to hear about the loss of your brother wiccanpony.
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    Well What next I wonder...

    Hi All,

    This month has been a terrible one. On the 2nd I lost my mother to stomach cancer. The funeral service was on monday. On the 12th, my partner Eloise lost her father to lung cancer. The...
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    Sticky: Top photo is the SLR?

    Top photo is the SLR?
  167. Aye, I remember the coffee from the little...

    Aye, I remember the coffee from the little canteen bit being in little plastic cups and... well quite frankly sucking something awful.

    Still, I'm sure I'll get thirsty enough at some point :P
    ...
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    That's lovely... He looks clean and a little...

    That's lovely... He looks clean and a little nervous like he's fresh out of training and about to start his first mission... I hate busts but your work on this is just brilliant.
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    Aye, solid battle damage and paint generally... I...

    Aye, solid battle damage and paint generally... I think you could have pushed the metals further on the legs and guns but suspect you are targeting this at a specific customer or price point for...
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    It looks well painted but as has already been...

    It looks well painted but as has already been said, the photos don't display it well. I'm not judging the photos as such but having bad ones doesn't show your work and I can't see the nice effects...
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    Stunning work as usual... voted.

    Stunning work as usual... voted.
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    I am actually a little embarrassed by the...

    I am actually a little embarrassed by the comments, I definitely feel I get more from the mini community than I put in.

    Over the years, Mike has worked so hard on the forums and tagging...
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    50 shekels for that you must be mad.

    50 shekels for that you must be mad.
  174. It depends on the weather for me as I will likely...

    It depends on the weather for me as I will likely be on two wheels... if the weather is bad I'll be mini-less but I'll see how it goes.

    I have only been once before, about 3 or so years ago, maybe...
  175. Euro Militaire (http://www.euromilitaire.co.uk)

    Who's going? What day(s)? What is on your agenda (shopping / ogling painted minis / catching up with people / drinking heavily and running around with your pants on the outside like superman)?
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    Poll: On a bike related note, mine has just cost me...

    On a bike related note, mine has just cost me £553.02 thanks to a new starter motor clutch, front tyre and MOT.

    Grim.
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    My browser is insisting I am a guest... It isn't...

    My browser is insisting I am a guest... It isn't getting in my way though.
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    Hey Jah, Good to see your work again! I really...

    Hey Jah, Good to see your work again!

    I really like the simple colour scheme and while it's super-clean work like box art, it's still nice and gritty and the damage came out well.

    Base came out...
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    It would be for a friend jewellery maker so the...

    It would be for a friend jewellery maker so the material would need to be carved down and not built up and I always thought cameo's were made of shell and not ivory. I think, as has been said, the...
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    Poll: Congrats on the new toy... Live dangerously and...

    Congrats on the new toy... Live dangerously and come out grinning mate.
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    On the hunt for a cameo (no, not Word up!)

    I figured with lots of sculpting types here someone might know...

    I would like to have made, for a friend, a cameo pendant... but instead of this type of thing...
    ...
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    Poll: ZZR1100 - Bad idea for a 19 year-old...

    ZZR1100 - Bad idea for a 19 year-old
    http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7120/7605609632_1d9928542d.jpg
    ZZR1100 Dead 11 - 1997 by Joe Burge, on Flickr

    Bandit 600 - easy to crash...
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    Poll: well it's just riding in London mate... not if...

    well it's just riding in London mate... not if you crash but when. I'm just glad I'm built well and bounce off (so far) with little more than bruising... I will get some crash photos of my old bikes...
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    Poll: I started off on dirt bikes... a Honda CR250 and...

    I started off on dirt bikes... a Honda CR250 and CR500, then when I was at school a Suzuki TS50X... Since then I went full road bike and lever looked back... too many bikes!

    So in order...
    TS50X...
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    Same... You funny speaking weirdos.

    Same... You funny speaking weirdos.
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    Poll: What do you ride now? Have you test ridden...

    What do you ride now?

    Have you test ridden either?
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    I am not going to beg you to stay bavarianknight...

    I am not going to beg you to stay bavarianknight but we are a nice community when you get to know us and spacemunkie has already apologized twice which is more than reasonable.

    Your first post...
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    Bad spacemunkie - shame on you for being such a...

    Bad spacemunkie - shame on you for being such a meanie :P
  189. Thread: Darius

    by squidders
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    True that.

    True that.
  190. Thread: Duck off !!!

    by squidders
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    I see you finally quacked under the pressure.

    I see you finally quacked under the pressure.
  191. Replies
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    Oh my god, that Cyclops is so Sinbad! It's...

    Oh my god, that Cyclops is so Sinbad!

    It's crying out for a bad stop motion paint job having a fight with a really well painted 15mm Sinbad. Good luck with the sales!
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    I don't want to try anything that is likely to...

    I don't want to try anything that is likely to cause headache. I have a 2 year-old son for that.
  193. It's beautifully painted, the reds are great and...

    It's beautifully painted, the reds are great and I love the metals but I don't get the base... for some reason though, I picture the lord of death awkwardly heaving a giant paving slab to battle then...
  194. Poll: 28mm for me. Hate busts and 72mm is (rightly...

    28mm for me.

    Hate busts and 72mm is (rightly so) bloody expensive to get painted.
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    They are all bloody brilliant but my favorite is...

    They are all bloody brilliant but my favorite is the bottom left... skin tone, contrast, base... all do it for me.
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    Dunno about euro mate... Loads going on at the...

    Dunno about euro mate... Loads going on at the moment... You going?

    Pm me your address... Dooo iiiit!
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    Wishing you all the best Mike - PM me your postal...

    Wishing you all the best Mike - PM me your postal address and I'll get something in the post to help you get better.
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    Superb in all the ways that matter. Voted.

    Superb in all the ways that matter. Voted.
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    I have won some great minis off ebay that are pro...

    I have won some great minis off ebay that are pro painted.

    Most recently "Pro painted display miniature - Ymir the White, Lord of StoneGate" by Jarhead.
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    Harpy birthday supervike.

    Harpy birthday supervike.
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