12/02/2016 at 13:15 #38157
I have noticed something with 6mm that I have not noticed in other scales. When I get a delivery of infantry, there are usually a handful of soldiers who consist of just a pair of legs and a blob, or just a pair of legs, or just a blob.
This doesn’t bother me that much, but when I order infantry and it says I will get a certain number, but then some are unusable that doesn’t sit right with me. I like how GZG does it in that you get 30+ infantry which allows for some misshapen figures. In one GZG packet of 30+ I got like 80 infantry, which was amazing.
Does anyone else notice this?12/02/2016 at 13:22 #38158
Nope, but then I only buy from myself!
But yes, if you pay for 30 figures and only get 25 that can be used, then complain and get the broken figures replaced, they are after all broken.12/02/2016 at 13:53 #38159Northern MonkeyParticipant
Name and shame I have bought 6mm stuff from at least 10 different companies and have never had this problem!
My attempt at a Blog: http://ablogofwar.blogspot.co.uk/12/02/2016 at 15:01 #38172
I feel bad naming and shaming, but it was Brigade. Their infantry missile launchers came with one launcher that was not properly formed and some crew. Luckily I bought another pack of crew so can fill the gaps. I can’t remember if all of the 24 infantry are fully formed though.
It annoys me because I really want to buy their new polish figures but would like to be able to use all 24 of them.
12/02/2016 at 15:08 #38177
- This reply was modified 5 years ago by Thuseld.
That does surprise me, Brigade cast my infantry for me.
Of the many many thousands they have done for me over the years, there has only ever been a small handful I can’t use.
Speak to Tony, I am sure he can assure you / help.12/02/2016 at 15:08 #38178Tony FrancisParticipant
Hi Thuseld – I’m sorry to hear that you have a problem. If you email me then I’ll happily replace the miscast parts.12/02/2016 at 15:12 #38179
As soon as Tony knew of the problem it was fixed.
As a consumer I am sad you got some mis-cast figures.
As a manufacturer I would like to think you would come to me first so that such problems can be sorted in private, I hope I seem approachable enough.12/02/2016 at 16:35 #38181Fredd BloggsParticipant
I know from sorting thousands of 6mm that some bad ones can slip through, but always happy to replace them.12/02/2016 at 17:06 #38184Northern MonkeyParticipant
good to see the issue resolved, im sure its easy to not notice the odd miscast amongst the thousands that are sorted
My attempt at a Blog: http://ablogofwar.blogspot.co.uk/12/02/2016 at 18:40 #38186
Now I am just embarrassed. Being new to 6mm I kind of just assumed this was part of it because the molds must be so small. Tony I will email you, thanks. Sorry to bring this up publicly without realising I could just email.
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