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BigLars
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USA
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Posted - 02/28/2010 :  12:40:35 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
I will continue in a reply to allow for edits.

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Edited by - BigLars on 03/26/2012 1:03:51 PM

BigLars
Engineer

USA
11500 Posts

Posted - 02/28/2010 :  12:44:04 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
There have been a lot of questions lately on the size of figures to use for O scale. As far as I know there is not a thread that can be used as a source to help us all out so here goes.

I built a police type line up board and I am going to start posting pictures of the figures I have along with the company that made the figures. I have around 100 figures so it will take some time for me to get finished.

Everyone else feel free to jump in help.

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BigLars
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USA
11500 Posts

Posted - 02/28/2010 :  12:55:38 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Arttista O scale purchased prepainted




Phoenix metal 1:43 figures purchased unpainted I painted these.


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Edited by - BigLars on 11/18/2018 4:14:58 PM
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Tommatthews
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Posted - 02/28/2010 :  1:05:57 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Larry,

What figure would look and fit nicely in a Bachmann Porter? I was considering "S" scale.

Tom M.
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visman48
Fireman

USA
6031 Posts

Posted - 02/28/2010 :  1:09:41 PM  Show Profile  Visit visman48's Homepage  Click to see visman48's MSN Messenger address  Reply with Quote
Tom
I use the artista, second in from the right..in fact one of my porters has him in it.

Les
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Philip
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USA
3007 Posts

Posted - 02/28/2010 :  1:37:07 PM  Show Profile  Visit Philip's Homepage  Reply with Quote
so are we arresting all LPB's!

Philip [:-shake]
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BigLars
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USA
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Posted - 02/28/2010 :  1:41:11 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote

Grandt Line o scale metal painted by Troels Kirk



Tamiya 1/48 plastic panted by me




Oman 1/43 metal painted by Troels Kirk



Woodland Scenic (plastic) and a cheap toy Charlie Brown. WS Factory painted by some one who thinks rr people have bug eyes


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BigLars
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USA
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Posted - 02/28/2010 :  1:43:10 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
quote:
Originally posted by Philip

so are we arresting all LPB's!

Philip [:-shake]



Everyone in my town will end up in the local jail [:-censored] at least once.

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CieloVistaRy
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USA
5833 Posts

Posted - 02/28/2010 :  1:51:26 PM  Show Profile  Send CieloVistaRy an AOL message  Reply with Quote
Yes, that's him. The third man from the right. He did it.

Arthur

http://www.railroad-line.com/forum/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=40645
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Tommatthews
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Posted - 02/28/2010 :  1:58:32 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Arthur,

You are wrong ... it is the third man from the left .... I am sure of it ...

Tom M.
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BigLars
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USA
11500 Posts

Posted - 02/28/2010 :  2:11:14 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Tom,
Here are some more cab figures for a Porter.

Arttista factory painted O scale


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Rick
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USA
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Posted - 02/28/2010 :  2:14:12 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
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BigLars
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USA
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Posted - 02/28/2010 :  2:22:18 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Rick where did you get those lp? They almost look real...

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Rick
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USA
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Posted - 02/28/2010 :  2:46:17 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
quote:
Originally posted by BigLars

Rick where did you get those lp? They almost look real...



These figures were seen at the Amherst show in Springfield, MA.
They do look almost real.
Almost being the key word.
The one fifth from the left looks particularly suspect.

Edited by - Rick on 02/28/2010 2:47:19 PM
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visman48
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USA
6031 Posts

Posted - 02/28/2010 :  3:42:22 PM  Show Profile  Visit visman48's Homepage  Click to see visman48's MSN Messenger address  Reply with Quote
Larry
You looking at any of the Tamiya characters..I use the ground crews and several plastic and resin ones.

Les
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mabloodhound
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USA
6700 Posts

Posted - 02/28/2010 :  3:53:37 PM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Great thread Larry, hope this gets put up as a sticky.
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