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Glidah Drivah
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PostSubject: Marx Buddy Charlie Upgrade   Marx Buddy Charlie Upgrade Icon_minitimeFri Jan 11, 2019 1:54 am

I got this Buddy Charlie off eBay some time ago.

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He was wearing a Hasbro Japan uniform, but had a Marx uniform in the box. After a thorough cleaning of a half-century of dirt and cigarette smoke; I gave the Hasbro uniform to a PH Joe; and the Marx uniform to Charlie. It's not an exact color match between shirt and trousers, but I think it gives it a field worn look.

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With the frigid New England temps, I've given Charlie some thicker outer wear. I also swapped out his arms for repro Captain Action arms.

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PostSubject: Re: Marx Buddy Charlie Upgrade   Marx Buddy Charlie Upgrade Icon_minitimeFri Jan 11, 2019 2:26 am

He looks alot warmer now Nate! Very Happy
Nice figure! cheers

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PostSubject: Re: Marx Buddy Charlie Upgrade   Marx Buddy Charlie Upgrade Icon_minitimeFri Jan 11, 2019 8:06 am

very cool Nate bounce bounce
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PostSubject: Re: Marx Buddy Charlie Upgrade   Marx Buddy Charlie Upgrade Icon_minitimeFri Jan 11, 2019 1:17 pm

Nice rescue! The arm switch is an excellent idea!
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