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PostSubject: Re: ActionYankee's Yankees and Chaps   Wed Oct 25, 2017 10:02 am

Ian, you should hang your astronaut from the ceiling above your bed, it's where I keep one of mine, it's been there for about 7 years, it's nearly time to bring it down for a clean again.


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PostSubject: Re: ActionYankee's Yankees and Chaps   Wed Oct 25, 2017 4:57 pm

My Aquanaut, made from 100% Vintage parts, of varying origins within the Palitoy/Hasbro Family.







Recently repainted. The Lips and scar look a little intense to me, I may try to soften them.



And his new hair paint seems to still be sticky. scratch




The Beginnings of my "Four Vintage Figures, Four Hair Colors, Four Services" Set. With repro boxes and mostly repro paperwork.



Repainted eyebrows on my Action Soldier.



The only vintage paperwork I have, is given to the Action Soldier.






The Action Sailor is also freshly repainted, I decided to paint all of his hair, as I quite like the color it is when it's dry. Just straight Skrag Brown. Looks brand new.






The Pilot is still a work in progress, I tried repainting his hair, but I didn't like the dry color of the Zamesi Desert, so I will have to do a mix.




Capt. Shepard had his eyebrows repainted, which was a point of criticism from several of you. Smile




Commander MacBeth also had his eyebrows repainted.




As did Georgie Sheridan.




And Cliff 2.0.





That's all for now. cheers

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PostSubject: Re: ActionYankee's Yankees and Chaps   Wed Oct 25, 2017 4:59 pm

Nice paint work Ian Very Happy . The paint may still need to harden and maybe a matt varnish to seal it. Top marks mate! lovely figures indeed Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: ActionYankee's Yankees and Chaps   Wed Oct 25, 2017 7:46 pm

Nice work AY! cheers
My hands so unsteady he'd end up being a brown noser... Laughing

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PostSubject: Re: ActionYankee's Yankees and Chaps   Thu Oct 26, 2017 9:18 pm

Part one of my Adventure Team: The 1970's Crew.


Land Adventurer - one of my first truly vintage figures, bought at a flea market years ago. He was only recently completed to the point where I was happy with him.

Only things not vintage are the shoulder holster, revolver, and the sticker.





Sea Adventurer - Probably my favorite. A comparatively recent addition. Same repro gear as the Landy.





Man of Action - My first vintage-style figure, a Timeless Collection figure, albeit heavily modified (New hands, new flock, repainted). Custom uniform from Joe40 soldier fatigues, and a vintage rifle with a Cotswold strap.





Air Adventurer - A Walmart guy, refurbished to look better (new hair, new paint), swapped out the jumpsuit for a Timeless one, and short boots. Added a GIJCC Rifle.





Adventurer - Another recent addition, came in with the Sea Adventurer. He's wearing the uniform that originally came on my AT Commander. Repro Dog Tag, shoulder holster, revolver, and sticker.





Astronaut - 100% Custom figure, made from a Timeless figure, with a Timeless Dog Tag, and a Cotswold jumpsuit and boots.





The Atomic Man - The incentive figure for the GI Joe club in 2016. Finished out with a vintage shirt and Timeless Aussie shorts.

The figure features a new headsculpt, and an LED Blinking eye. (Mine no longer works Sad )





Adventure Team Commander I - The other figure that came out of that flea market that I got the Landy out of. This figure is a constant work in progress. Cotswold right arm and hand, reflocked, repainted, replacement pull string. Still needs a little work on the voice box, and matching trousers.





AT Commander II - A GIJCC Incentive figure from years past, I got this figure for my 18th birthday. The Club had him on a big blowout sale.




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PostSubject: Re: ActionYankee's Yankees and Chaps   Thu Oct 26, 2017 9:51 pm

The AT's are looking really cool Ian,

Looking back in the thread I'm really taken with the Aquanaut Cool Cool

That looks like an 'easy" bash to put together and fantastic looking figure - can't beat a roll neck on a VAM !! cheers
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PostSubject: Re: ActionYankee's Yankees and Chaps   Thu Oct 26, 2017 11:44 pm

Nice AT figures AY! Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: ActionYankee's Yankees and Chaps   Thu Oct 26, 2017 11:44 pm

Nice AT figures AY! Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: ActionYankee's Yankees and Chaps   Fri Oct 27, 2017 8:08 am

More fantastic shots of your collection mate! cheers cheers

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PostSubject: Re: ActionYankee's Yankees and Chaps   Tue Apr 17, 2018 2:24 am

New look for Rodge.

His hat, Thompson, socks, and belt.

Boots from skj's care package. Shorts are Timeless Joe issue, jacket is Cotswold.

DSC_0317 by Ian Stoops, on Flickr

DSC_0318 by Ian Stoops, on Flickr

DSC_0319 by Ian Stoops, on Flickr

DSC_0320 by Ian Stoops, on Flickr

DSC_0321 by Ian Stoops, on Flickr

Based on an old kitbash of mine with Sean: Blue Beret Savanna Fighter

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PostSubject: Re: ActionYankee's Yankees and Chaps   Tue Apr 17, 2018 8:17 am

Wonderful shots of Roger! bounce bounce

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PostSubject: Re: ActionYankee's Yankees and Chaps   Tue Apr 17, 2018 9:41 am

I’m liking the new look for Rodge.

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