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PostSubject: New arrivals from car boot sale   Sun Aug 24, 2014 10:49 pm

Today i went to a carbootsale at a recreational area, just outside Oss, an hours drive from Amsterdam. In the morning the weather was nice, but around noon it started to rain. After 1,5 hours of rain many people had already left and the sellers had started packing up their stuff.

But before that i made some great finds whick i like to share with you. As Roger pointed out to me a couple of weekd ago, we sometimes buy figures in order to get the one very special one, in the end. So i decided to take my chances and look for other animals.

For me my best find is this big chunky Action Man, Operation Grizzly.
It does not have the action man figure itself or the bullet it shoots from the gun mounted on his back.
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This lot of animals has some minidinos, mini wild cats, a AAA stegosaurus and a Chap Mei zebra, that moves its head when you press the button on its back.
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And close-up of the mini-dinos
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Here are some wild cats, including a AAA tiger cub.
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A nice group of farm animals. I realy like the turkey.
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A mixed group.
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A mixed group; Schleich chickens and donkey, Safari pig, unknown sheepdogs and a tortoise puzzle.
And..... and.... a little fox.
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I will save him for Roger.

And some loose animals:
Schleich lioness and panther.
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Single black elephant.
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I also got a small bucket full of old Britain farm animals, but i haven't looked them throu yet. As you can see not many bears for me today, but i am happy with my Action man. And finaly i have some figures to put on my tradelist. I hope to have some time for that soon.

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PostSubject: Re: New arrivals from car boot sale   Sun Aug 24, 2014 10:59 pm

Lot of newcomers!!! Congrats cyclops  cyclops  cyclops

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PostSubject: Re: New arrivals from car boot sale   Sun Aug 24, 2014 11:00 pm

Beautiful additions! cheers Congrats! I think Roger will love your fox. Wink

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PostSubject: Re: New arrivals from car boot sale   Sun Aug 24, 2014 11:04 pm

I love those dogs, huge congrats on some interesting animals. Do the collies have stamps? I'm curious as to what they might be.

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PostSubject: Re: New arrivals from car boot sale   Sun Aug 24, 2014 11:10 pm

Saarlooswolfhound wrote:
I love those dogs, huge congrats on some interesting animals. Do the collies have stamps? I'm curious as to what they might be.

I dont think they are the same brand.
The large collie is the same as the one with the other lot farm animals.
The black pup in the middle is marked 1995 MEG
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PostSubject: Re: New arrivals from car boot sale   Sun Aug 24, 2014 11:32 pm

Many congratulations for all your figureOh, I am truly appreciating the fact that you're keeping that wonderful fox for me... many thanks! It is very kind from you. Very Happy
Congratulations for all these figures, mainly your new action bear, coll video! Cool
The fox looks a copy of Starlux fox, it is wonderful, I hope I have a bear for you! bounce Laughing


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PostSubject: Re: New arrivals from car boot sale   Sun Aug 24, 2014 11:44 pm

Lots of great models, - the bear, the ChapMei zebra, I have never seen them before.Shocked 

And lovely dogs ! And donkeys, chickens, - a retired, beautyful Safari-pig ! And the turkey, that "fuzzy" sheep ! Are the large goats from TM ? ...what fun to get such a huge and varied lot on your hands  cheers cheers 

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PostSubject: Re: New arrivals from car boot sale   Mon Aug 25, 2014 12:29 am

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Lots of great models, - the bear, the ChapMei zebra, I have never seen them before.Shocked 

And lovely dogs ! And donkeys, chickens, - a retired, beautyful Safari-pig ! And the turkey, that "fuzzy" sheep ! Are the large goats from TM ?  ...what fun to get such a huge and varied lot on your hands  cheers cheers 

Chap Mei has many more animals like that. Even a grizzly, a cave bear and a polar bear. But here in Holland they are hard to find.
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About the goat; There are no markings on any of the farm animals.

I found that the elephant, rhino, hippo and lion go together.
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PostSubject: Re: New arrivals from car boot sale   Mon Aug 25, 2014 12:37 am

The rhino, hippo, elephant, and lion are Nayab figures I think. scratch And thanks about the dogs, what about the other pup in the photo? I wonder what 1995 MEG means...  study 

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PostSubject: Re: New arrivals from car boot sale   Mon Aug 25, 2014 12:49 am

Saarlooswolfhound wrote:
The rhino, hippo, elephant, and lion are Nayab figures I think. scratch And thanks about the dogs, what about the other pup in the photo? I wonder what 1995 MEG means...  study 

Nothing on the second pup either. The details at the bottom of their paws is very different.
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PostSubject: Re: New arrivals from car boot sale   Mon Aug 25, 2014 1:07 am

hmm... that's interesting. Well thanks for sharing them, they're wonderful figures in my opinion.  Very Happy 

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PostSubject: Re: New arrivals from car boot sale   Mon Aug 25, 2014 4:10 am

What a great find! I'm so happy for you  Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: New arrivals from car boot sale   Mon Aug 25, 2014 5:33 am

Congratulations,  a nice and interesting catch!! :)

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PostSubject: Re: New arrivals from car boot sale   Mon Aug 25, 2014 8:01 am

I had no idea that the Action Man line had such awesome companions  Cool 

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PostSubject: Re: New arrivals from car boot sale   Mon Aug 25, 2014 10:57 am

MEG is Puppy In My Pocket Very Happy Great find!! Very Happy Love Border Collies <3

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PostSubject: Re: New arrivals from car boot sale   Mon Aug 25, 2014 11:28 am

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Chap Mei has many more animals like that. Even a grizzly, a cave bear and a polar bear. But here in Holland they are hard to find.
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What a fabulous collection affraid
Many I have not seen before !!!
One of the rhino calfs look exactly like the one from Safari, - I wonder if it is a mistake scratch


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PostSubject: Re: New arrivals from car boot sale   Mon Aug 25, 2014 12:30 pm

It comes close to the Safari calf, but ey all rhino's look a like to me. lol!

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PostSubject: Re: New arrivals from car boot sale   Mon Aug 25, 2014 1:24 pm

SUSANNE wrote:

One of the rhino calfs look exactly like the one from Safari, - I wonder if it is a mistake scratch

Susanne, the first calf is definitely CM, I have it. I seriously doubt that the other one is the same brand, the skin texture is completely different

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PostSubject: Re: New arrivals from car boot sale   Tue Aug 26, 2014 4:11 am


Great chap mei collection.. Applause Applause

I like much...much the Meerkat set...what a beautiful figure

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PostSubject: Re: New arrivals from car boot sale   Wed Aug 27, 2014 3:52 am

Congrats Dutch Bear!

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