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I have seen some very impressive builds that have figures added. (Sailors, Captains, Etc)


I have searched the Internet and have found many figures for railroad builds but I can not find a good source for ship figures. 


Do you know of any good sources for different scales and types or does everyone hand carve their own and if so, is there a good source for images for reference?



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Hi Zack.

sometimes it takes a longer time to search for figurine sources. But we`re lucky to be able to use the WWW today. When cosidering the scale for a new project I usualy have a short research if there would be appropriate figures available in that scale, because self-carving is not my thing, and on the other hand in my opinion a model without crew is too naked. Here  a few examples of scale 1:48 crew figures (origine of metal cast or plastic).

In case of the rowing boats crew there was a slight surgery to figures arms (one  side) in order to to grab the oar end properly, fitting some self made tricorn hats, for individuals, etc....,   enjoy...













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