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Hi Dave, Interesting observations. I am lookinga t statistiics and see threads about Zvezda or Caesar new rerleases hit 600 or 700 entries.Pity some s-r sets barely get 100. mmh i cannot coomprehend.
That guy you mention has the good taste for "Thing red fez ".Maybe i get to meet him one glorious day.
Maybe just little exaggeration perhaps creeping like scale.
have a nice week. Life is good.
I think that is why the HaT team limited topics on their forum . I suppose they can see which of their products gets the most hits not just the length of the thread. For example British WWI machine guns-700 French WWI 37mm gun-429 WWI Cossacks-982.
I wonder if Strelets have a counter on their future release pics?
Maybe David,it is a good thing to try and improve the statistics s=r lean on teh sculptors to say ...look imrpve teh situation/poses. S-r art looks very computer generated ...those bearskins yuk.and clip and paste face clone .Command set and private would help teh painters.
To me is disappointing to see score like the caesar and zvezda eclipse strelets on their own website.
maybe is something to do with product impact.Zvezda use historical classical type box design.S-R seem to trial different forms.caesars, i never buy them.
I am only buying s-r and things i need lik e zvezda artillery wagon/caissons etc.(not for figures)
Okay i exicited waiting for boats to start arrive tomorrow onward .small conversions to do on them...oh yes i (shame on me)still have rouskie jagers to paint.
have teh nice week professori.
Hannants best sellers top ten chart now has all HaT products except for two. The new sets have just arrived in the UK. Of the top ten best sellers, nine are 1/72nd scale figure sets which is encouraging.
Most of the new 1/72 figure sets are on hannats topten when they were released.I think that is the reason they carry nearly all 1/72 figure lines.They sell good. I am loyal customer to them. I buy one box from each produced set to date. also two or three boxes on WW2 and Turkish subjects.
A single Turkish set would be a best seller. That is for sure.
I think that Strelets put unsold products on their 4-set big boxes.so you have to buy other 3 to get the new one .
I also want to thank to red fez Hank for the contrubiton on Turkish subjects.
Greetings Firat, I try to display the initial battles of the "Crimean War" war ,often forgotten and not very well covered by european history. The clashes with teh Russians in Roumania and Bulgaria along the Danube(Kalafat/Oltenitza Citaphe Silistra battles etc.)
It was wonderful of Strelets to make teh CW Turkish Figures in 3 types of Uniforms.I hope Strelets will consider to make for some artillery figures which Turkish Army was famous for in that period of time.
I have more CW Turkish contribution coming soon under Kalafat 4. A Russian Imperial band will make an appearance plus at least 1 of 5 model Steam boats converted from a HO Faller River Boat i completed earlier today.They will all be under the Red Crescent.
If Strelets release a s-r Turkish Set by itself Instead of teh including command figures, how about an artillery sprue instead ?
Have fun , Hank