Re: [Epic] Replicate Miniatures

From: Robert Lenghaus <lenghaus_at_...>
Date: Tue, 23 Sep 1997 13:19:54 +1000 (EST)

I don't suppose you could actualy tell us how much they cost to produce so
we could calculate GW profit margin. (I would lay money on it being over

On Mon, 22 Sep 1997, Sauron Moridor wrote:

> Sauron1 writes; Actually copying lead miniatures seems a very expensive and
> hazardous procedure. Vulcanizing rubber, mixing and pouring lead in to
> rubber molds and spinning them to get proper penetration is not easily
> done. Unless you are in the jewelry business, or know some one who is.;}
> Manufacturers us spin casters the size of washing machines with 12" molds
> split horizontally.Their casting employees are expensive to insure
> medically as Lead exposure is carsigenic! Actually my research of two
> miniature figures producers economics show that the greatest expense is the
> printing costs of the packages and the plastic bubble.( Don,t Ask! Who or
> how!) sauron1
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