Re: [Epic] Replicate Miniatures

From: Brett Hollindale <agro_at_...>
Date: Tue, 23 Sep 1997 13:56:11 +0200 (MET DST)

At 10:56 PM 22/9/97 -0400, you 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

Although copying lead figures in plastic is neither expensive nor difficult...

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