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Two of these of bones orc spearmen (77003) was modified and shanghaied into service as 50 Fathoms redmen.  I considered also modifying the chainmain and making it into furs, but decided that was too much work for standard mooks.

 

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I also bought a set of captured pirates from Old Glory miniatures and painted up the natives as red men.  Sadly the quality of the sculpts on these was not the best, so not sure they deserved the base treatment I gave them.

 

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Also painted up one of the captures pirates, I had to sculpt him a cap, since his head was very flat and weird looking on top, and his malformed leg was turned into a leg wound.  I think the rest of the bunch will be unpainted forever.

 

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The pirate and the natives are from Old Glory miniatures in a set called Captured Pirates. The set is very cheap, and unfortunately the minis look it too.

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The pirate and the natives are from Old Glory miniatures in a set called Captured Pirates. The set is very cheap, and unfortunately the minis look it too.

Thanks for the information. I will go and have a look.
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