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Post by forcefull1 on Sun May 29, 2016 3:59 pm

The resin is barely cured on the last of my P:ARAH casts, and I'm thinking ahead to the next project.
I'm looking at this thread as a source of future project ideas for OWN, as well as for ideas for our own individual projects.  Members here might look at this thread and say, "Hey, I never knew that head was out there.  I might want to use that."
I'm looking to see if there is sufficient interest in getting head casts made of various figures.  Besides my suggestions below, I'm also looking for ideas of good heads that are out there from non-Joe toylines that we may want to have done here.
At this point the only items that would be off the table would be unique sculpts made by others in the collecting community (such as Nova's stuff), or stuff that we only have access to as casts from previous projects (such as Project 95), unless we obtain permission to use them.

Maybe besides the below someone in the group has some sculpting talent and can take one of our Rambo heads and sculpt some Rocky hair on it?  I'd be happy to donate a Rambo head or two to someone if they feel they can do it.

$5 for each head for OWN members?
If we get 6 or more people to say "Yeah, I want _______," then I'll make a mold of _______.  No money changes hands until casts are done.
Thoughts?

NOW AVAILABLE!!  Red Shadows and Bronze Bomber Cool Breeze
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Bronze Bomber Cool Breeze
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What I have in my collection that may be of interest:
The 1997 Bronze Bombers, specifically the four with non-goofy expressions.  
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Or, heck, if there was enough interest, the four with goofy expressions too.
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Ninja Commando Storm Shadow
Interest in cast heads? Stormshadow

Star Brigade Falcon
Interest in cast heads? Starbrigadefalcon

Convention Interrogator
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Ninja Force Zartan, but with mohawk removed (as used for my pre-Zartan hitman pictured here)
Interest in cast heads? DSC00096_zps53171ec5

Martial Master from Remco American Forces
Interest in cast heads? MartialMaster

Generic USS Flagg sailor - no pic handy
Flash head with Shipwreck hat, ball joint head (I received a few of these in a bulk lot years ago.  No idea who made them. I'm considering them to be in the public domain unless someone says otherwise.)

Others I'm aware of that may be good, but I don't own:
Remco biker dude (my buddy is actually casting this, I believe)
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Bronze Bomber Mapman Jackson
Interest in cast heads? 2mapman

Bronze Bomber Sure Fire
Interest in cast heads? 2surefire

Power Commandos
Interest in cast heads? Powercommando-loose

UPDATED June 11, 2016 with more ideas:

Bronze Bomber Wayne Alexander
Interest in cast heads? Wga

Movie Vega with hair removed
Interest in cast heads? Vegalarge


Updated June 30, 2016 with more:

Unifighters!
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Updated March 12, 2017:

Adventure Man
Interest in cast heads? Am_af_2

Fearless Forces
Interest in cast heads? Pbucket

National Defense
Interest in cast heads? 4724df03f4ab155b0df9df3d98125968

Any other good heads out there?


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Post by Rambo on Mon May 30, 2016 11:09 am

Do you have all those heads available???

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Post by forcefull1 on Mon May 30, 2016 11:13 am

Just the ones I indicated I have

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Post by kramer70 on Mon May 30, 2016 12:46 pm

I love all the bronze bomber heads. I am planning on doing a group of African militia team and these heads are great.
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Post by Rambo on Mon May 30, 2016 8:36 pm

Bronze Bombers for the win... again Smile

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Post by ucsf on Tue May 31, 2016 9:43 am

Those unproduced figures look amazing! I'd vote for those two, but otherwise all of these look cool.

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Post by cyko on Thu Jun 02, 2016 9:43 am

I've always liked the Remco biker dude, but I wouldn't need tons of him. And the Power Commandos are wacky, but Mummy Man and not-Undertow are pretty cool. I keep thinking I'll chase the Bronze Bomber Wayne Alexander (the sailor) but never get him on eBay. That Red Shadow ball-neck conversion would be nice to see cast!
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Post by Hobgoblin on Thu Jun 02, 2016 6:58 pm

I'd go for those prototypes and the red shadow.

What torso is that Zartan?
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Post by forcefull1 on Thu Jun 02, 2016 7:03 pm

Zartan torso is Wildcard's

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Post by DarkJedi on Sat Jun 04, 2016 12:51 am

I think many would be interested in these heads.
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Post by forcefull1 on Sat Jun 11, 2016 4:56 pm

Added two more ideas:

Bronze Bomber Wayne Alexander
Interest in cast heads? Wga

Movie Vega with hair removed
Interest in cast heads? Vegalarge

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Post by Rambo on Sat Jun 11, 2016 7:06 pm

Vega torso would be great too!!!

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Post by forcefull1 on Fri Jul 01, 2016 7:25 pm

Bumped to add Unifighters. Anyone have any?

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Post by Faust on Sun Jul 10, 2016 4:12 am

I'd love to have casts of all these heads, especially the Mummy Mask from Power Commandos. I actually almost paid $40 just for that head a while back but I passed on it because paying that much for a single head is out of my price range Wink
I really love discovering G.I. Joe compatible figures, recently I stumbled across these and I have been looking for examples of them since but they seem to be ultra rare toys. http://www.yojoe.com/archive/actfig/medecins.shtml
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Post by forcefull1 on Mon Aug 01, 2016 6:21 pm

So I picked up Bronze Bomber Cool Breeze with the intent to cast his head as, for a non-Hasbro sculpt, it's quite good.
Interest in cast heads? Breeze04-prev
However, in person the head is just a bit big. It doesn't look too bad on Roadblock's torso, but it can stick out on other torsos.
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Anyway, would anyone be interested in a cast for $5? If I can sell at least 4 casts, I'm happy to do it.

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Post by kramer70 on Tue Aug 02, 2016 6:18 pm

I would be interested, however I would want a group of all the bronze bombers. Do you have the other figure heads. Looking to make a Africa militia group. Let me know
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Post by forcefull1 on Tue Aug 02, 2016 9:04 pm

OK, I will officially be casting Mr. Bronze Bomber Cool Breeze. I'll hopefully have him available when the Billy casts are ready to go in a few weeks.
I do have the 8 Bronze Bombers from 1997. They are on the to-do list.
I do not have any more of the 1988 Bombers.

If anyone has any of the 1988s and would be willing to lend them, I'd be happy to cast them for the group.

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Post by forcefull1 on Tue Jun 20, 2017 10:00 pm

Added National Defense. These are just this side of decent sculpts in my opinion. I do have the guy with the eyepatch -- second to last from the right.

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