It's not our intention to harm your reputation nor your business and if you say that you truly believe that what you have are authentic, then I can only accept you at face value on this belief. However, I'm sure that you can appreciate that we as a community also have an obligation...
Yeah we know about these. They're bad repros being passed off by Spitfire Spares as real deal boosters. They're 'throwing in' a real booster nut to the first purchase to further obscure things, but they are repros none the less... did I mention that they're piss-poor ones at that? Those fins are...
And done! (Excuse the crappy iPhone pictures... I really have to get a better set up! :()
Vintage MPP Microflash from a S92 military kit
Vintage single-step shroud
Vintage silver rectangular clamp side bars
Vintage D-ring from Chaim Murzan
Man I really am terrible at updating this thread!
Ok, I’ll slowly catch up so I’m not bombarding everyone with tons of stuff.
First off, I’m finally finishing off my vintage MPP Vader ANH build!
I also finally get to use this fancy grip guide that I paid a ton for
Been too busy/lazy to...
Well, thanks to Chris and those pictures, at least we (or at least me!) now know that the Ranch Saber was a patent!
I'd tend to say that it was a Folmer patent over a Graflex patent based on the look of the stamping....
Hmm... I can't really say because I've never actually had a replica MPP to compare it with.
The only comparable that I have is that I would say that a MPP flash - including the shroud which is aluminum so doesn't really add too much to the overall weight imo - is fairly comparable in weight to...
For sale are vintage Busch Pressman 2-cell and 3-cell flashes.
I bought these with the intention of building a custom lightsaber; but I don’t even have the time to finish off my regular canon hilts so I might as well give these to someone who will actually make something out of them.