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Farm Animals
Farm Animals
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by: Frederick Boucher [ JPTRR ]


Originally published on:
RailRoad Modeling

Bless the beasts...
Pegasus Hobbies offers this set of 30 animals of nine species suitable for any era. Cows, bulls, dogs, hogs, hens, turkeys, goats, roosters and donkeys; male and female.

...and the mold makers
These figures are well molded with good feather and fur texture. Just a hint of flash. Natural poses. Sharp detailing. Only the fowl have some duplicate poses. The bulls' horns are molded separately.

The only potential problems are the mold tabs that need to be removed from some of the models, and the soft plastic. It does not hold paint well, but unless one intends to handle these figures, that should not be a problem.

Kitmaker member Paul Bods [PaulsBods] kindly allows us to use his photos of the painted models.

Off to market
This set of O scale / Quarterscale / 1/48 animals has endless possibilities for modelers of any subject.

Please tell Pegasus Hobbies and your retailer that you saw these models here - on RailRoad Modeling!
SUMMARY
Highs: Well molded with good feather and fur texture. Natural poses. Sharp detailing.
Lows: Relatively thick sprue attachments.
Verdict: This set of O scale / Quarterscale / 1/48 animals has endless possibilities for modelers of any subject for an excellent value.
Percentage Rating
98%
  Scale: 1:1
  Mfg. ID: 7006
  Suggested Retail: $7.99
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  PUBLISHED: Nov 13, 2012
NETWORK-WIDE AVERAGE RATINGS
  THIS REVIEWER: 87.00%
  MAKER/PUBLISHER: 91.50%

About Frederick Boucher (JPTRR)
FROM: TENNESSEE, UNITED STATES

I'm a professional pilot with a degree in art. My first model was an AMT semi dump truck. Then Monogram's Lunar Lander right after the lunar landing. Next, Revell's 1/32 Bf-109G...cried havoc and released the dogs of modeling! My interests--if built before 1900, or after 1955, then I proba...

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