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Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 16-02-19, 10:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 183
Posted By Sonofacqms
Cool Reduced Inniskillings

OK, 20 now UK Postage included.

Rob
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 16-02-19, 05:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 114
Posted By Sonofacqms
Smile MD

Medical Doctor?

Rob
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 15-02-19, 09:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 223
Posted By Sonofacqms
Cool Suffolk badge

From what I can see this looks to me like a Suffolk Regt OSD collar badge, as to whether there is any letters or whatever visible I would need to look at the badge closer.
Rob
Forum: General Topics. 13-02-19, 05:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 164
Posted By Sonofacqms
Smile Dinky toys thoughts

Thanks for your replies, I'm sure it's a presentation piece, my friend was going to "restore it" but I think he's had second thoughts.

Rob
Forum: General Topics. 12-02-19, 09:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 164
Posted By Sonofacqms
Cool Truck off . . !

Phil, I love your thought, could be a volunteer wagon.

Rob
Forum: Cavalry, Yeomanry, Tank/RAC Badges 12-02-19, 08:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 597
Posted By Sonofacqms
Smile Pics?

I always wonder who the photographer was . . !

Rob
Forum: General Topics. 12-02-19, 08:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 164
Posted By Sonofacqms
Smile RASC/RCT

This has probably the weirdest thread I will ever start, and it's not really to do with badges, however, a friend of mine bought a Dinky Toys Thorneycroft tank transporter along with a centurion...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 08-02-19, 08:19 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,078
Posted By Sonofacqms
Cool Collecting problems

As with all collecting, knowledge is the king, when I buy a collection of badges I do not split them up, as to whether you would make more money by doing this is irrelevant, to me, with superb fakes...
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 08-02-19, 08:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 362
Posted By Sonofacqms
Cool Luke , I'm sure you've summed it up, lets let the...

Luke , I'm sure you've summed it up, lets let the experts comment . . !

Rob
Forum: Reproductions, Restrikes, Fakes, Forgeries, and Copies 08-02-19, 10:42 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,078
Posted By Sonofacqms
Cool Re-enactment items

Without getting into the "rights or wrongs" of badges and other items for re-enacting, I think the company name and date of manufacture on the reverse could be helpful and in such a way it could not...
Forum: It's a Mystery -Unknown Insignia for Identification 07-02-19, 07:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 176
Posted By Sonofacqms
Plate

Didn't insurance companies supply plates for buildings so that fire brigades attending knew the building was insured.

Rob
Forum: Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers and Royal Signals. 06-02-19, 06:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 402
Posted By Sonofacqms
Question Armband

How about "RMP"

Rob
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 06-02-19, 09:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 183
Posted By Sonofacqms
Smile Inniskilling Fusiliers

A spare Inniskilling Fusiliers cap badge, a good example with the flag to the right, blowholes to the reverse 25.00, exchanges welcomed, as usual P+P to UK included in the price, payment by paypal...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 06-02-19, 08:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 331
Posted By Sonofacqms
Birmingham mint badges

Tim, I never bought any Birmingham mint badges knowingly, I have a DCLI which they made which has an extremely good look to it and could be taken for an officers badge apart from having a slider.
I...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 05-02-19, 09:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 331
Posted By Sonofacqms
Suffolk Regt cap badge

Luke, you are the first person to confirm my thoughts, I commented on a badge someone put up a while back which I said I would not be happy with this on my Suffolk boards, apparently the member who...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 05-02-19, 06:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 331
Posted By Sonofacqms
Cool KC Suffolks

OK, I probably have a complete case of restrikitis, this pattern I have not encountered before.
I have two spare badges as this one and may offer one of them on this forum.
Thanks for your inputs....
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 05-02-19, 01:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 143
Posted By Sonofacqms
Reduction!!!

Reduced to 25.00 which includes postage to UK.

Rob
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 05-02-19, 08:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 196
Posted By Sonofacqms
Cool Reductions!!!

All buttons reduced by 1.00, as usual P+P to UK included in the price, payment by paypal friends and family please.

Rob
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 04-02-19, 04:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 143
Posted By Sonofacqms
Smile Manchester HPC

A Manchester HPC, all four loops present, one slightly bent, 30.00, exchanges welcomed, as usual P+P to UK included in the price, payment by paypal friends and family please.

PM me if any...
Forum: The Classifieds: Sales and Wanted 04-02-19, 04:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 196
Posted By Sonofacqms
Smile Spare buttons

A few of my spare buttons, exchanges welcomed, as usual P+P to UK included in the price, payment by paypal friends and family please.

Top row:- left to right
7th Dragoon Guards Off to a new home...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 03-02-19, 11:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 331
Posted By Sonofacqms
Smile KC Suffolk

Matti, thanks for you opinion, the KC version is the same as one being sold online and described as being a reproduction, I have seen original badges described as copies or restrikes and bought them...
Forum: Infantry (& Guards) Badges 03-02-19, 09:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 331
Posted By Sonofacqms
Question Suffolk Regt thoughts?

I have always been dismissive of this KC version of the Suffolk Regiment cap badge, lots are online, some honestly described as reproduction, but looking at a Queens crown version (which a veteran...
Forum: General Topics. 03-02-19, 08:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 408
Posted By Sonofacqms
Cool Dragon?

This is a badge that I have seen at various militaria fairs, not may I say on the tried and trusted sellers stalls, so it could be a pouch badge, but they generally have screw posts, I don't think...
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 01-02-19, 10:22 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 763
Posted By Sonofacqms
Cool Chris, thanks for the information on dimensions ...

Chris, thanks for the information on dimensions

Dave, I have no idea where Mr Hankin is, from memory he sold army badges and I think police items, I did buy a few bits from him.

Rob
Forum: Anodised Aluminium Badges 01-02-19, 02:52 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 763
Posted By Sonofacqms
Cool Sussex Yeomanry A/A

If I remember correctly a dealer called J. Hankin who lived in South London was selling these for 5/- each back in the sixties and early seventies, where are they now . . !

(That's 25p each by...
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