Monday, September 01, 2008

Hinton Hunt and other vintage 20mm figures identification blogs


I just wanted to let you know about two blogs I have set up to help people trying to identify vintage 20mm wargames figures.

The Hinton Hunter concentrates on Hinton Hunt (!). To date it covers the Napoleonic, ACW, ECW, Medieval and Colonial ranges; probably Crimean next.

Its URL is

I have also just started a second blog, The Old Metal Detector, to complement this with stuff on other manufacturers. It is at

I wondered if you would be able to draw them to the intention of anyone you think would be interested, and also to anyone who might be able to provide photographs of any of the figures which are currently missing.


Clive Smithers