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What display shelves are recommended for a diorama? by Jay Remitz #51470
PICS - Since your are talking dealership diorama.... by Larry Hooper #51470.1
It would still have to be pretty large space for 1/24. Consider 1/43 instead? (EOM) by Patty Henderson #51470.2
My solution.... by Richard Sufficool #51470.3
Rich, those are works of art. BEAUTIFUL. (EOM) by Jerry Gorsuch #51470.3.1
Very nice! What scale is this 1:35? (EOM) by Chav Popov #51470.3.2
PICs - Guys busy at the shop... by Hollis Cornell #51469
I like those wheels on the Charger 500. Enjoyed this setup. (EOM) by Billy Collins #51469.1
That LE 1958 Impala looks far nicer in person! The color is so beautiful and unique by Phil Realmuto #51469.2
Hollis .... Do the guys get to take lunch? (EOM) by Dennis Mong #51469.3
Sure they do. They even have insurance. (EOM) by Hollis Cornell #51469.3.1
Hollis...do your guys make house calls to remove Butt Warts from cars? (EOM) by George Schire #51469.3.1.1
Sorry they don't make any house calls. (EOM) by Hollis Cornell #51469.
PICs - Daily Dose of Diecast...Saturday by John Merritt #51468
Very nice Buick. (EOM) by Billy Collins #51468.1
+ 1 ... Glad I have this offering (EOM) by Dennis Mong #51468.1.1
An eye catcher on my shelf. The color pops and the wide whites just oozes beauty. (EOM) by George Schire #51468.2
One of my favourites mine is 338, one of 8 47 - 49's on my shelf (EOM) by John Munro #51468.3
Have it, adore it! 10 Star model!!!! (EOM) by Phil Realmuto #51468.4
A few pics of the outstanding 1941 Packard 120 Woody LECC car. by Mark Sweeney #51467
Superb pictures of a superb model. Thanks Mark. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #51467.1
next one? by Geoff Jowett #51467.2
Pic # 6 ... It's my favorite (EOM) by Dennis Mong #51467.3
Gorgeous!!!! (EOM) by Phil Realmuto #51467.4
Hollis ... Your " Guys Working in the Shop" are a big hit ... Congrats ... :) (EOM) by Dennis Mong #51466
Thank you hope everyone enjoys the pictures. (EOM) by Hollis Cornell #51466.1
Absolutely. It's what this forum is about. (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #51466.1.1
+1. (EOM) by Billy Collins #51466.2
+2 (EOM) by Bob Jackman #51466.2.1
PICs - Guys still busy at the shop this morning.. by Hollis Cornell #51465
The good old days by Ronald Casella #51465.1
I'd like some of those little guys to keep my cars polished. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #51465.2
YEAH !! ... I like those guys as well ... I need about a half a dozen or so ... (EOM) by Dennis Mong #51465.2.1
That black DM '57 Chevy will forever to my eyes be the best replicated and most by George Schire #51465.3
The skirts came from a very old plastic model kit and I am a BIG fan of them. Every 50 or early 60 by Hollis Cornell #51465.3.1
+1 I grew up with skirts (LOL, no pun intended.) Love them on (most) cars. This Chevy is perfect! (EOM) by Frank Kocour #51465.3.1.1
LOL, I've always looked at and liked skirts, but not on cars. :) (EOM) by George Schire #51465.3.1.2
Its what makes the world go round some do and some don't. (EOM) by Hollis Cornell #51465.
The Bel Air looks great with skirts. It's nice that the shop stays so busy. (EOM) by John Merritt #51465.4
PICs - Daily Dose of Diecast...Friday by John Merritt #51464
John, wonderful model and pictures. by Chav Popov #51464.1
Thanks Chav, very interesting. That color combo could have been a good one. (EOM) by John Merritt #51464.1.1
It is very nice. I have it ;) (EOM) by Chav Popov #51464.1.1.1
Very nice photos! (EOM) by Ken Hendricks #51464.2
PICs - Guys busy at the shop... by Hollis Cornell #51463
55 Ford by Robert Enos #51463.1
+1 (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #51463.1.1
Another +1 by Ronald Casella #51463.1.1.1
+2. Wish I knew how to safely and quickly remove it from my FM Fords. (EOM) by George Schire #51463.1.2
My son used his Dremel to cut off the Kit. I am us'ing assorted files to shape the back end to fit by Hollis Cornell #51463.1.2.1
I used a dremel tool to remove mine also - really improves the looks (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #51463.1.3
Nice to hear that your son helped! Does he share your passion for model cars? (EOM) by Steve Jacobs #51463.1.3.1
Yes he does. He collects the 18th scale Mopars. He is also a auto mechanic. (EOM) by Hollis Cornell #51463.
LOL, and I ask, "What is a Dremel?" Truth be told though, I'd not personally ever try to do such by George Schire #51463.
It's a Swiss pet name for a loving wife..... (EOM) by George Bojaciuk #51463.
LOL...yea your right!!! (EOM) by David Angeloni #51463.
George a Dremel is a small power tool that you can sand, polish and cut with depending on the by Hollis Cornell #51463.
Absolutely - ive already burned one out (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #51463.
PIC: Dashboard of '55 Ford Crown Victoria (from DM) This is one boring and bland dashboard. by George Schire #51462
Speaking of dashboard disappointments, look at the dash of a 1956-7 Mark ll by Phil Realmuto #51462.1
PICs - Daily Dose of Diecast...Thursday by John Merritt #51461
PICs - Guys busy at the shop... by Hollis Cornell #51460
Well done 'again'. (EOM) by Billy Collins #51460.1
The white walls on your T-Bird look great. What did you replace the originals with? (EOM) by Pete Rovero #51460.2
I'd like to know also. Looks great. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #51460.2.1
Think I got them from a DeSoto can't remember really. Never liked those fat balloon like whitewall by Hollis Cornell #51460.2.1.1
The T-Bird looks great. (EOM) by John Merritt #51460.3
*** WOW - AMAZING *** (EOM) by Dennis Mong #51460.4
Good going!! (EOM) by John Bono #51460.5
Roger, as promised, here is the D4C Delahaye repair by Chav Popov #51459
Wow fantastic job (EOM) by Walter Kramer #51459.1
Now I understand why I never pursued model making. I don't have the patience and the knowledge by Frank Kocour #51459.2
My thoughts exactly, Frank. That plus clumsiness = disaster. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #51459.2.1
Chav, thank-you so much for such an on point tutorial ! And your humor is great too ! (EOM) by Steve Jacobs #51459.2.2
Excellent! You have the skills of a doctor! ;<) (EOM) by Tony F Perrone #51459.3ModeratorZone Diplomat
I enjoy the tips from you folks (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #51459.4
Thank you all for the positive comments ... by Chav Popov #51459.5
I'm intrigued by the "scope" on your table! (EOM) by George Bojaciuk #51459.5.1
George, do you mean the microscope or the "scope" of things/models? by Chav Popov #51459.5.1.1
Looks awesome! (EOM) by George Bojaciuk #51459.
WOW - Very Very Nice article - Sweet Repair Table Set Up ... and by Dennis Mong #51459.6
PICs. Guys busy at the shop.. by Hollis Cornell #51458
Outstanding! (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #51458.1
Only One by David Trask #51458.2
For now. Will be posting a lot more pictures in feature. (EOM) by Hollis Cornell #51458.2.1
Cool. (EOM) by Billy Collins #51458.3
Very Cool!!! Is that a Johnny Lightning Superbird in the photo? (EOM) by John Napoli #51458.4
No its a Crown Premium that was repainted black. (EOM) by Hollis Cornell #51458.4.1
Nice job (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #51458.5
Very cool. (EOM) by John Merritt #51458.6
PICs - Daily Dose of Diecast...Wednesday by John Merritt #51457
I soooooo want one of those .... Never been able to write a check with that many zero's & I by Dennis Mong #51457.1
PICs - I have this one too... by John Merritt #51457.1.1
A couple more [PIC] by Richard Sufficool #51457.1.1.1
really glad u can continue to post John (EOM) by Geoff Jowett #51457.
That's the one I have and love it!!!! (EOM) by David Angeloni #51457.1.1.2
I have that top down one also and the LE Black/Silver one! Awesome models (EOM) by Phil Realmuto #51457.
I also have a top up and down version (EOM) by Walter Kramer #51457.2
PIC: Look what is finally sitting on my 1:24 shelf. With "period correct" white walls baby! by George Schire #51456
I love that beauty! It was my very first FM, purchased at a Gallery Store! (EOM) by Barry Levittan #51456.1
Mine with the "incorrect" thin whites was purchased at the FM store in the Mall of America. by George Schire #51456.1.1
Congrats George, I have the wide ww version and it is a great look. by John Merritt #51456.2
The "thin white" original release was so blatant an error on FM's part. When I pointed it out to by George Schire #51456.2.1
It could be that the owner of the 1:1 that FM modeled had narrow whites on the car at the time! (EOM) by Barry Levittan #51456.2.1.1
Barry, perhaps so, but that's no excuse in my opinion. It's all about doing by George Schire #51456.
Hey George ... Congrats - Very Happy for you ... Good Job buddy :) (EOM) by Dennis Mong #51456.2.1.2
Thanks Dennis. (EOM) by George Schire #51456.
I've had this one forever....love it! (EOM) by John Bono #51456.3
I purchased a second one cheap and put on correct whitewalls, dremeled off the skirts and made half- by Ron Dietrich #51456.4
To each their own, but I'd not like it without the skirts. On this car they look great. (EOM) by George Schire #51456.4.1
I've had rhe correct version a very long time, parked next to my 57, 58, and 59s (EOM) by David Vandermeer #51456.5
PICs - Daily Dose of Diecast...Tuesday by John Merritt #51455
Beautiful model that sadly I don't own . (EOM) by Phil Realmuto #51455.1

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