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Anyone out there with a DM Chevy wrecker model handy? by Dave VanderWal #50820
PICs - Daily Dose of Diecast...Wednesday by John Merritt #50819
Very nice and the caption is most fitting. (EOM) by John Bono #50819.1
Nice snowbird (EOM) by Walter Kramer #50819.2
DM Mercury Turnpike Cruiser hood ornament needed by Gerald Mucci #50818
PICs - Daily Dose of Diecast...Tuesday by John Merritt #50817
Really looks good without the skirts John! (EOM) by Tony F Perrone #50817.1ModeratorZone Diplomat
But by David Trask #50817.1.1
I chuckled when I read your comment Tony. I think it looks awful without the skirts, because of the by George Schire #50817.1.2
Don't recall this DM issue, love it! (EOM) by John Bono #50817.2
Out of all the DM T-Birds this is my fave. Awesome photos. (EOM) by Randy Portwood #50817.3
Very nice. Are the skirts removable or did you do surgery? (EOM) by Al Dorado #50817.4
The skirts are removable. (EOM) by John Merritt #50817.4.1
Thanks for the Memories John by David Trask #50817.5
I agree. That would have been great. (EOM) by John Merritt #50817.5.1
To me it doesn't look right without the skirts. by Phil Realmuto #50817.6
I'm with you Phil. (EOM) by George Schire #50817.6.1
Yes, this car was designed to have skirts......not bad looking without. (EOM) by John Bono #50817.6.2
Thanks for all the comments. While I prefer the Baby Bird with skirts. by John Merritt #50817.7
"It all started HERE" 1:24th this is MY story, what's yours? (pic) by Phil Realmuto #50816
This was my third car from FM. I saw the unique door panel & called to inquire. by Dave Hosea #50816.1
Wow impressive collection David! You must have a huge home or have diecAST every place you look! by Phil Realmuto #50816.1.1
My first was the silver FM Gullwing. by Robert M. Woolley #50816.2
The first model I bought was the '63 Corvette in red. by John Merritt #50816.3
mine by Geoff Jowett #50816.4
The Duesenberg "20 Grand" was my first FM purchase also. (EOM) by Brian Cox #50816.5
My first "hook" into the diecast collecting was the purchase of 5 dirty cars that were piled on top by Frank Kocour #50816.6
My 1st was the DM 1:16 '53 white Caddy Eldo followed by the 1:24 DM '49 black Mercury. (EOM) by John Bono #50816.7
That big DM Eldo was my first Cadillac and 3rd diecast model. Still looks like new. (EOM) by Al Dorado #50816.7.1
FM '14 Stutz Bearcat (EOM) by Ed Stutz #50816.8
The 1st one : 1992 / FM 1963 Corvette split-window - Riverside Red. by Billy Collins #50816.9
Wow, what a collection you have. My 1st was the FM '56 Tbird in Peacock Blue. by Al Dorado #50816.10
Duesenberg twenty grand by allan oates #50816.11
55 red and white Olds and black 49 Mercury got me started (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #50816.12
I have a few questions for Mr T. Perrone: by Brian Cox #50815
Done! (EOM) by Tony F Perrone #50815.1ModeratorZone Diplomat
My internet is back. Yippee! Caused by Digital Network issues (Pics) by John Merritt #50814
Great pics and the last makes me SOooooooo proud to own that beautiful Green Cadillac! by Phil Realmuto #50814.1
I, too, passed on the blue but wish I had it now! Fortunate to have the green one, though. (EOM) by Al Dorado #50814.1.1
I actually have 7 of the 10 pictured here! Don't have that Vette, 57chevy, 30 Caddy blk by Phil Realmuto #50814.2
They are all on display in my office, how did you get them? (EOM) by John Munro #50814.3
They have all been in my collection since issued by the Mints. (EOM) by John Merritt #50814.3.1
The Johns know how to do it up right (EOM) by John Munro #50814.3.1.1
Acme 1970 Dodge by Bob Lasagna #50813
Got one a couple of weeks ago. Still thinking about it. I have posted pics. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #50813.1
I received one last week. I am still considering the model. Just not sure. by John Merritt #50813.2
I got one. Still undecided. (EOM) by Larry Hall #50813.3
1970 Challenger by Daryl Cosgrove #50813.4
My primary care doctor sternly told me ..... by Dennis Mong #50812
Hmmmm.... that reminds me..... by Richard Sufficool #50812.1
I just never told my doctor about my D4C addiction...'er ah, "interest". (EOM) by David Vandermeer #50812.2
David, the only way to go... by John Ryan #50812.2.1
State of the art recovery regime, Dennis: find a new PCP... by Ed Stutz #50812.3
Good luck, Dennis. I've been "clean" for almost a month! (EOM) by Al Dorado #50812.4
Sounds more like a wife. (EOM) by Jerry Gorsuch #50812.5
Curious about licensing laws on replicas from defunct companies??? by Phil Realmuto #50811
I'm interested to see how your questions are answered. My thought is that those companies you by George Schire #50811.1
The answer would be no. Someone owns the rights to marques like that. by Larry Hooper #50811.2
Studebaker Lic @ Stude Museum, Packard you see a guy in Las Vegas for the lic he owns, Duesenberg by Dave Hosea #50811.3
Wow by David Trask #50811.3.1
I have not had it out of the Garage so have not taken more pix & my old computer ate the old ones. by Dave Hosea #50811.3.1.1
Busy Busy by David Trask #50811.3.1.2
72 (EOM) by Dave Hosea #50811.
What CMC had to say about licensing.... by Robert M. Woolley #50811.4
So to me that means that FM didn't have to pay a cent to model the prewar mercedes, etc?? (EOM) by Phil Realmuto #50811.4.1
Probably Corrrect since FM has not done any newer editions so did not build a relationship. Only a by Dave Hosea #50811.4.1.1
I agree Mr. Wooley but those mfg have newer & if one wanted to build those the modeler contributing by Dave Hosea #50811.4.2
Interesting stuff thanks David and everyone else (EOM) by Phil Realmuto #50811.5
No Daily Dose today. My internet is down. (EOM) by John Merritt #50810
So because your internet is down all of us have a bad day. Not fair! :) (EOM) by George Schire #50810.1
Are you trapped in the diecast CAGE? by Chav Popov #50809
4 yes; 0 no; (EOM) by Chav Popov #50809.1
. (EOM) by Miles Germain #50809.1.1
Well, I answered yes to all four. Yikes! (EOM) by John Merritt #50809.2
My name is Marlowe Johnson and I am a diecastholic. (EOM) by Marlowe Johnson #50809.3
Hi Marlowe! (EOM) by Dan Muldowney #50809.3.1
Hello Marlowe ..... (EOM) by Dennis Mong #50809.3.2
I admit I'm addicted and I DON'T want to be cured. I refuse to even try. (EOM) by George Schire #50809.4
PICS - Addicted? Here's a couple of clues... by Marlowe Johnson #50809.4.1
What's Diecast? Never been near the stuff! answer Yes, Yes, Yes & Yes. Any other questions? (EOM) by Dave Hosea #50809.5
3-3.5 YES the Guilty part makes me ponder a bit! by Phil Realmuto #50809.6
Problem? I have no problem.............. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #50809.7
Yes to questions #1 & #4. (EOM) by Brian Cox #50809.8
I, too, be guilty of the diecast addiction. And oh.. it's so much fun to be guilty!!! (EOM) by Steve Jacobs #50809.8.1
I am a recovering diecastaholic by Charlie Berry #50809.9
I didn't know you sold off your collection Charlie. How many did you have at its peak? (EOM) by Phil Realmuto #50809.9.1
150 when sold by Charlie Berry #50809.9.1.1
. (EOM) by Phil Realmuto #50809.9.2
Im addicted to Diecast and alcohol...just not sure which is more fun (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #50809.10
Yes to 1, 3 & 4. No as to 2 since few know of my longtime addiction. (EOM) by Al Dorado #50809.11
Hell yes I'm addicted! Each time I buy another one, one comes off that shelf and into storage. by Ken Allen #50809.12
My addiction doesn't affect me...affect me....affect me.... (EOM) by Billy Collins #50809.13
Thanks....now I know what's wrong with me. No need to see a doctor. (EOM) by Bill Juffernbruch #50809.14
Since late 1990 ... no help for me ... Guilty as charged (EOM) by Dennis Mong #50809.15
I can stop whenever I want.....I just don't want to. But, I'm NOT addicted. You're addicted. This by Rick Scoville #50809.16
Thanks for the overwhelming response ... by Chav Popov #50809.17
Any updates on the D4C Packard wagon? (EOM) by Joe Libricz #50808
Joe, I was just wondering the same thing. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #50808.1
On it; checking the status now. ;< ) (EOM) by Tony F Perrone #50808.2ModeratorZone Diplomat
Raffi says "Don't ask; won't tell". LOL (EOM) by Richard Sufficool #50808.2.1
Huh??? There's a Packard Wagon coming in 1:24? When? (EOM) by George Schire #50808.3
George, the Packard Wagon is arriving from Resin World... by Chav Popov #50808.3.1
See Car Lists. D4C will give you the real car Pix there was a up date by Raffi but I don't remember by Dave Hosea #50808.3.1.1
WAIT!!! It just might not disappoint him! I think the side windows will all be down postion! LOL by Phil Realmuto #50808.3.1.2
Phil, I always want my windows DOWN on them. A hardtop with windows up is stupid. (EOM) by George Schire #50808.
Um not always! If it's 20 degrees out I don't think you'd want all that open air "splendor" LOL by Phil Realmuto #50808.
Phil, they were originally called Hardtop Convertibles and were all the rage in the 50's by Barry Levittan #50808.
$275??? Not in my lifetime!!! (EOM) by George Schire #50808.3.1.3
I have and will continue to buy some RESIN models as Automodello does an excellent job but by Phil Realmuto #50808.
PICS of proto by John Ryan #50808.3.2
Prototype looks great. (EOM) by Joe Libricz #50808.3.2.1
PICs - Daily Dose of Diecast...Friday by John Merritt #50807
It's not crazy at all John. I learned long ago that you can't make others understand what by George Schire #50807.1
Sweet' 64. Nothing crazy about 'that'! (EOM) by Billy Collins #50807.2
I have to agree with George and Billy...lol. Now you just need a Chevy dealership diorama. (EOM) by Steve Jacobs #50807.2.1
"Merritt Chevrolet..where your good merit is your good credit." (EOM) by Steve Jacobs #50807.2.1.1
We have a "Merit Chevrolet" in Woodbury, MN, it's a suburb of St. Paul. It's been in business for by George Schire #50807.
Dang...what a coincidence!! Thnx, George, for that info! (EOM) by Steve Jacobs #50807.
:) (EOM) by Chav Popov #50807.
Yes, you are crazy ... by Chav Popov #50807.3
Lol (EOM) by Steve Jacobs #50807.3.1
I first specialized in Promos by Charlie Berry #50807.4

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