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PICs - Busy Friday at the Garage...... by Hollis Cornell #52931
George: Did you not see my post about the 57 you were looking for? (EOM) by John Napoli #52930
Thanks John, just did. I'll drop you an email. (EOM) by George Schire #52930.1
I want to put this on the table for discussion. by Mark Millar #52929
You're right Mark, there is a good amount of interest in... by Tony F Perrone #52929.1ModeratorZone Diplomat
Mark and Tony...I was a collector of 1:25 scale promo cars in the 1960's and have by George Schire #52929.1.1
I have several 1/25 scale diecast that fit quite well with my 1/24. Also I've built quite a few by Gene Mills #52929.1.2
George and Gene, Yes I agree the difference in scales are slight. That being said, by Mark Millar #52929.1.2.1
I agree Mark, the Monogram '55 isn't quite up to snuff, nor the '56 & '57 either. Their muscle cars by Gene Mills #52929.
Gene, I like your suggestion. Just call it Forum 24/25. Then both are covered. (EOM) by George Schire #52929.1.2.2
Tony, thank you for your reply and considering it. (EOM) by Mark Millar #52929.1.3
my thoughts are "its close enough" so just discuss them here! by Phil Realmuto #52929.1.4
I always assumed 1:25 models - promos, diecasts or resins - were acceptable in the Forum 24. by Al Dorado #52929.2
I never gave it a second thought about scale by Walter Kramer #52929.3
Absolutey NO problem. The scales are so close that it is the.. by Tony F Perrone #52929.3.1ModeratorZone Diplomat
PICs - Daily Dose of Diecast...Thursday by John Merritt #52928
Great photos! The car? Ho-hum! Never liked Go-Carts. (EOM) by George Schire #52928.1
A beauty, I like the '55 over the '56 since it doesn't have the 'roid hanging off the back. (EOM) by Gene Mills #52928.2
Sharp / outstanding pics. (EOM) by Billy Collins #52928.3
This is an exact model of the Goldenrod Yellow 1/1 I sold by Bob Jackman #52928.4
This is an exact model of the Goldenrod Yellow 1/1 I sold by Bob Jackman #52928.5
Great photos of a stunning model. I LOVE the Thunderbird Blue one! (EOM) by Randy Portwood #52928.6
Very nice. Don't have it. I do have the '56 FM Goldenglow version and luv it. by Al Dorado #52928.7
PICS- Wednesdays from my collection. by Gene Mills #52927
A nice looking car (EOM) by Walter Kramer #52927.1
Really sharp. Olds alwasy did have some pretty shades of blue. (EOM) by Billy Collins #52927.2
I'd park this on my diecast shelf. Wish I'd known about these from NAPA at the time. (EOM) by George Schire #52927.3
In my colllection Thursday by Walter Kramer #52926
That's a nice one Walt. similar in color to the slot car i had back then. (EOM) by Gene Mills #52926.1
Keep those promos coming, they bring back great memories. Thank you for posting Walter (EOM) by Mark Millar #52926.2
+1. (EOM) by Billy Collins #52926.2.1
Looks awesome! Love the colour. (EOM) by Randy Portwood #52926.3
PICs - Busy Thursday at the Garage... by Hollis Cornell #52925
Great pics Hollis, I need one of those Chargers to go with my Road Runner.. (EOM) by Gene Mills #52925.1
Busy, busy. (EOM) by Billy Collins #52925.2
PICs - Daily Dose of Diecast...Wednesday by John Merritt #52924
Great looking Charger.....could pass for a 1:1. (EOM) by John Bono #52924.1
+1. (EOM) by Billy Collins #52924.1.1
What a beauty John. That color combo rocks. (EOM) by Gene Mills #52924.2
One of the “white hat specials” from the good guys at Dodge. (EOM) by David Vandermeer #52924.3
I remember Grand Spalding Dodge Selling these by Walter Kramer #52924.3.1
My least favorite Charger on my shelf. Don't care for the top or the WW tires. (EOM) by George Schire #52924.4
A real surprise from DM at the time. by Christopher Novak #52924.5
Chris....admit it! You couldn't resist the miniskirted, white booted young lady in the commercials! (EOM) by George Bojaciuk #52924.5.1
If I may be so bold.... by George Bojaciuk #52924.5.2
Nice...eh...'boots'! LOL! (EOM) by Billy Collins #52924.5.2.1
It's funny that the ad says hood mounted by John Napoli #52924.5.2.2
The hood mounted turn signals were flush where the concave or inverted hood scoops dipped down. by Mark Millar #52924.
Even back then, they were selling more than just the car. :) (EOM) by George Schire #52924.5.2.3
Ok, ok! Yes, the mini skirts and boots DID get to me! it was the sixties by Christopher Novak #52924.5.2.4
Gorgeous! My favorite Charger in my collection and I have four by Phil Realmuto #52924.6
PICS-Wednesdays from my collection. by Gene Mills #52923
Good model. I have one of these. (EOM) by John Merritt #52923.1
Like this one a lot. (EOM) by Billy Collins #52923.2
PICs - Busy Wednesday at the Garage..... by Hollis Cornell #52922
Good shots. (EOM) by John Merritt #52922.1
I like that 34 Ford Hot Rod. (EOM) by Evan Morgan #52922.2
Good stuff. (EOM) by Billy Collins #52922.3
In my collection Wednesday by Walter Kramer #52921
Looks interesting. (EOM) by John Merritt #52921.1
Another sharp Mopar promo. (EOM) by Billy Collins #52921.2
Love it. Growing up, our neighbor worked for Plymouth. I recall playing in the back of one of these. (EOM) by Randy Portwood #52921.3
Anyone interested in selling this model? Would like NIB or MINT. Not looking to give by George Schire #52920
George, hope you find one. I bought one last year and it is a gorgeous model. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #52920.1
Mark, I actually had one, but sent it back. Why? Because at the time by George Schire #52920.1.1
George: I have one NIB Never opened. Contact me at by John Napoli #52920.2
John...be sure to, at the very least, get a lobe off a lung! (EOM) by George Bojaciuk #52920.2.1
George B. that is too funny! :) (EOM) by George Schire #52920.2.1.1
PICs - Daily Dose of Diecast...Tuesday by John Merritt #52919
A really great looking woody / outstanding pics. (EOM) by Billy Collins #52919.1
That's one pretty Ford. Always hoped DM would issue a version minus the wood trim. (EOM) by John Bono #52919.2
All my favourites in one model, yellow, convertible, woody (EOM) by John Munro #52919.3
Really love this model. Only wish it was minus the wood. Great pics John! (EOM) by George Schire #52919.4
This is a great looking model and one that I enjoy because of its association by Bruce Gibbins #52919.5
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… PIC: Some rare items closing on the auctions today. #52918Moderator
. (EOM) by Gene Mills #52917
PICS-Tuesdays from my collection. by Gene Mills #52916
Iconic hot rod. A gem in my collection. (EOM) by Billy Collins #52916.1
PICs - Busy early Tuesday morning at the Garage... by Hollis Cornell #52915
Nice shots. (EOM) by Evan Morgan #52915.1
Love my '69 El Camino. (EOM) by Billy Collins #52915.2
Corvette 58 59 60 by Richard Harris #52914
Pics.. a 3 Charger Mopar Monday by David Vandermeer #52913
Have and love all three. (EOM) by George Schire #52913.1
Sharp trio. (EOM) by Billy Collins #52913.2
Have the SE and purple. Outstanding models. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #52913.3
Outstanding. I really need one of those red Chargers. (EOM) by John Merritt #52913.4
Me too John, Great pics, I only have the '70 out of this trio. (EOM) by Gene Mills #52913.4.1
Have the Red '68 and Green '69 but not the PCP '70. Will get one some day. (EOM) by Hollis Cornell #52913.5
Have two out of three ! Don't have the red one (EOM) by Phil Realmuto #52913.6
PICs - Daily Dose of Diecast...Monday by John Merritt #52912
Interesting car / great pics. (EOM) by Billy Collins #52912.1
Great pics! Can't say the same for the car. No interest in it at all. (EOM) by George Schire #52912.2
+1 (EOM) by John Bono #52912.2.1
In my collection by Walter Kramer #52911
Awesome! I love promos. (EOM) by Randy Portwood #52911.1
Cool. (EOM) by John Merritt #52911.2
Very nice. I had a 1:1 '65 hardtop for a daily-driver one winter. (EOM) by Billy Collins #52911.3
Oh how I wish these were being made today. I'd snatch them up as fast as I could. (EOM) by George Schire #52911.4
Me too George. For some reason I prefer these to the DM and FM by Mark Millar #52911.4.1
PICs - Busy Monday at the Garage... by Hollis Cornell #52910
There's that red Charger again! (EOM) by John Merritt #52910.1
Yeah, it's killin' me lol. I gotta find me one. (EOM) by Gene Mills #52910.1.1
A couple of neat, night-time shots. (EOM) by Billy Collins #52910.2
I like that Hot Wheels Merc. (EOM) by Evan Morgan #52910.3
That one guy looks like he can’t figure out the Coke machine! (EOM) by David Vandermeer #52910.4
PICS- Mondays from my collection. by Gene Mills #52909
Looks good. That is one I have not seen in person. Only your photos. (EOM) by John Merritt #52909.1
Gene, I agree, I got this one from Marathon site for $25. It goes with the by John Napoli #52909.2
I agree John, the only thing I didn't like about the JL car was they blew it on the tail lights. (EOM) by Gene Mills #52909.2.1
I picked mine up off of Ebay for $30 & free shipping. Well worth it. (EOM) by Gene Mills #52909.2.2
Well now, I am excited. I found the Marathon site and this was still available. Ordered. (EOM) by John Merritt #52909.3
I bought one on Geno's rec! Color is even close to my real one! (EOM) by George Bojaciuk #52909.3.1
Awesome, I'm glad you guys could get one. I don't believe you'll be disappointed. (EOM) by Gene Mills #52909.3.1.1
Very sharp. Wish FG would do MORE 1:24s. (EOM) by Billy Collins #52909.4
Looks real good next to the ‘70 model. (EOM) by David Vandermeer #52909.5
Question.... Once auction closes how can I go back to find it and read the item description ?? (EOM) by Phil Realmuto #52908
I can help you if you have the auction number. by John Kuvakas #52908.1Moderator
Phil, open the history on your browser and find the date you looked at the auction ... by Chav Popov #52908.2
Added another Pony to the stable! by Phil Realmuto #52907
Nice looking car (EOM) by Walter Kramer #52907.1
That's a sweet looking 'Stang, Great catch Phil. (EOM) by Gene Mills #52907.2
It is a beautiful model. Lots of fond memories of a '67 Mustang from my childhood. (EOM) by John Merritt #52907.3
. (EOM) by Phil Realmuto #52906
Now that's funny Phil.... (EOM) by Jerry Gorsuch #52906.1
John Dillinger Ford by John Black #52905
Nice model, I think I got mine from Alan Frank here about 2y ago ... by Chav Popov #52905.1
There are quite a few Dillinger Fords on ebay. I negotiated a by Bruce Gibbins #52905.2
Thanks by John Black #52905.2.1
PICs - Guys busy in the shop Sunday... by Hollis Cornell #52904
Busy Sunday. (EOM) by Billy Collins #52904.1
PICs - Daily Dose of Diecast...Sunday by John Merritt #52903
How sweet it is.....great color combo and great pics. (EOM) by John Bono #52903.1
+1. I opted for the FM blue+silver version. Not an easy choce though. (EOM) by Billy Collins #52903.1.1
DM? FM made one too. I have the DM Panama Yellow. I'm one who really likes the chrome on the trunk. by Al Dorado #52903.2
Memory issue? Which is higher up on the listing scale, Mint in Box, or New in Box? (EOM) by ALAN FRANK #52902
I would believe it is New in the box (EOM) by Walter Kramer #52902.1
Agree. (EOM) by Billy Collins #52902.1.1
NIB followed by MIB. (EOM) by Al Dorado #52902.2
Techically NIB can be worse than MIB ... by Chav Popov #52902.2.1
LOL, I always have trouble with the sizes of cars. It's always confused me that !:18 is bigger by George Schire #52902.3
Think about it like fractions George - the second number is the denominator... by David Harvey #52902.3.1
Or think of it this way ..... by Phil Realmuto #52902.3.2
Or this way. Which would you rather have, 1/18 or 1/64 of a million dollars? (EOM) by Jerry Gorsuch #52902.3.2.1
Thank you.... (EOM) by ALAN FRANK #52902.4
PICS - Busy Sunday at the Garage... by Hollis Cornell #52901
I like the Sedan Delivery and of course, the red Charger. (EOM) by John Merritt #52901.1
I see that the boys are finished with the 57 Chevy. by Evan Morgan #52901.2
I have the green and white versions of the chevy panel trucks - Im in the by Ron Dietrich #52901.3
Good stuff. (EOM) by Billy Collins #52901.4
PICs - Busy Sunday at the Dealership.....Continued from Saturday. by Hollis Cornell #52900
Very busy. Interesting shots. (EOM) by John Merritt #52900.1
Nice shots. (EOM) by Evan Morgan #52900.2
I'm sure its fun staging all these folks hanging around - though I dont by Ron Dietrich #52900.3
Hoodlums what hoodlums all I see is a bunch of car guys. And by Hollis Cornell #52900.3.1

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