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PIC - In the Good old Winter Time......Thursday........... by Hollis Cornell #55436
That's a purdy one. Nice shot. (EOM) by Billy Collins #55436.1
Thats one of my favorite color combination for the 55-56 Fords by Gary Rockwood #55436.2
PICs - Daily Dose of Diecast... Thursday by John Merritt #55435
O My ... Why - I am so "RED" with envy .... (EOM) by Dennis Mong #55435.1
Extremely sharp / outstanding pics. (EOM) by Billy Collins #55435.2
I have this one and the Silver/black top down. Both are lovely models (EOM) by Phil Realmuto #55435.3
Have both, beauties (EOM) by Dan Vincent #55435.4
Like many on this forum I’m a 1/25 scale dealer promotional collector. Has anyone knowledge of a new by Mark Millar #55434
Corvette models. by Robert M. Woolley #55434.1
1983 Corvette Testshot Promo existing. by Peter Cram #55434.1.1
The UAW strike is holding up production of the 1:1-2020. So, it stands to reason... by Billy Collins #55434.2
No promo models are being offered since by DAVID BINOTTI #55434.3
Here's a couple old promos purchased from Rick by Josh Shy #55434.3.1
Not 1/24th, but just this morning ACME (used to be GMP) just announced that Top Speed by Rick Scoville #55434.4
In my emails with Matt Long, he’s interested in these resin models. by George Bojaciuk #55434.4.1
'Mint Models': 2020 C8 / 1:18 / pre-order / red -or- black. (EOM) by Billy Collins #55434.4.2
PICs - In the Good old Winter Time......Wednesday. by Hollis Cornell #55433
Neat shots. (EOM) by Billy Collins #55433.1
+1 ... Very Nice Indeed (EOM) by Dennis Mong #55433.1.1
Nice shots. (EOM) by Evan Morgan #55433.2
Looks great. Nice wheel change on the first one. (EOM) by John Merritt #55433.3
The snowman in the first one is staring at Santa's helper's tushie and legs. (EOM) by Robert Bolin #55433.4
PICs - Daily Dose of Diecast...Wednesday by John Merritt #55432
Like that color combo the best John. (EOM) by Hollis Cornell #55432.1
'Another' winner / outstanding pics. (EOM) by Billy Collins #55432.2
Color sample D4C Packard pics. by Brad Boulanger #55432.3
John Merritt by Jeff Miller #55432.3.1
So there really is a black version, John, many thanks for the pix confirming that by Bruce Gibbins #55432.3.1.1
Bruce that came with a kids happy meal in 1941!!!! A sandbox promo! by Phil Realmuto #55432.3.1.1.1
No kidding Phil. How about that. A hot piece of local McFunster history. I'll be sure to tell by Bruce Gibbins #55432.3.1.1.1.1
Yes please do!! My late father got one of these MCd promos! I still have it with the pail though.. by Phil Realmuto #55432.3.1.1.1.1.1
Thank you for sharing a tragic part of your family history, Phil. by Bruce Gibbins #55432.3.1.1.1.1.1.1
LOL! ... you're killing me!!! (EOM) by Billy Collins #55432.3.1.1.1.2
1941 eh. Interesting because the kids Happy Meal was not introduced until 1979. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #55432.3.1.1.1.3
They are essentially the same. Just color. I prefer the Maroon one. (EOM) by John Merritt #55432.3.1.2
I really like this black one with the wood tones! (EOM) by Phil Realmuto #55432.4
As I approach retirement, I plan on reducing my collection, since I'll be moving in a few months. by ALAN FRANK #55431
Hey everyone, I've purchased several cars from Alan Frank and he is top-notch to deal with. (EOM) by George Schire #55431.1
Congrats on Retirement / Relocation and Relaxation (EOM) by Dennis Mong #55431.2
Happy Retirement Alan,still enjoying some of the cars I have purchased from you over the years. Top by Hollis Cornell #55431.3
I should've down-sized my collection BEFORE my last move 3 years ago. Packing 1:24s for... by Billy Collins #55431.4
Best of luck to you Alan. I've only purchased one model from you, so far, and I love it. (EOM) by Steve Jakubczak #55431.4.1
Alan, if there is anyone that I would buy from it would be you. Over the years I've received the by Frank Kocour #55431.5
To the thread below that involves my '41 Packard Wagon and the sandbox. by John Merritt #55430
Enjoying these pics, John. It's great to see the family wagon down by the lake by Bruce Gibbins #55430.1
Ahhhhh ha!!! George will be proud of you! Admitting to a problem is 1/2 the battle!!! Lol by Phil Realmuto #55430.2
+1. LOL! (EOM) by Billy Collins #55430.2.1
+1. LOL! (EOM) by Billy Collins #55430.2.2
That's not very nice Phil, suggesting John's wonderful creativity is merely a sandbox creation. by Bruce Gibbins #55430.2.3
OUTSTANDING GALLERY of a really cool wagon. My mistake - waiting for a repaint. (EOM) by Billy Collins #55430.3
Excellant shots. (EOM) by Evan Morgan #55430.4
Well said, John! Great pics! (EOM) by George Bojaciuk #55430.5
Love your pics John! But sorry, the car is not a favorite of mine in the least. I've stated my by George Schire #55430.6
PIC - In the Good old Winter Time... Bonus......Tuesday. by Hollis Cornell #55429
Neat shots. (EOM) by Billy Collins #55429.1
PIC - In the Good old Winter Time......Tuesday by Hollis Cornell #55428
Sharp. It would look better with WWWs + spinners; but, I like it. (EOM) by Billy Collins #55428.1
I almost purchased one of those but the package was broken and they wouldn't give ma a discount. (EOM) by Evan Morgan #55428.2
PICs - Daily Dose of Diecast...Tuesday by John Merritt #55427
'Another' pretty Packard wagon / outstanding pics. (EOM) by Billy Collins #55427.1
I like it a lot better than the issue color...thanks John (EOM) by David Angeloni #55427.2
I think either one is perfection. I’m partial to the green one actually. The metallic highlights .. by Phil Realmuto #55427.2.1
PICs - In the Good old Winter Time... Variety Bonus...... by Hollis Cornell #55426
Not bad. But, I would've thought the chopped, custom Merc would've been 1st target. (EOM) by Billy Collins #55426.1
That 58 LE Impala is nice model in person. Color must be seen live (EOM) by Phil Realmuto #55426.2
Double post please omit (EOM) by Phil Realmuto #55426.3
Looking good. The '57 Chevy certainly looks different with skirts. (EOM) by John Merritt #55426.4
I'm a skirt lover - on most older cars. Nice work adding them to some of your cars. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #55426.5
Me to Frank. Think they really make the cars pop. (EOM) by Hollis Cornell #55426.5.1
+1 (EOM) by John Shamblin #55426.5.2
Nice shots. (EOM) by Evan Morgan #55426.6
PICs - Daily Dose of Diecast...Monday by John Merritt #55425
Extremely sharp / OUTSTANDING PICS. (EOM) by Billy Collins #55425.1
Don't see this one very often on the secondary market. (EOM) by Hollis Cornell #55425.2
I love this model. I also have the maroon version. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #55425.3
Wasn't there also a low run version painted black - or am I just a confused old man? (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #55425.3.1
Could be... stay tuned! (EOM) by John Merritt #55425.3.1.1
Great pics. Just wish I could get over the fact that it looks like a toy for the sandbox. (EOM) by George Schire #55425.4
?? (EOM) by John Merritt #55425.4.1
+1. (EOM) by Billy Collins #55425.4.1.1
"Toy" is my way of saying that the car does not look like a collectible to me. I feel the same by George Schire #55425.4.1.3
George, have you seen it person? by Chav Popov #55425.4.1.3.1
Chav, I have two resin models and love 'em. I've seen a third one and sent it back. As for a what by George Schire #55425.4.1.3.1.1
It’s a Country Squire not a “woodie”... by George Bojaciuk #55425.4.1.3.2
So George B you’re the one behind the FM 61 Country Squire? I must say I LOVE IT!!! by Phil Realmuto #55425.4.1.3.2.1
Me too Phil...I often think George needs different glasses...LOL! by David Angeloni #55425.4.1.3.2.1.1
To each his own. Not everyone loves wagons or muscle cars or Luxo cruisers. I like anything with.. by Phil Realmuto #55425.4.1.3.2.1.1.1
Don't be confused by the Micky D sign, G - this model did not come free with a happy meal. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #55425.4.2
I love that model. Great pics, sir. (EOM) by Richard Sufficool #55425.5
Love the McDonalds billboard! by John Shamblin #55425.6
Thank-you. I try to use as much of nature as I can. This is a quick one, took about 45m to setup. (EOM) by John Merritt #55425.6.1
I was able to add this one this past year by someone whom parted with an “extra” by Phil Realmuto #55425.7
superb detail but still so frustrated I cant open the doors and see the interior properly! (EOM) by Geoff Jowett #55425.8
One of the finest models ever made. George you comment by Bob Jackman #55425.9
I echo that statement ! Nothing Toyish about it. Very realistic actually. (EOM) by Phil Realmuto #55425.9.1
Tiger never changes their strips - Leopard never changes their spots by Dennis Mong #55425.9.1.1
No Bob, I've not personally held the model in my hands. But if photos don't lie, then to my eyes it by George Schire #55425.9.2
Chichory Green and Hickory Wood? A beautiful model. Not in my collection though. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #55425.10
PICs - In the Good old Winter Time...... by Hollis Cornell #55424
Big improvement to both. Especially like the white Daytona. (EOM) by Billy Collins #55424.1
I have the green Daytona love it. I had the Charger 500 but sold it as it didn’t do anything for me by Phil Realmuto #55424.3
Don't care for the Daytona, but I do like the Charger. (EOM) by Evan Morgan #55424.4
Something a bit niche. Executive "Moloney"-ish 1979 stretch Cadillac limousine . by Jean Philippe Sergent #55423
Nicely done, Phillippe. (EOM) by Bruce Gibbins #55423.1
Is that 1:24 scale or 1:25. My guess is 1:25. You definitely improved it. by Phil Realmuto #55423.2
Hello Phil, thank you !. It's by Jean Philippe Sergent #55423.2.1
You definitely made it tight n right!!! (EOM) by Phil Realmuto #55423.2.1.1
" AFTER " = MUCH Better .. Indeed (EOM) by Dennis Mong #55423.3
Thank you guys ! ;) (EOM) by Jean Philippe Sergent #55423.4
That is a really nice looking model. Excellent job. (EOM) by John Merritt #55423.5
Nice work! (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #55423.6
Another '59 Impala by John Shamblin #55422
'Another' pretty one. Have it - love it. (EOM) by Billy Collins #55422.1
Great color. (EOM) by John Bono #55422.2
Have it and love it. (EOM) by George Schire #55422.3
Found mine on display with the papers still on the closed driver door by John Munro #55422.3.1
One of my favorites. (EOM) by Pete Rovero #55422.4
Very Nice Indeed (EOM) by Dennis Mong #55422.5
That is a beauty too. (EOM) by John Merritt #55422.6
That’s the exact one I have. Nice model (EOM) by Phil Realmuto #55422.7
(PICS) Yes, they're off scale (1/34), but nicely done ALTEC promo trucks by Clifford Read #55421
I must add some of those (EOM) by Dennis Mong #55421.1
I collect some 1:34 by First Gear, these look like good by Evan Morgan #55421.2
PICs - Daily Dose of Diecast...Sunday by John Merritt #55420
I love '59 Impalas. My dad bought one new. White w/blue interior. Wish I had now. (EOM) by Steve Jakubczak #55420.1
Extremely sharp / outstanding pics. So many great versions out there for us. (EOM) by Billy Collins #55420.2
So pretty! (EOM) by Dan Vincent #55420.3
Gr8t pix!! Love the red! (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #55420.4
Almost won one on eBay a while back. Love the '59s (EOM) by John Shamblin #55420.5
WOW! Love it!! (EOM) by John Bono #55420.6
Have this one and it is front row and center on my Chevy shelf. Great pics! (EOM) by George Schire #55420.7
PIC - In the Good old Winter Time......Sunday by Hollis Cornell #55419
Coming along nicely. Sounds like the 'flames' are history soon. (EOM) by Billy Collins #55419.1
Yes they are Billy. (EOM) by Hollis Cornell #55419.1.1
I got that one on the Auction, I was disapointed in it. by Evan Morgan #55419.2
Check out auction 131088. It's classified as a time machine. Read the info. and think about it. (EOM) by ALAN FRANK #55418
Alan, if I didn't already have one, I'd be bidding on it. The 49 Ford's are timeless beauties. (EOM) by George Schire #55418.1
They really are George. Pulled it off the auction. Too nice to part with. (EOM) by ALAN FRANK #55418.1.1
Attention: Phil Realmuto by Rich Faber #55417
Hi by Phil Realmuto #55417.1
No prob! by Rich Faber #55417.1.1
This just in.... by John Shamblin #55416
Nice one! Don't have it but have this one, of the first assembled ... PICs by Chav Popov #55416.1
thanks Chav, keep em coming! (EOM) by Geoff Jowett #55416.1.1
+1 (EOM) by Frank Kocour #55416.1.1.1
Will do, have many more, but can't do more than 2-3 per week. Thanks for the interest. (EOM) by Chav Popov #55416.1.1.2
Chav, thanks for sharing this one. '56 is my favorite of the tri-5s. I want to ask a question... by Billy Collins #55416.1.2
Billy, I don't know the answer but your guess is ... by Chav Popov #55416.1.2.1
Chav, I understand your line of thought. I have no idea on 1:1 windshield's'. I'd bet... by Billy Collins #55416.1.2.1.1
I do agree that both mints have issues with the '56's by Chav Popov #55416.1.2.1.1.1
Looking forward to it. (EOM) by Billy Collins #55416.1.2.1.1.1.1
Both of their 57s have inaccuracies too! (EOM) by Phil Realmuto #55416.1.2.1.1.1.2
Interesting, Chav. Thanks. Got any more of those prototypes? (EOM) by John Shamblin #55416.1.3
I do, different subjects though... (EOM) by Chav Popov #55416.1.3.1
Even though the roof line doesnt look quite right - this is a great issue and color combo (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #55416.1.4
John Shamb ... That color combo on that year just melts my heart ... Have It Love It - THNX 4 pix (EOM) by Dennis Mong #55416.2
One of my favorites. Only wish the roof-line was correct like DM's 56. (EOM) by George Schire #55416.3
PIC - In the Good old Winter Time... Bonus......Saturday by Hollis Cornell #55415
This was another model that stayed on DMs inventory towards the end but when I finally decided to .. by Phil Realmuto #55415.1
Yes Phil. Mine is #'ed close to 2400. Lady said then that it was almost out. I had 2 of them before by Hollis Cornell #55415.1.1
Hollis I just noticed the grille swap! That too was one thing I didn’t like about the custom version by Phil Realmuto #55415.1.1.1
Phil all Watson did was paint the orignal Grille. He also left the stock interior in the car. DM by Hollis Cornell #55415.1.1.1.1
I tend to be more observant then most! Also am very inquisitive by nature. by Phil Realmuto #55415.1.1.1.1.1
Looks good. I thought about it several times, never got it. (EOM) by John Merritt #55415.2
Looking for cars for sale on our auction at a buy it now price by Jerry Mercier #55414
That's the time period that influences my collecting too, Jerry. These years don't seem to have by Bruce Gibbins #55414.1
Thank you Bruce! (EOM) by Jerry Mercier #55414.1.1
PIC - In the Good old Winter Time......Saturday by Hollis Cornell #55413
Interesting custom / concept. (EOM) by Billy Collins #55413.1
Outstanding! by Jeff Miller #55413.1.1
Is that the guy on EBay that sells these? I honestly don’t get it. He must spend .... by Phil Realmuto #55413.1.1.1
I'm thinking the same thing, buddy. Very labor intensive stuff. (EOM) by Richard Sufficool #55413.1.1.1.1
I wish I knew how many hours I've spent building models. ... by John Shamblin #55413.1.1.1.2
roof from a .....? (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #55413.2
Ron, roof section from a '57 Chevy Nomad (EOM) by Hollis Cornell #55413.2.1
Nice job! (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #55413.2.1.1
+1 (EOM) by John Shamblin #55413.2.1.1.1
Chris Senyitko by Jeff Miller #55413.2.1.2
PICs - New arrival............... by Hollis Cornell #55412
WHAT THE.....????? Did you find 'that' on ebay?! (EOM) by Billy Collins #55412.1
Yes I did Billy. (EOM) by Hollis Cornell #55412.1.1
Interesting concept. It looks pretty well done. Are you happy with it? (EOM) by Billy Collins #55412.1.1.1
Billy I'm very happy. Chris did a fantastic job on it. (EOM) by Hollis Cornell #55412.1.1.1.1
Like the custom work Hollis - I try to do the same on occasion - great fun (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #55412.2
Love stuff like this. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #55412.3
That looks really cool. (EOM) by John Merritt #55412.4
WOW! Like it, but not wild about the blue. None the less, I'd park it on my shelf. (EOM) by George Schire #55412.5
PICs - Daily Dose of Diecast...Saturday by John Merritt #55411
You don't see this one for sale much any more. Like to get one. (EOM) by Hollis Cornell #55411.1
Very sharp / great pics. Have the FM '70 HEMI / purple - love it. (EOM) by Billy Collins #55411.2
Love it! I've got the hemi cudas in purple and red... love to add that one (EOM) by John Shamblin #55411.3
Why don't I have this one? I gotta get one! I'm a sucker for Challengers. (EOM) by George Schire #55411.4

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