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This just in... by John Shamblin #53293
I recently added one of these to my collection too! by Phil Realmuto #53293.1
Have all three - great issues! (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #53293.2
PICs - Daily Dose of Diecast...Friday by John Merritt #53292
Nice wagon / outstanding pics. (EOM) by Billy Collins #53292.1
+1 (EOM) by John Bono #53292.1.1
Road scenes by John Shamblin #53292.2
Gr8 car, gr8 pics. Reminds me of Paul Michael Smith's work. (EOM) by Al Dorado #53292.3
Where are the pictures ? ... (EOM) by Dennis Mong #53291.1
Now displayed on auction site..... by Tony Perrone #53291.1.1ModeratorZone Diplomat
Thanks Tony. (EOM) by ALAN FRANK #53291.2
Thursdiecast by John Shamblin #53290
She's a beauty. (EOM) by Billy Collins #53290.1
John I think that’s the one from the Vickie’s gift 3 car set, right? by Phil Realmuto #53290.2
Never mind I realized that’s a DM MODEL. The FM. Model I have is a 56 convertible by Phil Realmuto #53290.3
Gorgeous. My favorite '55 (EOM) by John Merritt #53290.4
Pics.. Over at Dean's Garage by David Vandermeer #53289
Good stuff. (EOM) by Billy Collins #53289.1
Nice shots. (EOM) by Evan Morgan #53289.2
While they're at it, the guys need to dress the tires on the NYer. (EOM) by Al Dorado #53289.3
Dave, model or build from scratch? (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #53289.4
Filling a void by Robert Enos #53288
Pretty nice. Good catch Robert. (EOM) by Billy Collins #53288.1
Robert, are you saying this is close to 1:24 in scale? by John Merritt #53288.2
I'd say that it's closer to 1:25 scale. (EOM) by Evan Morgan #53288.2.1
1:24 Scale by Robert Enos #53288.2.2
As Robert says, it fills a void. A smallish '53 Ford is better than no '53 Ford. I have several wee by Andy Sixsmith #53288.2.3
“Pinkie” arrived yesterday, and she’s a beauty! Nicer in person then pics reveal by Phil Realmuto #53287
You sold alot of Mary K to get that Edsel .... (EOM) by Dennis Mong #53287.1
LOL! (EOM) by Brian Cox #53287.1.1
How did you know? Lol (EOM) by Phil Realmuto #53287.1.2
Love it! I took the liberty of doing some gold detailing... by Randy Portwood #53287.2
PICs - Daily Dose of Diecast...Thursday by John Merritt #53285
Super sharp / outstanding pics. Have it - love it. (EOM) by Billy Collins #53285.1
+1. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #53285.1.1
+ 2 (EOM) by Dennis Mong #53285.1.1.1
Gorgeous! One I wanted but never bought. (EOM) by Randy Portwood #53285.2
Franklin sedan delivery by John Shamblin #53284
John I like your taste in cars!!! This was one that I thought of adding some day! by Phil Realmuto #53284.1
Franklin used their Nomad to make the Sedan Delivery. by Gary Rockwood #53284.2
Kind of partial to Sedan Deliveries by John Shamblin #53284.2.1
THIS .. is a very nice Blue Sedan Delivery ... WOW - I like it (EOM) by Dennis Mong #53284.2.2
Nice. I've never seen one of these before. (EOM) by Al Dorado #53284.3
Turns out, it IS a Nomad... by John Shamblin #53284.4
the FM car is or has convertible doors too which are Nomad because true SD's have window Fram- by Dave Hosea #53284.4.1
John, I agree - there was a curious comboination on this car. This is... by Billy Collins #53284.5
PICs - Daily Dose of Diecast...Wednesday by John Merritt #53283
Very sharp / outstanding pics. (EOM) by Billy Collins #53283.1
+1 ... Have it ... Looks great .... John XCLNT pics as always (EOM) by Dennis Mong #53283.1.1
Looks great in that color. (EOM) by John Bono #53283.2
This was on my "to buy" list but never did. Love the colour and great photos. (EOM) by Randy Portwood #53283.3
Very nice by John Shamblin #53283.4
Gr8 color. Interesting that the '54 FM turquoise-ish Bel Air coupe was called Surf Green. (EOM) by Al Dorado #53283.5
Does anyone have any DM parts trucks? 1931 Ford by Phil Realmuto #53282
Speaking of parts, does anyone know of a good source for DM/FM parts? I need some items myself. Than by Gene Mills #53282.1
What are you looking for ?? I have a lot of odd parts, up tops etc (EOM) by Phil Realmuto #53282.1.1
Hi Phil, I'm looking for a set of DM Pontiac Rally II's. I want to replace a set on a current model. by Gene Mills #53282.1.1.1
Hi Gene by Phil Realmuto #53282.
LOL, yes they would. Thanks anyway Phil. I most certainly appreciate it. Blessings, Geno. (EOM) by Gene Mills #53282.
Geno... send me a list of what you’re looking for. (EOM) by George Bojaciuk #53282.1.2
I would like by Dennis Mong #53282.1.2.1
If you have the rims off... by George Bojaciuk #53282.
Apart from buying junkers on eBay for parts I have bought from this seller... by Bruce Gibbins #53282.1.3
Thanks Bruce, I saved the seller in my favorites. (EOM) by Gene Mills #53282.1.3.1
John Merritt check out this 1925 Heinz Delivery listed here on ebay: by Allan Ording #53281
Wow! Sold for $52.00 (EOM) by John Napoli #53281.1
I don’t get it???? What is so odd or special?? by Phil Realmuto #53281.2
Phil follow John Merritt's thread #53270 below. (EOM) by Allan Ording #53281.2.1
Oh ok so it’s “rare” ?? Why then only $52?? Was it listed incorrectly? by Phil Realmuto #53281.2.1.1
Thanks for the info, unfortunately I missed out. (EOM) by John Merritt #53281.3
WOW!! West Coast '62 Impala just sold on Ebay for $511.99 by Andy Sixsmith #53280
I think I have 9 or 10 WCP models and wish I'd bought more (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #53280.1
I have 36 but not at these prices. (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #53280.1.1
I don't see the listing under sold items, but I see by Randy Portwood #53280.2
Andy forget that Impala. just viewed closed auctions. A 1961 “Pure white” 1 of 20 sold for $1500 !! by Phil Realmuto #53280.3
Looking for an NIB FM '96 Ford Pickup (red or?) by ALAN FRANK #53279
PICs - Daily Dose of Diecast...Tuesday by John Merritt #53278
Very sharp / great pics. (EOM) by Billy Collins #53278.1
Thanks John - this is my second favourite ofter the 56 2 Dr HT (EOM) by John Munro #53278.2
The best of the best. (EOM) by John Bono #53278.3
Wow John that’s exactly what I was going to say! This one never gets old!!!! (EOM) by Phil Realmuto #53278.3.1
You know what they say Phil...."Great minds think alike!" LOL. (EOM) by John Bono #53278.3.1.1
Been told I had a warped mind, but GREAT?? by Phil Realmuto #53278.
I always cringe when I see this. Like an idiot, I passed on this stunner. (EOM) by Al Dorado #53278.4
Love me some Buicks by John Shamblin #53278.5
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… PIC: Some interesting items on the 1/24 auction #53277Moderator
How do YOU display your models? by Phil Realmuto #53276
Pics..2 of my displays by David Vandermeer #53276.1
Some nice cars there! Your little story brought tears to me eyes immediately !! by Phil Realmuto #53276.1.1
I like display my cars next to their competition..like '48 Chrysler New Yorker vs Buick Roadmaster, by Barry Levittan #53276.2
Hum... interesting concept !!! BUT if I did that being I have 300 .... by Phil Realmuto #53276.2.1
My cars are displayed chronologically by category.......... by John Bono #53276.3
Like David or Barry; I've got mine grouped by... by Billy Collins #53276.4
I have 400 cars which are displayed in a glass case, two curios, and 3 plastic cases holding 21 cars by Tim Kubiak #53276.5
Answer Regarding Collections: by Jeff Miller #53276.6
My collection by John Shamblin #53276.6.1
My preferred period to collect starts at 1932 and finishes at 1950 - by Bruce Gibbins #53276.6.1.1
Phil, if you are just starting out and already have 300+ models you are going to amass a very large by Frank Kocour #53276.7
NO NO Frank sorry for being mislead! You’ve seen me post for years! by Phil Realmuto #53276.7.1
Phil, that's what I thought. Guess I got confused. (EOM) by Frank Kocour #53276.7.1.1
Keeping track of your collection by John Shamblin #53276.7.2
By model year in three mirrored Carney cases. My small collection (70) spans years '49-'60. by Al Dorado #53276.8
Most of my 250+ car collection is safely stored in their originals boxes and by Ron Dietrich #53276.9
All I can say is...... by Phil Realmuto #53276.9.1
PICs - Daily Dose of Diecast...Monday by John Merritt #53275
Sharp / great pics. (EOM) by Billy Collins #53275.1
Very nice. I like the red rims. I have the Surf Green/India Ivory version. by Al Dorado #53275.2
+1 (EOM) by John Bono #53275.2.1
Missed this one. Very cool. Rarely seen on Ebay or DC4. (EOM) by Tim Kubiak #53275.3
PICS "Ask the Man Who Drives One" by Jeff Miller #53274
wow! by John Shamblin #53274.1
As you should. That is stunning. (EOM) by John Merritt #53274.2
Excellent! (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #53274.3
Very nice! (EOM) by Evan Morgan #53274.4
Love it! (EOM) by Frank Kocour #53274.5
That's some fantastic workmanship Jeff !! I know just how daunting it is by Steve Jacobs #53274.5.1
Thanks Steve! by Jeff Miller #53274.5.1.1
Well the color you selected is a knock-out. The skirts must have been tough by Steve Jacobs #53274.
+1 (EOM) by Frank Kocour #53274.
Another Cadillac conversion. Pics of the 1964 Eldorado. by Jean Philippe Sergent #53273
Me like by John Shamblin #53273.1
Hi John, it's never too late to buy and build some ! ;) (EOM) by Jean Philippe Sergent #53273.1.1
That one is amazing too. Each one of these Cadillac models have been something. (EOM) by John Merritt #53273.2
VERY SHARP. I really wanted to see a '64 from one of the Mints. Oh, well. (EOM) by Billy Collins #53273.3
Brilliant!! (EOM) by Geoff Jowett #53273.4
It sure is. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #53273.4.1
Nice job! (EOM) by Ron Dietrich #53273.5
Wow, Aldo luvs this Eldo! Gr8 job. (EOM) by Al Dorado #53273.6
I am amazed at the fine detail you are able to achieve on the trim & interior. (EOM) by Andy Sixsmith #53273.7
Just what Andy said !! You've a good, steady hand ! (EOM) by Steve Jacobs #53273.7.1
I like it very much! by David Crowe #53273.8
Hi David ! It's so incredible by Jean Philippe Sergent #53273.8.1
Again, thank you all very much for your kind words ! (EOM) by Jean Philippe Sergent #53273.9
Nice job! (EOM) by John Bono #53273.10
Good day! Just “won” a FM ‘58 Edsel by Phil Realmuto #53272
"Chalk Pink" & "Frost White." The Turquoise & Frost White version is also accurate. Congrats! (EOM) by Randy Portwood #53272.1
Not only accurate, looks so 50’s Lololol I might have to get a ... by Phil Realmuto #53272.1.1
Oh come on Phil..lol..we only go around once in life...lmao (EOM) by Steve Jacobs #53272.1.1.1
Ok you got me! I’ll just go scruffy then and.... by Phil Realmuto #53272.
I have had the pink version since it first came out but recently added the Turquoise. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #53272.
How do you like it Bob? (EOM) by Phil Realmuto #53272.
Phil, I think the turquoise is even better than the pink. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #53272.
I just was looking at pictures and yes it is very nice! My main reason going with the pink was... by Phil Realmuto #53272.
I like that you used the phrase 'might be a good look'...but please..no pics..ok! (EOM) by Steve Jacobs #53272.
Good catch Phil. One of my very first models. It is still my favorite of FM's 4. (EOM) by John Merritt #53272.2
PICs - Daily Dose of Diecast...Sunday by John Merritt #53271
Looks great! I have the original black version......love the pics. (EOM) by John Bono #53271.1
Great looking Caddy / outstanding pics. (EOM) by Billy Collins #53271.2
Very nice and rare model. (EOM) by Al Dorado #53271.3
Great photos I have #181, it's always fun to look at your by John Munro #53271.4
I had one and sold it ! Why? by Phil Realmuto #53271.5
I always thought they looked odd too, until I saw a 1:1 in these colors with red rims by John Merritt #53271.5.1
Same here, John. The '55 Elvis Caddy and yellow '49 Roadmaster have red rims. I like 'em. (EOM) by Al Dorado #53271.5.1.1

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