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PICs - From My Collection - '41 Packard by John Merritt #27171
Beautifully presented, John. These are two of my recent favorites, too. (EOM) by David Holcombe #27171.1
Expressive by Russ Rader #27171.2
The detail on some of these 1:43rds blows my mind! (EOM) by Phil Realmuto #27171.3
Schuco BMW 507 by carl parrish #27170
Goodlooking model! (And I like your tires, too.) (EOM) by David Holcombe #27170.1
Beautiful BMW, Carl. Very nice paint finish. Schuco has done some very nice models over the years. (EOM) by David Knight #27170.2
Pic's new add on my collection 1963 Chevrolet Impala by renato camesasca #27169
Nice looking '63 Impala. (EOM) by Brian Cox #27169.1
A beautiful model. I love mine. (EOM) by John Merritt #27169.2
And two '63 Impala SS models by John Quilter #27169.3
Both look great (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #27169.3.1
The Plymouth Pronto? Another big "if" in the last years of Plymouth. (pic) by David Holcombe #27168
Maisto made a version in 1/24 (Pics) by Michael Majdalany #27168.1
Thanks, Michael. It looks good! (But too big for my space. :( by David Holcombe #27168.1.1
There's an ebay pic with a photo of the base - it says 1/35. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #27168.1.1.1
I saw that one also, Harvey. Maisto also made this model in 1/24, so I'm hoping by David Holcombe #27168.1.1.1.1
Even more confusing, there are some listed as 1:64. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #27168.1.1.1.1.1
I have the 1/64th by John Kuliak #27168.1.1.1.1.1.1
Dean P. please email modelcars43atgmail.com (EOM) by Shel Platt #27167
And here are some for Chevy lovers too. And these may not be by Don Anderson #27166
Here's the Rondine with original rear window. by Harvey Goranson #27166.1
Now this makes us ask which came first, the big window or the little by Don Anderson #27166.1.1
I found this. by Harvey Goranson #27166.1.1.1
So your story says it originally had the flat reverse angle window. by Don Anderson #27166.1.1.1.1
Oakland Models by John Dehanes by Raymond Paszkiewicz #27165
I have that dark blue one, warp and all. (EOM) by Jay Golan #27165.1
I have the 54 convertible in coral. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #27165.2
I have a number of CC cars. For the price they are really nice. My first was the 56 Pace Car (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #27165.3
56 Pace car? (EOM) by Bob Jackman #27165.3.1
Sorry Tom. I was thinking Ford not Desoto. I too have the Desoto. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #27165.3.1.1
56 DeSoto's have a special place in my heart. Was my grandfathers first and only new car before he by Tom Ciryak #27165.3.1.1.1
I had the red convertible. I am probably late to the party but I remember buying it at a hobby store by Mark Millar #27165.4
Here's the '53 pace car by CC. by Harvey Goranson #27165.5
Have it. (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #27165.5.1
Here are some of the displays I made during this cold spell using by Don Anderson #27164
Very nice, Don! BTW, the March issue of "Hemmings Classic Car" magazine by Rick Thompson #27164.1
Good pictures!I read the article just today. Great! Of course, that's my favorite magazine anyhow. (EOM) by David Holcombe #27164.1.1
I thought it looked great with the removable hardtop and radiused wheel wells! (EOM) by Rick Thompson #27164.1.1.1
WOW Very nice. (EOM) by Shel Platt #27164.2
A very neat group of concepts. by Raymond Paszkiewicz #27164.3
Have this display on my to do list. Was thinking about the material needed just yesterday (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #27164.4
Glad you finally found the Wildcat Don. Any luck on the Futura? by Harvey Goranson #27164.5
As a matter of fact one arrived here not long ago. Now maybe I'll sell my by Don Anderson #27164.5.1
1990 Cougar 1962 Ford Falcon 1963 Rambler by Jay Golan #27163
Did you buy these on ebay? If so, from which country did they ship? Thanks. (EOM) by David Crowe #27163.1
These are announced new releases. by Jay Golan #27163.1.1
Some interesing cars on the website for these but by John Quilter #27163.2
There's a red Argentine Falcon on eBay now for 34.95. Looks good except for one-piece grille by Randall Olson #27163.3
You never know what you might find on a cruise ship (pics). by Harvey Goranson #27162
Pics: Harvey, here some more art on HAL's MS Rotterdan V by Jacques Roest #27162.1
Just last night I returned from two weeks aboard Holland American's oldest ship, the VEENDAM. (pic) by David Holcombe #27162.2
Was that pic of the ship taken in St Maarten? (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #27162.2.1
David, You are right MS Veendam is 0ne year older.. And maybe the smallest in the fleet (EOM) by Jacques Roest #27162.2.2
We crossed paths with one or two other HAL ships, don't remember the Veendam. by Harvey Goranson #27162.2.3
I don't think so. We had a fine time, good food, lots of fun. by David Holcombe #27162.2.3.1
MB Model is a hongwell from their cararma range I believe (EOM) by Marius Woolley #27162.3
PICS - favorite Brooklin Cadillacs by Russ Rader #27161
Good to hear from you, Russ. I'm going to get the Pick Collection '57 Chevy Convertible by John Kuvakas #27161.1Zone Diplomat
Both of those are exceptional models and favorites of mine as well. Up next, by John Merritt #27161.2
I have a couple on my list. I'm looking for the 1942 Olds B44 station wagon by Michel Lemieux #27161.2.1
My favorite Tucker movie collectible by Raymond Paszkiewicz #27160
I would bet that very few of these have survived over the years! by Ken Smith #27160.1
Great Tucker item, Ray! by David Crowe #27160.2
How cool is that! We've had a treasure trove of Tucker info and memorabilia. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27160.3Zone Diplomat
Speaking of Tucker memorabilia by John Quilter #27160.3.1
Great piece! I remember that cut-out at the local Blockbuster back then. (EOM) by Curtis Parisi #27160.4
Can't top Curtis or Ray by any means. But I related to a co-worker.... by Harvey Goranson #27160.5
Citroen for years had three headlights per side and the center one turned with the steering wheel. by Bob Jackman #27160.5.1
And Mazda offers "adaptive headlights" on its upscale trim levels by Rick Thompson #27160.5.1.1
Our VW Sportwagen has something similar. You're right, it's amazingly effective. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27160.5.1.1.1Zone Diplomat
Maybe you can help me identify this wood base (PIC). by Gianluigi Cappi #27160.6
Correction by mick MacCorquodale #27159
Auctions ? by mick MacCorquodale #27158
It's a peculiarity of the system, Mick. by John Kuvakas #27158.1Zone Diplomat
Thank you by mick MacCorquodale #27158.1.1
The seller sets the instant win price. The system defaults to the minimum bid listing. by John Kuvakas #27158.1.1.1Zone Diplomat
Here's what the FAQ page for the auctions tells us by John Kuvakas #27158.1.1.1.1Zone Diplomat
Any update on Greg Gunn's '56 Dodge station wagon project? (EOM) by John Quilter #27157
PIC 1974 Buick Century color Nutmeg Poly. by Sergio Goldvarg #27156
I remember a name like Canyon in that year for Buick. We sold many with that color by Don Anderson #27156.1
Ha-ha. I remember these sold like hotcakes. My father-in-law had a cream 2 door. Loved the by Randall Olson #27156.1.1
Pics: With all the attention to Tuckers lately I finally ordered a Waltz Blue one. by Curtis Parisi #27155
What a great story and photos! (EOM) by Ed Glorius #27155.1
Great post Curtis! I just ordered the black one to complete my BRK 222 set. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #27155.2
There are stars among us! What a great story, Curtis! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27155.3Zone Diplomat
Tucker movie pics by Raymond Paszkiewicz #27155.3.1
Wow, A star among us. Thanks for sharing this with us Curtis. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #27155.4
That was a great experience Curtis. And Mrs Tucker preferred the by Don Anderson #27155.5
Fascinating pictures and backstory ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #27155.6
Interesting story Curtis - Thanks for sharing. (EOM) by Ken Smith #27155.6.1
I love the history and the movie ! Thanks so much for sharing with us. (EOM) by Steve Jakubczak #27155.6.1.1
Best story and history lesson ever posted on forum 43. by Shel Platt #27155.7
Awesome! Did they let you keep the suits and hat? (EOM) by Randall Olson #27155.8
No, I didn't get to keep the suit and hat. I did make off with the Illinois license plate that by Curtis Parisi #27155.8.1
Pics: Curtis, what an incredible post! Wonderful story as well. by David Knight #27155.9
Here y'ar, matey! by John Kuvakas #27155.9.1Zone Diplomat
Thanks, John! (EOM) by David Knight #27155.9.1.1
Pic: Curtis, you certainly were a dapper dude in those pictures. by David Knight #27155.10
Thank you all for all the positive comments! (EOM) by Curtis Parisi #27155.11
I wanted to pass on that I received a package from Sergio yesterday. In it by Mark Millar #27154
Mark, I concur. I received several beautiful Goldvarg Collection models recently. All superb. (EOM) by Randall Olson #27154.1
+1 Extremely satisfied with all Goldvargs purchased. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #27154.1.1
1957 Cadillac Eldorado Brougham by Kess (Pics) by Jani Bodmann #27153
To me looks very nice by Keko Romero #27153.1
Jani, excellent close ups of this nicely done model. They greatly assist decision making. (EOM) by Randall Olson #27153.2
Well FINALLY we have the Kess Brougham. Here's hoping the blue by Don Anderson #27153.3
Well, I will pass on this one. Correct the grille and a few other... by Lloyd Mecca #27153.3.1
This looks very nice to me! I am waiting for their 1960 DeSoto too. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #27153.4
Tucker '48 at the AACA Museum by Raymond Paszkiewicz #27152
Incredible pictures, Raymond. It’s a beautiful display there in Hershey. by David Knight #27152.1
Thanks for sharing your experience Ray. I really love seeing by Bob Jackman #27152.2
Ray, Al, John, and David. Thanks for sharing your stories, pix/vids of this exceptional automobile. by Randall Olson #27152.4
My only memory is from a full-page ad in the Omaha newspaper. by Richard Nosker #27152.5
Tucker memories by Al Stack #27151
Thanks for that nice story, Al (EOM) by Jacques Roest #27151.1
David Cammack and Tucker by John Kuvakas #27151.2Zone Diplomat
Pics: Thanks for posting this video, John. Back about 1987 two of my sons and I by David Knight #27151.2.1
great video, thanks John (EOM) by Geoff Jowett #27151.2.2
is this Chicago, 1948? -pic by Karl Schnelle #27151.3
Note to Karl Schnelle by Fred Lewis #27151.3.1
Fascinating story, Al. You saw those Tuckers at a crucial moment. by David Knight #27151.4
Mr Kuvakas......... First coat of white went on the displays today (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #27150
Superb! Thanks, Tom. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27150.1Zone Diplomat
That sounds great! Can't wai to see them loaded up! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #27150.1.1
Made 3 of those 3 tier displays and have some material left over so I'm by Tom Ciryak #27150.1.1.1
Pics: But. Wait, there’s more! A Black Tucker in a previous casting by John Roberts by David Knight #27149
I think I like JR's version the best (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #27149.1
Do you want to see another black Tucker? (PIC) by Gianluigi Cappi #27149.2
That looks great. I love the sparkle look it has. (EOM) by John Merritt #27149.2.1
Thank you John, It was in bad shape when I got it. by Gianluigi Cappi #27149.2.1.1
PICS - Crown Imperial Limousine C70 1956 by GLM by Keko Romero #27148
That's a beauty. It's on my want list-still looking. (EOM) by John Merritt #27148.1
Keko, three Imperial for now in your collection... (EOM) by renato camesasca #27148.2
I also have the 71 Imperial LeBaron by Neo... by Keko Romero #27148.2.1
Love the Mopars! I have an entire shelf devoted to 1/43 Imperials (PIC) by Barry Levittan #27148.3
Fantastic Barry!!! by Keko Romero #27148.3.1
I love the Imperials. Which colors do you plan to get for the '60s? My GLM is Dusk Mauve. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #27148.3.1.1
I like that colour for the GLM, and black for the Kess (EOM) by Keko Romero #27148.3.1.1.1
Barry, I'm surprised you don't have the MOC 55 which was by Bob Jackman #27148.3.2
My 1/43 Imperial shelf is full and I have a '55 - White/Gold in 1/18. by Barry Levittan #27148.3.2.1
That is one gorgeous model. by Jani Bodmann #27148.4
Very nice acquisition (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #27148.5
PICs - From My Collection - Dodge by John Merritt #27147
Great period color combos. (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #27147.1
Excellent photos of a great pair of models of that era! (EOM) by Ted Weller #27147.2
Oakland Models by Raymond Paszkiewicz #27146
to answer Randall below also, Ithat is my username on hobbyDB! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #27146.1
Thanks, Karl. (EOM) by Randall Olson #27146.1.1
Can't wait to see your photos, Raymond! They are very rare.... (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #27146.2
Pic some improvements on Brooklin Ford wagon by renato camesasca #27145
(Pics) Well done, Renato! I once did similar with BRK's Anniversary wagon... by Ralf Buyer #27145.1
Yes Ralph, panels are from wood that are used for built ship or sailboats.. (EOM) by renato camesasca #27145.1.1
Very nice. Great color. (EOM) by John Merritt #27145.2
PICs - From My Collection - '34 LaSalle 2 by John Merritt #27144
Great pictures of some great models. Who makes the bus? (EOM) by Bob Jackman #27144.1
IXO/Hachette, it is a 1947 GMC PD371 (EOM) by John Merritt #27144.1.1
Thanks John. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #27144.1.1.1
Very cool by Ted Weller #27144.2
PICs - From My Collection - '34 LaSalle 1 by John Merritt #27143
Very cool! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #27143.1
1970 Ford Bronco (Best of Show) small diorama PIC by Ted Weller #27142
Hi Ted, Very nice model thanks for posting. (EOM) by Shel Platt #27142.1
Great trees! Very nice setting for an ol' Bronco! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #27142.2
The setting looks great. I like the model too, excellent 1st Generation Bronco. (EOM) by John Merritt #27142.3
Greetings, Ted! Great pics! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27142.4Zone Diplomat
Dirty for those Thirties Cars? by Randall Olson #27141
Very possible the members have these models or considering money spent at Christmas time has by Tom Ciryak #27141.1
Black Friday sales saw discounts of 30%--$50% on '30s Buicks from Brooklin & retailers. Why buy used by Frank Racibozynski #27141.2
Thanks, Fellas. Sure have been some good deals on these models. (EOM) by Randall Olson #27141.2.1
PICS - 1930 Rolls Royce Phantom II 'Shooting Brake' #67XJ by Matrix by Keko Romero #27140
Beautiful model. Thanks for posting Keko. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #27140.1
I wonder are they from the same master/mold? (EOM) by Jacques Roest #27140.2
Too many differences; the A pillar, length of hood, c pillar etc. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27140.2.1Zone Diplomat
I don't believe it... by Keko Romero #27140.2.2
Very sharp. (EOM) by John Merritt #27140.3
Hello Keko. Could you please email me at gianluigicappi@gmail.com? (EOM) by Gianluigi Cappi #27140.4
Mail sent (EOM) by Keko Romero #27140.4.1
I have this one too. My only complaint is that... by Harvey Goranson #27140.5
Has the way Paypal operates with payments for models sent to the US changed? by Mike Coupe #27139
Just purchased a model from the UK...none of that on my payment screen. (EOM) by Lloyd Mecca #27139.1
+ 1 (EOM) by Shel Platt #27139.1.1
Purchasing from the UK in the USA by John Quilter #27139.1.2
I have noticed that Amazon and others now add state sales tax (our VAT), but it is... by Karl Schnelle #27139.2
Also with Amazon now in a number of states they have to charge taxes for customers in that state by Tom Ciryak #27139.2.1
Is that how that works? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27139.2.1.1Zone Diplomat
It started for me a number of years ago when I ordered from Rockler. Once they opened a store by Tom Ciryak #27139.2.1.1.1
Amazon and eBay are now collecting sales tax by John Kuliak #27139.2.1.2
Indiana does the same thing; state laws apply so IN started this last year... (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #27139.2.1.2.1
Mike - Please email me at by Ken Smith #27139.3
Ebay tax info...From eBay... by Lloyd Mecca #27139.4
Pics: Here is my complete set of Brooklin’s current series Tuckers. by David Knight #27137
But...there are only eight. Weren't there fifty? ;) (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27137.1Zone Diplomat
Tucker built 51 cars, 47 still exist. by David Knight #27137.1.1
LOL, John ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #27137.1.2
David, I wanted to refresh my memory so I went to "Collectible Automobile's" by Rick Thompson #27137.2
Great stuff, Rick. Thanks. by John Kuvakas #27137.2.1Zone Diplomat
Rick just received an award for best write. by Shel Platt #27137.2.2
Thanks, Shel! I'm honored. Actually, I live for this stuff. As an American History by Rick Thompson #27137.2.2.1
You knew Leon Mandel! Amazing! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27137.2.2.1.1Zone Diplomat
Yep! He and his family lived in Reno and so did I, before and after by Rick Thompson #27137.2.2.1.1.1
I have lunch monthly with William Jeanes also a former by Bob Jackman #27137.2.2.1.1.2
Another one of the good ones! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27137.2.2.1.1.2.1Zone Diplomat
Agreed! Mandel, Yates, Jeanes, Weith, Jean Shepherd, Dick Smothers... by Rick Thompson #27137.2.2.1.1.2.1.1
It was always refreshing to read Smothers articles. He was a true car guy. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27137.2.2.1.1.2.1.1.1Zone Diplomat
I really like David E Davis as well (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27137.2.2.1.1.2.1.1.1.1Zone Diplomat
Seconded Shel. The amount of knowledge on this Forum never ceases to amaze me (EOM) by John Roberts #27137.2.2.2
Of yours, I like the bronze and Waltz Blue best, but the beige looks surprisingly good, too! (EOM) by Rick Thompson #27137.3
We have David to thank for the Waltz Blue. He campaigned successfully and tirelessly for it. by John Kuvakas #27137.3.1Zone Diplomat
Hear, hear! Nice work, David! (EOM) by Rick Thompson #27137.3.1.1
Leon was one of the greats. What a privilege and honor you had! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27137.3.1.1.1Zone Diplomat
A wonderful set of Tucker models. I need to bring mine together. (EOM) by John Merritt #27137.4
For you '50s car fans, how many do we have in 1/43? -link by Karl Schnelle #27136
Fine overview of those Fifties advancements. I think nearly all are available in by Mike DeTorrice #27136.1
I don't think anyone has done the 54 Ford. by Joe Libricz #27136.1.1
Joe, right. Durham also made some wagons at the end of their run. Oakland Models by Randall Olson #27136.1.1.1
Oakland Models by Raymond Paszkiewicz #27136.1.1.1.1
Ray, is that the DeHanes who also made some 1:55 scale tractor trailers? (EOM) by Randall Olson #27136.1.1.1.1.1
John Dehanes trucks for Randy Olson info. by Raymond Paszkiewicz #27136.1.1.1.1.1.1
Thanks, Ray. Hats off to the man for originating these fine models (EOM) by Randall Olson #27136.1.1.1.1.1.1.1
Fred Lewis made a one-off Skyliner based on the Durham... by Karl Schnelle #27136.1.1.2
Nice, Karl. Fred does some impressive work. Who's Stroget? (EOM) by Randall Olson #27136.1.1.2.1
Me - my username! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #27136.1.1.2.1.1
1954 Fords by Fred Lewis #27136.1.1.2.2
"Pictures don't lie" by John Kuvakas #27135Zone Diplomat
John, that picture of an actual Tucker on a flatbed is taken from a video that showed distortion. by David Knight #27135.1
I understand, David. I just thought it was a nice example of how a lens can distort an image. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27135.1.1Zone Diplomat
What ? You ...you... you're joking ! Right, John ? Yet, by Mike DeTorrice #27135.1.1.1
Large 43rd scale photos by John Quilter #27135.2
John...... What was the point of the imagine video other than it's a classic song? (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #27135.3
The primary point was to showcase the technology used to create it. by John Kuvakas #27135.3.1Zone Diplomat
That song always makes me sad.... by Randall Olson #27135.3.1.1
Interesting, Randall. I think you make an apt comparison here. by John Kuvakas #27135.3.1.1.1Zone Diplomat
Nor people (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #27135.3.1.2
Ha! Right! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27135.3.1.2.1Zone Diplomat
Pics: Brooklin’s Black Tucker, long awaited, arrived today. by David Knight #27134
I like it best with the black wall tires. Nice Tucker model! (EOM) by Lou Petrucci #27134.1
+1! (EOM) by Curtis Parisi #27134.1.1
+2 (EOM) by Jack Dodds #27134.1.1.1
That's a beautiful replica model..thanks for your pics !! (EOM) by Steve Jakubczak #27134.1.1.1.1
Now that looks good with the black walls. I may need to switch mine. (EOM) by John Merritt #27134.2
Black walls make it look like an old mans car....LOL (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #27134.3
Matrix News by John Kuvakas #27133Zone Diplomat
PICS. A new Matrix appeared this morning by Mike Coupe #27132
Like the one Tippi Hedron drove in the film "The Birds". (EOM) by Brian Cox #27132.1
https://www.imcdb.org/vehicle_3988-Aston-Martin-DB2-4-LML-944-1954.html (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #27132.1.1
Very nice!! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #27132.2
Since concept cars are popular in our group, is anyone else hoping for a 1961 Ford Gyron? [link] by Mark Lampariello #27131
Count me in. (EOM) by John Kuliak #27131.1
Did the Gyron ever make it into a running car? Or cycle? (EOM) by Don Anderson #27131.2
Gyron Pic by John Kuvakas #27131.3Zone Diplomat
Very Jetsonesque. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #27131.3.1
+1 (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #27131.3.1.1
yes.......... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #27131.4
I am a NO ... too uncar like. (EOM) by Raymond Paszkiewicz #27131.4.1
News from Autocult by John Kuvakas #27130Zone Diplomat
I'd love the AMX, but I can't afford it....does Legacy take EBT..LMAO (EOM) by Steve Jakubczak #27130.1
Nice to see the Bianco S. I suggested them the Monarca. by Sergio Luis Santos #27130.2
Well the AMX3 is a nice edition and its great to see them doing U.S. by Don Anderson #27130.3
1968 Bullitt Mustang - Brooklin Deutschland Club model by Al Stack #27128
I don’t think there will be much of a market for the Brooklin version. by Lou Petrucci #27128.1
Gotta remember it's a Ford........actually just a little model of a Ford. by Don Anderson #27128.1.1
The Charger lost those caps...not the stang... (EOM) by Steve Jakubczak #27128.1.1.1
You might want to watch the movie again...just sayin.. (EOM) by Steve Jakubczak #27128.1.1.1.1
I'm back to apologize. To the Ford Mustang lovers because those by Don Anderson #27128.1.1.2
OK! We're getting there. The Charger in the movie was black. by John Kuvakas #27128.1.1.2.1Zone Diplomat
I checked my copy of "Car Life" from August, '69, which has a lengthy by Rick Thompson #27128.1.1.2.1.1
I give them credit, particularly on the Charger. That manhandled that car around those streets. by John Kuvakas #27128.1.1.2.1.1.1Zone Diplomat
I have always thought that the Charger clipped that parked 66 Chevy at the by Jack Dodds #27128.1.1.2.1.1.2
Bill Hickman also drove the big dark blue Pontiac in that awesome chase scene by Jack Dodds #27128.1.1.2.1.1.3
Here it is by John Kuvakas #27128.1.1.2.1.1.3.1Zone Diplomat
John that was AWESOME!!! It brought back many memories. I was about 7 in 1973 by Phil Realmuto #27128.1.1.2.1.1.3.1.1
The 7-Ups by Raymond Paszkiewicz #27128.1.1.2.1.1.3.1.2
I'm going to watch it again. Thanks, Ray. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27128.1.1.2.1.1.3.1.2.1Zone Diplomat
Saw this movie at a drive-in (that's appropriate). Hickman's French Connection driving by Randall Olson #27128.1.1.2.1.1.3.1.2.2
No Neo Pontiacs like these. Not even close. (EOM) by David Crowe #27128.1.1.2.1.1.3.1.2.2.1
I guess if they had driven a station wagon. No Ventura or early 70s LeMans. Neo by Randall Olson #27128.1.1.2.1.1.3.1.2.2.1.1
I see there's an Opel Kadett Caravan that gets hit twice by the dark blue Pontiac by Andrew Davies #27128.1.1.2.1.1.3.1.3
One sold on Ebay recently. I don't recall the amount but it did quite well. by Jack Dodds #27128.2
It's one of the holy grails for Brooklin collectors. The last one I saw went for over $700 (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27128.2.1Zone Diplomat
Every one is slightly different... by John Roberts #27128.2.2
How many did they make, John? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27128.2.2.1Zone Diplomat
Not to pre-empt JR, but Roger Mateo's "Special Brooklins" book by Rick Thompson #27128.2.2.1.1
Pics: Gianluigi Cappi's Brooklin Collector's Guide says 250 and 10 with extra chrome by Jacques Roest #27128.2.2.1.1.1
That's right! 250. (EOM) by John Roberts #27128.2.2.1.1.2
That's a fairly large number. Yet, they very seldom show up for sale. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27128.2.2.1.1.2.1Zone Diplomat
Used to live in the town where the Charger/Mustang over the mountain by John Quilter #27128.3
USPS in the model car sales business by Al Stack #27127
These should be popular with S Gauge (American Flyer) model railroaders (EOM) by John Quilter #27127.1
Matrix News by John Kuvakas #27126Zone Diplomat
So basically a few repaints and no new models (EOM) by carl parrish #27126.1
The Black Bess Bugatti is quite new and on my list. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #27126.1.1
Very cool models ! That Model K Torpedo is very impressive. (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #27126.2
Brooklin recolours due in a few weeks.... by John Roberts #27125
Thanks for the update John. A friend owns an Armstrong Siddely by Bob Jackman #27125.1
Great news Bob! (EOM) by John Roberts #27125.1.1
Update on the Consul colour for those interested... by John Roberts #27125.2
The colour, I understand, is Edinburgh Green. by Mike Coupe #27125.2.1
Final decision will rest with the factory. (EOM) by John Roberts #27125.2.1.1
I now understand that the choice of colour is by Mike Coupe #27125.2.1.2
I hope it will be Canterbury Green by John Scrivens #27125.2.1.2.1
PICs - From My Collection - '41 Cadillac by John Merritt #27124
Hi John, nice Caddy !. GLM is about to release their own versions very soon too. ( pics ) by Jean Philippe Sergent #27124.1
I am looking forward to it. (EOM) by John Merritt #27124.1.1
John, what brand is this inexpensive Cadillac? I like the background. Is the background by Jacques Roest #27124.2
It is from GFCC Toys, and yes, that is just passed my back yard. Nature almost too my back door. (EOM) by John Merritt #27124.2.1
Thanks John. That back yard is good for your pictures (EOM) by Jacques Roest #27124.2.1.1
2020 Nuremberg Toy Fair help? by Randy Rusk #27123
Hi Randy, the website www.auto-und-modell.de is always covering by Jean Philippe Sergent #27123.1
GIM is part of same group as Matrix so unlikely (EOM) by Marius Woolley #27123.1.1
I will be at the fair myself. by Albert Kopans #27123.2
I'll be happy to do that, Albert. by John Kuvakas #27123.2.1Zone Diplomat
Auto-und-Modell's tends to include more track subjects than the road subjects we favor, by Mark Lampariello #27123.2.1.1
I will do my best. (EOM) by Albert Kopans #27123.2.1.2
Thank you everyone! (EOM) by Randy Rusk #27123.3
Pics: 1957 Belairs by Jacques Roest #27122
And don't forget the Dinky Nomad in black with white top by John Quilter #27122.1
John, you are the conversion expert. I like the delivery van (EOM) by Jacques Roest #27122.1.1
Latest news from ESVAL 2020 by Raymond Paszkiewicz #27121
Thanks, Ray! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27121.1Zone Diplomat
Nice to have this early info; thanks! Time to save up! Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #27121.2
Many great upcoming models here ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #27121.3
Gaylord? by Charles Pleier #27121.4
Pics: Brooklin 1957 Belair convertible by Jacques Roest #27120
I wish they would do it with the top up or at least give the option of top and boot cover in the box (EOM) by Curtis Parisi #27120.1
+1 (EOM) by renato camesasca #27120.1.1
+2 (EOM) by David Knight #27120.1.2
Jacques, do you happen to know what color it will be released in? by Alex Taylor #27120.2
Sorry, I do not know nothing about the release or colors. It seems that they are very busy to by Jacques Roest #27120.2.1
My experience tells me that Brooklin won't even know the colour until by Mike Coupe #27120.2.2
Pics : 1957 Bel Air Brooklin by Denis Auber #27120.3
I have this model! Can't remember exactly when I bought mine, by Alex Taylor #27120.3.1
Trunk looks too short or the boot is too big. (EOM) by Joe Libricz #27120.4
Does anyone know if Brooklin still plans on releasing the 1957 by Lou Petrucci #27119
I assume you are refering to a new version that I haven't heard of by Alex Taylor #27119.1
They had a convertible on the tables for the Pink Collection near the end of the year. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27119.2Zone Diplomat
Yes, it was featured on the weekly blog a few times last year. Pink version... by John Roberts #27119.3
John, will the regular one be made again like the one I have, by Alex Taylor #27119.3.1
It's due for a colour change at some stage this year. (EOM) by John Roberts #27119.3.1.1
Pics: My hope still is for the 4 door in another color. by David Knight #27119.3.1.1.1
Last year posts on this forum said the 4 door htp colour would be Sierra gold by Ken Spear #27119.3.1.1.1.1
We can hope! (EOM) by David Knight #27119.3.1.1.1.1.1
The Brooklin 1946 Pontiac Sedan Coupe is hopefully due for this year... by John Roberts #27119.4
Pics: A bit more on LCD Range Rover Autobiography accuracy in 1:43 by David Knight #27118
Thoughts on limited edition by Randy Rusk #27117
That is probably why I like 1 of 1's ? (EOM) by Randy Bahler #27117.1
Good point, Randy. The LE term also has different connotations in other scales and materials used by John Kuvakas #27117.2Zone Diplomat
The Matrix' I have are 1of 408 and the GLMs are 1 of 299. by Mark Lampariello #27117.3
Limited Editions by Fitzgerald Ireland #27117.4
The Top Marques Bentleys that Max Kernick did were also LEs. But... by Harvey Goranson #27117.4.1
Remember Randy - that's 200 in that color. There are 270 in green. by Harvey Goranson #27117.5
PICS: New Ferrari addition. by Randy Bahler #27116
Those are good looking models! (EOM) by Lou Petrucci #27116.1
Randy - Beautiful pair of Ferraris - I just don't by Ken Smith #27116.2
Blue interior by John Kuliak #27116.2.1
A friend of mine who owns a 250 GTO and who has judged by Bob Jackman #27116.2.1.1
The blue was a corduroy material, and appeared on many of the late 1950s-early 1960s Ferrari racers by Harvey Goranson #27116.2.1.1.1
Yesterday?? You are quite indeed a quick builder!! (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #27116.3
Ferrari Confession : I know this is wrong on many levels, but............ by Randy Bahler #27116.3.1
No! Just because you can, doesn't mean you should. Lie down till the feeling passes. (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #27116.3.1.1
But you do not understand DOC I have been having these thoughts for months . (EOM) by Randy Bahler #27116.3.1.1.1
I think you have a new strain of the flu and are delirious! LOL (EOM) by Curtis Parisi #27116.3.1.1.1.1
Just for you, Randy - those with a weak heart, don't...*PIX* by David Palmeter #27116.3.1.2
PICS. SMTS Camaro update, by Randy Bahler #27115
Love it! (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #27115.1
Paint looks good, Randy. What do you use to spray it on? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27115.2Zone Diplomat
For this car I used Testors Custom Lacquer System Paint. Body color..... by Randy Bahler #27115.2.1
Good color ! (EOM) by Ken Smith #27115.2.1.1
Thank You Ken. Maybe you all can help me. I painted the interior tub....... by Randy Bahler #27115.2.1.1.1
I like orange to match the interior. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27115.2.1.1.1.1Zone Diplomat
Orange! (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #27115.2.1.1.1.2
I vote Orange too!! (EOM) by Ken Smith #27115.2.1.1.1.2.1
That is good enough for me. Orange it is. Thank You. (EOM) by Randy Bahler #27115.2.1.1.1.2.1.1
Nice work Randy! I like that little stand you are using too (EOM) by John Roberts #27115.3
Thanks John, The model stand is from Tamyia. Very handy ! (EOM) by Randy Bahler #27115.3.1
Randy, You have mail. (EOM) by John Quilter #27115.4
'56 Mercury (Goldvarg) and '56 Lincoln (Neo) PICS by Ted Weller #27114
Nice. I have the Goldvarg Merc, it's gorgeous. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #27114.1
Very nice. Great photos. (EOM) by John Merritt #27114.2
Pics and models are fantastic by Keko Romero #27114.3
Thanks Keko, these two go together quite well! (EOM) by Ted Weller #27114.3.1
Homage to Renato... by Karl Schnelle #27113
I like this trend! Nicely done, Karl. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27113.1Zone Diplomat
+1 (EOM) by Skip Johnson #27113.1.1
Karl,I m very grateful to You for Your staging thinking in my diorama (EOM) by renato camesasca #27113.2
You're welcome! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #27113.2.1
PICS - Trident Venturer by Esval Models by Keko Romero #27112
Home run from Esval, IMO. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #27112.1
I'm a bit sketchy on the design but that is a magnificent model. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27112.2Zone Diplomat
Can't wait for Esval's upcoming Peerless model by John Kuliak #27112.3
And me too... by Keko Romero #27112.3.1
Love the garage and the model - really well done! (EOM) by Ted Weller #27112.4
Great pictures - could be the real car! (EOM) by Ken Smith #27112.4.1
It could definitely pass for a larger scale. (EOM) by Richard Sufficool #27112.4.1.1
1942-1948 Pontiac Streamliner fastback sedan coupe by Raymond Paszkiewicz #27111
I second that, Ray, on both counts. Fastbacks, coupes and sedans welcome here. (EOM) by Randall Olson #27111.1
Agreed Raymond. The GM fastbacks of the 1940s are highly by Ken Spear #27111.2
Ray, I second your comments and would definitely buy both examples shown. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #27111.2.1
+1 I would buy all 2dr. body styles offered of these Pontiacs. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #27111.2.1.1
Well said. I'd buy one in a NY minute, (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27111.3Zone Diplomat
I love the fastback too,hope from Broolin models or Goldvarg (EOM) by renato camesasca #27111.4
Ben Lampson, I just noticed your post from January 4 re: Neo 1960 Buick ambulance. (PICS) by Brian Laurance #27110
Update on the '46 Brooklin Pontiac by John Roberts #27109
Oh noooo.....what a disappointment; I was looking forward to another Pontiac! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #27109.1
Did this news come from the top? Can someone ask Nigel? (EOM) by BenD Lampson #27109.2
Can you email me please Ben? johnminx456@gmail.com (EOM) by John Roberts #27109.2.1
PICS. New Goldvargs have arrived and by Mike Coupe #27108
I'm very impressed with these and believe they will sell fast. It is by Don Anderson #27108.1
They are wonderful indeed. I have recently received the blue '61 Pontiac, the '62 Buick Special by Brian Laurance #27108.2
I wonder if a bit of blackwash would highlight the Catalina's famous 8-bolt wheels? (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #27108.3
Good eye, Mark. Just reviewed some photos of 1:1 models to see they used brushed finish by Randall Olson #27108.3.1
Pics: Greenlight’s 1970 Ford XLT Ranger in Candy Apple Red/ Wimbledon White by David Knight #27107
Nice! I have both of the Fords now as they came in the mail yesterday (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #27107.1
I did a quickie on a friends Highway Travelers Cadillac Allante. I repainted the by Curtis Parisi #27106
Excellent job. I've not seen this model before either. Didn't know it existed. (EOM) by John Merritt #27106.1
Mr. Patterson had it going on in the 90's. (EOM) by Joe Libricz #27106.2
Original ht was great fun. by Paul Patterson #27106.2.1
@ Mike Coupe...there was a mention below about a possible Brooklin 1936 Pontiac coupe release.... by BenD Lampson #27105
This looks to me more like a 1946 Pontiac. Very nice, and by Alex Taylor #27105.1
Typo... I meant a '46! (EOM) by BenD Lampson #27105.1.1
Pics: These are the 1936 Pontiacs that Brooklin has in the Pontiac Serie by Jacques Roest #27105.2
The 1946 Sedan Coupe is on the schedule for this year Ben.... by John Roberts #27105.3
Any idea in what color combination it will be made? by Alex Taylor #27105.3.1
I'm lobbying for something very special and beautiful. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27105.3.1.1Zone Diplomat
Ha! (EOM) by Ed Glorius #27105.3.1.1.1
A two-tone always makes a fastback body style stand out, as evident on the Brooklin Olds (pics) by BenD Lampson #27105.3.1.1.2
1946 Pontiacs and others, when WWII ended. by Raymond Paszkiewicz #27105.3.1.1.3
Very interesting points Ray. My childhood memories of the cars by Ken Spear #27105.3.1.1.3.1
The 53 Bel Air was also an exception., to perhaps, a lesser degree. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #27105.3.1.1.3.1.1
post war 40,s cars by Fred Lewis #27105.3.1.1.3.1.2
I do recall seeing 2-tone GM cars of the late 40s for sure. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #27105.3.1.1.3.1.2.1
40,s cars by Fred Lewis #27105.3.1.1.3.1.2.1.1
Hi, Fred. Also the less common but still available dark reds. So dark and dull by Randall Olson #27105.3.1.1.3.1.2.1.1.1
Sounds like a nice color combo....the reverse would look great too. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #27105.3.1.2
I'm glad you know about that John. by Mike Coupe #27105.3.2
2020 vision.....Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #27105.3.2.1
Was a good one, Mike. (EOM) by Ralf Buyer #27105.3.2.2
I;m going by past conversations with Nigel Mike... by John Roberts #27105.3.2.3
Thanks so much John (EOM) by BenD Lampson #27105.3.3
PICs - From My Collection - '56 Cadillac by John Merritt #27104
John, you are absolutely outdoing yourself. These set ups are spectacular. I have by Randall Olson #27104.1
Wow, very special (EOM) by Jacques Roest #27104.2
Great shot ! It makes me want to drive a '56 Caddy, throw a snowball and have a Big Mac ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #27104.3
Big Macs aint what they used to be Mike.... by BenD Lampson #27104.3.1
And now you can have ersatz beef along with today's ersatz Cadillac. (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #27104.3.1.1
Fantastic pic John...always a pleasure to view your posts (EOM) by BenD Lampson #27104.4
+1 (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #27104.4.1
PICs - From My Collection - '37 Chevrolet by John Merritt #27103
Nice looking model and one I don't have. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #27103.1
Lovely model (EOM) by Jacques Roest #27103.2
Pics: here some of my 1937 Chevy's from Brooklin and USA models by Jacques Roest #27103.2.1
A very nice model and the basis for the slightly more detailed Madison Model by Randall Olson #27103.3
John, FYI, a couple of your photos are mislabeled. (EOM) by John Quilter #27103.4
Oops missed that. That is what I get when I try to do too many at once. (EOM) by John Merritt #27103.4.1
I have fixed the error. Sorry for the mix-up. (EOM) by John Merritt #27103.5
News from Esval by John Kuvakas #27102Zone Diplomat
Wonder what's happened by carl parrish #27102.1
Still coming according to my source. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #27102.1.1
Alex at Esval says they're in the works and should be ready sometime in March.. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27102.1.1.1Zone Diplomat
Cars in movies are often featured here, and I just discovered a site that's good! Here it is: by David Holcombe #27101
David, I discovered that site about 10 years ago while researching certain movies, by BenD Lampson #27101.1
Two great resources - one just for 'movie cars' IMCDB, one for movies IMDB (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #27101.1.1
Just how good was this model? by John Kuvakas #27100Zone Diplomat
Great shots of a very impressive model ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #27100.1
1985 Cadillac Eldorado by EMC by Raymond Paszkiewicz #27100.2
Thanks, Ray. I have this model and several more EMCs. by John Kuvakas #27100.2.1Zone Diplomat
Yes John, excellent detail. I have this model. Having owned the 1:1, it is just as I remember. (EOM) by Lloyd Mecca #27100.3
Probably one of the best 1/43 Cadillac ever produced. (EOM) by Jean Philippe Sergent #27100.4
I think it is the best modern American car in 1/43. by David Crowe #27100.5
I have the Horch 835s. They're incredible and are Vlad's 1903 CAdillacs by John Kuvakas #27100.5.1Zone Diplomat
What a nice car! Back when Cadillacs still had some class. by David Knight #27100.6
Very much so. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27100.6.1Zone Diplomat
Wow. You're right, John. There's one for sale on eBay, a mere $2,500! (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #27100.7
LOL! I sell mine for half that! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27100.7.1Zone Diplomat
Yep, been on there at that price for months. Seller has no clue. It... by Lloyd Mecca #27100.7.2
I think some sellers list just to let folks know it's there on the hope that they can sell offline (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27100.7.2.1Zone Diplomat
That is an amazing model. It's on my wish list-maybe someday. (EOM) by John Merritt #27100.8
This is beautiful by Russ Rader #27100.9
A bit of history. by Albert Kopans #27100.10
Thank you, Albert! by David Crowe #27100.10.1
Thanks, Albert for this info. I too once had this model. Highly accurate gem. (EOM) by Randall Olson #27100.10.2
GLM '60 Imperial arrived today (PICS) by Barry Levittan #27099
Nice...mine is en route. Very nice Chryco display. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #27099.1
Looks beautiful. Mine is on its way as well. (EOM) by John Merritt #27099.2
Thanks for sharing Barry. I also have the same color on the way. by Bob Jackman #27099.3
Looking good! Mine is on it's way as well. (EOM) by Curtis Parisi #27099.4
Gorgeous colour. Superb detail and finishing. I like your display, too. (EOM) by Randall Olson #27099.5
Thanks all. It's a unique color that really stands out on display! (EOM) by Barry Levittan #27099.5.1
Received mine too. Gorgeous model. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #27099.6
Wow Barry you have a great little Mopar 1:43 collection there! I love your choices! by Phil Realmuto #27099.7
Pics: Greenlight’s 1970 Ford Ranger XLT by David Knight #27098
What a great model. A home-run hit at an infield-hit price. (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #27098.1
They certainly are setting the benchmark for value. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27098.2Zone Diplomat
Pic: Candy Apple Red/Wimbledon White truck is on the way by David Knight #27098.3
Agree re: value! Great photos and comparison w/the real thing. EOM (EOM) by Ted Weller #27098.4
Nice model, great price.....not sure about the tail lights though. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #27098.5
I wondered about that too. Not sure about those. (EOM) by John Merritt #27098.5.1
My dad had a 70 XLT. Those taillights are way wrong. Otherwise, it look great. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #27098.5.2
1970 Ford Ranger XLT 1:1 tail lights with variations? by David Holcombe #27098.6
Pic: Great pictures, David, for comparison of tail lights and tailgate. by David Knight #27098.6.1
I like it. If I get one, I will back it into my display cabinet(; (EOM) by Randall Olson #27098.7
Next time you speak to Amanda (Miss Brooklin) by Mike Coupe #27097
Can you elaborate? Also,speaking of Brooklin, has anyone heard of their planned new by Ken Spear #27097.1
Will that Pontiac coupe be a Fastback? ...................................................(pic) by BenD Lampson #27097.1.1
As far as I'm aware Ken, by Mike Coupe #27097.1.2
Thanks Mike. (EOM) by Ken Spear #27097.1.2.1
Did she get married..... by BenD Lampson #27097.2
She's engaged! Congrats, Amanda! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27097.2.1Zone Diplomat
+1, for I want to add my congratulations and best wishes. (EOM) by David Holcombe #27097.2.1.1
Awrr. You've ruined the intrigue John . (EOM) by Mike Coupe #27097.2.1.2
Congrats Amanda.....best wishes to you! (EOM) by BenD Lampson #27097.2.1.3
Congrats Amanda! And thank you for the many spares you have supplied. You are the Best! (EOM) by Curtis Parisi #27097.2.2
Speaking of Amanda..... by Skip Johnson #27097.3
My experience with Amanda exactly and also my thoughts of her. by Jack Dodds #27097.3.1
I fully agree, her customer service with spares is 1st rate. (EOM) by John Quilter #27097.3.2
PIC - New in my collection / The Christmas haul by Keko Romero #27096
The Imperial limo is gorgeous, I have it too. It's a '56. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #27096.1
Thanks Barry, my error typing... (EOM) by Keko Romero #27096.1.1
Wasn't that RR Break featured in the movie, "The King's Speech", by Mark Lampariello #27096.2
This Rolls (pic) was featured, but I also found a site, by David Holcombe #27096.2.1
I did not see completely that film... by Keko Romero #27096.2.2
i went on car model site and i saw 1964 pontiac by Michel Gouverneur #27095
If you are looking at the Goldvarg model, it seems to be available. This company by David Holcombe #27095.1
Dominion shows it on his website ? (EOM) by Randy Bahler #27095.1.1
Yes, Dominion Models has it in both colors, as does Legacy Motors by Rick Thompson #27095.1.1.1
Goldvarg shows it available in two colors. www.goldvargcollections.com by J.D. Simmons #27095.2
PICS. I got my stock last week. They were released before Christmas by Mike Coupe #27095.3
Did anyone tell him the outside mirror is too far forward? That may by Don Anderson #27095.3.1
I believe these are factory prototypes. Somebody please correct me if i am mistaken. by BenD Lampson #27095.3.1.1
No these are production models Ben. by Mike Coupe #27095.3.1.1.1
Thanks for clarifying Mike. (EOM) by BenD Lampson #27095.3.1.1.1.1
If you go to Pinterest web site the mirror is in the proper place. (EOM) by Richard Paschall #27095.3.1.2
"Collectible Automobile" magazine profiled the GPs in the June '90 issue. by Rick Thompson #27095.3.1.3
Here are several pics. by John Kuvakas #27095.3.1.3.1Zone Diplomat
Be still, my heart! I'll take the top one, please. Gorgeous. (EOM) by Rick Thompson #27095.3.1.3.1.1
The mirrors were in either location, as with some other GMs of the era, by Mark Lampariello #27095.3.1.4
Got mine just before Christmas. A real beauty. (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #27095.3.2
I looked at some old photos of my Dad's '64 Star Chief, the mirror is in the same place as the GP. (EOM) by John Merritt #27095.4
We discussed this mirror placement some time ago as I recall and by Jack Dodds #27095.4.1
PICs - From My Collection - Hudson by John Merritt #27094
Great presentation! Love the Hornets, especially the Gulf Green '51. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #27094.1
Nice assortment, John! (EOM) by Randall Olson #27094.2
I like these, and the '42 is one I don't have. Western? This one I'm going to think about. Thanks! (EOM) by David Holcombe #27094.3
Nice layout John. I'm thinking that any young person wouldn't by Bob Jackman #27094.4
Bob, phone booth?, what's that?....Ha, Ha. by Curtis Parisi #27094.4.1
Goldvarg '62 Buick Special SW (PIC) by Ted Weller #27093
Perfect setting for this wagon. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #27093.1
In the 1960s you could leave the baby on the front porch and not worry about it! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #27093.2
What a great photo! Let's see more, Ted. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27093.3Zone Diplomat
Beautiful Buick Special wagon, Ted, and great setting by David Knight #27093.4
The building is from Woodland Scenics "O gauge" or 1:48 scale...close enough for diorama purposes! (EOM) by Ted Weller #27093.4.1
Perfect model and setting. Awesome photo. I really need to get mine unpacked. (EOM) by John Merritt #27093.5
Excellent photo and model. This looks great ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #27093.6
Nice, looks a bit like a summer cottage. Wagon's unpacked, now time to tour the island. (EOM) by Randall Olson #27093.7
Awesome diorama....Beautyful Buick by Goldvarg (EOM) by renato camesasca #27093.8
A few simple diorama (simple type) shots on a lazy afternoon. (pics) by David Holcombe #27092
Great fun! Love the college frat scene! EOM (EOM) by Ted Weller #27092.1
Quick dioramas are sometimes the most fun. Great shots. (EOM) by John Merritt #27092.2
Very enjoyable and whimsical. Thanks for posting. (EOM) by Randall Olson #27092.3
PICS - New diorama shots by Keko Romero #27091
Let's go whit our beloved dioramas.. (EOM) by renato camesasca #27091.1
Love both themes. Who makes the gold Mustang? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27091.2Zone Diplomat
Minichamps I believe. (EOM) by Randy Bahler #27091.2.1
You are right, it's the Minichamps 1968 Mustang Fastback in 'lime gold' (EOM) by Keko Romero #27091.2.2
Keko, I can place three of the makes in lower photo. What make is on the right by Randall Olson #27091.3
It's an Opel Monza by Keko Romero #27091.3.1
Interesting how the companies were able to create and retain a unique visual identity by Randall Olson #27091.3.1.1
Are those 3 x Minichamps and a Vanguards? by Andrew Davies #27091.3.1.2
Ford V Dodge! ha ha... (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #27091.4
Great display. Nice model pairings. (EOM) by John Merritt #27091.5
Pic's just for fun... by renato camesasca #27090
GREAT! (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #27090.1
Many thank's Christopher (EOM) by renato camesasca #27090.1.1
Fantastic!!! by Keko Romero #27090.2
Many thank's Keko ..My next job will be a Chevrolet dealer ... (EOM) by renato camesasca #27090.2.1
These are always a treat. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27090.3Zone Diplomat
Many thank's John (EOM) by renato camesasca #27090.3.1
Renato, I admire the extreme detail of these scenes. Always more to see by Randall Olson #27090.4
Many thank's Randall (EOM) by renato camesasca #27090.4.1
(PIC) McSorley's Old Ale House... by Lloyd Mecca #27090.5
Many thank's Lloyd,happy to read the History of this iconic place of NY (EOM) by renato camesasca #27090.5.1
I have been there twice on trips to NYC. Still has sawdust covering its floors by Randall Olson #27090.5.1.1
Lunched there regularly when I lived in the City. (EOM) by Lloyd Mecca #27090.5.1.1.1
I love the great trolley and the tracks in the street! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #27090.5.1.1.2
The 50's come to life here! Lots of fun and I thank you for these!! (EOM) by David Holcombe #27090.6
Yes David ..I'm fan of the 50s too,hope to see more models like those from Brooklin .. (EOM) by renato camesasca #27090.6.1
Awesome! Scratch built diorama? How long did it take to build? (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #27090.7
A lot of time Tony and documentation for outside and inside.. (EOM) by renato camesasca #27090.7.1
Really neat stuff Renato. Love the details of your buildings. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #27090.7.1.1
Renato's diorama by Raymond Paszkiewicz #27090.7.1.1.1
Many thanx Raymond,happy You like it.. (EOM) by renato camesasca #27090.7.1.1.1.1
Many thank's Bob (EOM) by renato camesasca #27090.7.1.1.2
Wonderful scenes ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #27090.8
Many thank's Mike. (EOM) by renato camesasca #27090.8.1
I love the great trolley and the tracks in the street! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #27090.9
Fabulous! Excellent photography. A joy to look at. (EOM) by Frank Racibozynski #27090.10
Just brilliant! So much amazing detail. A work of art. (EOM) by John Merritt #27090.11
So good it could pass for the real thing, amazing! (EOM) by John Quilter #27090.12
Many tank's Karl, Frank, John and Jhon, happy to know You like it. (EOM) by renato camesasca #27090.12.1
PICs - From My Collection - '42 Hudson by John Merritt #27089
Nice moody shot. A Baroque Beast. Is it a WMCE? (EOM) by Randall Olson #27089.1
Yes. (EOM) by John Merritt #27089.1.1
The chrome trim was a good clue. A bit more than the original Western issue. (EOM) by Randall Olson #27089.1.1.1
Photographs by Raymond Paszkiewicz #27089.2
Terrific shots starring this beautiful Hudson ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #27089.3
Great, great shot. This shot brings such a reality. Like the Hudson too (EOM) by Jacques Roest #27089.4
Fine photos of a special model. Thanks for the post! (EOM) by David Holcombe #27089.5
Awesome in B/W shots.. (EOM) by renato camesasca #27089.6
Like picture postcards from days gone by (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #27089.7
Great photos of a great subject! (EOM) by Barry Levittan #27089.8
Austin Mini beach car sells for $230K on Bring a Trailer by John Quilter #27088
That looks cool. Great job. I think I'd rather your version anyway. (EOM) by John Merritt #27088.1
Me too. +1! (EOM) by Randall Olson #27088.2
+2 (EOM) by Jacques Roest #27088.3
+3. (EOM) by David Holcombe #27088.4
For those who wanted a 2WD Moke! (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #27088.5
All Mokes were 2 wheel drive execept for the one experimental one by John Quilter #27088.5.1
Rented one while I was in Barbados. They drive on the wrong side though (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #27088.5.2
Great conversion by Andrew Davies #27088.6
No, not a Vitesse but an Altaya via Ebay from France with free shipping by John Quilter #27088.6.1
Did anyone catch the Wall Street Journal article today on model collecting? by John Quilter #27087
Would like to read it - can anyone send a link? (EOM) by Ken Smith #27087.1
Try this by John Quilter #27087.1.1
John - Thanks for the effort, but you were correct, by Ken Smith #27087.1.1.1
Yep, can't read much... but here are 3 more recent articles... by Karl Schnelle #27087.1.1.2
Mark Gustavson's name is familiar. Did he write for Model Car Journal? (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #27087.2
"Scale Auto Enthusiast"! and ... by Karl Schnelle #27087.2.1
My Christmas present to myself....BBR, the Ferrari of model cars..............................(pics) by BenD Lampson #27086
Very nice! I just saw one in an October advertisement yesterday. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #27086.1
Most impressive, and the detailing is really fine. A beautiful model. (EOM) by David Holcombe #27086.2
It looks amazing. (EOM) by John Merritt #27086.3
Wow! A spectacular model of one of my favorite 1:1s (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #27086.4
WoW!!! "Choice" - great choice for a non-red Ferrari! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #27086.5
Saturday fun. I wonder what is going to happen to this SMTS Camaro ? by Randy Bahler #27085
They all look good Randy - but I LOVE that '53 Studebaker! (EOM) by Ken Smith #27085.1
Thanks Ken. The Studebaker looks better in person. My picture is not...... by Randy Bahler #27085.1.1
Ooooh, oooh, pick me! (arms waving frantically in the air like a schoolboy with all the answers).... by BenD Lampson #27085.2
I have the SMTS Ford Falcon kit I will start next. I am not into the race cars.......... by Randy Bahler #27085.2.1
Pics: more about Reo by Jacques Roest #27084
Brian Laurance or any Buick fan here....what do you think of this little peice of jewelry? (pics) by BenD Lampson #27083
Interesting. My father owned and operated a small bus line that had a couple of Flxible by David Holcombe #27083.1
Very interesting David....I was wondering why they dropped the 'E'... by BenD Lampson #27083.1.1
Kind of morbid actually. Folks have died in those things. by Don Anderson #27083.2
A new release from Neo? Note the differences with the 2016 release. by Harvey Goranson #27083.3
Wow! I haven't seen this one yet. I like this one better...it is cleaner looking and two tone. (EOM) by BenD Lampson #27083.3.1
A beautiful Buick, wish they made an Electra 225. (EOM) by Miles Germain #27083.4
Reo-Graham connection by Alan Dinsmore #27082
1936 Reo-Graham connection by Raymond Paszkiewicz #27081
That's a very valid observation about the shared bodies. Pretty interesting circumstances. (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #27081.1
So to see, only the radiator/grille are different. On the Graham is the grille in 2 pieces. (EOM) by Jacques Roest #27081.2
I think the bumpers are different as well. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #27081.2.1
Good information! I should avoid such sweeping statements. I have a couple of Grahams, too. (pics) by David Holcombe #27081.4
Did they share engines too Ray? Over here we had the Lammas-Graham... by John Roberts #27081.5
Reply John Roberts, Graham & Reo by Raymond Paszkiewicz #27081.5.1
Thanks Ray, much appreciated (EOM) by John Roberts #27081.5.1.1
Dean could you email me again. I may have some work for you ? (EOM) by Randy Bahler #27080
Randy, I just sent you an email to your yahoo address. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27080.1Zone Diplomat
John, Please use rlbahler59atyahoo.com (EOM) by Randy Bahler #27080.1.1
It should be in your inbox now (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27080.1.1.1Zone Diplomat
Sorry I got your email. It went to spam. I never look there much. Thank You. (EOM) by Randy Bahler #27080.1.1.2
Hi Randy...my email address is modelcrafters@start.ca (EOM) by dean paolucci #27080.1.1.2.1
Comments on the lack of models from the teens and twenties. by Richard Nosker #27079
Pewter 1:43 oldies by Danbury Mint (pics) by David Holcombe #27079.1
Great pics David... is the pewter model the one that says 'crafted in pewter' on the pic? by BenD Lampson #27079.1.1
Boy, can I make a boo-boo!! (EOM) by David Holcombe #27079.1.1.1
And there is a pretty nice 1914 Buick touring car by John Quilter #27079.1.2
1909 Stanley Steamer in peuter by John Quilter #27079.1.2.1
The most complex 1:43 model ever? (pics) by David Holcombe #27078
An excellent model. I am very pleased with mine. One of my favorite models. -PIC by John Merritt #27078.1
+1. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #27078.1.1
It is certainly a high point for FM's 1/43 program. The Pontiac Judge was another. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27078.2Zone Diplomat
Also a +1. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #27078.2.1
Pic.Not missing in my collection.. by renato camesasca #27078.3
I have this one plus a couple of others if anyone is interested.... by John Roberts #27078.4
And Graeme Ogg has a trick that lets the front of the roof by John Quilter #27078.5
PICs - From My Collection - '65 Lincoln #2 by John Merritt #27077
PICs - From My Collection - '65 Lincoln #1 by John Merritt #27076
Agreed, nice model. I have these colors as well. (EOM) by Russ Rader #27076.1
The 1931/'32 Reo Royale, a neglected classic? (pics) by David Holcombe #27075
Last REO passenger car by Raymond Paszkiewicz #27075.1
According to Jerry Rettig's excellent American Wheels, Fourth Edition,... by Lloyd Mecca #27075.2
And in 1:50 Corgi made this REO fire engine. by Harvey Goranson #27075.2.1
The Classic Car Club of America lists the 31-34 Reo Royale as a full classic. by Richard Nosker #27075.3
not close enough but 1917 REO Touring 1/18 by Signature Models (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #27075.4
Received my NEO '60 Fury conv. today. Beautiful model but I'm puzzled... by Barry Levittan #27074
Yes it is a bit weird, what I did was to by carl parrish #27074.1
This is a pet peeve of mine as it makes stacking the models by Bob Jackman #27074.1.1
And there seems to be no rhyme or reason to the different sizing. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27074.1.1.1Zone Diplomat
Exactly! '49 New Yorker vs. '49 DeSoto...bigger car, smaller case! (EOM) by Barry Levittan #27074.1.1.1.1
I'm betting it's an issue with the factory and supplies. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27074.1.1.1.1.1Zone Diplomat
PICs - From My Collection - '42 DeSoto by John Merritt #27073
Nice! (EOM) by David Knight #27073.1
That one looks really good ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #27073.2
Good one! I think we must all like the fire chief models. (EOM) by David Holcombe #27073.3
Love it. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #27073.4
But was it based on an actual vehicle? (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #27073.5
I found a short history of this NY fire department. See: by David Holcombe #27073.6
Do you want the good news or the bad news first? by Graeme Ogg #27072
The delay is understandable. Perhaps they are reworking the '60 DeSoto to create this model. (EOM) by Randall Olson #27072.1
Or maybe they are Swedish. (EOM) by Don Anderson #27072.2
Vad menar du? (EOM) by Randall Olson #27072.2.1
60 Kess Imperial by John Small #27072.2.2
It may take a GLM Imperial to correct a Kess. by David Crowe #27072.3
(PIC) I agree. Grille on the model needs some work. by Lloyd Mecca #27072.3.1
It looks interesting, could be one I'll need to see in person. (EOM) by John Merritt #27072.4
John, glad they're doing a 4dr. I have the Kess 57 Mercury SW turquoise/ivory and 63 Impala 4dr ht by Randall Olson #27072.4.1
Maybe it's the picture angle but the rear of the blue limo looks like it sits way too high. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #27072.5
PICs - From My Collection - '48 Pontiac by John Merritt #27071
Fine models, and I really like your b&w picture. I'm going to try one of those soon. (EOM) by David Holcombe #27071.1
+1 (EOM) by Jacques Roest #27071.2
+2. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #27071.2.1
Outstanding photos, John, but they raise a question. I have the original by Rick Thompson #27071.3
Nothing definitive but a quick Google search reveals by John Kuvakas #27071.3.1Zone Diplomat
Rick, I looked up original sales brochures and found a red by Bob Jackman #27071.3.2
Thanks, Bob and John. I don't have the '48 brochure (I checked) so by Rick Thompson #27071.3.2.1
The Conquest Plymouth was issued with black tops. Then someone noted that.... by Harvey Goranson #27071.3.2.1.1
The Pontiacs had color tops to match the body. Fords had a brown color top by Curtis Parisi #27071.3.3
On the S.F.B.B.C. BRK 95 1948 Buick Roadmaster in pale yellow, by Michel Lemieux #27071.3.3.1
PICs - From My Collection - '61 Pontiac by John Merritt #27070
John, that is one beautiful Pontiac! by David Knight #27070.1
It's a beauty and on it's way to me (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #27070.2
Excellent model and excellent photo set - thanks for sharing! (EOM) by Ted Weller #27070.3
This is simply amazing! Look at the model compared to the 1:1. by John Kuvakas #27070.4Zone Diplomat
Virtually perfect. Hard to tell which is which. by David Knight #27070.4.1
Gorgeous - as is the Rose Metallic version. I can't decide which I like better. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #27070.5
1/43 Auctions Closing today by John Kuvakas #27069Zone Diplomat
(PICS) 1954 Autocar DC100T tractor with our added semi trailer by Clifford Read #27068
Good work! I like the idea of cannibalizing older used stuff into a modern rendition. by David Holcombe #27068.1
Great job of matching the trailer to the tractor! I don't by Ken Smith #27068.1.1
That is one beautiful rig. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #27068.2
Fire Replicas by Raymond Paszkiewicz #27068.3
Exceptionally well done! (EOM) by Lou Petrucci #27068.4
Excellent - thanks for posting. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #27068.5
Hi. Where did you find the acrylic case? by Jay Golan #27068.6
This one is approximately 14" X 3.5" X 3.5" inside dimentions...... by Clifford Read #27068.6.1
Bizarre B1064 Thunderbolt from 1938. by Harvey Goranson #27067
A beautiful model. I have the Western version (EOM) by John Roberts #27067.1
The only Western LSR I still have is the 1927 Sunbeam. by Harvey Goranson #27067.1.1
Ah, The Slug as it was called! Twin Sunbeam Matabele aircraft engines... by John Roberts #27067.1.1.1
That's the one at Beaulieu, right? I've seen it along with a few other LSRs. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #27067.1.1.1.1
That's it. It used to be displayed with the Golden Arrow and an earlier Sunbeam. (EOM) by John Roberts #27067.1.1.1.1.1
And the Campbell-Norris turbine car. I saw all 4 together in 1981. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #27067.1.1.1.1.1.1
What, no windscreen! (EOM) by Randall Olson #27067.1.1.2
Apparently not (pic) by Harvey Goranson #27067.1.1.2.1
Goodwood Festival of Speed I think (EOM) by John Roberts #27067.1.1.2.1.1
Packards that never happened. (pics) by David Holcombe #27066
Thanks for posting this, David (EOM) by Jacques Roest #27066.1
And now you know why we don't have Packard anymore. by Don Anderson #27066.2
Ouch! by Robert Jacobs #27066.2.1
You can have genius designers but if the management doesn't buy it ....well.... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #27066.2.1.1
The Predictor by Randy Rusk #27066.3
Some spectacular dream car Packards ! If only Packard had been by Mike DeTorrice #27066.4
More Packard concepts (pics) by David Holcombe #27066.5
One more Packard by Matrix - design by Vignale in 1948. by Harvey Goranson #27066.6
Sadly the Vignale needed some name badges to tell folks what it was. by Don Anderson #27066.6.1
Given the context, 1948, this is a beautiful car and a great model. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27066.6.2Zone Diplomat
An MG that might have been. by Harvey Goranson #27065
This one intrigues me Harvey. I know Autocult makes very obscure models.... by John Roberts #27065.1
John - Here, in part, is what AutoCult has to say. by Harvey Goranson #27065.1.1
Very interesting Harv. I always wondered why there wasn't an MG version... by John Roberts #27065.1.1.1
And in those early years before British Leyland emerged they had by Don Anderson #27065.2
Odd as it might seem to us now by John Kuliak #27065.2.1
I thought it was a great looking car for its time. Unfortunately, it was notoriously unreliable. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #27065.2.1.1Zone Diplomat
I thought it was hideous and a big let down from the beautiful TR-6. by Jack Dodds #27065.2.1.1.1
Happy New Year from the Netherlands from Joop and Corinne and our two little dogs Nola and Luna (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #27064
HAPPY and HEALTHY 2020 to all of you (EOM) by Jacques Roest #27063



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