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A VW Beetle convertible from Testors (and me). (pics) by David Holcombe #26891
Heller Jag! It must be the Jag! (EOM) by Robert Bolin #26891.1
It's a nice looking build, David. Thanks for sharing these with us! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26891.2Zone Diplomat
David, Thanks for the 1820 Coach, it arrived today. (EOM) by Jay Golan #26891.3
Good to hear it, Jay. Enjoy! (EOM) by David Holcombe #26891.3.1
I really enjoy your posts David, thanks and keep them coming! (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26891.4
I spy the Silsby-Manning steam pumper off to the right David. by Harvey Goranson #26891.5
The IKA Rambler Ambassador 1965 arrived yesterday. (pics) by David Holcombe #26890
What a handsome looking car, and the gentleman in the green coat seems to like it.... by BenD Lampson #26890.1
I have one in those colors! And the doors open! And it only cost me $2! by Harvey Goranson #26890.1.1
Sorry, BenD, I agree but have no solution. Yes, Corgi made a nice one by David Holcombe #26890.1.2
PICs: I'd love to see one as well. But, it would have to be the 2nd generation. by John Kuvakas #26890.1.3Zone Diplomat
I'd love to see both of these versions ! Like the 1962 by Mike DeTorrice #26890.1.3.1
Nice combo, David! by Skip Johnson #26890.2
PICs - From My Collection - '62 Chrysler by John Merritt #26889
That roof... It is the reason why I do not have it in my collection (EOM) by renato camesasca #26889.1
Love those canted headlights. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26889.2
Great pictures! I have this one too. I love the '62 Chrysler. (PIC) by Barry Levittan #26889.3
The 62 Chrysler is one of my favorites as well. Unfortunately by Bob Jackman #26889.3.1
I’ll admit, the roof is not right. But it isn’t enough to have kept me away from the model. by John Merritt #26889.4
+1. Actually, + 100! I couldn't agree more. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #26889.4.1
Yeah, same for me....I bought it anyways....no regrets. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26889.4.2
With 6,000 plus models in my collection I certainly understand by Bob Jackman #26889.4.3
+1. (EOM) by Randall Olson #26889.4.3.1
Excellent points. I too have a number of models deemed not perfect by others but I like them anyway (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26889.4.4
(PICS) as a follow-up to Ray's Custom Rods below, also remember... by Lloyd Mecca #26888
Haven't herard about PTH for a while. We did talk about them... by Karl Schnelle #26888.1
Fifties flashback...I told 'em Groucho sent me (PIC) by Barry Levittan #26887
Barry, what a beautiful model of a great ‘50’s DeSoto.? by David Knight #26887.1
Thanks! It's by NEO. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #26887.1.1
Sweet. I love the colors. (EOM) by John Merritt #26887.2
+1. I just added to my wish list if I can find one. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26887.2.1
On sale at AE right now, Mark. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #26887.2.1.1
From DeSoto's color chart, it looks like Shell Pink/Iridescent Lavender to me. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #26887.2.2
I like it, and I used to like "What's My Line" too! (EOM) by David Holcombe #26887.3
Today, the "Secret Word" is PINK! Watch out for the Duck!! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26887.3.1
The Groucho references really date us, Jack! (EOM) by Barry Levittan #26887.3.1.1
DeSoto by Fred Lewis #26887.
I know Barry! Pretty soon they'll be carbon dating us. Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26887.
"You Bet Your Life" by Stanton Lyman #26887.3.2
Right, and DeSoto was the sponsor. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #26887.3.2.1
You're right, Stanton. My head hangs in shame. (Well, not very low.) (EOM) by David Holcombe #26887.3.2.2
Whoops! Yes you're right....my mistake. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26887.3.2.3
Here's why the new Brooklin boxes are a bad idea. (Pics of course) by Harvey Goranson #26886
Update- I bought this same model on the same sale....5 days ago and opened it.... by Randall Olson #26886.1
I think it looks better de-chromed! :-) (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #26886.2
In fairness by John Scrivens #26886.3
Coincidence i was thinking to buy the Olds wagon too directly from Bath. by Michel Lemieux #26886.3.1
No customs charges. And to answer John Scrivens... by Harvey Goranson #26886.3.1.1
Poll: Rolling wheels or no?? I vote No to prevent disaster on uneven surfaces. (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #26885
I'll take them either way as long as they display well. I'm sure David Knight has an opinion here! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26885.1Zone Diplomat
Pics: Who me, an opinion on rolling wheels or no? by David Knight #26885.1.1
What is with the black grille....on the front??? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26885.1.1.1
It's a radiator. These cars could run on gas or ethanol and were water-cooled. (EOM) by Ralf Buyer #26885.
Rolling wheels I can take or leave, but opening doors in this scale are not my cup of tea. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #26885.1.1.2
I apply a piece of clear tape to the bottom of one tire, and that prevents it from rolling (pic) by BenD Lampson #26885.2
Not a bad idea (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #26885.2.1
I prefer rolling wheels but I can live with it otherwise. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26885.3
Some of the 1:43 kits I build have non-rolling wheels, and I often feel either by David Holcombe #26885.4
I also still like to play with my "toy cars". So rolling is always preferred but not required! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #26885.4.1
I leave my cars on the base they came on so it matters not to me. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26885.5
I route a slight set of indents a couple mm thick for the two front wheels on the shelves I build. by Robert Bolin #26885.6
I prefer rolling, but I have that don’t. Being a hardware guy, I use small rubber o-rings... by John Merritt #26885.7
That's another good idea. And inexpensive too. (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #26885.7.1
Fastbacks, fastbacks, fastbacks..............................................(pics) by BenD Lampson #26884
Very nice group Ben. I'm also drawn to the GM 2 dr sedanette styling of the by Ken Spear #26884.1
Excellent collection. I think these old fastbacks are just so cool. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26884.2
Who made these beauties? [Which is which] (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #26884.3
I have added the descriptions to my original post...enjoy! (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26884.3.1
Don't forget Packard! by Harvey Goranson #26884.4
Nice one Harvey... I have both the Neo's coming! (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26884.4.1
Harvey...go to AE right now and get the CMF Clipper..on sale, too... by Robert Jacobs #26884.4.1.1
And another Packard (PIC) by Barry Levittan #26884.4.2
My first car was a '51 Chevy fastback, very much like your two Oldsmobiles. With the new by David Holcombe #26884.5
WOW! Amazing models. I am happy to say, I have them all. by John Merritt #26884.6
More 1940s fastbacks, Buicks by John Quilter #26884.7
Both are very nice....the Western is probably rare. (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26884.7.1
MC-27 1949 Buick Convertible (pic) by Alfred Gee #26883
It looks like you are out of room for that one Alfred....you should send that to me! by BenD Lampson #26883.1
Alfred, you amaze me. How do you get these? The Car List pages on this site by Randall Olson #26883.2
Hi Randall (pic) by Alfred Gee #26883.2.1
Right place at the right time- congratulations! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #26883.2.1.1
What a haul! Congrats! (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26883.2.1.2
Beautiful models! Thanks for posting these, and congratulations. (EOM) by David Holcombe #26883.2.1.3
Beautiful selection. Most of these I've never seen. Congrats. (EOM) by John Merritt #26883.2.1.4
Don't look at me - I'm a relative novice on MOCs! (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26883.2.2
That models in black is very rare. What an incredible bargain! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26883.3Zone Diplomat
Nice haul and at that price! That black Buick is the best of the lot IMHO. (EOM) by Randall Olson #26883.3.1
A new form of packaging that I like! (pic) by David Holcombe #26882
a Chinese cocoon! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #26882.1
Looks an excellent model for the money that, by carl parrish #26882.2
That is how mine arrived. Would like to find the source for those by Mark Sweeney #26882.3
Found these bags on Amazon. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26882.3.1
I received a model from China in same packaging. Pretty neat. Will have to check it out. (EOM) by Randall Olson #26882.3.1.1
+1 (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26882.
PICs - From My Collection - '56 Imperial by John Merritt #26881
Great colors! (EOM) by Ken Smith #26881.1
John - Your photos clearly show the oversize windshield frame. by Harvey Goranson #26881.2
Funny thing. I guess I am not as observant, because until you mentioned this-I did not notice that. by John Merritt #26881.2.1
PIC: I think they tried to be accurate with the windshield frame. by John Kuvakas #26881.2.2Zone Diplomat
The overall image of the model more than compensates for that IMO. by Joe Libricz #26881.2.2.1
I have the blue one and, for the price, love it....minor inaccuracies included. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26881.2.3
And here's my Desert Rose to complete the set (PICS) by Barry Levittan #26881.3
Barry, pink and metallic grey, always a great combination. by John Ellis #26881.3.1
Metallic charcoal roof. by Stanton Lyman #26881.3.2
Love it!!! by Keko Romero #26881.4
I would have bought one of each color of this model if it weren't for the windshield issue. Still a by Mark Sweeney #26881.5
Great model by Russ Rader #26881.6
I'm a little disappointed about the side door handles, misplaced and rear trim chrome window by renato camesasca #26881.6.1
Design Studio Customs and street rods by Raymond Paszkiewicz #26880
DS also did a great job on their Willys, awesome finishes by John Kuvakas #26880.1Zone Diplomat
So many cooool cars! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #26880.2
Very nice collection there! (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26880.3
A great bunch Ray! Here's a couple that I have. by Harvey Goranson #26880.4
Nick Matranga 1940 Mercury by Raymond Paszkiewicz #26880.4.1
Beautiful models. There are so many models I know nothing about. (EOM) by John Merritt #26880.5
What a great group of models! Would love to by Ken Smith #26880.6
DS. In the background, on the other shelf, is a 57/58 Crown Imperial inBurgundy. by J.D. Simmons #26880.7
1957 Chrysler Imperial by Raymond Paszkiewicz #26880.7.1
Thanks. (EOM) by J.D. Simmons #26880.7.1.1
Since we are on the subject of window wagons, here are some Buicks........................(pics) by BenD Lampson #26879
WoW!!! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #26879.1
All very nice, I have a couple of those on my wish list. (EOM) by John Merritt #26879.2
Great collection. I've been looking for that black 1960 Electra for a long time. Have it in the by Mark Sweeney #26879.3
'57 wagon by Stanton Lyman #26879.4
Good catch, thank you!.... I totally missed that, but..... by BenD Lampson #26879.4.1
Who would buy this wagon if Sergio built it? (pics) by BenD Lampson #26878
Ben, I think that is a good subject and I support your colour choice. I might by Randall Olson #26878.1
Sorry by Raymond Paszkiewicz #26878.1.1
No...but I would buy a Pinto Squire. (EOM) by dennis Brown #26878.1.2
Quite possibly if it came in squire trim. (EOM) by John Merritt #26878.2
No. Perhaps a correct Squire version with stock wheels and whitewalls, though. (EOM) by David Crowe #26878.3
+1 (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26878.3.1
I used to own a pale blue plain jane exactly like that one. by Jack Dodds #26878.4
Better yet, a 1970 1/2 Torino Falcon 4-door, Champagne Gold with shiny white roof. by Harvey Goranson #26878.5
No, as we're getting many great wagons. Lots of untapped period subjects, perhaps some luxe sedans? (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #26878.6
Pics 1969 Oldsmobile Vista Cruiser by Sergio Goldvarg #26877
This early rendition looks really good; it will be another success IMO. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26877.1
My 2 colors: Pale yellow and metallic dark green. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26877.1.1
+1 (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #26877.1.1.1
+2. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #26877.
That is the window wagon that I have been waiting for! (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26877.2
Awesome! Who doesn't like a Vista Cruiser!! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26877.3Zone Diplomat
The Wagon Queen Family Truckster salesman. (EOM) by Jay Golan #26877.3.1
Ha! You're probably right. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26877.3.1.1Zone Diplomat
Another fun choice! Barret-Jackson just auctioned a Topaz '69 Olds -- lighter and more gold-ish by Mark Lampariello #26877.4
Did these have the rear-facing third row bench seats? I thought they did.... by BenD Lampson #26877.5
Iit looks good. But make one white (EOM) by Joe Libricz #26877.6
Perfect. I owned a 1970 when I was teenager. Loved that car. (EOM) by John Merritt #26877.7
Keep your stories PG John....this is a family show! by BenD Lampson #26877.7.1
By all means Sergio, keep the Aztec Gold version. But.... by Harvey Goranson #26877.8
Dear Harv, I would love to, but I need to pay licensing fees, which would make the model by Sergio Goldvarg #26877.8.1
Sounds like an opportunity for an independent decal maker. Still, glad the color will be right. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26877.8.1.1
It looks more than nice Sergio!!! by Keko Romero #26877.9
PICs - From My Collection - '51 Rambler by John Merritt #26876
I had this cute little model but. to my regret, sold it. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26876.1
Great ! Here's a possible companion piece. (PICs) by David Holcombe #26876.2
Was "American Models" a cheaper/more expensive range from Motor City USA? (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #26876.3
Not sure but the quality is very similar; same for the price on this one anyways. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26876.3.1
There were some very nice american, and also some very nice Design Studios. by John Kuvakas #26876.3.2Zone Diplomat
thanks, y'all! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #26876.3.2.1
Karl, See comment below (EOM) by Randall Olson #26876.3.2.2
The Design Studio 54 Buick, 55 Mercury, 57 Nomad & 49 Nash and 50 Rambler are the general exceptions by Randall Olson #26876.3.2.3
Thanks Randall! A Nomad - how did I miss that? :-) (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #26876.
Here's a pic by John Kuvakas #26876. Diplomat
Ooooo, I love this one. Great model and pics! (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26876.4
Love this and the wagon that came out about the same time. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #26876.5
PICs - From My Collection - '50 Rambler by John Merritt #26875
I love this little wagon; especially in this color. I had it, sold it, by Jack Dodds #26875.1
Really special! Thanks for sharing the fine pictures. (EOM) by David Holcombe #26875.2
+1 (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26875.2.1
I owned the 1/1 of this exact model in the late 60's by J.D. Simmons #26875.3
New from Matrix by John Kuvakas #26874Zone Diplomat
Here it is, as threatened, the triple tone Fairlane! by John Ellis #26873
Beautiful!! Very Nice John (EOM) by dean paolucci #26873.1
Even the spare tire! very nice! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #26873.2
Great work, John. Color combo from the Dodge Royal? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26873.3Zone Diplomat
That would be my guess (pic), especially since this MOC is really a Brooklin. by Harvey Goranson #26873.3.1
Really like it. Ford shoulda tri-toned. (EOM) by Joe Libricz #26873.4
Wow! The colors are fantastic! (EOM) by John Merritt #26873.5
Wow----love it! (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #26873.6
IMO this BRK model begged for such detailing. What a difference! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26873.7
The colors and the continental kit... very period and very cool. by Richard Sufficool #26873.8
Many thanks gentlemen for your very kind observations. by John Ellis #26873.8.1
Does Ellisification know no bounds? Superb John. by Mike Coupe #26873.9
Pic Oldsmobile side spear 1962 by renato camesasca #26872
good choice with and without rear skirt for 62 olds fiesta (EOM) by Michel Gouverneur #26871
PICS New 1962 Oldsmobile Dynamic 88 Fiesta Wagon by Sergio Goldvarg #26870
Such an unusual subject. I love it! Heather Mist is a hit and not a miss! (EOM) by Randall Olson #26870.1
Well I had a pink '57 Olds wagon and the Olds folks named it Sunset by Don Anderson #26870.2
Beautiful subject, an inspired choice! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26870.3Zone Diplomat
What colors are those, Sergio? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26870.4Zone Diplomat
WOW! I'm speechless. (EOM) by John Merritt #26870.5
Was the brushed aluminum side spear an option on these cars? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26870.6Zone Diplomat
John, do You mean the trim side vertical door? Yes for 1962 (EOM) by renato camesasca #26870.6.1
The brushed aluminum trim was a Starfire only item. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #26870.6.2
Thanks, Bob. I figured you would know. They should have offered it! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26870.6.2.1Zone Diplomat
I take it there was no Starfire wagon ever made then? Too bad. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26870.
Just answered my own question. It seems Olds did it and its gorgeous! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26870.
Many of us are wagon collectors and these will be lighthearted and unexpected additions! by Mark Lampariello #26870.7
I agree Mark; Sergios range of cars being done is exciting to see. The 60s era is long overdue. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26870.7.1
Excellent ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #26870.8
The car looks great but like Don suggested, it doesn't need the fender skirts. Also I hope the by Curtis Parisi #26870.9
This is a lovely wagon. I think the heather mist choice is a good one but by Jack Dodds #26870.10
I'll take the brown one with the roof rack....very nice Sergio!!! (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26870.11
+1. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #26870.11.1
My two cents - First, I can't get enough wagons so I really welcome these two. Regarding the fender by Mark Sweeney #26870.12
+1 On second thought I agree the bright lavender may not as popular. We all wish you a sellout! by Mark Lampariello #26870.12.1
Not too excited by the color choices Sergio. I think the lavender should be replaced by Surf Green. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26870.13
I opt for no skirts and would replace the Sunset Mist color with Surf Green or Cirrus blue. by Jack Dodds #26870.13.1
That would be my choice as well. And I'm not a fan of skirts on a car this late. (EOM) by John Quilter #26870.13.2
+1 (EOM) by Frank Racibozynski #26870.13.3
I believe the grille needs to be not flat but slightly "pointed" in the center?? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26870.14
More Hudson Hornets! PICS by dean paolucci #26869
WOW! Those look great. I love the one w/the black roof. Impressive. (EOM) by John Merritt #26869.1
Excellent workmanship by Raymond Paszkiewicz #26869.2
I agree and that Barit Blue is quite the colour, too. (EOM) by Randall Olson #26869.2.1
Stunning work (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #26869.2.2
+1 (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26869.2.2.1
Simply beautiful, love Hudson and your job on it.. (EOM) by renato camesasca #26869.2.3
Wow!...I'll take all three! (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26869.3
Great work Dean. Nice to see them and hope you are well. (EOM) by John Roberts #26869.4
Dean, I love your Hudson Hornets. by John Ellis #26869.4.1
Thanks for all the kind words guys! Much appreciated! (EOM) by dean paolucci #26869.5
(PICS) My last older resin car grouping: Cadillacs..... by Clifford Read #26868
Nice bunch! Really attractive colors on the '57. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26868.1
+1 (EOM) by Randall Olson #26868.1.1
Fine photography of a great collection, Clifford. Thanks for posting the series. Well done! (EOM) by David Holcombe #26868.2
Nice group of Cadillac Models. But all of the ones you have featured looked great. (EOM) by John Merritt #26868.3
I love these Caddies! I have most of these and more. (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26868.4
Received my IXO/Altaya 1965 Rambler Ambassador today. Love it. The by Mark Sweeney #26867
I have been waiting for mine for several days, and I just checked. It has by David Holcombe #26867.1
Another, BRK's 1954 Kaiser Manhattan (pics) by David Holcombe #26866
Looks really nice. I have this one and the all green version too. (EOM) by John Merritt #26866.1
Here's one of my favorites, with an added touch. (pics) by David Holcombe #26865
Fantastic color. (EOM) by John Merritt #26865.1
PICs - From My Collection - '61 Valiant by John Merritt #26864
Nice model, I had no recollection of Chrysler offering it in a two door. (EOM) by Mark Millar #26864.1
The hardtop was launched in '61 a year after the sedan and wagon by John Quilter #26864.1.1
Great looking model. I really like these old Valiants - kooky, but cool. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26864.2
PICs - From My Collection - '53 Kaiser by John Merritt #26863
Fine photos, John. This Kaiser has become one of my favorites. (EOM) by David Holcombe #26863.1
Oh man, I like that a lot, especially with the sun visor... by Richard Sufficool #26863.2
A couple of Kaiser Carabelas show up on eBay now and then, (pics) by David Holcombe #26863.2.1
I have the yellow Carabella as well as...[PIC] by Richard Sufficool #26863.2.1.1
This one and the two tone green are just superb, IMO. The sun visor hides that unfortunate dip in by Mark Sweeney #26863.3
Really nice and in a great color, too ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #26863.4
Another old diecast Dinky from France, #532, the 1958 Lincoln Premiere. by Harvey Goranson #26862
Beautiful model Harv and I think that decimal point can be moved a couple of places now. (EOM) by Chris Sweetman #26862.1
Amazing condition. (EOM) by Joe Libricz #26862.2
Nice French Dinky! I have this one and its blue twin MIB. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26862.3
You lucky guy. It will do $ 100-150 ? (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26862.4
Very easily. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26862.4.1
Very cool. I've not seen this one before. Not real familiar with Dinky Models. (EOM) by John Merritt #26862.5
They are at the core of the 1:43 hobby John. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26862.5.1
I have seen a few interesting ones in photos, but not in person. Since I wasn’t collecting this by John Merritt #26862.5.1.1
…… and Harv is one of those guys at the core of collecting 1:43rd …. by Chris Sweetman #26862.
Now I feel old..... (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26862.
……. but young at heart. (EOM) by Chris Sweetman #26862.
Rainy day Saturday, a nice time to apply Marlboro decals to a newly acquired HPI Lancia Stratos. by Harvey Goranson #26861
Looking good! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #26861.1
PICs 1961 Mercury Comet 4 door by Sergio Goldvarg #26860
These are great ! A wonderful choice in subject matter and very nicely done. (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #26860.1
Always beautiful models Sergio,many thank's for shared those Comet (EOM) by renato camesasca #26860.2
Cool...! Sergio....you like the Ford Torino and you like wagons, right? how about this one? (pics) by BenD Lampson #26860.3
Two superb color choices, Sergio. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26860.4
Beautiful, as usual. At first glance, I wan't sure about the grille. by John Kuvakas #26860.5Zone Diplomat
I think the hash marks need to be lower and the grille under cut from the hood a bit. (EOM) by Ron Hughes #26860.5.1
Me too John but I think its okay. Hash marks need lowering a bit. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26860.5.2
These are superb! Glad to see 4dr sedans and in these colours. Thanks! (EOM) by Randall Olson #26860.6
Pics: While driving through West Stockbridge, Massachusetts in July by David Knight #26860.7
Front fender ornaments need to shrink a bit. (EOM) by Joe Libricz #26860.7.1
Comet fender ornaments by Raymond Paszkiewicz #26860.7.1.1
Here is a link to the '61 brochure by John Quilter #26860.
The brochures are not always the best resource for colors. by John Kuvakas #26860. Diplomat
Quite right John; I have learned this well in the past year. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26860.
Looks like it might have deeper rims than stock??? No fender by Jack Dodds #26860.7.2
This is a great prototype. I don't recall pink used on this one but I'm sure by Jack Dodds #26860.8
(PICS )Well now, I think it's time for some older Chryco resin models.... by Clifford Read #26859
Each one a real gem ! Beautiful cars and models. (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #26859.1
All excellent models. Love the pickups. (EOM) by John Merritt #26859.2
(Pics) Cadillac Series 62 Roadster by GLM by Jani Bodmann #26858
A beautiful masterpiece of a model, and great pics! Mine is on the way, pics to follow. (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26858.1
Beautiful model but...I'm afraid about the photoetched detail unglued,See last pic (EOM) by renato camesasca #26858.2
A little glue on a toothpick, and get in back of the trim piece, and wallah! (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26858.2.1
(PICS included) I hate to disappoint you, but that model is incorrect... by Lloyd Mecca #26858.3
Hi, Lloyd. Yes, sublime work by Claude Thibivilliers. Are you saying that by Randall Olson #26858.3.1
Hi Randall, my GM reference indicates they removed 6 inches of height,... by Lloyd Mecca #26858.3.1.1
Thanks, Lloyd. The GLM is a nice model but I can see the Elegance is more accurate. by Randall Olson #26858.
Lloyd, as I remember it, the real car is as you state according to the description by the car. It by Curtis Parisi #26858.3.2
The car appeared at the Pebble Beach Concours in 2011. by Joe Libricz #26858.3.2.1
Another French Dinky Ford I took pics of - 1966 Galaxie 500. by Harvey Goranson #26857
A magnificent model Harv - one I have always tried to obtain and ... by Chris Sweetman #26857.1
Thanks Chris - I forgot about that one (not in my collection). (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26857.1.1
Once again, Harv - I have that one too! by Skip Johnson #26857.1.1.1
Thanks Skip - I do have the Peugeot 504 and will take some pics …. by Chris Sweetman #26857.
Man, that is in great shape and an unusual color!! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #26857.2
French Dinky 1419, the 1968 Ford Thunderbird. They don't make 1:43 toys like they used to! by Harvey Goranson #26856
Learned something today. I never knew they made this one! (EOM) by John Roberts #26856.1
I have this one. I prefer non-opening doors on Dinky Toys though. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26856.1.1
Very cool. I wasn't aware of this one either. (EOM) by John Merritt #26856.2
Here's another from a different time. (pic) by David Holcombe #26856.3
That is a nice one David... I wonder if the crafter obtained the rights from Ford to produce it? by BenD Lampson #26856.3.1
Good point. Ford often used the court system for his own benefits, so I by David Holcombe #26856.3.1.1
Thank you, thank you....I'll be here all week! (takes a bow) (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26856.
Doubt it those were the days when companies said OK without payment. (EOM) by Chris Sweetman #26856.3.1.2
I’ve got this one too! by Skip Johnson #26856.4
Uhhh, about that color! It's certainly Gallic! (EOM) by Rick Thompson #26856.5
Cool model Harvey! Love those brake lights! (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26856.6
And AMT did a 1:43 plasitic kit of this one as well. (EOM) by John Quilter #26856.7
Just saw one on Facebook. Also, there was a recent Chinese reissue of this one. by Harvey Goranson #26856.7.1
(PICS) Now how about some older resin Chevies by Clifford Read #26855
They all look good to me. I need to add one of those 41 woodies. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26855.1
A maroon one is coming. (EOM) by John Quilter #26855.1.1
An excellent selections of models. I love the color on the Malibu. (EOM) by John Merritt #26855.2
Neo and Matrix at the top of their game. Terrific finishing, proportions and detail. (EOM) by Randall Olson #26855.3
I like the Malibu, El Camino, and the 59 stock car. (EOM) by Gary Rockwood #26855.4
Neo also made the '59 El Camino as a two-tone. by Harvey Goranson #26855.5
Pics : 1955 Lincoln Capri by Denis Auber #26854
Very sharp. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26854.1
Beautiful! (EOM) by John Merritt #26854.2
lincoln capri by Alan Dinsmore #26854.3
This looks like a Conquest/Madison.....am I correct Denis? (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26854.3.1
lincoln model by Alan Dinsmore #26854.3.1.1
One of my favourite models. Western Models also made a good one by Randall Olson #26854.3.1.2
Pics : It is Motor City USA model by Denis Auber #26854.3.2
I'm hoping someone will do the 72 Impala and 75 Caprice convertibles, The last of each. (EOM) by Ron Hughes #26853
That would be great. The 70's full-size Chevrolet Caprice & Impalas are overlooked. (EOM) by John Merritt #26853.1
Ron...thank YOU for getting this right! Yes, last Impala 'vert was 1972. Last Caprice 'vert was '75 by Christopher Moroni #26853.2
I read. :) (EOM) by Ron Hughes #26853.2.1
Some Dodge Darts just off the workbench by John Quilter #26852
You did a nice job, well done (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26852.1
Very nice. (EOM) by John Merritt #26852.2
RENAULT 4 CV by Heller (and me) (PICs) by David Holcombe #26851
Nice job David. Thanks for sharing. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #26851.1
Lil' red vs.big red!! J'aime bien ca! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #26851.2
PIX - Happy Thanksgiving to my American friends and to Pontiac Oldsmobile lovers by Randall Olson #26850
Very realistic diorama's . I like to do dioramas, It gives more fun to the collection. (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26850.1
looking good! I really like your use of indoor lighting. Very realistic! (EOM) by David Holcombe #26850.2
Randall, thanks for posting these pictures, since regardless of being by Alex Taylor #26850.3
PICS - Motor City USA Oldsmobiles, Pontiacs and Chevrolets white metal and resin by Randall Olson #26850.4
And one more Oldmobile by John Quilter #26850.4.1
PIC - John, ever resourceful. There is a rare '50 Olds wagon out there too.... by Randall Olson #26850.4.1.1
I was one of that group but found someone who wanted it more than I did. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26850.
Harvey, what colour was your Olds? (EOM) by Randall Olson #26850.
The same Praline Brown. This was the first color. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26850.
He did a good job on that one. Never knew it existed. by John Quilter #26850.
There are some who would disagree with that assessment. Especially at a $400 price point. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26850.
This and his 54 Cadillac were less refined "artisan" quality. If you can get a nice 53 Cadillac by Randall Olson #26850.
Pics: Range Rover scenes in 1:43 and actual by David Knight #26849
Maybe a little rain on the little black one would be more realistic..lol (EOM) by Steve Jakubczak #26849.1
But those models sure look nice ! (EOM) by Steve Jakubczak #26849.1.1
David, I always enjoy your comparisons with the 1/1. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #26849.2
Bob, it’s fun and helps make those little cars of mine real. (EOM) by David Knight #26849.2.1
Always amazes me how you find the 1:1 versions of the model in the same color even. (EOM) by John Quilter #26849.3
John, it’s my cell phone. I can take pictures when I see the cars that resemble my models. (EOM) by David Knight #26849.3.1
Coming this week along with Brooklin's black Tucker by Mike Coupe #26848
I was not familiar with BML16, so I went to my newly acquired Brooklin Models Collectors Guide by BenD Lampson #26848.1
(PICS) This time, a few resin BUICKS from a while ago..... by Clifford Read #26847
Buicks by Alan Dinsmore #26847.1
Portholes? by Stanton Lyman #26847.1.1
My first impulse was to agree with Stanton. Then I checked old ads. (pics) by David Holcombe #26847.1.1.1
According to a Google search, they still used three in '54. They must have waited until '55 (EOM) by Clifford Read #26847.1.1.2
Stanton, being first of all a Buick collector, I can confirm you are mistaken by Alex Taylor #26847.1.1.3
Very nice display. The '57 & '54 are my faves. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26847.2
Clifford, I admire your photography and your skill in correcting these issues. Please by Randall Olson #26847.3
I also thought the trim on the Spark Riviera was a goof. But then I squinted by Mark Lampariello #26847.4
I've tried to bring the gutter rail to its rightful location. See pics below.... by Clifford Read #26847.4.1
How did you do it? (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26847.4.1.1
I carefully filed off the original gutter detail and painted the filed area black..... by Clifford Read #26847.
Clifford, that's some damn good work you did to correct that flaw. (EOM) by Steve Jakubczak #26847.
I agree. Clifford, your work is really impressive. Well done! (EOM) by David Holcombe #26847.
Here's NEO's '57 Roadmaster Hardtop Coupe (PIC) by Barry Levittan #26847.5
Only the Special and Century Buicks had the three piece windows. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #26847.5.1
I respectfully disagree, Bob - the Model 76R hardtop coupe had a divided rear window. by Barry Levittan #26847.5.1.1
I always thought what Bob thinks. But, much to my surprise, here's a pic. by John Kuvakas #26847. Diplomat
Note the scallops ahead of the rear wheels on that 76R. NEO's is the 75 which has Roadmaster script. by Barry Levittan #26847.
I'm waiting for a 43rd version of the 8th generation Riviera 1995-1999 by John Quilter #26847.6
PICS - 50-60s Maserati Dealer by Keko Romero #26846
Beautiful thoroughbred, Keko! (EOM) by renato camesasca #26846.1
PICs - From My Collection - '57 Buick by John Merritt #26845
I have this one and really like it. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26845.1
It looks great, the red trim against that color really "pops"! (EOM) by Barry Levittan #26845.2
PICs - From My Collection - '54 DeSoto by John Merritt #26844
The color looks great on this one. Can steering wheel be repositioned? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26844.1
Not sure. I haven't tried, but I plan to see if it is possible. (EOM) by John Merritt #26844.1.1
(PICS) Now for something completely different........ by Clifford Read #26843
Thanks for sharing! (EOM) by Randy Rusk #26843.1
Clever use of the crane portion for two different applications by John Quilter #26843.2
what a great set, in an usual 'construction' color! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #26843.3
(PICS) Rolls Royce resin (alliteration?) from a few years ago... by Clifford Read #26842
Really nice group. So many great models I'd love to have. by John Merritt #26842.1
+1. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #26842.1.1
Beautiful - great shots again. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26842.2
All are really beautiful. The Silver Cloud is my favorite. (EOM) by Steve Jakubczak #26842.2.1
The NEO is a sweetheart..... by Robert Jacobs #26842.3
I agree, the ATCs do droop a bit but the previous ones (without opening doors) do not by Clifford Read #26842.3.1
Your photography makes the detail stand out and really increases the value by David Holcombe #26842.4
I have the ATC Spirit with the 4 opening doors. Pretty impressive in our scale. (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #26842.5
PICS - More 20-30s decade scenes... by Keko Romero #26841
Beautiful models, and the sets are great! I'm rooting for the dog to get that sandwich and run! (EOM) by David Holcombe #26841.1
Great displays. I'm rooting for the fat lady to buy the Bentley. (EOM) by Richard Nosker #26841.2
I think she is rather after the food... (EOM) by Ralf Buyer #26841.2.1
Great pics, Keko! Love that relaxed Packard owner... (EOM) by Ralf Buyer #26841.3
More excellent photos and models. I do have the Packard & the Minerva. Love a couple of the others. (EOM) by John Merritt #26841.4
(PICS) A few attractive early Jaguar models from a few years ago by Clifford Read #26840
Your pictures really demonstrate the detailing of these fine models. Well done and thank you! (EOM) by David Holcombe #26840.1
PICs And some in white metal... by Ralf Buyer #26840.2
Great group Clifford - here's a few more. by Harvey Goranson #26840.3
Nice group. A make that is under-represented in my collection. (EOM) by John Merritt #26840.4

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