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(PICS) Four more 'High-End' truck models that I forgot to include previously by Clifford Read #26767
Fantastic pictures of very detailed trucks (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26767.1
Building smooth roads by John Quilter #26766
This must be a private job. If it was a City or by Ken Smith #26766.1
Ain't that the truth! (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26766.1.1
i hope that a manufacturer will do a 1963 chevrolet impala cve by Michel Gouverneur #26765
Here's pair of '63 Impalas by John Quilter #26765.1
CCC made one in brown, a very nice one. I'll get some pics this afternoon when I go into my office. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26765.1.1Zone Diplomat
Dear Michel Gouverneur, I am working on the 1962. (EOM) by Sergio Goldvarg #26765.2
GREAT NEWS! The '62 is my fave Impala of the 60s bar none! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26765.2.1
61 and 62 , plus Brooklin's 65 would deserve it's own display shelf (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #26765.2.1.1
Great news indeed. We can hope for anniversary gold with yellow interior. (EOM) by David Crowe #26765.2.2
This would look great in any factory color. Manual shift and Super Sport, of course... (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #26765.2.3
+1 Agree. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26765.2.3.1
(PICS) A couple of vintage Interurban Bus models...... by Clifford Read #26764
Are these 1:43? (EOM) by Ron Hughes #26764.1
1/50......I wonder why not in 1/43.... (EOM) by renato camesasca #26764.2
Probably because Corgi did many of their NA busses in that scale by Clifford Read #26764.2.1
I'm relatively "scale domatic" except will bend for 50th scale by John Quilter #26764.2.1.1
I have an AF-Brill in Greyhound livery. It's part of my "Tennessee" collection. by Harvey Goranson #26764.3
(PIC) Yes, I have that one too. The Brills were also made in Canada.... by Clifford Read #26764.3.1
Excellent! (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #26764.4
Very Nice models and good pictures. Never heard of this company. I have been by Jacques Roest #26764.5
That Trailways bus is stunning! (EOM) by Richard Sufficool #26764.6
Have any 1942, 1946 or 1947 Buick Sedans or Sedanets been made? by Alex Taylor #26763
Not according to Jerry Rettig's "American Wheels" reference, ... by Lloyd Mecca #26763.1
+1 (EOM) by Randall Olson #26763.1.1
Save 15% on new 1/43 arrivals at Legacy by John Kuvakas #26762Zone Diplomat
Thanks John....I took advantage of that discount and I purchased one of these...(pic) by BenD Lampson #26762.1
Pics: The Type 4, dubbed by some as VW’s “ugly duckling” was actually a beautiful car. by David Knight #26761
Beauty is in the eyes of the beholder... (EOM) by Robert Jacobs #26761.1
I like them too so you're not alone ! (EOM) by Steve Jakubczak #26761.1.1
They're air-cooled VWs so as an owner I like them all!! (EOM) by John Roberts #26761.1.1.1
Pics: In ‘76 we traded the 411 in for a bus like the one pictured below. by David Knight #26761.1.1.1.1
Nice Late Bay David (EOM) by John Roberts #26761.1.1.1.1.1
I have cursed these slowpoke vans on hilly roads for years!!! Infuriating. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26761.1.1.1.1.2
Cursor's plastic 1:40 version, picking up VW promos where Wiking left off. by Harvey Goranson #26761.1.1.1.1.3
After many VW’s, Mom’s especially poor quality ‘74 412 brought her back to American cars. (EOM) by John Sharisky #26761.2
(PICS) Although IXO (and its subsidiaries) produce many 1/43 American trucks................ by Clifford Read #26760
Remarkable collection of specialized trucks by Stanton Lyman #26760.1
An area of collecting I never got involved in. But I can see the allure, the detail is incredible. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26760.2Zone Diplomat
that's what I would call "heavy metal" awesome.... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #26760.3
A very impressive collection of highly detailed models. (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26760.4
Amazing nice models and good pictured. I like those trucks (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26760.5
Those are great Clifford. I have given up on most construction equipment, but... by Harvey Goranson #26760.7
One nice thing about Sword is their sales and warehouse is 5 minutes from me. Every once in a while by Tom Ciryak #26760.8
The technical detailing on those models is eye-watering. by Graeme Ogg #26760.9
Graeme - My fire trucks were LEs of 500 except the yellow Honolulu. by Harvey Goranson #26760.9.1
Truly a devoted group of skilled people who produced these wonders. (EOM) by Randall Olson #26760.9.2
Hard to believe these are 1/43. Lots of care went into producing these (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #26760.9.3
Spectacular collection and photos! Thanks for sharing these amazing replicas. (EOM) by Randall Olson #26760.10
PICS 1970 Chevrolet Impala Custom Coupe by Sergio Goldvarg #26759
Please consider adding whitewall tires. Very few Impala Customs would have ridden on blackwalls. (EOM) by David Crowe #26759.1
Hello, David Crowe, yes, it will have white walls. Best regards. (EOM) by Sergio Goldvarg #26759.1.1
Thank you. (EOM) by David Crowe #26759.1.1.1
Perhaps keep the blackwalls on the blue one, and add "454" emblems to the front fenders. by Harvey Goranson #26759.1.1.2
I would also suggest for that blue version that you paint the area by Don Anderson #26759.2
This will be another beauty. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26759.3
Outstanding model and great subject choice with this Chevrolet ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #26759.4
Another home run Sergio...outstanding! that grill is finely done! (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26759.5
I see another sellout when released. (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #26759.6
another car quiz - 2 old photos (cars and trucks) by Karl Schnelle #26758
1948 Pontiac Silver Streak. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26758.1
Jack was first, but I found pictures that show a little variation. (pics) by David Holcombe #26758.1.1
1948 Pontiac by Raymond Paszkiewicz #26758.1.1.1
I bet it was beautiful! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26758.1.1.1.1Zone Diplomat
Matrix MX40205-101 Bugatti Chassis 57541 from 1937, bodied by Vanden Plas. by Harvey Goranson #26757
I though the upright windshield made it look too... by Karl Schnelle #26757.1
Pics: A Minichamps Delta Green VW Squareback with and without whutewalls by David Knight #26756
Whitewalls look the best (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #26756.1
David, this is done by photoshop. The VW is exactly on the same place on the picture (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26756.2
Oh my, no, NOT photoshop. Paint X Lite on my trusty mac. (EOM) by David Crowe #26756.2.1
David, thanks for the clarification. Not sure how it works by David Knight #26756.2.1.1
Like those? Try this one on for size... by David Crowe #26756.2.1.1.1
Wow, David! How do you do that? How about a 4 door standard wheelbase model? (EOM) by David Knight #26756.2.1.1.1.1
I like it without. Good looking model though. (EOM) by John Merritt #26756.3
Those were the days when whitewalls were still in style. by David Knight #26756.3.1
Our 63 notchback had blackwall tires. Can't ever remember by Bob Jackman #26756.3.1.1
A rare sight indeed. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26756.3.1.1.1Zone Diplomat
Pic: Actually, many Type 3’s were equipped with Continental whitewalls. by David Knight #26756.3.1.1.1.1
Thanks, David. My memory must be failing me! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26756.3.1.1.1.1.1Zone Diplomat
That’s OK, John, for me memories of 48 years ago are intact. by David Knight #26756.3.1.1.1.1.1.1
Pics: One more ‘66 VW Fastback Minichamps compared to actual car by David Knight #26755
Speaking of Citroen...has anyone seen this one from Neo? (pics) by BenD Lampson #26754
Probably this is from an older serie from Hachette webshop in France by Jacques Roest #26754.1
(Pics) 1964 Ford Country Squire by Mike DeTorrice #26753
Cool pics, cool model...I have it, love it! (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26753.1
+1 Great pics! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26753.1.1
Those are amazing shots. Beautiful model. (EOM) by John Merritt #26753.2
Incredible. Looks like the actual car. (EOM) by David Knight #26753.3
AMAZING how you photoshop your cars to fit in a street scene. (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #26753.4
Holy Moly Mike !!!! Those are awesome pics !!! Thanks for contributing sooo by Steve Jakubczak #26753.4.1
Nice job Mike. Top shelf work. (EOM) by Frank Racibozynski #26753.5
WOW!!! pics are top by Keko Romero #26753.6
Your pictures are great, when do you publish your photo book? (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26753.7
PICS: Get 15% off all 1/43 models at Legacy. Check out the new Esvals in stock. by John Kuvakas #26752Zone Diplomat
Why doesn't Esval show under "Brands"? by Richard Nosker #26752.1
Did you try the link I included? If you do a fast search for Esval, they'll come up. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26752.1.1Zone Diplomat
Yes, and that works, but... by Richard Nosker #26752.1.1.1
I see what you mean, Richard. It is odd. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26752.1.1.1.1Zone Diplomat
[PIC] I have a perverse desire for one of these in 1:43 by Graeme Ogg #26751
why pervese ? I think the Pinto played a most important role in US-auto history.(PIC) by Joop Gisbers #26751.1
So let's hope someone does a Pinto in 1:43. Come on baby, light my fire. by Graeme Ogg #26751.1.1
And a '71 Vega, the darling of John Z. Delorean. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26751.1.1.1
Sergio? by John Kuliak #26751.1.1.1.1
Just what I was thinking. Could be a really hot seller (ho, ho) (EOM) by Graeme Ogg #26751.1.1.1.1.1
I bought a new '76 Pinto and commuted in it for 135,000 miles. Repairs? by David Holcombe #26751.2
I had a '72 with a 4 speed. It as not only dependable, it was fun to drive. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26751.2.1Zone Diplomat
I bought a grey poupon colored 74 in 1975....2300c.c. with 4speed. It was bullet proof reliable. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26751.2.1.1
Had two Pinto Squire wagons. The first was a 72 four cylinder with automatic by Bob Jackman #26751.2.1.1.1
Mercury Bobcat by John Kuliak #26751.2.1.1.1.1
Dear Graeme Ogg, I got the license already for the Pinto. (EOM) by Sergio Goldvarg #26751.3
Our Hero! (EOM) by John Kuliak #26751.3.1
I second that emotion. (EOM) by Graeme Ogg #26751.3.1.1
Make it the Squire wagon Sergio! Top of the line! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26751.3.2
I would like one also along with the Vega GT, they were the first true import fighters, by Mark Millar #26751.4
An import fighter with a glass (aluminum?) jaw that was on the canvas in the first round. :- ) (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26751.4.1
It would be a fun novelty for my collection, but not at 100 bucks.. by Mark Lampariello #26751.5
Nothing perverse about it. by Jani Bodmann #26751.6
Is any one aware of any post-war Pontiacs either made lately by Alex Taylor #26750
Good question, Alex. Besides Goldvarg Collection's imminent 1946-8 woody, by Randall Olson #26750.1
I sure hope so! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26750.1.1
A Sedan Coupe is scheduled - probably next year. (EOM) by John Roberts #26750.1.2
Can we stand one more Citroen? by Harvey Goranson #26749
Nice model. I never had one of these in my collection (EOM) by John Roberts #26749.1
Agree. Pretty nice for the price. (EOM) by Randall Olson #26749.2
Solido quality is improved, compared to my models from around 1980 by Jacques Roest #26749.3
Notice something different about this one? (pics) by BenD Lampson #26748
Where did that come from? It's beautiful! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26748.1Zone Diplomat
Do you have an email address John? (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26748.1.1
Yes, I do by John Kuvakas #26748.1.1.1Zone Diplomat
A handsome beast indeed, but ... by Graeme Ogg #26748.2
lol Graeme...I don't install the accessories on my white metal models, by BenD Lampson #26748.2.1
Man O Man that is one good looking ride. Who makes it? (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #26748.3
It's a Conquest Tom (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26748.3.1
It is beautiful. Very unusual color. (EOM) by John Merritt #26748.4
Beautiful paint, and your photography shows it off. Well done! (EOM) by David Holcombe #26748.5
1947 Oldsmobile by Raymond Paszkiewicz #26748.5.1
Include me OUT, too! (EOM) by David Crowe #26748.5.1.1
Very nice Conquest with no public record of one being issued in this colour (EOM) by Randall Olson #26748.6
It is a very limited reissue currently available in two different colors. by John Kuvakas #26748.6.1Zone Diplomat
Thanks John...I didn't feel that I had the authority to give out this info (pic) by BenD Lampson #26748.6.1.1
Much appreciated, Ben. I'm all for new product news as long as it's OK with the manufacturer. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26748.6.1.1.1Zone Diplomat
+1 (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26748.6.1.1.1.1
Trax, I know you're trying to tempt me, but ... by Graeme Ogg #26747
Graeme, I like the Trax models too. Sometimes they are a little undersized. My problem too by Jacques Roest #26747.1
+1...and we don't have VAT per se, always amazed at being charged for the "service" by Randall Olson #26747.1.1
There are a number of Trax items that are appealing but the price by John Quilter #26747.2
Maybe they need a dealer here in the US. Send me their contact info. I'll see what I can do. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26747.2.1Zone Diplomat
Here's their website home page by John Quilter #26747.2.1.1
Thanks, John. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26747.2.1.1.1Zone Diplomat
Here's a couple of Trax I bought years ago - would be great in LHD. by Harvey Goranson #26747.3
PICS---TRAX 1965 Ford Galaxie 500 4 door sedan. Like it except for the wheel covers. Too bad because by Frank Racibozynski #26747.4
Just arrived, Esval's 1953 KAISER CAROLINA (pics) by David Holcombe #26746
Looks great. I am waiting for mine from Legacy. (EOM) by John Merritt #26746.1
David: I think that you're about ready for another display case. (EOM) by Ken Spear #26746.2
I like it. How is this model in size compared with Brooklin and the Argentinian Altaya? (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26746.3
Very close, Jacque. (pic) by David Holcombe #26746.3.1
That is a handsome Kaiser...can you give the chic in the red pants my number? (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26746.4
LOL (and I needed that!) (EOM) by David Holcombe #26746.4.1
David ,Thanks. The Esval looks closer to the Brooklin so to see by Jacques Roest #26746.5
Some people (including me) commented on this model a while back by Graeme Ogg #26746.6
Naaaaw. by Randall Olson #26746.6.1
PICs - Replicarz 1989 Penske PC18 winner at Indy. by Harvey Goranson #26745
Got a match? (EOM) by John Kuliak #26745.1
Say that irredescent red/orange looks good on my screen. I was there by Don Anderson #26745.2
Indy Marlboros! -pics by Karl Schnelle #26745.3
Pics: Minichamps VW Type 3 Fastback and Squareback by David Knight #26744
Excellent models David! (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #26744.1
Pics: Type 3 Notchback by Minichamps by David Knight #26744.2
Nice models. Lucky for VW, that the Golf saved VW (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26744.2.1
My wife had a 63 notchback when we got married in 1965. by Bob Jackman #26744.2.2
Bob, it was one of the very few, especially a ‘63 model. by David Knight #26744.2.2.1
David, my wife was the first in her family to be born in the United States. by Bob Jackman #26744.2.2.1.1
Two beige Fastbacks by David Knight #26744.4
Nicola Bulgari Collection in Rome -link to photos by Karl Schnelle #26743
Beautiful news by Brooklin, maybe..Many tank's for shared. (EOM) by renato camesasca #26743.1
The article states 'thousands of scale models keep them company, covering the garage’s side walls' by BenD Lampson #26743.2
Ben, I hope to see those walls of miniatures, too. (EOM) by Randall Olson #26743.2.1
Enjoyed this article and the pix. Would love to see a 1:43 1949 Pontiac made (EOM) by Randall Olson #26743.3
Great article. Thanks for pointing it out. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26743.4Zone Diplomat
I hope Brooklin leaves the 1971 Riviera off their list. Premium X did a superb one. (EOM) by David Crowe #26743.5
Plus Conquest Yes, been done to death by now. by Harvey Goranson #26743.5.1
PICs - From My Collection - '46 Lincoln by John Merritt #26742
My version is all black. I like the two-toning on yours. Good one! (EOM) by David Holcombe #26742.1
Nice! I don't think I've ever seen that color combo before. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26742.2Zone Diplomat
It is like it is dipt in ink! Never seen before (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26742.3
I bid on that one early on. It was a special paint job, not factory. by Harvey Goranson #26742.4
OK...I'll own up! I made this one for Dick and he used to say.. by John Roberts #26742.4.1
I am. I bid more than I originally intended but I had to have it. I bought by John Merritt #26742.4.1.1
The one I made with detail (PIC) by John Roberts #26742.4.1.2
That looks amazing. Love the extra detail. (EOM) by John Merritt #26742.4.1.2.1
Right! That'll teach me to turn up the lights! (EOM) by David Holcombe #26742.4.2
That's OK. I have another model I thought was black until I took it out in the sunlight. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26742.4.2.1
That'l teach you to back too close to the tar pits. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #26742.5
LOL! (EOM) by Ralf Buyer #26742.5.1
That would make a great limousine. by David Crowe #26742.6
An amazing act of prestidigitation! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26742.6.1Zone Diplomat
Oh my, I would have done a better job had I known I'd get a gold star word like that! (EOM) by David Crowe #26742.6.1.1
‘41 Pontiac colours by John Ellis #26741
Information please. December 4 and 5 we are in San Diego ( California) by Jacques Roest #26740
hard to find any toy shops anymore in the US. Try to look for a ... by Karl Schnelle #26740.1
Thank you so much . I certainly will do (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26740.1.1
Add a driver? (pic) by David Holcombe #26739
David I like it too to add figures in or beside my models. Can you please give your new source by Jacques Roest #26739.1
Jacques, this California US firm sells on eBay under the dealer name "railmen 2000." I have by David Holcombe #26739.1.1
Thank you , David (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26739.1.1.1
A few TATRA trucks in 1/43 (PICS) by Clifford Read #26738
Those are great - thanks for posting Clifford! (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26738.1
Great models, but salt spreader truck ... thumbs down by John Quilter #26738.2
Great! I've never seen any like these before. Many thanks for posting by David Holcombe #26738.3
Very nice models (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26738.4
Very cool trucks. (EOM) by John Merritt #26738.5
Very cool TT's (Tatra Trucks)! Harvey did not mention this, perhaps because... by Karl Schnelle #26738.6
That would be fun to drive! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26738.6.1Zone Diplomat
And if you are wondering what the monster is next to it, it's a LARC. by Harvey Goranson #26738.6.2
PICS - More diorama shots... Chevy & Ford 1952-1953 by Keko Romero #26737
Those are really great, Keko. Where do you get the buildings? (EOM) by David Knight #26737.1
They are kits from Kingsway Models by Keko Romero #26737.1.1
Great, I love the buildings and the cars of course. I bought them too some weeks by Jacques Roest #26737.2
Well done Jaques!! by Keko Romero #26737.2.1
PICS - Chevrolet Styleline Deluxe Station Wagon 1952 by Neo by Keko Romero #26736
Great pics! Love this model, NEO really did this one well. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26736.1
This is definately on my wish list but I'm waiting for the red one (EOM) by John Quilter #26736.2
Is there a red one coming? (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26736.2.1
Yes, here you have it by Keko Romero #26736.2.1.1
Here's the pic by John Kuvakas #26736.2.1.1.1Zone Diplomat
Keko, fantastic photos! by John Ellis #26736.2.1.1.1.1
Many thanks John!! by Keko Romero #26736.2.1.1.1.1.1
Keko, when I receive my red one I’ll certainly post some images on the forum. (EOM) by John Ellis #26736.2.1.1.1.1.1.1
Excellent model. Great photos. Red will be a an good color too. (EOM) by John Merritt #26736.3
PICs - From My Collection - Bonus by John Merritt #26735
Looks good to me (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26735.1
Beautiful - love that green color. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26735.2
Very nice....It looks chilly; better get that top up! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26735.3
Nice model and a very fine photo. Well done! (EOM) by David Holcombe #26735.4
Unacceptable John...if you can't give us more beautiful pics like this, we will have to look for by BenD Lampson #26735.5
Good. I will try to do better next time. LOL! (EOM) by John Merritt #26735.5.1
Impressive!!! by Keko Romero #26735.6
PICs - From My Collection - '59 Chevrolet #4 by John Merritt #26734
Thanks for sharing these 59 Impala's. I like the 4 door Hardtop best (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26734.1
I don't remember seeing this color in my neck of the woods back then (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #26734.2
PIC - Spark's 2-door Impala, an LE of 300 for Model Car World (aka American Excellence) by Harvey Goranson #26733
Spark does great models...this one is no exception...the color combo pops! (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26733.1
I have that same one in black (EOM) by Keko Romero #26733.2
I have the black one and much prefer it. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26733.3
I remember the town streets filled with 1959 Chevies. My brother's by Don Anderson #26733.4
PICs - From My Collection - '59 Chevrolet #3 by John Merritt #26732
PICs - From My Collection - '59 Chevrolet #2 by John Merritt #26731
PICs - From My Collection - '59 Chevrolet #1 by John Merritt #26730
Pics: Older Peugeot models in 2 parts. Part 2 (Part 1 in post 26723) by Jacques Roest #26729
At last count I had 27 Peugeots, many not photographed yet. But here's three. by Harvey Goranson #26729.1
Harvey, very nice models, I like that 402 eclipse. Are you a biker, Harvey? (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26729.1.1
Been a long time since I rode.... (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26729.1.1.1
I have a Trek race bike. Since a couple of months I have an electric Tour Trekking bike. It went by Jacques Roest #26729.1.1.1.1
Yikes! We'll at least recuperation time is well spent. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26729.1.1.1.1.1
Best wishes for a quick recovery. Lucky ...it could have been much worse I suppose! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26729.1.1.1.1.2
DODGE VIPER GTS by Testors and me (pics) by David Holcombe #26728
Great pics David, I have a few of these. Is that Barbara Bush trying to tame those ponies? (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26728.1
Nikce demonstration, David. Testors were good metal kits, but expensive. Here my models by Jacques Roest #26728.1.1
Great to see 1/43 metal kits with nice factory paint! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #26728.2
New '55 DeSoto Fireflite wagons from Conquest by John Kuvakas #26727Zone Diplomat
you are quick John...I was just looking at these on route 66 models site! (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26727.1
I get a lot of help from Buz. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26727.1.1Zone Diplomat
PIC - I think this photo may be a better representation of the green one by Randall Olson #26727.1.1.1
I have seen Buz' 1955 Desoto as hardtops and convertibles by Ken Spear #26727.1.1.1.1
Ken this wagon is all new. In the past Buz has offered the hardtop and convertible. by Bob Jackman #26727.1.1.1.1.1
Hmmmmm....do you know anything that we don't? by BenD Lampson #26727.1.1.2
Nope! These are Buz's pics. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26727.1.1.2.1Zone Diplomat
Just ordered the Emberglow/black one. They look really nice! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26727.2
Speaking of color changes, I have Brooklins WMTC 1952 Hudson Convertible....... by Randy Bahler #26726
Burgundy would go with the grey exterior quite well. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26726.1
(Pic).Here's a color combination that I hope to complete on my by Ken Spear #26726.1.1
+1. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #26726.1.1.1
Maker? by Stanton Lyman #26726.1.1.2
I believe that this is a 1/18 scale model made by Acme. (EOM) by Ken Spear #26726.1.1.2.1
Pics : here some suggestions by Jacques Roest #26726.2
Pic's what about this Hudson Convertible by renato camesasca #26726.3
This black Hudson had a red or dark red interior. by Harvey Goranson #26726.4
Thanks Everyone. I think I will redo the whole model. Blank Canvas ! (EOM) by Randy Bahler #26726.4.1
‘41 Pontiac Coupe by John Ellis #26725
41 Pontiac colors by Thomas Dirnberger #26725.1
John, according to my Ditzler color book these were the offered two tone by Curtis Parisi #26725.2
Pics: Range Rover Autobiography in Black by LCD arrived today by David Knight #26724
Speaking of Range Rovers, anyone been able to find the TSM by John Quilter #26724.1
Pics: Older Peugeot models in 2 parts. Part 1 by Jacques Roest #26723
Ford vs Ferrari. Just came home from watching it - impressive. A must watch! (EOM) by Albert Kopans #26722
Ford vs Ferrari by Paul Patterson #26722.1
PICs - From My Collection - '72 Buick by John Merritt #26721
LOVE it! (EOM) by Barry Levittan #26721.1
Very elegant. (EOM) by Ken Spear #26721.2
Good model, Good photo, as always. I like it. Although it is not my period (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26721.3
Owned a coupe exactly like this back in 73 even with the wire wheel covers (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #26721.4
PICs - From My Collection - '46 Buick Float by John Merritt #26720
Nice for the Buick fan on his desk. I like the background is that snow or white sand? (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26720.1
Snow! (EOM) by John Merritt #26720.1.1
John, being first of all a Buick fan & collector, I can't other than be by Alex Taylor #26720.2
That is just so cool. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26720.3
PICS. An new one from Esval. by Mike Coupe #26719
Wonder what went under the bonnet? (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #26719.1
Wiki says a Ford V-6. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26719.1.1
You just beat me to it Harvey by Mike Coupe #26719.1.1.1
According to Wikipaedia by Mike Coupe #26719.1.2
Anyone looking for a 1920-21 Pierce Arrow Limo? by John Quilter #26719.2
Just got my 1920 P.A. this week John. Very pleased with it. My great by Ken Spear #26719.2.1
Nice model Mike...much better than one I made for an owner once!... by John Roberts #26719.3
Oops! this post was to do with the Trident!! (EOM) by John Roberts #26719.3.1
The Trident begin life as the TVR Trident and then by Mike Coupe #26719.3.1.1
PIC - New in my collection by Keko Romero #26718
Great subject! NEO packs an incredible amount of detail into these little cars. (EOM) by Barry Levittan #26718.1
We complain about Neo a lot but they make many spectacular models. by Mark Lampariello #26718.2
One of my favorite Neos is this Maserati A6GCS. by Harvey Goranson #26718.2.1
I also have it, it's a fantastic model by Keko Romero #26718.2.1.1
Have it. Outstanding model. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26718.3
I also have this one, a very nice model. Well done. (EOM) by John Merritt #26718.4
Pics : 1958 Pontiac Parisienne convertible by Denis Auber #26717
Good one! A recent 1:1 sold for over $70,000. (pic) I wonder by David Holcombe #26717.1
PICS---Here's "Pierre" in real life next to my '58 Bel Air... by Frank Racibozynski #26717.2
Love the colors of Pierre. Its a beautiful car. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26717.2.1
I still buy a toy now and then - just received this Corgi from an auction in Illinois. by Harvey Goranson #26716
How old is that model? (EOM) by Richard Sufficool #26716.1
54 years old. (EOM) by Chris Sweetman #26716.1.1
Congratulations Harv - very nice condition and hard to find with ... by Chris Sweetman #26716.2
Thanks Chris - and with an unbroken roof rack too. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26716.2.1
Congratulations, Harvey. How rare to see the surfboards! Good one!! (EOM) by David Holcombe #26716.3
This is a real find. Scarce, in this condition and boxed, too. Well done! (EOM) by Randall Olson #26716.4
I still have this one on display, but I lost the box and surfer dude!! (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #26716.5
Randy Pratl Collection by John Kuliak #26716.6
That was the auction. I would not have known about it except for a Facebook post. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26716.6.1
Oh no! I missed it!. I bought Tekno, Corgi, Dinky from him over the years in Chicago. (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #26716.6.1.1
Wasn't much Tekno Karl, so you didn't miss much. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26716.6.1.1.1
Another surfer themed Austin by John Quilter #26716.7
Pics :1958 Pontiac Bonneville by Conquest Models by Denis Auber #26715
Good looking, great colors. (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #26715.1
I have the convertible. The finish is spectacular and interior detail is over-the-top good. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26715.2Zone Diplomat
Definitely one of my favorite cars and models. I have the hardtop by Bob Jackman #26715.3
The '58 Pontiac is definitely my favorite...I have ten of 'em, including all the Brooklin by Rick Thompson #26715.3.1
PICs - From My Collection - '58 Pontiac by John Merritt #26714
Nice! I have the NEO turquoise and white wagon of this car. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26714.1
Weit the next in copper.... (EOM) by renato camesasca #26714.2
Nice , but the 1958 Bonnevilles of Brooklin were not bad at all too by Jacques Roest #26714.3
You are right, here's mine (pic) by John Merritt #26714.3.1
I have the Neo pictured above along with the station wagon by Bob Jackman #26714.3.1.1
I love my Parisienne - plus I bought the BRK pace car years ago that someone had foiled. by Harvey Goranson #26714.3.1.1.1
There's a joker in every deck... by David Crowe #26714.4
I have this one too.. by carl parrish #26714.5
PICs - From My Collection - '56 Buick by John Merritt #26713
Is it me.....Or does the roofline look wrong like it's been chopped (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #26713.1
Well, not "chopped" exactly ... by Graeme Ogg #26713.1.1
I also have that model and think it’s the best one Brooklin has ever done. (EOM) by Lou Petrucci #26713.1.1.1
+1 (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #26713.1.1.1.1
My favorite Brooklin (pics) by BenD Lampson #26713.1.1.1.2
Brooklin 1942 Oldsmobile 98 by Raymond Paszkiewicz #26713.1.1.1.2.1
I agree with everything you stated, and very nice 1:1...it looks like a show winner. (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26713.1.1.1.2.1.1
And I also love the grills/front ends on these models and 1:1's (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26713.1.1.1.2.1.2
Agree about the roof being slightly too flat....but I love this model. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26713.1.1.2
One of the best Brooklin Models, I am very glad with my model. (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26713.2
That looks great to me. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26713.3
Tom I don't get that impression but we all see thing differently. by Bob Jackman #26713.4
I await the tri-tone with great interest. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26713.5
original 1951 Fraser top up. by Paul Patterson #26712
Before the Citroën craze goes away... (pics) by Jani Bodmann #26711
PIC - That's pretty wild. I like the 1960 Plymouth-style taillights, too by Randall Olson #26711.1
I like those '55-'56 Packard taillights! by David Holcombe #26711.2
Oops! Sorry, Randall. I guess different eyes and memories see different things. (EOM) by David Holcombe #26711.2.1
David, I thnk so! But we did see fins for sure. (EOM) by Randall Olson #26711.2.1.1
Funny Auto bus. French Coach builders made lots of grazy and funny buses and vans (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26711.3
Pics : 1958 Plymouth Western Models by Denis Auber #26710
Nice car, is this a new WMCE or a refreshed/repainted enhanced Western? (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26710.1
Thank you Jacques by Denis Auber #26710.1.1
Austin Maestro (1984) new to my collection by John Quilter #26709
Can an MG version be far behind? Not a genuine Abingdon product though... (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26709.1
Nice model, good for the Anglo car fans. On their website, I saw 3 models . by Jacques Roest #26709.2
Diorama auction question. Should I do it? by Randall Olson #26708
A couple of Willyses (Wilis-es, Willezes?) by Harvey Goranson #26707
I've got the Willys, too! (EOM) by John Kuliak #26707.1
Sounds like a case of the heebie jeebies! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26707.1.1Zone Diplomat
Better than the boogie woogie flu ! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26707.1.1.1
Richard Grover of the Willys Story site says of the pronunciation: by David Holcombe #26707.2
Thank you for this post David! (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26707.2.1
I have a Willy and don't need 2 Willys....I don't see a problem here...... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26707.2.2
Pics: More Citroën , last part 3 by Jacques Roest #26706
A Cyclops, Playboy Bunny and Plaid upholstery....awesome models! by Randall Olson #26706.1
The old Norevs were toys after all - my MG 1100 dates back to 1965. by Harvey Goranson #26706.1.1
Harv, would these be 1:43? Were they the same scale as Dinky and Corgi Toys (EOM) by Randall Olson #26706.1.1.1
Randall, Norev were 1:43rd scale. Corgi and Dinky scales were all over…. by Chris Sweetman #26706.1.1.1.1
Plus the Spot-On/late Dinky toys were 1:42. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26706.1.1.1.1.1
Indeed Harv as were Corgi Toys Mini’s they produced in the 1960’s. (EOM) by Chris Sweetman #26706.1.1.1.1.1.1
Funny you should mention those Chris - just today an auction win arrived. by Harvey Goranson #26706.1.1.1.1.1.1.1
Randall, collecting 1/43 modelcars in the 50ies and 60ies were only available most Dinkies, Corgi, by Jacques Roest #26706.1.2
The old plastic Norevs had yellow headlights, so typically French. by Harvey Goranson #26706.1.2.1
Fine pictures of good old model cars. Thanks for posting them. I like the old toy cars, by David Holcombe #26706.2
I remember! Thanks everyone for your fascinating info. I started in the early 60s collecting Dinky by Randall Olson #26706.2.1
Corgi went to 1:36 in the 70's, after their fidelity nose-dived with Whizz-wheels. by Harvey Goranson #26706.2.1.1
I was a teen by then and my interests had changed (girls, music, girls..). The Dinky that by Randall Olson #26706.2.1.1.1
I have the Fury - it's 1:42. Just looks big since it's a big car. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26706.2.1.1.1.1
Of course, 1:42! I just realized the size differential was compared to my 1:48 toys. by Randall Olson #26706.2.1.1.1.1.1
Pics: LCD Range Rover in white delivered today by David Knight #26705
I do like it white. Very nice. (EOM) by John Merritt #26705.1
By now you must have a fleet of SUV's (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #26705.2
Which makes SUV do you have? I have seen Subaru, Nissan, Landrover in your posts (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26705.3
Pics: Jacques, my 1:1 scale SUV is a 2014 Subaru Forester. by David Knight #26705.3.1
. (EOM) by David Knight #26705.3.2
Double post, sorry! Can’t delete it. (EOM) by David Knight #26705.3.2.1
But you can edit it - down to just a period "." We all know what that means by now. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26705.3.2.1.1
David, We have the Subaru in common. Here in the Netherlands only the 2,0 ltr is available. Pix our by Jacques Roest #26705.3.2.2
Malatesta Packard Moving Van and many more trucks by Raymond Paszkiewicz #26704
Here it is resized. by John Kuvakas #26704.1Zone Diplomat
Resized photos and miscellaneous by Raymond Paszkiewicz #26704.1.1
Yes, I see what you mean, Ray. My apologies. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26704.1.1.1Zone Diplomat
Another thing we need to keep in mind, is that people have their screen 'Zoom' settings to by BenD Lampson #26704.1.1.1.1
Raymond, ABS stands for Acryl Butadeen Styrene it is a better Styrene by Jacques Roest #26704.1.1.2
But wasn't there also a UK white metal producer called ABS? by Harvey Goranson #26704.1.1.2.1
I think ABS may be Adrian Swain, another player ... by John Roberts #26704.1.1.2.1.1
Of the meager number of kits I've held onto, the Auto Replicas Amilcar Italiana is one. by Harvey Goranson #26704.1.1.2.1.1.1
I have the kit for the full version and the chassis.... by John Roberts #26704.1.1.2.1.1.1.1
Being a retired fire protection engineer Ray, I'm a big fan of fire trucks too. by Harvey Goranson #26704.2
Fire Trucks by Raymond Paszkiewicz #26704.2.1
There is a guy living about two miles from me you would love to meet. by Harvey Goranson #26704.2.1.1
A few years ago I had all my fire apparatus on display. by Harvey Goranson #26704.2.1.2
MORE PIX - Bulldog and Packard E Moving Van and Duesenbergs by Randall Olson #26704.3
(PIC) and the 1:1... by Lloyd Mecca #26704.4
Thank you, Raymond, for starting and continuing a fine post discussion. I by David Holcombe #26704.5
By all means a very interesting thread that I enjoyed reading and seeing the pics (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #26704.5.1
+1 (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26704.5.1.1
+2 (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26704.5.1.1.1
+3! (EOM) by John Roberts #26704.5.1.1.1.1
Forum stories by Raymond Paszkiewicz #26704.5.1.1.1.1.1
I agree completely (EOM) by John Roberts #26704.5.1.1.1.1.1.1
Surprized there was a business for dead storage of automobiles (EOM) by John Quilter #26704.6
Probably the predecessor to the self-storage units that are everywhere today. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26704.6.1
Randy, you mentioned Colin Flannery in an earlier post... by John Roberts #26703
Hi, John. Not sure about those, Buccaneer and Minimarque yes. See Ray's post above. (EOM) by Randall Olson #26703.1
Pics More Citroën part 2. See for Part 1 Post 26685 by Jacques Roest #26702
Jacques, quite the collection! I only had the Du Bray 1928. Perhaps a little by Randall Olson #26702.1
Randall thanks for your comment. I sold them all except the 1939 Black by Jacques Roest #26702.1.1
I just sold the last of my Dubrays recently. Prices haven't changed much. by Harvey Goranson #26702.1.1.1
Dubray Citroens.... by John Roberts #26702.1.1.1.1
Are these plastic or resin? Are the photos recent? by John Kuvakas #26702.1.1.1.2Zone Diplomat
John Kuvakas, the pictures are not recent. Some of those models are sold by Jacques Roest #26702.1.1.1.2.1
Pics made in April John, then sold this summer, along with a Peugeot 402. by Harvey Goranson #26702.1.1.1.2.2
Thanks, Harve. I know some of the guys who collect 1:24 have some reservations about resin by John Kuvakas #26702.1.1.1.2.2.1Zone Diplomat
And I have Fadini resin models 40+ years still in perfect shape. by Harvey Goranson #26702.1.1.1.2.2.1.1
I've seen a few 1/43 Franklin Mint models that have fallen victim as well. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26702.1.1.1.2.2.1.1.1Zone Diplomat
Thank you, Jacques, for sharing your fine collection. Here are two from my shelves. (pic) by David Holcombe #26702.2
David, in Part 3 I will show this RAMI too by Jacques Roest #26702.2.1
Jewel headlights, just like my old Corgies! (EOM) by Randall Olson #26702.2.1.1
These type jewels for headlamps are easily available by John Quilter #26702.2.1.1.1
David, those are neat. Perfect bright colours that make them...."jaunty". (EOM) by Randall Olson #26702.2.2
Wonderful Jacques! (EOM) by John Roberts #26702.3
Renato, I’ve just found a better view of the continental kit on a convertible I built recently. by John Ellis #26701
Many thanx John for your pic. Is this Continental kit built from yourself ? (EOM) by renato camesasca #26701.1
Continental kit by John Ellis #26701.1.1
Renato Camesasca by John Ellis #26700
Rare models by an old friend by Raymond Paszkiewicz #26699
I've had two versions of this model. You're right, it is amazing! Let's see more, Ray. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26699.1Zone Diplomat
How many different Malatesta trucks did Briggs make? (EOM) by David Crowe #26699.2
He also made a 1922 Packard E Moving Van. (EOM) by Randall Olson #26699.2.1
That's the one I was thinking of in my post below. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26699.2.1.1
I noticed it first time around, but neglected to follow up. Please. More! (EOM) by David Holcombe #26699.3
PICs Here is a truck collector... by Ralf Buyer #26699.4
Very nice work Ralf (EOM) by John Roberts #26699.4.1
Great model Ray! Also good menories of Richard too... by John Roberts #26699.5
Sorry I missed your last post. Please continue with trucks! I have many in my collection. (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #26699.6
I posted this recently Ray. I also remember the Malateata moving van. by Harvey Goranson #26699.7
I have that truck too...it's an absolutely wonderful example of 1:43 craftsmanship. by Scott Brown #26699.8
Colin Flannery's work? I had this one & a prototype of the Packard E van. One of the most detailed by Randall Olson #26699.9
Definitely would like to see more pictures. I have quite a few pickup as well as transporters in my by Tom Ciryak #26699.10
Mack AC Bulldog by Skip Johnson #26699.11
PICs - From My Collection - '29 Packard by John Merritt #26698
Looks real, John.This is a great replica. Neo should have you photograph their models. (EOM) by Randall Olson #26698.1
Wow, what a beauty. Very nice ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #26698.2
John, I just checked mine to see if it was the same. Your pictures by David Holcombe #26698.3
Pics: John and David, I agree with David for 100%. Your photo's are sublime by Jacques Roest #26698.3.1
Well Jacques, on my monitor your model and mine look the same. by John Merritt #26698.3.1.1
I agree also. Great photos of a fabulous car! (EOM) by John Ellis #26698.3.2
Randall's suggestion that Neo should have John take pictures of by Bob Jackman #26698.4
Thank-you all for the kind words. I really appreciate it. It makes me very happy to be able to share by John Merritt #26698.5
Wow..Great Pictures by dean paolucci #26698.5.1
Sure. In these photos, it is an old Sony Cyber-shot (EOM) by John Merritt #26698.5.1.1
Thanks! (EOM) by dean paolucci #26698.5.1.1.1
(Pics) 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300c W186 by Maxichamps by Jani Bodmann #26697
Great lineup of German dreadnoughts! (EOM) by Russ Rader #26697.1
I really like the 300c, but all the models look great together. (EOM) by John Merritt #26697.2
A fine concentration of MBs. Well done! (EOM) by David Holcombe #26697.3
Jani, in the line up is a black 300, is that a 300d or 300w? Here pictures of by Jacques Roest #26697.4
Can't say I've ever heard of a 300w. by Jani Bodmann #26697.4.1
PICS - Some new diorama shots by Keko Romero #26696
Wow something for everyone. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #26696.1
Beautiful model. A very large range. (EOM) by John Merritt #26696.2
Nice! Even a Schuco Goggomobile with trailer? (EOM) by Randall Olson #26696.3
Yes, you're right (EOM) by Keko Romero #26696.3.1
Re: GLM '56 Continental Mk. II HT....invite opinions on the "A" pillar height please. by Jack Dodds #26695
The whole greenhouse is a tad too tall and a tad too upright by Mark Lampariello #26695.1
Some items I am working on right now. by Sergio Goldvarg #26694
I'm drooling already! What are the wagons?? (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26694.1
Olds ...'62 ....I think. Love it and the Comet sedans. Thanks Sergio! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26694.1.1
Are the Buick Wildcat and Olds 98 still to come? (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #26694.2
No, Of course not. These newer projects supersede any & all prior announcements. by David Crowe #26694.2.1
??? (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #26694.2.1.1
Yes they are Mark. If you go to Goldvarg Models web site you will see the many by Jack Dodds #26694.2.2
Some subjects like his Nova have been delayed behind some gorgeous newer efforts. by Mark Lampariello #26694.2.2.1
Sergio, these look great models. by John Ellis #26694.3
Never done in 1:43....until now. Splendid as ever. Thanks for bringing these into our world, Sergio. (EOM) by Randall Olson #26694.4
+1 Agree. Your vision for the model world is very much appreciated. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26694.4.1
Pic's New entry Plymouth by Neo by renato camesasca #26693
I ordered one of these - still waiting for it. Quirky and cool. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26693.1
Very nice model by Keko Romero #26693.2
I like the setting too. I think this is based on the BoS. Its a good model. (EOM) by Randall Olson #26693.3
And I really like the dog's point of view. Very creative! (EOM) by Don Anderson #26693.4
PICS - It is Opel's turn. Who likes Opels? by Randall Olson #26692
well, Arnold does... (EOM) by Joop Gisbers #26692.1
Yes I like Opels. My family had some . My wife and I had lessons in the 1957 Opel Olympia by Jacques Roest #26692.2
Awesome! Thanks for those special photos. My replica Olympia looks like your family's (EOM) by Randall Olson #26692.2.1
Regarding Opels, I racall having heard a legendary story: by Alex Taylor #26692.2.2
Alex, I hadn't noticed the similarity before. Would look just like a Buick if one added by Randall Olson #26692.2.2.1
Randal, yes this sounds like a funny story, but I have noticed that by Alex Taylor #26692.2.2.1.1
Here's a Kadette by Tekno and a rally car I made from the Solido 70K kit. by Harvey Goranson #26692.3
and the 1958 Opel Record by Tekno! by Karl Schnelle #26692.3.1
John Ellis,please can You post a pic of the rear continental kit ? Thanks (EOM) by renato camesasca #26691
1956 Ford Fairlane by John Ellis #26690
Great work on that old Brooklin John! (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26690.1
Good work, and you started with a fine model. Well done! ( And stay healthy, too.) (EOM) by David Holcombe #26690.2
Extraordinary ...its really amazing what you can do with these little cars by BenD Lampson #26690.3
Excellent work John. Keep the recovery going! (EOM) by John Roberts #26690.4
Beautiful job on a model that really needed it. All the best for a speedy recovery! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26690.5
Very nice! Your work shows what a great casting Brooklin had. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26690.6Zone Diplomat
The Ford really is a great casting. I have one redone by Fred Lewis in by Rick Thompson #26690.6.1
I'm also working on a colour change on the '56. Mandarin by Ken Spear #26690.7
John, stunning work! It is apparent that your ability to beautify was not affected. by Randall Olson #26690.8
Another example of Ellisification perfection. Superb John (EOM) by Mike Coupe #26690.8.1
Ford Fairlane by John Ellis #26690.8.2
Agree completely. Great work, great colors, and the connie kit is perfect on this one! (EOM) by Rick Thompson #26690.8.3
Have any of you purchased the IXO/Altaya 1965 Rambler Ambassador? I like the looks of the model but by Mark Sweeney #26689
I don't actually have one, but . . . by Graeme Ogg #26689.1
I have fond memories of our 1965 Rambler Classic. I'll need to look for that Renault/Rambler. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #26689.1.1
These usually show up on an unnamed French auction site by Jay Golan #26689.1.1.1
I bought it with those reservations. The wipers are of course too large by Jack Dodds #26689.2
+1 (EOM) by Skip Johnson #26689.2.1
Thanks, guys. I think I will take the leap. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26689.2.1.1
This one cries out for some photo etch wipers. They may be by John Quilter #26689.3
Thanks, John. It says 1/43 but I would ask before purchasing. I think I will order the model then by Mark Sweeney #26689.3.1
I have a couple and also have the Universal Hobby's Rambler. by Jay Golan #26689.4
PICs - From My Collection - '35 Pierce-Arrow by John Merritt #26688
I like this! More and more, I'm thinking that light colors show our by David Holcombe #26688.1
That's a nice one, John. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26688.2Zone Diplomat
Very nice John. I think this is the one Brooklin gave Dick... by John Roberts #26688.3
John, this is indeed a very special. The color suits best for this model by Jacques Roest #26688.4
Wow! That looks great in white. Superb pics, John. Congrats on snagging this one. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26688.5
Just a quick story on this Pierce-Arrow... by John Merritt #26688.6
that is really nice John, and I like the way you added the fact that it came from by BenD Lampson #26688.6.1
All my wife knows that I have way too many and she doesn’t understand why I need them. (EOM) by John Merritt #26688.6.1.1
The color really suits this one. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26688.7
My most sincere condolences to Karl Schnelle and his family upon the passing of his father. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26687
Thank you Harvey for letting us know. My condolences by Bob Jackman #26687.1
I empathize with the loss of a loved one. We give thanks for good memories, Karl. Please accept my by David Holcombe #26687.2
Karl ..... My sincerest condolences to you and your family. (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #26687.3
So sorry for your loss, Karl. Our prayers are with you. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26687.3.1Zone Diplomat
My condolences on your loss. (EOM) by John Merritt #26687.4
Condolences to Karl and the family for their loss. (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #26687.5
Sending prayers to you and your family Karl....I lost my dad 2 years ago on my birthday, by BenD Lampson #26687.6
My thoughts are with you and yours. Tough times I remember well with my own Dad's passing (EOM) by John Roberts #26687.7
My condolences also. It's very difficult to lose a parent. My thoughts are with you, Karl. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26687.8
Mes condoléances, Karl. (EOM) by Michel Lemieux #26687.8.1
The oldest of my 1:43 collection is the RAMI section, dating to about 1970. (pics) by David Holcombe #26686
They might be the oldest vehicles, but not the oldest toys, right David? by Harvey Goranson #26686.1
I confess; you're right, Harvey. And there are even more of them now. To wit: (pic) by David Holcombe #26686.1.1
Now those are oldies! My oldest is the Tootsie Graham Paige. by Harvey Goranson #26686.1.1.1
And who made this sort of Model A Fordish cast iron toy? by John Quilter #26686.2
Looks like an A C Williams product to me. (pic) by David Holcombe #26686.2.1
Stories and history, Mack AC Bulldog,working truck by Raymond Paszkiewicz #26686.2.1.1
Pics: for Citroën lovers older Citroën models that are and were in my collection.part 1. by Jacques Roest #26685
If you get to the US Jacques, you must visit the Lane Museum in Nashville. by Harvey Goranson #26685.1
Looks good Harvey, what is that (trunks) on the front fenders of Traction Avant? (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26685.1.1
The Traction is a gasogene car, powered by coal. One of the cylinders... by Harvey Goranson #26685.1.1.1
Thanks Harvey, this was done in the WWII in Europe (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26685.1.1.1.1
What a collection!! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #26685.2
Why I love the old HPI models and wish they were still being made - engine detail! by Harvey Goranson #26684
Not usually my type of model, but those look amazing. Even at a distance, by John Merritt #26684.1
Get outta here.. those are 1/43rd ?!!! (EOM) by Steve Jakubczak #26684.1.1
Yep. Now you see why they are missed. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26684.1.1.1
I cannot believe the intricate detail in these models !! You are so lucky to have them. (EOM) by Steve Jakubczak #26684.1.1.1.1
I have two in my collection. by Sergio Luis Santos #26684.2
Holy daily commuter cow! (EOM) by Richard Nosker #26684.3
PICS - Diorama: Mercedes-Benz Dealer, end of 60s decade by Keko Romero #26683
Another great set of photos! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26683.1Zone Diplomat
Many thanks John!! (EOM) by Keko Romero #26683.1.1
I love these...check out the fat guy and his large wife looking at the small 2 seater SL... by BenD Lampson #26683.2
Excellent! My collection is lacking Mercedes-Benz models, I think I may only have three or four. (EOM) by John Merritt #26683.3
A fine presentation! I like your use of the figures, too. (pic) Here is by David Holcombe #26683.4
Many thanks!!! by Keko Romero #26683.4.1
I wonder if BMW has yanked licencing for Rolls-Royce subjects. by Mark Lampariello #26682
1:18 not 1:43 by Stanton Lyman #26682.1
Not really big sellers, unfortunately.. by Robert Jacobs #26682.2
I think BMW have always appreciated the publicity value of good models ... by Graeme Ogg #26682.3
Question: who has a Dick Browne model, where do you live and what is the model? (pic) by BenD Lampson #26681
Neighbor by Stanton Lyman #26681.1
Howdy neighbor....right down 128 north (and south, because you know 128 goes both ways the same way) by BenD Lampson #26681.1.1
chat, get together by Stanton Lyman #26681.1.1.1
I am always interested in meeting other collectors....there aren't too many of us crazy people who by BenD Lampson #26681.1.1.1.1
I have 27 Dick Browne models in my collection now. I live in Michigan. (EOM) by John Merritt #26681.2
I can list them later, when I have access to my laptop (EOM) by John Merritt #26681.2.1
Only 27 John? and you don't know them all off the top of your head?...lol (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26681.2.1.1
You'd think so, but I guess my brain was fried cause I kept coming up short. LOL! (EOM) by John Merritt #26681.2.1.1.1
OK, here are the models I purchased from the Dick Browne auctions. by John Merritt #26681.2.1.2
WoW!!! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #26681.2.1.2.1
I just picked up the HWT Dick Browne special Valiant. by John Kuvakas #26681.3Zone Diplomat
John, he must have really liked you! that Valiant was very special to him. (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26681.3.1
We got along great. But the gift was the milk truck, not the Valiant. by John Kuvakas #26681.3.1.1Zone Diplomat
and I did not get a chance to congratulate you on your new position here...congrats!!! by BenD Lampson #26681.3.1.1.1
Thanks, Ben! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26681.3.1.1.1.1Zone Diplomat
Wasn't that Valiant Dicks first 1:1? (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26681.3.1.1.2
I believe it was his first factory demo. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26681.3.1.1.2.1Zone Diplomat
Dick would offer me some of his review models now and then. by Harvey Goranson #26681.4
I have one in PA. The Brooklin 1950 Packard in dark blue. Love it. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26681.5
As of today I have 4 of his cars. Ohio (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #26681.6
If anyone is interested in the new Esval models that just came out, please let me know. by Mark Sweeney #26680
Is this 'Duesenberg' sedan actually the prototype for the Cord 810 sedan? (EOM) by Richard Nosker #26680.1
It sure looks like it but I don't know. It comes in either open or closed headlights. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #26680.1.1
Pic: It’s that time of year again. by David Knight #26679
Super comparison pictures. Anytime I think I miss snow, I by Bob Jackman #26679.1
Lol. You can't drive a '61 Vette in the snow Bob ! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26679.1.1
Jack, you can drive a 61 Vette in snow but it wouldn't be fun. by Bob Jackman #26679.1.1.1
Mine isn't a 61 but a 94 and it's been covered for the winter for a while now (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #26679.1.1.1.1
Nice Tom, I love the LT1 powered C4's. I have a stroked LT1 383 1995 Trans Am by BenD Lampson #26679.1.1.1.1.1
Nice......Very nice (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #26679.1.1.1.1.1.1
Nice pics and a reminder of what winter used to be. by Richard Nosker #26679.2
Exactly my thoughts as well, Richard. Some childhood memories remain intact. (EOM) by David Knight #26679.2.1
Pics: School Bus in the snow by David Knight #26679.2.1.1
Pics: Couldn’t resist posting these in eager anticipation of snow. by David Knight #26679.3
Snow? That's that white stuff, right? by Harvey Goranson #26679.4
Pic's Buick Brooklin image resize tests by renato camesasca #26678
Nice detail enhancement Renato. (EOM) by David Knight #26678.1
+1. I also like the background building. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #26678.1.1
Proof that Chryslers have a great ride! (pic) by David Holcombe #26677
I like it. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #26677.1
Quiz time! How many clues (spelled p-i-c-s) before you can identify this one. Enjoy! by David Holcombe #26676
Clue #2: by David Holcombe #26676.1
Clue #3: by David Holcombe #26676.1.1
Last chance: by David Holcombe #26676.1.1.1
Russian UAZ 469. (EOM) by Curtis Parisi #26676.2
Gosh, Curtis, you didn't even have to wait for clue #2. Congratulations! (EOM) by David Holcombe #26676.2.1
Clue #5...........call me stumped. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26676.3
I should have stayed up late - I knew this one. I have the same model in olive drab. by Harvey Goranson #26676.4
Heavy Metal Woodie Wagons by WMCE, Conquest and Brooklin (pics) by BenD Lampson #26675
Love seeing woodies. Nice collection. I have all these but I must say that the '47 Oldsmobile by Curtis Parisi #26675.1
+1. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #26675.1.1
+2. Curtis's early comments were why I did not get the Olds. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26675.1.1.1
PICs Just some color variations... by Ralf Buyer #26675.2
I really like the blackwall tires on these. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26675.2.1
PIC Thanks, Jack. Sometimes I do it the other way round... by Ralf Buyer #26675.2.1.1
I had the metallic blue Western Buick, but then traded in for the Lexington Grey. by Harvey Goranson #26675.3
Beautiful! The models from Buz are really on a higher level. (EOM) by Ralf Buyer #26675.3.1
+1 Agree. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26675.3.1.1
Generally speaking very nice but not the '47 Oldsmobile wagon. (EOM) by Curtis Parisi #26675.3.1.2
PICS. 1964 Mercury Comet Caliente at work. by Sergio Goldvarg #26674
It looks great so far Sergio...what made you choose to do this car? (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26674.1
Dear BenD Lampson, by Sergio Goldvarg #26674.2
again a winner ! (EOM) by Michel Gouverneur #26674.2.1
Thank you Sergio...great car story! (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26674.2.2
So happy to see this car being done; it is my fave year of Comet. by Jack Dodds #26674.3
great news by rodger marley #26674.4
Another cool car that I loved as a child by Marc Burba #26674.5
Sergio, I would buy every Comet made up to and including '67...FYI. by Jack Dodds #26674.6
I finally modeled my high school car, a '48 Mercury wagon. by Curtis Parisi #26673
1985 Honda CRX Si by John Kuliak #26673.1
I made a model of my 2nd car. by Harvey Goranson #26673.2
Beautiful work, Harvey. I really like your taillight modification. (EOM) by David Holcombe #26673.2.1
Nice model. I dove MGB's from '71 to '81. The first of the two replaced my woodie along by Curtis Parisi #26673.2.3
Wow, that wood structure detailing looks so real, Curtis. Brilliant. (EOM) by Scott Brown #26673.3
OK the real question is: do you still have and drive it? Here's mine by John Quilter #26673.4
No, long gone but I know where it is and it is now a street rod. not to my liking. I remember by Curtis Parisi #26673.4.1
Coincidentally, my Austin was purchased from Peninsula British Cars by John Quilter #26673.4.1.1
MG YT by Yuri Brickman #26672
Dave Gilbert (DG Models) made a top-up YT way back in the 1970s' by Harvey Goranson #26672.1
RAE made an MG YT tourer, but it's very difficult to find. by Scott Brown #26672.2
I'm told it's OK to post this now - GLM 1956 Cadillac CdV pink with WHITE roof. by Harvey Goranson #26671
Very nice! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26671.1
Looks good. Not aware of this one. Have the one w/black roof. (EOM) by John Merritt #26671.2
What a difference 38 years made. by Harvey Goranson #26671.3
150;00 for 56 cadillac GLM in 60ex not for me ! by Michel Gouverneur #26670
For this prize I only buy Brooklin in w/m.... (EOM) by renato camesasca #26670.1
Pics : 1950 Pontiac HT Motor City USA by Denis Auber #26669
Beautiful and one I do not have. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #26669.1
Beautiful except for the incorrect backlight. by Joe Libricz #26669.2
Hi have a 1951 Ford H. T. and has the same incorrect rear window.. (EOM) by renato camesasca #26669.2.1
Yes, this 1950 is an elegant model. Have it in another rare color by Alex Taylor #26669.3
These are so hard to find for sale now...and scary prices! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26669.4
Part of my collection (Pics) by Alex Taylor #26668
Part of my collection by Alex Taylor #26667
Sorry, how do you post a picture,? I've failed! (EOM) by Alex Taylor #26667.1
First, make sure it gets resized using one of the methods mentioned in #26614 below by John Kuvakas #26667.1.1Zone Diplomat
Neo Pontiac Star Chief and Neo Mercury Monterey Sun Valley (pic) by BenD Lampson #26666
Nice, I have that Pontiac too. Is that a whitewall in front and blackwall in back on the Mercury? (EOM) by Barry Levittan #26666.1
I noticed that also Barry. Its an error car from Neo...they put the rear tire on inside out. by BenD Lampson #26666.1.1
It actually adds a touch of realism to the car, that was not at all uncommon back in the day of ww's (EOM) by Barry Levittan #26666.1.1.1
The mercury would really respond well to widening the white walls (PIC) by Clifford Read #26666.2
PICS - More new shots by pairs in my showroom... by Keko Romero #26665
Fantastico (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26665.1
And if you were nearer I'd lend you some MGs Austins, Morisses and Rileys for the showroom by John Quilter #26665.2
I see some of Pete Kenna's work there John. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #26665.2.1
Very, very nice, I like those British cars of that age. Models of Pathfinder, Sommerville and the by Jacques Roest #26665.2.2
PIC - BMC dealer by Keko Romero #26665.2.3
Keko, You must have an amazing mega collection (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26665.2.3.1
Thanks!! (EOM) by Keko Romero #26665.2.3.1.1
PICS - Citroen Fans! by Randall Olson #26664
Great pics Randall, another Citroen classic fan here... by Keko Romero #26664.1
PICs The Berliet Fan says: if you ever break down, just call him: by Ralf Buyer #26664.2
Impressive lorries Ralf - who made them? (EOM) by Chris Sweetman #26664.2.1
Chris, these are partwork models from Hachette France... by Ralf Buyer #26664.2.1.1
Many thanks Ralf. (EOM) by Chris Sweetman #26664.2.1.1.1
You're welcome Chris. (EOM) by Ralf Buyer #26664.2.1.1.1.1
And the blue one was done decades ago by French Dinky by John Quilter #26664.2.2
PIC Right, it was also available in red - I have it now in 1/24 by MQM France... by Ralf Buyer #26664.2.2.1
Fantastique (EOM) by Jacques Roest #26664.3
PIC: More 2CV Love by John Kuvakas #26664.4Zone Diplomat
Ca sent si bon la France ! (EOM) by Denis Auber #26664.4.1
1955 Mercury Sun Valley. I really like the color combination of black with red inserts by Curtis Parisi #26663
The 1954 through 1956 Mercurys are my favourites. Especially by Ken Spear #26663.1
The Sun Valley was only available in 54 and 55. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #26663.1.1
That is beautiful...is it a Motor City? Looks like a Brooklin license plate though. (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26663.2
No, not Brooklin license plates, there Motor City. (EOM) by Curtis Parisi #26663.2.1
thank you Curtis (EOM) by BenD Lampson #26663.2.1.1
Curtis, super cool! A less common colour for this model. Is it a Desgn Studio by Randall Olson #26663.3
It's an American Models issue. (EOM) by Curtis Parisi #26663.3.1
(Pic) Beautiful model Curtis. Mine is a USA models. by Michel Lemieux #26663.3.1.1
Very nice! I think they are beautiful cars. (EOM) by Curtis Parisi #26663.3.1.1.1
There was a glitch in the 15% discount code (LM0043) for Legacy. It works now. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26662Zone Diplomat
New From Matrix by John Kuvakas #26661Zone Diplomat
Very nice ! All of them look great. (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #26661.1
At least one new member for the club...(pic).. by Ralf Buyer #26661.2
Whee! The great classics dominate! I like these and have several myself. (EOM) by David Holcombe #26661.2.1
Any 1951 to 1953 Pontiacs made or planned lately? by Alex Taylor #26660
Sorry. Pontiacs just aren't commonly found or, it seems, produced. (pic) by David Holcombe #26660.1
Only Record's 1952 Pontiac to my knowledge. (EOM) by Ken Spear #26660.1.1
David, not sure what you mean by it being the same as the Conquest? (EOM) by Bob Jackman #26660.1.2
My mistake. It seems that very similar models come from multiple Chinese by David Holcombe #26660.1.2.1
David, your model is more or less the same as the Conquest 1954 hardtop, by Alex Taylor #26660.1.2.1.1
Maize Yellow was only available in the Star Chief Custom by Bob Jackman #26660.1.2.1.1.1
The Conquest models are also all white metal models... by BenD Lampson #26660.1.2.1.2
I have the CNQ 1954 Pontiac and i find that the scale is like more a 1:42. by Michel Lemieux #26660.1.2.1.2.1
I have the convertible and really like it! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26660.1.2.1.2.1.1
(Pic) White Box has done a 1954 4-door Pontiac in by Mike DeTorrice #26660.2
It's just amazing what they do at their price point. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #26660.2.1Zone Diplomat
+1 Agree....especially with this Pontiac. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26660.2.1.1
Before buying a model, I check whether it is either an official color by Alex Taylor #26660.2.2
Colors can be hard to determine for any given year. by John Kuvakas #26660.2.2.1Zone Diplomat
I'm glad to hear you say this John as I have often puzzled by Jack Dodds #26660.2.2.1.1
Nice model Mike. I bought a Panhard Aerodynamic by White Box - also very good (EOM) by John Roberts #26660.2.3
I would love to see the late 40s thru early 50s Pontiacs done in their various body styles. by Jack Dodds #26660.3
+1. Jack we may get our wish with Sergio doing the 48 wagon. by Bob Jackman #26660.3.1
Yes, especially the 2dr. sedan and torpedo back and tin woody.. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #26660.3.1.1
The French firm of Record made Pontiacs and others in our scale. Here (pics) are some by David Holcombe #26660.3.2
And still more Pontiacs of this era by John Quilter #26660.3.2.1
Thanks, John for posting this picture! Every model showing by Alex Taylor #26660.3.2.1.1

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