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Does anyone know of any model shops in Copenhagen? I will be there for a few by Mark Sweeney #24072
Roger Kimber please can you email me?....email is by John Roberts #24071
Goldvarg colors - make your selections now kids! by Harvey Goranson #24070
It IS, what it IS .. IMO it's not the color, it's the model type.. (EOM) by Frank Gioia #24070.1
Do you mean that the cars are all Fords? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24070.1.1
Not at all ... I would just like to see some late 60s and early 70s mid-sized ... by Frank Gioia #24070.1.1.1
I'm more than happy with those choices. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #24070.2
+1 Prefer single turquoise color on Mercury but good choices! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24070.2.1
My vote is '65 Mercury: turquoise [single color]; '70 Galaxie: Bronze, with or w/o white. (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #24070.3
I wonder if it is "yellow" or "meadowlark yellow"?...the latter I hope. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24070.4
1953 Ford Country Squire in Flamingo Red production model pictures by Sergio Goldvarg #24069
Beautiful Sergio. The Overdrive script is a nice touch. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #24069.1
And the Ford emblem is outstanding! (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #24069.1.1
Oh man, what a beauty ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #24069.2
Very nice craftsmanship .. (EOM) by Frank Gioia #24069.3
Exquisite! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #24069.4
OMG! That is gorgeous. Decisions, decisions. (EOM) by John Merritt #24069.5
Oboy, I want to drive it out to the beach. (EOM) by Scott Brown #24069.6
Excellent model. (EOM) by Frank Racibozynski #24069.7
Outstanding value for money IMO. I ordered both colors! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24069.8
Beautiful. Since you say this is a production model, I hope it comes with two by Curtis Parisi #24069.9
As I recall, Sergio posted earlier that he was unhappy with the original by Rick Thompson #24069.9.1
Another incredible model, Sergio. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #24069.10
Gold are ‘53 Ford Country Squire by John Ellis #24069.11
Fantastic! (EOM) by John Roberts #24069.12
PICS - John Ellis 1950 Ford Country Squire by Randall Olson #24067
The USAC sticker is a nice touch! (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #24067.1
Any current update on Jeff Thomas' plans? (EOM) by Frank Racibozynski #24067.2
Much warmer color of the "maple" and better looking panels. (EOM) by Curtis Parisi #24067.3
Yes, that makes a big favorable difference. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #24067.3.1
A Pierce Arrow to dream about (pic) by David Holcombe #24066
Beautiful! (EOM) by Frank Racibozynski #24066.1
Deleted double post. Sorry. (EOM) by Frank Racibozynski #24066.2
In Memory of Peter Tait by Randy Rusk #24065
Nicely stated, Randy. Thanks. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #24065.1
Thank you, Randy. (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #24065.2
61 was too young indeed. Thanks for the update. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #24065.3
Well said, Randy. Thanks. (EOM) by Skip Johnson #24065.4
Thank you, Randy. I appreciate it. (EOM) by David Holcombe #24065.5
1941 Buick Station Wagon by John Ellis #24064
PICS: Superb! Here they are resized by John Kuvakas #24064.1
Much better ... (EOM) by Frank Gioia #24064.1.1
‘41 Buick Station Wagon by John Ellis #24064.1.2
I'm happy to help out, John. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #24064.1.2.1
Amazing welcome by John Ellis #24063
A (EOM) by John Ellis #24062
PIC - New in my collection by Keko Romero #24061
Love the two-tone! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #24061.1
Not the type I collect but, boy!, it looks great! Glad you found it!! (EOM) by David Holcombe #24061.2
It is indeed nice Keko, as I believed when I bought mine 3 years ago. More pics.... by Harvey Goranson #24061.3
Just beautiful! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #24061.3.1
Randall, it it possible that you could post a photo of the '50 Ford woodie you by Curtis Parisi #24060
PICs - From My Collection - Wednesday Pt 2 by John Merritt #24059
This is my favorite color of all the Brookin variants. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #24059.1
John, thank you for your good pictures of your Tuckers. It has been most by David Holcombe #24059.2
I believe the real 1038 was once owned by Richard Vick. by Don Anderson #24059.3
PICs - From My Collection - Wednesday Pt 1 by John Merritt #24058
Pic: Yup, #1028 is a beauty! by David Knight #24058.1
New member by John Ellis #24057
Welcome, John! It's great to have you here! Love your work, which by Rick Thompson #24057.1
Welcome John (EOM) by Frank Gioia #24057.2
Please come in and enjoy. This is a welcoming group, with lots of both by David Holcombe #24057.3
Welcome John. I have spoken to you in the UK at a Brooklin by Jack Dodds #24057.4
Welcome John! Haven't seen you for a while. Hope all is well (EOM) by John Roberts #24057.5
Welcome John. The models Mike posted are incredible. by John Merritt #24057.6
Great to have you on board. Your work is incredible. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #24057.7
Welcome John .Here some pics of your very nice work on by Denis Auber #24057.8
Welcome, John. Your work is outstanding. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #24057.9
Welcome John !. Incredible work here !. I love your Cadillac ;) (EOM) by Jean Philippe Sergent #24057.10
Stunning details, I would love to see your other transformations! (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #24057.11
Welcome to the on line family of hopelessly addicted 1/43 addicts! (EOM) by Curtis Parisi #24057.12
Welcome John. You get more replies than I do! (EOM) by Mike Coupe #24057.13
New Member by Al Stack #24057.14
Welcome John!! You are going to spend here such a nice time (EOM) by Keko Romero #24057.15
Welcome! This is a terrific forum. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #24057.16
1969 Ford Torino detail from Goldvarg by Sergio Goldvarg #24056
Let get crazy and put custom wheels of the day on this Torino ? Thanks for the peek. (EOM) by Randy Bahler #24056.1
Compromise: Stock wheels one side, custom wheels opposite side :)) (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #24056.1.1
Stock wheels only. Those who choose to alter their wheels by Bob Jackman #24056.1.2
I'm with Bob. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #24056.1.2.1
I'm more into stock wheels myself but perhaps Sergio by Jack Dodds #24056.1.3
Can't wait for this one...it will be another winner! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24056.2
Looks good, this is one I am most interested in. (EOM) by John Merritt #24056.3
Sergio, I'm all for the car models kept as stock as possible. by Don Anderson #24056.4
DUESENBERG by Claude Thibivilliers #24055
Very impressive, Claude. Here's an older one. (pic) by David Holcombe #24055.1
(Pics) Also Minimarque MM '43 had a spelling problem... by Ralf Buyer #24055.1.1
DUESIE MINIMARQUE by Claude Thibivilliers #24055.1.1.1
PICs Hi Claude, I think it is one of the J type cars from 1929. MM issued them... by Ralf Buyer #24055.1.1.1.1
Woaw. by Claude Thibivilliers #24055.1.1.1.1.1
Fine models. Thanks for posting these pictures. (EOM) by David Holcombe #24055.1.1.1.1.2
DUESENBERG Coupe by Claude Thibivilliers #24055.1.2
Disc covers on wheels modernize those cars tremendously. Very nice. (EOM) by David Crowe #24055.1.2.1
The finest Dugu I ever saw! (EOM) by David Holcombe #24055.1.2.2
Beautiful workmanship, Claude. by Richard Nosker #24055.2
Excellent! (EOM) by Lloyd Mecca #24055.3
Beautiful model and craftmanship. (EOM) by John Merritt #24055.4
PICS Its drool time ! by Mike Coupe #24054
Outstanding workmanship. But, why would anyone want to add a connie kit? (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #24054.1
For the sheer enjoyment of producing something different. (EOM) by Mike Coupe #24054.1.1
IMO, that is the #1 reason (EOM) by Frank Gioia #24054.1.1.1
Yeah, I get it. The workmanship is top notch, I just happen to dislike continental kits, JMHO. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #24054.1.1.2
Nice to see John is still performing magic Mike. (EOM) by John Roberts #24054.2
Beautiful work on the truck and variations. Really nice. I admire by David Holcombe #24054.3
Astounding detail. Such fun! John's paintwork may be the best for this scale by Randall Olson #24054.4
Randell, I'd like to see a photo of the '50 wagon if possible. (EOM) by Curtis Parisi #24054.4.1
All of these look outstanding ! And yep, I would be happy to get the Roadmaster with by Mike DeTorrice #24054.5
I recall looking at a Brooklin 59 Mercury station wagon that John by Jack Dodds #24054.5.1
Excellent! I really like the Buick. (EOM) by John Merritt #24054.6
PICs - From My Collection - Monday 4/16-3 by John Merritt #24053
This one is unique. by David Knight #24053.1
Major kudos are due Brooklin for paying attention to the details by John Kuvakas #24053.2
PICs - From My Collection - Monday Pt 2 by John Merritt #24052
Pics: The gray David Cammack Tucker by David Knight #24052.1
what a wonderful by Geoff Jowett #24052.1.1
Yup, Geoff, it was. (EOM) by David Knight #24052.1.1.1
IMHO these re-done models are way overpriced. by Joop Gisbers #24052.2
Re-done? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #24052.2.1
Pics: Simply redone???? Nope. An entirely new casting by David Knight #24052.2.2
And, as I recall, the bronze AACA Museum car I bought was priced by Rick Thompson #24052.2.3
$139.99 a copy (EOM) by David Knight #24052.2.3.1
Thanks for posting, DK. I was sure you'd know and would follow through! by Rick Thompson #24052.2.3.1.1
It rained around here today, a rarity, so I stayed indoors and completed the modifications on my by Curtis Parisi #24051
Nice work! (EOM) by Rick Thompson #24051.1
Excellent! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #24051.2
Nice! Excellent work. (EOM) by John Merritt #24051.3
Oh, the benefits of a rainy day. What a beautiful job (EOM) by David Knight #24051.4
Curtis what is a swain neck mirror? (EOM) by Bob Kleven #24051.5
Curtis what is a swain neck mirror? (EOM) by Bob Kleven #24051.6
Bob, I originally misspelled swan in the post. The Ford swan neck mirror by Curtis Parisi #24051.6.1
Thanks for the explanation! Now I know why it's a swan! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #24051.6.1.1
Great job Curtis! (EOM) by John Roberts #24051.7
Thanks all for the words of support! (EOM) by Curtis Parisi #24051.8
GFCC's Austin 7, before and after (PICs) by David Holcombe #24050
That looks SO good, David! (EOM) by John Kuliak #24050.1
Looks good. So much better in Red. (EOM) by John Merritt #24050.2
Longer Article in MAR Online by Maz Woolley #24050.3
A great improvement David. Very nice (EOM) by John Roberts #24050.4
Help wanted! Does anyone here have experience with Carney Plastics by Rick Thompson #24049
I have had 5 for my 43rds for about 20 years. I like ... by Frank Gioia #24049.1
Thanks, Frank! Any concerns/problems with hanging them on the wall? by Rick Thompson #24049.1.1
As a rule they are mounted with a four-point system of lags. I've never had a problem with any of by Tom Ciryak #24049.1.1.1
I find that the anchor shown in the photo is ... by Frank Gioia #24049.1.1.2
That's what I use. (EOM) by Dick Browne #24049.1.1.2.1Moderator
I buy the 1:18 cabinets and put my 1:43's in at a slight angle. by Dick Browne #24049.2Moderator
How many 1/43 models can angle-park in a single 1/18 cubby? These seem ideal. (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #24049.2.1
Five fit angled, six straight in. (EOM) by Dick Browne #24049.2.1.1Moderator
I have a dozen of their displays. Almost all are for 1:43. Have had them for years now and they hold by Tom Ciryak #24049.3
Thanks, all! Very helpful information. They're running a small by Rick Thompson #24049.4
Rick, you will like them. I have every size they make for 1/43, 1/24 and 1/18 by Bob Jackman #24049.4.1
Thanks for all of the info. I've been looking for 1:43 display cabinets also! (EOM) by Brian Cox #24049.5
I've used many of these but be advised by John Quilter #24049.6
Rick, please email me... by Max Paransky #24049.7
PICS. A little beauty has just arrived from Oxford Diecast by Mike Coupe #24048
PICS. First pictures of by Mike Coupe #24047
LOOKS AMAZING!! I want it! (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #24047.1
+1! (EOM) by Ralf Buyer #24047.1.1
Good one! Thanks, Amanda and Mike. (EOM) by David Holcombe #24047.2
(pic) Finally a companion for this by Ken Spear #24047.3
(Pic) As you say, Ken... by Ralf Buyer #24047.3.1
Ralf: If yours is also a recent acquisition,let me guess by Ken Spear #24047.3.1.1
Ralf: I'm thinking of enhancing mine i.e.: scrape & polish by Ken Spear #24047.3.2
Ken, you're right! I had my eye on yours first, but decided... by Ralf Buyer #24047.3.2.1
Looks fantastic. Look forward to adding it to my collection. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #24047.4
PICs - From My Collection - Monday by John Merritt #24046
That's a real beauty, John. by David Knight #24046.1
It is my favorite color. I can't wait for that one to be issued. (EOM) by John Merritt #24046.1.1
Maroon 600 or Maroon 5 -video for Graeme!! by Karl Schnelle #24046.2
Sergio; Please don't abandon your many Ford customers? by dennis Brown #24045
I don't think Sergio has abandoned anyone, instead it by Mike DeTorrice #24045.1
That's right, dear Mike DeTorrice! (EOM) by Sergio Goldvarg #24045.1.1
I would like to see the 55-57 Country Squires too. Along with the 62 and 65 Ford. I'd like a 61 by Mark Sweeney #24045.2
+1 Absolutely agree. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24045.2.1
Dear Dennis Brown, by Sergio Goldvarg #24045.3
I would like to see some 60's Chevy's but ... by Frank Gioia #24045.3.1
I think you will be very happy with future Goldvargs. Sergio has by Jack Dodds #24045.4
+1 (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #24045.4.1
1/18th Cadillac Sedan De Ville 1963. Yes, not our scale but.... by Jean Philippe Sergent #24044
I assume you mean 1/43 (EOM) by Bob Jackman #24044.1
Absolutely Bob, by Jean Philippe Sergent #24044.1.1
bos models build nice 1.18 models but i never seen these turn in 1;43 (EOM) by Michel Gouverneur #24044.1.1.1
Hi Michel, you are right, by Jean Philippe Sergent #24044.1.1.1.1
[PICS] 1963 Cadillac in 1:43 by Graeme Ogg #24044.1.1.2
Perhaps their ignoring your expertise led to their downfall? BTW, not a bad looking model! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #24044.1.1.2.1
(PICS) and a conversion of the FM...top down & up... by Lloyd Mecca #24044.1.1.2.2
So nice! I also love Claude's 1963 Series 62 coupe conversion. (EOM) by Jean Philippe Sergent #24044.1.1.2.2.1
(PIC)...Thanks, I almost forgot...that is right here: by Lloyd Mecca #24044.1.1.2.2.1.1
Hi Graeme, This Eldo wasn't bad at all, by Jean Philippe Sergent #24044.1.1.2.3
Yes, I would definitely buy in 1/43. I am actually tempted to buy in 1/18 but by Mark Sweeney #24044.2
Mark, it's time for you to get out the wall stretcher. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #24044.2.1
Oooo, where do I get one of those? (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #24044.2.1.1
BoS makes this Cadillac and a '68 Buick Electra in 1:18. I'd buy a 43 in two seconds! (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #24044.3
Cadillac lovers may scan down to #24034.1.2. by Dick Browne #24043Moderator
So Cadillac is included in Sergio Goldvarg's licensing agreement ??? YEAAAH ! by Jean Philippe Sergent #24043.1
I seem to remember that when Brooklin had a licensing issue with GM by Mike Coupe #24043.1.1
Mike, at that time Cadillac was handled by a different licensing agency from other GM. by Dick Browne #24043.1.1.1Moderator
Any 1/43 60s Cadillac would "put a spring in my step and a song in my heart" (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #24043.1.3
My 1:43 and my 1:1 Super Sport (pic) ... by Frank Gioia #24042
who built it frank? (EOM) by Michel Gouverneur #24042.1
1/43 Road Champs with modifications by some guy ... by Frank Gioia #24042.1.1
I love this year of Chevelle and its a 327 too! 4-speed? Very nice car! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24042.2
327ci-4 speed-12 bolt posi 3.73 gears (numbers matching) (EOM) by Frank Gioia #24042.2.1
Awesome....good for you! An attractive little beast with attitude. Love it! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24042.2.1.1
Thanx Jack (EOM) by Frank Gioia #24042.2.1.1.1
This may be heresy on this Forum, but I prefer the 1:1 to the 1:43. Great! (EOM) by Frank Racibozynski #24042.3
Ha! The 1:1 is far too large to put on your shelf!! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #24042.3.1
Yes, and the 1/43 model looks too small in my garage. lol (EOM) by Frank Gioia #24042.3.1.1
But think of all the space you'll have! Room for more 1/43's!! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #24042.3.1.1.1
Thanx Frank (EOM) by Frank Gioia #24042.3.2
Gorgeous 1:1, Frank. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #24042.4
+1. Two great cars and a wonderful 1/43 build! (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #24042.4.1
Pics; Street Parade by jacques leroy #24041
I have this one (PIC) by Joop Gisbers #24041.1
And I have the Hirohata Merc by Harvey Goranson #24041.1.1
Pic;Plymouth car carrier by jacques leroy #24040
Beautiful models. Very nice collection. I really like the '56 Plymouths (EOM) by John Merritt #24040.1
+1 (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #24040.1.1
Very nice display. Love that 56 Plymouth 2drht. Hard to find now. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24040.2
Very impressive! The red/black '56 Plymouth made me remember by David Holcombe #24040.3
Odd tranny set up...imagine how many rolled away! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24040.3.1
Love iT! (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #24040.4
Follow-up to my "black wash" instructions (24035.1.2.2) by Graeme Ogg #24039
The process makes a remarkable difference. Thanks for the pics. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24039.1
It is a 100 times better! (1 for each hole...) (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #24039.2
Good work, Graeme. Now explain the right hand steering on the 1:1! (EOM) by David Holcombe #24039.3
The answer is that some people are just too smart for their own good. by Graeme Ogg #24039.3.1
What's really cool is... by John Kuliak #24039.3.1.1
And quite rightly so. However ... by Graeme Ogg #24039.3.1.1.1
Hmmm. . . I'll think about that while I go look for the cat. (pic) by David Holcombe #24039.3.1.2
Two milestones thus far this year - 250th Porsche and 100th MG. by Harvey Goranson #24038
Good choice, Harvey (EOM) by jacques leroy #24038.1
Congratulations! Gotta buy a few more 1/43 Alfas now! (to match your collecting speed.) (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #24038.2
3 New ones from GLM by Peter Tait #24036
Ms Bennett I'm sorry to hear about Peter's passing...may he RIP. (EOM) by Bob Kleven #24036.1
Very sorry to here this. RIP Pete. Will miss him (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #24036.2
A good voice here on the forum no more. . . . I will miss him. by David Holcombe #24036.3
I am so sorry to hear of your loss. We all loved sharing by Mark Lampariello #24036.4
My sincere condolences. (EOM) by John Roberts #24036.4.1
Pete was always providing his own unique perspective by Bob Jackman #24036.4.1.1
II am so sorry for your loss. Please let us know what we can do to help. (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #24036.5
This is very sad news. I am so sorry that Peter is gone. Please receive my sincere condolences. (EOM) by Jean Philippe Sergent #24036.6
Quite a shock. Such a nice fellow who loved the hobby. Already miss him. My condolences Ms. B. (EOM) by Randall Olson #24036.7
Condolences by Russ Rader #24036.8
Deanna, so sorry to hear of Peter's passing and your loss. Our deepest condolences to you. (EOM) by Frank Racibozynski #24036.9
RIP Peter and condolences to his family. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #24036.10
Rest in peace Mr. Peter Tait, Sincere condolences to his family (EOM) by jacques leroy #24036.11
Oh my, this is a shock. Rest in peace, Peter. My condolences, Deanna. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #24036.12
Very sorry to hear of this. Another loss to the hobby of a dedicated collector. (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #24036.13
Sergio, Please do all the Ford & Mercury models first ok ! Then GM models lol. (EOM) by Randy Bahler #24035
And, of course, Lincoln. You're the Last Hope for a '61-63! by Mark Lampariello #24035.1
+1 Customer interaction is most appreciated!!!! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24035.1.1
I recall seeing an image of a "61 on the various Brooklin literature by Jack Dodds #24035.1.2
Brooklin bought several masters from another company. by Dick Browne #24035.1.2.1Moderator
Interesting...thanks for the info Dick! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24035.1.2.1.1
I think those thin, "bladed" fenders may be tough to mold. by Mark Lampariello #24035.1.2.1.2
What is that notion based on? (EOM) by David Crowe #24035.1.2.1.2.1
[PICS] '61- 63 Lincoln? by Graeme Ogg #24035.1.2.2
In response to your comments about the Bos version; I think it by Jack Dodds #24035.1.2.2.1
I nearly didn't buy it for the same reason. by Graeme Ogg #24035.1.2.2.1.1
Would you be so kind as to post photos of the Lincoln showing the grille? by Ed Glorius #24035.1.2.2.1.1.1
[PICS] A few shots of my own specimen ... by Graeme Ogg #24035.1.2.2.1.1.1.1
‘61 Lincoln Continental by Skip Johnson #24035.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1
I'm one of those strange people who don't believe in Facebook by Graeme Ogg #24035.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.1
I am sure Sergio would give it a more glamorous color, plus finer detail. (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #24035.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.1.2
Thanks! (EOM) by Ed Glorius #24035.1.2.2.1.1.1.1.2
Well that is very good to know; especially from a model builder like you. Thanks! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24035.1.2.2.1.1.2
Would you mind telling us how to best do a black wash of a grille? by Jack Dodds #24035.1.2.2.1.1.3
Black Wash for Dummies by Graeme Ogg #24035.1.2.2.1.1.3.1
Thanks, Graeme. I had started to write a very similar process, but your version by David Holcombe #24035.1.2.2.1.1.3.1.1
Good instructions, Graeme. I have done this on quite a few cheaper models and the difference it can by Mark Sweeney #24035.1.2.2.1.1.3.1.2
Some PICs of completed blackwashes on cheap models... by Ralf Buyer #24035.1.2.2.1.1.3.2
I think i will try one. Maybe that grill may just need subtle blackwashing, and by Mark Lampariello #24035.1.2.2.1.2
C'mon Randy...Ford, GM, Ford, GM....repeat. Lol (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24035.2
To muddy the water, then comes Mopar -- like a 1968 Plymouth GTX (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #24035.2.1
It would be ok with me to do Mopar after Ford, Mercury and then GM ! (EOM) by Randy Bahler #24035.2.1.1
Me too actually....67 and 68 Charger for starters! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24035.2.1.1.1
The 1968 has been done enough. However, a '66 is well overdue. by Harvey Goranson #24035.2.1.1.1.1
+1 (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #24035.2.1.1.1.1.1
Really?? Can you suggest a 1:43 quality brand of 68? I need one. Thanks. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24035.2.1.1.1.1.2
Minichamps. And Matchbox did a passable 1969. And there's a 1970 by Premium X. by Harvey Goranson #24035.2.1.1.1.1.2.1
It seems awfuly rude to push ahead of people who don't exactly share by Alex Taylor #24035.3
For your information, post #24035.3 is in response to by Alex Taylor #24035.3.1
Pretty sure I was just messing with you all. I will be happy with by Randy Bahler #24035.3.2
No worries Randy...the "Lol" in your initial comment meant you were joking of course. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24035.3.2.1
A message from Sergio Goldvarg... by Dick Browne #24034Moderator
...and where is the Cadillac? (EOM) by Lloyd Mecca #24034.1
I have asked but not received an answer from Sergio. by Dick Browne #24034.1.1Moderator
So we won't see any Cadillac licences. Never. I'm not putting any hope in that. by Jean Philippe Sergent #24034.1.1.1
You may have to wait for the various Cadillacs via GLM? As you by Jack Dodds #24034.1.1.1.1
Hi Jack ! ;) Yes, I don't... by Jean Philippe Sergent #24034.1.1.1.1.1
Did GLM sneak past the license when making those 90s subjects? (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #24034.1.1.1.2
Many overseas makers pay no attention to licensing. (EOM) by Dick Browne #24034.1.1.1.2.1Moderator
Cadillac is included in the licensing agreement. (EOM) by Dick Browne #24034.1.2Moderator
Yippee, and it looks like time to build new shelving. (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #24034.1.2.1
Thats always good news! (EOM) by Gregory Gunn #24034.2
Awesome news! (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #24034.3
License plate change. by Sergio Goldvarg #24032
Looks great....can't wait to receive both colors! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24032.1
Much better! (EOM) by Curtis Parisi #24032.2
Finally, it's a beautiful spring day in Virginia and a man's fantasy turns to convertibles. by David Knight #24031
Just a little further south in western NC, it's also spring. (pic) by David Holcombe #24031.1
And here's one of a more compact nature by John Quilter #24031.2
Who made it? (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #24031.2.1
I think IXO does the Argentine partworks series by John Quilter #24031.2.1.1
That copper color with white roof looked fantastic on the real 60 Impala (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24031.3
1966 Ford Torino color options (forget about the wheels, please). by Sergio Goldvarg #24030
Signal Flare Red, Springtime Yellow by Harvey Goranson #24030.1
And here are the colors (PICS). Calypso Coral or Thanks Vermillion would be good. by David Crowe #24030.2
+1 (EOM) by Skip Johnson #24030.2.1
Oops. I looked at a '66 list. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #24030.2.2
+2 (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #24030.2.3
Definitely "Thanks Vermillion", as shown in two of the 1969 Ford brochures, by Mark Lampariello #24030.2.4
I second Mark's suggestion. Also like 60449 Calypso Coral & 2052 Yellow (EOM) by Randall Olson #24030.2.4.1
Agree on the Thanks Vermillion. Just has to be one of the offerings. (EOM) by Curtis Parisi #24030.2.5
I'm not a Ford guy but didn't Torino start in '68? My choice (pic) ... by Frank Gioia #24030.3
+1. (EOM) by Brian Cox #24030.3.1
Yes, it did. Very similar to the '69. I think your pic shows 2151 Thanks Vermillion...and Frank, too (EOM) by Randall Olson #24030.3.2
Vermillion looks good but so many of our models are red already. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24030.3.2.1
With or without the optional stripes, both look good. (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #24030.3.3
Gotta have the stripes....really adds to the look. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24030.3.3.1
Agree with Jack ... 100% (EOM) by Frank Gioia #24030.3.3.1.1
Gulfstream Aqua Poly (dark metallic turquoise) looks really striking by Jack Dodds #24030.4
For something a bit different Meadowlark yellow was nice as I recall. by Jack Dodds #24030.4.1
Good news for GM lovers! by Sergio Goldvarg #24029
Congratulations, Sergio. And I really like your logo above this announcement! (EOM) by David Holcombe #24029.1
great announcement (EOM) by Michel Gouverneur #24029.1.1
+1 and congrats! (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #24029.1.2
Great news, Fire up the credit cards!! What do you think will be the first? (EOM) by Mark Millar #24029.2
If you're asking? My guess is 1961 Pontiac 2drht. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24029.2.1
+1 --- Wallet is already cowering under the couch. by Mark Lampariello #24029.2.1.1
Mark, Cadillac was not listed. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #24029.2.1.1.1
If possible, I'd love to know why. (EOM) by Jean Philippe Sergent #24029.2.1.1.1.1
I'm having trouble prying mine from my wife's death grip! How by Jack Dodds #24029.2.1.1.2
That's great, Sergio. Your models are such that I might get into resin models. by David Knight #24029.3
Great news but......didn't see Cadillac on that list. Just an omission? (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #24029.4
Excellent news! I'm most excited to watch for upcoming offerings. (EOM) by Brian Laurance #24029.5
SOOOO many possibilities now. You go, Sergio! (EOM) by David Crowe #24029.6
Looking forward to see your model choices. Congrats! (EOM) by Frank Gioia #24029.7
I'm going to need more display space! (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #24029.8
Fantastic news! Bring on the 1960s GM cars. Start saving up $$$ (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24029.9
Wonderful news ! Many great 1/43 GM cars are on the way. (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #24029.10
...GM ranked number 4 now (I think) VW, Toyota, Nissan, GM (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #24029.11
Now maybe, but GM was ranked #1 in the 60's-70's (EOM) by Frank Gioia #24029.11.1
Well yeah of course Frank, but that's ancient history now. It's 2018 (EOM) by Christopher Moroni #24029.11.1.1
In my mind it will always be the 1960s....my happy place! Lol (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24029.11.1.1.1
Hi Mr Goldvarg, what's going on with Cadillac? Is GM reluctant to share its premium brand licences ? by Jean Philippe Sergent #24029.12
AWESOME news and looking forward to what you develop. (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #24029.13
I had no idea that Tin Wizard did a 1957 Ferrari 410 Superamerica. I have searched...... by Randy Bahler #24028
Great find, Randy. I have built a Tin Wizard model a couple of times and by David Holcombe #24028.1
I would love to build one of those. Where did you find it? (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #24028.2
Mark, I think these are long out of production. Ebay is about the only by David Holcombe #24028.2.1
I did find it on ebay. I ended up paying about $68.00 Good Deal ! (EOM) by Randy Bahler #24028.2.2
(Pics) 1955 Cadillac Fleetwood Series 60 by Mike DeTorrice #24027
Excellent value for the price. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24027.1
Absolutely! (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #24027.1.1
I like it! Mine is the solid black "Godfather" version. (EOM) by David Holcombe #24027.2
Are these plastic or diecast?? (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #24027.3
Die cast, primarily. (EOM) by David Holcombe #24027.3.1
Thanks, David. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #24027.3.1.1
Like your photo work Mike. (EOM) by Frank Racibozynski #24027.4
Definitely! (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #24027.4.1
Thanks, Frank and Mark ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #24027.4.1.1
Amazing images Mike. (EOM) by Chris Sweetman #24027.5
Thank you, Chris ! (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #24027.5.1
The Austin 7, circa 1930 - a comparison (pics) by David Holcombe #24026
Racing version (pic) ... by Frank Gioia #24026.1
I always wished Corgi had done the stock version. This is a .. by John Roberts #24026.1.1
I'd recommend a litte window glazing. Should be easy. by Don Anderson #24026.2
The brass postal slot on the side is a nice touch. (EOM) by Richard Nosker #24026.3
Perhaps a different colour David? Common colours were... by John Roberts #24026.4
And for a later version, Oxford Diecast make one in their 43rd range by John Quilter #24026.5
A neat model John but let down by unconvincing spoke wheels. (EOM) by Chris Sweetman #24026.5.1
Yep, here is a review of the Oxford... -link by Karl Schnelle #24026.5.2
Thanks, Karl. That helps. (EOM) by David Holcombe #24026.5.2.1
A few years ago I was lucky to bump into an Austin 7 / Ruby meet ….. by Chris Sweetman #24026.6
Thanks, Chris. I have seen the US version and have a few models of them, by David Holcombe #24026.6.1
You are welcome David and thanks for looking. (EOM) by Chris Sweetman #24026.6.1.1
Thanks for the photos, great selection of prewar small Austins (EOM) by John Quilter #24026.6.2
John, coming across this display was a moment of serendipity - glad you enjoyed the images. (EOM) by Chris Sweetman #24026.6.2.1
David - 4 cars seem to have come out in the 'series' -link by Karl Schnelle #24026.7
Good review, Karl. (EOM) by David Holcombe #24026.7.1
Many thanks, Karl. Good information! (EOM) by David Holcombe #24026.7.2
1965 Mercury Park Lane from Goldvarg Collection ( please forget about the wheels). by Sergio Goldvarg #24025
Silver Turquoise (EOM) by Joe Libricz #24025.1
White+ red interior; light blue+ dark blue interior; silver+red interior. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24025.2
See Lounge# 37585 for white colour example on the similar '66. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24025.2.1
+1 (EOM) by Shel Platt #24025.2.2
Burgundy Poly, Ocean Turquoise Poly, or Pecan Frost Poly. by David Crowe #24025.3
1st choice Ocean turquoise poly 2nd choice Pecan Frost Poly. (EOM) by Johan Bjorndahl #24025.4
+1 (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #24025.4.1
Ocean Turquoise Poly. (EOM) by Curtis Parisi #24025.5
Sounds/looks goods to me, with a matching interior. (EOM) by Brian Cox #24025.5.1
Blue Ice poly. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #24025.6
I trust those really aren't wide whitewalls on the tires - they're just not colored? by Duncan Pohl #24025.7
SG's first message said "forget about the wheels"... (EOM) by Lloyd Mecca #24025.7.1
Those are just dummy wheels. You probably are having a flashback to the GLM '69 Lincoln by Randall Olson #24025.7.2
Model No. the same but Model is different (pic) ... by Frank Gioia #24024
Mine is the same as your early version. Supposedly.... by Harvey Goranson #24024.1
Ok Harvey ... that makes sense ... by Frank Gioia #24024.1.1
If you go back to some of the old NASCAR "Limited Editions" by Ken Smith #24024.1.1.1
Sounds like a good business model Ken. (EOM) by Chris Sweetman #24024.1.1.1.1
I find it really interesting when we all submit our favourite cars how by Jack Dodds #24023
Maybe Neo has the upper hand when it comes to Pontiac. by Harvey Goranson #24023.1
1973 Pontiac Firebird (pic) ... by Frank Gioia #24023.1.1
Great '72 GP and 67 Bonneville, Neo! Now give us something from'61-64. (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #24023.1.2
Yes.....please!!!! And if its NEO glue the bits together. by Jack Dodds #24023.1.2.1
PICs - From My Collection - Tuesday by John Merritt #24022
Shoot, John, now I want all three. What a beautiful threesome! by David Knight #24022.1
Minority Report--John's excellent photos clearly show the poor quality of the '48 limo's paint job. by Frank Racibozynski #24022.2
I noticed it too Frank. I brought this up once before on another Brooklin posted here. by Harvey Goranson #24022.2.1
Nope. That is just the reflections in my photos from the background. by John Merritt #24022.2.2
A fine trio! Thanks for the fine photos, too. (EOM) by David Holcombe #24022.3
Best colors for 1963 Ford Falcon by Sergio Goldvarg #24021
Black, blue, bronze, maroon, sea green. by Gary Rockwood #24021.1
The "bronze" colour is also nice.Its called chestnut poly, I believe. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24021.1.1
Medium Blue/ blue seats, and white or red with red seats seemed popular. (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #24021.2
White & red interior/trim; light blue & med./dark blue interior/trim. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24021.3
Light blue shade I want is Glacier Blue (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24021.3.1
Seeing as my Dad bought one of these in 63, my choice would be a medium blue with by Tom Ciryak #24021.4
The blue shades that year are Glacier blue (light blue); Peacock blue by Jack Dodds #24021.4.1
Thanks for the color info. In that case Viking Blue is the color for me. (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #24021.4.1.1
Wasn't Viking Blue the color used for the '64 Shelby Daytonas? by Harvey Goranson #24021.4.1.1.1
I do believe so (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #24021.4.1.1.1.1
Just about any original color as long as it has sporty wheels (EOM) by Frank Gioia #24021.5
I agree with the sporty wheels in bunches ! (EOM) by Randy Bahler #24021.5.1
Also I like white / red. (EOM) by Randy Bahler #24021.5.1.1
I applaud Sergio for this question because too often we see by Don Anderson #24021.6
+1 Yes it is nice to be asked for input; smart business too. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24021.6.1
+1. Correct and popular colors for the year make a model more desirable. by Mark Lampariello #24021.6.2
Amen! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24021.6.2.1
red (EOM) by Joe Libricz #24021.7
This car was a favorite in the 1963 Monte Carlo rally. by Don Anderson #24021.8
Neo made the 1964 Futura that placed second in the Monte. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #24021.8.1
PICs - From My Collection - Monday by John Merritt #24020
Simply beautiful. Congrats, John. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #24020.1
Great pictures as always John. (EOM) by Mike Coupe #24020.2
Mercy! (EOM) by David Knight #24020.3
PIC. Bit of advance info. by Mike Coupe #24019
Yes Mike! Seafoam Green it is. (EOM) by John Roberts #24019.1
Thank you John. I thought by Mike Coupe #24019.1.1
Ha! I'm not always right. 57 Chevy was originally to have been this colour or similar (EOM) by John Roberts #24019.1.1.1
I suspect the actual shade is darker than the pic though. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24019.2
But if its is the paler shade as shown it would be better IMO. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24019.2.1
Its difficult to determine the actual colour from the computer screen. by Mike Coupe #24019.2.1.1
Thanks Mike. I know the shade now. It is quite nice on the real car. by Jack Dodds #24019.2.1.1.1
Nice to see another bread and butter family sedan so popular in the '50's. by David Knight #24019.3
Looks like a definate addtion to my collection. A beauty. I love these 4dr sedans (EOM) by John Merritt #24019.4
I'm not really a 4dr sedan guy, but this one is too good to pass on. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24019.4.1
Has anyone found a recent issue of THE DIECAST MAGAZINE? by Dick Browne #24018Moderator
Used to get regular e-mails but nothing since May 2017 when it ... by Chris Sweetman #24018.1
Chris, I do have #34 but nothing newer. (EOM) by Dick Browne #24018.1.1Moderator
a month or so back there was a post on their Fbk page re. the print magazine by Andrew Davies #24018.1.1.1
"Print is dead" - Egon Spengler (aka Harold Ramis) (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #24018.1.1.1.1
Dick, thanks for confirming that #34 was published. (EOM) by Chris Sweetman #24018.1.1.2
Chris, if you cannot find #34 let me know. I may have an extra copy. (EOM) by Dick Browne #24018.1.1.2.1Moderator
Franck Racibozynski, please e-mail me by Alex Taylor #24017
Bring some donuts... (EOM) by Albert Kohalich #24017.1
Please refer to my follow up post in the earlier discussion chain. (EOM) by Frank Racibozynski #24017.2
Matirx Pegaso Z102 PS 2.5 Cupola Coupe yellow 1953 by Mark Sweeney #24016
Mark, If not the ugliest it's certainly in the running but a great model. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #24016.1
Maybe it falls under the "so ugly it is cute" clause? I will have to get one as well. (EOM) by David Crowe #24016.1.1
Compared to another recent Matrix offering, the Pegaso is positively delightful by Graeme Ogg #24016.2
An abomination indeed, Graeme. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #24016.2.1
Ug-gly, even silly. by Mark Lampariello #24016.2.2
Looks like a Roller mated with a Ford Anglia! (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #24016.2.3
Matrix has left me behind. by Mark Lampariello #24016.3
Created by a deranged designer. Yuk! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24016.4
Mmm. Not so keen on this comment Jack, sorry (EOM) by John Roberts #24016.4.1
Amended. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24016.4.1.1
. (EOM) by Curtis Parisi #24016.4.1.2
Pegaso by Paul Patterson #24016.5
I'm right with you, Paul. Nothing like mixing two models together! Right now by David Holcombe #24016.5.1
Missing parts by Paul Patterson #24016.5.1.1
What a nice story. Lucky guy you by Keko Romero #24016.5.2
Looks like a cartoon vehicle come to life. But will we be able to buy it? by Harvey Goranson #24016.6
I would prefer another Pegaso bodywork by Keko Romero #24016.7
I read on the Matrix website that this car was Best of Show at the 2016 Amelia Island Concours. by Harvey Goranson #24016.7.1
Island link by Karl Schnelle #24016.7.1.1
That Day Hoby looks very nice! Very professional for a small hobby shop. (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #24016.7.2
Not the Matrix level quality but enough as it is a Pegaso by Keko Romero #24016.7.2.1
PICs - Coming Soon... by John Merritt #24015
Nice pic, John. They are all wondrous in their own way! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #24015.1
Fine model & good photo! (EOM) by David Holcombe #24015.1.1
Excellent reply John. Some make us "wonder" more than others. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #24015.1.2
1963 Ford Falcon Sprint by Goldvarg Collection. by Sergio Goldvarg #24014
Sweet! I love it. What colors are you thinking? (EOM) by John Merritt #24014.1
Oooo I like. (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #24014.2
Tire diameter looks about right (pic)... by Frank Gioia #24014.3
This will be a very pretty model....especially done in white. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24014.4
or light blue.... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #24014.4.1
Love this car! I tried to buy one back in 1963 - by Ken Smith #24014.4.1.1
And sadly you didn't keep the T-Bird....right? Nice to by Jack Dodds #24014.4.1.1.1
And how did you know I didn't keep the T-Bird? (LOL) Actually traded it by Ken Smith #24014.4.1.1.1.1
Wow...you've had some very cool cars! Unfortunately most of us by Jack Dodds #24014.4.1.1.1.1.1
PICs - From My Collection - Sunday by John Merritt #24013
John, this post is interesting to me since I'm first of all a Buick collector I have by Alex Taylor #24013.1
It is Wedgewood Blue and is the Skip Johnson Edition. by John Merritt #24013.1.1
Background by Skip Johnson #24013.1.1.1
Love that body style (EOM) by Frank Gioia #24013.2
The Western convertible version (pic) by David Holcombe #24013.3
I like this 1959 Buick and it's part of my range. I'm after the hardtop by Alex Taylor #24013.3.1
PIC--Alex, Is this the hardtop that you are looking for? by Frank Racibozynski #24013.3.1.1
Well done Frankie, well done! (EOM) by Albert Kohalich #24013.3.1.1.1
Yes, this is the hardtop I am looking for. Howmuch does it by Alex Taylor #24013.3.1.1.2
Alex, That's just a picture of someone else's model sold Dec. 2014 on ebay. $275 was the total cost. (EOM) by Frank Racibozynski #24013.3.1.1.2.1
The 59 was strong/bold looking; the 60 sleek and sculptured. I by Jack Dodds #24013.4
Just a little before my time driving but my folks bought by Don Anderson #24013.4.1
It never occurred to me that so many model collectors share my by Alex Taylor #24013.4.2
Instructions for heat-moulded model glazing by Graeme Ogg #24012
Thanks for this! Very informative. (EOM) by Randall Olson #24012.1
More on Crosley (and I don't mean Crossley). by Harvey Goranson #24011
Great, Harvey! Now how do I get one of them? I think "abandon" by David Holcombe #24011.1
In French racing parlance, "abandon" = DNF. by Harvey Goranson #24011.1.1
Thank again, Harvey. (EOM) by David Holcombe #24011.1.1.1
Further evidence that the Mikansue Crosley Hotshot model was made ….. by Chris Sweetman #24011.2
Here it is from the Grand Prix site. (pic) by David Holcombe #24011.2.1
The Crosley Hotshot production model bore little resemblance to that racer. by Dick Browne #24011.2.1.1Moderator
You guys would love the Crosley Nats.every year in July ,Its by Gregory Gunn #24011.3
A little more on the SS1 by Western (PIC) by David Holcombe #24010
Great comparison. Thanks! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #24010.1
Two tops! Did you hand-make the top-up version? (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #24010.1.1
John Quilter , please email me at jgolano at excite.com (EOM) by Jay Golan #24009

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