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Pics: Range Rover Sport by White Box by David Knight #25589
I wondered why a few Euro dealers offer them at super low prices. Must have been a defective batch. (EOM) by Albert Kopans #25589.1
PICS Here's a sneak preview of by Mike Coupe #25588
A slight revision to my Auto World '85 Buick Grand National (pics) by Harvey Goranson #25587
'83 Vettes? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25587.1
JK - Here verbatim is what Brad sent me. Who am I to argue with Old Cars Weekly? by Harvey Goranson #25587.1.1
What would have been the 83 Corvette was plagued with electrical problems... by Robert Bolin #25587.1.1.1
Perhaps Steve had a hand in designing the original C4. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25587.1.1.2
BTW, I've dealt with Steve. He's a true car guy and a real gentleman. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25587.2
Looks like he is really in the Zone. Auto Zone, but not the corner parts store AutoZone. (EOM) by David Crowe #25587.3
why is this Buick so special to Americans ? by Joop Gisbers #25587.4
Look here (cut and paste into browser): by Harvey Goranson #25587.4.1
Congratulations, Harvey. Your fine model is now even more complete. Well done! (EOM) by David Holcombe #25587.5
What a treasure, Harvey. A real beauty! (EOM) by David Knight #25587.6
Brooklin Diaries for Mar 22 by John Kuvakas #25586
Thanks, John. But something about the rear window Sarah is replacing looks familiar (pic). Just by David Holcombe #25586.1
I love to see your work, David. Thanks! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25586.1.1
Brooklin Diaries for Mar 13 by John Kuvakas #25585
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… PIC: Auctions Closing Today and new listings for 1:18, 1:24 & 1:43 #25584
PICs - From My Collection - '56 Dodge by John Merritt #25583
A stunning beauty; outstanding colors. I have it and its my fave Motor City model. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25583.1
I also own this beauty. I may be mistaken but I think this was the by Lou Petrucci #25583.1.1
Yes Lou, you are correct. These were made by Brooklin. (EOM) by John Roberts #25583.1.1.1
John, That is new for me. I only know off the 4 door sedan they made by Jacques Roest #25583.1.1.1.1
Which 4-door, Jacques? (EOM) by Dick Browne #25583.1.1.1.1.1Moderator
Dick, I think Jacques is referring to BRK-97 the 1955 Coronet issued in 3 colours (EOM) by Randall Olson #25583.1.1.1.1.1.1
Jacques. These are the last ever Motor City, MC-200. (EOM) by Randall Olson #25583.1.1.1.1.2
This is very interesting! John do you know why this occurred? (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25583.1.1.1.2
There were a very few convertibles offered after this one. I think Jeff Thomas had them made.... by Harvey Goranson #25583.1.1.2
You are right. I think these were Bath-made however. $1000, was the sale price by Randall Olson #25583.1.1.2.1
I have a covertible in yellow/white. (EOM) by Joe Libricz #25583.1.1.2.2
Hey Brooklin, can you dust off the dies and reissue this model please? (EOM) by Mark Millar #25583.1.1.3
I seem to recall that after MC-200, Nigel said "Never again". by Harvey Goranson #25583.1.1.3.1
The dies and castings are not Brooklin's to use. They belong to Jeff. (EOM) by John Roberts #25583.1.1.3.2
This reminds me to post my annual Happy Easter message! by Harvey Goranson #25583.2
Thanks, Harvey. I needed that today! (EOM) by David Holcombe #25583.2.1
PIC - New in my collection by Keko Romero #25582
Keko, I also was able to get one of these. It is gorgeous. Sergio does great work. (EOM) by J.D. Simmons #25582.1
I have the blue one. Perfection. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #25582.2
Absolutely outstanding model. I have both colors. Love them. (EOM) by John Merritt #25582.3
+1 Me too...love them. Can't wait for the civilian panel version. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25582.3.1
Keko! I love that model! Which brand is it??? Cheers!!!! (EOM) by Sergio Goldvarg #25582.4
I don't know, Sergio... by Keko Romero #25582.4.1
Sorry but they're all sold out. You would need an inside connection to obtain one now. :-) (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25582.4.1.1
IXO's Jaguar XJ (PICS) by Jani Bodmann #25581
Good looking Jag that seems well replicated in this model. I like it! (EOM) by David Holcombe #25581.1
Nice pics, Jani. You captures the interior detail very well. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25581.2
That really looks good. I need to find one of those. (EOM) by John Merritt #25581.3
I have the saphire blue one but strangely it came with silver taillamps by John Quilter #25581.4
Nope, they were the same. by Jani Bodmann #25581.4.1
Always look to the genuine Ixo - No. MOC149 shows red with center clear taillights. by Harvey Goranson #25581.5
I think the original intention of the black section in the roofline... by John Kuvakas #25581.5.1
A look at my XJ sales brochure is inconclusive on the black rear pillar by John Quilter #25581.5.1.1
Yeah, to me that black pillar was always the by Jani Bodmann #25581.5.2
PICs - From My Collection - '52 Chrysler by John Merritt #25580
Very nice! This is one of my favorite Brooklins. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25580.1
Love the body style! (EOM) by Jani Bodmann #25580.2
Oh boy, what a knockout ! I have this beauty and these are outstanding pictures. (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #25580.3
Great picture, John (EOM) by Jacques Roest #25580.4
PICs - From My Collection - '51 Chrysler by John Merritt #25579
Lovely color and wheel selection on this one. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25579.1
x2 (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25579.2
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… Auctions Closing Today #25578
I spot jackets for sale. Any with 'Team Forum 43' logo?? (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #25576
An intriguing idea. How many would be up for a shirt or jacket? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25576.1
lready have the Legacy Motors "Mint Boxed" shirt from a few years ago. by Harvey Goranson #25576.1.1
Only if I could get it in my size (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #25576.1.2
I would go for a shirt or 2. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25576.1.3
I would go for a polo, t-shirt or windbreaker. Or all three. (EOM) by Lloyd Mecca #25576.1.4
XXL jacket or polo and I'm in. by Robert Bolin #25576.2
+1. (EOM) by Ralf Buyer #25576.2.1
"Team Forum43" on front right breast, "It's In The Details" in script on the back by Mark Lampariello #25576.3
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… Pic: Auctions Closing Today and a New 1/43 Listing #25575
Thanks, just listed my Matrix and Minichamps Dodge models, too. (EOM) by Randall Olson #25575.1
PICS - Matrix and Minichamps '70's Dodges by Randall Olson #25574
Here's the earlier blue Monaco (pics). by Harvey Goranson #25574.1
Nice. Always liked these cars. Buick-like in appearance. MC must have sold the dies to Greenlight by Randall Olson #25574.1.1
Hi! Did any of you take close up pictures of Automodello's 1968 Cadillac Eldorado from Chicago? by Jean Philippe Sergent #25573
Automodello photos from the Ferrari show by Karl Schnelle #25573.1
The Eldo looks like several scales in one. by David Crowe #25573.1.1
You're right David but Jo-Han's Eldorados '67 to '70 are way better than this one. by Jean Philippe Sergent #25573.1.1.1
Cadillac Eldo comments by Raffi Minasian #25573.1.1.2
Thanks for the gracious reply and the additional insight, Raffi. by John Kuvakas #25573.1.1.2.1
Hello Raffi, thank you very much for your reply and by Jean Philippe Sergent #25573.1.1.2.2
Well done, Raffi. I like your kind words and clear thinking. I also appreciate the by David Holcombe #25573.1.1.2.3
A really interesting and heartfelt response from a master... by John Roberts #25573.1.1.2.4
Karl, a cascade of thank you for the pics ! by Jean Philippe Sergent #25573.1.2
Just a warning: this is a prototype and there is a lot of glare and reflections in my photos... (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #25573.1.2.1
I like the Sunbeam Karl. Do you have any more info on it? (EOM) by John Roberts #25573.1.3
Per AM's website, it's the 1965 Alan Fraser "Monster" Sunbeam Tiger (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #25573.1.3.1
Thought I recognised the Alan Fraser markings - more commonly seen on the Imp (EOM) by John Roberts #25573.1.3.1.1
Just had a look at the website. Apparently Sunbeam Tigers... by John Roberts #25573.1.3.1.2
If it's ok with everyone, I'd love to see more of it on forum24 (EOM) by Jean Philippe Sergent #25573.2.1
Randy please email me tjciryak at yahoo dot com (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #25572
One of the great lessons we learned in Chicago. by John Kuvakas #25571
John, not forgetting that you can’t have enough model cars painted ….. by Chris Sweetman #25571.1
Chris...are you saying "awe" ...as in "stunned shock"? :-) (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25571.1.1
"Bravo" (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #25571.2
John, I had the same positive feelings after attending by Jack Dodds #25571.3
Yes indeed! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25571.3.1
Well said John and I agree 100%. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #25571.4
Congratulations to you all John on a tremendous effort. I wish I too could have been there (EOM) by John Roberts #25571.5
+++1 (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #25571.5.1
John, How does one find the 47 Cadillac Woody that was in your display at Countryside? (EOM) by J.D. Simmons #25571.5.2
One would have to talk to the man who bought it :) That and the Buick are gone. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25571.5.2.1
Well said, John. It was a pleasure reading attendees' comments & viewing photos. Thanks to all! (EOM) by Randall Olson #25571.6
PIC---Randy Rusk, our photographer and chronicler, is a happy guy. by Frank Racibozynski #25570
I was well prepared by Randy Rusk #25570.1
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… PIC: 1:18, 1:24 & 1:43 Auctions Closing Today #25569
PICs: More pics and detail on the show yesterday by John Kuvakas #25568
BTW, I'm looking for volunteers to help me repack the Esvals. Anyone interested in coming to VA? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25568.1
John could you email me picture number 7 in this group in it's original size (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #25568.2
The Esvals? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25568.2.1
Thanks for the great show coverage - by Ken Smith #25568.2.1.1
I also thank you, John. Your reports, pictures, and even the new additions were enjoyable. (EOM) by David Holcombe #25568.2.1.1.1
John Kuvakas - Esval question by Randy Rusk #25567
Randy, email me. by John Kuvakas #25567.1
Mike DeTorrice, email me. I need your mailing address. You won the third doorprize!! by John Kuvakas #25566
Whoa ! I never imagined I would be by Mike DeTorrice #25566.1
Hang on Mike - you haven't seen it yet! You may be disappointed!! (EOM) by John Roberts #25566.1.1
Congratulations Mike and take no notice of John it will be a treasure. (EOM) by Chris Sweetman #25566.1.2
Treasure? That's something you dig up!! Comment much appreciated though Chris. (EOM) by John Roberts #25566.1.2.1
Was Countryside 2019 the 1:43 Woodstock?! by Frank Racibozynski #25565
Just a note to let everyone know that, as usual, I really enjoyed visiting by Bob Jackman #25565.1
Fun? Are we allowed to have fun at our age? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25565.1.1
What do you mean by "our age" old-timer? (EOM) by Frank Racibozynski #25565.1.1.1
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… Auctions Closing Today #25564
PICs - From My Collection - '59 Plymouth by John Merritt #25563
That is one of Conquest's best. Several of us were admiring the same model and color last weekend. (EOM) by Frank Racibozynski #25563.1
Fine photos of a very good model, John. I like your series and admire your collection. Thanks! (EOM) by David Holcombe #25563.2
+1 Your collection is truly amazing! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25563.2.1
Very nice model; I have the white version & copper convertible, which I love. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25563.3
I have this also in the same colour as John's. Very nice interior detail. (EOM) by Ken Spear #25563.3.1
The white HT looked so realistic that I bought it at first sight, and I don't care for the 1:1! (EOM) by Frank Racibozynski #25563.3.2
I had the white over mint green version, but regrettably sold it. Wish I had it back. (EOM) by Rick Thompson #25563.4
That color combination is perfect. Your photos really show it off!!! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #25563.5
Excellent ! This one looks great. (EOM) by Mike DeTorrice #25563.6
Very nice model and excellent color combination (EOM) by Jacques Roest #25563.7
After close inspection these weekend, the interiors are phenomenal, particularly the dash. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25563.8
Countryside weekend in review - 2019 by Randy Rusk #25562
Exceptionally well done, Randy. We all had a truly fine time. Thanks for the review! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25562.1
Thanks for this update; looks like fun. I will start saving for 2020! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25562.2
LINK -- Great story telling with pictures extraordinaire. One thing though, we have to indoctrinate by Frank Racibozynski #25562.3
... on LSD... A great Chicago song and road! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #25562.3.1
Randy, thanks for the thorough review the weekends festivities. It's by Curtis Parisi #25562.4
After reviewing the photos, are you sure that J. Kuvakas, host... by Brian Cox #25562.5
Yes, I am Jimmy Page but only a 1/43 copy. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25562.5.1
Well...even with 1:43rd of Jimmy's wallet you will be in the lap of luxury. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25562.5.1.1
x2 (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25562.5.1.2
Great photos and review. I am sorry to have missed the event again this year. (EOM) by John Merritt #25562.6
+1. (EOM) by David Holcombe #25562.6.1
Thanks for letting me know what I missed Randy! by Harvey Goranson #25562.7
Harv, we definitely missed you. (EOM) by Frank Racibozynski #25562.7.1
Well I sure missed you guys Frank. I'll be there next year! (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #25562.7.1.1
Great revue! And very fast. My photos are still in my camera! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #25562.8
Wonderful shots and a fine overview of the event ! It was great to by Mike DeTorrice #25562.9
Great review Randy. Thanks for the excellent photos too. (EOM) by Allan Ording #25562.10
PICS---A Countryside Story, Part 2. There is Another! If Post #25551 left you in suspense, look now by Frank Racibozynski #25561
That interior is... by Karl Schnelle #25561.1
That interior is indeed simply awesome - I thank you by Ken Smith #25561.1.1
Truly one of a kind - and I think we all hope it stays that way! (EOM) by Randy Rusk #25561.2
I'm going to be diplomatic and say that it is truly a remarkable model..... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25561.2.1
To add insult to visual injury...it has a butt wart! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25561.2.1.1
Watch yur' language! One person's wart is another's beauty mark! (EOM) by Frank Racibozynski #25561.2.1.1.1
Its just petty jealousy on my part....I admit it. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25561.2.1.1.1.1
PIC: Another distinguished member of the First Family of 1:43! Great job, Frank! by John Kuvakas #25561.3
Thanks John. BTW, your post scared me for a moment. At first glance, I thought that you said it was by Frank Racibozynski #25561.3.1
Remember the true ancestor of all this foolishness came from Binns Road in the 1950s. by Harvey Goranson #25561.3.2
Saw them being made on my visit to the Meccano factory. No free samples though! (EOM) by John Roberts #25561.3.2.1
I remember having the 2-tone blue Dinky Plymouth and taxi as a kid by Jack Dodds #25561.3.2.1.1
It seems that this color affliction is spreading. I fear there is no hope for the modeling world. by John Merritt #25561.4
Yes I believe you're correct. Its much like ebola...only there's no by Jack Dodds #25561.4.1
See my doctor, Jack Daniels, and get a shot, or two. (EOM) by Frank Racibozynski #25561.4.1.1
Lol. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25561.4.1.1.1
This Countryside trip for me was the best one yet. The group was amazing by Tom Ciryak #25560
Tom, you and your brother were a big part of that atmosphere of congeniality and fun. Great guys! (EOM) by Frank Racibozynski #25560.1
I agree! by Randy Rusk #25560.2
You, Tom, are a true ambassador for the hobby. Thanks! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25560.3
Countryside 2019 by Al Stack #25559
What a treat to see you, Al. Thanks for stopping by! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25559.1
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… PIC: Auctions Closing Today #25558
PICs: Final dispatch before the Chicago show by John Kuvakas #25557
#2 sounds like my kind of car ! Just sayin. LOL ! (EOM) by Randy Bahler #25557.1
Here's one that will NOT be seen in Chicago. (PIC) by David Holcombe #25556
Amazing car David. I can see the future AND the past in one by Don Anderson #25556.1
Great paint job and silver foiling!!! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #25556.2
(PICS) Cord L-29 by Jani Bodmann #25555
Fabulous photography. Very appreciated. (EOM) by Don Anderson #25555.1
+1 (EOM) by Frank Racibozynski #25555.1.1
Gorgeous model. Great shots. Such detail for a 1:43 interior. (EOM) by Robert Bolin #25555.2
I can only admire such a fine paint job. Thanks for posting this one. Good one! (EOM) by David Holcombe #25555.3
+2 (EOM) by Jacques Roest #25555.3.1
Beautiful car ! (EOM) by Ken Smith #25555.3.1.1
Here's the top down version I posted back in January. by Harvey Goranson #25555.4
Ford Crown Victoria by USPS by Al Stack #25554
Al, are these USPS models in our scale? (EOM) by Jacques Roest #25554.1
Postal Issue scale by Al Stack #25554.1.1
Is the postal truck the Ram Promaster shown here by John Quilter #25554.2
Postal look alike by Al Stack #25554.2.1
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… 1:43 Auction Listings #25553
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… 1:18 & 1:24 Auctions Closing Today #25552
PICS---A Countryside Story, or Tales from the Cryptic, Part I. by Frank Racibozynski #25551
I'm breathless with anticipation! What's next????? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25551.1
Fabulous! I'm sad this weekend never works for us, especially now when we'd have to leave Florida. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #25551.2
PICs: More world-changing news from Chicago on the Eve Eve of the show! by John Kuvakas #25550
Have fun and I am really sorry I cannot be there in person to see ….. by Chris Sweetman #25550.1
Keep you hopes up. There's talk of a live simulcast on all major networks. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25550.1.1
John could you please send me your autograph today? Obviously by Jack Dodds #25550.1.1.1
My agents are telling me not to do autographs yet but I'll talk it over with my people. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25550.1.1.1.1
Your people??? Alas...it's too late; the artiste known as JK is "of the people" now. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25550.1.1.1.1.1
Fame can be such a tiresome burden. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25550.1.1.1.1.1.1
Lol. Be strong. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25550.1.1.1.1.1.1.1
Me too, That presentation was very inventive & funny. Good Job. (EOM) by Randy Bahler #25550.2
Would LOVE to be there but alas, a bit to far for me, maybe some year... (EOM) by Curtis Parisi #25550.3
Many thanks for letting those of us who are home-bound in on the fun, John. The by David Holcombe #25550.4
Thanks, David. This is what a hobby should be about, having fun. Right? (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25550.4.1
Ah, but Painting Season is soon upon us! (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #25550.4.2
Time to dream! My proposal for an all new model in 1:43 scale: (PICs) by David Holcombe #25549
Very interesting story. I never knew this car existed. I would by Ken Spear #25549.1
David, Have you considered contacting someone about doing a by Don Anderson #25549.1.1
Not in my collecting interest - but a very by Ken Smith #25549.1.1.1
Sign me up. I'd love this in 1/43. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #25549.2
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… 1:18 & 1:24 Auctions Closing Today #25548
PICS: Oops! I almost forgot! by John Kuvakas #25547
PIC Hmmm... by Ralf Buyer #25547.1
That's what I was thinking......... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25547.1.1
Same here. (EOM) by Mark Sweeney #25547.1.1.1
Perhaps! But, if so, this is not just any run-of-the-mill Avanti. by John Kuvakas #25547.1.1.1.1
Maybe the Loewy tribute Avanti? (pic) by David Holcombe #25547.1.1.1.1.1
I like it but the colors are all wrong. It needs something...errr...less conventional. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25547.1.1.1.1.1.1
Quite interesting but the open quarter windows ruin the pic. (EOM) by David Crowe #25547.1.1.1.1.1.2
I think the photographer liked them! (pic) by David Holcombe #25547.1.1.1.1.1.2.1
To quote Yoda, "There is another." (EOM) by Frank Racibozynski #25547.2
Excited I am! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25547.2.1
Guessing Yoda was from Swansea. (EOM) by Chris Sweetman #25547.2.1.1
More Chicago News. Sergio steps to the plate!! by John Kuvakas #25546
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… Auctions Closing Today and New 1:18 & 1:43 listings #25545
Lately there has been a little discussion about repairing these by Don Anderson #25544
Beautiful work, Don. Right now I'm in my third week and by David Holcombe #25544.1
David Holcomb: We need to see some pictures of by Ken Smith #25544.1.1
Thanks, Ken. You're good for my ego. Here's a quick shot (PIC) of my desk by David Holcombe #25544.1.1.1
Looks a heck of a lot tidier than mine! What's that aerodynamic creation David? (EOM) by John Roberts #25544.1.1.1.1
Sometimes called Aero, Blimp, or Streamliner, this is a metal toy car by Manoil, by David Holcombe #25544.1.1.1.1.1
Thanks David, very interesting (EOM) by John Roberts #25544.1.1.1.1.1.1
David - Really like the paint on the Aero Streamliner - good color choice. Also by Ken Smith #25544.1.2
Just trying to get decent results. Of course, I'm blaming the cold weather by David Holcombe #25544.1.2.1
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… PICS: Auctions Closing Today plus some new 1:18 and 1:43 listings #25543
Newest releases from Autocult by Randy Rusk #25542
Newest releases from Autocult by Fitzgerald Ireland #25542.1
I love Autocult - their philosphy, model choices and finesse...however... by John Roberts #25542.2
I don't own any Autocult models, JR, but of course the delicate detailing is a common problem. by Graeme Ogg #25542.2.1
Lol. This reminds me of how I learned to never use crazy glue to repair detached bits.... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25542.2.1.1
Or very early Brooklin models, Graeme ;-) (EOM) by Ralf Buyer #25542.2.1.2
That's why mine stay attached to their plastic bases [Is 'plinths' a real word]? (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #25542.2.1.3
FYI, yes, "plinth" is a real word. It means a "supporting base". Plinths is the plural. (EOM) by Graeme Ogg #25542.2.1.3.1
As opposed to plintaii or plintae....... (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25542.2.1.3.1.1
I've had some parts detach without even opening the case. (EOM) by Jay Golan #25542.2.1.3.2
I’m always nervous with the likes of Matrix, Esval etc when I photograph them for this Forum by Mike Coupe #25542.2.1.4
Some late model Jaguars and a limo by John Quilter #25541
PIC: More Chicago news! by John Kuvakas #25540
What is the blue open town car in the middle? Thanks. (EOM) by David Crowe #25540.1
Love that red Packard. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25540.1.1
It's even more striking in person. John did a beautiful job on it. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25540.1.1.1
It's a 1938 Buick 90 Derham, David (EOM) by John Roberts #25540.1.2
The Cadillac woody looks also stunning. Hope you'll post bigger and more detailed pics soon ;) (EOM) by Jean Philippe Sergent #25540.2
ZONE AUCTION HOT TIPS… PICS: Auction Closing Today #25539
Dick, can you please email me? by Gianluigi Cappi #25538
PIC: 1:43, 1:24 & 1:18 Esval News for the Chicago Show later this week! by John Kuvakas #25537
Seems there is a lot of debate over the so-called Tucker convertible. by Don Anderson #25537.1
Ah, the wait for the Pierce Arrow limo continues; perhaps some day. (EOM) by Paul Rouffa #25537.2
But the hitherto fore unknown 1/43 Cadillac 431a available in 2 versions! (EOM) by Robert Jacobs #25537.2.1
They are coming... by Mikhail Bashmashnikov #25536
Those racers in the front look awesome! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25536.1
Brooklin Diaries for Mar 7 by John Kuvakas #25535
Thanks! So much easier to read this way. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #25535.1
Glad you enjoy it. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25535.1.1
Two T-Birds with differences (PICs) by David Holcombe #25534
I must admit, David, that your adding chrome detail to the Brooklin does enhance it. (EOM) by David Knight #25534.1
Brooklin filed, foiled, or both? And one hour would have become one day over here. (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #25534.2
Just foil. I don't have the control for filing. (EOM) by David Holcombe #25534.2.1
Brooklin's "The Pink Collection" has arrived at my house. I am very pleased with them. by John Merritt #25533
PICs 1961 OLDSMOBILE prototype by Sergio Goldvarg #25532
Not a fan of the 1:1, but I can't wait to have a model of it. Looks good. (EOM) by John Merritt #25532.1
Here I agree with John about the Olds styling that year. But there by Don Anderson #25532.2
I quite expect that convertibles of most 60s Goldvargs will eventually be produced. Easy by Jack Dodds #25532.2.1
Gonna be another sold out in short order. (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #25532.3
Looks great. Make mine Tropic Mist Polyurethane, please. by David Crowe #25532.4
David, I'd also vote for Tropical Mist Poly. BTW poly means a metallic color, not polyurethane. (EOM) by Curtis Parisi #25532.4.1
Thanks to google image, I learned something. by Joe Libricz #25532.4.1.1
Sergio, this is a model that is way overdue. Any chance that you by Bob Jackman #25532.4.1.1.1
Joe, I can't find any name given to this roofline, but looking at the Olds brochure by Rick Thompson #25532.4.1.1.2
Rick, The Starfire shared the same grill as the 98 series along by Bob Jackman #25532.4.1.1.2.1
I see the same thing, Rick. This anglular style was the "Classic 98 Holiday Coupe", by Mark Lampariello #25532.4.1.1.3
Thank you. I was given (and retained) incorrect info years ago. Thank you, sir. (EOM) by David Crowe #25532.4.1.2
Its going to be another hit Sergio! Love it...well done! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25532.5
I recall White over Tropic Mist Poly was a beautiful color combo on the 61 Olds. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25532.5.1
Twilight Mist Poly would also look great (and unusual) IMO. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25532.5.2
It's great already in what seems to be Platinum Mist. Lots of blue-ish colors that year. (EOM) by Mark Lampariello #25532.5.3
(PICs) The Shrock Studebakers are emerging. See #25523.1.1.3.1.1.1.1.1 below by David Holcombe #25531
Awesome (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #25531.1
I'll second that! wonderful collection (EOM) by John Roberts #25531.1.1
Incredible Collection! (EOM) by John Merritt #25531.2
Was checking on prices from the past. $400 and up per car. WOW! (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #25531.3
Pics: Durham Classics 1941 Chevrolet Rod. This model was damaged and I repainted it matt black and by Jacques Roest #25530
Good recovery on the ruined model. I really like your figures inside; they are hard to find. (EOM) by David Holcombe #25530.1
Pic: 1976 Toyota Landcruiser Banderante in the outback of Argentina? by Jacques Roest #25529
dear Jacques, the Bandeirante is from Brazil. Best regards! (EOM) by Sergio Goldvarg #25529.1
Pic Brooklin 226: 1970 Buick GS 455 hardtop by Jacques Roest #25528
Looks nice! (EOM) by Ed Glorius #25528.1
IMO, it needs white letter tires and color change (EOM) by Frank Gioia #25528.1.1
I agree. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #25528.1.1.1
Metallic flake always look odd on scale models. It just doesn't scale down well below about 1:18. (EOM) by Robert Bolin #25528.2
The problem is when the photo shows the model larger than it actually is by Mike Coupe #25528.2.1
Try draping a tissue over your flash. That will soften the glare. (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25528.2.1.1
I do that John, but up to now I haven’t photographed a metallic model (EOM) by Mike Coupe #25528.2.1.1.1
Metallics come in several sizes. I have noticed that the metallics that are by Curtis Parisi #25528.2.1.2
Silver is a boring color for that car. And the metal flake looks out of scale. (EOM) by Joe Libricz #25528.2.1.2.1
There were many other colors offered by GM that year which would be awesome. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25528.2.1.2.1.1
There will be a second colour in a few months - totally different. (EOM) by John Roberts #25528.2.1.2.2
Thanks for the info...I'm hoping no vinyl roof though. (EOM) by Ed Glorius #25528.2.1.2.2.1
Further to John’s comments above, that is quite correct, by Mike Coupe #25528.2.1.2.2.2
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Others of the period, 1941 and 1946 Chevrolets (pics) by David Holcombe #25526
PICs Some Police cars of the period... by Ralf Buyer #25526.1
I like this period. Nice Police Serie of that period, Ralf (EOM) by Jacques Roest #25526.1.1
I like this period. Nice Police Serie of that period, Ralf (EOM) by Jacques Roest #25526.1.2
Sorry, I like them very very much (EOM) by Jacques Roest #25526.1.2.1
I like both of those Chevy models. I have one of the blue '41's by John Merritt #25526.2
I didn't know Goldvarg made one. I have a Durham coupe and convertible. by Bob Jackman #25526.2.1
That was Golvarg no.2. Very good and expensive model for 1990, when I bought it (EOM) by Jacques Roest #25526.2.1.1
I misunderstood and thought Goldvarg built a 41 Chevy. I have the by Bob Jackman #25526.2.1.1.1
PICs - From My Collection - '41 Plymouth by John Merritt #25525
Pics: John, Durhams were beautiful but expensive models. Here my 1941 Plymouth models by Jacques Roest #25525.1
Beautiful models Jacques. I really like the gray one. (EOM) by John Merritt #25525.1.1
Interested in a worthwhile book report? by Dick Browne #25524Moderator
I agree Dick. My dealer pal has the set - they're most impressive and very sought after (EOM) by John Roberts #25524.1
Link to a neat early 50s Studebaker car hauler photo by Ken Smith #25523
Must be the South Bend factory? (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #25523.1
I did just a little digging, and came up with this interesting Studebaker one-off in Hemmings: (pic by David Holcombe #25523.1.1
Found a little more. (PIC) by David Holcombe #25523.1.1.1
more photos... by Karl Schnelle #25523.1.1.1.1
Here's one from Karl's source. (pic) by David Holcombe #25523.1.1.1.1.1
Studie Woodie? -pic by Karl Schnelle #25523.1.1.2
The woody wagon was modeled by Route 66 a few years ago and is in my collection. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #25523.1.1.2.1
Here's the model: by Harvey Goranson #25523.1.1.2.1.1
Thanks, Bob & Harvey. Very interesting. (EOM) by David Holcombe #25523.1.1.2.1.1.1
More, this time pictures from the Shrock Brothers. (pics) by David Holcombe #25523.1.1.3
I went to the Shrock Brothers home site and found their list of 1:43 models. Here's a few: (pics) by David Holcombe #25523.1.1.3.1
David, I have never heard of them (EOM) by Jacques Roest #25523.1.1.3.1.1
Small firm, low production. (PIC) Once in a while, one will show up on eBay by David Holcombe #25523.1.1.3.1.1.1
Shrock Brothers Studebakers by Raymond Paszkiewicz #25523.1.1.3.1.1.1.1
Resized photos. This is a unique collection, Raymond. Many thanks for posting! by David Holcombe #25523.1.1.3.1.1.1.1.1
I don't have nearly that many Shrock Studebakers, but here are two of them. by David Crowe #25523.1.1.3.1.1.1.1.2
Tom - more photo links below if you plan to scratch build the Belgian transporteur. (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #25522
Thanks Karl. Trying to finish my Penske Sunoco transport. Then will start the Franco. (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #25522.1
Frank is supplying me with the tractor. Picking it up this weekend in Chi town. A big thanks FR (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #25522.1.1
PIC---Tom, Could a possibility for the cargo van box be from a 1/50 Corgi van? by Frank Racibozynski #25522.1.1.1
Not close at all. Box will be much bigger and squared off. Will be a simple build. by Tom Ciryak #25522.1.1.1.1
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1955 Fords by John Quilter #25520
Looks decent enough but the grille mouth seems too large. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25520.1
John Q Great job wish i had one like it. (EOM) by Shel Platt #25520.2
That Custom is so 1955 especially in the handsome green and painted steel wheels. by David Knight #25520.3
Here is a somewhat similar '56 Ford Radar Police Car from Vitesse. (PIC) by David Holcombe #25520.4
I've done many modification on the '56 Ford by Vitesse by John Quilter #25520.4.1
I like the looks of the Trax Ford sedan, very nice. (EOM) by John Merritt #25520.5
PICs: More giveaways and announcements for the Chicago show. by John Kuvakas #25519
JK, The Lincoln is a 56. (EOM) by Bob Jackman #25519.1
Oops! My thick fingers strike again!! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25519.1.1
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Pics: More views of USPS RAM Promaster vans by David Knight #25517
There appears to also be a UPS version. (EOM) by Harvey Goranson #25517.1
Have not seen them in Indy yet-will be on the lookout! (EOM) by Karl Schnelle #25517.2
PICs - From My Collection - '41 Chevy by John Merritt #25516
Very nice Factory Special from Durham Classis, John (EOM) by Jacques Roest #25516.1
I bumped into a picture of a pickup that I would really enjoy in 1:43. (PIC) by David Holcombe #25515
That would be so cool! (EOM) by Ken Smith #25515.1
ALSO the name of a rock-n-roll group from a number of years ago (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #25515.2
VID: REO Speedwagon by John Kuvakas #25515.2.1
Lead singer also played the piano during the recording. Think they were based out of Chicago (EOM) by Tom Ciryak #25515.2.1.1
1939 Rio pickup, Matchbox Models of Yesteryear by John Quilter #25515.3
Corgi did a 1:50 REO Speedwagon fire truck (pic) by Harvey Goranson #25515.4
PIC: Correction on the Goldvarg giveaway at the show. by John Kuvakas #25514
PIC - New in my collection by Keko Romero #25513
It is a Pity that these series only are available in Spain? (EOM) by Jacques Roest #25513.1
It's not exactly a partwork by Keko Romero #25513.1.1
Good site! My computer had no problems translating the bus section (historical by David Holcombe #25513.1.1.1
PICs: Chicago! It's getting closer by John Kuvakas #25512
This Goldvarg Mercury is awesome! Thanks for the hint....much clearer now. (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25512.1
I'm still in the dark. (EOM) by Allan Ording #25512.1.1
But the light is coming and the incredible debut will be revealed in all it's amazing glory. by John Kuvakas #25512.1.1.1
Heah come da light...hallelujah! (EOM) by Jack Dodds #25512.1.1.1.1
Nothin like this in Maui! I'll bet you envy us...don't you...I mean...you must... by John Kuvakas #25512.1.1.1.1.1
Envy is premature...haven't left yet. Maui vs. Chicago choice was by Jack Dodds #25512.1.1.1.1.1.1
It sounds fantastic. Say hello to the Io Needle! (EOM) by John Kuvakas #25512.1.1.1.1.1.1.1
I've been to Maui a few times but never to that point. Always by Jack Dodds #25512.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.1
I'm trying again to work through the mystery blackout. (pic) by David Holcombe #25512.2
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