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by spanner
Sun May 28, 2017 1:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Post Your Latest DIECAST Purchase
Replies: 8643
Views: 614289

Re: Post Your Latest DIECAST Purchase

my latest purchase is a AUTOart Wangan Midnight Porsche 930 Turbo! Found it a reasonable price but still cheaper than any I see listed on ebay. Should arrive this week!

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by spanner
Sun May 28, 2017 1:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Post Your Latest DIECAST Purchase
Replies: 8643
Views: 614289

Re: Post Your Latest DIECAST Purchase

At last, the most important model in my collection has arrived. Bought from a forum member for an astronomical price of 400$ + 150$ (shipping and EU taxes) almost running into bankruptcy... The model arrived in perfect condition, but the second I opened left door, screw securing door's shock absorb...
by spanner
Sun May 21, 2017 7:36 pm
Forum: Model Reviews
Topic: REVIEW: AUTOart Jaguar XKR-S
Replies: 9
Views: 2208

Re: REVIEW: AUTOart Jaguar XKR-S

And it has no registration plates! which is just how I like em! A shame they skimped on the struts and that it has ugly dogleg hinges but they aren't too bad so I'll excuse it this time. The interior detail does look a little on the simple and bland side but its ok I guess being a Performance series...
by spanner
Sun May 21, 2017 7:27 pm
Forum: Model Reviews
Topic: REVIEW: AUTOart Jaguar XKR-S
Replies: 9
Views: 2208

Re: REVIEW: AUTOart Jaguar XKR-S

currently trying to find one of these models as your review convinced me I should have one! :okay:
by spanner
Sat May 20, 2017 9:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Random Model Pic of the Day!
Replies: 3965
Views: 277333

Re: Random Model Pic of the Day!

damnyouebay wrote:Image
looks like the real thing with the wheel spokes effect! :okay:
by spanner
Sat May 20, 2017 9:13 pm
Forum: Member Collections
Topic: Drivinghermad collection Mostly 1/12 and Larger
Replies: 1274
Views: 145211

Re: Drivinghermad collection Mostly 1/12 and Larger

A company who sells memorabilia made a short film about this Guy who has this collection from where i bought the models from.He decided to see all the models,most are Amalgam 1/8 models but they are too much for me to buy.He has around 50 models left from around 400 of the worlds finest Beasts. Enj...
by spanner
Sat May 20, 2017 9:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Post Your Latest DIECAST Purchase
Replies: 8643
Views: 614289

Re: Post Your Latest DIECAST Purchase

finally managed to get my hands on one of these Aa Lamborghini Gallardo Polizia cars! found this one cheap (pre-owned but mint) from Japan. I know there are two version of this car but I prefer this one!

Should arrive tomorrow hopefully!
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by spanner
Sat May 20, 2017 8:58 pm
Forum: Latest Diecast News and Site Updates
Topic: AUTOart New Nissan Skyline GT-R (R32) Wangan Midnight
Replies: 2
Views: 299

Re: AUTOart New Nissan Skyline GT-R (R32) Wangan Midnight

I went ahead and pre-ordered one of these! I now have the Devil Z 240 and need to buy the Porsche next and then this will arrive later in the year!
by spanner
Sat May 20, 2017 8:57 pm
Forum: Latest Diecast News and Site Updates
Topic: First Look: TrueScale Ducati 1299 Panigale 1:12
Replies: 1
Views: 237

Re: First Look: TrueScale Ducati 1299 Panigale 1:12

I have a small collection of model bikes in 1:12 scale and this would make a very worthy addition! Just need to find the display space to put them all out on display again.. But anyways I think I'll definitely pick this one up!
by spanner
Sat May 20, 2017 8:55 pm
Forum: Latest Diecast News and Site Updates
Topic: LS Collectibles Porsche 944 Turbo S Decorated Sample
Replies: 2
Views: 277

Re: LS Collectibles Porsche 944 Turbo S Decorated Sample

these will be solid resins yes? they look great especially the red but im glad I have my silver Aa model..
by spanner
Wed May 17, 2017 11:23 pm
Forum: Latest Diecast News and Site Updates
Topic: AUTOart New Nissan Skyline GT-R (R32) Wangan Midnight
Replies: 2
Views: 299

Re: AUTOart New Nissan Skyline GT-R (R32) Wangan Midnight

im now seriously considering getting this GTR and the Porsche from the Wangan Midnight series! The Devil Z really impressed me and the others also look great!
by spanner
Wed May 17, 2017 11:21 pm
Forum: Custom Models, Repairs & Parts Development
Topic: Improving the engine on the AA Wangan Devil Z
Replies: 13
Views: 1820

Re: Improving the engine on the AUTOart Wangan Devil Z

your mods look amazing! I recently purchased one of these but not confident in my skills to perform similar mods.. maybe I can manage the strut brace rivets! hehe!
by spanner
Wed May 17, 2017 11:16 pm
Forum: Latest Diecast News and Site Updates
Topic: OttOmobile New Dimma Design Peugeot 205 GTI
Replies: 1
Views: 255

Re: OttOmobile New Dimma Design Peugeot 205 GTI

I'd love for Aa to make one of these fully opening!
by spanner
Wed May 17, 2017 11:15 pm
Forum: Latest Diecast News and Site Updates
Topic: AUTOart Porsche 918 Spyder Weissach Package – Riviera Blue
Replies: 2
Views: 274

Re: AUTOart Porsche 918 Spyder Weissach Package – Riviera Bl

The fact they chose to make the engine compartment sealed is a deal breaker for me.

It was Porsche who wanted it sealed yes? For what purposes? What would they be hiding?

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