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by MattDesign
Sun Aug 30, 2020 5:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Post Your Latest DIECAST Purchase
Replies: 8576
Views: 612406

Re: Post Your Latest DIECAST Purchase

Here's a recent addition. Liberty Walk Aventador in Gulf livery. Liberty Walk can be hit in miss for me, but the over-fender style works really well here. I hope to see more Liberty Walk cars in classic racing livery.

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by MattDesign
Mon Aug 17, 2020 7:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Post Your Latest DIECAST Purchase
Replies: 8576
Views: 612406

Re: Post Your Latest DIECAST Purchase

Great model and great backdrop!
by MattDesign
Tue Aug 11, 2020 6:10 pm
Forum: Latest Diecast News and Site Updates
Topic: TopSpeed, New size, no more Base!
Replies: 2
Views: 49

Re: TopSpeed, New size, no more Base!

I see both good and bad here. Smaller boxes will probably make stacking easier with other boxes, but smaller boxes will also make it easy to have it tumble during shipment. I've always thought their wider/flatter box design was superior for tumble prevention.
by MattDesign
Mon Aug 10, 2020 1:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Random Model Pic of the Day!
Replies: 3938
Views: 276598

Re: Random Model Pic of the Day!

Here is a Kyosho dealership edition of the BMW X6 -Xdrive 50i in Vermilion Red. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50211128757_08cddc4d04_k.jpg An old picture I dug up, back from 2008. I've reduced the size of my collection many times over the years, but this model continue to survive the cut. The ...
by MattDesign
Mon Aug 10, 2020 1:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Post Your Latest DIECAST Purchase
Replies: 8576
Views: 612406

Re: Post Your Latest DIECAST Purchase

It did feel weird typing $100-200, and calling it mid range.... I'm just getting back to the hobby after a break so I'm still getting used to the increased MSRP and understanding where the new balance of value and quality is for myself. Is the new Bburago Signature line, which I assume is taking ove...
by MattDesign
Mon Aug 10, 2020 12:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Post Your Latest DIECAST Purchase
Replies: 8576
Views: 612406

Re: Post Your Latest DIECAST Purchase

Hot Wheels Elite Ferrari 458 GT2 https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50210330263_e998daf205_k.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50210330233_b1d560a48f_k.jpg I'm very satisfied with this model, the Elite models released towards the end of the Hot Wheels / Ferrari relationship strikes a good bal...
by MattDesign
Wed Jul 29, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Random Model Pic of the Day!
Replies: 3938
Views: 276598

Re: Random Model Pic of the Day!

I'm new here, so there's a great chance I might be making a mistake with posting images, but let me try this again...

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Looks ok in the preview, so I hope this works.
by MattDesign
Tue Jul 28, 2020 6:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Random Model Pic of the Day!
Replies: 3938
Views: 276598

Re: Random Model Pic of the Day!

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/pw/ACtC-3fWl9fPxksaPlPSE9zVMMN9VrkXiEUjABcrHw1lYl32BHDBSkNopkFWu8nX39fJeKODJEudajxIq6HcUVpR3IzxK1bKt3IYIrEi3OiXmeTQf4PgZEv8nNWKVZcnQo4r8J2UZ6YhcNjrEKoXDDUpF2HaSw=w1855-h1202-no?authuser=0 One of the models I dug up from my closet recently. It is an AUTOart Lamborgh...
by MattDesign
Sun Jul 26, 2020 6:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Post Your Latest DIECAST Purchase
Replies: 8576
Views: 612406

Re: Post Your Latest DIECAST Purchase

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/pw/ACtC-3f6B9OyjRxlbZZzCtaH6uW9iwTpinV1xBZokWgLsecGDLNa0gmNSCkVEzFn3dxv5gnBlQDIDckX6kgsPgkXI8_FhhN9LYZmdO40md3p50MPIF1d-3lRK_JY6s8S4WPLbeeOgVeefWpsmFsylsOiDNpYSw=w2247-h1264-no?authuser=0 This model got me back into the hobby recently. It is a Spark's resin 1/18 mo...
by MattDesign
Fri Jul 24, 2020 5:19 pm
Forum: New Member Introductions
Topic: Hi fellow collectors!
Replies: 4
Views: 307

Hi fellow collectors!

I've created this account because I was impressed with the quality of this site. It is very well organized, and things are easy to find. The images are clean, and the reviews are concise. Top notch stuff. I have been collecting models for a while, I used to lurk around DX and Scale18 10~15 years ago...

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