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Forum: Off Topic 01-25-2016, 04:29 PM
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Posted By Chris Sweetman
We are having a drawing for the book "a collector's guide to british police diecast m

This small, interesting book is written by Karl Bickerton, a retired British Police Officer. A review of this book may be found at: BRITISH POLICE MODELS. Sorry but we only have one copy of the book...
Forum: Vintage Diecast 08-02-2015, 01:29 PM
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Views: 17,044
Posted By Chris Sweetman
Smile Matchbox King Size Scammell Tipper

Essential packing for a holiday is to take along some nice old toys. There were some blue sky moments and having just got back from my vacation thought I would post some images. So here are my “blue...
Forum: Vintage Diecast 04-05-2015, 12:38 PM
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Posted By Chris Sweetman
Smile PIC Happy Easter from Majorette …...

https://farm9.staticflickr.com/8717/16853624978_bc9d07efd9_z.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/rFiex1)
Majorette Saviem Lorry (https://flic.kr/p/rFiex1) by Chris*4...
Forum: Vintage Diecast 04-05-2015, 12:34 PM
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Posted By Chris Sweetman
Hi 56tbird I think those Matchbox 1-75’s can...

Hi 56tbird

I think those Matchbox 1-75’s can lay claim to getting most of us hooked on die-cast toy cars. Luckily for me I still have most of the originals I played with when I was a kid. After...
Forum: All Scale Diecast 10-26-2014, 11:24 AM
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Views: 23,166
Posted By Chris Sweetman
Talking My AUTOart Photo Contest Entry...

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3951/15444589119_34b21ed3f1_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/pwMygi)AUTOart Dodge Viper Go Man ‘Go 8 (https://flic.kr/p/pwMygi) by Chris*4...
Forum: Vintage Diecast 10-26-2014, 10:06 AM
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Views: 21,560
Posted By Chris Sweetman
Smile Matchbox King Size K5 Foden Dump Truck

The Foden quarry dump truck is K5 in Matchbox’s "King Size" range and was issued in 1961 and withdrawn in 1967. The version illustrated is an early issue with metal wheel hubs. Later versions had red...
Forum: Off Topic 10-25-2014, 07:12 AM
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Views: 35,809
Posted By Chris Sweetman
Dick, I guess you need to be a subscriber as all...

Dick, I guess you need to be a subscriber as all I get when I click on the issue 24 is number 19.
Forum: Vintage Diecast 10-25-2014, 07:10 AM
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Views: 31,320
Posted By Chris Sweetman
Hi shaughn1 You have an impressive...

Hi shaughn1

You have an impressive collection. Thanks for sharing and now I know what I am looking out for.
Forum: Vintage Diecast 10-25-2014, 07:09 AM
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Views: 31,320
Posted By Chris Sweetman
Thanks shaughn1 - not too sure any of these will...

Thanks shaughn1 - not too sure any of these will turn up my side of the pond. Would like a bog standard Johnny Lightning to join this screamer. :)
Forum: All Scale Diecast 10-25-2014, 07:05 AM
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Views: 23,166
Posted By Chris Sweetman
OK Rusty why no category for 1:64th scale?...

OK Rusty why no category for 1:64th scale? Because AUTOart do them is this scale. :D
Forum: 1/64 Scale Models 10-25-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 19,575
Posted By Chris Sweetman
Smile My AUTOart Photo Contest Entry...

If Mint Models had a category for 1:64th scale AUTOart models. :D
Forum: Vintage Diecast 06-22-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 31,320
Posted By Chris Sweetman
Smile Johnny Lightning Jet Power Screamer

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3903/14459753576_89fc14f6bf_z.jpg (https://www.flickr.com/photos/chrisstar4/14459753576/)
Johnny Lightning Screamer...
Forum: All Scale Diecast 04-20-2014, 10:39 AM
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Views: 12,004
Posted By Chris Sweetman
Smile Happy Easter .........

The truck is by Structo. Don’t know to much about it so any information will be appreciated.

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3799/13918284671_0f72163bd4_c.jpg...
Forum: Vintage Diecast 04-18-2014, 05:58 PM
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Views: 12,407
Posted By Chris Sweetman
Smile Matchbox King Size KW-Dart Dump Truck

Matchbox King Size KW-Dart Dump Truck

Reference number: K2 - this was the second model in the King Size range issued under K2 the first being the Muir Hill site dumper.

Scale: 1:96th

This...
Forum: Off Topic 04-15-2014, 04:35 PM
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Views: 26,023
Posted By Chris Sweetman
Thanks for your comments gtr_5155. :)

Thanks for your comments gtr_5155. :)
Forum: New Members 04-15-2014, 04:31 PM
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Views: 9,863
Posted By Chris Sweetman
Hello Brush A warm welcome to Forum 64....

Hello Brush

A warm welcome to Forum 64. Personally I have never been into 1:18th or 1:24th scale. Because as a long term collector I have never had room for these larger scales. Still have some of...
Forum: Off Topic 04-15-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 26,023
Posted By Chris Sweetman
Well Lee we both know that Legacy should have...

Well Lee we both know that Legacy should have pulled the plug at least two or even three years ago. Evidence: We had a one year eight month gap in traffic for someone to post a new topic in this...
Forum: 1/64 Scale Models 04-15-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,357
Posted By Chris Sweetman
Hi Brush Firstly, welcome to Forum 64....

Hi Brush

Firstly, welcome to Forum 64. Secondly, which of the above manufacturers actually make their models/toys in 1:64th scale? My personal experience is with Matchbox and Hot Wheels - both new...
Forum: 1/64 Scale Models 03-21-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,109
Posted By Chris Sweetman
Impressive images Lee. I know the feeling -...

Impressive images Lee.

I know the feeling - I have a bit of cash but as for room there ain’t much left! ;)
Forum: Vintage Diecast 03-21-2014, 08:59 PM
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Views: 11,291
Posted By Chris Sweetman
Smile Artistic images ...........

Both images taken in last summer’s hazy days at a local woodland:

http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3685/9270515280_a360d6f18b_z.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/chrisstar4/9270515280/)
Matchbox...
Forum: New Releases 03-21-2014, 08:52 PM
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Views: 6,434
Posted By Chris Sweetman
Smile Tomica Hypercity

Last summer I got some very nice buildings in around 1:64th scale:

http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3726/9376775879_8156bdf4d1.jpg (http://www.flickr.com/photos/chrisstar4/9376775879/)
Today was a...
Forum: Vintage Diecast 03-21-2014, 08:49 PM
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Views: 10,515
Posted By Chris Sweetman
Smile Yonezawa Diapet Cherica Nissan Cedric HT Police Car

Yonezawa’s Cherica range was made as a challenge to Tomica’s miniature cars in the 1970’s. Today they are hard to find.

http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7372/9385983531_0021a5c16a.jpg...
Forum: Off Topic 03-21-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 26,023
Posted By Chris Sweetman
Too true Lee. BTW Michelle has only...

Too true Lee.

BTW Michelle has only commented on Forum 43 and Forum 24 not Forum 18. My bad and apologies.
Forum: Off Topic 03-21-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 26,023
Posted By Chris Sweetman
Just seen that Michelle Peters has posted a...

Just seen that Michelle Peters has posted a response on Forum’s 24, 18 and 43!

Looks like they have either forgotten us or don’t know we exist!
Forum: Off Topic 03-21-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 26,023
Posted By Chris Sweetman
Lee You have been a stalwart to Forum 64 and...

Lee

You have been a stalwart to Forum 64 and hopefully with the new owners they will begin to offer the support we have both felt was needed to push this forum forward.

It didn’t help other...
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