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Old 30th December 2015, 14:53   #12061
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God, that's terrific!

Do I see an Amby and a Triumph Herald behind?
Thank you,Fintail. Yes the Amby Delhi taxi and the Herald in the background

I even have the Mark 1 amby in black.
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Old 5th January 2016, 19:23   #12062
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Any pointers on Royal enfield models?
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Now that would be interesting. I have been on the lookout for RE models but have failed to find any.
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Tried a LOT to hunt them down, but no success. A person who builds scale models told, as per RE company policy, scale models can't be built and sold. Now this is something new to me. Not sure if such policy exists with manufacturers. If yes, what all automobile companies restrict them?
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Old 5th January 2016, 22:36   #12063
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A person who builds scale models told, as per RE company policy, scale models can't be built and sold. Now this is something new to me. Not sure if such policy exists with manufacturers. If yes, what all automobile companies restrict them?
That makes sense. There is one Vintage model available on international sites, the copyright to that model is probably not owned by present day RE

http://www.suprememodelsonline.co.uk...~#.Vov3Svn5ggs

its also featured on this thread
http://www.team-bhp.com/forum/shifti...ml#post1457276 (The Scale Model Thread)

However what I wish for is the last CI engined bike, erstwhile Bullet 350
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Tried a LOT to hunt them down, but no success. A person who builds scale models told, as per RE company policy, scale models can't be built and sold. Now this is something new to me. Not sure if such policy exists with manufacturers. If yes, what all automobile companies restrict them?
Well, I assume it applies to all automobile companies. you can't just make models of their cars without their formal permission. Same is true for just using their logo, let alone a whole car

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That makes sense. There is one Vintage model available on international sites, the copyright to that model is probably not owned by present day RE

However what I wish for is the last CI engined bike, erstwhile Bullet 350
Thanks, very nice model. But I'm also looking for the same, i.e. a model of my 1975 Bullet 350

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Just started collecting scale models recently, a month back to be precise. I have decided to collect 1:24 and 1:64 as of now, since I have just graduated from college and am earning a GET's salary in the core industry.
My first model was Jaguar XKR-S by Bburago. Second one received today is a Porsche 918 Spyder by Welly. Next week I'm getting delivery of a Lotus Evora S by Bburago. Both are yet to be unboxed. Other than this I have a collection of 100+ hot wheels from my childhood all in storage and a 1:32 Alfa Romeo Spyder.
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Old 6th January 2016, 15:11   #12066
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The Toyota Century

This car is Toyota's flagship car, above Lexus. It is sold only in Japan and Toyota makes a V12 engine just for the Century. It is used by the Imperial family, the Prime Minister of Japan, The embassies and high ranking Government officials in Japan.

In the model world, it was made by Tomica, Rai's and Kyosho in 1:64 and 1:43 scale in 2015.
Towards the end of 2015, Kyosho released a 1:18 Century in two colours - Black and Blue - in their new line "Samurai" . The Black was limited to 700 pieces and the Blue, to a mere 400 pieces. These are the only 1:18 Centurys available today and all sold out. Here is my set (1 of 400 sets possible).

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My RR Phantoms - China Dragon edition and the Diamond Black.

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Latest addition, 1:24 Toyota WISH
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" The joy of crafting "
Nina C George, Jan 22, 2016, DHNS

Latha Srinivas Tantry taught in a regular college until she decided to give up teaching altogether and took to her passion — making miniature models of airplanes, architectural wonders of the world, vintage cars and ships.

It was a decade ago that Latha first forayed into assembling models for KS Raman Art Foundation, Sadashivnagar but soon her interest grew and she began dabbling in the art of assembling these models. “Eminent scientist and expert modeller late KS Raman and my father N Sripathi, a vintage car specialist, have been my inspiration. I began on a positive note and have not looked back since,” she says.

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Just got this Lamborghini Aventador. Not from a known vendor but pretty okay as far details are concerned.
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Guys where can I find KiNSMART models in Chennai? Some info would be much appreciated.
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Plopped down in the barn!
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Mercedes Benz AMG.

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Was feeling bored and did this. I personally like the "what a waste" according to a friend of mine

Mercedes Benz C63 AMG

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A week before, it looked like this

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