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Old 18th September 2009, 18:30   #5191
 
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Cyrus, lovely pair of Challengers.
What make of 1:24 does Gift Centre have? Any Classics ?
Yes, A Few, A shattering Model T and one more. And a Whole BIGGGG range or 1:32 Signature Classics. One of which, I really want BADLY......Damn I wish I had to money to splurge on these!!
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well this is nothing compared to the cars normally shown here but still it is a collector's item. (i think so)

presenting the PREMIER PADMINI.
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OYE!! where did the Taxi 9211 Stickers Go!!
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well this is nothing compared to the cars normally shown here but still it is a collector's item. (i think so)

presenting the PREMIER PADMINI.
Nice taxi! Now here is something that may also have been a familiar sight on Mumbai roads?
Minichamps 1:18 scale Hanseat Tempo 3-wheeler box van (Phoenix Reifen, Hamburg). Possibly 1949, but I am not sure as the box has no information.
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This was more common down south. There are tons of them on the road near indore.
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This was more common down south. There are tons of them on the road near indore.
That's interesting news, Cyrus. Thanks for the info. I thought they would have been phased out ages ago. Would love to spot one some day.
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Nice taxi! Now here is something that may also have been a familiar sight on Mumbai roads?
Minichamps 1:18 scale Hanseat Tempo 3-wheeler box van (Phoenix Reifen, Hamburg). Possibly 1949, but I am not sure as the box has no information.
holy moly!!! that's an amazing model. excellent detailing.
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Nice taxi! Now here is something that may also have been a familiar sight on Mumbai roads?
Minichamps 1:18 scale Hanseat Tempo 3-wheeler box van (Phoenix Reifen, Hamburg). Possibly 1949, but I am not sure as the box has no information.
flotsam, lovely Tempo. Very unusual and good collection, keep it going!
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Default Budweiser Pickup.

Here's a 1936 Dodge "Budweiser" , Pickup.This is a 1:24 by Liberty Classics.
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Nice taxi! Now here is something that may also have been a familiar sight on Mumbai roads?
Minichamps 1:18 scale Hanseat Tempo 3-wheeler box van (Phoenix Reifen, Hamburg). Possibly 1949, but I am not sure as the box has no information.
Hey that's cool, I have been on a lookout for the same model, did this model came from the same source/ store, I will check this one out. As for the Hanseat Tempo, these are quite popular in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgrah. Bhilai (the Steel city) has hundreds of them still plying as goods van, the People cariers though are out cause of the minidoor from the same company.

@ Dussey: nice one, Classic trucks always make me week, I have a Studey Baker pickup form the same era (1:32 from Signature collection) here are the pictures

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well this is nothing compared to the cars normally shown here but still it is a collector's item. (i think so)

presenting the PREMIER PADMINI.

Hey Amit,

The Padmini is nice with the bling wheels, got one myself, it's RC right, but my meter is missing and they only had one piece left sadly!
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@flotsam: Thats an awesome three wheeler. Where did you source it from?

@Dussey: Lovely detailing on the 1:24. I like those barrels

@manish: Nice pictures keep them coming.

Guys, sorry for delaying pictures of my W124 E Class. Will post soon.
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Hey Guys,

Aditya Here.
Would like to introduce my self to the thread. I have been a member of team BHp for a while now and have been reading the posts in the thread and i must say many of you have awesome collections. I too have got a few nice models and will start posting their pics soon.

My list so far:
1/24 Maisto ProRodz Dodge Charger 1969
1/24 Jaguar XJ220
1/18 Porsche Carerra GT
1/24 Bugatti Atlantic
1/24 Dodge Challenger R/T 1970
1/43 Corvette Stingray

and a few more.

Cheers,
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Wounderfull trucks!
I only have two trucks,those are wooden (Those are in our other house-will post whenever I visit there and get a snap).
I like flotsam's second snap too much.
Dussey and Manish has charged us along with Flotsam for trucks.Yes,Dussey,I also liked the barrels.
Amit,you have the Amby Taxi too? can you post a pic both of them side by side?
Yes Dippy,take your time,it deserves the time.
I have been absorbed too in work...
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Aditya Here.
Would like to introduce my self to the thread. I have been a member of team BHp for a while now and have been reading the posts in the thread and i must say many of you have awesome collections. I too have got a few nice models and will start posting their pics soon.
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I did the same
And welcome mate...
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