Team-BHP > Shifting gears


Reply
 
4,606,523 views Search this Thread
Old 2nd November 2009, 23:18   #5701
 
Cyrus43's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: London
Posts: 5,019
Thanked: 220 Times

Some Superb cars there buddy!! Keep it up.


Quote:
Originally Posted by CLS_55_AMG View Post
Here are some pics of one of the stalls at the 2009 Frankfurt Auto Show. There were about 5 stalls selling nothing but scale models from 1:87 to 1:8.
I think I just wet my pants!!

Last edited by Cyrus43 : 2nd November 2009 at 23:24.
Cyrus43 is offline  
Old 3rd November 2009, 01:00   #5702
Senior - BHPian
 
amit V8's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: kolkata
Posts: 1,070
Thanked: 217 Times

@ cls_55_amg, an awesome collection man. i'm speechless.
amit V8 is offline  
Old 3rd November 2009, 01:07   #5703
BHPian
 
CLS_55_AMG's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Cuffe Parade, BOMBAY
Posts: 153
Thanked: 370 Times

Quote:
Originally Posted by abhishek_bmw View Post

very nice pictures CLS_55_AMG
Thanks Abhishek!
Quote:
Originally Posted by SuperSelect View Post
Shattering collection CLS 55 AMG !!! Your 230 E merc is simply superb ! Keep it up .
Thanks, its my favourite too! unfortunately the 230 E and Maybach hood ornaments were damaged when I brought them from Germany.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Cyrus43 View Post
Some Superb cars there buddy!! Keep it up.


I think I just wet my pants!!
hahahaha! I was like a kid in a candy store!

Heres a nice pic of my shelf:
Attached Thumbnails
The Scale Model Thread-32.jpg  

The Scale Model Thread-33.jpg  

CLS_55_AMG is offline  
Old 3rd November 2009, 01:22   #5704
 
Cyrus43's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: London
Posts: 5,019
Thanked: 220 Times

Thats nice. What make is the abarth??
Cyrus43 is offline  
Old 3rd November 2009, 02:03   #5705
BHPian
 
diecast's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Bathinda
Posts: 88
Thanked: 29 Times
Great collection and presentation

Quote:
Originally Posted by CLS_55_AMG View Post
Thanks Abhishek!


Thanks, its my favourite too! unfortunately the 230 E and Maybach hood ornaments were damaged when I brought them from Germany.



hahahaha! I was like a kid in a candy store!

Heres a nice pic of my shelf:
Great collection and presentation

Quote:
Originally Posted by Cyrus43 View Post
Thats nice. What make is the abarth??
Abarth : Is a tunning company specialize for FIAT and Alfa Romeo
diecast is offline  
Old 3rd November 2009, 02:11   #5706
 
Cyrus43's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: London
Posts: 5,019
Thanked: 220 Times

Quote:
Originally Posted by diecast View Post
Abarth : Is a tunning company specialize for FIAT and Alfa Romeo


I would know that If I run a Fleet of Classic Fiats Man!!!!

I was asking what brand his Diecast 500 Abarth was. As it did not look like mine, which is a Bburago.
Cyrus43 is offline  
Old 3rd November 2009, 08:04   #5707
BHPian
 
RPMPKDMFF's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Sharjah
Posts: 169
Thanked: 29 Times

Quote:
Originally Posted by CLS_55_AMG View Post
Thanks Abhishek!


Thanks, its my favourite too! unfortunately the 230 E and Maybach hood ornaments were damaged when I brought them from Germany.



hahahaha! I was like a kid in a candy store!

Heres a nice pic of my shelf:
Nice shelving unit CLS, love the lighting as well.
RPMPKDMFF is offline  
Old 3rd November 2009, 09:28   #5708
Senior - BHPian
 
manishalive's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Bangalore
Posts: 2,509
Thanked: 1,073 Times

@ Shwetanshu : awesome cars Veyron & DBR9. Would love to have that DBR9.

@Balenopower : Oh so nice DTM's, makes me envy & wish everyones girlfriend were like your's.

@ CLS55AMG : Awesome collection, mind blowing. The classic BMW (could not recoznise the model) blew me away.

This thread is really rocking.

I have painted my Audi R8 1:18 Maisto. Here are the pictures

The Car as is

The Scale Model Thread-1.jpg

The Scale Model Thread-2.jpg

After masking (since the glass windhield and the rear wind screen was riveted I have to mask all the way).

The Scale Model Thread-3.jpg

After Painting

The Scale Model Thread-4.jpg

The masking removed

The Scale Model Thread-5.jpg

there are some imperfections (cause of the low quality masking tape and dust in the enviorment).

Works to do

1. Baking of Paint whole night beneath the table lamp.

2. Touchup / cleaning of imperfections.

3. Rubbing polish to remove dirt particles and final waxpolish for the gloss.



manishalive is online now  
Old 3rd November 2009, 09:28   #5709
Team-BHP Support
 
benbsb29's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Brisbane
Posts: 9,837
Thanked: 11,956 Times

@CLS_55_AMG : You really have an enviable collection of scale models! Droolmaal.
benbsb29 is online now  
Old 3rd November 2009, 09:35   #5710
Senior - BHPian
 
shankar.balan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Bangalore
Posts: 10,615
Thanked: 18,535 Times

absolutely lovely sight- these stacks and stacks of scale models!
lucky guy to have got a chance to see them for real!

Quote:
Originally Posted by CLS_55_AMG View Post
Here are some pics of one of the stalls at the 2009 Frankfurt Auto Show. There were about 5 stalls selling nothing but scale models from 1:87 to 1:8.
shankar.balan is offline  
Old 3rd November 2009, 10:01   #5711
BHPian
 
diecast's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Bathinda
Posts: 88
Thanked: 29 Times
Car#6 Autoart Nissan GT-R Grey 1:18

Car#6 Autoart Nissan GT-R Grey 1:18

My fav car from my collection
Attached Thumbnails
The Scale Model Thread-img00381200911020003.jpg  

The Scale Model Thread-img00405200911020010.jpg  

The Scale Model Thread-img00408200911020011.jpg  

The Scale Model Thread-img00436200911020017.jpg  

The Scale Model Thread-img00421200911020013.jpg  

The Scale Model Thread-img00428200911020015.jpg  

The Scale Model Thread-img00401200911020010.jpg  

The Scale Model Thread-img00386200911020007.jpg  

The Scale Model Thread-img00443200911020023.jpg  

The Scale Model Thread-img00444200911020023.jpg  

diecast is offline  
Old 3rd November 2009, 10:11   #5712
BHPian
 
diecast's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Bathinda
Posts: 88
Thanked: 29 Times
Nissan GTR & Audi R8

Nissan GT-R & Audi R8

(pics of Awesome Audi R8 soon)
Attached Thumbnails
The Scale Model Thread-img00445200911020023.jpg  

The Scale Model Thread-img00450200911020025.jpg  

The Scale Model Thread-img00453200911020029.jpg  

The Scale Model Thread-img00452200911020029.jpg  

The Scale Model Thread-img00454200911020029.jpg  

The Scale Model Thread-img00447200911020024.jpg  

diecast is offline  
Old 3rd November 2009, 10:18   #5713
BHPian
 
diecast's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Bathinda
Posts: 88
Thanked: 29 Times
Cars so far

Car

1. Kyosho BMW 545i Grey 1:18
2. Kyosho BMW 545i White 1:18
3. Kyosho BMW M6 Bronze 1:18
4. Kyosho BMW 335i Convetible Silver 1:18
5. AutoArt Honda S2000 Black 1:18
6. AutoArt Nissan GT-R Grey 1:18
Attached Thumbnails
The Scale Model Thread-grey.jpg  

The Scale Model Thread-img00462200911022328.jpg  

The Scale Model Thread-img00465200911022329.jpg  

The Scale Model Thread-img00464200911022329.jpg  

The Scale Model Thread-img00374200911012357.jpg  

The Scale Model Thread-nissangtr.jpg  

The Scale Model Thread-img00466200911022330.jpg  

diecast is offline  
Old 3rd November 2009, 20:08   #5714
Senior - BHPian
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Mumbai
Posts: 2,448
Thanked: 69 Times

Awesome collection & pics diecast. The GTR's detailing & finish are simply awesome.
Jayabusa is offline  
Old 3rd November 2009, 21:11   #5715
BHPian
 
sinner's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Thane - Mumbai
Posts: 431
Thanked: 42 Times

Nice updates in the last few days... Guess this thread is coming back to its glory.. Loving it.
sinner is offline  
Reply

Most Viewed
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Copyright 2000 - 2023, Team-BHP.com
Proudly powered by E2E Networks