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Old 24th December 2009, 08:29   #6361
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Some AutoArt 1:18s and a few others came in yesterday, just in time for Xmas. Here's a random snap, any guesses on the models in the frame?
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That Bburago is a 1:24 two door Merc (is it the SEC 500?), right? I had this car many years ago but I don't have it many more. I guess that's one of the original Bburagos (Made in Italy) with brown coloured interiors and chrome gear lever.
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WRC citroen, Merc 190e, some BMW (flared wheel arch - is than a M?)

@ Salil - did you buy a merc? where is the pic?

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WRC citroen, Merc 190e, some BMW (flared wheel arch - is than a M?)

@ Salil - did you buy a merc? where is the pic?
I was referring to the pic posted by siddvi.

I have tons of Mercs currently. Some of them are:

1:18 SL 500 -- Revell
1:18 S55 AMG -- Maisto
1:18 E320 (W124) -- AutoArt
1:18 CLS -- Maisto
1:18 G-Wagen -- AutoArt
1:24 SL 500 (Had two of these, one of them doesn't exist anymore :( )
1:32 SLK
1:32 M-Class
1:24 SEC 500 -- Bburago (Broken into many pieces :( )

and lots lots more.
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Some AutoArt 1:18s and a few others came in yesterday, just in time for Xmas. Here's a random snap, any guesses on the models in the frame?
Whoo whoo ! That's some haul ! Envy you buddy !

@salil: where's the Xylo available ?
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Whoo whoo ! That's some haul ! Envy you buddy !

@salil: where's the Xylo available ?
I'd bought it at the Autocar Performance Show at the Mahindra 4x4 experience. Didn't see the same model in any other store. It is NOT made by Centy Toys. Detailing is great nonetheless.
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Today, I bought one of dream scale models that are there on my wish list:
Italeri model kit of world's most expensive car - 1934 Rolls Royce Phantom II Torpedo Cabriolet "Star of India",formerly owned by Maharaja of Rajkot. Only one kit of this car has been left in the shop.
Will start assembling the model as soon as the exam finishes on 10th January 2010. Will need the help of all you guys in assembling & also to source the better quality paint for the model in Mumbai. Going to be a tough but interesting challenge, as each part has been extremely delicate.
Will post the pics by tomorrow. Here is the pic of the box :
Are where you bought this kit, are these available in India. Please let me know I would like to buy few more kits.

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@Hrishikesh - lovely kit, looking forward to seeing you assemble it .
@Manish - The merc's looking superb man !
Thanks ravi for the appreciation.
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good show
thanks for the info
will check this!

hey gods envy - please view this post of yajaman!
cheers
Shankar, I think we should pay Saffire Toys a visit. What say?

@siddvi, I really envy you man!! you are on a roll..
Bring out the pics soon

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That Bburago is a 1:24 two door Merc (is it the SEC 500?), right? I had this car many years ago but I don't have it many more. I guess that's one of the original Bburagos (Made in Italy) with brown coloured interiors and chrome gear lever.
@salilpawar1: Merc SEC 500, spot on to the exact detail

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WRC citroen, Merc 190e, some BMW (flared wheel arch - is than a M?)
Right again planet_rocker.
1/18 - AutoArt #3 Citreon Xsara WRC2004:Rally of France - Night Race Version(love it for the frontal lights)
1/18 - AutoArt 2005 BMW 320i E46 WTCC
1/18 - AutoArt Mercedes Benz 190E 2.0
Corgi Classics Transit Bus, couple more 1:18s,1:24s,etc, will list them later.

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@siddvi, I really envy you man!! you are on a roll..Bring out the pics soon
Thanks guys, will post more pics when done unpacking the lot.
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@ Manish,
I Bought the kit from Prabhat Gift Centre, Dadar from where I & Ravi usually buy the scale models, where there is only one kit of Citroen 2CV Dolly is available.
These Italeri kits are imported in India by:
Creative Education,
84, Lavelle Road, Banglore - 560001

@ Amit & Ravi,
Me & Salil has bought Xylo scale model @ Autocar Performance Show 2009 for just Rs.50/-. Make is Excel Toys, New Delhi.

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@ Manish,
I Bought the kit from Prabhat Gift Centre, Dadar from where I & Ravi usually buy the scale models, where there is only one kit of Citroen 2CV Dolly is available.
These Italeri kits are imported in India by:
Creative Education,
84, Lavelle Road, Banglore - 560001

Oh in Bangy, great I will go today and check out. I bought two such revell make kits from Austaralia, costed 40 $ each.
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Here are the pics of Mahindra Xylo scale model:
(Sorry for poor picture quality, using mobile camera)
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@ benb, the golf looks good. does the hood open??
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No, I believe the hood does not open. This is a 1:32 isnt it?
Thanks Amit and Cyrus. the hood doesn't open, and also this is a 1:32 scale Bburago.

Meanwhile, some pics of my Palio. This is a Centy make, so is plastic, not diecast.

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Default latest additions just now! Christmas 2009

thanks to yajaman's post which i saw this morning I popped by at Sapphire an hour ago and picked up the new Welly's!

@Gods-Envy I am extremely sorry for the havoc caused but I just couldnt wait to buy these!

1. Ford Rally Blue 1:32 Bburago - twin to my earlier Citroen
2. Jaguar XF Silver - 1:24 - superb - WELLY
3. LandRover Defender - 1:24 White - WELLY
4. Lamborghini Miura - 1:18 Yellow - WELLY

Love the Lambo - same car I think as the one in the old Michael Caine Italian Job which gets blasted to smithereens in the tunnel. But that one was Red.
HAPPY CHRISTMAS TO ME!!
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@Shankar - Merry Chirstmas to you ,Santa stopped by early to your place
You picked up quite a few and all are great. I too like the Defender and the Lambo.
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