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I've emptied two boxes of small-scale cars and I'm making progress with some of the requests.  Within the week some of you will be getting PMs containing photos.  I've uncovered Matchbox, Husky, Corgi Juniors, Majorette, Hot Wheels, Dublo Dinky and some obscure makes.  Mostly these are American cars, as you might expect from me, but there are others.

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I've emptied two boxes of small-scale cars and I'm making progress with some of the requests.  Within the week some of you will be getting PMs containing photos.  I've uncovered Matchbox, Husky, Corgi Juniors, Majorette, Hot Wheels, Dublo Dinky and some obscure makes.  Mostly these are American cars, as you might expect from me, but there are others.

You've got my interest with that mention of Dublo Dinky. Waiting with baited breath to see what gems you unearth.

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I've just realised that the 1/18 Mercedes (500K, not 540 as I previously thought) is missing a sidelamp off one front wing.  I'll offer it post-free to adjust for that.

 

Also: those of you who have asked for "Fords:" so far I've unpacked a selection of American Fords, but not much English stock.  Are you interested in pickups and Torinos?  Would you be interested in Lincolns and Mercurys too?  Given that they were US Ford's luxury lines...

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This should give you an idea of the scale of this exercise; there are still boxes to unpack but some of them may need a bit of concentrated searching.

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So you can see what I'm up against!  Not only is this the bulk of a lifetime of collecting, but as adulthood loomed in the 70s and 80s I didn't stop buying.  There are now too many to give me pleasure, so at least 90% of the collection is available.

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Wow Eddy, thats some collection! What has already caught my eye is the Black 90s Ford Explorer (?) towards the back on first few pics and the Yellow Ford Transit. The White (and also Black) stretch Lincoln Town car next to the Yellow Mustang is another that interests me. White Black and Gold Mercury Sable wagons and the Black Merc ML are also interesting....

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They're yours Mo, I'll put them aside for you.  There are two black SUVs though and neither is a Merc ML: one's an Escalade and the other's an Explorer.  Still want one?

Yep, both will do nicely. Thanks!

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Sign me up for any spare Majorettes Eddie!

 

80s/90s Matchbox and Corgi stuff would be nice to see a list of too, or pics... starting to build Junior's collection.

 

Thats what I'm telling myself anyway...

 

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Sign me up for any spare Majorettes Eddie!

 

80s/90s Matchbox and Corgi stuff would be nice to see a list of too, or pics... starting to build Junior's collection.

 

Thats what I'm telling myself anyway...

 

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I think you're a bit late to the party with the Majorettes, Andy (there's a sentence the wife had better not read!) but I'm absolutely certain I can help you out with Junior's collection.

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