A (very) small racing car collection

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A (very) small racing car collection

Postby Ralf B. » Sat Jul 04, 2015 11:08 am

Hello everybody,

I joined the forum about one week ago and my main theme is "U.S. cars of the 30s and 40s" but in some cases
in cannot resist breaking my own rule:
Three Ford Galaxies by SMTS of England, may be they will soon have to share the shelf with some Torinos by Spark...

From the 20s:
Miller Racers by SMTS, very nicely detailed but difficulty to build, so I built one and bought three factory builts.

From the 30s (racing related):
1935 Ford Indy Pace Cars, made by Minimarque

“It should have been me, driving that Dynaflow."

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Re: A (very) small racing car collection

Postby dbonser » Sat Jul 04, 2015 11:19 am

I like the Galaxies a lot. The recent Spark releases are tempting me to break my rules as well.

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Re: A (very) small racing car collection

Postby Jager » Sat Jul 04, 2015 12:43 pm

Nice collection, especially as they aren't models you see everyday.

I used to own an SMTS Alfa Romeo Zagato.It was only a small car, but the model had the weight of a brick. I can only imagine the weight of the Ford Galaxies......you wouldn't want to put too many on the same glass shelf !
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Re: A (very) small racing car collection

Postby carcollector » Sat Jul 04, 2015 4:39 pm

Very nice models you show us here, I like those 3 Galaxie's, they look stunning. :D

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Re: A (very) small racing car collection

Postby DeadCanDanceR » Sat Jul 04, 2015 6:55 pm

Those three '63s look great! ;)


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Re: A (very) small racing car collection

Postby jj2728 » Sun Jul 05, 2015 7:49 am

A very nice collection.

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Re: A (very) small racing car collection

Postby JSB33 » Sun Jul 05, 2015 8:46 am

You have not shown a car here that I would not love to have in my collection.

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Re: A (very) small racing car collection

Postby thetrooper » Sun Jul 05, 2015 10:30 am

The pace cars look very nice. I didn't think they used such a thing that long ago.
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Re: A (very) small racing car collection

Postby guitardave_1 » Wed Jul 08, 2015 4:48 pm

The Galaxies and Millers are all excellent. Good looking, interesting and not something seen very often.
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Re: A (very) small racing car collection

Postby Tom » Thu Jul 09, 2015 4:44 am

Nice and diverse collection, unusual and very attractive models.

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Re: A (very) small racing car collection

Postby 69Stang » Fri Jul 24, 2015 6:56 am

Nice indeed! If your going to break rules, these were good selections to do it with!
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