Volvo FH12 460 1:43 Motorart

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Volvo FH12 460 1:43 Motorart

Postby Basse » Sat Nov 09, 2013 12:58 pm

Here's my latest truck, it's the Volvo FH12 460 from Motorart in 1:43.

Also in the pictures a Saab 96 V4 from 1973. :D

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Re: Volvo FH12 460 1:43 Motorart

Postby dcast » Sat Nov 09, 2013 1:24 pm

Cool truck and very nice diorama :)

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Re: Volvo FH12 460 1:43 Motorart

Postby Galaxy Gaz » Sat Nov 09, 2013 1:58 pm

Nice Volvo......I have that one too with the drawbar trailer. Motorart did a nice job on it and its a proper 1/43 scale too
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Re: Volvo FH12 460 1:43 Motorart

Postby Paulius43 » Mon Nov 11, 2013 9:48 am

hahaha love the last pic where the guys are laughing their a** off of the joke they made with the poor old Saab..
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Re: Volvo FH12 460 1:43 Motorart

Postby JSB33 » Tue Nov 12, 2013 6:43 am

Very nice set. I could see making room on the shelf for that.
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Re: Volvo FH12 460 1:43 Motorart

Postby Basse » Tue Nov 12, 2013 1:50 pm

JSB33 wrote:Very nice set. I could see making room on the shelf for that.


I bought mine from here, Jeff:

http://www.tradera.com/item/291708/1954 ... skala-1-43

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Re: Volvo FH12 460 1:43 Motorart

Postby thetrooper » Wed Nov 13, 2013 6:50 am

I'm another that gives a thumbs up on your new truck. Will you be converting it to some sort of rally support vehicle?
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Re: Volvo FH12 460 1:43 Motorart

Postby Basse » Thu Nov 14, 2013 4:34 am

I think I'll keep this one as it is, it's just to nice to convert into something else. :)

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Re: Volvo FH12 460 1:43 Motorart

Postby grinbergs » Thu Nov 14, 2013 4:53 am

Nice truck Magnus! Also like the classic Saab which looks really tiny in comparison. The bearded figurine looks a little like Cornelis Vreeswijk? :)

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Re: Volvo FH12 460 1:43 Motorart

Postby Basse » Thu Dec 19, 2013 3:28 pm

Finally I found the matching trailer for my Volvo FH12 truck: :D

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Re: Volvo FH12 460 1:43 Motorart

Postby sheepCrusher » Thu Dec 19, 2013 5:16 pm

This looks really cool! How is the quality of the model? Is it all diecast or are the boxes plastic. Also is it really 1/43 or is it 1/50? May just have to get me one.

Very cool pictures by the way.
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Re: Volvo FH12 460 1:43 Motorart

Postby Basse » Fri Dec 20, 2013 2:56 am

It's absolutely in 1/43, my 1/50 trucks are much smaller!

The chassis and "drivers cabin" are made of metal, sideskirts and boxes are plastic, but the doors of the box are possible to open and the boxes are are very fine detailed.
The general impression of the truck is that it's very nice! :D

I can take some detail photos if you want.

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Re: Volvo FH12 460 1:43 Motorart

Postby Basse » Fri Dec 20, 2013 3:28 am

Almost forgot, got a little nice Corvette C5 by Minichamps at the same time:

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Re: Volvo FH12 460 1:43 Motorart

Postby Tom » Fri Dec 20, 2013 6:08 am

Nice truck, great to find one in 1:43 as most are 1:50.

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Re: Volvo FH12 460 1:43 Motorart

Postby JSB33 » Fri Dec 20, 2013 6:25 am

The truck looks fantastic with the trailer attached.
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Re: Volvo FH12 460 1:43 Motorart

Postby Galaxy Gaz » Fri Dec 20, 2013 3:46 pm

JSB33 wrote:The truck looks fantastic with the trailer attached.


Is a very well done model...I have that Volvo FH12 with the same refrigerated trailer too . The Corgi 1/50 trucks are nice, but the 1/43 versions look a lot better
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Re: Volvo FH12 460 1:43 Motorart

Postby Basse » Tue Dec 31, 2013 6:50 am

Here's my latest truck, it's a Scania 124 from New Ray:

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Re: Volvo FH12 460 1:43 Motorart

Postby DeadCanDanceR » Tue Dec 31, 2013 2:38 pm

Nice model, wonderful photo! :)

...it reminded me of the Thunderbirds TV series! 8-)
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Re: Volvo FH12 460 1:43 Motorart

Postby martinis » Sun Apr 19, 2015 7:32 am

Hi, Your Volvo is look realy fantastic! Love it! Congrats!
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