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Introductions
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Diecast Message Board
General Diecast Chat
General chit chat about Diecast models in general.
Diecast Restorations
Share your modeling restoration skills here.
Dinky Toys
Dinky Toys were produced from 1933 to 1980 and have formed the nucleus of many a hobbyist's collection.
Corgi
Corgi, the leading name in diecast scale models and one of Britain's best known brands, has been producing models for over 50 years.
Vanguards
Talk about your Vanguard models here.
Matchbox/Lesney, and all things small.
A great place to chat ask questions regarding Matchbox toys, including Kingsize , Superkings, and of course, Models of Yesteryear.
Hongwell/Cararama.
Heres the place to talk about this exciting and reasonably priced range. Speaking personally, I like 'em.
Spot On
Triang Toys were a British manufacturer that produced diecast metal toys to a constant 1:42nd scale, hence the name "Spot on".
Oxford Diecast & Lledo
A new Board for an up and coming British Diecast Company that is starting to attract the attention of Serious Collectors & The place to talk about those Lledo, Days Gone By Models.
Lledo
The place to talk about those Lledo, Days Gone By Models.
Solido Age'd'or & Other Manufacturers.
Here's the Board to tell us all about your Solido French Made models, Guisvals, Trax, and other models by Lesser Known Manufacturers.
Large Scale Diecast
Large scales ie: 1-18, 1-24 Bburago, Autoart, Hotworks, maisto etc
Resin & White Metal Models
Here's the place to discuss any Resin & White Metal Issues you may have, for example, are they too expensive and exclusive.
Tinplate Toys
Here's the place to talk about any Tinplate Toys you may have, or used to have. Cars, Trucks, Ships, Trains. In fact any toy as long as it was made from Tinplate.
The Diecast Bus Stop
Got a collection of Buses, talk about them here, maybe your looking for a certain model, this the place to ask.
Commercial Corner & Lorry Park
Talk about your Vans, Pick-Ups, and other Commercial Models here.
Vanguards Review
A review of a selection of 1/43 scale Vanguard models by bassman77.
Restoration Photo's
Photo's of past restoration Competitions
Misc
Nothing To Do With Diecast
If you want a break from talking about Diecast models, this is the board for you. Talk about anything you want here (Well, nearly anything!!!) Please avoid opening overtly political, religious or other topics that could be seriously divisive.
Daily Quiz
Test your General Knowledge against other forum members. No prizes I'm afraid, it's just for fun!
You're joking!
The perfect place to share your jokes and light hearted stories. Please keep em clean..ish!
For Sale, Wanted & Swaps!
If you have any " Swaps, For Sale or Wanted" then please list them here.
Tip Of The Week!
Here you`ll find interesting tips & tricks on a variety of subjects.
Technical Department.
This is the place to ask your questions about any Computer problems you have, including How to Post on this Forum. Disclaimer: We will try to answer your question honestly and to the best of our knowledge, correctly, we accept no responsibilty for any omisssions or errors.
Toyfair Reviews.
Tell us about your Toyfair visits here, e.g. Number of stalls, prices, bargains, (or otherwise). Was it a good experience, or did you leave wishing you'd stuck with Ebay?
Photo Gallery.
Here's the place for you to show us your photos. These can be of Your models, or just pics of others that you would like us to see.
Classic & Collectors.
This is it, THE place to talk about your Favourite Classic Vehicles, including, Cars, Commercials, Buses, Trams, Bikes, even Skateboards! If it's old and interesting and has wheels, tell us about it.
Independant Model Shops & Market Trends
Tell us about your favourite Model Stockists, and if possible please include a link to their site, or a physical address and phone number.
Drive-In Archive Section.
Hints and Tips and other points of interest, that Members have posted. You may find the answers to your Diecast Questions Here.
Market Trends.
Keep an eye on trends in the Model Market. What models are hot, what is not. Watching the Online Auctions to give you the latest news.
Test Area
A test area to test your HTML or links to your PhotoBucket account.
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Keywords
This is only here so we can be found in search engines when people type in certain key words. Corgi,Dinky,Vanguards,Matchbox,Spot On,Lesney,Hongwell,Cararama,Oxford,Lledo,Toyfair,Diecast Restoration,Code 3,1950's Toys,1960's Toys,1970's Toys,1980's Toys,.
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