Last weekend I had the opportunity to have some “me time” while visiting friends, so I went to the weekend flea market. I have been going for years, but only this time did I start to really pay attention to the collectible toy vendors.
Who is up for a last minute weekend trip to Tahoe? Anyone?
It’s been a while since I have had an HWEP happen, but a big shout out to AmazonE30 for helping locate a trailer for off-road fun.
Somehow managed to find some MBX this morning! Some for keeps, some for friends, some for trades.
My Target sees this here and there, often enough for me to notice. Today I recorded this egregious activity.
So I didn’t get a chance to join the secret Santa for this year, but I am trying to track down some Matchbox basics, as my area has nooooo MBX at all.
S.L.A.B.... Slow, Low, and ... Bratwurst?!
Every time I go to Target, I see the Galaxy Express with Mad Manga and the Vault Roller (?) badass fantasy carriers. As I already have two of each color of the Galaxy Express, I hold both colors of the Vault Roller, waiting for a good reason to NOT bring them home for my Mad Max/Death Race/anime fantasies.
This was not my usual Target, so maybe that means there are less scalpers in this area, or I just got lucky and found what I liked.
Spotted some Mustangs and Cudas for 1/2 off at Target today.
Just curious to know what methods are being used for paint removal.
Found these tonight.
Found some gems (at least for me) a few hrs ago at an antique shop.
So last week I went to a flea market and scored one of my favorite Hot Wheels, the Sentinel Limo by Syd Mead. I was so excited that I didn’t take a pic, but this well-loved example was the green one with flames. After quickly stripping it, I was trying to decide on a dignified limo-like color (Navy? But the best…
I’m looking to glue diecast bodies together for customs, and am trying to figure out what may be the best glue. Any suggestions? I will have gaps that will need to be filled and sanded smooth.
First of all, I was going to save this package for next week, but could not wait any longer.
Hi anyone looking to trade?
Bare metal Time Shifter with a distressed black hood and the popular 8-spoke steel wheels, time shifted to a wasteland far, far away.
My first custom, consisting of tampo removal, paint, wheel swap, some detailing with markers.
Hi all, my first post here.