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General Diecast Discussions.

Discussion in 'NASCAR Diecast and Collectibles' started by Alan Harkleroad, Jul 10, 2014.

  1. Yggdrasil

    Yggdrasil Well-Known Member

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    I get ya, I have always been under the impression though, that they were numbered as to what they actually were. Like a coin I got at Texas is number 755/757. So I always thought I'd scored the first car produced in a batch when I read the label as 1/1500. I'd have to pull boxes out of the cupboard but I'm certain this is how the older cars were labeled, because I'm only recently starting to see the 1/1500 and not like 836/1500. I will check later though and post my findings. ;)
     
  2. alfiej

    alfiej Well-Known Member

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    Yea, But when it says 1 of 5,000 , every box has the same label and cars are not numbered, you just have 1 of 5,000. If your car does not have a serial in the back window or underneath car you will not know what number run it came out of production. Just know you have 1 of the 5,000 produced. Some labels will say " Limited Edition" and will not tell you how many that were made, unless you had a " IN " with the company that made them and they knew how many were made.
     
  3. Yggdrasil

    Yggdrasil Well-Known Member

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    Ah okay. I just had a look at some random boxes and they were all the same. I'd been reading it wrong the whole time. =\ lol.
     
  4. alfiej

    alfiej Well-Known Member

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    no Problem.
     
  5. Yggdrasil

    Yggdrasil Well-Known Member

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    My 15' Martinsville win came in the mail this afternoon. :) #iwasthere!

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  6. Yggdrasil

    Yggdrasil Well-Known Member

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    Anyone seen the half/half Jeff Gordon/Chase Elliot car? Looks pretty spiffy and I believe my missus is going to pre order it for me, not the signed version though. Should be a good transition from Jeff - Chase in my timeline display.
     
  7. KahneRacing945

    KahneRacing945 "AWWW NOODLES!"

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    I'm hoping to pre-order it after Bristol next month.
     
  8. alfiej

    alfiej Well-Known Member

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    Does anyone know if there is another website like the old " Go Motor Bids " to buy from with the same format? You could get some really good deals there.
     
  9. ShadowKnight508

    ShadowKnight508 Happy Retirement, Dale Jr!

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  10. Yggdrasil

    Yggdrasil Well-Known Member

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    That's the one. :D
     
  11. KahneRacing945

    KahneRacing945 "AWWW NOODLES!"

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    If they both get made, I think I'll pick up Buescher's Pocono win and Elliott's Sonoma K&N Pro Series win, and I am definitely picking up Stewart's Sonoma win (if he doesn't win again).
     
  12. bvc

    bvc Nascar 06 Specialist

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    Just a minor nitpick, but how come Axalta isn't on the car?
     
  13. ahspencer01

    ahspencer01 SRD IndyCar Series Director

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    It is on the B-Pillar.
     
  14. crazyboy335

    crazyboy335 I Am Indy

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    Picked up Kurt Busch's 2016 car in a Galaxy coat and Tony Stewart's throwback at Daytona's souvenir shop for about $150 total. I'll get some pictures up tomorrow!
     
  15. bvc

    bvc Nascar 06 Specialist

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    I saw that, I was just wondering why they weren't the primary on the car.
     
  16. crazyboy335

    crazyboy335 I Am Indy

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    Here's what I got from Daytona's gift shop:

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    Tony Stewart, Darlington 2015. This was only 50 bucks there!

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    Kurt Busch's 2016 car with a Galaxy finish. This picture does not do it justice.

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    Lastly, some 1:64's that were 9 bucks each.
     
  17. Chevellion

    Chevellion Offline League Director

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    Is there a custom diecast site out there that's considered "top of the line?" Looking to have some created and would like an idea on price and quality.
     
  18. nj9703

    nj9703 Non sibi sed patriae

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    I recommend Chesapeake Diecast
     
  19. KahneRacing945

    KahneRacing945 "AWWW NOODLES!"

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    I need to start saving up some fucking money, and doing shit around the house. I want this.
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  20. dyerseve

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    20160829_131858.jpg my add from today. 1/24 mm Ernie Irvan
     
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