carman59

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About carman59

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  • Birthday 10/05/1947

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  • Scale I Build 1/24th,

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  • Location Del Valle, TX 78617
  • Full Name Nathan Smith Perrine III aka Skip

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  1. carman59 added a post in a topic 1970 Ralleye 350 Oldsmobile Cutlass by Hurst   

    Thanks yup it's pretty kewl.
  2. carman59 added a post in a topic Now some muscle cars from Danbury Mint   

    Danbury Mint kept them in period, and since I am somewhat of a purist, I like to have era items together.
  3. carman59 added a post in a topic Ala Kart replica by Danbury Mint   

    I didn't build it, Danbury Mint did, but I agree they did an outstanding job on it.
  4. carman59 added a post in a topic '40 Ford Pickup....Traditional Custom Rod   

    That is beautiful, I just got one of those stock 40s myself, you are an artist, you took a so so truck and made it awesome.
  5. carman59 added a post in a topic Discontinued Car Craft Dream Truck   

    yeah I do too, I also heard that they are doing away with their catalogs, now you have to go on line to find what you want, and then call them and tell them. Kind of sx, but oh well....that's progress.
  6. carman59 added a post in a topic 41 Plymouth Roadster   

    Shoot that looks even bettter than mine, nice job Bruce.
  7. carman59 added a post in a topic Collectible Matchbox Cars   

    Those are kewl, I collect Matchbox, Dinky and Lesney too!
  8. carman59 added a post in a topic A couple of common cars, but fun ones too   

    WOW that is kewl, thanks for clearing up the year for me..it's still a nice piece, I got it on ebay for, are you ready for this? $10.00 +s&h, not bad huh?
  9. carman59 added a topic in Diecast and Resincast Models   

    1953 Buick Estate Wagon
    The sides on this car are made with real wood, the hinges are very delicate and the wire wheels are hand wired.`





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  10. carman59 added a topic in Diecast and Resincast Models   

    A couple of common cars, but fun ones too
    So first up is a 60 caddy convertible and then I am showing a 57 Ford fairlane 500 retractable hardtop convertible.












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  11. carman59 added a topic in Diecast and Resincast Models   

    1970 Ralleye 350 Oldsmobile Cutlass by Hurst
    In 1970 Oldsmobile had a campaign going that shoowed a doctor examining an Oldsmobile Cutlass with a striking yellow paint job, and it was hot on the heels of last years' 1969 H/O455. The slogan was Dr Oldsmobile's prescription was "Walk softly and carry a big stick!" This was the newest BIG Stick.











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  12. carman59 added a topic in Diecast and Resincast Models   

    Now some muscle cars from Danbury Mint
    First up are two of my favorite muscle cars, both are 1969 and from the same manufacturer, Pontiac, the 69 Ram Air Pontiac Trans Am followed by the 69 GTO Ram Air Royal Bobcat. Trans Am features include opening trunk, trunk mat, spare and jack, license plate hides gas tank, pulls down, .

















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  13. carman59 added a topic in Diecast and Resincast Models   

    Discontinued Car Craft Dream Truck
    I don't know the history on this custom truck, but I heard it was called the Car Craft Dream Truck and it was built from a 50 Chevy..









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  14. carman59 added a topic in Diecast and Resincast Models   

    Some more hot rods from Danbury Mint
    Most of these are discontinued, although you can find them on ebay, but they will be pricey. First up is Watson's T Bird and then a Satin Black 40 Ford hot rod and Kookies T from 77 Sunside Strip TV series from the 60s.,`



















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  15. carman59 added a topic in Diecast and Resincast Models   

    More Danbury Mints
    This one is one of my FIRST DM cars and it is still a favorite, love the Lakes Pipes, skirts, "Flipper" Hub caps, the overall stance of it.









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