Diecast Model Equipment

Discussion in 'Original Pictures Forum' started by Jelinek61, Oct 17, 2010.

  1. Jelinek61

    Jelinek61 LawnSite Senior Member
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    I know a few guys on here collect model trucks and equipment and I thought they might like to see some of my dads collection. I was able to stop by my parents house this past weekend and grabbed a few pictures of his model collection. Last time he counted he had over 600 of them. Mostly 1:50th scale diecast but he does have a few 1/64th and 1/32nd scale also. He makes a bunch of new custom ones every winter and has been in the DHS diecast open house model show every year in Ohio. He won the first time he entered. Here are some pics of his model room in his basement. Kinda messy at the moment but you get the idea of how into model collecting he is.

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  2. just in time

    just in time LawnSite Member
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    dam man that is a lot but it is really nice man
     
  3. Jelinek61

    Jelinek61 LawnSite Senior Member
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  4. DitchDr

    DitchDr LawnSite Senior Member
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    All I got is a diecast Gravely z60, a Dodge truck, a skid steer and a track steer. I though I was bad about it lol
     
  5. knox gsl

    knox gsl LawnSite Fanatic
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    That's alot, I really like all the heavy haul trucks and crains.
     
  6. Jelinek61

    Jelinek61 LawnSite Senior Member
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    Those are his favorite too. He has a few lattice boom cranes still in the boxes that he hasn't had time to put together. He also tries to buy every Norscot model they come out with too.
     
  7. KS_Grasscutter

    KS_Grasscutter LawnSite Gold Member
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    I've got a whole bunch of 1/64th farm stuff, and some 1/16th mowers. Anymore I only buy stuff we have the real version of lol.
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  8. bobcat48

    bobcat48 LawnSite Gold Member
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    Wow nice stuff.what a nice collection u have,man that is alot.real nice.like a mini musem u got lol.
     
  9. Jelinek61

    Jelinek61 LawnSite Senior Member
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    Anybody else who collects models feel free to add some pics.
     
  10. joef450snowplow

    joef450snowplow LawnSite Senior Member
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