Brand new 1/50 scale diecast model of Komatsu GD655-5 Motor Grader with V-Plow and Wing die cast model by First Gear. Brand new box. Real rubber tires. Poseable wing plow. Fixed position V-plow. Detailed interior, exterior. Fully detailed operator control center. Made of diecast with some plastic parts. Poseable drawbar mounted circle with 360° rotation.Continue reading “Hartland Emporium – Komatsu GD655-5 Motor Grader with V-Plow and Wing 1/50 Diecast Model by First Gear”
Brand new 1/50 scale diecast model of CAT Caterpillar 390F L Hydraulic Tracked Excavator Gunmetal “Commemorative Series” die cast model by Diecast Masters. Brand new box. Detailed cab interior. Realistic metal tracks. Special gunmetal finish. Opening door onto deck. Detailed interior, exterior. Realistic hoses and grab rails. Rotates 360° on undercarriage. Moveable boom, stick andContinue reading “Hartland Emporium – CAT Caterpillar 390F L Hydraulic Tracked Excavator Gunmetal \Commemorative Series\” 1/50 Diecast Model by Diecast Masters””
Brand new 1:18 scale diecast car model of 1958 Plymouth Fury “Christine” Dirty / Rusted Version die cast car model by Autoworld. Has steerable wheels. Brand new box. Rubber tires. Has working lights. Opening hood, trunk and doors. Made of diecast with some plastic parts. Detailed interior, exterior, engine compartment. Dimensions approximately L-10,W-4,H-3,5 inches.
Today I’m going to focus on diecast metal and resin plastics as these are the 2 main materials used today in making detailed model cars and trucks for collectors to set on their shelves or dioramas. Boom, what’s going on everyone? Our assembly is complete and the models are being shipped to retailers in lastContinue reading “Hartland Emporium – eDIECAST vs RESIN – Which Material Makes Better Model Cars and Trucks?”
Buddy L Toys: A Guide for Collectors of Die Cast Cars Estimated Reading Time: 6 minutes • Last updated: 12.01.20 Few innovations in the the 20th century were as influential as the mass manufacturing of steel. The development of the Bessemer process in the mid 19th century allowed steel to be processed cheaply on a scale scarcely imaginable before. But somewhereContinue reading “Buddy L Toys: A Guide for Collectors of Die Cast Cars”
A Collector’s Guide to Diecast Cars A group of repainted Dinky Toys Bedford and Guy Vans . Sold for £50 via Vectis Auctions Ltd (August 2019).Estimated Reading Time: 7 minutes • Last updated: 12.04.19 Diecast cars are built from zinc alloy — and offer a healthy dose of nostalgia. In the peak of their production, these small-scale cars — typically noContinue reading “Hartland Emporium – A Collector’s Guide to Diecast Cars”
By Brendon Udy – March 31, 2018 14474 Beginner’s Guide to Collecting Diecast Models Diecast models are much more than toys, accurately showcasing the mechanical and historical innovations of the original vehicles. Because they are made of metal, diecast models tend to demonstrate a higher level of detail than plastic counterparts, and also give them greater longevity – aContinue reading “HARTLAND EMPORIUM – BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO COLLECTING DIECAST MODELS”
We have hundreds of different diecast cars and trucks. Name brands including Autoworld, Johnny Lighting, Iconic Replicas, Diecast Masters, First Gear and many, many more. All different price ranges and literally 100’s of choices. Remember all prices including free shipping in the Continental USA.