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Restoring Diecast - Baseplate 0

How to replace the baseplate

The is the first ‘How To’ article in a planned series and for the first article I thought we should build on some of our previous articles where we have talked about ‘reproduction parts’,...

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MB1226 : ’19 Ford Mustang Coupe

Model Details Brand Ford Model Mustang Coupe (2019) Matchbox Catalog Entry: MB1226 I think I have found my favourite Matchbox of 2021 and so early in the year. I really think it will be...

Matchbox MB1248 : 1979 Chevy Nova 0

MB1248 : 1979 Chevy Nova

Model Details Brand: Chevrolet Model Nova (1979) Matchbox Catalog Entry: MB1248 Introducing the 1979 Chevrolet Nova, a new casting for 2021 and its first outing is at #22 in the 2021 basic range. The...

Matchbox MB1228 : 1957 Dodge Sweptside D100 0

MB1228 : 1957 Dodge Sweptside D100

Model Details Brand: Dodge Model: D-100 Sweptside Matchbox Catalog Entry: MB1228 A new casting for 2021 is another great candidate for the old ‘Models of Yesteryear’ range, not sure why Mattel insist on creating...

Matchbox MB1094 : 1956 Jaguar XK140 Roadster 0

MB1094 : 1956 Jaguar XK140 Roadster

Model Details Brand: Jaguar Model: XK140 Roadster Matchbox Catalog Entry: MB1094 Another classic enters the 2021 basic range at #84 and in steel blue it really looks nice.  At first I wasn’t too sure...

Restoring Diecast - HELP! 0

5 Diecast restoration tips

We have all found that old model at a flea market that we had searched for years to find and now we have it there are some things we need to do to make...

Matchbox MB784 : Jeep Willys 0

MB784 : Jeep Willys

Model Details Brand: Jeep Model: Willys Matchbox Catalog Entry: MB784 The Jeep Willys has surely got to be considered a classic all around the world, this vehicle and its stand out design has been...

Matchbox MB611 : Nissan Z 0

MB611 : Nissan Z

Model Details Brand: Nissan Model: 350Z Matchbox Catalog Entry: MB611 Returning to the Matchbox lineup in 2021 after a 13 year absence we have the MB611 : Nissan Z or as it is now...