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HOTROD RICK
21-01-14, 11:31 PM
i had these for years and i build them as slot cars been in the show case now for years. :tup:


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spanners
22-01-14, 12:03 AM
,,feckin ell ,, how old are they ? i remeber going to ,goslings new agents n, model shop in marple on a saturday morning when i used tto go to my gran parents and i was allowed to buy with financial help a kit one weekend and the paint n, extra,s the nesxt weekend . i remember the cortina ,, but mine got a re-paint in candy apple red ,,, it survived for many years ,

HOTROD RICK
22-01-14, 12:33 AM
i got all 3 kits unmade boxed as well, there was suppose to be a forth model a vauxhall victor estate custom that never got released which is a shame, i post some more up tomorrow :tup:

spanners
22-01-14, 01:03 AM
i got all 3 kits unmade boxed as well, there was suppose to be a forth model a vauxhall victor estate custom that never got released which is a shame, i post some more up tomorrow :tup:


bet you havnt got a 1936 austin ten ?? kit it would be nice to modify one and build a miniture ,EMILY, :tup:

Plumpcars
22-01-14, 06:25 AM
I used to build the older Airfix kits and modify them. Mini, Mk1 Cortina, Model T. Would glue wheels together to make wider ones and tried a few crap roof chops etc. When I discovered where to buy American kits I was in heaven.

HOTROD RICK
22-01-14, 10:37 AM
sorry emily not got a 36 austin kit but i keep my eyes open. :tup:
bet you havnt got a 1936 austin ten ?? kit it would be nice to modify one and build a miniture ,EMILY, :tup:

HOTROD RICK
22-01-14, 11:25 AM
hi emily did a bit of digging and it seems the only kit made of your car is a white metal kit was not done in plastic heres one i found http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/SOMERVILLE-KITS-AUSTIN-10-CAMBRIDGE-1936-1-43-SCALE-WHITE-METAL-/170993183049 rick.
bet you havnt got a 1936 austin ten ?? kit it would be nice to modify one and build a miniture ,EMILY, :tup:

sjb
07-03-15, 08:48 AM
Would glue wheels together to make wider onesI used to do that-and use car filler to fill the gap lol