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The Office

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Announcements pertaining to the board.
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Picture of the Month 06/2018 Jul 5 2018, 04:13 PM, By carcollector
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New Posts Car Of The Day
Every day a car will be showcased with multiple pictures and information on the real car.
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Car Of The Day: July 21, 2008 50 minutes ago, By atombaum
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New Posts Casting Of The Year
For nominations and eventually polls to determine the forum's favorite new casting of 2016!
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2017 Matchbox Voting Feb 18 2018, 09:53 AM, By craftymore
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The Garage

New Posts Bay 1: Johnny Lightning

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Thunder Wagons Today, 11:04 PM, By corvairjim
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New Posts Bay 2: Hot Wheels

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Superbird Today, 2:24 AM, By Starskii
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New Posts Bay 3: Matchbox

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Mil. Spec. 47 minutes ago, By atombaum
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New Posts Bay 4: GreenLight

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40th Today, 7:42 PM, By pjedsel
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New Posts Bay 5: Tomica

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Random Tomy Selection Today, 2:42 AM, By iLLest
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New Posts Bay 6: M2 Machines

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A Little Bit Pudgie and Cartoonish Today, 11:18 PM, By corvairjim
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New Posts Bay 7: Auto World

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Where has AW gone??? Today, 11:07 PM, By corvairjim
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New Posts Bay 8 Yat Ming

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Random Yatming selection Today, 2:29 AM, By Starskii
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New Posts Bay 9: Majorette

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Random Majorette Pictures Today, 8:31 PM, By microbuss
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New Posts Bay 10: All Other Brands Of Diecast/General Diecast Discussion Impy Impulse Today, 8:41 PM, By microbuss
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Subforums: The Paint Shop: BWF, The Paint Shop: Colored With Flames
New Posts Bay 11: Apparatus Bay
For all things emergency: police, fire, EMS, etc.
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New M2 Machines Today, 6:16 PM, By b2young
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New Posts Bay 12: The Back 40: Agriculture & Construction Diecast
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Speccast Volvo 770 Semi Jul 9 2018, 10:12 PM, By pjedsel
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Customs & Dioramas

New Posts Repair Bay: Customs & Restorations
Concours quality restorations to hot rods, anything goes!
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Styleline Deluxe's Customs Build Thread Today, 9:08 AM, By daniel60
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New Posts Dioramas
Show off your layouts & discuss them/building them
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Display shelf / diorama Jul 11 2018, 01:26 PM, By markkaz
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Subforums: The Junkyard: Projects In Progress
New Posts Crash Car Raceway: Bangers, Demo Derby Cars, Monster Trucks, Tractor Pullers, Mud Boggers, & More
A place for custom banger racers and demolition derby cars.
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New Style VW Bug Jul 2 2018, 09:56 PM, By craftymore
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Collector's Corner

New Posts Collector's Corner
This forum is designed for those who wish to write articles pertaining to small scale diecast.
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Made It!!! Yesterday, 10:07 AM, By MrFutura
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New Posts A To Z Small Scale Toy Cars
Summaries & pictures of all brands of small scale toy cars.
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HERPA Junior 1/66 May 28 2018, 08:01 AM, By EDeKa
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New Posts Car Manufacturers & Small Scale Counterparts
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CONTINENTAL MARK II (US) 1956-1957 Jul 10 2018, 10:02 PM, By corvairjim
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New Posts Inspection Station: Reviews
A place to read and write reviews of your most and least favorite diecast, new or old.

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Lamborghini Miura - Matchbox vs. Hot Wheel… Jul 2 2018, 10:25 PM, By corvairjim
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New Posts Databases
This section is devoted to building comprehensive & interactive picture databases of various brands of diecast. Special consideration has been given to defunct brands and brands that are normally overlooked.
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1084 '84 Corvette Jul 17 2018, 09:37 PM, By Spennyman
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Subforums: Aurora Database, Biante Database, Budgie Database, Efsi Database, Ertl Database, American Muscle Database, Golden Wheel Database, Guisval Database, High Speed Database, Impy Database, Kenner Fast 111s Database, Kidco Database, Lledo Database, Maisto / MC Toy Database, McDonald's Happy Meal Hot Wheels, Mini-Dinky Database, Motor Max Database, Muscle Machines Database, Jesse James, Import Tuners, NASCAR Database (By Driver), Norev Database, Pioneer Database, Playart Database, Racing Champions Database, Collector Series Castings : Mint Series / Hot Rod / Police / Lowriders / etc., Entry-Level Series Castings : Street Wheels / Animation Licensed / etc., Racing Castings (NASCAR, NHRA, Indy, Monster Trucks), Realtoy Database, Revell Database, Road Champs Database, Shelby Database, Summer Database, Tiger Wheels Database, Tomica Database, Tomica Picture Database (1-120, Pocket Cars, Limited, etc.), Tomica Limited Vintage Picture Database (& Tomica Limited Vintage Neo), Topper Johnny Lightning Database, Welly Database, Yat Ming Database, Yat Ming - 800 Series, Yat Ming - 1000 Series, Yat Ming - 1100 & up, Zylmex Database

The Lounge: Diecast Shows & Events

New Posts Keystone CARnival Zone

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Keystone CARnival Event Car Showcase May 13 2018, 11:03 PM, By Swifty
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New Posts MC International Gathering of Friends Convention
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ABQ roommate wanted Jul 8 2018, 11:49 AM, By Chris W
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New Posts All Other Shows & Events
For all other shows & events!
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ToyMan Toy Show, St. Louis, MO. Jul 2 2018, 01:37 PM, By webestang64
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New Posts PMCC: Pennsylvania Matchbox Collectors Club
Information on the PMCC including meeting dates, local toy shows, and more.

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Gonna Take The Plunge Jul 8 2018, 11:35 PM, By corvairjim
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New Posts Illinois Matchbox Collectors Club
Information on the IMCC including meeting dates, local toy shows, and more.

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IMCC MEETING SATURDAY 2/25/17 Feb 19 2017, 12:59 PM, By bobneumann
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Parking Lot

New Posts Free Parking: Off Topic
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The Random Thread Today, 11:28 PM, By Swifty
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New Posts Real Rides
A place to discuss and show pictures of 1:1 cars.
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Cars Spotted Today, 10:22 PM, By microbuss
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New Posts The Showroom
Post your pictures here. Keep it clean, but aside from that, anything goes.
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250 TR's latest finds 10 minutes ago, By Tyrolese
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New Member Validation Jul 9 2018, 11:09 PM, By accobra64
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Subforums: Theme Zone
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