Regular Treasure Hunts

Today (24 January 2015), I found a Regular Treasure Hunt: Stockar. In Tbilisi, I only know of one shop which sells long carded Hot Wheels – Hobby Shop on Pekini Street. Hobby Shop has helpful assistants but high prices (5 lari 90 about $3 for a car) and limited stock. On short cards I have…

Monthly Acquisitions: January 2015

The first eleven days saw only two models bought. The first a 1:32 scale Peugeot 307. The second model was a Soviet made Lada 2107. I don’t intend keeping this, once I’ve found a suitable means of sending it, it is going to Estonia. I was quite surprised by my restraint. Then I bought a couple of…

More Pick-Ups

When I posted earlier in July 2013 about Pick-Ups, I had just six. Now I have picked up a few more. This month in addition to Fig Rig, I bought a Hot Wheels ’72 Ford Ranchero, a low sleek Pick-Up. Recent additions (all Hot Wheels) include a Jeep Scrambler, Custom ’69 Chevy Pick-Up (with flame tampos), Fig Rig…

New for 2015. Peugeot 307

Three days into the New Year I had a craving a for a new model car, am I an addict going cold turkey, four days without a new model car? New Year. New model. New-Ray. New I went into the city centre, too late for Drybridge Market, most of the sellers had packed away their…

Eaglemoss (Ferrari Collection)

Originally posted on jimholroyd diecast collector:
Eaglemoss, like DeAgostini, has a magazine and a 1:43 scale model car. There were 80 scheduled issues of the Ferrari Collection, I purchased one copy of the magazine for 25 lari ($14.16, the cover price:399 roubles), the edition with the Ferrari Testarossa (#10). I also picked up a 1962…