Big things with little cars
Big things with little cars
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Well that was unexpected... HAWL

It’s still pretty cold here in Vermont and Yard Sale season is close, yet not quite here yet. Still, there was a yard sale advertised nearby today and we decided to pay a visit. Nothing good... BUT it got us out of the house and rolling which is good because I’ve been addicted to Fallout 4 and my wife is equally knees-deep in Skyrim. Good to get our lazy nerd asses out and about from time to time.

The yard sale was a bust so we drove down to Mass to look at some used cars and hit random flea markets & antique shops. It was a good trip! I scored all these cars for $1 ea or .50 ea. Lots of unexpected Redlines in bins and buckets. Enjoy the photodump.

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This is probably my favorite find. Very minty Majorette Alpine A310. Excellent condition. I’ve wanted one of these for my collection for a while.
This is probably my favorite find. Very minty Majorette Alpine A310. Excellent condition. I’ve wanted one of these for my collection for a while.
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Not quite as minty... but still cool Majorette Mercedes 450SE
Not quite as minty... but still cool Majorette Mercedes 450SE
Yatming Audi Rally car.
Yatming Audi Rally car.
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Zylmex Ford Mark IV
Zylmex Ford Mark IV
Very Rough Porsche Carrera 6 by Corgi
Very Rough Porsche Carrera 6 by Corgi
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Guisval Masirus Deutz. A pretty rare find here in the states.
Guisval Masirus Deutz. A pretty rare find here in the states.
Matchbox Renault 17
Matchbox Renault 17
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Matchbox Monteverdi
Matchbox Monteverdi
yeahhhhhhh Toyota MR2.
yeahhhhhhh Toyota MR2.
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Very rough Mbx Baja Bouncer. might restore this one.
Very rough Mbx Baja Bouncer. might restore this one.
Haha Cooter. Chevy Fleetside by ERTL
Haha Cooter. Chevy Fleetside by ERTL
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MBX Mercury Wagon
MBX Mercury Wagon
Matchbox Toyota Celica GT Dragsters
Matchbox Toyota Celica GT Dragsters
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HW Ultra Hots Redliner
HW Ultra Hots Redliner
HW Sizzlers Van
HW Sizzlers Van
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Good times indeed. Minitrek Camper.
Good times indeed. Minitrek Camper.
It rolls in circles... which is ideal anyways.
It rolls in circles... which is ideal anyways.
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Redline stocker
Redline stocker
Redline Fleetside
Redline Fleetside
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SideKick
SideKick
Betnik Bandit. Dome is cracked but the engine isnt missing. which is cool
Betnik Bandit. Dome is cracked but the engine isnt missing. which is cool
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hotwheels Revvers? never heard or seen these before. Very odd.
hotwheels Revvers? never heard or seen these before. Very odd.
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Redline Gremlin <3 It’s pretty rough. but I love it anyways.
Redline Gremlin <3 It’s pretty rough. but I love it anyways.

Next up... this truck is waaaaaaaaaay outside my normal collecting habits. But I could not resist. It ticks all the right boxes for me. Since I volunteer at a cat shelter, my love for cars and cats are pretty equal. So, when I saw this odd, unimog-like, off road beast with an ad on the side featuring a rather charming looking feline, it had to come home with me. I am not entirely sure what the product is or who makes this truck. There’s no company marking on the bottom and it’s mostly metal construction. It has a winding rod on the side next to the rear tires and a clockwork motor for forward propulsion. IT’S FREAKING ADORABLE!!! and may go on the shelf with my autoart cars <3

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Thanks for looking! Can’t wait for engine week to start!

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