Contents October 2017 vol. 32 | no. 10 | whole numberr 363 16 New Releases Champagne taste, lemonade money? We’ve got models to suit all budgets in this month’s New Releases section
New Releases leases
The latestt iissues, all reviewed and rated so that you know the score
Including a look at the first models in the new TRI-Nations truck series from Tekno and lots more besides...
32 Desert Island Diecast
We present two more of your fellow collectors with some tough choices
Find out what’s currently happening in our little world
38 Captain Scarlet showcase As the show celebrates 50 years since launch, we fast forward you into the future via some collectable blasts from the past
42 Captain Scarlet competition Your chance to win an array of amazing prizes in this month’s exclusive competition
Desert Island Diecast
Two more of your fellow collectors are called upon to make some very tough personal decisions...
44 Mad for Matchbox Mark Amies explains why he takes great pride in being one of a group of men who are very serious indeed about toy cars
70 Auction news Prepare to be shocked by how much that 1960s’ Hot Wheels pocket money toy featured on our front cover changed hands for and stay bang up to date with lots more secondary market realisations
46 Early post-war Dinky Toys Clive Unsworth treats us to a look at the smooth-hubbed stunners in his own magnificent collection
52 Same car, different scale Part 2 74 Your letters Steve Coles reveals more match results, sharing some of the perfect little and large display partners that adorn his shelves
The hottest topics in the hobby debated, with views aired, information shared and some first class projects showcased
59 From toys to men...
79 Swapmeets & events
Stephen Paul Hardy reflects on his involvement in the hobby during the pre-tech years
Find out what’s on where, and when...
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A spectacular showcase of collectables, followed by your chance to win goodies galore in this month’s month s exclusive competition..
Gary Fry explains why he feels the introduction of eBay’s Global Shipping Programme is now adversely affecting the way he collects
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Captain Scarlet 50th anniversary celebrations
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64 Dinky tippers & dumpers Part 2 Michael Driver revisits more of the toybox classics so loaded with play value
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