i know what u mean my collecting started with the viper and has just progressed from there im afraid to admit it mine are all shelf queens just to look at and
over its the colour i think i do not like the gaugemaster logo on the newer models (why is this )makes em look a little tacky
dont get me wrong i am not just a collector i use a lot of my cars but the fly uk ltd edition range sits in the stands im afraid all dressed up with nowhere to go!
QUOTE (Swissracer @ 18 Apr 2004, 15:34)Actually it was around a third of the £300 I heard one go for.
I guess simply trusting in Ebay is a bad move
Sound advice, Swiss!
Though I must admit to being guilty of feeling smug when I see things going for crazy prices on there. That Escort Mexico that sold for a four figure sum, had me calculating that I am sitting on about 20 grands worth
In fairness it is possible to pick up some bargains on Ebay, self discipline is the biggest requirement!
QUOTE (Swissracer @ 18 Apr 2004, 17:02)QUOTE In fairness it is possible to pick up some bargains on Ebay, self discipline is the biggest requirement!
Damn straight. FLY Panoz for £14 inc. postage. Yay!
And then I went and bought a powerbase that was useless to me. The rough with the smooth I suppose
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