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Die-cast model perfection

By CheeJun on 27 May 2010

Attached Image The mighty F430 Scuderia
Most of us dream of owning supercars when we're kids, and of course, only a handful of those young ones actually grow up to own one, or more than one if they're fortunate enough. What about the rest of us? Some carry on with their normal lives with the same passion for cars but never really get to spend the money on their dream cars, while others find an alternative method: Model cars.

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My Mercedes 300SL..

It is an expensive hobby. One of the premium quality cars can cost from S$150 and the sky's the limit (for the 1:18 scale models). Even the smaller models in scales like 1:43 can cost up to S$1500 (MR Collection's 1/43 Ferrari FXX Scuderia with Vincenzo Bosica) because of its rarity and attention to details. Scale models allow collectors and car enthusiasts to 'live their dream' of owning supercars or their dream cars by paying a fraction of the price to own a piece of finely shaped metal in their closet that adds to some extent, aesthetic value to their home.

This man in particular, has probably the greatest collection of photos of his scale models. This is by far, the most incredible set of photos that I've seen on the Net. So check out the link below, and be inspired by his immaculate attention to detail with regards to the setting, his set, and his models. It is stunning! You'd never know they were models until you see the 'revelation' photos..

Click here!

die cast models, photography and 1 more...

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Cheejun
Written by Cheejun
Hi everyone, I’m Chee Jun and cars have always been a passion for me since young and writing about them is one way to express myself in the motoring world.



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Icyfreakass May 27 2010 06:45 PM
Kena error message.

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CheeJun May 27 2010 11:49 PM
alright i've fixed it!
Macrosszero May 28 2010 05:21 PM
The only thing is there's not a single human in the dioramas, which makes it pretty spooky.
Subcrew Jun 20 2010 06:57 PM
i have that SL gullwing model car!
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