my last acquisition

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lucakiki
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my last acquisition

Post by lucakiki » Sat May 21, 2011 7:26 am

Here is my last acquisition: a scarce 1:43 die-cast jeep made in Belgium in the early fifties by Gasquy-Septoy.
The wheels are not original, but luckily I have a wreck with original cast all metal wheels that I can use.

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WillysMB#344142 6-19-44 Navy N.S.Blue Grey
45 Bantam T-3 #57248 1-10-45
42 Willys MB-T #13560 11-42
43 Willys MB-T # 25417 4-43
Way too many WWII military tools,hopefully thinning down,and way too many posts...

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Re: my last acquisition

Post by mdeevl » Fri May 27, 2011 8:01 am

Very nice!

Were they originally bare metal like yours?
Post a pic when it has it's original wheels back.

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Re: my last acquisition

Post by hell-fire » Sun May 29, 2011 3:47 am

Nice one Luca,

Lucky you have a parts Jeep handy to complete it.
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1942 Willys MB-BRT 135673 D.O.D. 4-16-42 Now 97% finished
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