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    AutoArt 1 18 Racing Vipers

    Been adding to my collection today and purchased the No1 Zackspeed Viper.

    However I was searching ebay and found this one for sale
    http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/AUTOART-DO....c100033.m2042

    Its out of the box and the rear wheel seems to be missing but still a bargain at just $30.00

    It would cost too much for me to get this back to the UK, but thought you guys in the USA might like to jump on this

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    Pic of my collection so far.....IMG_20191016_170052.jpg

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    It was fun tracking them all down over the years. Still great models all this time later.
    -2008 Venom Red ACR Hardcore

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    I'm still looking for the missing ones

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    My sickness has resulted in a few extras as well for reasons I can't explain.

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    -2008 Venom Red ACR Hardcore

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    Well don't they look just GREAT

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    Fatboy

    Nice collection of models, and they're in a really nice case. At the risk of upsetting you, I'm sorry to tell you that a burglar recently broke into your garage and vandalized it; he left a Corvette sign on your wall.
    2015 TA 2.0 Venom Black. 2001 Sapphire Blue Roadster SOLD, 1994 Viper Black Roadster SOLD

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    I used to have them all, but gave a few to customers ---now I want them back, ha,ha! Now you have me thinking it is time for me to go on the hunt for the missing Snakes , too!
    Concierge Coordinator for Luxury and Performance Vehicles within the Woodhouse Auto Family ( now 18 Stores ) Yep, I am still working , ha,ha!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by TA Two Oh View Post
    Fatboy

    Nice collection of models, and they're in a really nice case. At the risk of upsetting you, I'm sorry to tell you that a burglar recently broke into your garage and vandalized it; he left a Corvette sign on your wall.
    Hahahahahahah.
    A LITTLE STORY BV (Before Viper).
    I had my heart set on a C3 Corvette some 20 odd years ago, I kept saving and going to American Car shows and each time I came away from a show thinking to myself I needed to save a bit more money. I then made the mistake of buying the Corvette black book (where you match engines and check specifications against chassis plates). The disease got worse
    One day at a car show my wife said in a throwaway comment, "What about a Cobra"

    So I went out and Bought one ...........So what do you get after a Cobra?........Easy, A Viper! Hello

    I never looked back

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    I collect the Autoart Vipers as well - some of the most detailed diecast I've ever seen. I don't have the complete set but have quite a few. I need to check my list and see where I'm at; quit searching a year or so ago.

    If by chance someone here has these and is looking to sell, PM me.
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    Fatboy, my wife found a model builder who does custom work on these and other brands.

    She gave me this one for my birthday that;s a copy of mine. I've bought 2 more and have had the custom work done for buddies that helped me with my Comp Coupe.


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    1994 Red/Tan RT/10, '99 red ACR- sold, '06 Red/Silver Coupe-RIP, '06 Red/Silver Coupe - Sold, '08 Red/Silver ACR-C sold, 2006 Comp Coupe C-92

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    Quote Originally Posted by RedTanRT/10 View Post
    Fatboy, my wife found a model builder who does custom work on these and other brands.

    She gave me this one for my birthday that;s a copy of mine. I've bought 2 more and have had the custom work done for buddies that helped me with my Comp Coupe.


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    That is a beautiful detailed model. Do you have the contact information for the modeler?

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    Black Pearl, my model comes solid red with a black wing. He does great paint and actually creates the decals

    His name is Butch, he is a senior, that I have never met. Out here in SoCal

    +1 (661) 400-8834
    1994 Red/Tan RT/10, '99 red ACR- sold, '06 Red/Silver Coupe-RIP, '06 Red/Silver Coupe - Sold, '08 Red/Silver ACR-C sold, 2006 Comp Coupe C-92

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    That model is Awesome, what a great present.

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    Great collections! I had a number of these AutoArt cars back in the day while in HS and College...well before my Viper ownership. Sold them all to help fund my move cross country with the wife after college. Would love to pick up a few again to outfit the new home office! I've looked on and off over the years.

    Still have a couple of the little 1/64 Johnny lightning Vipers around.
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