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Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 7, 2018, Part 1/2

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Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 7, 2018, Part 1/2

Postby Pomse2001 » Fri Feb 16, 2018 10:22 am

Die Cast Toys Land Speeder:

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I do not collect Die cast toys, but a few years ago I found 2 die cast landspeeder in a childhood collection. I sold them here on the forum. So I am sure that some of you guys can show some fantastic pictures of the die cast landspeeder :D
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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 7, 2018, Part 1/2

Postby Cardbackkid » Fri Feb 16, 2018 11:14 am

I don’t currently own any diecast but have had some in the past and I do regret selling them tbh , I think they are a fantastic line and the playability is great ! Up there with the figures I’d say .... I will put a loose run of diecast together one day :)

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 7, 2018, Part 1/2

Postby apack7229 » Fri Feb 16, 2018 1:03 pm

Here's the one I have.
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Postby Pomse2001 » Fri Feb 16, 2018 1:28 pm

Cardbackkid wrote:I don’t currently own any diecast but have had some in the past and I do regret selling them tbh , I think they are a fantastic line and the playability is great ! Up there with the figures I’d say .... I will put a loose run of diecast together one day :)


I hope you will share it in the thread, when you find it, good luck with the hunt :wink:

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 7, 2018, Part 1/2

Postby Pomse2001 » Fri Feb 16, 2018 1:30 pm

apack7229 wrote:Here's the one I have.


Alex, that is a beautiful landspeeder that you have, so do you have all the die cast vehicles ?

is it missing the glass ? :?

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 7, 2018, Part 1/2

Postby apack7229 » Fri Feb 16, 2018 2:47 pm

No I only have the star destroyer, xwing, and the landspeeder. Still trying to find a cheap slave 1. The landspeeder is missing the windshield.
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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 7, 2018, Part 1/2

Postby Cazza » Fri Feb 16, 2018 4:46 pm

Here's mine. Not had it long- picked it up at a local toy fair, along with Slave 1 for a very good price ;)
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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 7, 2018, Part 1/2

Postby Snaketibe » Fri Feb 16, 2018 7:34 pm

Cazza wrote:Here's mine. Not had it long- picked it up at a local toy fair, along with Slave 1 for a very good price ;)20180216_164339.jpg

That's a nice looking Landspeeder! I've never collected die cast, but I've always liked the look of most of them, including this one. Thanks for posting :-)

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Postby Cazza » Fri Feb 16, 2018 9:28 pm

Thanks mate :) Wasn't expecting to find any decent SW stuff at the local toy fair, but one dealer had this and a very nice diecast Slave 1. He also had a mint, unused Action Man free gift leaflet that was perfect for my childhood focus. Did them all for £24 IIRC, so a pretty good deal all in.

Could easily get into diecast stuff. Never had them as a kid, but remember my friends having them and seeing them in shops. Some boxed Palitoy ones would be nice...
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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 7, 2018, Part 1/2

Postby peekaygee73 » Sat Feb 17, 2018 10:26 am

Nice Land Speeder, and that's a fantastic price on those three items!

I do have a die-cast Land Speeder, but it's currently hovering its way across from the US!

(Edited for use of the phrase 'great price'. I feel so dirty).

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Postby spoons » Sat Feb 17, 2018 2:36 pm

some nice loosies on here

Justin should be posting here, he has them all!

But until he does, here's a holiday snap from Spain last year and my Palitoy and Harbert carded (Harbert's a partial reseal)

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 7, 2018, Part 1/2

Postby Mini99 » Sat Feb 17, 2018 4:31 pm

That Land Speeder in the desert set up looks great, really makes the Land Speeder come alive.
And that Palitoy card looks shop fresh, nice collection.

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 7, 2018, Part 1/2

Postby Pomse2001 » Sun Feb 18, 2018 5:40 pm

apack7229 wrote:No I only have the star destroyer, xwing, and the landspeeder. Still trying to find a cheap slave 1. The landspeeder is missing the windshield.


ok good luck with the hunt, I hope you find a slave 1 and the windshield :D

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 7, 2018, Part 1/2

Postby Pomse2001 » Sun Feb 18, 2018 5:41 pm

Cazza wrote:Here's mine. Not had it long- picked it up at a local toy fair, along with Slave 1 for a very good price ;)20180216_164339.jpg


That is a very nice landspeeder, beautiful item you have 8)

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 7, 2018, Part 1/2

Postby Pomse2001 » Sun Feb 18, 2018 5:50 pm

spoons wrote:some nice loosies on here

Justin should be posting here, he has them all!

But until he does, here's a holiday snap from Spain last year and my Palitoy and Harbert carded (Harbert's a partial reseal)

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Harbert Hover Scooter front.JPG
Pal Landspeeder front.JPG


Wow andy, it looks awesome with that landspeeder in spain, just like in the movies 8)

Also a fantastic palitoy moc and a harbert partial reseal, I did not know Harbert also did Diecast :shock:


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