22 February 2021
Plus: , Amy Johnson, Matchbox Scorpions – read the stories and more in the latest issue of Diecast Collector
With both the London and Nuremberg trade fairs being either cancelled or postponed, we’ve put together news of manufacturer product launches on social media. Oxford Diecast reveals its next batch of 2021 releases, unveiling some great new tooling – we detail over 50 of the announcements.
We remember the amazing aviatrix, Amy Johnson, on the occasion of the 80th anniversary of her tragic death. ver manufactured in period, we show you how to make a Foden Hook-loader using a vintage Dinky truck as a starting point. We also take a look at Jaws by Tomica, Matchbox Scorpions, the latest cruise ship by Siku, and the only aircraft made by NZG.
All your regular favourites are there too, of course, including Desert Island Diecasts, collecting Matchbox Superfast by number, vintage Dinky of the month, our monthly glimpse into the editor’s collection, and brand new model releases detailed and reviewed. There’s also the latest industry news, plus auction news and price guides, and readers’ letters – it’s another bumper issue packed with all manner of things new and old in the world of diecast.