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Gold Leader 07-02-2019 03:03 AM

What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find?
 
Hello all

Since such a thread isn't here at the 1:200 section but only in the 1:400 section, I thought why not make one for us 1:200 collectors as well.

In this you can make a post of a 1:200 aircraft model you are striving to search for but alas sadly can't find, them frustrations right? XD

So maybe such a thread can be of use, as we can help each other find these hard to seek items maybe?
That is if someone at this large community can Direct Message aka private Message that one person and maybe help them out, that is if they have what that person is seeking all that time.

Dunno how this will all go, but I had an OK feeling that such a topic can be of good use :)


Anyways I have not found it yet is this one:

Boeing 747-2D7B
Thai Airways International "Classic Livery 1979-1996"
HS-TGA "Visuthakasatriya"
Scale 1:200
Inflight 200


https://abload.de/img/hs-tgaasfj6r.jpg

And as optional this one, same plane other reg:

Boeing 747-2D7B
Thai Airways International "Classic Livery 1979-1996"
HS-TGB "
Sirisobhakya"
Scale 1:200
Inflight 200


https://abload.de/img/thaihs-tgbz0kt2.jpg

Either of those is welcome, DM me if anyone has one.

Tiger320 07-02-2019 08:21 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
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I have a few that Iím finding hard to find and I doubt I will ever will. Had them years ago ,sold them and now I searching for them again.

1. Ansett ANA 1/200 Electra

Tiger320 07-02-2019 08:23 AM

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TAA coral islander 1/200

Tiger320 07-02-2019 08:25 AM

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TAA Sunbird 1/200 Catalina

dennypayne 07-02-2019 08:52 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
I've been searching for the GJ American polished (bare metal) 757 at a reasonable price for years - at this point I'm just hoping they will produce another one. And I recently worked out that I flew on a Delta MD-11 in the Ron Allen colors so I'm trying to find the SMA version of that as well, and that has proven difficult.

DirtyBird 07-02-2019 09:02 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Gemini Jets Mohawk CV-440...I think they only made two of them!

Sean's AA DC-10 07-02-2019 09:21 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
I’m another for the Gemini AA 757 polished. Would really love to add one to my 80s/90s American Airlines collection.

I’d always like to catch a United Airlines 727-100 N7001U.

Baerke 07-02-2019 09:22 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Nice topic Gold Leader! For me hard to find are;

Lockheed L1011 house colors, inflight 200
Boeing 747-8 -1500th 747 Lufthansa, phoenix 200
Airbus A300F UPS, gemini 200
Boeing 727-100 Sabena delivery-colours, hogan 200
Boeing 747-400F UPS, gemini 200

But luckily now and then a re release is very helpfull!

Surinam Air 747 07-02-2019 09:33 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
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JC Wings KLM MD-11 'Last Flight'

Agent X20 07-02-2019 10:51 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by Tiger320 (Post 2705784)
TAA Sunbird 1/200 Catalina

Ah yes... one ( or more) of my photos where the copyright mark gets erased and someone else taking credit....:D

If I can remember.. that's the hard bit .... and if I ever find it again.. I'll give you a shout... :)

ukjohna 07-02-2019 11:17 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Skyline Models Caledonian Airways DC-10-30 1:200 - NA - ID#10193 and
Skyline Models Caledonian Airways L-1011-100 1:200 - NA - ID#10192

Both so rare that there isn’t even a picture of them in the database here. I know that this DB is hopelessly out of date, but these are old models, back from when the DB was being regularly updated.

...if anyone has one, you know what to do...

callume190 07-02-2019 01:41 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Gemini 200 Lufthansa Retro B747-800 D-ABYT
Impossible to find one close to home and whenever Iíve seen available abroad itís £300+!!
Sad times

Habu968 07-02-2019 04:16 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Mine was the Inflight 200 L-1011 roll out colors.....

tjwgrr 07-02-2019 04:45 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Delta DC-8-61..... um, wait, no one has done any 1:200 -61's in diecast.


https://imgproc.airliners.net/photos...4836.jpg?v=v40

xaahl 07-02-2019 05:08 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Inflight200 L-1011 House Colors
Inflight200 B727-Roll Out


A re-release would be a good idea :)

Baerke 07-02-2019 05:22 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
I see a high demand of Tristar house colors here ;) Come on Inflight, the proto 747 is re released numerous times..

xaahl 07-02-2019 06:48 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by Baerke (Post 2705914)
I see a high demand of Tristar house colors here ;) Come on Inflight, the proto 747 is re released numerous times..


Yeah why not Inflight200??? ;);)

NYCAAer 07-02-2019 07:03 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by DirtyBird (Post 2705794)
Gemini Jets Mohawk CV-440...I think they only made two of them!

I saw one that went up for auction last year on eBay. It wasnít popular, I guess. I watched the auction and it sold at a low price.

billville 07-02-2019 07:31 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
GJ Lufthansa 747-8i in the classic livery. The last one I found was going for $400+ on eBay recently.

*sigh*

DC8-dude 07-02-2019 07:48 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by DirtyBird (Post 2705794)
Gemini Jets Mohawk CV-440...I think they only made two of them!

hahaha.... LOL

I feel the same about the Frontier CV-580 (G2FFT259), impossible to find...
Hey Russ.... tell your sorry azz brother to do another run of these Convair prop jobs!

Mr Burns 07-02-2019 08:26 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
I love this thread Gold Leader :)

I have been looking for these two 1/200 models for what seems like forever,

#1: SIA A340-500, Last Flight, 9V-SGE, JC Wings, XX2336
#2: Lufthansa Boeing 720, D-ABOP, Aeroclassics 200, ACDABOP

If someone has one for sale, PM me.
If not, hopefully JC and AC will rerelease these.

turbochop 07-02-2019 10:03 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Inflight / Bluebox ANA 747-400 BBOXANA03

DC-10_Tony 07-02-2019 10:22 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by dennypayne (Post 2705792)
I've been searching for the GJ American polished (bare metal) 757 at a reasonable price for years - at this point I'm just hoping they will produce another one. And I recently worked out that I flew on a Delta MD-11 in the Ron Allen colors so I'm trying to find the SMA version of that as well, and that has proven difficult.

You'd have to ask CV, but I don't think Gemini is at all interested in reissuing the beloved 757-200 in our favorite classic liveries. He himself had to search his own closet to finally get one. (lol) Seriously though, Gemini seems to have no desire whatsoever to cater to us '80s enthusiasts. Tragic.

Gold Leader 07-03-2019 01:44 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Well I'm glad you all love this thread, the idea was that the 1:400 guys have a topic like this but us 1:200 guys didn't so I had to do something about that right :)

Hereby I just hope we can help each other seek what we are missing and eventually fill in the gaps that way, we are a community after all so we might as well stick together and find our lost dreams :cool:

Rock on guys I too will try seeking your lost treasures so hopefully I too can be of aid :)

Mark22 07-03-2019 02:16 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
For some reason, I just can't find the KLM 747-200SUD PH-BUK, even though it was released not that long ago by IF200 I believe. If anyone has one for sale, please send me a PM :D

Baerke 07-03-2019 03:48 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
PH-BUK was a very popular model that sold out quick, maybe it has something to do with the fact that the real BUK is preserved in the Lelystad Aviodrome allthough she hasn't got the polished belly anymore but the later grey belly.

Mark22 07-03-2019 04:31 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by Baerke (Post 2705992)
PH-BUK was a very popular model that sold out quick, maybe it has something to do with the fact that the real BUK is preserved in the Lelystad Aviodrome allthough she hasn't got the polished belly anymore but the later grey belly.

That's also probably why no one wants to sell it. I want one too for nostalgic reasons, but it looks like I am not the only one :(

BPanio 07-03-2019 10:27 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
I'm somewhat new to this scale so haven't had a tough time finding anything but I am trying to find an Air Canada Express new colours CRJ and a Jazz Dash 8

DouglasDC5 07-03-2019 11:48 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Still looking for the much maligned (on this forum) first Herpa release An-224 with red stripes.

ZuluLima 07-03-2019 12:18 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
I'm hoping at least one of these hasn't been made into a custom yet

https://www.eztoys.com/media/catalog...c2wht121_3.jpg

Gold Leader 07-03-2019 01:18 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by Mark22 (Post 2705994)
That's also probably why no one wants to sell it. I want one too for nostalgic reasons, but it looks like I am not the only one :(

Well you can come visit the Aviodrome and I can give you a tour I am partial owner of the real PH-BUK at the Aviodrome, you can read my review of it here:
https://www.diecastaircraftforum.com...ud-ph-buk.html

My therapist knows the owner and she arranged a Limitless VIP access and partial owner of their B747 :cool:
PH-BUK currently wears the KLM/Northwest Livery which was applied in 1995 and was used throughout to 2010.

Mark22 07-03-2019 03:39 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by Gold Leader (Post 2706076)
Well you can come visit the Aviodrome and I can give you a tour I am partial owner of the real PH-BUK at the Aviodrome, you can read my review of it here:
https://www.diecastaircraftforum.com...ud-ph-buk.html

My therapist knows the owner and she arranged a Limitless VIP access and partial owner of their B747 :cool:
PH-BUK currently wears the KLM/Northwest Livery which was applied in 1995 and was used throughout to 2010.

I have visited the PH-BUK a few times already, for some reason as a kid I was always scared that the plane would take off because of the sound you hear inside :D

But yeah I would really like to have my own little PH-BUK at home, just to remember the first time I saw that giant machine parked outside ;)

Gold Leader 07-03-2019 05:17 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Well I'll keep a lookout tho, you could try asking Dai Kong aka Raymond Lim, he might have one for ya :cool:

Peterpiloto 07-03-2019 06:08 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
1. IF200 Philippine Airlines 747-4F6 RP-C7471

https://www.modelsnavigator.com/imag...31-840x580.jpg
http://www.theairplanecollection.com...0&bh=550&h=550

PALís first 744. Had four flights with this one. First was SFO-HNL-MNL back in May 2004; MNL-HKG, and HKG-MNL on May 2010. This was also my last ride with the queen back in January 2014 routing SFO-GUM-MNL. She was retired a few months later

2. AV200 Cebu Pacific DC-9-32 RP-C1536 ďCentennialĒ

https://hobbydb-production.s3.amazon...14ace60655.jpg
https://hobbydb-production.s3.amazon...192e58bfe8.jpg

3. AV200 Philippine Airlines 737-332 RP-C4007

https://www.jetcollector.com/mm5/gra.../AV2733010.jpg

4. IF200 Philippine Airlines DC-10-30 RP-C2114

https://ae01.alicdn.com/kf/HTB1gXqkI...270bb28d5fbb45
https://ae01.alicdn.com/kf/HTB1kUV9I...d8a7b290cbef2a

alexara27 07-03-2019 10:37 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by turbochop (Post 2705966)
Inflight / Bluebox ANA 747-400 BBOXANA03

The one with winglets or without winglets for domestic routes ?

I've seen one (with no winglets) on ebay. I guess you can try to offer 100 USD for this + shipping.
I just purchased Aeroflot 77W from this guy, price was the same as ANA 139.00, I offered 100USD + shipping and he accepted (now model is on the way), the only one sad thing for me is the shipping which is expensive (over 50 USD).

https://www.ebay.com/itm/EXTREMELY-R...cAAOSw301dG-TV

Also, I've seen one guy [here in Korea] was trying to sell ANA 744 with winglets for pretty long time. He started with 230 USD but then dropped the price to 145 USD.

So I believe you can have both of this models sooner or later.

Gold Leader 07-04-2019 03:35 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by alexara27 (Post 2706172)
The one with winglets or without winglets for domestic routes ?

I've seen one (with no winglets) on ebay. I guess you can try to offer 100 USD for this + shipping.
I just purchased Aeroflot 77W from this guy, price was the same as ANA 139.00, I offered 100USD + shipping and he accepted (now model is on the way), the only one sad thing for me is the shipping which is expensive (over 50 USD).

https://www.ebay.com/itm/EXTREMELY-RARE-NIB-BLUE-BOX-ANA-747-400-1-200-BBOXANA02/113805198304?hash=item1a7f5183e0:g:YxcAAOSw301dG-TV

Also, I've seen one guy [here in Korea] was trying to sell ANA 744 with winglets for pretty long time. He started with 230 USD but then dropped the price to 145 USD.

So I believe you can have both of this models sooner or later.

BBOXANA02 is the one without Winglets but BOBANA03 is with winglets.

BBOXANA02 is an ANA B747-481D (D for Domestic)
https://abload.de/img/bboxana02-b747-400-2kok0s.jpg

BBOXANA03 is an ANA B747-481W (W for Winglets)
https://abload.de/img/bboxana03_37ykar.jpg

Just the clarity to avoid confusion, found this out later myself as well :cool:

turbochop 07-04-2019 07:36 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by alexara27 (Post 2706172)
The one with winglets or without winglets for domestic routes ?

I've seen one (with no winglets) on ebay. I guess you can try to offer 100 USD for this + shipping.
I just purchased Aeroflot 77W from this guy, price was the same as ANA 139.00, I offered 100USD + shipping and he accepted (now model is on the way), the only one sad thing for me is the shipping which is expensive (over 50 USD).

https://www.ebay.com/itm/EXTREMELY-R...cAAOSw301dG-TV

Also, I've seen one guy [here in Korea] was trying to sell ANA 744 with winglets for pretty long time. He started with 230 USD but then dropped the price to 145 USD.

So I believe you can have both of this models sooner or later.

The winglet version... if you can send me the contact for the Korean fellow, I'd be most thankful. :envy:

turbochop 07-04-2019 07:37 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by Gold Leader (Post 2706218)
BBOXANA02 is the one without Winglets but BOBANA03 is with winglets.

BBOXANA02 is an ANA B747-481D (D for Domestic)
https://abload.de/img/bboxana02-b747-400-2kok0s.jpg

BBOXANA03 is an ANA B747-481W (W for Winglets)
https://abload.de/img/bboxana03_37ykar.jpg

Just the clarity to avoid confusion, found this out later myself as well :cool:

Thank you! :envy:

Gold Leader 07-04-2019 04:18 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Yeah no worries B747's are really the one aircraft I love most, so feel free to ask me everything related to them such as different types and such.

There can only be one true Queen of the Skies that is of course the one and only Boeing 747 Jumbo Jet and nothing else :cool:

Aussiejets 07-05-2019 07:46 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
This one but I am hoping that JCW will do it


https://www.diecastaircraftforum.com...7-p1020587.jpg

Habu968 07-05-2019 11:04 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by Aussiejets (Post 2706544)
This one but I am hoping that JCW will do it


https://www.diecastaircraftforum.com...7-p1020587.jpg

Agree 100%.

Kelso49 07-05-2019 05:28 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Right here in my signature, the Cal Air.

United Airlines DC 10-30 Small World 1970s Stars Bars Friend Ship SWD10UTDS N1802U

I'd also like to the land the VA 747 Maiden Voyager by Small World.

YULsee26 07-06-2019 10:59 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Here are the models I wish I could get my hands on:

JC Wings Olympic Q400 (JC2OAL176) - SX-OBA:


https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/...b44d7c59_b.jpg

JC Wings TAP A319 (JC2TAP455) - CS-TTQ:

https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/...c3df6cb9_b.jpg

NutcrackerATCZDC 07-06-2019 11:02 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
2 JFox United large-titled Saul Bass Livery models:


B747-400

DC-10-10

jcahea 07-06-2019 11:21 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
One I don't want to buy!

I have the ANA 747. She's a beaut! I had the JAL Anniversary and regrettably sold it. Funny how I got bored with it when I had it and now miss it now that she is gone...I guess women are like that as well! LOL

AirlinerFan 07-06-2019 01:34 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Gemini jets US Airways 757 in the standard livery. Can't find one anywhere.....

Tu-154M 07-08-2019 12:34 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Gemini Jets FedEx MD-11....I know it sometimes shows up but always miss it. And I prefer to find one within Europe. I work on that plane regulary and even flown on one, so it's my most wanted.

TheMadMajor 07-08-2019 06:51 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Gemini200 Qatar A380. Seems to be rare as rocking-horse poop :cry:

Pronto 07-09-2019 11:20 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Hmmm...proof I have too many models...some of these above are sitting on my shelves...
But, I did miss out on that JAL "Hawaii" 747-400...

SeanGulden 07-09-2019 01:54 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Both of the Gemini Lufthansa 748s, retro and regular. Can't find them anywhere for a reasonable amount.

Stroppendorfer 07-10-2019 03:35 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
For me also Lufthansa 747-8 in regular colors.
425 USD with 500 shipping is too much for me.

Giratina 07-10-2019 04:39 PM

Skyline northwest BAe jetstream 31 is my #1. Also a reasonably priced falcon trijet diecast

C141*Lifter 07-11-2019 01:13 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
GJ American Eagle ERJ-145 in original colors.

Harvey

Ajay1 07-13-2019 11:26 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
An Air New Zealand DC8 1:200

DC-10_Tony 07-14-2019 01:58 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
At the moment, the InFlight200 Eastern Air Lines polished L-1011. I should have picked it up when it was on preorder, but of course I was stupid.

turbochop 07-18-2019 01:47 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Well... it happened. :D :D :D :D :D

http://www.canyonero.com/files/1563472016.jpg

sddjd 07-18-2019 04:08 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
JAL 747-400 "Arc of the Sun" livery from 2002-2011 in diecast (ie Inflight, GJ, etc).

Cannot seem to find anything beyond the Hawaii 50yr anniversary model (not the version I flew).

AirCal 07-18-2019 04:23 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
I have to say that I have been pretty lucky and have either found most of my hard-to-find's or they have been re-released or made by someone else. I have been on a 747 kick the last year or so and just have a couple more I would like to add, and then just wait to see what else will be released in the future.
Really would like to find - IF Air New Zealand 747-200 Aotea

Rivet Counter 07-18-2019 07:57 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
For me it would be IFP30411
https://www.top-gun.jp/images/upload...2/IFP30411.jpg


or the Gulliver F-15C Eglin AFB Gorillas

arctic9048 07-18-2019 09:24 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by AirCal (Post 2709240)
I have to say that I have been pretty lucky and have either found most of my hard-to-find's or they have been re-released or made by someone else. I have been on a 747 kick the last year or so and just have a couple more I would like to add, and then just wait to see what else will be released in the future.
Really would like to find - IF Air New Zealand 747-200 Aotea


I also am pretty lucky in that I got into 1/200 diecast right around when it started to really pickup. I've been fortunate where I've been lucky enough to buy just about everything I wanted when it got released. I will say, though, that I would absolutely love a re-release of a 757 Delta widget. I had one when it was new and it got rot. Seems like I'm not the only one where that happened to so now I'm just waiting for a new version.

Sean's AA DC-10 07-18-2019 11:09 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by Tu-154M (Post 2707188)
Gemini Jets FedEx MD-11....I know it sometimes shows up but always miss it. And I prefer to find one within Europe. I work on that plane regulary and even flown on one, so it's my most wanted.

Youíre in luck!

DC-10_Tony 07-18-2019 11:21 PM

219 Attachment(s)
I'm gonna add one more: Gulliver 200 F-14 Tomcat VF-84 Jolly Rogers. Yes, I just watched the new Top Gun trailer lol.

Gold Leader 07-19-2019 06:47 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by turbochop (Post 2709226)
Well... it happened. :D :D :D :D :D

https://abload.de/img/jalb747-446anab747-48u5jpi.jpg

I bet that Speed Workouts DVD helped XD :envy: LOL

Quote:

Originally Posted by DC-10_Tony (Post 2709300)
I'm gonna add one more: Gulliver 200 F-14 Tomcat VF-84 Jolly Rogers. Yes, I just watched the new Top Gun trailer lol.

Hmm I think I found ya some good news, DM sent :cool:

blavaaubrey 07-19-2019 06:53 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
1/200 Herpa Czech Airlines A321-100 Preassembled plastic. I have the A320 which is pretty hard to find but this A321 is just the one that keeps me awake.



Aviation 200 Czech Airlines Tu-154 (1980's cs) I always seem to miss it in the auctions.



I really would love a Herpa Malev Tu-154, but for me it isn't worth the $300 I've seen them go for.


Cheers

AirCal 07-19-2019 04:16 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by AirCal (Post 2709240)
I have to say that I have been pretty lucky and have either found most of my hard-to-find's or they have been re-released or made by someone else. I have been on a 747 kick the last year or so and just have a couple more I would like to add, and then just wait to see what else will be released in the future.
Really would like to find - IF Air New Zealand 747-200 Aotea

Disregard! I just checked again with a retailer I use and found that they got a few back in stock, so I have one on order!

snowghost 07-19-2019 06:29 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
It took me a long while but got a Herpa die cast Lufthansa B744. But could never find a Gemini B748, except for crazy eBay prices.

Was extremely lucky to find the Retro B748 from a third party Amazon seller. But now that the B748 is coming out in new livery I can live in peace.

callume190 07-19-2019 08:07 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Managed to get hold of a retro Lufthansa B747-800 Gemini 200 🎉🎉

Gold Leader 07-19-2019 09:15 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by snowghost (Post 2709542)
It took me a long while but got a Herpa die cast Lufthansa B744. But could never find a Gemini B748, except for crazy eBay prices.

Was extremely lucky to find the Retro B748 from a third party Amazon seller. But now that the B748 is coming out in new livery I can live in peace.

Quote:

Originally Posted by callume190 (Post 2709552)
Managed to get hold of a retro Lufthansa B747-800 Gemini 200 ����

Hey congrats you two :cool:

Rivet Counter 07-20-2019 05:56 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Just last night an example of IFP30411 came up on Ebay, I made an offer which was accepted this morning! I also managed to track down the F-15C, now to find another unobtanium model :)

funky monkey in chunky town 07-22-2019 10:05 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
R2D2 JC200 1:200 at a realistic price would be nice.

o0javi0o 07-23-2019 01:15 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Gemini200
AA 757-200
AA 727-200

At planet earth prices.

Taiga04 07-23-2019 01:51 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Hogan made a US Airways a319 in the standard final livery... have been looking for a number of years and not been able to locate one.

DC-10_Tony 07-23-2019 02:00 PM

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Originally Posted by o0javi0o (Post 2710300)
Gemini200
AA 757-200
AA 727-200

At planet earth prices.

Agreed. GJ needs to do another run of the classics. They have beautiful moulds for both the 722 and 752, but they don't even use them. Price gougers are dictating the going rates of the most wanted "retired" models which in turn creates bad blood between consumer and manufacturer. You've got a guaranteed sale, so do something with it.

Either you or Western Models/Jet-X who use the same mould.

callume190 07-24-2019 07:20 PM

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Attachment 322708

Beautiful:)

Aussiejets 07-25-2019 08:59 AM

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Well since this thread is turning into a found thread guys, I was looking for a Boeing house 747SP. A big thank you to AirCal. Not only did I find a IF2747SP0515 I also found a bonus IF747SP0117 NASA SOFIA both in the same model shop. Both models new in box and as released in 2015 by Inflight. How rare is that? Fast shipping and models well packed. Detailed reviews soon


https://i.imgur.com/t5cHU9Z.jpg?

Baerke 07-25-2019 05:34 PM

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Like that house color SP, nice!

Andy773 07-26-2019 01:37 AM

Hey! Just joined. Sorry if been discussed before but I’m DESPERATE to get a JC WINGS Boeing house 757 1:200... I’ve searched everywhere!
Please help 🏻

turbochop 07-26-2019 03:35 PM

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Figured I might as well ask the peanut gallery... looking for this: Inflight 200 IF1300417 United Nations

https://www.eztoys.com/media/catalog...with_stand.jpg

snowghost 07-26-2019 03:54 PM

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Nice looking Herc!

Gold Leader 07-26-2019 05:04 PM

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Quote:

Originally Posted by Aussiejets (Post 2710712)
Well since this thread is turning into a found thread guys, I was looking for a Boeing house 747SP. A big thank you to AirCal. Not only did I find a IF2747SP0515 I also found a bonus IF747SP0117 NASA SOFIA both in the same model shop. Both models new in box and as released in 2015 by Inflight. How rare is that? Fast shipping and models well packed. Detailed reviews soon

https://i.imgur.com/t5cHU9Z.jpg?1

Hey glad you got those Steve, I hope you were able to get the one I DM'ed you about too :cool:

AirCal 07-27-2019 03:23 PM

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Quote:

Originally Posted by turbochop (Post 2711030)
Figured I might as well ask the peanut gallery... looking for this: Inflight 200 IF1300417 United Nations

https://www.eztoys.com/media/catalog...with_stand.jpg

PM sent!

Yustas 08-03-2019 06:24 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
747-200c uta (f-btdg).

Mr Burns 08-03-2019 10:57 AM

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Originally Posted by blavaaubrey (Post 2709376)
1/200 Herpa Czech Airlines A321-100 Preassembled plastic. I have the A320 which is pretty hard to find but this A321 is just the one that keeps me awake.



Aviation 200 Czech Airlines Tu-154 (1980's cs) I always seem to miss it in the auctions.



I really would love a Herpa Malev Tu-154, but for me it isn't worth the $300 I've seen them go for.


Cheers

I was looking for that CSA model as well, and probably for just as long as you. Thay are very are, I bid on one in Germany last year but lost, the I stumbled across one on Kijiji last winter.
You just never know when and where one may show up, Good Luck.

vwgoalie 08-07-2019 11:24 PM

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I’m desperately looking for L1011 rollout InFlight 011009 to completed my collection.

Anyone have one or interested in selling??

Baerke 08-08-2019 02:57 AM

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I am looking for this beautiful Tristar aswell, but I'm pretty sure this could be re released sooner then you think. Inflight is putting out quite some Tristars lately so it's only a matter of time.. Look at the amount of times they re released the 747-100 city of Everet in house colors.

wildpig 09-20-2019 02:27 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
https://www.diecastmodelaircraft.com...0#.XYRuoC5Khfw

Looking for 1/200 Hogan UPS 747-8F. Pretty much impossible to find so far ;(

Baerke 09-20-2019 04:14 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
No interest in the gemini or Herpa?

FlyingDog 09-20-2019 04:55 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Maybe not impossible but hard to find:


JC Wings Cathay Pacific 777-300ER new livery
JC Wings Korean Air 777-300ER
JC Wings Korean Air 747-8i
Gemini 200 Qatar 747-8i
Gemini 200 Qatar 777-300ER


Almost every A380 which is out of stock

DashSeven 09-20-2019 07:10 AM

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https://www.picclickimg.com/d/l400/p...700-ExPlus.jpg

ALFerreira 09-20-2019 07:14 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Gemini Jets Eagle Embraer ERJ-140...
Not on ebay, never.

Mr Burns 09-20-2019 10:52 AM

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Quote:

Originally Posted by Baerke (Post 2721530)
No interest in the gemini or Herpa?

Well since you asked, I missed the Herpa Lufthansa 737-200 released last year. See my signature for details
Hopefully Herpa will release another Lufthansa, different registration in the not to distant future.
You have one, don't you? Hint, Hint :)

wildpig 09-20-2019 11:24 AM

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Quote:

Originally Posted by Baerke (Post 2721530)
No interest in the gemini or Herpa?

I already got the gemini 747-8f ups

But i also want the hogan one because it would complete my set of hogan ups planes i already got (747-4F, 767, 757, md-11)

uhuru 09-20-2019 01:02 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
My three impossible ones:


DC-10 Mexicana Green & Yellow (IFDC15001 & IFDC15003)
and
DC-9 North Central (G2NOR125)


https://www.purplemoon.ch/up/547PbX/500.jpghttps://www.purplemoon.ch/up/YtlPbX/500.jpghttps://www.purplemoon.ch/up/RIYkhX/500.jpg

YULsee26 09-20-2019 07:52 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Iíve found all 3 of my holy grails. 1 has already arrived, the other 2 are currently en route!!

Not sure how I got so lucky! Sometimes long searches just pay off :D

Arrived from a store in Thessaloniki, Greece: Olympic Q400 (JC Wings)

En route from Oslo, Norway : TAP A319 (JC Wings)

En route from Hong Kong : Easyjet A319 (Gemini200)

fin_airplane_collector 09-21-2019 08:56 AM

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Finally found this one... :D
-S.

Pilatus789 09-21-2019 02:41 PM

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Alitalia MD-80, inflight or jet-x !!!!!!

Gold Leader 09-21-2019 03:30 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by fin_airplane_collector (Post 2721804)
Finally found this one... :D
-S.

Hey congrats man! :envy: :cool:

Cazadores 09-21-2019 03:57 PM

Braniff El Dorado 720 N7077. It's an Aeroclassics Boeing, and would complete my BN 720s, mostly.

JOELBRU2 09-21-2019 06:20 PM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
1/200 mexicana b727-200 xa-duk ...

geeforce9 09-22-2019 08:15 AM

Re: What 1:200 model is impossible for you to find
 
Both rare beasts, well one is essentially a unicorn:

Inflight LE Caledonian (Landor) 747-200

Inflight 200 Northwest (Bowling Shoe) DC-10-40


https://hobbydb-production.s3.amazon...8c64_large.jpg


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