Model Airplane Collectors recently had the pleasure of interviewing Fred Cox about his amazing Douglas Factory Model collection of DC-8 aircraft. The following is the interview in its entirety along with some amazing photographs of just some of Fred's amazing models.
I first want to say thank you for allowing Model Airplane Collectors to ask you a few questions about your collection.
Model Airplane Collectors Online Magazine recently had the chance to talk to model airplane collector and diorama builder Steve Jacobson. Jacobson agreed to share a little of his history in collecting model airplanes and building dioramas with the readers of MAC.com. The following is an excerpt from that interview! Just wait till you see his photographs following the interview!
MAC.com: How long have you been collecting model… Continue
We thought it would be a good idea to compare Gemini's new US Airways Airbus A320-200 "Hudson Special" with the original US Airways Airbus A320-200. The original version was Gemini's second 1:200 scale model, and has long been sold out. The more recent "Hudson Special" version can still be easily found at most…
So, before i start posting my pictures i should tell you a little about myself. I first got into planes when i flew for the first time at the age of 5. I remember i was given a snap fit British Midland 737 model (wooster style) and I've been collecting models ever since!
I really got into collectors diecast models around a year ago when i decided i wanted a representation of every flight i had been on, quite a… Continue
Here are my first 165 models of my 250 model (and growing) collection. As you can see my photography, diorama, and display has grown throughout time into the display that I currently have. If you click on a picture, you get a larger, clearer photo to pop up in a new window. Be sure to check out my new blog,MY ENTIRE COLLECTION - Blog 2, that I'll be updating with the rest of my…