Monday, April 30, 2012

Classy Farming Semis from Spec-Cast

For truck, farm, and 1/64 scale fans!... we've got some attractive farm-themed semis from Spec-Cast, hand-picked for you. These semis are crafted from die-cast metal, polyresin, and fine pewter, and feature exquisite detailing and accuracy. Check them out below!

Kenworth T660 Sleeper Cab with Dry Van Trailer - with Massey Ferguson graphics "There's never been a tractor, or a feeling, like it."
Item #37047 - 1/64 Scale

Kenworth T660 Sleeper Cab with Dry Van Trailer - with Challenger MT600C Series graphics
Item #37048 - 1/64 Scale

Friday, April 27, 2012

Tasha Reviews the CCM CAT D10

We're super excited to have Classic Construction Models in stock now!  We passed this one through the office last week, and the "ooh's & ahh's" abounded.  What a beautiful model!  Sit back and enjoy as I give you a quick rundown on what this model has to offer.


Caterpillar D10 Track-Type Tractor with U-blade & Ripper - Vintge Precison Scale Model - Limited Edition of 1000 Pieces
Item #07-2006 - 1/48 Scale 


 

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

The Low Down on the 1950 Ford Milk Delivery Step Van

Here Tom is to show off another great model!  This one's from Unique Replicas, in 1/24 scale.  It's the Milk Delivery 1950 Ford Step Van with Sunnydale Dairy Farms graphics.  It has a TON of great features, which Tom will tell you all about...!

Item #18572

Don't miss out! It's the last day...

Time for some last-minute shopping!  Don't forget that the amazing deals (more than 300 of them!) of our April Sale end TODAY.


Here's just a sampling of all the models on sale:


American Diorama Item #AD-51587 - 1/18 Scale - Was $9.95 - NOW $4.49
Ryan - Policeman
Packaged in a blister card, this figure is made of high-quality polyresin material and hand-painted individually. Great for die-cast displays, as well as G-scale railroad layouts.
 

Bburago Item #12002MBL - 1/18 Scale - Was $30.95 - NOW $24.95
Volkswagon Toureg in Metallic Blue
 

ERTL Item #H501 - 1/30 Scale - Was $59.95 - NOW $34.95
Texaco - Wings of Texaco #5 (1998) - 1930 Travel Air Model R Airplane (bank)

 

First Gear Item #49-0171 - 1/28 Scale - Was $69.95 - NOW $54.95
Yanow - International Delivery Van

 
GreenLight Item #18615-SET - 1/64 Scale - Was $31.99 - NOW $21.95
Corvette Collection Series 3 - 6-piece set

1959 Corvette Convertible • 1962 Corvette Coupe • 1966 Corvette Coupe • 1980 Corvette Coupe • 2007 Corvette 36 Indy Parade Car • 2007 Corvette Z06

Monday, April 23, 2012

Model Spotlight: Maisto Lamborghinis

Maisto makes a great variety of cars with details and accuracy that won't disappoint, while still letting you keep some cash in your pocket.  Here are some of our favorites from them: their line of Lamborghini models in 1/24 scale!  Click here to see everything we offer from Maisto.

These are all from Maisto's Special Edition Series and feature a diecast metal body with plastic details, opening doors, an opening hood, and a detailed chassis.

2011 Lamborghini in White
Item #31210WT - 1/24 Scale
 
2011 Lamborghini in Metallic Blue
Item #31210MBL - 1/24 Scale

2011 Lamborghini in Metallic Gray
Item #31210MGY - 1/24 Scale

2011 Lamborghini in Metallic Orange
Item #31210MOR - 1/24 Scale

Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 in Black
Item #31291BK - 1/24 Scale

Lamborghini Murcielago LP640 in Light Blue
Item #31292LBL - 1/24 Scale
Lamborghini Murcielago LP640 in Metallic Orange
Item #31292MOR - 1/24 Scale

Saturday, April 21, 2012

Love Cars? Check out today's SALE OF THE DAY items!


For those who don't know, on our home page, there is a Sale of the Day section. Every day, there are new items that are on sale for just that one day. Typically it is 3-4 items from different manufacturers. Today, it is all CARS.

Save nearly 45% on this Franklin Mint 1908 Rolls-Royce!
Reg $169.95  TODAY: $94.50
B11F854










This Bburago 1/18 scale Renault Megane Sport is 20% off today only.
Reg $35.95  TODAY:  $28.95
11007R

Over 30% off on this AMT model kit of the 2005 Cadillac Escalade.
Reg $19..99  TODAY:  $13.75
680











And, finally, this GreenLight 1/64 scale 2009 Corvette is over 40% off.
Reg $5.95  TODAY:  $3.50
18628

Start making it part of your morning routine to check out the new great deals:  SALE OF THE DAY... everyday!




Friday, April 20, 2012

A Few of Our Favorites: ERTL

ERTL has been one of our favorite diecast brands since we started business in 1995.  They offer construction, logging, and farming equipment, planes, trucks, and more!  Check out some favorites below, and you can see all the top sellers by clicking here.


Item #14776 - 1/32 Scale
Case IH 8120 Axial Flow Combine 
This model has several new tooling features, including the upper body styling and feeder housing detail. It also has a rear hitch for attaching a variety of implements, like a header cart.  The 12-row corn head is set securely in front of the single front wheels.

Item #15825 - 1/16 Scale - June/July Restock
John Deere 1700 Six-Row Planter
The diecast frame of this model has plastic row units that float up and down to match the contour of the ground. The seed box lids open, the hitch securely attaches to a tractor, and the planter and marker arms pivot when it's time to plant.

Item #15973 - 1/64 Scale 
John Deere Air Seeder, Commodity Cart, 9530 4WD Tractor, and Anhydrous Tank Set 
This one's got a bunch of details!  The body of the tractor and the frames of the implements are all diecast metal. The tractor even has details such as cab lights and a GPS on the roof.  The commodity cart has swiveling front wheels and moveable auger, steps, and platform hand rails.  As the the air seeder, it folds up easily and compactly when not in use.  Finally, the tanker has a hitch to hook up to the cart! 

Item #45094 - 1/50 Scale
John Deere 959K Tracked Feller Buncher - Prestige Collection
ERTL's Prestige Collection is always loaded on great features and details.  This one has a rotating body, metal tracks, functional feller head and boom arm, opening doors and hood, and great hydraulics detail.

Item #45264 - 1/50 Scale
John Deere 850K Dozer - Prestige Collection
This one also doesn't disappoint on the details.  This model features, among other things, a diecast metal body, metal tracks, and positionable dozer blade.


Thursday, April 19, 2012

The In's & Out's of the HMS Battlecruiser Hood:

We've got another video review for you!  This time I'll show you the in's and out's of the HMS Battlecruiser Hood by Forces of Valor.


HMS Battlecruiser Hood - Battle of the Denmark Straight, 1941
Item #86002 - 1/700 Scale



Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Tom Shows off the NZG Cold Milling Machine:

This gorgeous model is one of our favorites here at 3000toys.  Check out this model review video, where Tom takes you through all the details and intricacies of the NZG Wirtgen Cold Milling Machine!


Borkowski - Wirtgen W 100 F Cold Milling Machine
Item #763-06 - 1/50 Scale

 

Monday, April 16, 2012

New Planes Coming from Hobby Master Soon

Hobby Master is great about consistently coming out with new, exciting military equipment - tanks, planes, and everything in between.

Last week, we put nearly a dozen new Hobby Master planes on our website, which are due to get here early this fall! Here are just a few; the rest can be found on our website by clicking here.

Item #HA1931 - 1/72 Scale - Price = $69.95
F-4E Phantom II, "Chico," 366th TFW, Da Nang, South Vietnam, 1972

 
Item #HA2311 - 1/72 Scale - Price = $69.95
Bristol Beaufighter TF Mk.X, No. 254 Squadron, RAF Coastal Command, 1944

 
Item #HA8204 - 1/48 Scale - Price = $69.95
FG-1D Corsair, Lt. Robert Hampton Gray, No. 1841 Squadron, Royal Navy, August 9th, 1945

Friday, April 13, 2012

Excited to now offer Classic Construction Models!!

CCM, Inc, (dba Classic Construction Models) is a family-owned business located in Beaverton, Oregon. Five employees support the full model-making cycle from design to customer service. Their die-cast models are manufactured to exact specifications in China.
 
In 1995, CCM was offered the opportunity to produce licensed Caterpillar scale models. Since signing the agreement, CCM has produced more than 40 Cat models in brass and die-cast at 1/87, 1/48, and 1/24 scale. 

3000toys.com is very excited to now offer these precision diecast models to our collectors worldwide.

These are due to arrive in late April.

Item #07-2005 - 1/24 Scale - $429.95
Caterpillar D7E Track-Type Tractor - Precision Scale Model
Limited Edition of 1000 pcs

Item #07-2006 - 1/48 Scale - $189.95
Caterpillar D10 Track-Type Tractor with U-blade & Ripper - Vintge Precison Scale Model
Limited Edition of 1000 pcs

Item #07-2007 - 1/48 Scale - $199.95
Caterpillar D10 Track-Type Tractor with Push Blade - Vintge Precison Scale Model
Limited Edition of 1000 pcs

Item #07-2008 - 1/48 Scale - $199.95
Caterpillar 245 Excavator - Vintage Precision Scale Model
Limited Edition of 1250 pcs

Item #07-2009 - 1/48 Scale - $199.95
Caterpillar 245 Front Shovel - Vintage Precision Scale Model 
Limited Edition of 1250 pcs

Item #07-2010 - 1/48 Scale - $119.95
Caterpillar 834 Wheel Dozer - Vintage Precision Scale Model
Limited Edition of 1000 pcs

Item #07-2016 - 1/48 Scale - $139.95
Caterpillar 769B Rear Dump Truck - Precision Scale Model
Limited Edition of 750 pcs

Item #07-2019 - 1/48 Scale - $249.95
Caterpillar 992C Wheel Loader - Vintage Precision Scale Model
Limited Edition of 1000 pcs

Item #07-2021 - 1/48 Scale - $249.95
Caterpillar 385C L Excavator - Precision Scale Model
Limited Edition of 1000 pcs

Item #07-2022 - 1/48 Scale - $249.95
Caterpillar 385C Front Shovel - Precision Scale Model 
Limited Edition of 750 pcs

Item #07-2023 - 1/48 Scale - $249.95
Caterpillar 390DL ME Excavator - Precision Scale Model 
Limited Edition of 1000 pcs



Thursday, April 12, 2012

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Norscot is COMING!

Norscot products are COMING!

We have received word that many Norscot items will be restocked mid-May. Unfortunately, there are not many of some, and they will be sold out before the shipment reaches the U.S.

Place your orders NOW so your order is in line - orders will be shipped first in, first out.

Here's a list of what is coming (because of the limited quantity and large amount of back orders, some will all be spoken for before the end of the day).
ITEM NO. Description


22502 CIFA Cement Mixer
55030V 140H Motor Grader
55097 623G Elevating Scraper
55107 315C Hydraulic Excavator
55108 D5M LGP Tractor /Dozer
55115 992g Wheel Loader
55130 730 Dump Truck
55132 CB-534D XW Compactor
55139 C15 ACERT Engine
55140 R1700G Underground
55149 432E Backhoe Loader
55154 Twenty-Two Crawler
55156 CP-563 Pad Foot Compactor
55160 365C Front Shovel
55167 272C Skid Steer Loader
55177 M318D Wheel Excavator
55206 797F Mining Truck
55207 Peterbilt with Lowboy
55209 D9T Track-Type Tractor
55210 572C Pipelayer
55213 906H Compact Wheel Loader
55216 785D Mining Dump Truck
55220 784C Tractor with TowHaul
55223 P5000 Lift Truck
55224 D7E Track-Type Tractor
55236 140M Motor Grader
55261 772 Off-Highway Truck
55262 320D L Hydraulic Excavator
55268 226B3 Skid Steer Loader
55271 416 Backhoe Loader
57506 Bell 225A Crane Logger
58616 MT765C Challenger

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Clearance Corner: Deals & a Coupon!

There are some AMAZING deals in our Clearance Corner!  Like, Allis-Chalmers and John Deere shirts for around $2.00... Military action figures for more than 50% off... and lots of tractors, construction equipment, planes, and books at great prices!

Plus, look forward to Monday, as everything will drop 10% in price every Monday.  But, remember that once it's gone, it's gone for good!

We even have a coupon for you!  Here's another 10% off any clearance item of your choice.


Monday, April 9, 2012

So Many New Models! Today We're Looking at ERTL

I had a really hard time choosing which new and interesting models to tell you about today. There are so many! 


I finally decided on all of ERTL's new models, which will be arriving over the next few months.  But make sure to check out our website to find out about all the new releases, and check back here as I'm sure I'll be telling you about them soon.


The best thing about ERTL's new releases for the rest of this year are the John Deere 175th Anniversary Special Collector’s Edition items.  This special series takes some of the favorite John Deere classics, and makes them even better.  Check them out below:

Item #45348 - 1/16 Scale - $33.99 - June/July Arrival 
John Deere 2010 Crawler with Rubber Tracks 

Item #45350 - 1/64 Scale - $14.99 - May/June Arrival 
John Deere 8285R Tractor with Mulch Ripper 

Item #45353 - 1/64 Scale - $23.99 - May/June Arrival 
John Deere Semi with Backhoe Loader 

Item #45357A - 1/16 Scale - $117.99 - September/October Arrival 
John Deere 60 Tractor in Silver Chrome 
 - 175th Anniversary Collector Edition Model -
Silver chrome plated diecast construction • Diecast front and rear wheels • Steerable front axle • 175th anniversary logo engraved on the bottom of the tractor 

Item #45365A - 1/16 Scale - $175.99 - September/October Arrival 
John Deere 4440 Tractor 
- 175th Anniversary Collector Edition Model in Gold Chrome -
Gold chrome plated • Oscillating front axle • Steerable front wheels • Engraved 175th anniversary logo 

Item #45329A - 1/64 Scale - $35.99 - September/October Arrival 
John Deere 3-Piece 175th Anniversary Collector Edition Heritage Tractor Set 
the 8335R in traditional green and yellow • the model 60 in silver chrome representing John Deere's one-millionth tractor • the 4440 in gold chrome representing John Deere's two-millionth tractor