Dreamflight767
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Herpa 1:600 Airplanes

Wed Nov 29, 2006 1:28 am

Does anyone know if Herpa will continue to manufacture their 1:600 airplanes?

Thanks!
 
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RE: Herpa 1:600 Airplanes

Thu Nov 30, 2006 3:11 pm

Probably not, Shabak (sp?) I think is scaling down there 1:600 also, with eBay the prices are somewhat cheaper than buying from a model store for 1:500 models and 1:400, If you look at the trends from catalog to catalog from the Airplane Shop, you'll see that they are moving to the bigger models (e.g. herpa 1:600 to 1:500 and the 1:500 to 1:400 and Shabak 1:600 to 1:500)

Hope that was of some use. those aern't facts, just the way I am seeing the trends.

matt
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Dreamflight767
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RE: Herpa 1:600 Airplanes

Fri Dec 01, 2006 2:09 am

Thanks-

I think I agree with you. I believe if Herpa was going to continue with the 1:600, they would have launched a few more by now.


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RE: Herpa 1:600 Airplanes

Mon Jan 08, 2007 10:14 pm

I hope they will continue the magic-series! The Lufthansa A320 and DC10 were the last models. Especially the DC10 looks perfect!

Maybe we can see some new models announcements at the toy fair in nuremberg...

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