|Here's the ankle causing all the trouble. This is after one lot of stitches being removed and the second cast about to go on.|
|I have been photographing a few of my die cast model collection lately.|
|1950 Chev sedan|
|Matchbox BMW R1200RTs in various liveries.|
|Cessna 310Q which was at our local aerodrome overnight recently. Belongs to a survey company.|
|Sporty Norton parked on the street near my work.|
|Mack dropping off a roadmaking machine on a Sunday, ready for Monday start.|
|Kenworth picking up a digger which has been involved in demolishing some of our local Countdown supermarket which is in the process of extensive renovations.|
|Paul in Queensland has sent a few more truck photos.|
Early Freightliner Argosy.
|Later model Argosy.|
|Back to my own photos.|
Western Star tanker puts a load into Caltex Solway.
|One of my favourite die casts and I think I would like to own the real thing.|
|Foden 8 wheeler in 1:76 scale.|
|1:76 scale Atkinson with a load of cars of the same era. The Sunbeam Rapier at the back on top is the same model and colour as my first car.|
Other cars are VW, Ford Capri and Morgan.
|The latest addition to my collection, a Leyland Octopus Esso tanker.|
Atlas Editions make replicas of the 1950s Dinky Toys.
A mint example of the genuine thing would be in excess of $600, but this exact replica was less than $40 including shipping.
Watson and Sons (who make Manuka Honey) has a yard that looks like an Isuzu dealership.
|Last ride of the season , before I put my bike to bed for the winter, was in Autumn tones.|
|More from Paul in Aussie.|
International Navistar tanker.
|Flat top cab Kenworth with bulk body.|
|Conventional Kenworth straight truck with draw bar trailer and tipper bodies.|
|Aerodyne Kenworth with twist-lock compatible tank.|
|Kenworth 6 wheeler with drawbar trailer hauling Mobil fuels.|
|New model Kenworth conventional in Lindsay Bros colours.|
|Paul also sent photos of this "Pusher" which they use to make fire breaks through the sugar cane plantations before they are burnt off.|
|The pusher doing its work.|
|A completed fire break.|
|Some more trucks from Paul.|
An R series Mack tipper.