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How To Collect Toys Car


If you like car toys, and want to collect them, then you will be pleased to know that they come in all sizes and forms from small metallic cars, to plastic ones. This hobby usually appears when you are a child, but if you are a grown person and you still like to collect car toys, then this means that your hobby has turned into a big passion.

Step 1

The most beautiful car toys are the ones that are made of metal because they can be kept over the years without anything bad happening to them.

Step 2

If you have a large collection of car toys and you want to sell it, it might worth a small fortune, but if you want to keep collecting car toys than you can go online and see who can sell you these items that to you may seem precious but to someone else might be just toys.

Step 3

If you are a serious collector of car toys, then you should make space for them in your garage or if you have a large home, maybe their own room. As a serious collector, you will have to have all kinds of models and colors and always stay on the lookout on what new models appear on the market. But it’s best to say that the older models are the greatest, because they were manufactured in a different time, when people actually enjoyed what they were doing, and the older the car, the more value it has.

Step 4

When you are planning to expand your car toys collection, you can go online and search to see if someone has something like that for sale. When you find someone with a car toys collection, you might have to ask if you can meet with this person and actually see his collection because in pictures, the cars, being so small, might not give you a great view of their condition and you might miss seeing some scratches or other kind of damage.

Step 5

You could go to toy stores, but a serious car collector will never do that, because many of the stores don’t offer the quality you are expecting. Another idea is to go to different yard sales, where even though the chances of finding car toys are small, who knows, you might get lucky.


Also remember that you can negotiate the price with the person who is selling such a collection, because if the seller had the same passion as you collecting those cars, then he or she might be in great need of money, so in order to get the money faster, he or she might be open to negotiation.

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So, if you are a serious collector of car toys or you just do it from time to time, it must be said that this is one of the most fun hobbies there is, a hobby that can start from early childhood and can go on all your life, provided you take good care of your collection, and who knows, maybe one day, even your grandchildren will get to enjoy your collection.

By Toma Mircea, published at 03/20/2012
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