Welcome To The ORIGINAL Custom Diecast Informational Site

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Welcome to the UPDATED Hot World Customs and our new site!! 

We are excited for the re-launch of the historical information as well as new articles and features. We are hoping the new format will simplfy visitor use and offer the opportunity for viewers to post as well. Thanks for your patience waiting for the past few years. If you are interested in contributing to the site, please reach out.   We are looking for all sorts of topics, how-to’s and informational posts for the site.   We might even be able to assign a topic if interested in contributing but are unsure of a topic.

“How-To” Project: Lowering a M2 Machines ’68 Mustang by Eddie Ray

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“How-To” Project:  Lowering a M2 Machines ’68 Mustang

By: Eddie Ray

7/30/2015

Using a 1/16″ Dremel cutter(Pictured with a piece if 1/16″ aluminum tubing), I carefully elongated the front axle holes upward. (more…)

World’s Largest S-Scale Model Diorama With Working Trains & Street Cars!

Found this on YouTube and thought is was interesting – for those of you looking to build a Diorama.  This sets the bar pretty high – LOL!

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Casting Review: Auto World 2010 Dodge Challenger Wide Body

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Casting Review:  Auto World 2010 Dodge Challenger Wide Body

By:  Steve Hakari

7/28/15

 

Back in 2011, Tom Lowe and the crew at Auto World decided to make a breakthrough in the diecast world that has never been done before.  (more…)

“Out of The Box”: M2 Machines Detroit Muscle Release 30

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“Out of The Box”: M2 Machines Detroit Muscle Release 30

By: Steve Hakari

Date: July 24, 2015
July of 2015 brought the latest release of Detroit Muscle by M2 Machines.  (more…)

“How-To” Project: Custom M2 Machines Rollback Truck by Atsuhiko Tandai

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“How-To” Project: M2 Machines 1970 Ford C-600 Rollback Truck

By: Atsuhiko Tandai

Date:  July 21, 2015
Looking at the new 1970 Ford C-600 casting from M2 Machines, it is just begging to be used as a custom in many ways.  (more…)

“How-To” Project: Assembling a M2 Machines Auto-Wheels Casting

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“How-To” Project: Assembling a M2 Machines Auto-Wheels Casting

By: Steve Hakari

Date:  July 16th, 2015

 

A “new” product has been inserted into the M2 lineup: Auto-Wheels Kits.  (more…)

“Out of The Box”: M2 Machines Auto-Trucks Release 32

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“Out of The Box”: M2 Machines Auto-Trucks Release 32

By:  Steve Hakari

Date: July 14, 2015

 

The latest release of Auto-Trucks from M2 has hit the shelves in the form of Release 32.  (more…)

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