Die Casts
Danbury Mint
updated 3/30/01
1953 Chevrolet Half-Ton Husker Pickup

     This is a fantastically detailed 1:24 scale model 3100 Chevy half-ton pickup in classic Husker colors.  Loaded with all the fixin's needed for a great pre-game tailgate party: director's chair, helmet, jersey, large banner, a Huskers® antenna pennant, duffel bag, bag of nuts, charcoal grill and two coolers -- and even a figurine of "Lil' Red".  Doors, hood and tailgate all open; steering wheel turns; spare tire comes off.
     Actual length is 8-3/8".


1957 Chevy Bel Air Convertible

     Based on the legendary 1957 Chevy Bel Air convertible, this superb collectible is expertly handcrafted in large 1:24 scale from more than 150 individual parts and loaded with fascinating details.  The doors and hood open and close with precision and the steering wheel actually turns the front wheels. The 283-cubic-inch V-8 engine, concave "command post" dashboard and "machine-gun" bumper guards are replicated with painstaking precision. 
     Actual length is 8-1/2".  


Husker Team Bus

     At the airport, the Huskers could be transported to the stadium in this Team Bus.  This 1:24 scale die-cast bus measures 10-1/4" and features a great display of Husker logos.  The storage compartments are packed with all kinds of gear behind cargo doors that open.


Husker Team Plane

     This is a 1:130 scale Boeing 727, designed to get the team to the bowl game in style.  Complete with stand, this die-cast is 12" long.


Memorial Stadium

      Every detail is painstakingly replicated, from the familiar structures surrounding the stadium and "National Champions" sign to the authentically reproduced scoreboard and field markings.  Superbly crafted and carefully hand painted by skilled artisans, the sculpture comes mounted on a handsome display base.   Actual size approximately 12 1/8" long x 9 3/8" wide.


...also on the Memorial Stadium page


Cornhusker Santa

    Santa's Nebraska proud in red and white, from his Nebraska sweatshirt to his duffel bag and team pennant. And who better to keep him company than Lil'Red®, Nebraska's beloved mascot! 

    Crafted of cold-cast porcelain and skillfully hand painted with brilliant team and holiday colors. 

    Actual size 9" tall.

(Not mine!)


1952 Ford N8 Tractor

     This fantastic 1:16 scale replica Ford tractor mixes Nebraska's rich farming tradition with the proud Husker tradition shared by the entire state.  Made from 115 precision-made parts, it truly is a work of art.  The tractor measures 7-1/2 inches in length.

     Barry Harris of Alliance submitted the photo and info.

Thanks, Barry!

 

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