Note: This feature is in the Sept. TT&C 2018 issue.
The wide assortment of trucks on display in Bernie Mackey’s collection.
Bernie converted this 1/16 scale GM school bus into a pulling rig.
Bernie added his special touch to this Ford Model A delivery van built by Liberty Classics. The truck was originally white and green. Bernie made it unique with the iconic John Deere green-and-yellow colors.
Shown is a special piece in Bernie’s trove, as it goes back to his youth. Bernie played many hours with this 1/16 scale International truck built by Ertl. It has been maintained in good original condition through all these years.
This nicely customized 1/16 scale, three-quarter-ton GM puller truck was customized by Bernie.
Another attractive pulling truck is this 1/16 scale, three-quarter-ton Ford customized by Bernie.