D9T Photo Updates

We recently updated our website to include new pictures of the upcoming brass 1:48 scale Caterpillar D9T.  You can view the photos here.

Customer Highlight: Graham May

Graham May recently sent us photos of his CCM Caterpillar 988 and CCM Caterpillar 834, which he converted to include a roll-over protection system (ROPS) using Ad Geiver’s kit. The results are spectacular.  We hope …

Happy Holidays

On behalf of Classic Construction Models and its employees, I would like to wish you and your family a happy holiday season.  We look forward to working with you next year. Best regards, Bob Peterson, President …

D9H Update

Based on a QC sampling of the D9H models when they arrived, we decided to inspect each model individually. We are nearing the end of this process and, unfortunately, have concluded that the best course of action is …

992C Prototype

We recently completed an SLA (Stereolithography) prototype of our upcoming die-cast 1:48 scale Caterpillar 992C Wheel Loader using our in-house SLA machine.  This will be the first model to go into production as the result of …

Delayed shipment of the D9H

In case we don’t have you on our email list, here is a copy of the email we sent today regarding the status of the D9H models. Dear CCM Customer, Our D9H, DD9H and SxS …

D9T Sample is Here

We received the D9T hand samples from our manufacturer in Korea this week, and we have to say that the quality and attention-to-detail are excellent. Features of this D9T include:  a positionable single-shank ripper, U …

10/26 – 10/28 – Measuring the 5230

Our introduction to Minnesota was a round of applause for the American Airlines pilot who finessed our plane onto the Minneapolis runway in 30 mph cross winds.  Four and a half hours later, after battling …

Mike Nies, a 10-year CCM customer, pays us a visit

Mike Nies, left, and Gary Peterson, CCM Sales Manager, right Mike Nies, a long-time customer of CCM, visited Friday from Grand Junction, Colorado. Mike first became interested in construction scale models after joining the Alaskan …

666 Models Have Arrived!

Our die-cast 1:48 scale Caterpillar 666 Scrapers arrived Monday and we’ve been busy sorting and getting them ready to ship.  If you have one on order, you’ll be seeing it soon!

Grant and Rob’s Most Recent Trip to China

Day 1-2, 9/6-9/7: Left Portland this morning and are on a plane headed to Tokyo Narita International Airport in Japan.  After a quick plane change, we headed for China. 20 hours later we were there. …