Pricing and Tier Codes

Due to COVID19 imposed limitations, Projected Completion Dates will not be guaranteed until further notice.
 The turnaround times listed below are not accurate and will remain so as we safely reconfigure our production processes.
 
Packaged Toys - Grading Cost Recase Cost


DCA - Modern Grading Scale

for unopened, packaged DieCast items from 2001 - present
***Note*** Membership Discounts of 20% - Platinum; 15% - Gold; 10% - Silver Now apply to all
Products and Services excluding Shipping and Insurance.
Item Classification****
For custom-sized items measure the height, width, and depth of an item in inches and add them together to find the sum of the 3 sides.
Archival (includes UV upgrade) Premium Express
(Currently
Closed)
Economy
(Currently
Closed)
  UV (archival) Material Upgrade)

 

       $5000          Max value
10-14 day turnaround

 

     $1000      Max value
  14-21 day turnaround
       $400       Max value
  60-80 day turnaround
       $200       Max value
4+ Months turnaround
*Not guaranteed
for items submitted under Economy, Express, and Premium Tiers
Tier Code Tier Price Tier Code Tier Price Tier Code Tier Price Tier Code Tier Price Upgrade Code Upgrade Price
Custom Size 1 - less than 20 inches**** D-MC1-A $105 D-MC1-1 $75 D-MC1-2 NA D-MC1-3 NA +UV $25
Custom Size 2 - 20-29 inches**** D-MC2-A $135 D-MC2-1 $95 D-MC2-2 NA D-MC2-3 NA +UV $30
Custom Size 3 - 30-39 inches**** D-MC3-A $180 D-MC3-1 $130 D-MC3-2 NA D-MC3-3 NA +UV $40
Custom Size 4 - 40-49 inches**** D-MC4-A $300 D-MC4-1 $185 D-MC4-2 NA D-MC4-3 NA +UV $80
Custom Size 5 - 50-59 inches**** D-MC5-A $375 D-MC5-1 $240 D-MC5-2 NA D-MC5-3 NA +UV $110
Custom Size 6 - 60 inches or more**** D-MC6-A CALL D-MC6-1 CALL D-MC6-2 NA D-MC6-3 NA +UV CALL

 

Receive a grading summary corresponding to your graded item. +GR $25
Receive a detailed grade report corresponding to your graded item.-CURRENTLY NOT BEING OFFERED +DGR N/A
Have your item gently cleaned to remove dirt, debris, and sticky residue if possible. +CL $10
Have your modern item graded under the standard 3-tier grading scale +3T $10

 

 

 

DCA - Standard Grading Scale

for unopened packaged DieCast items
***Note*** Membership Discounts of 20% - Platinum; 15% - Gold; 10% - Silver Now apply to all
Products and Services excluding Shipping and Insurance.
Item Classification****
For custom-sized items measure the height, width, and depth of an item in inches and add them together to find the sum of the 3 sides.
Archival (includes UV upgrade) Premium Express
Currently
Closed)
Economy
(Currently
Closed)
  UV (archival) Material Upgrade)

      $100000       Max value
 10-14 day turnaround

 

  $5000      Max value
14-21 day turnaround

 

      $1000       Max value
  60-80 day turnaround
 

       $400         Max value
  4+ Months turnaround
*Not guaranteed

for items submitted under Economy, Express, and Premium Tiers
Tier Code Tier Price Tier Code Tier Price Tier Code Tier Price Tier Code Tier Price Upgrade Code Upgrade Price
Custom Size 1 - less than 20 inches**** D-C1-A $175*** D-C1-1 $115 D-C1-2 NA D-C1-3 NA +UV $25
Custom Size 2 - 20-29 inches**** D-C2-A $200*** D-C2-1 $145 D-C2-2 NA D-C2-3 NA +UV $30
Custom Size 3 - 30-39 inches**** D-C3-A $225*** D-C3-1 $170 D-C3-2 NA D-C3-3 NA +UV $40
Custom Size 4 - 40-49 inches**** D-C4-A $375*** D-C4-1 $275 D-C4-2 NA D-C4-3 NA +UV $80
Custom Size 5 - 50-59 inches**** D-C5-A $475*** D-C5-1 $340 D-C5-2 NA D-C5-3 NA +UV $110
Custom Size 6 - 60 inches or more**** D-C6-A CALL D-C6-1 CALL D-C6-2 NA D-C6-3 NA +UV CALL
 
 

 

Receive a grading summary corresponding to your graded item. +GR $25
Receive a detailed grade report corresponding to your graded item.>-CURRENTLY NOT BEING OFFERED +DGR N/A
Have your item gently cleaned to remove dirt, debris, and sticky residue if possible. +CL $10

 

 


***Represents minimum archival prices. Archival grading fees are either the price listed, or 2.5% of fair market value, whichever is greater. The maximum archival grading fee for any standard size item is $2500.
*****Sliding Bottom Case Substitution applies only if an item is refused for grading due to restoration or tampering.

 

DCA - Qualified Grading Scale

For opened packaged DieCast items with unused contents (and select other types of items******)
***Note*** Membership Discounts of 20% - Platinum; 15% - Gold; 10% - Silver Now apply to all
Products and Services excluding Shipping and Insurance.
Item Classification****
For custom-sized items measure the
height, width, and depth of an item in inches
and add them together to find the sum of the 3 sides.
Archival (includes UV upgrade) Premium Express
(Currently
Closed)
Economy
(Currently
Closed)
  UV (archival) Material Upgrade)
    $100000       Max value
10-14 day turnaround
 
     $5000        Max value
14-21 day turnaround
 
    $1000       Max value
 60-80 day turnaround
 
       $400           Max value
4+ Months turnaround
*Not guaranteed
for items submitted under
Economy, Express, and Premium Tiers
Tier Code Tier Price Tier Code Tier Price Tier Code Tier Price Tier Code Tier Price Upgrade Code Upgrade Price
Custom Size 1 - less than 20 inches**** D-QC1-A $175*** D-QC1-1 $115 D-QC1-2 NA D-QC1-3 NA +UV $25
Custom Size 2 - 20-29 inches**** D-QC2-A $200*** D-QC2-1 $145 D-QC2-2 NA D-QC2-3 NA +UV $30
Custom Size 3 - 30-39 inches**** D-QC3-A $225*** D-QC3-1 $170 D-QC3-2 NA D-QC3-3 NA +UV $40
Custom Size 4 - 40-49 inches**** D-QC4-A $375*** D-QC4-1 $275 D-QC4-2 NA D-QC4-3 NA +UV $80
Custom Size 5 - 50-59 inches**** D-QC5-A $475*** D-QC5-1 $340 D-QC5-2 NA D-QC5-3 NA +UV $110
Custom Size 6 - 60 inches or more**** D-QC6-A CALL D-QC6-1 CALL D-QC6-2 NA D-QC6-3 NA +UV CALL
 

 

Receive a grading summary corresponding to your graded item. +GR $25
Receive a detailed grade report corresponding to your graded item.-CURRENTLY NOT BEING OFFERED +DGR N/A
Have your item gently cleaned to remove dirt, debris, and sticky residue if possible. +CL $10

 



*****Sliding Bottom Case Substitution applies only if an item is refused for grading due to restoration or tampering.