Reply to "Buy/Make Anything Cool Lately (Tinplate Version)"

John Smatlak posted:
Jim Waterman posted:
John Smatlak posted:

I couldn't resist- it's actually a floor toy, but a great looking piece- such great colors and proportions! Made in Japan, not sure when but I'm guessing 50's or 60's.

Super Electric Locomotive 2Super Electric Locomotive

 

John - did you chuck a couple of Bild a Loco motors under this beast? Will it clear the Hellgate?

Jim

LOL I hadn't thought of converting it, but that would be pretty neat. And yes, it does clear the Hellgate Bridge. I shall have to keep my eyes open for a lesser quality one for conversion experimentation, this one is just too minty. A photo of the bottom is included below.

Floor toy in Hellgate Bridge

Floor toy underside

 

Modern Toy Company from the logo, probably early 1960s

Jim O'C

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