Category Archives: Military

Dinky Toy 680, Ferret Armoured Car.

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Dinky Toy No 680, Ferret Armoured Car. One of the simpler models produced by Dinky in the 1970’s. No working features as such, and was available in either Olive Green or Khaki. This model was produced between 1972 and 1977.

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Dinky 625, 6 Pounder Anti Tank Gun

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This is a Dinky Toys No 625, British Army 6 Pounder Anti Tank Gun. It was sold either as a single item as shown here, or as part of a set including the Bren Gun Carrier as a tow vehicle. … Continue reading

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Dinky Toys 654, 155mm Mobile Gun.

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This is a Dinky Toys No 654, American Army Mobile Gun. Part of a range of matching military toys Dinky produced in the seventies, it was also available in a build it yourself type white metal kit. The gun was … Continue reading

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Dinky Toys 696, Leopard Anti-Aircraft Tank.

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This is a Dinky Toys No 696, German Army Leopard Anti-Aircraft Tank, one of a range of current day armoured vehicles produced by Dinky in the seventies. This model utilised the chassis of the regular Leopard Tank with a more … Continue reading

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Dinky Toys 683, Chieftain Tank.

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This is a Dinky Toys No 683, British Army Chieftain Tank. A fairly heavy model from Dinky, and the British Tank of it’s day in the seventies. This model had a swiveling turret, the gun was able to be elevated … Continue reading

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Dinky 690, Scorpion Tank.

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This is a Dinky No 690, British Army Scorpion Tank. This is possibly the rarest model tank Dinky produced in it’s final decade. The Scorpion was a light tank and not widely known outside Britain.  The model was produced between … Continue reading

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Dinky 619, Bren Gun Carrier & Anti-Tank Gun.

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This is a Dinky No 619, Bren Gun Carrier with Anti-Tank Gun load. Despite the American side markings this is actually a representation of a British World War Two unit.  The Cannon and Carrier were both available as separate models, … Continue reading

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Dinky 615, U.S. Army Jeep & 105mm Howitzer.

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This is a Dinky No 615, U.S. Army Jeep with 105mm Howitzer cannon. Both these models were adapted from other sets to make this one. The cannon was as with all Dinky cannon’s of the era, able to fire small … Continue reading

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Dinky 617, Volkswagen KDF & 50mm Anti-Tank Gun.

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This is a Dinky No 617, German Army Volkswagen KDF & 50mm PAK Anti-Tank Gun. Part of Dinky’s World War Two series of models this is a nice set. It was produced between 1976 and 1977.

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Dinky 612, Commando Jeep.

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This is a Dinky No 612, Commando Jeep. Another version of the same jeep was made towing a howitzer artillery cannon. This model was produced between 1973 and 1980.

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