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Dinky Toys Bedford / Antar Code 3.

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I had often thought that the Bedford OB would look good with a ‘beefed up’ chassis, and having had a look round decided on the heavy duty Antar transporter as the second part of the Code 3. It proved a … Continue reading

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Dinky Toys 984 & 985 Code 3 Transporters

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One of the more popular Code 3 conversion’s I’ve made is for the Land Rover transporter. I started off with a 989 set that was in need of restoration, and a picture I found on a greeting’s card which bore … Continue reading

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Dinky Bedford ‘Jaguar’ Race Support Truck

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This is another experimental Race Track inspired model, based on a Dinky Bedford 555 Fire Engine. I bought a few of these models to turn into Race Car Transporters, however as the Commer Fire Engine conversion seemed to work better … Continue reading

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Dinky Toys 195, Fire Chief’s Car (Range Rover)

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This is a Dinky Toys No 195, Fire Chief’s (Range Rover) Car. This is one of four versions of the popular Range Rover model, and one of the rarer ones to find these days. The model was produced between 1971 … Continue reading

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Dinky Toys 739, A6M5 Zero-Sen Fighter Aircraft.

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This is a Dinky Toys No 739, A6M5 Zero-Sen Japanese Fighter Aircraft. It was one of a series of famous World War Two Aircraft Dinky produced during the seventies, and was paired with the P-47 Thunderbolt as a ‘war in … Continue reading

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Dinky Toys 723, Hawker Siddeley H.S.125 Executive Jet.

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This is a Dinky Toys No 723, Hawker Siddeley H.S.125 Executive Jet. The two civilian colour schemes are shown here, the same casting was also used for Dinky model No 728, to represent the RAF Dominie military version of the … Continue reading

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Dinky Toys No 715, Beechcraft C55 Baron

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This is a Dinky Toys No 715, Beechcraft C55 Baron, light civilian aircraft. This was the larger of the two Beechcraft light planes produced by Dinky, the other being the Beechcraft Bonanza. Both civilian colour schemes are shown here, with … Continue reading

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Dinky Toys 712, US Army T42A Light Aircraft.

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This is a Dinky Toys No 712, US Army T42A. It is the military version of the Beechcraft Baron light aircraft. 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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