Tonka rolled their last pickup truck, and all other trucks that had been manufactured with white sidewalls, off the production line in 1971 in 1972, tonka introduced the raised white letter tire to replace the white sidewalls. Mound metalcraft, the company that gave tonka toys to the world, was founded in 1946 as a manufacturer of lawn and garden tools located in mound, minnesota, near lake minnetonka, mound metalcraft was soon approached by streater industries, another local company. Tonka logo tonka is an american toy company owned by hasbrothey are most known for making toy trucks and construction equipment (mostly construction, but also search and rescue, etc.
1950's tonka toy transport pressed steel semi truck - truck measures 25 inches long - truck is in original condition from the original owner - please note the photos are part of the description - see pictures below and click to enlarge - please be sure to check under the shipping tab for all shipping price options - we try our best to estimate. Laumann's fascination with the metal toy trucks started as a young man, when he was hired fresh from high school in 1955 to work the assembly line at the mound metalcraft company their original intent was to manufacture garden and closet accessories, explained laumann. Tonka ladder truck plastic original tiller wheel | add to watch list find out more about the top-rated seller program - opens in a new window or tab.
Tonka truck identification features ~ the classic regular series 1955: 1955 marked the first year a pickup truck was manufactured by tonka the front clip was the same round fender design tonka introduced in 1954. Tonka fire truck, fire trucks, toy trucks, 1980 toys, tonka toys, vintage trucks, vintage toys, matchbox cars, old toys, activity toys, toys, rolling carts, fire truck, retro toys, fire apparatus find this pin and more on toys by greg williams. Made like the originals says tonka toys - usa these are the good ones to match your original tires and are not the plain side onesjust like when you buy for your trucks and auto's send picture of your truck if you are not sure it will fit your truckquality made mold injection. Mighty size tonka trucks go for about $2999 on amazon, whereas the tonka junior products can be as cheap as $4 in the right places the classic metal trucks are great items for collectors, and the original 1964 mighty dump truck can be found for sale at $16900 (restored.
In a major blow to tonka's minnesota workforce, steel truck manufacturing began to move from mound to el paso, texas in 1982 with the transfer of equipment and production completed in 1983 in 1991, tonka toys was purchased by hasbro incorporated, the second largest toy company in the usa. 17-32 of 181 results for vintage tonka truck manufacturer recommended age: 3 years and up original retro brand feature keywords metal. Find great deals on ebay for original tonka trucks shop with confidence.
Tonker pick up truck with the usual high standards we can all be expected to findhow ever i can only hazard a guess at it's make or model,so it is a truck with big wheels and in good condition tonka mighty motorised large police car/fire engine/tow truck/garbage truck. Tonka 2900 dump truck recent nudging activity is updated every 24 hours how to value less than perfect items the prices quoted in the toymart price guide are for items in perfect condition in perfect original boxes and where applicable complete with any accessories and paperwork ( a+/a+ . Toy parts, vintage & antique toys, toys & hobbies shop the largest selection, click to see search ebay faster with picclick money back guarantee ensures you receive the item you ordered or get your money back. Toyota and funrise toy corporation, manufacturer of tonka toys for hasbro, have teamed up to build another life-size tonka truck for their stable the tonka 4runner joins other tonka-themed toyota.
The tonka toy company is renowned for the durable steel sheet-metal toys it began producing in the mid 1900s classics such as the metal tonka toy dump truck have remained largely unchanged for over 50 years of production. Tonka toys values identifications and values the values stated in this guide are to be used only as a guide the values are mint condition values w/box only values are not set to determine prices as auction and dealer values vary greatly and are affected by demand and condition. New (never used), original tonka trucks make me an offer for all 3 make an offer offerup is the simplest way to buy and sell locally get the free app $0.