Tootsietoy

16 Mar 19
Favorite Car Photos
13 Dec 18

Attractive Decoy

abeautifulchaos1976: Tonka’s Go-Bots line had a lot of problems (a lot), but one of its major issues was Tonka licensing the brand name out to a ton of smaller companies, who slapped the logo on dozens of inferior “transforming” toys. Notice that at least ARCO had the sense to take the “Mighty Vehicles” part out […]

05 Dec 18
Meretseger

RARE ORIGINAL HUBLEY 2276 CAST IRON CAMPER SEDAN TRAILER CAR – Arcade Tootsietoy – Buy – RARE ORIGINAL HUBLEY 2276 CAST IRON CAMPER SEDAN TRAILER CAR – Arcade Tootsietoy

07 Oct 18
Mike Pigott's Diecast Toys & Models

  Howdy, Pardners! It’s time to join that two-timing, four-flushing, six shooting son of a gun Mike Pigott as he moseys out to the Wild West to look at this range of cowboy-themed models made by Corgi in the 1980s.   In 1981, Corgi released a number of Wild West themed diecast vehicles in the miniature […]

20 Sep 18
Four Foxes, One Hound

And I’ve Been Able to Keep a Lot More Than You’d Imagine By Jeff Salter I had to double-check the 4F1H schedule for this week, because I was 99% sure this topic had been proposed by ME. Nope, it was suggested by Tonette, the Friday Fox. Why did I automatically assume the topic had sprung […]

04 Aug 18
Family Legacy Estate Sale

Vintage 1960’s & 1970’s Tootsietoy car lot 11 cars

22 Apr 18
Diecast Car Collector

I have been collecting model cars for a long time but only recently have I found any models actually “Made in USA”. I have a lot of Hot Wheels; Mattel is an American company but those models I have are made in Hong Kong, China, Thailand  or Malaysia. It was a surprise to find a […]

17 Mar 18
Wishes And Horses And Other Things Too

Vintage Diecast Lot 45 Tootsie Toy Mattel Plasticville Lionel Corporation Cars Just Pulled From My Childhood Closet. Original Owner (I Think–I Was Young!) With Most Pieces In Great Shape For Antique Toys. Most Of The Lot Are Tootsietoys, Shown Largely In Very Good Condition. Note The Black VW Beetle And Red Jeep Were Painted By […]

01 Feb 18
Suncoast Diecasters

You may recall that previous years’ January updates were lightweight affairs. Post-holiday wind-down, attendance was low, and few if any trades took place. This year, our January meeting was radically, wonderfully different — a good crowd, and some serious treasure-tradin’ and car-findin’!. So get to the photos! January 2018 You’ve seen various farm dioramas from […]

03 Jan 18
Diecast Car Collector

I have been collecting model cars for a long time but only recently have I found any models actually “Made in USA”. I have a lot of Hot Wheels; Mattel is an American company but the models I have are made in Hong Kong, China, Thailand  or Malaysia. It was a surprise to find a […]