ALPHADROME ROBOT AND SPACE TOY DATABASE

Toy Robots and Space Toys
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ASTRO BOY GUN - MAKER? - JAPANConventional black tin revolver with silver and red details. Pop gun shoots corks. Astro Boy graphic on the handle. Maker? Box?Nov 19, 2014
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ASTRO BOY SUPER DE LUXE RIFLE – TADA – JAPANConventional black metal rifle with white plastic stock. Pop gun action shoots corks at Astro Boy villain figures. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy Or Mighty Atom.Nov 19, 2014
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ATOM BOY X-5 HEAVY MACHINE GUN - TADA - JAPANMetallic blue lithographed tinplate machine gun with folding stand. Atom Boy graphic on the sides. Small pistol grip at the rear. Friction action with noise. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 18, 2014
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ATOM BOY SMOKE MACHINE GUN - TADA - JAPANConventional shaped light blue machine gun with folding stand Atom Boy graphics on the sides. Battery operated smoke, noise and flashing light action. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 18, 2014
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ATOM BOY MACHINE GUN TD800 - TADA - JAPANConventional style blue tinplate machine gun with folding stand. Marked TD1800 MG on the side. Action? Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 18, 2014
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ASTRO BOY TELEPHONE - YONEZAWA - JAPAN Old style telephone with a circular pink base and red handset. Vinyl Atom Boy face on the dial. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 18, 2014
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ASTRO BOY TELEPHONE - YONEZAWA - JAPANPlastic Atom Boy figure standing on a cylidrical plastic telephone base; he holds a red handset. Dial on the front. Battery operated Yonezawa, Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 18, 2014
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ASTRO BOY TELEPHONE - MIURA - JAPANOld style green tinplate telephone set with ringer handle on the side. Lithographed Atom Boy plate on the front. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty Atom. Nov 18, 2014
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ASTRO BOY BANK - TADA - JAPANLight blue cylindrical tinplate cylinder with vinyl Atom Boy head under a lid on the top. When a coin is inserted in the money bank the head pops up. Atom Boy Bank, Tada, Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty Atom

Nov 18, 2014
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ASTRO BOY FIRE CAR - YONEZAWA - JAPANRed lithographed tinplate fire engine with movable ladder. No driver but Atom Boy and Uran sit on either side. This version has a blue roof to the cab and does not have the fire hose reel.

Friction action. Yonezawa, Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty Atom
Nov 18, 2014
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ATOM JET CAR – BANDAI - JAPANBlue and yellow lithographed tinplate racing car with vinyl Atom Boy head behind a clear plastic windshield. Atom Boy Jet Car, Friction action. Bandai. Box? Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 18, 2014
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MIGHTY ATOM DE LUXE PARADE CAR - ASAKUSA - JAPANTinplate open top sedan car with vinyl Atom Boy at the wheel and Uran in the back. Rabbit character passenger. Friction action. Several color versions known. Asakusa, Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 18, 2014
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ASTRO BOY CAR - MASUDAYA - JAPANWhite, red and blue futuristic space car with vinyl Atom Boy head behind a tin windshield. Friction action. Masudaya, Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 18, 2014
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ASTRO BOY MERCEDES BENZ 300 SL - BANDAI SKK - JAPANBlue and white gull wing Mercedes Benz 300 Sl. Battery operated remote control CAR with steering action (3 versions of the remote) Bandai (SKK), Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 18, 2014
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ASTRO BOY CORVETTE - BANDAI SKK - JAPANMetallic blue open top Atom Boy Corvette with Atom Boy at the wheel. Atom Boy's head lights up Battery operated Remote (There are 3 versions of the remote) Bandai (SKK), Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 18, 2014
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ASTRO BOY RACING CAR 8 – MAKER? - JAPANRed and silver racing car with vinyl Atom Boy head. Friction action. Maker? Box? Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 18, 2014
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ASTRO BOY CAR FORD GYRON - SKK BANDAI - JAPAN. Red, white and blue futuristic design car. The roof lifts to reveal Atom Boy and the professor. Battery operated remote control with steering action. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 18, 2014
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URAN CAR - TADA - JAPAN. Light blue open top car with white sides. Vinyl head on tin Atom Boy shoulders. See also the Atom Boy version of the car. Friction action. Tada (1963) Box? Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 18, 2014
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ASTRO BOY TANK - KA - JAPANBlue lithographed tinplate tank with body of Atom Boy printed on top. Vinyl head. Friction action. Atom Boy Tank, Friction action. Box? Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 18, 2014
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ASTRO BOY SUPER TANK - TADA - JAPANA conventionally shaped green military tank with a vinyl Atom Boy head in the turret. Marked Astro Boy on the side of the turret. Friction action.Nov 18, 2014
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ASTRO BOY TRAIN (WHIRLING ASTROBOY) - KOKYU - JAPANThis tin lithographed toy depicts a scientific base with a tin train rotating on a central plate. Satellite dish and tunnel attached. Atom Boy rotates on a wire. (Whirling Astroboy), Wind Up, Kokyu, Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty Atom. Honeymoon Express style toy. Nov 18, 2014
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ASTRO BOY BOAT - TADA - JAPAN. Simplle red, white and blue lithographed tinplate boat. Action? Box? Atom Boy Boat, Tada Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 18, 2014
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ASTRO BOY POP POP BOAT - TT TAKATOKU - JAPANRed, white and blue lithographed tinplate pop pop (toc toc) boat. Candle powered action: the removable tinplate Atom Boy holds a flame that provides primitive steam power for the boat. 6" TT, (Takatoku), Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 18, 2014
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ASTRO BOY SPEEDBOAT - TADA - JAPANRed, white and blue lithographed tinplate boat. Crank action. Size 7" Lithographed cockpit detail with image of Atom Boy. Tada, Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 18, 2014
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ASTRO BOY SPEEDBOAT - TADA - JAPANRed, white and blue lithographed tinplate boat. Crank action. Vinyl head. 10" 25cm Tada, Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 18, 2014
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MIGHTY ATOM SUPER EXPRESS - MAKER? - JAPANRed and silver lithographed tinplate Atom Boy Train Mighty Express. 2331 Friction action. Maker? Box? Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 18, 2014
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MIGHTY ATOM SUPER EXPRESS BUS - ATD - JAPANRed, silver and yellow lithographed tinplate Atom Boy Train Super Express. Friction action. ATD Box? Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 18, 2014
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ASTRO BOY TRAIN No 3 - NOMURA - JAPANBlue and white lithographed tinplate Atom Boy train, Friction action. Red domed spark window at the friont. Nomura, Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 18, 2014
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ATOM BOY DOUBLE DECK BUS - ASAKUSA - JAPANA brightly lithographed blue double deck Atom Bus. Friction action. Asakusa (Box?), Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 17, 2014
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MIGHTY ATOM BUS - ATD - JAPANA brightly lithographed single deck Atom Boy Bus, Friction action. ATD (Box?), Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 17, 2014
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ASTRO BOY BUS - MIURA - JAPANA brightly lithographed single deck Atom Boy Bus, Friction action. Miura, Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 17, 2014
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ASTRO BOY FLYING SAUCER FLEET - TADA - JAPANA linked set of four flying saucers. The lead saucer has a vinyl head and pulls the others along. This is a reworking of the TPS Satellite Fleet. Atom Boy Saucers, Tada, Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 17, 2014
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MIGHTY ATOM PATROL POLICE CAR - MAKER? - JAPANBlack and white tinplate Mighty Atom Patrol Police Car, Friction action. (Maker, Box?), Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 17, 2014
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ASTRO BOY POLICE CAR - TADA - JAPANBlue and white open top tinplate Atom Boy Police Car. Friction action. Marked P.D. Tada (Box?), Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 17, 2014
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ASTRO BOY MIGHTY ATOM MAIL SERVICE TRUCK - TADA - JAPANRed and blue tinplate Atom Boy Mail Service Truck, Friction action. Tada (Box?), Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 17, 2014
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ASTRO BOY CANDY TRUCK - YONEZAWA - JAPANWhite, red and blue tinplate Atom Boy Candy Truck. Friction action. Yonezawa (1963), Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 17, 2014
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ASTRO BOY ON MOTORCYCLE - ASAKUSA - JAPAN. Atom Boy riding a brown tinplate motorbike maked Mighty Atom on the fuel tank. Friction action. Asakusa (Box?), Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 17, 2014
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ASTRO BOY ON MOTORCYCLE - ATD - JAPANTinplate Atom Boy riding a red motorbike. Friction action. ATD, Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 17, 2014
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ASTRO BOY ON TRICYCLE - MIURA - JAPANVinyl Atom Boy riding a red tinplate tricycle. Bell at back. Wind Up, Miura, Japan. A variation of a very common tricycle toy. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 17, 2014
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ASTRO BOY FLYING SAUCER - TADA - JAPAN. Red and silver lithographed tin Atom Boy Saucer. Vinyl head. Friction action. Tada, Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 17, 2014
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JETTER MARS - POPY - JAPANJetter Mars, tin wind up. Popy (anime created by Tezuka in 1977 for Toei similar to Atom Boy), Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 17, 2014
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URAN - TADA - JAPANTinplate friction flying Uran, wheels in the chest. Tada. JapanNov 17, 2014
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URAN PLAYING WITH A BALLOON - TADA - JAPANLithographed tinplate Uran playing with a balloon. Vinyl head. Wind up, Tada, Japan. Based on a popular TPS toy.Nov 17, 2014
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URAN - BANDAI - JAPANTin and vinyl wind up Uran ( Atom Boy’s sister). Bandai. Same production as N°2, Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 17, 2014
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ASTRO BOY TRACK TOY - TPS - JAPANLithographed tinplate track toy consisting of a tinplate wind up Atom Boy travelling around a tinplate track., wind up, TPS, Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 17, 2014
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ASTRO BOY - TADA - JAPANAtom Boy, friction action with wheels in the chest. Tin body, vinyl head. Tada logo on box and Atom Boy’s chest (1963), Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 17, 2014
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ASTRO BOY SWIMMING - TADA /AOKI - JAPANAtom Boy swimming. Vinyl rotating arms. Wind up action. Tada logo on toy and box and Aoki logo on box. Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 17, 2014
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FLYING ASTRO BOY - ATD ASAKUSA - JAPANAtom Boy, flying wind up fixed by a wire. Celluloid probellor attached to the feet. ATD marking on feet, ATD logo on box and ATD logo and Asakusa logo on later production, Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty Atom

Note: the English version of the box has the ASAKUSA maker's logo and has the typo "FLYING ASTORO BOY".
Nov 17, 2014
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ASTRO BOY - BANDAI - JAPANWheeled Atom Boy friction toy, Bandai. Flying posture. Red spark windows in the feet. Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 17, 2014
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ASTRO BOY - BANDAI - JAPANAtom Boy, battery operated with remote fly on a wire, back and head light up, Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 17, 2014
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ASTRO BOY - BANDAI - JAPANAtom Boy, Battery operated (in legs), Bandai (This one has been reproduced by Osaka Tin Toy logo Osaka on belt) tin with plastic head, Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 17, 2014
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ASTRO BOY - BANDA - JAPANAtom Boy, Battery op remote, Bandai (made in japan on leg) head light up tin with plastic head, Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 17, 2014
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ASTRO BOY - BANDAI - JAPANAtom Boy, wind up, Bandai (made in japan on leg) tin with plastic head, Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 17, 2014
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ASTRO BOY - ATD - JAPANAtom Boy, wind up, ATD (ATD made in japan on belt), Japan. Tetsuwan Atom aka Astroboy or Mighty AtomNov 17, 2014
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ROTOR ROBOT - MORTOYS - HONG KONGPlastic battery operated robot, multicolored plastic. "The Walking Giant". 14 inches tall. Hypnotic spiral eyes and spinning barber pole legs make this a distinctive robot. Semicircular discs in the feet give this robot a waddling action. Window box.

This is the Hong Kong version of the original Cragstan version. The Cragstan version has a stylised C logo molded into the chest while the Mortoys version has a paper decal in the chest. There are three color versions of this robot: blue, orange and brown.

Appears in a newspaper ad dated 1970 and the box has a 1970 date.
Nov 09, 2014
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ROCKET RACER - MAKER? - HONG KONGThis rather stubby plastic rocket appears to be based on the Masudaya Rocket Racer 3 version of the popular design. Yellow and red plastic with green side wings and a pilot head under a clear plastic canopy. Friction action with siren. 1960s.Nov 03, 2014
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PEZ KNOCKOFF GUN - HONG KONGA clear red hard plastic water pistol, clearly based on the early Pez design. The barrel has been elongated and the back of the gun simplified, otherwise it's the same. The stock has the same molded rocket design though the Pez wording has been removed. Packaging?Nov 03, 2014
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LANCIA RAZZA - ARCO FALC - ITALYA space shooting game, the name translates as "Rocket Launcher". The target is a spring loaded rocket fixed to a tripod. Hitting a target disk launches the rocket. A blue hard plastic space gun shoots plastic darts . The gun by Gherzi is based on the Cosmic Ray Gun by Palitoy.

Oct 26, 2014
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LASERPHON 4005 - MSB - EAST GERMANYLithographed tin and plastic space flashlight gun. This unusual gun has a conical tinplate body with a plastic handle and an assortment of other plastic components: small rocket sight, ribbed barrel etc. There is a tin panel on the handle. The design on the gun is a striking abstract blue, white and red pattern. Battery operated flashlight action with a buzzer noise. 7" 17cm long. Takes two AA (R6) batteries. Made in the GDR. 1970s. Oct 25, 2014
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SKULL SPARKLING MACHINE GUN - N IN CIRCLE - JAPANAn early lithographed tinplate wind up space machine gun. Blue with red and white details. Telescopic sight. Perforated red barrel. Litho bullets on the magazine. Skull logo forward handle and a condor on the stock. Wind up action with noise and spark. 1950s.

See also:
Nomura Sparkling 8 Machine Gun
Nomura Sparkling Machine Gun
N in Circle Skull Machine Gun
Oct 25, 2014
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SPARKLING 8 MACHINE GUN - NOMURA - JAPANAn early lithographed tinplate wind up space machine gun. Blue with red and white details. Perforated blue barrel. Litho bullets on the magazine. 8 in Wings logo on the stock. Wind up action with noise and spark. 1950s.

See also:
Nomura Sparkling 8 Machine Gun
Nomura Sparkling Machine Gun
N in Circle Skull Machine Gun
Oct 25, 2014
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SPARKLING MACHINE GUN NO 5 - NOMURA - JAPANAn early lithographed tinplate wind up space machine gun. Blue with red and white details. Perforated black barrel. Litho bullets on the magazine. A western crossover piece: the box depicts cowboys and policemen. Wind up action with noise and spark. 1950s.

See also:
Nomura Sparkling 8 Machine Gun
Nomura Sparkling Machine Gun
N in Circle Skull Machine Gun
Oct 25, 2014
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ATOMIC GUN - SHUDO? - JAPANA metallic blue lithographed tinplate angular space gun. Marked ATOMIC GUN with an electronic component on the sides and atomic symbol on the stock. The gun has a single raised rectangular red corrugated plastic spark window on each side. Friction action with spark. Maker? This has the same shape as Shudo guns.

There is also a silver version with red detailing. Box?
Oct 24, 2014
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MECHANICAL KIDDY ROCKET - YONE - JAPANAnother reworking of the popular SY/Yoneya Jumping Rocket design. This is a lithographed tin friction rocket with a vinyl child's head. Unusually, there is a small tin propeller on the front. Red and yellow with PLAYLAND wording on the front and the serial R.26 on the tail fin. The box depicts 72 on the rocket. 15cm long

This rocket also formed part of the Super Rocket Ride.
Oct 06, 2014
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SUPER SONIK INDIAN ARMY ROCKET - VTC - INDIAA red, green and yellow lithographed tinplate rocket. Litho cockpit detailing. Masuya style three finned rocket, friction drive with a standing action when the nose spike hits an obstacle. 8" 20cm (Sonic misspelling.) AsiaOct 03, 2014
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ROBOT CHARLY, BLACK VERSION - RE-EL 45 - ITALYBlack and red plastic battery operated remote control pedestal robot. The top half of the head is clear plastic, the bottom half is red plastic, as are the arms. Paper decal with the wording CHARLY on the chest. Moves, flashing lights and talking function. Dated to later than 1983.

See also the Logo Robot version. RE-EL is an Italian company, though it sold most of its robots in France.
Oct 03, 2014
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LOGO ROBOT - RE-EL 45 - ITALYSilver plastic battery operated remote control pedestal robot. Colorful space graphic decal on the chest. Moves, flashing lights and talking function. This is a variation of the more common Robot Charly. Dated to later than 1983.

RE-EL is an Italian company, though it sold most of its robots in France.
Oct 03, 2014
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METRALETTA SPACIAL-6 MACHINE GUN - MONTEPLAST - SPAINLarge clear plastic see-thru space machine gun. Blue plastic stock and barrel tip. The gun has a raised area on top containing visible plastic gears. Paper decal with Spacial 6 wording. Friction action with rotating gears, noise and spark. See also the pistol version of the gun.Sep 29, 2014
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BATMAN POP GUN - AOSHIN - JAPANA lithographed tinplate revolver with Batman graphics. Also shown is the holster for the gun. Pop gun action. 8" 20cm c1966. A crossover western-cowboy item repurposed. Image courtesy Hake's. ASCSep 28, 2014
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BATMAN FRICTION RAY MACHINE GUN - NOMURA - JAPANA lithographed tinplate machine pistol. The gun has a angular shape with a tinplate magazine. There is a red red plastic barrel with a yellow plastic tip. Batman graphics on the stock and on the side. Friction action with noise and spark. Box?Sep 28, 2014
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BATMAN FRICTION MACHINE GUN - TADA - JAPAA large brightly lithographed tinplate space machine gun. The red stock has a large Batman scene and is set at an angle. The gun has a blue barrel with a red spark window at the join with the body. Friction action with noise and spark. Box?


The same pressing as:
ASTRO BOY ATOM RAY GUN
007 JAMES BOND SECRET AGENT FRICTION RAY MACHINE GUN
Sep 28, 2014
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TETSUWAN ATOM MIGHTY GUN - TAKARA - JAPANAn silver plastic space gun with the handle, support and sights all set at a sharp angle. Shoots bothspinners and darts. Card targets of Tetsuwan Atom characters included. 12" 30cm Superhero.

Image courtesy Smith House.
Sep 28, 2014
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SUPER DELUXE ASTROBOY MACHINE GUN - TADA - JAPANA large lithographed tinplate space machine gun. The gun has a wood-effect stock, a large silver blue body with Astroboy graphics, and a small red barrel. On top is a very long clear green window. Battery operated with noise and flashing lights. 21" 52cm The box art has a Mexican bandit scene.

The same pressing as the Electric Wave Gun
Sep 28, 2014
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RED FOX MISSILE GUN - HUBLEY - USAA large angular blue plastic space gun with a large silver telescopic sight. The gun has a distinctive exaggerated trigger guard that gives the toy a rectanglular appearance. Circular wire trigger. Shoots large plastic rocket darts. 19" 46cm

Described as new in the 1962 Hubley catalog. Image courtesy Smith House auctions.
Sep 28, 2014
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DOUBLE BARREL BATMAN PISTOL - NOMURA - JAPANBatman superhero blue tin lithographed space machine gun. Cylindrical magazine. 8" 20cm Copious litho detailing with Batman wording on the sides and Batman graphics on the handle. Double barreled gun: two transparent green clear plastic barrels with red "lipstic" inserts. Friction noise and spark. Same pressing as the Cragstan Double Barrel Automatic Rapid Action Pistol. 1960s

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Sep 19, 2014
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THOR-DELTA MISSILE WITH MERCURY SPACE CAPSULE - DAIYA - JAPANA silver lithographed tin space rocket with a unique detachable Mercury capsule attached to the nose. Three fins. Spark windows at the rear. Marked THOR DELTA on the sides and TD 54 on the fins. Friction action with spark.
Sep 18, 2014
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SPACE WATER RIFLE - SANZ - ARGENTINAA marbled plastic machine pistol. Water pistol action. 24cm The gun is a copy of an earlier German design and is the same as the Maks Tommy Gun. Barbarella style. Date? Box?Sep 17, 2014
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TOMMY GUN WATER RIFLE, BARBARELLA - MAKS - HONG KONGA plastic machine pistol. Water pistol action. 24cm Sold in a bag with header card and called "Tommy Gun". Despite the military connection the gun has space lines, particularly the ring sections on the top. This is a copy of an earlier German design. Mak's

The main space connection is the fact that the gun, probably the German version, was used in the movie "Barbarella".
Sep 17, 2014
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SPACE WATER PISTOL - IDEAL JGS - GERMANYA plastic machine pistol with a distinctive trigger guard that extends to enclose the whole underside of the gun. Water pistol. 26cm Date? Box. Note: this company is not connected with the US Ideal toy company but is J.G. Schrödel of Nuremberg. Colors include black and transparent red with sparkles.Sep 17, 2014
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MR ROBOT, RED VERSION - YONEZAWA/NGS - JAPANRed painted tin battery operated skirted robot.Clear plastic domed head containing springs and a rotating light. Chest panel with Mr Robot wording. Advances with mystery bump and go action as the head lights and interior spins. "Revolving Color Dome Lights". Some versions have a fixed (always on) light in the dome and some flash on and off. The white version has been dated to November 1961.

There are two versions shown, one with Cragstan on the chest plate and one without. The Cragstan version comes in a box that carries the Cragstan importer logo and also has an NGS manufacturer's logo.
Sep 07, 2014
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