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    Posted 1 year ago

    fortapache
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    The Foden Cement Mixer was released in 1961 and was sold through 1967. In 1968 it was replaced by the GMC Tipper Truck. The Foden was the second #26 the first being the ERF Cement Mixer. Back in the early days of Matchbox a model would be replaced with a like model ie a fire truck with another fire truck.
    The box here is an E Style box that was sold from 1964-1967 so that makes it fairly easy to put this model in that period from 1964-1967. Noting it has Cement Lorry on the end flaps. Apparently they didn't Americanize this one,
    The mixer rotates on this but it requires finger power and imagination.

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    1. racer4four racer4four, 1 year ago
      Also requires the right noise, which should vary in pitch depending on whether you imagine it full, empty or emptying.
    2. jscott0363 jscott0363, 1 year ago
      That's a great Matchbox cement mixer. The original box really makes it!!
    3. fortapache fortapache, 1 year ago
      Thank you very much racer4four. Making mixer noise right now.
    4. fortapache fortapache, 1 year ago
      Thank you very much Scott. Too bad 2D is written on each side but the box still looks good.
    5. fortapache fortapache, 1 year ago
      Thank you
      buckethead
      EJW-54
      roddyq
      Oroyoroyisthatyourhorse
      Caperkid
      racer4four
      mikelv85
      jscott0363
      JImam
      KarenLR71
    6. fortapache fortapache, 1 year ago
      Thank you
      brunswick
      nutsabotas6
      vetraio50
    7. fortapache fortapache, 1 year ago
      Thank you very much Jancal20. I should get the Kingsize version some time. It is quite nice.
    8. fortapache fortapache, 1 year ago
      Thank you
      SEAN68
      Virginia.vintage

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