Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Miniture tin wind ups, military edition! Mixed makers, Gama, Kellermann, German and Japanese.

In Model Cars > Tin Model Cars > Show & Tell and Military and Wartime > Show & Tell.
Model Cars2072 of 28711960-70s Rijkspolitie toycarToy wood wheels two crank works red slick sport toy car
Love it
Like it

TheGateKeeperTheGateKeeper loves this.
pops52pops52 loves this.
VrgdcVrgdc loves this.
aghcollectaghcollect loves this.
artisloveartislove loves this.
trgrubaughtrgrubaugh loves this.
peteypetey loves this.
leighannrnleighannrn loves this.
DesignerDesigner loves this.
pickrknowspickrknows loves this.
fourpeepsakefourpeepsake loves this.
blairblair loves this.
stonesfan1stonesfan1 likes this.
scottvezscottvez loves this.
ttomtuckerttomtucker loves this.
officialfuelofficialfuel loves this.
packrat-placepackrat-place loves this.
See 15 more
Add to collection

Please create an account, or Log in here

If you don't have an account, create one here.

Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate

Posted 6 years ago

(88 items)

These are the toys I have that are of a significantly smaller scale than most of my stuff. The little one in the foreground is barely 2" long! No idea who made that one, but I love it to death! It probably makes the most noise out of all of them and is quite imposing with the full metal chains.

The two on the right are made by CKO Kellermann of Germany. The two on the left may look like (near) identical makers, but were made on opposite ends of the Earth! The camouflaged one is made in Japan, and the silver one is made by Gama (Germany).

Only goes to show how much companies were copying each other. Japan seems to have copied many German models. Marx did to a point, but once relations with Germany got... interesting... that pretty much stopped. I would like to read up on this more if I can, if anyone knows some good sources I'd be very grateful.


  1. packrat-place packrat-place, 6 years ago
    very nice collection!
  2. Dirjas Dirjas, 6 years ago
    thanks for you're comment on my police car. Yeah, it is nice when you have a personal feeling for it. I have a question,
    Do you know how to reply properly on a comment?

Want to post a comment?

Create an account or login in order to post a comment.