Details of Dinky 660 Mighty Antar Tank Transporter
The Dinky Mighty Antar Tank Transporter.
Released June 1956, priced at 17/11. The box changed to the familiar blue and white striped in November 1956. Windows were added towards the end of 1960, by which time the price had dropped to 13/11. After windows were incorporated, the price rose to 14/6. Shown also is the last issue of this famous model. It has windows, and a modified trailer that was re-designed to accommodate the 908 Mighty Antar Transporter with Transformer. The modifications included an additional tab and bar to support the transformer, and tie-down protrusions underneath. Painted military green, the trailer replaced the original in the last year of production, 1964. With the re-designed trailer, it became detacheable from the tractor unit, a feature that was not possible with the earlier issues. The model's last catalogue appearance was in the August 1964 issue when it was priced at 15/6. This was a very popular model as shown by the price decrease over a span of eight years. Based on a Thornycroft vehicle and Sankey semi trailer.
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The original price was 17/11 . It was available in olive drab finish. Released as Dinky 660 in 1956 withdrawn as Dinky 660 in 1964.
Model features:driver, ramps
Model range:Dinky Supertoys
Origin:Made in England
Packaging:blue striped box, yellow box
Vehicle load:tank load
Vehicle model:Antar, Mighty Antar
Vehicle type:low loader, tank transporter
Wheels:cast grooved hubs, tyres with tread
Windows:no windows, windows
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