DIECAST NEWS

Coming This Fall....CAT@ Heavy Equipment Built by Tonkin Replicas

Tonkin Replicas presents a series of new CAT@ scale models: the 988k, D6R Bulldozer, 950K, 966K, 972K, 994H (among others in our complete release this coming November 2013).  The 988K wheel loader at 1:50 scale made its' debut at Bauma 2013 in Munich Germany. This is debut is significant because launch commemorates  the 50th anniversity of the working 988K, which Caterpillar began in 1963.  Tonkin's new 988k in 1/50 scale is approx. 10" long. In addition to the 988k is the D6R Bulldozer also released this coming November 2013. It is approx. 3.75" long.  The 950K Medium Wheel Loader,  the 966 Medium Wheel Loader, the972 Medium Wheel Loader are all approx. 7" long; while the 994H Large Wheel Loader is 13.3" in length in 1/50 scale.  Our entire fleet of Medium Wheel Loaders will have a quick coupler in 1/50 scale. All of these new CAT Heavy Equipment replicas Tonkin produced are primarily built with quality metal componets. Why?  Because at Tonkin we aim  to impress and to exceed even our high standards of quality, reliability and excellence. We have a longstanding reputation in the Diecast Scale Model Industry built on quality and our replicas are well regarded and remain so for a long time.