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Mark Kulak - April 2014 Collector's Edition

Mark Kulak ---  Mark is one of the Collectors’ we asked in March 2012 to review Tonkin Replicas’ venture into Social Media and the diecastcollecting.com website.   Of course long before March 2012, Mark collected Tonkin Replicas diecast scale models… practically speaking Mark's history goes back to the beginning of Tonkin’s brand.  Why back in May of 2012, Mark wrote on our (then new) Facebook page “Yup, that’s 1/87 by looking at the tires.  I can’t wait to add some of these, and I’m not even a Freightliner guy ….

Tonkin Replicas 950K in 1/50 scale... with Quick Coupler

The 950K with quick coupler is straight edged – no teeth at 1/50 scale.  It is approx. 6.5in / 17 cm in length.  The 950 K is one of the most popular of Cat’s medium wheel loaders in the 1/1 line. And our 950K at 1/50 scale is sure to be a good selling model too; as it is built primarily of quality metal components.  We use quality and high standards to build each of our diecast model replicas.

Breaking News! Tonkin Replicas announces a new OEM Truck

Tonkin Replicas newest truck is a Capacity Yard Dog--- Built in 1/53 scale… Terminal Tractors for Ports, Intermodal cargo  and Warehouse / Distribution Centers… Sweet … Watch for photos of Tonkin Replicas 1/53 scale capacity… coming soon…  photo shown from 1/1 Capacity website...    

MATS 2014--- Tonkin Replicas in South Wing B Lobby – Booth Number 40548

March 27 – 29th General Admission is 1 PM -6PM on Thursday March 27th,  10 AM -6 PM Friday March 28th and 9AM -4 PM Saturday… 937 Phillips Lane in Louisville – Kentucky--- Photo from Last Years MATS ... 

Mammoet CKE2500G -Available from Tonkin Replicas Europe

The Mammoet CKE2500G  in 1/50 scale available now for pre-order through Tonkin Replicas Europe.  After a successful launch at Spielwarenmesse in Nuremberg - Germany in early 2014, Tonkin Replicas Europe announces  the first production series of Mammoet - Kobelco CKE2500G - Crawler Crane with Jib.  Constructed with diecast metal and therefore fewer exterior plastic parts, our 1/50 scale crane displays detailed driver compartment, authentic Mammoet Company logo and colors, detailed exterior.

Announcing The D6R.....Crawler Dozer....

Available Late Spring of 2014: The D6R ... Track Type Tractor... Approx. 5 in /13 cm with Ripper..Item # TR60001..... 

MH 3049 Material Handler with Quick Coupler Bucket

Coming soon... the MH3049 Material Handler.  Quick Coupler Bucket with 4 & 5 Tines Orange Peel Grapple Attachments..... 


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