Dinky 029e-G Single Deck Half Cab Bus

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This model is the Dinky 29e-G-1 Single Deck Half Cab Bus in cream and blue.

The model features no opening parts, all features are cast into the body casting — the wheel arches, bonnet and headlights are all details molded in the body casting. At the front the grille and headlights are picked out in silver. To the sides, the "flashes" are in blue. There is no interior or glazing on this model.

All wheels are solid one piece cast hubs, painted blue, with rubber tyre fitted to steel crimped axles.

The base plate is lacquered tin with a blackish tinge. To the top centre it reads "Dinky Toys", "Made In England By" in the middle centre, and "Meccano Ltd" at the centre bottom. It is fixed in place by three machined rivets, one at the front and two to the rear.

This item was issued between 1948 and 1952.

Item: 3661

 


This model is the Dinky 29e-G-1b Single Deck Half Cab Bus in cream and blue. I have differentiated it due to it having black hubs, not blue.

The model features no opening parts, all features are cast into the body casting — the wheel arches, bonnet and headlights are all details molded in the body casting. At the front the grille and headlights are picked out in silver. To the sides, the "flashes" are in blue. There is no interior or glazing on this model.

All wheels are solid one piece cast hubs, painted BLACK, with rubber tyre fitted to steel crimped axles.

The base plate is lacquered tin with a blackish tinge. To the top centre it reads "Dinky Toys", "Made In England By" in the middle centre, and "Meccano Ltd" at the centre bottom. It is fixed in place by three machined rivets, one at the front and two to the rear.

This item was issued between 1948 and 1952.

Item: 3244