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IH Metro ?

Postby Barnyard » Tue Oct 30, 2012 4:59 pm

Anybody know anything about these. Just wondering if it is an Ertl, Danbury etc and any other info on them.

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Re: IH Metro ?

Postby Rudi » Tue Oct 30, 2012 5:49 pm

That is a pretty cool miniature Bill. I like that. :D

International Harvester Sales This one appears to be a First Gear.

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Bill, it is definitively a First Gear product:

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This truck is a 1949 International Harvester Metro Van with the Farmall IH McCormick tractor colors and graphics. The van measures 3 and a quarter inches wide by 3 and three-quarter inches high by 8 and a quarter inches long at 1/25th scale size. It has opening double doors in the rear and both the front side doors slide open.
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Re: IH Metro ?

Postby Barnyard » Tue Oct 30, 2012 6:20 pm

Thanks Rudi, The seller called me back a while ago and said it was made by First Gear and stamped 2007. I had never heard of them so I Googled it. I checked the same page you did and found it sells for about the same as he wants for his. I'm passing on it
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Re: IH Metro ?

Postby Rudi » Tue Oct 30, 2012 6:43 pm

Yeah, some of them try to sell em for new price even though used. I like the Metro and it would be nice to have but not at that price, I would rather work on completing my Spec Casts Cubs.
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