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Did You Know…..? Tonkin Replicas’ TON Brand (1:87 scale)

 

TON (rhymes with stone) is often referred to as “little trucks that make a big impression”.  These affordable truck models are extracting in detail at 1:87 scale. TON Brand began in 1974, originally designed for mass market giveaways, these scale model trucks have ample imprint areas and a memorable end-user presence all wrapped up in style.  Why TON trucks?  The 1:87 scale is compact, convenient. Today Tonkin Replicas’ TON brand is a big hit with the serious collector. 

These scale model trucks offer a wide range of OEM-certified models from which to choose.  New tractor and trailers are coming onto the market providing an unprecedented selection of different cabs and trailer options. These models 1:87 scale TON Brand model trucks hold their value and are extremely collectible. 

TON Brand OEMs include Volvo, Kenworth, Peterbilt, Freightliner and Western Star.  Tonkin Replicas offers the Volvo VN 780 and the Volvo VT880.  These TON brand Volvo models are top true to detail replicas in the 1:87 scale market.  Kenworth W900 is one of the most popular models to date. Tonkin Replicas TON Brand (1:87 scale) impresses serious Scale Truck Model Collectors. Newest to our TON Brand is the Peterbilt 389.  This Peterbilt model has the most detail of all our 1:87 scale model trucks and it is filled with some of the same features that make the real truck a standout on the road.  The Columbia Freightliner is a standard in American Trucking and we captured all this quality in our 1:87 scale model trucks.  One look at our wide variety of OEM Trucks and you can see why serious collectors choose Tonkin Replicas’ TON Brand.

Some of these serious collector’s favorite TON Brand model trucks include the St. Germain W900L Kenworth and Gulf Transportation Peterbilt 386 – Heil Tanker.   

 

   Tonkin Replicas’ TON Brand 1:87 scale model trucks are so much more than just a model truck one could say TR's scale model trucks are the little trucks that make a big impression on our customers.