June 27, 2012

OG Creative Playthings Supertanker

This vintage Creative Playthings tanker has the most unusual hull configuration I've seen since Karl Stromberg's Liparus.


At 21 inches, it also has dimensions, parts, and construction techniques that look like they could be replicated easily in your Popular Mechanics-era basement workshop.


Vintage wooden toy ship / boat by Creative Playthings Inc. - Large, first bid $45+$8 s/h, auction ends July 3 [ebay]

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2012 version: http://papafoxtrot.com/products

It's all about the paint job...

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