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Tonka 1987 Dealer Catalog

The 1987 Tonka Dealer Catalog brings back the best from ’86 and adds to it. The Pound Puppies introduce us to Cooler, Howler, Whopper, and Nose Marie from the Saturday morning Cartoon. Rock Lords return with some prehistoric additions. Steel Monsters and Spiral Zone are ready for some serious marauding. The Super Naturals pit good [...]

Tonka’s World of Entertainment 1986 Dealer Catalog

This 1986 Tonka catalog packs a wallop in 100 pages. GoBots, Rock Lords, Steel Monsters, and of course Trucks, headline the appropriately titled “World of Entertainment”. Let no one accuse this catalog of being soft, even when it takes a turn for the cuddly with the Pound Puppies, Pound Pur-r-ies, and Keypers. Tonka’s all about [...]

Tonka 1984 “Tonka Turns Toward Tomorrow” Dealer Catalog

The 1984 “Tonka Turns Toward Tomorrow” Looks beyond the bulldozer but not quite into the New Millennium. Tonka’s bread and butter still remains squarely with their line of toy trucks, tractors, and other commercial vehicles. They forge ahead with the futuristic Go-Bots. In the toy arms race of the 1980′s, the Go-Bots are Tonka’s answer [...]