This space phaser cap gun toy from the 1950’s is sweet!

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I found these amazing old tin robots on the Alphadrome Robot and Space Toy Database. These old robots are incredible!

Atom Robot - Yoshiya 1964

Atom Robot - Yoshiya 1964

Target Robot - Masudaya 1965

Target Robot - Masudaya 1965

Electronic Remote Control Robot - Matsudaya 1960's

Electronic Remote Control Robot - Matsudaya 1960's

Winky Robot - Yonezawa 1960's

Winky Robot - Yonezawa 1960's

Laser Robot - Daiya 1968

Laser Robot - Daiya 1968

Blink-a-Gear Robot - Taiyo 1969

Blink-a-Gear Robot - Taiyo 1969

Sparkling Mike the Robot - SNK 1960's

Sparkling Mike the Robot - SNK 1960's

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Robo Movido a Pilhas - Argentina 1960's

Three versions of the Television Robot by Alps 1960's

Three versions of the Television Robot by Alps 1960's

Original tin win up paddle foot bullet style. Note wire key

Original tin win up paddle foot bullet style. Note wire key 1950's

Conehead Robot - Yonezawa 1950's - 1960's

Conehead Robot - Yonezawa 1950's - 1960's

Machine Robot aka "Turn Signal Robot" - Horikawa 1963

Machine Robot aka "Turn Signal Robot" - Horikawa 1963

Space Conqueror 5 - Daiya 1962

Space Conqueror 5 - Daiya 1962

Mr. Planet - Yonezawa 1969

Mr. Planet - Yonezawa 1969

Three versions of Mr. Mercury - Yonegawa early 1960's

Three versions of Mr. Mercury - Yonegawa early 1960's

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December 17, 2008

The kids growing up in the 1950’s and 1960’s must have had a BLAST playing with these toys! Not only are the toys incredible; I love the packaging as well!  I found these on EBay.

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Friction powered Mobile Jet

Space Television toy - Awesome for documenting all those new planets and moons

Space Television toy - Awesome for documenting all those new planets and moons

Alien UFO

Alien UFO

Space Tank

Space Tank

Mr. Machine - Ideal 1960

Mr. Machine - Ideal 1960

Buck Rogers jigsaw puzzle

Buck Rogers jigsaw puzzle

Rolling Astronaut toy; I love the branding with NASA on this guy.

Rolling Astronaut toy; I love the branding with NASA on this guy.

Awesome Space Gun!

Awesome Space Gun!

Space Ranger - Real flying toy!

Space Ranger - Real flying toy!