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Tim Mee Toy Production News: February 2024

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Tim Mee Toy Production News: February 2024

Tim Mee Toy® Realistic Reissues:Production of the Hercules AC-130 is stalled as the big machine that molds the fuselage needs some more specialized tech help to get it's software working correctly. The silver-gray AC-130 weapon parts packs should arrive Mid-February along with some restocks and 2 new Combat Jet color variants: TM-67784 Combat Fighter Jets 4pc Green TM-67785 Combat Fighter Jets 4pc Pink TM-67798 AC-130 Hercules Gunship Silver Gray Weapons Parts I've ordered OD-Green and Tan packs of the Modern Armored Cars and some fill-in color variants. The Attack and Transport 8 inch helicopters haven't been offered for a few...

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Tim Mee Toy Production News: January 2024

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Tim Mee Toy Production News: January 2024

Tim Mee Toy® Realistic Reissues: The new Battle Mountain color variants arrived last month: TM-67977 Battle Mountain Coal Black TM-67970 Battle Mountain OD Green TM-67976 Battle Mountain Rust Red TM-67971 Battle Mountain Tan TM-67978 Battle Mountain White   Production of the Hercules AC-130 is still on hold. More parts for the big machine that molds the fuselage were ordered last month. The silver-gray weapon accessories have been molded and will be available as a parts pack around early February. I don't have an estimate when the first batch of Hercules will be ready. My best guess is late February or...

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Tim Mee Toy Production News: December 2023

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Tim Mee Toy Production News: December 2023

Tim Mee Toy® Realistic Reissues: The new Galaxy Laser Team® Space bucket playset and couple more volcanic terrain and vehicle color variants arrived a few days ago: TM-67874 Galaxy Laser Team® Bucket TM-67993 Toy Small Volcano Terrain 3pc Rust Red TM-67995 Toy Small Volcano Terrain 3pc Rust Brown TM-67814 Combat Patrol Willys & Artillery 4pc Green TM-67815 Combat Patrol Willys & Artillery 4pc Pink TM-67943 Deuce-and-a-Half Cargo Truck 2pc Gray Battle Mountain production is wrapping up and the new color variants should arrive around December 19th: TM-67977 Battle Mountain Coal Black TM-67970 Battle Mountain OD Green TM-67976 Battle Mountain Rust...

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Tim Mee Toy Hercules AC-130 December 2023 Updates

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Tim Mee Toy Hercules AC-130 December 2023 Updates

This page will be updated with the latest Hercules AC-130 news throughout the month of December. Summary:The Michigan factory that made Tim Mee Toy closed in 2021. Production moved to Pennsylvania in 2022. There have been a number of challenges with the extra-large equipment needed to make the Hercules. We know there are youngsters looking forward to receiving a Hercules for Christmas, so this page is to let folks know the current status of that possibility. December 20th Update:Parts for the big machine that molds the fuselage have been located and ordered. The silver-gray weapon accessories have been molded and...

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Tim Mee Toy Production News: Thanksgiving November 2023

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Tim Mee Toy Production News: Thanksgiving November 2023

Hercules AC-130 Airplane: Production has started, but it's still uncertain if the Pennsylvania factory can produce some OD Green Hercules AC-130 Airplane Playsets in time for the holidays this year. The mold that makes the wings, props, door, ramp and wheels has already made a bunch of parts: The really big plastic injection machine needed to make the fuselage is almost ready for testing. We won't know if holiday availability will be possible until a part arrives and is installed later next week. I should have an update in the 1st week of December. Here's a rare look inside the...

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