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battery powered bump n' go
6.75" high by 8.625" long
Again, this is one of my favorites. I realize I may say this often about many of my robots, but I am rediscovering my collection as I am pulling out boxes from my closet for this web page. As I make a forgotten discovery, it becomes my NEW favorite. See how that works?
Sometimes all it takes to impress me is design. This one simply has appeal to me. He is merely a bump n' go robot that does wheelies depending on how you set an adjustable sliding weight under the front of his skateboard. For a long time I thought this was surely made my Tomy as part of their "bot" series, but apparently other companies had their own "bot" series going on.