No damage or missing parts. Tin litho is very nice and clean. No signs of wear, scratches and dings. Rubber tracks are original and in good tight shape.
Battery compartments are very clean with no signs of corrosion. Overall, a very nice looking, working robot toy for your collection.
The 5 correct actions of this toy are as follows: (1) Push lever/switch to move the tractor forward, (2) Reverse position of the lever/switch to move the tractor in reverse, (3) Crankshaft spins the fan belt to rotate the fan blades, (4) Pistons move up and down in a realistic manner, (5) Red light flashes in the engine compartment as if the spark plugs/pistons are really firings. Very Cool toy to play with.
It is shown on page 192. It is a 1950's era toy made by the Linemar Co. And distributed by T-N Nomura/Showa. The original box is included.It is in very good condition with some glue repairs. Perfect for display or storage of the toy. This would make a nice addition to any collector of Robots, Spaceships, Rockets, Astronauts, NASA, Mercury, Gemini, or other Space related toys. The item "MINT 1950's LINEMAR BATTERY OPERATED ROBOT TRACTOR TIN LITHO SPACE TOY MIB" is in sale since Wednesday, March 23, 2016. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Robots, Monsters & Space Toys\Robots\Pre-1970\Tin". The seller is "dogfoxy" and is located in Omaha, Nebraska. This item can be shipped worldwide.