The construction site functions well and the toy and the box are in good condition (see photos). To get a really good idea of how this toy functions you can go on Google and look up Technofix Gigant Construction Site #315 and look for youtube demonstrations for how this toy operates. You will see and hear how fantastic this toy is when in action. The video shows the wonderful functions of this toy in great detail. Each dumpster truck loads and unloads the round constructions balls.Each truck is controlled by a separate switch that allows independent movement of each truck. Each truck automatically turns around to position itself to be able to load and unload its contents as shown in the video. The box lid gives the directions in several languages including English. (see photos) The battery case has some rusting but everything functions properly when the batteries are correctly positioned. The actions of this toy are phenomenal and will delight young and old alike!!
The controls that regulate each trucks movement are easy to manipulate with a forward position, reverse position and an idling position as well as on-off switch. The lithography both on the box and the toy itself are super. You have to experience this toy to truly appreciate how clever and special it truly is!!!!! The box measures 25 inches wide by 15 inches deep by 5 inches high pretty much the size of the toy.Both dumpsters trucks are plastic and the controls area is mostly tin. The toy with the box weigh about 2 and 1/2 pounds. The item "Vintage battery operated Technofix Gigant Construction Site #315 with box (exc.)" is in sale since Monday, August 15, 2016. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Electronic, Battery & Wind-Up\Battery Operated\Pre-1970". The seller is "toysntiques2015" and is located in Los Angeles, California. This item can be shipped to United States.