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Hopper4WD 04-11-2014 11:24 AM

Vintage RC Tyco, Taiyo, Nikko 80s and 90s
 
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My Vintage Tyco/Taiyo/Nikko RC Collection,

See them in Action,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-G4KCDkX5-Y

More Vintage Tyco/Taiyo/Nikko RC
https://www.youtube.com/user/NostalgiaRC1/videos

Taiyo/Tyco Typhoon Hovercraft - 9.6v
Taiyo Max Hopper 4WD/Tyco Super Turbo 4WD Hopper - 8aa
Taiyo/Tyco Grabber 4WD - 8aa
Taiyo/Tyco Porsche 911 Speedster - 6aa
Taiyo Jet Fighter 2 - 6aa
Taiyo/Tyco Mini Hopper - 4aa
Taiyo Lamborghini Countach LP500S - 4aa
Nikko Turbo Bandit - 7.2v

nrtv20 04-11-2014 12:35 PM

I loved that hovercraft! I'd buy one they had them in stores still.

Hopper4WD 04-11-2014 02:34 PM

Best place to find one is ebay. I have two!!! One owned from new some 20+ years ago, definitely one of my all time favourite RCs.

My Vintage Tyco/Taiyo/Nikko RC
https://www.youtube.com/user/NostalgiaRC1/videos

Hopper4WD 05-09-2014 03:39 PM

My Vintage Tyco/Taiyo/Nikko RC Collection,
 
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My Vintage Tyco/Taiyo/Nikko RC Collection, New Pics

See them in Action,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-G4KCDkX5-Y

More Vintage Tyco/Taiyo/Nikko RC
https://www.youtube.com/user/NostalgiaRC1/videos

Taiyo/Tyco Typhoon Hovercraft - 9.6v
Taiyo Max Hopper 4WD/Tyco Super Turbo 4WD Hopper - 8aa
Taiyo/Tyco Grabber 4WD - 8aa
Taiyo/Tyco Porsche 911 Speedster - 6aa
Taiyo Jet Fighter 2 - 6aa
Taiyo/Tyco Mini Hopper - 4aa
Taiyo/Tyco Lamborghini Countach LP500S - 4aa
Nikko Turbo Bandit - 7.2v

Hopper4WD 05-13-2014 09:35 AM

Vintage TAIYO / Tyco RC
 
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Does anyone remembe these vintage TAIYO / Tyco RC's?

See the Porsche 911 in Action
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tTIJu0j7SL4

More Vintage Tyco/Taiyo/Nikko RC
https://www.youtube.com/user/NostalgiaRC1/videos

The pictures are the TAIYO versions released in Europe, the Tyco versions had 9.6v battery packs sold in the U.S.

Lamborghini Countach LP500S - 8AA
Ferrari F40 - 8AA
Ferrari 348tb - 8AA
Porsche 911 Cabriolet - 8AA

bertrandsv87 05-13-2014 09:39 AM

The Nikko F1 ferrari pro series was Awesome !!!!

Hopper4WD 05-13-2014 09:55 AM

Taiyo Grand Prix / Tyco Turbo Indy 9.6v Turbo
 
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Taiyo Grand Prix / Tyco Turbo Indy 9.6v Turbo / (Late 1980s)

More Vintage Tyco/Taiyo/Nikko RC
https://www.youtube.com/user/NostalgiaRC1/videos

Variants Pics

TAIYO Super Fight F-1 8aa (31km/h)

TAIYO Super Fight F-1 8aa (27km/h)

TAIYO Grand Prix F-1 8aa

Tyco Indy Turbo F-1 8aa / 9.6v (You will not see Cigarette advertising on toys like this again)

TAIYO Super Fight F-1 8aa (27km/h)

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Also check out My Nikko Turbo Bandit Formula F1 from 1984,

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=96QH-xDopog

Hopper4WD 05-13-2014 10:18 AM

Tyco Turbo Hopper / TAIYO Jet Hopper Variants
 
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The Most Popular Toy Grade RC of the 1980s,

TAIYO Jet Hopper / Tyco Turbo Hopper
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Variants

TAIYO Jet Hopper / Tyco Turbo Hopper (Original 1986) - 8aa
25km/h

TAIYO Jet Hopper (newer version with different wheels/tyres) - 8aa - 27km/h (notice the different controller aswell)

TAIYO Jet Hopper II - 8aa - 27km/h

TAIYO Aero Jet Hopper - 8aa - 27km/h


More Vintage Tyco/Taiyo/Nikko RC
https://www.youtube.com/user/NostalgiaRC1/videos

Hopper4WD 05-13-2014 11:32 AM

Classic Buggy TAIYO / Tyco RCs
 
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Some Classic Buggy TAIYO / Tyco RCs

Jet Fighter
Jet Racer 4wd / Super Turbo 4wd Hopper
Max Hopper 4wd / Super Turbo 4wd Hopper
Heads Up Hopper / Wild Thing

See the Max Hopper 4wd in Action,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0jNgB2-FkWg

More Vintage Tyco/Taiyo/Nikko RC
https://www.youtube.com/user/NostalgiaRC1/videos

Hopper4WD 05-13-2014 11:44 AM

Classic TAIYO / Tyco RCs
 
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Here is some more classic TAIYO / Tyco RCs

Max Turbo Blaster / Turbo Blaster
Racing Truck
Racing Pickup 4wd
Road King 4x4
Outlaw Sprinter

More Vintage Tyco/Taiyo/Nikko RC
https://www.youtube.com/user/NostalgiaRC1/videos

Hopper4WD 05-13-2014 12:00 PM

Taiyo / Tyco RC Fast Traxx
 
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Taiyo / Tyco RC Fast Traxx Models
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Taiyo / Tyco Fast Traxx / Turbo Traxx (Greece) / Space Hopper (Germany)

Taiyo / Tyco Super Fast Traxx

Taiyo / Tyco Fast Traxx Pickup

Taiyo / Tyco Half Traxx

Taiyo / Tyco Fast Traxx Eliminator

More Vintage Tyco/Taiyo/Nikko RC
https://www.youtube.com/user/NostalgiaRC1/videos

mkiiina 05-13-2014 12:15 PM

Oh man that takes me back... I had a fast-traxx (green) and some of those other ones. Wore the treads off it.

Hopper4WD 05-13-2014 01:43 PM

TAIYO Aero Jet Fighter
 
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TAIYO Aero Jet Fighter

also known as,

TAIYO Top Turbo 315 / Tyco Twin Turbo Aero Hopper - 8aa

More Vintage Tyco/Taiyo/Nikko RC
https://www.youtube.com/user/NostalgiaRC1/videos

Hopper4WD 05-13-2014 01:57 PM

TAIYO / Tyco Typhoon Hovercraft Variants
 
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TAIYO / Tyco Typhoon Hovercraft Variants

See it in Action,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RlF85qXH3dM

TAIYO Jet Typhoon / Tyco Mini Typhoon in Red

TAIYO Typhoon in White

TAIYO Super Typhoon (Very Rare)

Hopper4WD 05-13-2014 02:58 PM

TAIYO / Tyco Porsche 962
 
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TAIYO Porsche 962 - 4aa

TAIYO Porsche 962c / Tyco Turbo Porsche 962 - 8aa - 31km/h

(extremely hard to find a TAIYO branded one of these)

More Vintage Tyco/Taiyo/Nikko RC
https://www.youtube.com/user/NostalgiaRC1/videos


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