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Posted 17 February 2013 - 09:41 AM

That's a neat ad Don !

Okay , here goes . . .  What was AMT Corp . called before it was AMT Corporation ?   It started in 1948 building promos for Ford .



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Posted 17 February 2013 - 10:10 AM

It was called SMP. 



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Posted 17 February 2013 - 10:28 AM

I think that AMT bought or merged with SMP in 1959 but that's not the original name .

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 11:23 AM

Aluminum Model Toys



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Posted 17 February 2013 - 12:56 PM

Aluminum Model Toys

 

Yep ,  that was easy !

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Posted 17 February 2013 - 02:44 PM

What model companies did Budd Anderson work for?



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Posted 17 February 2013 - 02:49 PM

Model Products Corporation?



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Posted 17 February 2013 - 03:08 PM

IMC, MPC, and AMT



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Posted 17 February 2013 - 04:19 PM

Revell, AMT, IMC, and MPC.



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Posted 18 February 2013 - 08:02 PM

You got it, Don.  Most people don't know that he worked for Revell first.



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Posted 19 February 2013 - 02:43 AM

Thanks. 

 

What were the custom wheels in Jo-Han's '64 Dodge Polara hardtop annual kit?



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Posted 20 February 2013 - 06:43 PM

Should I ask a different question? What was the name of Jo-Han before it was Jo-Han?



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Posted 21 February 2013 - 02:12 AM

Ideal Models .

 

Edit - Sorry ,  I just saw the original question . . . I think the wheels were American Racing 5 spoke mags .


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Posted 21 February 2013 - 02:36 AM

Ideal Models .

 

Edit - Sorry ,  I just saw the original question . . . I think the wheels were American Racing 5 spoke mags .

 

Yes, on both questions. The wheels were the American Racing "LeMans" mags. Your turn.



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Posted 21 February 2013 - 05:58 AM

Here's a really easy follow up question :  Where did the name Jo - Han originate from ?



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Posted 22 February 2013 - 08:38 AM

??? 

 Here's a hint :  It's part of the original founder's first and last names .



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Posted 22 February 2013 - 10:51 AM

John Hanle



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Posted 22 February 2013 - 11:10 AM

I thought it was spelled John Hanley ,  but you're correct .

 

Your turn Casey !



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Posted 24 February 2013 - 10:40 AM

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Posted 24 February 2013 - 10:56 AM

Which IMC kit was numbered #200?