Taiyo Blink-a-Gear

Popularly known as 'Blinka', this is a big battery operated robot made from tinplate and plastic finished in gloss black, with flashing green eyes, 10 illuminated spinning gears in chest, smooth & synchronous movement of arms and legs, and is a close relative of the Wheel-a-Gear robot.

Updated: 26 June 2020

Blink A Gear value and price guide

What's your Blink A Gear worth? Here are some recently sold items.

Picture Title Date Price
blink a gear robot 1960 s japan by taiyo co vg Blink A Gear Robot 1960 S Japan By Taiyo Co Vg... 04/2021 $700.00
reproduction left arm for taiyo blink a gear robot Reproduction Left Arm For Taiyo Blink A Gear Robot... 06/2021 $50.00
no pictureSee all sold items on eBay for more prices08/2021$-.--

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Maurice - June 9, 2021
I purchased a 116B Blink-A-Gear Robot at a estate sale. It is in great shape but no box. I plan I keeping it. What is the value of such robots and what do you think the value would be in say 5yrs.