Japanese firm Modern Toys, also known as Masudaya, made a remote controlled Radicon Robot, Radicon Bus and Radicon Speedboat in the 1950s.

Highly collectible toys.

Radicon bus (is said to be the world's first radio remote control toy):

Radicon value and price guide

What's your Radicon worth? Here are some recently sold items.

Picture Title Date Price
radicon bus battery toy original box masudaya Radicon Bus Battery Toy Original Box Masudaya... 03/2021 $77.00
1950 s tm modern toys radicon bus instruction 1950 S Tm Modern Toys Radicon Bus Instruction... 03/2021 $10.70
x 9 radicon wind up japan tin toys repops X 9 Radicon Wind Up Japan Tin Toys Repops... 02/2021 $34.00
gang of five set wind up robots target machine Gang Of Five Set Wind Up Robots Target Machine... 02/2021 $100.00
1956 radio remote controlled radicon boat made by 1956 Radio Remote Controlled Radicon Boat Made By... 02/2021 $799.00
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Comments (2)
Jerry - July 28, 2013
The Radicon Bus was imported from Japan by the George Borgfeldt Corp., NYC, for whom I worked in sales (1956-1961). I have a mint condition Radicon Bus (never been used) in the original box which is only in fair condition.
Thanks for the info Jerry!
Karen - March 6, 2013
I have this radicom bus. Still in box everything works. Mint condition want to sell
I think the best place to sell and to get the most out of it is on eBay.