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 in 2021? Here are some recently sold items.

Item Title Date Price
rare 1960 taiyo blink a gear 15 robot good condition Rare 1960 Taiyo Blink A Gear 15 Robot Good Condition 09/2021 C $1 466.54
reproduction wheels for taiyo blink a gear robot Reproduction Wheels For Taiyo Blink A Gear Robot 08/2021 C $44.63
no pictureSee all sold items on eBay for more prices10/2021C $-.--

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Comments (2)
Bill - August 8, 2021
Need metal antenna for wheel a gear.
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.