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Specialty miniature agricultural toys are what we are all about! We sell toys personalized for events and entities. We sell history and heritage. We sell antique tractors representing long ago equipment manufacturers. We sell replicas of the newest and greatest product on the market. We sell nostalgia. The stories we hear ("When I was a kid...") when customers see our products are priceless.

Scale Model Toys has been manufacturing miniature agricultural tractors and implements since 1978. In the past 30 years we have grown to where we are today: The only remaining American manufacturer of replica farm toys for the agricultural Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM).

Our products include:

Scale Model Toys are available through farm equipment dealerships, regional farm stores, toy shows, mail order and our website. Promotional products representing an event or entity are a big part of our business. We love to customize Contact your local Farm Equipment Dealership to see what is available today.

Scale Model Toys is privately owned by our founder, Joe Ertl, and is a division of Joseph L. Ertl Inc. We have no affiliation with Joe's previous family business (The Ertl Company), today known as Learning Curves.

In 1999, Joe was inducted into the National Farm Toy Hall of Fame. As a businessman, Joe is committed to keeping jobs in the Dyersville community. Therefore, we are proud to say that all of our products are Made In America.

Scale Model Toys, as well as our sister company, Dyersville Die Cast, have been ISO 9000:2000 quality certified manufacturers since 1999.