What Thomas the trains were recalled?

The Oak Brook, Ill. -based toy company RC2 last week issued a voluntary recall of some 1.5 million “Thomas and Friends” wooden toys because the factory in China that the company contracts with to manufacture the toys used lead in some of the red and yellow paints coating the toys between January 2005 and April 2007.

Are Thomas trains worth anything?

A good example of this is the Thomas Ertl trains in original packaging, which in some cases are selling upwards of $50 per train now. If your brother has wooden Thomas Trains, some are very rare, even if in “used” condition, and they can fetch $50 or more per train too on eBay.

Are Thomas the train toys safe?

Lead, if ingested by children, can cause long-term neurological problems that affect learning and behavior. “Parents should not delay in getting these toys away from their kids,” Scott Wolfson, spokesman for the Consumer Product Safety Commission, said yesterday.

Which Thomas train is number 15?

Max wears the number 15. Max the Dump Truck is part of the magical world of Thomas & Friends. The engines all work and play together on the Island of Sodor.

How do you clean Thomas trains?

Cleaning your wooden train track is pretty simple and easy. All you need is a damp cloth and warm soapy solution. Use mild soap like Castile as much as possible and never use abrasive cleaning solutions.

Is Thomas Wooden Railway coming back?

2021 is the fourth and final year of Thomas Wood, as Fisher-Price is reviving the Thomas Wooden Railway branding for 2022….Company.

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Will Mattel sell Thomas and Friends?

Although the Thomas & Friends Wooden Railway toys have been around for years, Mattel only recently acquired the rights to make them. Mattel bought HIT Entertainment, the home of Thomas and other preschool brands, from the private equity firm Apax Partners in 2011.

How do you clean Thomas the Train toys?

Product care

  1. Toys made from our natural FSC®-wood can deform and even crack if exposed to too much water, high humidity or high temperatures.
  2. As such, we advise that to clean wooden surfaces, simply wipe them with a lint-free environmentally friendly cloth.