Cool medical models from Japan

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When I traveled to Japan last summer on a family vacation, we stopped at one of my favorite places, a toy store called Kiddyland. I really liked the medical models for sale there. I asked Max Hodges about them, and he found a source for them and now sells them on his website, White Rabbit Express.

4D Vision Medical Models

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  1. Oooooh, those long fingers are almost sinister!  They should sell the left hand and make them fully so ;-)

  2. The sell these in the Netherlands at a large department store. I have the half transparent/half skinless guy and the skeleton, they are great artist references. They have inserts with weirdly religious descriptions, though.

  3. I got some similar ones when I was in Japan but from a gachapon machine for like 200Y.

    Still have ’em.

    Love gachapon machines too.

  4. Japan has all sorts of great science-y toys like this! 

    I just picked up my Hayabusa satellite model last week (nerd droooool!) 
    Kiddyland and Tokyu Hands were mentioned before – Village Vanguard is another good one!

  5. Lord knows I love me some Made in Japan awesomeness, and 4D certainly make cool things….but if anyone is interested in Made in the USA medical models check out Denoyer. Amazing, if a little pricy, stuff and made in Chicagoland! http://www.denoyer.com/

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