Creation Time Line
Date Part Company RLBB - Rear Loading
06-Feb-1969 Body Mattel Date 1st drawings completed.
11-Feb-1969 Body Mattel Date the Body drawings to be completed.
14-Feb-1969 Chassis Mattel Date the Chassis drawings to be completed.
23-Feb-1969 Interior Mattel Date the Interior drawings to be completed.
25-Feb-1969 Glass Mattel Date the Glass drawings to be completed.
All parts Newards Required at least 12 weeks to return a completed car.
10-Sep-1969 All parts Newards Revision A - Turn the RLBB into the TLBB/SLBB
21-Oct-1969 All parts Newards Revision B - Various dimension changes
17-Nov-1969 All parts Newards Revision C - Rear body lower, Rear window shorter, Rib added to interior
Oct-Nov-1969 Car Mattel Type 2 RLBB car with prototype SLBB base shows up (Pink #1)
2-Mar-1970 All parts Newards Revision D - Redesigned various for adapting Wheel Strip - don't think this was ever produced

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