Made in Germany * Constructed out of fade-resistant, high-quality ABS plastic, with no glue or screws * Realistic details and functions encourage imaginative play * Great for use indoors and outdoors * Recommended Age Range 3+ Years Bruder Toys Caterpillar Asphalt Drum Compactor
We bought several Bruder vehicles for Christmas. This was one of the more reasonably priced ones, and it is smaller -- that is a good thing as some of them are just too big for our home. Well-made, made in Germany, and safe. Only draw back is it doesn't have lights or sounds, and my son seems to be attracted to that, but this one should last for years.
I ordered this as part of a set of three Bruder construction toys for my 3-yr-old grandson. We set up a sandbox for him. He loves Bob the Builder characters, but their toys were matchbox size and not rated highly. After reading other reviews of construction toys, I thought these would be great. They do not have as many moving parts as described in reviews. The roller on this drum doesn't turn around in sand nor do any of the toys have enough heft and weight for outside use. When visiting, my grandson ..
My 3 ds is big into construction vehicles so I was thrilled to find something that was offered at our local stores. He loves this toy! But, be forwarned, the plastic is a little on the flimsy side so breakage of the steering wheel and a couple other components is possible in "normal" boy play. Other than that, good choice.