The later Rondinax tanks were made from what appears to be polystyrene. Moulds or tools for injection-moulding were extremely expensive to produce. In some industries the moulding tools were kept and sold on when brands folded, the 1950-60s British Frog aircraft kit tools, for example, were used to produce the Novo kits in what was then the USSR and some Revell kits in the USA. Rumour has it they may still be in use in Eastern Europe. The obvious question is what happened to the tools for Rondinax and Rondix tanks? Were they destroyed when the Agfa factory was closed or are they still out there somewhere, waiting to be rescued and brought back into use by somebody keen to market them again? Do any old Agfa employees know the fate of the moulding tools?

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