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Simeon Young, Jr. Ohyo Spin It
Exhibit #3623
TypeProduction
ShapeModified
AxleBearing
FinishPolished
ColorSilver
PackagingDisplay Boxed
ConstructionMulti-piece aluminum
ResponseNone
Diameter60 mm
Width27 mm
GapFixed
Weight59 gm
ConditionMint
Date1999
To2001
OwnerRick Brough
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The Ohyo Spin It was a short-lived boutique aluminum yo-yo with a shape that was somewhat similar in appearance to the Tom Kuhn Silver Bullet and the Tom Kuhn Silver Bullet 2, but instead of rounded rims, they are flat.

While the copyright on the card inside the display box says 1999, the "OHYO SPIN IT" trademark filing date of December 04, 1999 means this yo-yo likely came out at the very end of 1999 or sometime in 2000. The trademark's "first use anywhere date" and "first use in commerce date" were both November 30, 1999. The trademark was cancelled December 01, 2007.

Used a size C, shielded ball bearing axle. Notice there is no response system of any kind, just like the early Tom Kuhn SB and SB-2.

Original retail price: $80 US
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