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Chico Yo-Yo Company Bull Dog - 5 Alarm (mini)
Exhibit #2669
TypeProduction
ShapeConcave )-(
AxleBearing
PackagingBoxed
ConstructionMulti-piece aluminum
ResponseCBC Slim Pad
Diameter50 mm
Width38 mm
GapFixed
Weight66 gm
ConditionMint
Number Produced80
Date2010
OwnerRick Brough
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CYYC's (Chico Yo-Yo Company, started by Thad Winzenz in 2009 out of Chico, California) freshman model was the "Bull Dog" in 2009. It sold out quickly and was soon followed by the "Del Toro" and "Route 66" models.

Short thereafter, in 2010, CYYC re-released a "very hot" limited version of the Bull Dog: the "5 Alarm". Its aluminum body had an overall matte finish while the detailed anodizing was done entirely by hand in a bold flames pattern of black, yellow, and red. No two yo-yos, of the 80 produced, were identical. Today, in 2017, it is still one of the most unique and striking anodizing jobs ever applied to a metal yo-yo.

Uses a size C ball bearing axle and came with an extra set of slim (19mm) response pads. Originally retailed for $105 in 2010.
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