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BC/What's Next Spitfire - No. 102
Exhibit #3596
TypeProduction
ShapeSpecialty
AxleFixed
FinishPainted
ColorOrange face, red inner walls
PackagingBubble Carded
ConstructionThree piece wood
ResponseNone
Diameter56 mm
Width35 mm
GapFixed
Weight51 gm
ConditionMint in Package
OwnerRick Brough
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The BC/What's Next Spitfire, No. 102 was a fixed axle, all wood yo-yo made especially for looping. Orange body with a red stripe on the inner walls and partial outside diameter of the rim area. A fire-breathing dragon was part of the new logo for the No. 102 version.

The Spitfire was reminiscent of the popular plastic Jack Russell Coke yo-yo that had a wooden axle, a raised face, and semi-flat rims–a favorite looping yo-yo of 1996 World Yo-Yo Champion Dale Myrberg. Dale helped Brad Countryman of BC/What's Next make the Spitfire design come to fruition. This version of the Spitfire was released about 2003-2004 and was the last Spitfire model released by BC/What's Next before going out of business. Its very limited release–for unknown reasons–has made it quite hard to find now (2021).

See also these other Spitfire variations:

• Spitfire No. 102 with orange face and red inner wall.
• Spitfire No. 102 with red face and black inner walls.
• Spitfire No. 102 with black face and red inner walls.
• Spitfire No. 101 with red face and black inner walls.

Original retail price: $5 US.
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