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"Dollar Dinos" are dinosaurs found in dollar stores. Examples would be Dollar General Store, Family Dollar, Deal$, and Dollar Tree. These guys usually don't have any indication as to the company that distributes them, but nonetheless, I have found some decent dino-figures in dollar stores.

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Here is the first group of Dollar Dinos I'm going to review. These came from the local Dollar General Store. They are vinyl and are 'medium-scale', I suppose. The seams are pretty apparent on most of these dinos, but all in all they are pretty decent for a buck a pop. The paint jobs are reasonable--more realistic and not real garish--and they represent actual species (quite well, if I do say so myself).
 
All that is stamped on these is "Made in China" and their species name. Some of them came with a tag attached that had the dino's name on it as well. That was about all that was on the tag.
 
I am sure these molds are probably used all over the place. Still, as I said, they are pretty cool for the price.
 
Here's Brontosaurus (Apatosaurus):

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Tyrannosaurus:

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Velociraptor:

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Parasaurolophus:

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Pachycephalosaurus:

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Brachiosaurus:

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Triceratops:

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Styracosaurus (note that on his tag, and the stamp on his underside, it read 'Styraurus.') Heh.

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Amargasaurus
(his neck may be a wee bit short. I'm not sure; I looked up several different pictures of him, and it varies):

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Stegosaurus
(I found two different color schemes for this one):

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Dimetrodon (again, not really a dinosaur, but is quite often included in dino-collections). I think he's a nice looking figure, myself:

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Euoplocephalus:

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Scelidosaurus:

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As with many other dino-sets I have, I am not certain that this is the whole set. I have a feeling it may be. I just today found Amargasaurus, whom I haven't encountered yet in the DG stores. So who knows? There could be a couple more out there. If I find them, they will appear here, of course.

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