AMERICAN FLYER #24420 SIMMONS REEFER CAR / SUPER RARE!

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  • Item Category: Toys, Dolls, Games & Puzzles
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jan 12,2011
  • Channel: Online Auction
HELLO AND WELCOME TO MY AUCTION. UP FOR SALE IS A SUPER RARE AND SELDOM UP FOR SALE 1958 UNCATALOGED AMERICAN FLYER #24420 SIMMONS "CARLOAD BARGINS SALES" REEFER CAR. THIS CAR IS 100% ORIGINAL AND WAS PURCHASED FROM AN ORIGINAL OWNER ALONG WITH OTHER AMERICAN FLYER TRAINS FROM THIS ERA. THE OVERALL CONDITION OF THIS CAR IS A STRONG VERY GOOD PLUS TO LOW EXCELLENT IN CONDITION. THERE ARE NO CRACKS IN THE PLASTIC AT THE SCREW HOLE OR THE SLOT WHERE THE METAL FRAME SLIDES INTO SHELL. THE BLACK LETTERING ON THE BOTH SIDES OF THE CAR IS VERY STRONG AND SHOWS ONLY VERY MINOR MARKING. THE WORST PART OF THE CAR IS ALONG ONE SIDE OF THE LADDER. THIS AREA SHOWS MARS AND DENTS ALONG THE FAR SIDE OF THE LADDER. THE FRAME OF THE CAR SHOWS MINOR RUSTING ON IT. THERE IS ALSO RUST RESIDUE ON THE INSIDE OF THE CAR WHERE THE SHELL SITS ON THE FRAME. I FEEL THAT THE RESIDUE SHOULD COME OFF. I DID NOT ATTEMPT TO CLEAN IT BECAUSE IT SHOWS THE AGE OF THE CAR AND THAT THE FRAME IS CORRECT TO THE PIECE. THIS IS A GREAT PIECE FOR ANY ADVANCED AMERICAN FLYER COLLECTED. PLEASE EXAMINE THE PHOTOS AND EMAIL ME WITH ANY QUESTIONS THAT YOU MAY HAVE. $7.95 SHIPPING VIA USPS PRIORITY MAIL. GOOD LUCK TO ALL BIDDERS!

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