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  • Item Category: Toys, Dolls, Games & Puzzles
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Oct 12, 2009
  • Channel: Auction House
Hello Reading Rambles fans, T-1 enthusiasts, and Lionel 3-rail, O-scale operators . . . >>> N E W I T E M O c t o b e r 2 0 0 9 For your consideration - this brand new Illuminated Billboard for your O-gauge, or American Flyer S-gauge layout, featuring the Reading 2100-series T-1 steam locomotives. (Please see photos loading below.)
's a neat accessory for your pike – an Illuminated Billboard directing travelers to near-by train rides… w the main attraction is a Reading T-1 4-8-4 steam locomotive. This could be for the popular Reading Rambles which ran throughout the Pennsylvania countryside during the early 1960's, but more likely is advertising the train rides of the Blue Mountain & Reading, running out of Hamburg and Temple, PA. The billboard comes fully wired with a blinking 14 volt #258 bulb. You can power this from the accessory terminals of your transformer or a battery eliminator. This billboard looks great even without the illumination…on your layout, desk, or in the display cabinet alongside your favorite Reading equipment. These billboards now come with an internal reflector installed to distribute the light over the entire image. I'm also including an 18v #1447 bulb, in case you prefer an always-on illumination. This item was custom-designed and manufactured for use with Lionel Trains.
An optional Super Structure Kit is listed separately for these billboards. (See photo, lower right.)
Condition & Features - Brand new, out of the box only for photo – (I do test each bulb before I ship). O-gauge, O-27 size – matches Lionel, MTH, K-Line, Atlas-O, etc. Also OK for American Flyer S-gauge – overall billboard size is 3½" high by 6" wide. Construction is injection molded plastic with detailed lattice work along the bottom. Sign is backlit…light comes from behind the image. The bulb compartment is completely enclosed – back snaps off for bulb change. Designed for 14 volts AC or DC, but you can alter this with a different rated bulb. Please click to see more accessories, locomotives, and rolling stock for your Lionel 3-rail pike, which I'm currently listing - Thanks, Norm.
Shipping & Payment - Winning bidder adds just $2.95 for USPS First Class within USA. Priority Mail is also available. Canadian winner adds just US$2.95 for USPS First Class International. Other countries… please email me for a shipping quote. Will ship right away upon PayPal payment. Old-fashioned payment via US Mail is fine also (USA only please). (Never a handling or packaging fee… and No Reserve!)
YES - Multiple wins will ship together with combined shipping savings – wait for my invoice. (Please see "Seller's payment instructions" under Shipping and Payments tab.)
My Guarantee - If item is not as expected, you may return it within one week for a full refund, less shipping. If my description is inaccurate, I'll also return your U.S. shipping.
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