VINTAGE 1964 POSTWAR LIONEL SUNOCO 3 DOME TANK CAR #6415
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Hello and thanks for looking. Up for auction here we have a vintage 1964 Sunoco 3 dome tank car #6415. Comes with original box as shown in the picture. Item is in C7 excellent condition. Original family owner. It has been stored well packaged in A/C and smoke free home. I hate to part with these items now but I am trying to raise money to purchase musical equipment for my grandson. Please check back and take a look at my other auctions for other items of interest. I will be listing additional vintage Lionel trains, cars, parts & track. Email me with any questions you have and I will try to answer them as best and timely as I can. !History
The 6415 Sunoco triple-dome tank car was one of only two triple-dome tankers produced by Lionel in the postwar era -- the other being the 6425 Gulf. Lionels model is a detailed and realistic representation of an actual 70 ton tank car. The 6415 Sunoco tank car is easy to locate and generally reasonably priced when found.
Standard features of the 6415 include: painted silver tank, molded black plastic frame, metal handrails, two metal ladders, brakestand with brakewheel, two operating couplers plus a filler cap next to each dome. The lettering is either blue or black.
The 1953 thru 1955 model was equipped with metal bar-end trucks while the 1964 to 196... read more