Lionel 51014

291W THE RED COMET Due Date Sept


First offered in 1935 by Lionel, this sleek, "ultra-modern" streamline set is led by a 2-4-2 locomotive stylized after the famous New York Central Commodore Vanderbilt. Dressed in dashing red, the streamlined locomotive with 265T tender hauls two Pullman cars and an observation car at the rear. These handsome passenger cars feature nickel journal boxes, white window trim, four-wheel trucks, and underside air tanks. SET INCLUDES: #264E 2-4-2 locomotive and 265T tender, two #603 Pullman cars, and #604 Observation car LOCOMOTIVE FEATURES: Transformer controlled forward, neutral, and reverse operation Air whistle Powerful AC motor Operating headlight Metal locomotive body, frame, and trucks Metal tender body and trucks PASSENGER CAR FEATURES: Die-cast metal trucks with operating hatch couplers Metal frames and bodies Illuminated interiors Individually boxed Prewar Celebration Series packaging Gauge: Traditional O Gauge Minimum Curve: O-27
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