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OC Engineer JD Jan 16, 2009

  1. brokemoto

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    https://www.ebay.com/itm/Pennsylvan...763619?hash=item2f44ebbfa3:g:3DsAAOSwq0Ve3m0y


    This ain't PRSL, it is Pennsylvania Railroad, which never had any RDCs. PRSL did have them, Jerry LaBoda's old website does not show any PRSL RDC-2s. The text of this auction is worth reading for the entertainment value, alone.

    The eighty banana price tag is really something, when you consider that Kato had a hard time paying people to take its far better RDCs.



    https://www.ebay.com/c/14014144014?iid=293046151076

    EXTREMELY RARE


    https://www.ebay.com/itm/N-Scale-Co...370188?hash=item2f40c8e38c:g:MtcAAOSwqqJegTty

    ........terrible photographs, looks like a rather poor re-lettering job, but can not tell from photographs. For fifty bananas per car, he could give us some more and better photographs.
     
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  2. Point353

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    That's just it. If the seller were to provide better photographs, then there would be no doubt about the "quality" of the re-lettering job.
     
  3. raysaron

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    Two comments: I think the photos may have been taken through the boxes--resulting in poor focus and note the silver Rapido coupler on one end of the diner.
     
  4. Hardcoaler

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    Ah, brought to us by Con-Cor, who also produced an Amtrak U-50. :eek:
     
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  7. Hardcoaler

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    Hey, it's a "Very very rare 38 year old collectors item". :rolleyes: A Very very very rare item is worth even more ...
     
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  8. CedarCreek

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    Is that a KO Athearn SD40T-2?
     
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  14. MP333

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    Looking at his items for sale, move the decimal one to the left. Then he's about at typical train show prices: $13 for MTs, $5 for a kit. Still, I would never pay $30 for a hunk of resin, let alone $300.
     
  15. Calzephyr

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    Bu..bu..but...bubutt it's made of 'Britania Pewter... isn't that like platinum?

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  16. Calzephyr

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    Bu..bu..but...bubutt it's made of 'Britania Pewter... isn't that like platinum?

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  19. jtomstarr

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    I'll agree with you on the SP ALCO however, I think it is in the Incorrect JEWEL CASE. And does this mean I can post my FOUR ATLAS / ROCO Atlas/Roco (Austria) EMD F9A for $300+ ? Lol .

    Tom
     
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  20. BoxcabE50

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    Don't stop there. Go for it all. $500.00, $1000.00, or...?
     
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