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    My MTC reproduction crossing signal

    I once had a full size crossing flasher, but it was to large and cumbersome in our yard. So I sold it and bought this reproduction of the Miniature Train Company signal from a gentleman locally. The flasher circuit is electronic vs mechanical in the original ones from decades ago. it is also...
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    Looking for locomotive beacon lights

    I collect beacon lights used on locomotives. Right now I am looking for one of the Unity mfg xenon(cricket lights) used on Soo Line, Milw Rd and others, C&NW yellow xenon strobe ect. I am also looking for a trashed Prime Stratolight(one of the newer models) to salvage the electronic circuit...
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    My pair of Prime Beacons off BN locomotives

    I have had these in my collection for many years, the newer style model 8911(lower profile base and rubber lamp holders) is off BN GP10 #1410. I personally removed it from the locomotive, along with its rubber mounting feet and thick steel plate that it was mounted to. A low hanging grain... is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to