Gilbert American Flyer S Gauge Operating and Repair Guide: 1945-1965

By: Barker, Thomas B.

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Third edition. Brand new direct from author. 2012 Large Softcover. We have more books available by this author!. v, 119 pp. Tom Barker's best selling guide to the repair and restoration of Gilbert American Flyer S Gauge trains is available in print once more. Now in its 40th Anniversary, Third Edition it is packed full of new information including a new chapter on cosmetic restoration and an expanded chapter on accessories. Tom includes a handy checklist that gives you the step-by-step procedures for servicing a steam or diesel engine when it comes into your roundhouse. The book's footprint has been made smaller so more precious space on a workbench is available. At the same time, the type has been made larger and all the Gilbert hook-up instructions have been reset for easier reading. The famous trouble shooting flow diagram has been redrawn and 85 new photographs have been added for a total of 120 close-up, detailed visual insights into how these prized model trains are assembled and serviced. If you are new to American Flyer S Gauge operating and collecting, this is a must have guide to your hobby. If you have a previous copy of Tom's book, you will certainly want to get this new version!

Title: Gilbert American Flyer S Gauge Operating and Repair Guide: 1945-1965

Author: Barker, Thomas B.

Illustrator: Barker, Thomas B.

Categories: Railroads, Engineering & Machinery, Antiques & Collectibles,

Edition: Third Edition

Publisher: CreateSpace: 2012

ISBN Number: 1466420715

ISBN Number 13: 9781466420717

Binding: Large Softcover

Book Condition: Fine

Seller ID: 2059203

Keywords: TRANSPORTATION REPAIR TRAINS LOCOMOTIVES TOY COLLECTIBLE MODELS MODEL BUILDING,