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Lionel O 6-8578 New York Central Track-Ballast Tamper

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Lionel O 6-8578 New York Central Track-Ballast Tamper. Like new in original box. Part of the Postwar Celebration Series, the original #54 Ballast Tamper first handled Maintenance of Way duties on O gauge railroads of the 1950s and 1960s. This self-propelled unit cruises at normal speed to a trouble spot on your line. A track actuator triggers the unit slowing its speed while the six tampers pop up and down. A second track actuator halts the tamping action and restores the car to normal speed.
- Durable painted body
- Die-cast Frame
- Engineer figures
- Operating tampers
- Two track actuators
- Postwar plaque
- Pullmor Motor
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