In 1928-30, the Ives Company made a distinctive Standard Gauge 3245 electric engine. Paul Type engine came with two different e...This item has been graded per TCA standards C-6: Very Good. This passenger set is incredible and has exquisite detail. Unfortunately, the couplers have rusted, thought the cars and engine are beautiful. Even though there is a minor imperfection, this set is impressive and will make a strong addition to any collection. The original box is not included.
Check the photos for a detailed look at this item. Overall condition is Very Good. MTH 10-1164-1 Standard Gauge 3245 Olympian Electric Engine Passenger Set.Due to safety concerns, we are not currently accepting Customer Pick-Up Orders! Paul Type engine came with two different engine body styles. The original 1928 version used the 13-1/2 inch long 3237 body on a low-riding three-part chassis designed to match new cars. MTH models the 1930 long-body Olympian version, with an 18 inch black cab mounted on an orange three-part chassis similar to the one used for the original short version.
Unlike the 1929 long-body 3245 engine, the 1930 version has brass trim. The 4-4-4 electric engine was originally available in manual reverse and automatic-sequence-reverse versions.Tinplate's signature shiny enamel finish handsomely covers the center-cab unit and its long, rounded hoods, making for a beautiful engine. The matching passenger cars, of stamped steel painted in beautiful black and orange baked enamel, work with the 3245 engine to comprise a distinguished Olympian set that will add a touch of class to any Standard Gauge layout. This set includes two 3245 Olympian Coach Cars, one 3245 Olympian Combine Car, and the 3245 Olympian Electric Engine. Please see my other photos for more detailed descriptions of these Olympian standard gauge passenger cars. Minor scratches and paint nicks, minor surface rust, no dents. Standards for all toy train related accessory items apply to the visual appearance of the item and do not consider the operating functionality of the equipment. Condition and Grading Standards are subjective, at best, and are intended to act as a guide.
The condition of this item leads us to believe it is fully functional. Please note, after seven days our systems may automatically re-list unpaid items.Customer Pick-Up: We are not currently accepting Customer Pick-Up orders. Explain why the item does not meet your expectations and how you would like us to handle the issue. If your item has been damaged try to include a photograph of the actual damages. Well do our absolute best to make you happy. Make sure to include your contact and order information when you return your items. The item "MTH 10-1164-1 Standard Gauge 3245 Olympian Electric Engine Passenger Set" is in sale since Wednesday, May 20, 2020. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Model Railroads & Trains\Standard Scale\Starter Sets & Packs". The seller is "trainz" and is located in Buford, Georgia. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Canada, Mexico, Australia, Bahamas, New Zealand, Chile, Panama, Jamaica, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Uruguay.