'29 Only Original Ives 3236 Electric + 185, 186/set Box & Boxes-rare-no Reserve
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'29 Only Original Ives 3236 Electric + 185, 186/set Box & Boxes-rare-no Reserve:
I HAVE HAND-SELECTED PRIZES FROM MY PERSONAL COLLECTION OF 50+ YEARS!
PERSONAL NOTE: All these pieces for sale are from my extensive collection of over 50+ years. I was President of the TCA Western Division in the 70's. I was a Charter Member of the TTOS. I try to be as accurate and honest as I can with the description of all of my pieces. By no means do I intend to mislead anyone in anyway. If you are the winning buyer and are not happy with your item, I will refund your money as long as it comes back the same way I sent it to you. It is time for me to offer pieces from my collection to collectors/operators in good homes on Layouts all around the world for the next generation to enjoy!
Ives 3246 Electric Locomotive & 2 Passenger Cars - 186, 187. THIS IS THE WAY THE SET CAME.
ONE-YEAR ONLY—THIS IS A COMPLETE SET WITH SET BOX AND INNER BOXES AND INSERTS.
1. 1 YEAR ONLY IN THIS COLOR—“CADET BLUE”--ALL ORIGINAL---NOT A RE-PAINT—NO TOUCH-UPS!!
2. I PURCHASED FROM ORIGINAL OWNER MANY, MANY YEARS AGO!
3. This is the “HARD TO FIND” Ives Model 3246 Standard Gauge Locomotive which is 1929 ONLY.
4. It has NOT BEEN restored or touched up. With the ORIGINAL Ives Cadet Blue finish.
5. Engine Measures 13” long.
6. Reverse Unit on top of Cab.
7. Cab was from a Lionel #8 with an extra beading attached to the base (to accommodate the larger Ives Motor).
8. Stamped Steel Frame painted black. Brass Air Tanks, Brass Spring-Journal Combinations.
9. Two operating headlights.
10.Brass Pantograph (1).
11.Red Painted Spoked Wheels.
12.Hand-rail around the top of Cab.
13.ENGINE HAS: Brass four-paned side windows. The lower plates on each side painted black with gold (brass) lettering, “IVES”, “MADE BY THE IVES CORP.”, “BRIDGEPORT, CONN.”. Then, “3236”.
14.Has one pick up. I have not run this engine in 30 years.
15.TWO ORIGINAL PASSENGER CARS—NUMBERS 185 PARLOR CAR, AND NUMBER 186 OBSERVATION.
16.Both cars are original with original paint. Both have Brass Plates (4) on each side, with their numbers, name, etc.
17.All metal construction with metal original couplers. Electrified/ Interior lights.
18.Cars measure 13” long.
19.All pieces and their roofs are original paint. NO TOUCH-UPS!!!
21.Original stamped steel 4 wheel trucks with Brass Journals.
22.All corner steps on both cars are original and there.
THE PICTURES TELL THE STORY. ANY QUESTIONS? E'MAIL ME ANYTIME.
MUST ADD $45 TO YOUR WINNING offer FOR SHIPPING, INSURANCE, HANDLING, ETC. SORRY, OVERSEAS BUYERS MUST PAY $145
*Important Note Regarding Shipping Costs: I am disabled and have to use a service to pack, ship, purchase supplies, make any special, odd size,shipping cartons, take to post office, insurance, Priority mail costs, etc. Before I list an item, they tell me what they will charge to do this service for that particular item. The amounts above represent their charges for this piece, and that is why I list these charges prominently in each sale. I do not make any profit from this.I STRIVE FOR "5" RATINGS ANDIT IS NOT MY INTENTION TO HURT YOUR FEELINGS. I TRUTHFULLY WANT YOUR BUSINESS.
WE DO COMBINE SHIPPING ON MULTIPLE ITEMS, HOWEVER, AND TOTAL PRICE FOR SHIPPINGWILL BE ADJUSTED AT TIME OF INVOICING.
14day money back guarantee for full purchase price,plus yourshipping costs. In other words, we refund the shipping cost you paid to recieve the item; however, shipping cost to send item back, will not be refunded.
Guarantee is void if your returned item is not in the same condition as originally shipped. I do not charge "re-stocking" fees". Packages shipped airmail outside U.S., that become lost, damaged, or held by customs, are the sole responsibility of the buyer.
California residents, please add 9.00% sales tax, or supply valid California Re-Sale Tax i.d. Number.
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