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Badgerland S Gaugers American Flyer hints and tips



As we try to restore collectibles, we find better ways to disassemble, clean and repair. This usually does not come without some level of failure from breaking side frames from box car trucks to cracking boiler housings. If the time and patience are taken up front, the rewards are given back in the form of success and accomplishment. Nearly all of the pieces made by AC Gilbert are restorable to near or equal to the original when it's box was opened 50 years ago. In the notebook at the right are a few tips to help you be successful in your restoration of your prized artifacts from one of the greatest hobby manufacturers in the world.

American Flyer

Guide to

Successful Repair

and Restoration

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