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  1. Lionel Armatures

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    Having looked around on the net for several days looking for information on rewinding Lionel postwar armatures and finding very little information. I will bring out the big guns and seek help on the forum. I've been away for awhile and have retired and now have more time to play/work on my...
  2. Toasted Armature in Lionel NY Navy Yard #51

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    I have a Lionel NY Navy Yd #51 with a toasted armature. The remainder of the switcher is in pretty good shape and worth saving. I have some Lionel locomotive parts stock that I could use as replacement parts. My dilemma is what matches up with a #51 motor, and it that fails what is the best...
  3. Question about #60 Trolley

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    My postwar trolley has been getting progressively weaker and sluggish. I may have been oiling the center hole too frequently as a result. I took off the brush plate cover and cleaned the brush plate, commutator and brushes with pot cleaner. I greased the worm gear and bumper slides with...
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