Why didn't you add all that in here? http://www.modeltrainforum.com/showthread.php?t=58977Hi
And the winner's are pennwest, and sjm9911
Well you 2 set me straight. I got home and saw your posts, ran down to the basement and low and behold, you both hit the nail on the head. I never thought to try and pull the end off. Yes there is a plug, plugged into a screw socket. It looked so real like 1 piece. I do feel like a fool.
sorry to all, but it still is a cool old working transformer.