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Newbie here. I have a used GP-38 and everything works except the bulb. The wire is broke off in the bulb itself. I've been searching for a replacement with no luck. Can someone point me in the right direction?
 

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I replaced one of these years ago with a "grain of wheat bulb," a little bulb with two leads. I still have a box of them somewhere. Maybe you could use an LED.
I saw some of those wheat bulbs on eBay and was wondering if that would work. I will go ahead and get some.
I didn't know if LED's would work with this set up.

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Watch this YouTube video from "Larry the DCC Guy" on how to install a tiny surface mount led bulb in a locomotive. You will need a resistor for the led otherwise it will burnout as soon as you give it power. The led that he got from ebay comes with a resistor.

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Watch this YouTube video from "Larry the DCC Guy" on how to install a tiny surface mount led bulb in a locomotive. You will need a resistor for the led otherwise it will burnout as soon as you give it power. The led that he got from ebay comes with a resistor.

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Thant was a great video, Thank You.
 
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