Teaches how to get old Lionel trains running again! Shows how to repair and maintain Lionel O gauge trains built from the turn of the century through the 1970s. Gives detailed explanations with photos and diagrams illustrating easy repair, lubrication, and maintenance tips and techniques.The brushes are wired in series with the field, so electrical current flows through them and into the armature at the same time as the field coil is energized. ... You must keep the armature shaft bearings lubricated to prevent overheating and minimize bearing wear. ... In addition, the surface of the commutator has to be kept clean. ... If the motor is to blame, check for broken lead wires, a HCMLaquot;GUT LM* S 10 MUMS This schematic wiring diagram of a typical Lionel locomotive shows theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Beginner's Guide to Repairing Lionel Trains|
|Author||:||Ray L. Plummer|
|Publisher||:||Kalmbach Publishing, Co. - 1997-07-01|