Lionel 6-38334 Reproduction #11288 M&STl ALCO Orbitor Diesel Freight Set Train Set Conventional Power & Dummy Locomotives

Sale price $449.99 Regular price $499.99

A 1962 Canaveral Special: Ready for orbital right now, the new Cherry Picker Car is moving into position to load the astronaut into the Mercury Capsule. Three-two-one-blast off! At a designated height rocket falls back to earth and mercury capsule continues to climb. At its peak height capsule parachutes back to earth.A new two-unit Minneapolis and St. Louis diesel is supplying the power for this freighter which comes equipped withhusky electronic horn, headlight, and Magne-Traction. Train measures 6 ft., ½” long.

      Set Includes
    • 229P Minneapolis & St. Louis powered Alco A unit
    • 229C Minneapolis & St. Louis non-powered Alco B unit
    • 3413 Mercury Capsule Launching Car
    • 6512 Cherry Picker Car
    • 6413 Mercury Capsule Carrying Car
    • 6463 Rocket Fuel Two-dome Tank Car
    • 6059 Minneapolis & St. Louis Caboose

      Alco A and B units Feature
    • Die-cast metal trucks
    • Metal frame
    • Operating couplers

      Powered Alco A unit also Features
    • Pullmor motor
    • Electronic e-unit with Direction Lock
    • Electronic horn and bell with volume control
    • Operating headlight
    • Magne-Traction
    • Traction tires

    Freight Cars Feature
  • Operating couplers
  • Die-cast AAR-style trucks
  • Capsule carrier includes two removable capsules and elastic support bands
  • Cherry picker includes swiveling astronaut and manually adjustable boom
  • Metal frame on tank car
  • Launching rocket on flatcar
  • Capsule on rocket separates from rocket and parachute opens
      • Rail Line: Minneapolis & St. Louis
      • Road Number: 229, 229C
      • Gauge: Traditional O Gauge 
      • Brand: Lionel
      • Min Curve: O-27
      • Dimensions: Set Length: 72 ½”
      • Most Recent Catalog: Lionel 2009 Volume II