Lionel 397 Operating Coal Loader

Lionel 397 Operating Coal Loader Original Postwar 1949-1957 Entirely remote-controlled, this classic accessory loads coal by means of a conveyor belt. Dump some coal into the receiving tray from an operating coal dump car, and the vibrating motor will move the coal to the top. Here, the coal is scooped up by the conveyor belt and dropped into a waiting freight car. Features include a Powerful motor, Die-cast metal base, Metal conveyor and frame, Durable construction, Measures 10 1/6 inches x 7 7/16 inches x 6 inches Tests Good Original Postwar Lionel Very Good