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2010 Signature Edition and Ready-to-Run catalogs

Lionel 2010 Volume 1 Print Corrections

The following is a list of corrections to the printed Lionel 2010 Volume 1 Catalog.

Classic Line/ Postwar Scale

  • Postwar Scale Virginian FM TrainMaster #2331 (6-34581). Minimum curve is O-36. (page 18)

Classic Line/ Standard O Scale

  • HHP-8 Electric Locomotive (6-38402). Minimum curve is O-36; Length is 15 ½". (page 38)
  • Penn Central 3-Bay Hopper (6-27424). Car type is a 3-Bay Hopper, not a PS-2. (page 52) 

Classic Line/ Premium Traditional Sets

  • Great Northern Railway Empire Freight Express with Whistle Steam (6-31799). Correct price is $429.99. (page 64)

Classic Line/ Conventional Classics

  • No. 1619W Santa Fe Alco Freight Set (6-38342). Alco A-units do not have die-cast metal truck side frames. (page 72) 


  • Lighted Coaling Tower (6-37912). Correct price is $179.99. (page 102)
  • Legacy Hotel (6-16847). This product has been dropped. (page 105)
  • Barrel Shed. Correct product number is 6-16881. (page 106)
  • Operating Sawmill (6-37919). Reference to sound in introduction is not correct. No sound. (page 110) 


  • 45-Degree Crossover (6-12051). Correct price is $23.99. (page 125)
  • 42" Path Remote-Control Switch (6-65168). Correct price is $71.99. (page 128)

K-Line by Lionel

  • PRR K-4 (6-22402). This item has been dropped. (page 146)


Image Corrections

Classic Line/ Standard O Scale

  • WP Gondola in the Feather Route Freight Car 3-Pack (6-31796). Prototypical red-orange triangle added to side corner. (page 41)
  • Santa Fe Warbonnet AC6000 (6-28339). Red radiator wing on roof updated to silver. (page 48)
  • Penn Central 3-Bay Hopper (6-27424). Body changed from green to black. (page 53) 

Classic Line/ LionMaster

  • U.P. Big Boy (6-11208). Detailing under deck revised. (page 57)

Classic Line/ Traditional

  • CSX Gondola in the CSX Freight 2-Pack #1 (6-11166). Car does not include load insert. (page 90)
  • B&O Quad Hopper in the CSX Freight 2-Pack #2 (6-27431). Car has a covered roof with opening hatches, and no coal load. (page 91)

Product Spotlight: Conventional Classics

Why are Lionel's Conventional Classic pieces far superior in value, features, and operation to any other on the market?  That's easy.

  • Only Lionel's sets come equipped with legendary Pullmor motors, Magne-Traction, and traction tires which altogether provide high torque for maximum pulling power and performance
  • Only Lionel's engines have back drive on the drive wheels for smoother acceleration and stops
  • Only Lionel's sets boast detailed cab interiors
  • Only Lionel's steam sets have synchronized puffing smoke units with an on/off switch
  • Only Lionel's sets have a reversing unit on/off switch
  • Only Lionel's sets include an on/off switch for sound and enables operators to control the sound volume
  • Only Lionel can utilize authentic and original tooling
  • Only Lionel's sets replicate the original wheels and trucks
  • Only Lionel's sets can duplicate the original packaging from the boxes to the interior wrappings
  • In other words, only Lionel's sets can truly be called authentic Conventional Classics

This year, Lionel is proud to introduce 3 new Conventional Classics sets:

(6-38339) 2505W Virginian Rectifier Freight Set (1958) (pg. 70-71)
(6-38342) 1619W Santa Fe Alco Freight Set (1959) (pg. 72-73)
(6-38340) 1587 Girls Train Set (1957) (pg. 74-75)