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#1 sidejobjon

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Posted 03 June 2019 - 02:03 PM

I found this eight-lane power supply/track paid timer in NJ yesterday. No markings of American Model Raceway. Any info on maker or it would really be cool if anyone knows what track it came from?

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Posted 03 June 2019 - 02:43 PM

MRA 600.... look under the power switch. MRA sounds familiar but I'd guess the 600 means 600 watts. Just Googled and didn't see the PS shown but MRA was a power supply builder for the electronics/commercial markets. Maybe these were sold with Engleman or other non-AMR tracks.


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Posted 03 June 2019 - 03:02 PM

Here's "Model Car and Track" 1965 October issue.
 
Page 8 has an intro to the MRA power supply (actually the 10th page of the post there).
 
Model MRA 600
Model Raceways Associated
1060 Harrison St.
Berkeley, CA
 
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