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Old 03-13-2005, 07:13 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Every time I go to a friends house dd beeline's for their trains...but they are so darned expensive! So, I'm looking for something a little less expensive. I've posted on our freecycle board, but I'm not too hopeful.

Let me know if you have something...looking for brio/thomas the tank style. Does not have to be name brand...but just the kind that the tracks hook into each other.

Thanks!
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If you have an ikea near you, they have a great little starter set for about 12 bucks! It might even be compatible w/the brio/thomas stuff, but I'm not positive.
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Hi there, I have a set that I bought at Target a while back, it's wooden tracks and little wooden trains & some decorations like trees, etc. LMK if you're still looking...
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no ikea that's close...but 12 bucks wow! I should send one of you and pay for it! :LOL just kidding.

Cherimoya how much would you be asking for it?
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I might be making a trip there next week. I'll let you know if I do.

Oh, and DH just came home from K-mart w/a Brio expansion pack and motorized engine and they work perfectly with the ikea set!
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I dunno, it was $30 new and was used a couple of times, maybe $20 shipped (will be heavy) or do you have a FSOT list?
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Cherimoya let me look at our wallmart/target stores here...if they don't have them, I would be interested.

All I have to trade would be some happy heiny pocket dipes...and looking at your kids ages, you probably won't need that, or won't soon. Is there something you're looking for? Maybe I have it and it's just not popping to mind.
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