|View single post by Steve Stephens
|Posted: Mon Aug 26th, 2013 06:25 am
|Kim Frank wrote:
Here's a fact I bet you weren't aware of......the GE badge on a ten wire cage has sixteen more dimples than the eight wire counterpart......check it out.
I saw you looking hard at something for a long time at Fanfair Kim but didn't realize you were counting dimples. That's very nice to know in case I find a loose 10 wire cage badge. I'll count the dimples. You would probably just count the holes for the S-wires to enter the badge but that's too simple. Another way to check if 8 or 10 wire cage badge is to measure the depth of the badge. Good Enough is close enough. Yes, I know 10 wire cages have no holes in the badge.
As for wrapped and pinned for 1901-1908 I will defer to spending more time observing.