Delta Flashlight - Red "Redbird" Lantern with Handles, Bale, Slide Switch and Metallic Lens Holder (c. 1945)
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Delta Red "Redbird" Lantern with Handles, Bale, Slide Switch and Metallic Lens Holder

Value: $20.00
Manufacturer: Delta
Mfgr. Model #: N/A
Circa: 1945
Battery: 2-1.5V Dry Cells
Style: Lantern

Online Since: 7/18/2007
FM Reference #: DE00027

  Bob Seymour
Need batteries, where can I find them???
Oct 13, 2012 - 4:39 PM
  Mysti Guthery
bulb: no.248, 2.5 volt, 8 amp. min. screw base bulb. I can't find any batteries for mine. Please let me know where I can get #6 or what battery replaced the #6. Thanks, Hope the bulb info helped you out!
Feb 12, 2010 - 3:23 PM
  chas. beatson
can anybody tell me what bulb this lantern takes
Jul 30, 2008 - 3:31 PM
I also have one of the above with dual reflection. Mine is slightly different, as it has a push-pull switch on the lid.
Jan 11, 2008 - 4:48 PM
I believe the lantern above used two No. 6 dry cells. I have one that has the connecting terminal wires, plus instructions for connecting to the batteries.
Sep 16, 2007 - 5:19 PM

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