Delta Flashlight - Red "Redbird" Lantern with Handles, Bale, Slide Switch and Red Lens Holder (c. 1940)
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Delta Red "Redbird" Lantern with Handles, Bale, Slide Switch and Red Lens Holder

Value: $20.00
Manufacturer: Delta
Mfgr. Model #: N/A
Circa: 1940
Battery: 2-1.5V Dry Cells
Style: Lantern

Online Since: 7/18/2007
FM Reference #: DE00026

My dad has one of these. I think its the same year as this. It has the same slide switch on the back of it. Dont know if it works though. It still has the batteries in it but has no bulb in it. I dont know if i can find any batteries like that anymore. It would be nice for an antique.
May 18, 2011 - 2:30 PM
i have this same lantern. i bought it at a flee market it has the instructions and the original batters witch still show voltage.
Apr 25, 2010 - 12:04 PM
I have one like this from a hardware that was closing in 70's that was never sold or used look's like new still has paper instructions in it.You will not find a better one! Whats it worth?
Apr 10, 2010 - 10:39 PM
  Michael Drexler
I have a good model of the above...are there newer batteries for it?
Aug 7, 2008 - 10:58 AM
Where can you find the batteries for the Redbirds?
Jun 30, 2008 - 2:55 PM

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