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    Pledge US$ 10 or more About US$ 10

    The Trainmen - A big thanks for your support - you will receive a PRR T1 #5550 Keystone patch in the mail for your awesome contribution.

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    The Road Foremen - A big thanks for your support - you will receive a PRR T1 #5550 Keystone patch as well as a #5550 Custom Lanyard in the mail for your awesome contribution. You can think about the project every morning with your coffee!

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    The Yard Master - A big thanks for your support - you will receive a PRR T1 #5550 Keystone patch, a custom T1 lanyard and a #5550 Coffee Mug in the mail for your awesome contribution. You can think about the project every morning with your coffee!

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    The Track Inspector - A big thanks for your support - you will receive a PRR T1 #5550 Keystone patch, a custom T1 lanyard, a #5550 Coffee Mug and a #5550 T-shirt in the mail for your awesome contribution. You can think about the project every morning with your coffee while sporting a great #5550 T-shirt!

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    The Dispatcher - A big thanks for your support - you will receive a PRR T1 #5550 Keystone patch, a custom T1 lanyard, a #5550 Coffee Mug and a #5550 T-shirt in the mail for your awesome contribution. A Special Bonus will be you get to sponsor a small drawing from our website as well. Your name will be on that drawing for all to see that you support the project! You will receive a certificate suitable for framing as well.

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    The Trainmaster - A big thanks for your support - you will receive a PRR T1 #5550 Keystone patch, a custom T1 lanyard, a #5550 Coffee Mug and a #5550 T-shirt in the mail for your awesome contribution. As a Special Bonus you will be invited to sponsor a Large Drawing from our website. Your name will appear on that drawing so all can see that you support the 5550 project! In addition, you will receive a Drawing Donation Certificate suitable for framing.

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    The Conductor - A big thanks for your support - you will receive a PRR T1 #5550 Keystone patch, a custom T1 lanyard, a #5550 Coffee Mug and a #5550 T-shirt in the mail for your awesome contribution. As a Special Bonus you will be made the sponsor of record for one section of a driving wheel. You will also receive a Driver Donation Certificate suitable for framing. What a great conversation piece for the train room, office, or den.

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    Pledge US$ 1,000 or more About US$ 1,000

    Founders Club - A big thanks for your support - you will receive a PRR T1 #5550 Keystone patch, a custom T1 lanyard, a #5550 Coffee Mug and a #5550 T-shirt in the mail for your awesome contribution. In addition, backers at the $1,000 level will receive membership in the exclusive T1 Trust Founders Club.

    Members of the Founders Club will receive:

    Reserved seating on the first excursion train pulled by 5550
    Reasonable access to 5550 at all times
    An invitation to join one of the committees building 5550
    First choice of components and drawings to sponsor
    Quarterly newsletter The T1 Trail Blazer
    ...and a...
    Limited edition print of the first official painting of 5550 signed
    and numbered by the artist, Jonathan Clay (See image above)

    Membership in the Founders Club is a unique opportunity to get in at the beginning of the T1 project. Only a limited number of Founders
    Club seats remain. Hurry and reserve your piece of railroad history today!

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    Pledge US$ 5,000 or more About US$ 5,000

    The Keystone - An elite group of T1 Trust supporters will receive a full size cast bronze #5550 keystone. This is a very limited run complete with serial numbers. Your keystone will be made from the very same pattern that #5550's keystone was made from. This will look great on a wall or in any railroad themed room.

    In addition, backers at the $1,000 level will receive membership in the exclusive T1 Trust Founders Club.

    Members of the Founders Club will receive:

    Reserved seating on the first excursion train pulled by 5550
    Reasonable access to 5550 at all times
    An invitation to join one of the committees building 5550
    Discounts on 5550 merchandise
    First choice of components and drawings to sponsor
    Quarterly newsletter The T1 Trail Blazer
    Limited edition print of the first official painting of 5550 signed
    and numbered by the artist, Jonathan Clay (See image above)

    Membership in the Founders Club is a unique opportunity to get in at the beginning of the T1 project. Only a limited number of Founders
    Club seats remain. Hurry and reserve your piece of railroad history today!

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    Pledge US$ 10,000 About US$ 10,000

    The Ultimate Railfan - At this level, you will have the opportunity to be one of the first people to run the T1 Steam Locomotive when complete. Feel the exhiliration of holding six-thousand horses in the palm of your hand. As an additional bonus, you'll receive a full-sized bronze keystone at the end of this Kickstarter Campaign. You are invited to bring the keystone with you during your day at the throttle and we'll place it on the prow. You can then take the keystone home afterwards as an enduring momento.

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    The Box Trifecta - T1 #5550 is destined to become the Thoroughbred of Steam and in a nod to horse racing parlance “The Box Trifecta” package offers up a very special bronze keystone. This keystone will adorn the prow of the T1 for the World Record Run and return to its owner afterwards becoming a truly priceless piece of railroad history.

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