Restoration Page for M-Line

Tips and suggestions on restoring your M-46, M-47, M-48, or M-49



So, what does a Model 47 look like apart, just look at the following.  Forum Member's ProVideoProductions Model 47 disassembled:

Salt Dispenser

Top Cover

Wiring Diagram Model 47 (pdf format)

Original Manley Model 28 Wiring Diagram (good for M-Line as well) (pdf format)

(note that this wiring diagram is drawn by me, I am not an electrician. So, proceed accordingly)

Watch a M-47 being assembled

Suggested Replacement Parts for M-Line

Part Replacement Part
Switches Pass & Seymour 15 amp single pole Despard Switches Part number ACD1.  They also make a 20 amp version--part number ACD201.
Aluminum Molding 1/2" T-molding is available.  One possible source is Outwater.  See:

 Part ALU411-P

Flexdrive Cable Classic Automobile Speedometer Cable
Drawer Pulls Laurey #20926, 2 3/4" on-center holes.  They are a perfect match for the Premier-Line models, and a very good match for the M-Line.  Available at

Do a search for Laurey 20926.

Upper Red Corners


E-mail Mike at for reproduction corners

See how he makes his corner here:
Replacement Front Lens E-mail Mike at for reproduction corners

See how he makes his Front Plastics here:
Pilot Light

The light bulb for the pilot light is a 6 Watt-130 Volt - Candelabra Base - S6 - Red.  One manufacturer is Westinghouse Mfr Code - 6S6/R  Part # 04527.

Here is another photos of the corners from Mike: