Arnold released the above photo of the first decorated samples of the U25C’s. Be sure to click on the image to bring it up full size, as you can catch more details of the brand new knuckle coupler being included on these models. The coupler, besides having more face detail and a smaller overall [...]
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Micro-Trains has released their May 2014 issue of the Micro-News, available HERE. (2.31 MB)
Highlights include a sharp 12-1 Heavyweight Sleeper which continues the NYC two-tone-gray heavyweight series, a 4-pack of SP sugar beet gondolas with loads, and a TOFC release featuring a CN trailer on a CP flatcar. That last release might seem [...]
Fox Valley Models announced three new GEVO paint schemes. These include, ES44AC Citirail (three numbers), ES44AC GE Evolution Hybrid, and ES44AC Union Pacific with New PTC Antenna Array (three numbers).
Fox Valley also had the following update on previous runs,
“Tooling had a slow start in 2014, but now little metal chips are hitting [...]
Atlas Model Railroad Company released it’s April announcements. Highlights include: new paint schemes for the H16-44 Locomotives, new paint schemes for the 89′ Flat Car, and new paint schemes and road numbers for the Trainman 40′ Plug Door Box Car.
Roadnames for the H16-44 include: New Haven, New York Central, Southern, Santa Fe (Blue with [...]
Fox Valley Models announced that shipping of Canadian Pacific Gevos, and Short Rib Boxcars will begin April 9th.
The announcement lists Canadian Pacific ES44AC numbers 8765, and 8806.
Short Ribbed boxcars will be in the Milwaukee Road “Hiawatha” Scheme, Western Pacific, and Kansas City Southern.
For more information see Fox Valley Models.
Atlas Model Railroad Company announced new releases for both it’s SD9 locomotive, and it’s Trainman Series PS-2 Covered Hopper. Also announced are new road numbers for the Trainman Series 85′ Trash Flats, and new paint schemes and road numbers for the Trainman Series 20′ High Cube MSW Containers.
Roadnames for the EMD SD9 are: B&O, [...]