Fox Valley Models has announced 3-bay and 2-bay covered hoppers that will ship the week of March 19th. These feature newly tooled roofs and hatches with etched metal roof walks and wire grab irons. The model also features FVM trucks and metal wheels sets and a new body mount coupler adaptor. Four road names are available on the 4700 Cuft 3 bay. They are CNW in the original green, Rio Grande, BNSF brown with the small circle cross logo and Western Pacific. 2 Bay hoppers are available in CSX, NAHX and Union Pacific. 3 road numbers for each scheme.
Available: Week of March 19th 2018.
MSRP is $26.95