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New products for March 29, 2012

Including model railroad products from Athearn, Classic Metal Works, Wm. K. Walthers, and more!

RELATED TOPICS: HO SCALE | N SCALE | O SCALE
HO Scale locomotives

Electro-Motive Division F3A and B diesel locomotives. New paint scheme: Denver & Rio Grande (passenger scheme). Five-pole skew-wound motor with dual flywheels, separately applied prototype-specific details, and magnetic knuckle couplers. A unit: Direct-current model, $169.98; with SoundTraxx Digital Command Control sound decoder, $269.98. A-B set: DC models, $309.98; with DCC and sound, $489.98. November 2012. Genesis series. Athearn Trains, 310-763-7140, www.athearn.com

Electro-Motive Division GP9 diesel locomotive. New paint schemes: Illinois Central (black) and Soo Line (red and white). Illinois Central offered with four 36” or two 48” rooftop fans, two road numbers per style. Soo Line units offered with and without rooftop air tanks, four road numbers. Etched-metal radiator fan grills, prototype-specific details, and McHenry scale magnetic knuckle couplers. Direct-current model, $189.98; with SoundTraxx Digital Command Control sound decoder, $289.98. November 2012. Genesis series. Athearn Trains, 310-763-7140, www.athearn.com

Electro-Motive Division SW8 diesel locomotive. New paint scheme: Canadian National (black with maple leaf herald). Two road numbers available. Directional headlights, prototype-specific details, and Proto-Max magnetic knuckle couplers. Direct-current model, $169.98; with QSI Digital Command Control sound decoder, $259.98. April 2012. Ready-to-run. WalthersProto. Wm. K. Walthers Inc., 414-527-0770, www.walthers.com

HO scale freight cars
 

TTX class F89F 89-foot flatcar. Trailer Train (oxide red or yellow). Six car numbers each. Raised and lowered hitches, wire brake piping, and body-mounted McHenry scale magnetic knuckle couplers. $39.98. November 2012. Genesis series. Athearn Trains, 310-763-7140, www.athearn.com

Pullman-Standard 86-foot Hy-Cube four-door boxcar. New paint schemes: Chicago & North Western, Grand Trunk Western, Norfolk Southern, and St. Louis Southwestern (Cotton Belt). Two car numbers each. Etched-metal crossover platforms, separately applied details, and Proto-Max magnetic knuckle couplers. $34.98. November 2012. Ready-to-run. WalthersProto. Wm. K. Walthers Inc., 414-527-0770, www.walthers.com

Thrall 65-foot mill gondola. New road numbers: Canadian National, Chicago & North Western, Denver & Rio Grande & Western, and Southern Pacific. Factory-installed grab irons, metal wheelsets, and Proto-Max magnetic knuckle couplers. $31.98. November 2012. Ready-to-run. WalthersProto. Wm. K. Walthers Inc., 414-527-0770, www.walthers.com

HO scale passenger cars
 
Budd Hi-Level cars. Amtrak (phase 1 or 2 schemes). 68-seat step down coach, baggage-dormitory transition, 72-seat coach, diner, sky lounge. All cars except baggage-dormitory transition available with or without lighting. Factory-installed grab irons, tinted window glazing, and Proto-Max magnetic knuckle couplers. Without lighting, $79.98; with, $89.98. November 2012-January 2013. Ready-to-run. WalthersProto. Wm. K. Walthers Inc., 414-527-0770, www.walthers.com

Pennsylvania RR class B60b baggage car. Norfolk & Western and Pennsylvania RR (prewar, October 1952 to February 1954, or February 1954 to September 1962 schemes). Factory-installed grab irons, messenger or non-messenger roof as appropriate, and Proto-Max magnetic knuckle couplers. $64.98. December 2012. Ready-to-run. WalthersProto. Wm. K. Walthers Inc., 414-527-0770 , www.walthers.com

HO scale structures
 

Grocery distributor. Injection-molded plastic kit with angled corner, second-story office, and elevated docks. $39.98. May 2012. Cornerstone series. Wm. K. Walthers Inc., 414-527-0770, www.walthers.com

Newsstands. Injection-molded plastic kit with parts for two stands. Includes newspaper, magazine, and candy displays and signs. $19.98. May 2012. Cornerstone series. Wm. K. Walthers Inc., 414-527-0770, www.walthers.com
Classic Metal Works HO scale 1953 Ford Sedan courier cars
CMW Holdings Ltd./Classic Metal Works HO scale 1953 Ford couriers
HO scale details and accessories

1953 Ford Courier. Meadow Gold Diary, Rexall Drugs, and RCA television repair. Detailed interior, clear window glazing, and rolling vinyl tires. $14. CMW Holdings Ltd./Classic Metal Works, 419-842-8114, www.classicmetalworks.com
Classic Metal Works HO scale 1953 Ford Sedan Customline wagons
CMW Holdings Ltd./Classic Metal Works HO scale 1953 Ford Customlines
1953 Ford Customline. Coral Flame Red, Glacier Blue, Polynesian Bronze, and Sea Foam Green. Detailed interior, clear window glazing, and rolling vinyl tires. $14. CMW Holdings Ltd./Classic Metal Works, 419-842-8114, www.classicmetalworks.com
1946 Chevrolet delivery trucks
CMW Holdings Ltd./Classic Metal Works HO scale 1946 Chevrolet delivery trucks
1941/1946 Chevrolet delivery trucks. Black Hawk Meats (with refrigerator unit), Meadow Gold Dairy (with reefer unit), Nabisco, and Schlitz Beer. Detailed cab interior, clear window glazing, separately applied mirrors, and rolling vinyl tires. $16. CMW Holdings Ltd./Classic Metal Works, 419-842-8114, www.classicmetalworks.com
1946 Chevrolet fuel trucks
CMW Holdings Ltd./Classic Metal Works HO scale 1941/1946 Chevrolet tank trucks
1941/1946 Chevrolet tank trucks. Mobiloil, Sinclair Oil, and Sun Oil Co. Detailed cab interior, clear window glazing, separately applied mirrors, and rolling vinyl tires. $16. CMW Holdings Ltd./Classic Metal Works 419-842-8114, www.classicmetalworks.com
1946 Chevrolet trucks
CMW Holdings Ltd./Classic Metal Works HO scale assorted 1941/1946 Chevrolet trucks
Assorted 1941/1946 Chevrolet trucks. Bell Telephone and Tri-county lumber flatbed truck. Detailed cab interior, clear window glazing, separately applied mirrors, and rolling vinyl tires. $16. CMW Holdings Ltd./Classic Metal Works, 419-842-8114, www.classicmetalworks.com
Irish Tracklayer HO scale Union Switch  Signal A5 Electropneumatic centerpoint switch machines and CP valves
Irish Tracklayer HO scale Union Switch & Signal A5 Electropneumatic centerpoint switch machines and CP valves
Union Switch & Signal A-5 Electropneumatic centerpoint switch machine and CP valve. Metal castings for left, right, and center versions. $5 each. Irish Tracklayer, 559-435-0874, www.irishtracklayer.com
Wm. K. Walthers Inc. HO scale assorted international vehicles
Wm. K. Walthers Inc. HO scale assorted international vehicles
Assorted International vehicles. Crew cab dump truck, single-axle tractor, roll-on flatbed truck, dual-axle refrigerated van, dual-axle dump truck, tow truck, crew cab fire engine, dump truck with snow plow and salt spreader, ambulance, and utility truck with drill. Detailed cab interior, clear window glazing, and rolling vinyl tires. $9.98 to $14.98 each. SceneMaster. Wm. K. Walthers Inc., 414-527-0770, www.walthers.com

N scale locomotives

4-8-8-4 Big Boy steam locomotive. Union Pacific. Available with smoke deflectors (one road number), oil tender (one number) or coal tender (three numbers). Dual-mode SoundTraxx Digital Command Control sound decoder. $499.98. January 2013. Ready-to-run. Athearn Trains, 310-763-7140, www.athearn.com

Eastern Seaboard Models N scale White Tower restaurant
Eastern Seaboard Models N scale White Tower restaurant
N scale structures

White Tower restaurant. Rapid-prototype kit with one-piece exterior and separate detailed interior. Available as stand-alone structure or left- or right-hand entrance. $35 each. Eastern Seaboard Models Corp., www.esmc.com
Irish Tracklayer O scale Union Switch  Signal A5 Electropneumatic centerpoint switch machines and CP valves
Irish Tracklayer O scale Union Switch & Signal A5 Electropneumatic centerpoint switch machines and CP valves
O scale details and accessories

Union Switch & Signal A-5 Electropneumatic centerpoint switch machine and CP valve. Right-hand version. $10. Irish Tracklayer, 559-435-0874, www.irishtracklayer.com

Decals

Assorted decals. Tropicana orange insulated boxcars or white TRINCool refrigerator cars. HO scale, $7. N scale, $5.75. Microscale Industries, 714-593-1422, www.microscale.com

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