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New model trains for the week of February 18, 2016

Check out the latest new model railroading products in N, HO, and O scales
HO scale locomotives
Electro-Motive Division F3A and F7B diesel locomotives. New paint scheme: Chicago Great Western. F3A painted maroon in one road number and red in two numbers; F7B painted maroon in one number and red in two numbers. Road-number-specific details, winterization hatch, and wire grab irons. Direct-current F3A-F7B set, $309.98; with dual-mode SoundTraxx sound decoder, $489.98. January 2017. Genesis series. Athearn Trains, 800-338-4639,
Atlas HO scale GP38 diesel locomotive
Electro-Motive Division GP38 diesel locomotive. New paint schemes: Central Oregon & Pacific; Louisville & Indiana; New York, New Haven & Hartford (Connecticut Department of Transportation logo); RailAmerica (unlettered); Vermont Ry. (RailAmerica patchout); and Terminal Railroad Association of St. Louis. Three road numbers each; also available undecorated. Directional lighting, separately applied details, and Accumate couplers. Direct-current model, $149.95; with Digital Command Control and sound, $259.95. Master Line. Atlas Model Railroad Co., 908-687-0880,
Fairbanks-Morse Train Master diesel locomotive. New paint schemes: Chicago & North Western; Milwaukee Road; New York, New Haven & Hartford (fictional scheme); and Southern Ry. New road numbers: Pennsylvania RR, Southern Pacific (black widow and scarlet and gray), and Virginian Ry. Three numbers per scheme. Etched-metal radiator grills, metal springs on trucks, and painted crew figures in cab. Direct-current model, $169.95; with ESU LokSound Select dual-mode sound decoder, $279.95. Fourth quarter 2016. Master Line. Atlas Model Railroad Co., 908-687-0880,
HO scale freight cars
1937 Association of American Railroads 40-foot boxcar. New paint schemes: Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe (brown with black roof and circle-cross herald in black square); Chesapeake & Ohio (black); Ontario Northland (green with “Ontario’s Development Road” slogan); Pittsburgh & Lake Erie (brown with New York Central System herald); Seaboard Air Line (brown with “Through the Heart of the South” slogan), and Southern Pacific (silver with “Overnights” lettering). Three road numbers per scheme. Injection-molded plastic kit with molded grab irons and ladders and one-piece underframe. $22.95. Second quarter 2016. Trainman line. Atlas Model Railroad Co., 908-687-0880,
Atlas HO scale Evans 53-foot plug-door boxcars
Evans 53-foot double-plug-door boxcar. New paint schemes: Fox River Valley; Alaska RR; Brooks Scanlon; Roscoe, Snyder & Pacific; and States Veneer. New road numbers: Minneapolis, Northfield & Southern; Bend Millwork Co.; and Burlington Northern. Two numbers per scheme. Two-piece underframe, 70-ton roller-bearing trucks, and blackened metal wheelsets. $27.95. Master Line. Atlas Model Railroad Co., 908-687-0880,
Pennsylvania RR class H30 covered hopper. Penn Central (Jade Green with raised running board, maintenance-of-way yellow in one number, and MOW yellow with black roof in two numbers) and Pennsylvania RR (gray with reporting marks only, circle keystone, and shadow keystone; red with circle keystone in six numbers). Three numbers per scheme unless noted. Separately applied grab irons, metal wheelsets, and original and raised running boards. $29.95. December 2016. Bowser Manufacturing Co. Inc., 570-368-2379,

1944 Association of American Railroads 40-foot boxcar. Baltimore & Ohio (blue and orange with “Time-Saver Service” herald); Chesapeake & Ohio (C&O for Progress herald); Elgin, Joliet & Eastern (orange and green); Jersey Central Lines (Statue of Liberty silhouette); Minneapolis & St. Louis (red); and Southern Pacific (boxcar red). Two road numbers per scheme. See-through running boards, 33” turned-metal wheelsets, and Proto-Max couplers. $24.98. June 2016. WalthersMainline. Wm. K. Walthers Inc., 414-527-0770,
HO scale details and accessories
Loads for 24-foot Minnesota- and Michigan-style ore cars. Iron ore and taconite. One-piece resin casting. Four-pack, $11.98. March 2016. WalthersMainline. Wm. K. Walthers Inc., 414-527-0770,

53-foot Singamas intermodal container. New paint schemes: Alaska Marine Lines, APL, C.H. Robinson, Canadian National, Canadian Tire, Crowley, Matson, and Sea Star. One number per scheme. Injection-molded plastic with mounting pins and separate door rods. $11.98 each. April 2016. WalthersMainline. Wm. K. Walthers Inc., 414-527-0770,
N scale freight cars
Thrall 4,750-cubic-foot-capacity covered hopper. New paint schemes: BNSF Ry. (post-2005 scheme), Chicago Freight Car (Ann Arbor patchout), CSX, Norfolk & Western, and Norfolk Southern. New road numbers: The Andersons; Chicago & North Western (yellow); Milwaukee Road (red and white); Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac; and Rock Island (blue). Three numbers per scheme. Separately applied brake appliances and Accumate couplers. $20.95. Third quarter 2016. Trainman series. Atlas Model Railroad Co., 908-687-0880,
O scale locomotives
Electro-Motive Division SW-series diesel locomotives. New paint schemes. SW8: Canadian National and Rock Island. SW9: Indiana Harbor Belt and Missouri-Kansas-Texas. New road numbers. SW9: Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe. SW900: Raritan River. SW1200: Southern Pacific and St. Louis Southwestern (Cotton Belt, one road number). Two numbers per scheme unless noted. Die-cast metal chassis, truck sideframes, and hood; separately applied grab irons; and see-through etched-metal grills. With sound decoder, $469.95. Fourth quarter 2016. Atlas O, 908-687-9590,
O scale freight cars
50-ton war-emergency hopper. New paint schemes: Atlantic Coast Line; Chicago, Burlington & Quincy; Illinois Terminal; and Union Pacific. New road numbers: Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe and Pennsylvania RR. Four road numbers per scheme. Sprung, die-cast metal 50-ton Bettendorf trucks; separately applied grab irons and ladders; and 33” metal wheelsets. $72.95. Third quarter 2016. Atlas O, 908-687-9590,
O scale details and accessories
20-foot intermodal container. NYK and Triton. Eight container numbers per scheme (four 2-packs). Injection-molded plastic model with logo panels. Two-pack, $24.95. March 2016. Atlas O, 908-687-9590,

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