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New model trains for the week of May 19, 2016

Check out the latest model railroad products from Atlas O, Kato, Monroe Models, and more!
HO scale freight cars
45-foot 100-ton three-bay hopper. Bessemer & Lake Erie (Rock Island patchout and black with yellow reflective stripes), BNSF Ry. (black with post-2005 herald), Canadian National (ex-Chesapeake & Ohio), Denver & Rio Grande Western (black with blue rotary end), Pennsylvania Power & Light (Mineral Red with yellow rotary end and black with Reddy Kilowat, six road numbers each), Pennsylvania RR (black with keystone herald and yellow dot), Reading Co., Wheeling & Lake Erie, and Western Pacific (blue and white rotary ends). Four numbers per scheme unless noted. Factory-installed grab irons and metal wheelsets. $25.95. February 2017. Bowser Manufacturing Co. Inc., 570-368-2379, www.bowser-trains.com

General American Transportation Corp. 4,180-cubic-foot-capacity Airslide covered hopper. Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe; BNSF Ry. (buffer service, four road numbers); Burlington Northern; Chessie System (Chesapeake & Ohio reporting marks); CSX; and Norfolk Southern (Southern Ry. reporting marks). Three numbers per scheme unless noted. Separately applied Airslide plumbing, Barber S-2 100-ton trucks with 36” metal wheelsets, and body-mounted semi-scale couplers. $22.99. September 2016. Operator line. ScaleTrains.com, 844-987-2467, www.scaletrains.com

General American Transportation Corp. 4,566-cubic-foot-capacity covered hopper. Archer Daniels Midland (molecule logo), Missouri Pacific (screaming eagle herald), General American (gray buffer service car in two road numbers and Wonder Bread/Hostess Cakes), Union Pacific (aluminum with red “Union Pacific” road name). Four numbers per scheme unless noted. Photo-etched metal running boards and crossover platforms, separately applied I beam posts at bolsters, and die-cast metal semi-scale Type E couplers. $39.99. September 2016. Rivet Counter line. ScaleTrains.com, 844-987-2467, www.scaletrains.com
HO scale train sets
Amtrak and Pennsylvania Streamliner train sets. Includes Electro-Motive Division F7A diesel locomotive with separately applied air horns, all-wheel drive and electrical pickup, and die-cast metal frame; matching fluted-side coach, dome, and observation car; 36” x 45” oval of Bachmman E-Z Track; and Athearn TrainPak power pack. $219.98 each. October 2016. Roundhouse line. Athearn Trains, 800-338-4639, www.athearn.com
Kato N scale Electro-Motive Division SDP40F diesel locomotive
Kato N scale Electro-Motive Division SDP40F diesel locomotive
N scale locomotives
Electro-Motive Division SDP40F diesel locomotive. Amtrak (phase 1 and 2 schemes). Two road numbers per scheme. Based on Type I carbody. Directional, golden-white light-emitting-diode headlights; illuminated number boxes with factory printed number boards; five-pole motor; all-wheel electrical pickup; and DCC friendly design. $125. Kato USA Inc., 847-781-9574, www.katousa.com
Monroe Models N scale Diesel Enginehouse
Monroe Models N scale diesel enginehouse
N scale structures
Diesel enginehouse. Laser-cut cardstock and fiberboard kit with peel-and-stick doors, windows, and trim and cast metal roof vents, lights, smoke jacks, Dumpster, fuel tank, and barrel cluster. Footprint is 5-1/8” x 3-1/4”. $39.95. Monroe Models, 320-250-5610, www.monroemodels.us
O scale freight cars
United States Railroad Administration single-sheathed boxcar. New paint schemes: Duluth, Missabe & Northern; Grand Trunk Western; Maine Central; and Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac. New road numbers: Pennsylvania RR and Southern Pacific. Four numbers per scheme. Sprung, die-cast metal Andrews trucks; prototype-specific doors and ends, and 33” wheels. $69.95. Fourth quarter 2016. Atlas O, 908-687-9590, www.atlaso.com
Assorted gondola decals
Assorted gondola decals by Daniel Kohlberg
Decals
Assorted gondola decals. Penn Central classes G43A, G43B, and G43C (1968+, completes three cars, $12) and Pennsylvania RR class G43 (1966+, completes one car, $6). Daniel Kohlberg, paducah.home.mindspring.com

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