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New model trains for the week of July 5, 2018

See the latest model railroad products from Rapido Trains, Walthers, Xuron Corp., and more
Electro-Motive Division GP50 diesel locomotive. BNSF Ry. (Heritage III, three road numbers), and Genesee & Wyoming (Indiana & Ohio and Toledo, Peoria & Western; two numbers each), Illinois Central (black, one number), and Union Pacific (four numbers). Roadnumber-specific details, light-emitting-diode headlights, and vinyl m.u. hoses. Direct-current model with 21-pin connector for Digital Command Control decoder, $189.98; with dual-mode SoundTraxx Tsunami2 sound decoder, $279.98. May 2019. Genesis series. Athearn Trains, 800-338-4639, www.athearn.com

Alco RS-11 diesel locomotive. Alco demonstrator (one road number); Conrail (Penn Central patchout in two numbers or blue); Lehigh Valley (ex-Pennsylvania RR); New York, New Haven & Hartford (McGinnis scheme in six road numbers); Norfolk & Western (as-delivered scheme in two numbers and blue with “hamburger” herald); Pennsylvania RR (with and without train-phone antenna); Penn Central (ex-PRR with solid white herald in two numbers and with red “P” in one number; ex-New Haven with solid white herald in three numbers); and Southern Pacific (black widow and scarlet-and-gray schemes). Four road numbers per scheme unless noted; also available undecorated (LV, NH, N&W, PRR, and SP body styles). Prototype-specific details, die-cast metal chassis, and Macdonald-Cartier couplers. Direct-current model with 21-pin connector for Digital Command Control decoder, $225; with dual-mode ESU LokSound sound decoder, $335. Mid-2019. Rapido Trains, 905-474-3314, www.rapidotrains.com

Montreal Locomotive Works RS-18 diesel locomotive. Canadian National (green in seven road numbers, “wet noodle” herald in six numbers, Tempo scheme in two numbers, and stripes in 10 numbers) and Canadian Pacific (maroon and gray with block or script lettering in four numbers each, Action Red with 5” stripes in four numbers, and Action Red with 8” stripes and ditch lights in six numbers). Also available undecorated (CN and CP versions). Prototype-specific details, Dofasco Type B trucks, and metal side handrails with plastic stanchions. Direct-current model with 21-pin connector for Digital Command Control decoder, $225; with dual-mode ESU LokSound sound decoder, $335. Mid-2019. Rapido Trains, 905-474-3314, www.rapidotrains.com
Wm. K. Walthers Inc. HO scale Electro-Motive Division Phase II GP9 with low short hood
Wm. K. Walthers Inc. HO scale Electro-Motive Division Phase II GP9 with low short hood
Electro-Motive Division Phase II GP9 with low short hood. Burlington Northern, Canadian Pacific, Chicago & North Western, Milwaukee Road, Norfolk Southern, and Wisconsin & Southern. Four road numbers per scheme (two each in direct current and Digital Command Control); also available undecorated. All-new tooling, prototype-specific details, molded drill-starter points (grab iron kit sold separately), and ratchet style handbrake. Direct-current model with 21-pin plug for Digital Command Control decoder, $139.99; with dual-mode ESU sound decoder, $199.99. May 2019. WalthersMainline. Wm. K. Walthers Inc., 414-527-0770, www.walthers.com
HO scale freight cars
Pacific Car & Foundry 50-foot boxcar with 14-foot plug door. Golden West Service, North Shore RR (three road numbers), Southern Pacific (“Hydra-Cushion” lettering), St. Louis Southwestern (“Cotton Belt” lettering patched out in two numbers, Gold West Service patchout, and as-delivered scheme), and Union Pacific (Southern Pacific reporting marks, three numbers). Four numbers per scheme unless noted. Detailed cushioned underframe; separately applied door closure rods, side ladders, wire grab irons, and etched-metal crossover platforms; and 70-ton roller-bearing trucks. $39.98. Genesis series. Athearn Trains, 800-338-4639, www.athearn.com

FMC 5,347-cubic-foot-capacity boxcar. CAI (Saratoga & North Creek reporting marks); CSX; Green Mountain RR (reporting marks only); Hartford & Slocomb (CSX patchout, four road numbers); Railbox (as-delivered scheme); Toledo, Peoria & Western (orange); and Union Pacific (BKTY reporting marks, Corinth & Counce patchout). Three numbers per scheme unless noted. Separately applied grab irons, end ladders, and brake wheel; 70-ton roller-bearing trucks; and photo-etched metal crossover platform. $32.98. May 2019. Ready-to-Roll. Athearn Trains, 800-338-4639, www.athearn.com

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe stockcars. Classes SK-R (1938-43 with K brakes and late with AB brakes), SK-S (as-built, 1938-43 with K brakes, and double doors with AB brakes), SK-T (as-built and post-1960), and SK-U (1938-43). Six road numbers per scheme. Injection-molded plastic with wire grab irons and metal wheels. $42.95. Release date to be announced. InterMountain Railway Co., 800-472-2530, www.intermountain-railway.com

Johnstown America Aeroflo II gondola. Navajo Mine RR. Injection-molded plastic model with metal wheelsets. Three six-packs, $159.95 each. Value Line. InterMountain Railway Co., 800-472-2530, www.intermountain-railway.com
Wm. K. Walthers Inc. HO scale Budd 85-foot dome-coach
Wm. K. Walthers Inc. HO scale Budd 85-foot dome-coach
HO scale passenger cars
Budd 85-foot dome-coach. Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe; Amtrak (phase 3); Southern Ry.; Union Pacific (Armour Yellow & Harbor Mist Gray); and VIA Rail Canada. Also available undecorated. Tinted window glazing, full interior, and 36” turned-metal wheelsets. $39.98. September 2018. WalthersMainline. Wm. K. Walthers Inc., 414-527-0770, www.walthers.com
Wm. K. Walthers HO scale single-car garage two-pack
Wm. K. Walthers HO scale single-car garage two-pack
HO scale structures
Single-car garage two-pack. Injection-molded plastic kits. Each garage measures 2-5/8” x 1-5/8” x 1-11/16”. Two-pack, $24.98. October 2018. Cornerstone Series. Wm. K. Walthers Inc., 414-527-0770, www.walthers.com
Wm. K. Walthers HO scale updated American bungalow with single-car garage
Wm. K. Walthers HO scale updated American bungalow with single-car garage
Updated American bungalow with single-car garage. Injection-molded plastic kit. House measures 6-11/32” x 3-5/8” x 3-1/2”. Garage measures 2-5/8” x 1-5/8” x 1-11/16”. $39.98. October 2018. Cornerstone Series. Wm. K. Walthers Inc., 414-527-0770, www.walthers.com
HO scale details and accessories
Electro-Motive Division Phase II GP9 diesel locomotive detail kit. Formed stainless steel parts (13 drop-style grab irons, one straight grab iron, two long pilot grab irons, and 14 lift rings). Includes illustrated instructions. $11.98. May 2019. Wm. K. Walthers Inc., 414-527-0770, www.walthers.com
Wm. K. Walthers HO scale International trucks
Wm. K. Walthers HO scale International trucks
International trucks. 7600 tank truck with trailer, $19.98. 4300 two-axle truck with tree-trimmer body (orange or white), $14.98. 7600 three-axle flatbed truck (red or yellow cab with black flatbed), $11.98. 7600 three-axle heavy-duty dump truck (red or yellow cab with silver body), $11.98. Die-cast metal and plastic construction, cab interior, rolling wheels, and clear window glazing. SceneMaster line. Wm. K. Walthers Inc., 414-527-0770, www.walthers.com
Broadway Limited Imports N scale Electro-Motive Division SD40-2 diesel locomotive
Broadway Limited Imports N scale Electro-Motive Division SD40-2 diesel locomotive
N scale locomotives
Electro-Motive Division SD40-2 diesel locomotive. Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe (blue-and-yellow warbonnet); Burlington Northern (as-delivered scheme); Chessie System (Baltimore & Ohio reporting marks); Canadian National (Illinois Central reporting marks); Conrail (as-delivered scheme); CSX (dark blue and yellow); Norfolk Southern (horsehead silhouette); and Union Pacific (Armour Yellow and Harbor Mist Gray). Two road numbers per scheme; also available undecorated. Dual-mode Paragon3 sound decoder featuring Rolling Thunder, injection-molded plastic body, and die-cast metal chassis. $249.99. Broadway Limited Imports, 386-673-8900, www.broadway-limited.com
N scale freight cars
FMC 5,347-cubic-foot-capacity boxcar. CAI (Saratoga & North Creek reporting marks); CSX; Green Mountain RR (reporting marks only); Hartford & Slocomb (CSX patchout, four road numbers); Railbox (as-delivered scheme); Toledo, Peoria & Western (orange); and Union Pacific (BKTY reporting marks, Corinth & Counce patchout). Three numbers per scheme unless noted. Scale profile brake wheel, newly tooled roller-bearing trucks, and machined metal wheels. $24.98. May 2019. Ready-to-Roll. AthearnN, 800-338-4639, www.athearn.com

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe stockcars. Classes SK-R (1938-43 with K brakes and late with AB brakes), SK-S (as-built, 1938-43 with K brakes, and double doors with AB brakes), SK-T (as-built and post-1960), and SK-U (1938-43). Six road numbers per scheme. Injection-molded plastic with wire grab irons and metal wheels. $24.95. Release date to be announced. InterMountain Railway Co., 800-472-2530, www.intermountain-railway.com

Johnstown America Aeroflo II gondola. Navajo Mine RR. Injection-molded plastic model with metal wheelsets. Three six-packs, $189.95 each. Value Line. InterMountain Railway Co., 800-472-2530, www.intermountain-railway.com

Denver & Rio Grande Western Utah State Railroad Museum caboose no. 01457. Injection-molded plastic model with etched-metal grab irons, ladders, and running boards; body-mounted couplers, and plated-over windows. Direct-current model with directional red marker lights, $64.95; with ESU Digital Command Control decoder with marker lights and spot lights, $104.95. Spring 2019. Trainworx, 970-874-9747, www.train-worx.com
N scale passenger cars
10-roomette, 5-double-bedroom lightweight sleeper. Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe (gray); Baltimore & Ohio (blue and gray); Daylight Locomotive & Machine Works (Clackamas River); Illinois Central (orange and brown); New York Central (20th Century Limited); Pennsylvania RR (Fleet of Modernism, Missouri Pacific blue-and-gray scheme, Tuscan Red, and Texas Special), Southern Pacific (Lark two-tone gray and Sunset schemes); and Union Pacific (City of San Francisco). Two car names or numbers per scheme unless noted; also available assembled but undecorated. Wire grab irons, interior details, and metal wheels. $49.95. Release date to be announced. InterMountain Railway Co., 800-472-2530, www.intermountain-railway.com
Archistories Z scale Goldtree Station, available from Z Scale Hobo
Archistories Z scale Goldtree Station, available from Z Scale Hobo
Z scale structures
Goldtree Station. Rigid-cardboard kit printed in multiple colors with station, freight house, and covered passenger waiting area. Measures 4.80” x 2.36” x 1.77”. $39.99. Produced by Archistories, available from Z Scale Hobo, www.zscalehobo.com
Xuron Corp. Precision specialty pliers
Xuron Corp. Precision specialty pliers
Tools
Precision specialty pliers. Bent-nose pliers; long-, short-, and flat-nose pliers; combination cutter/pliers; and model 496 that opens a split ring and holds it. Pliers feature glare-eliminating black finish, Light-Touch return springs, and Xuro-Rubber cushioned handle grips. $14.50 to $19.95 each. Xuron Corp., 207-283-1401, www.xuron.com
Sundance Marketing Inc. assorted railroad patches
Sundance Marketing Inc. assorted railroad patches
Railroad memorabilia
Assorted railroad patches. Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe; Atlantic Coast Line; BNSF Ry.; Canadian Pacific; and Chicago, Burlington & Quincy. Patches can be sewn or ironed on. $3.50 each. Sundance Marketing Inc., 503-233-3908, www.sundancepins.com
Sundance Marketing Inc. assorted railroad pins
Sundance Marketing Inc. assorted railroad pins
Assorted railroad pins. Railroad heralds: Spokane, Portland & Seattle; Florida East Coast; Great Northern; and Boston & Maine. Locomotives: Nickel Plate Road 765, Union Pacific 4014, Southern Pacific Alco PA no. 6020, and Amtrak SC-44 Midwest “Charger”. Name trains: Southern Pacific Sunset Limited. Locomotive number plates: Milwaukee Road 261 and Nickel Plate Road 765. Manufacturers: Pullman (“Travel and Sleep, Safety and Comfort” slogan). Miscellaneous: Railroad crossing signal. $5.50 each. Sundance Marketing Inc., 503-233-3908, www.sundancepins.com
Sundance Marketing Inc. Union Pacific 4014 belt buckle
Sundance Marketing Inc. Union Pacific 4014 belt buckle
Union Pacific 4014 belt buckle. Metal construction. 2-1/2” vertical. $35. Sundance Marketing Inc., 503-233-3908, www.sundancepins.com

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