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New model trains for the week of October 11, 2018

See the latest HO, N, O, and S scale model railroading products announced this week!
HO scale locomotives
Electro-Motive Division GP9 and GP9B diesel locomotives. Canadian National (green and yellow scheme), Seaboard Air Line (green, yellow, and orange scheme), Southern Pacific (“black widow” scheme), and Union Pacific (“Serves All the West” and “Road of the Streamliners” slogans on cab). GP9B: UP. Four road numbers per scheme. Number-specific details, light-emitting-diode headlights, and vinyl m.u. hoses. Direct-current model with 21-pin connector for Digital Command Control decoder, $199.98; with dual-mode SoundTraxx Tsunami 2 sound decoder, $289.98. September 2019. Genesis series. Athearn Trains, 800-338-4639, www.athearn.com
Wm. K. Walthers Inc. HO scale General Electric GEVO diesel locomotives
Wm. K. Walthers Inc. HO scale General Electric GEVO diesel locomotive
General Electric GEVO diesel locomotives. BNSF Ry. (Heritage III), CSX (“boxcar” herald), Norfolk Southern (Thoroughbred herald), NS heritage units (Nickel Plate Road, Pennsylvania RR, and Southern Ry., one road number each), and Union Pacific (large American flag and “Building America” slogan). Four road numbers per scheme (two each in direct current and Digital Command Control) unless noted. Direct-current model with 21-pin plug for Digital Command Control decoder, $139.98; with dual-mode ESU sound decoder, $199.98. February 2019. WalthersMainline. Wm. K. Walthers Inc., 414-527-0770, www.walthers.com
HO scale freight cars
Gunderson Maxi-Stack five-unit articulated well car. Maersk, Santa Fe Leasing (Maersk patchout), Southern Pacific (DTTX reporting marks), and Trailer Train (DDTX reporting marks). Three road numbers per name. Wire grab irons, etched-metal platforms, and body-mounted McHenry lower-shelf couplers. $199.98. September 2019. Ready-to-Roll. Athearn Trains, 800-338-4639, www.athearn.com

Pacific Car & Foundry 57-foot mechanical refrigerator car. BNSF Ry. (brown with Western Fruit Express lettering, five road numbers), Lamb Weston (light blue, two numbers), Maine Central (yellow, two numbers), Milwaukee Road (orange with black ends, three numbers), Pacific Fruit Express (Southern Pacific and Union Pacific heralds, five numbers), R.E.M.X. Corp. (white, two road numbers), and Southern Pacific Fruit Express (white, five numbers). Machined RP-25 contour 33” metal wheel and body-mounted McHenry scale couplers. $29.98. September 2019. Ready-to-Roll. Athearn Trains, 800-338-4639, www.athearn.com

10,000-gallon welded tank cars. New road numbers: Anchor Petroleum Co., Deep-Rock, DuPont, Fruit Industries Ltd., St. Louis-San Francisco (Frisco), Gulf Oil Corp., Roma Wine, Shippers’ Car Line Corp., Skelly Oil Co., Union Tank Car Co., United States Army, and Warren. Six road numbers per scheme. Separately applied details, 33” metal wheelsets, and Kadee couplers. $36.95. InterMountain Railway Co., 800-472-2530, www.intermountain-railway.com
Wm. K. Walthers Inc. HO scale National Steel Car 4,550-cubic-foot-capacity four-bay cylindrical covered hopper
Wm. K. Walthers Inc. HO scale National Steel Car 4,550-cubic-foot-capacity four-bay cylindrical covered hopper
National Steel Car 4,550-cubic-foot-capacity four-bay cylindrical covered hopper. Trough hatch covers: Canadian Pacific (CP Rail, no Multimark herald), Chicago & North Western (dark green), and Canadian Wheat Board (silver and yellow with CNWX reporting marks and red with billboard “Canada” lettering and CNWX or CPWX marks). Round hatch covers: Canadian National (oxide red with “wet noodle” herald and www.cn.ca) and Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan. Four road numbers per scheme. See-through plastic running boards, 36” turned-metal wheelsets, and Proto-Max metal couplers. $29.98. WalthersMainline. Wm. K. Walthers Inc., 414-527-0770, www.walthers.com
Rusty Stumps Scale Models HO scale Green Valley pump house
Rusty Stumps Scale Models HO scale Green Valley pump house
HO scale structures
Green Valley pump house. Kit features 1/32” plywood subwalls; 1/32” basswood self-adhesive brick siding with slotted ends; stripwood trim; 3-D printed windows, doors, vents, and chimney; and clear and frosted window glazing. Building footprint (with storage cabinet on back) is a scale 20 x 13 x 15 feet. $34.94. Rusty Stumps Scale Models, www.rustystumps.com
Broadway Limited Imports N scale General Electric ES44AC Evolution Hybrid demonstrator diesel locomotive no. 2010, available exclusively from Trainworld
Broadway Limited Imports N scale General Electric ES44AC Evolution Hybrid demonstrator diesel locomotive no. 2010, available exclusively from Trainworld
N scale locomotives
General Electric ES44AC Evolution Hybrid demonstrator diesel locomotive no. 2010. Injection-molded plastic body; die-cast metal chassis; separately applied handrails, grab irons, horn, and bell; and golden-white light-emitting-diode headlights. Includes dual-mode Paragon3 sound decoder featuring Rolling Thunder. $199.99. Produced by Broadway Limited Imports, available exclusively from Trainworld, 718-436-7072, www.trainworld.com
N scale freight cars
Johnstown America coal gondola kits. Aeroflo: Canadian National. Fourteen-panel BethGon Coalporter: BNSF Ry. (Boxcar Red rotary end with multi-color circle-cross herald and black double rotary ends), Union Pacific (shield herald and UP reporting marks or UP shield, “Building America” slogan, and CMO marks), Utah Belt, and data only (dark blue, light, blue, or yellow rotary end). Aluminator: Trinity Industries (Aluminator II demonstrator) and Union Pacific. Multiple road numbers per road name. Kits include interior bracing, InterMountain Railway Co. bolsters and trucks, and plastic wheelsets. Couplers and weights not included. $12.95. Originally produced by Hubert’s Model Railroad Manufacturing Corp. Available from InterMountain Railway Co., 800-472-2530, www.intermountain-railway.com
Minifer O scale Chouzy station
Minifer O scale Chouzy station
O scale structures
Chouzy station. 1:43.5 proportion. Laser-cut cardboard kit with station lettering and metal roof supports. Chimneys are not included. Measures 14.56” x 11.02” x 8.46”. $406.79. Price may vary based on exchange rate. Minifer, www.minifer.fr/en
Pre-Size Model Specialties S scale TTX 60-foot flatcar
Pre-Size Model Specialties S scale TTX 60-foot flatcar
S scale freight cars
TTX 60-foot flatcar. Cast-resin frame, laser-cut wood deck, brake wheel, grab irons, brake details, and decals. Does not include trucks or couplers. Based on OTTX and HTTX cars designed to haul farm machinery and heavy equipment, respectively. $65. Free shipping. Pre-Size Model Specialties, www.pre-size.com

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