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New products for April 19, 2012

Including model railroad products from Micro-Trains, Atlas, American Z Lines, and more!

RELATED TOPICS: HO SCALE | N SCALE | O SCALE | Z SCALE
HO scale locomotives

Electro-Motive Division GP38-2 diesel locomotive. National Ry. of Mexico. Two road numbers available. Five-pole skew-wound armature motor with dual flywheels, separately applied handrails and end railings, and Accumate knuckle couplers. $102.95. Ready-to-run. Trainman series. Atlas Model Railroad Co., 908-687-0880, www.atlasrr.com
American Model Builders HO scale Lehigh Valley wood transfer caboose
American Model Builders HO scale Lehigh Valley wood transfer caboose
HO scale freight cars

Lehigh Valley wood transfer caboose. Laser-cut wood kit with tab-and-slot construction, peel-and-stick parts, cast resin steps, and white metal details. Trucks, couplers, and decals not included. $42.95. American Model Builders Inc., 314-646-8588, www.laserkit.com

American Car & Foundry 33,000-gallon tank car. New paint schemes: AAMX, GLNX, Pennsylvania RR, Petrolane, and Shipper’s Car Line (red stripe). Two car numbers each. Separately applied details, 100-ton roller-bearing trucks, and Accumate knuckle couplers. $34.95. Third quarter 2012. Ready-to-run. Master Line. Atlas Model Railroad Co., 908-687-0880, www.atlasrr.com

National Ry. of Mexico freight cars. American Car & Foundry 50-foot boxcar, Evans gondola, and cupola caboose. Two car numbers each. Weighted and detailed underframes and Accumate knuckle couplers. $17.95 each. Ready-to-run. Trainman series. Atlas Model Railroad Co., 908-687-0880, www.atlasrr.com

Standard- and wide-cupola cabooses. New road numbers. Standard: Great Northern, Norfolk & Western, Norfolk Southern, and Northern Pacific. Wide-cupola: Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe; Chicago, Burlington & Quincy; Reading Co.; and Soo Line. Two car numbers each. Window glazing, open smokestack, and Accumate knuckle couplers. $35.95. Third quarter 2012. Ready-to-run. Master Line. Atlas Model Railroad Co., 908-687-0880, www.atlasrr.com

United States Railroad Administration 40-foot steel rebuilt boxcar. New paint schemes: Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe (El Capitan or Super Chief lettering); Atlantic Coast Line; Grand Trunk Western; Nickel Plate Road; Pennsylvania RR; and Rock Island. Two road numbers each. Separately applied ladders and wire grab irons, prototype-specific ends, and Accumate knuckle couplers. $34.95. Ready-to-run. Master Line. Atlas Model Railroad Co., 908-687-0880, www.atlasrr.com
Concept Models HO scale DuPont Co. ethylene glycol -whale tanker- no. 12405
Concept Models HO scale DuPont Co. ethylene glycol "whale tanker" no. 12405
DuPont Co. ethylene glycol “whale tanker” no. 12405. Cast-resin and PVC kit. Optional super detailing instructions included. Trucks, couplers, and detail parts not included. $39.99. Concept Models, www.con-sys.com
Concept Models HO scale DuPont Co. 29700-series ethylene glycol whale tanker
Concept Models HO scale DuPont Co. 29700-series ethylene glycol "whale tanker"
DuPont Co. 29700-series ethylene glycol “whale tanker”. Cast-resin and PVC kit. Optional super detailing instructions included. Trucks, couplers, and detail parts not included. $39.99. Concept Models, www.con-sys.com

HO scale train set

4-4-0 steam locomotive. Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe; Canadian Pacific; New York, New Haven & Hartford; Pennsylvania RR; and painted black and gold but unlettered. Operating headlight, separately applied details, and Accumate knuckle couplers. $119.95. Third quarter 2012. Ready-to-run. Master Line. Atlas Model Railroad Co., 908-687-0880, www.atlasrr.com


American Model Builders N scale pickle car conversion kit for 40-foot flatcars
American Model Builders N scale pickle car conversion kit for 40-foot flatcars
N scale freight cars

Pickle car conversion kit for 40-foot flatcars. Designed to fit the Red Caboose 42-foot flatcar (sold separately). Laser-scribed and cut birch plywood and basswood. G.R. Dill & Sons themed paper signs included. $19.95. American Model Builders Inc., 314-646-8588, www.laserkit.com

90-ton hopper. New paint scheme: Chattahoochee Industrial. New road numbers: Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe; Chesapeake & Ohio; Chicago & North Western; Norfolk Southern; and Pennsylvania RR. Two numbers each. Accumate knuckle couplers. $16.95 (C&NW, $18.95). Ready-to-run. Trainman series. Atlas Model Railroad Co., 908-687-0880, www.atlasrr.com

American Car & Foundry 33,000-gallon-capacity tank cars. New paint schemes: AAMX, GLNX, Pennsylvania RR, Petrolane, and Shipper Car Line (red stripe). Two car numbers each. Running boards, end platforms, separately applied handrails, and Accumate knuckle couplers. $25.95. Third quarter 2012. Ready-to-run. Atlas Model Railroad Co., 908-687-0880, www.atlasrr.com

Standard- and wide-cupola cabooses. New road numbers. Standard: Great Northern, Norfolk & Western, Norfolk Southern, and Northern Pacific. Wide-cupola: Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe; Chicago, Burlington & Quincy; Reading Co.; and Soo Line. Two car numbers each. Separate brake detail, roller-bearing trucks, and Accumate knuckle couplers. $28.95. Third quarter 2012. Ready-to-run. Atlas Model Railroad Co., 908-687-0880, www.atlasrr.com

N scale structures

Cafe and general store. Laser-cut wood kit with clear window glazing and signs. $41.95. Micro-Trains Line Co., 541-535-1755, www.micro-trains.com
1 50proportion European vehicle Produced by WSI Models distributed by b2bReplicascom
1:50proportion European vehicle. Produced by WSI Models, distributed by b2bReplicas.com
O scale details and accessories

Assorted 1:50-proportion European vehicles. Mammoet-Mercedes Actros Mega Space Cab with Schuerle Inter-Combi trailer, $325. Koninklijke Saan- DAF XF 105 Space Cab with six-axle ballast trailer, $199. R.J. van der Zand Scania R Highline with three-axle truck transporter trailer, $179. Broshuis Holland DAF 105 SC 6 x 2 with 45-foot containers on three-axle chassis, $25. Van der Wal DAF XF 105 Space Cab 4 x 2 with three-axle low loader trailer, $30. Van den Bosch Volvo FH12 Globetrotter with three-axle tanker trailer, $28. Produced by WSI Models, distributed by b2bReplicas.com, 417-206-9700, www.b2breplicas.com
American Z Lines 53-foot Thrall well car
American Z Lines 53-foot Thrall well car
Z scale freight cars

53-foot Thrall well car. DTTX with two intermodal containers. Etched-metal details, metal wheelsets, and AutoLatch knuckle couplers. Single car with two 48-foot containers, $46; three-pack with six 40-foot containers, $133. Ready-to-run. American Z Lines, 614-764-1703, www.ztrack.com
American Z Lines bay-window caboose
American Z Lines bay-window caboose
Bay-window caboose. New paint scheme: CSX Operation Lifesaver. Two road numbers. Metal wheelsets, clear window glazing, and AutoLatch knuckle couplers. $64 each. Ready-to-run. American Z Lines, 614-764-1703, www.ztrack.com
American Z Lines American Car  Foundry threebay Center Flow covered hopper
American Z Lines American Car & Foundry three-bay Center Flow covered hopper
American Car & Foundry three-bay Center Flow covered hopper. New paint scheme: Golden West Service. Metal wheelsets and AutoLatch knuckle couplers. Single car, $36; four-pack, $119. Ready-to-run. American Z Lines, 614-764-1703, www.ztrack.com
American Z Lines 89-foot tri-level auto rack
American Z Lines 89-foot tri-level auto rack
89-foot tri-level auto rack. New paint scheme: Norfolk Southern. Metal wheelsets and AutoLatch knuckle couplers. Two single cars ($38 each) and two four-packs ($131). Ready-to-run. American Z Lines, 614-764-1703, www.ztrack.com
American Z Lines 2420cubicfootcapacity waffleside gondola
American Z Lines 2,420-cubic-foot-capacity waffleside gondola
2,420-cubic-foot-capacity waffle-side gondola. CSX. Separately applied photo-etched placards, metal wheelsets, and AutoLatch knuckle couplers. Single car, $32; four-pack, $117. Ready-to-run. American Z Lines, 614-764-1703, www.ztrack.com
American Z Lines Pacific Car  Foundry 60foot beer car
American Z Lines Pacific Car & Foundry 60-foot beer car
Pacific Car & Foundry 60-foot beer car. Golden West Service. Metal wheelsets, underbody details, and AutoLatch knuckle couplers. Single car, $34; four-pack, $120. Ready-to-run. American Z Lines, 614-764-1703, www.ztrack.com

American Car & Foundry 33-foot two-bay hoppers. Pennsylvania RR ($17.80 each) and Southern Pacific ($18.60 each). Two car numbers per road name. Removable coal load, plastic wheelsets, and Magne-Matic knuckle couplers. Ready-to-run. Micro-Trains Line Co., 541-535-1755, www.micro-trains.com

Eastern-style center-cupola caboose. Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe ($19.95); Canadian National ($29.60); Conrail ($23.15); Pennsylvania RR ($29.60); and Union Pacific ($21.55). Separate end details, plastic wheelsets, and Magne-Matic knuckle copulers. Ready-to-run. Micro-Trains Line Co., 541-535-1755, www.micro-trains.com

40-foot double-sheathed reefer cars. Pacific Fruit Express. Plastic body, metal underframe, and Magne-Matic knuckle couplers. Four-pack, $94.95. Ready-to-run. Micro-Trains Line Co., 541-535-1755, www.micro-trains.com

Z scale structures

Coal dump. Laser-cut wood kit with separate railings and details. $9.95. Micro-Trains Line Co., 541-535-1755, www.micro-trains.com
Train Control Systems Drop-in Digital Command Control decoders with Keep-Alive
Train Control Systems Drop-in Digital Command Control decoders with Keep-Alive
Electronics/controls

Allows decoder to continue operating over dirty rails or problematic track work. KA1 (.647” x 1.052” x .293”) will power an HO scale locomotive at speed step 10 of 128 with headlights on for approximately 2 to 5 seconds. The KA2 (1.296” x .458” x .347”) will power an HO scale locomotive at speed step 10 of 128 with headlights on for approximately 6 to 15 seconds. Duration of time depends on motor efficiency. KA-series decoders designed for 16V maximum. Prices to be announced. Train Control Systems, 215-453-9145, www.tcsdcc.com

Prototype drawings

Plans for Crowell Lumber Mill in Longleaf, La. Includes site plan, sawmill, planer mill, and more. Plans not drawn to scale. Each drawing printed on an 11 x 17-inch sheet. $2 each; $20 for all 30, plus $2.50 shipping. Underground Railway Press, P.O. Box 814, Brevard, NC 28712-0814

Books

North American Railroads: The Illustrated Encyclopedia. By Brian Soloman. Features concise histories of 101 United States and Canadian railroads (past and present). 320 pages with more than 400 color and black-and-white photos. $40. Voyageur Press, www.voyageurpress.com

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