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2015 National Train Show report part 2

The 2015 National Train Show was held August 28-30 in Portland, Ore. Here are some of the items that were on display at the show. You’ll find additional model railroading products in part 1 of the 2015 National Train Show report. You can also watch video highlights of the show!
Bowser HO scale General Motors Diesel SD40-2 diesel locomotives
Bowser HO scale General Motors Diesel SD40-2 diesel locomotives
HO scale locomotives
General Motors Diesel SD40-2 diesel locomotive. Pre-production samples shown. BC Rail (red, white, and blue “hockey stick” scheme); British Columbia Ry. (two-tone green); CP Rail (as-delivered scheme, large Multimark with 8” stripes in two numbers, small Multimark in two road numbers, no Multimark with or without number on rear of long hood in two numbers each, and dual-flag scheme in two numbers); Dakota, Minnesota & Eastern (one number); Iowa, Chicago & Eastern (two numbers); and Ontario Northland (as-delivered scheme or yellow with chevrons). Three numbers per scheme unless noted. Prototype-specific details, operating class lights as appropriate, and illuminated number boxes. Direct-current model with 21-pin plug for Digital Command Control decoder, $199.95; with ESU LokSound dual-mode decoder, $299.95. Executive Line. Bowser, 570-368-2379, www.bowser-trains.com
Rivarossi HO scale General Electric U25C and U28C diesel locomotives
Rivarossi HO scale General Electric U25C and U28C diesel locomotives
General Electric U25C and U28C diesel locomotives. Pre-production samples shown. U25C: Louisville & Nashville and Penn Central (three road numbers). U28C: Burlington Northern (three numbers); Chicago, Burlington & Quincy; and Northern Pacific. Die-cast metal chassis, five-pole can motor with flywheels, and separately applied detail parts. Direct-current model with 8- and 21-pin plugs for Digital Command Control decoder, $219.99; with ESU LokSound Select sound decoder, $299.99. Rivarossi line. Hornby Hobbies, 877-358-6405, www.hornbyamerica.com
Rapido HO scale General Motors Diesel Division rebuilt GMD-1 diesel locomotive
Rapido HO scale General Motors Diesel Division rebuilt GMD-1 diesel locomotive
General Motors Diesel Division rebuilt GMD-1 diesel locomotive. Southern Ry. of British Columbia. Five road numbers. Five-pole skew-wound motor; die-cast metal chassis; detailed cab interior; road-number-specific painting; and illuminated number boxes, headlights, and class lights; and Macdonald-Cartier couplers. Direct-current model, $235; with dual-mode sound decoder, $335. Produced by Rapido Trains in association with MLW, available exclusively from Pacific Western Rail Systems, 866-840-7777, www.pwrs.ca
Rapido Trains HO scale Budd Rail Diesel Car (RDC)-1
Rapido Trains HO scale Budd Rail Diesel Car (RDC)-1
Budd Rail Diesel Car (RDC)-1. Pre-production sample shown. Phase I: Amtrak (single arrow); Boston & Maine (Minuteman scheme); Baltimore & Ohio; Canadian National/VIA Rail Canada; CN (wet noodle with black window band); Canadian Pacific (maroon and Action Red schemes); Chicago & Eastern Illinois; Central RR of New Jersey; Long Island Rail Road; New York, New Haven & Hartford (script and McGinnis schemes); New York Central (Beeliner); Penn Central (ex-NYC Beeliner); Pennsylvania-Reading Seashore Lines; Southern Pacific (as delivered); and VIA Rail Canada. Phase II: Boston & Maine (McGinnis scheme), British Columbia Ry., CN (as delivered), CP (maroon), Dominion Atlantic (maroon), Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority, Pacific Great Eastern, and Reading Co. Painted but unlettered versions also available in Phase Ib, Ic, and II (with or without nose fluting) body styles. Prototype-specific details, interior and underbody detail, and etched-metal roof grills and fan covers. Direct-current model, $225; with dual-mode sound decoder, $325. Early 2016. Rapido Trains, 905-474-3314, www.rapidotrains.com
Rapido Trains HO scale Electro-Motive Division FL9 diesel locomotive
Rapido Trains HO scale Electro-Motive Division FL9 diesel locomotive
Electro-Motive Division FL9 diesel locomotive. Pre-production sample shown. Amtrak (phase 2 and 3); Conrail (blue and yellow); Metro-North Commuter RR; New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority; New York, New Haven & Hartford (1956-1960 EDER5, 1960-1969 modernized EDER5, or 1960-1969 EDER5A); and Penn Central (black, New Haven patchout, or blue and yellow). Multiple road numbers per paint scheme; also available undecorated. Five-pole skew-wound motor, prototype-specific details, and Macdonald-Cartier couplers. Direct-current models, $249.95; with dual-mode ESU LokSound sound decoder, $349.95. Produced in association with MLW. Rapido Trains, 855-572-6917, www.rapidotrains.com
Rapido Trains HO scale General Motors Diesel Division rebuilt GMD-1 diesel locomotive
Rapido Trains HO scale General Motors Diesel Division rebuilt GMD-1 diesel locomotive
General Motors Diesel Division rebuilt GMD-1 diesel locomotive. Pre-production sample shown. Canadian National (wet noodle in five road numbers or North America scheme in three numbers), and Cuban National Rys. (A1A-Bo wheel arrangement, three numbers). All paint schemes offered unnumbered; undecorated version also available. Five-pole skew-wound motor; die-cast metal chassis; detailed cab interior; road-number-specific painting; and illuminated number boxes, headlights, and class lights; and Macdonald-Cartier couplers. Direct-current model, $235; with dual-mode sound decoder, $335. Produced in association with MLW. Rapido Trains, 905-474-3314, www.rapidotrains.com
BLMA Model HO scale Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe class BX-166 62-foot double-door boxcar
BLMA HO scale Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe class BX-166 62-foot double-door boxcar
HO scale freight cars
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe class BX-166 62-foot double-door boxcar. Boxcar red with or without circle-cross herald in 24 road numbers per scheme. Separately applied brake wheel and underbody brake details, metal wheelsets, and Kadee no. 156 knuckle couplers. $39.95. BLMA, 562-712-7085, www.blmamodels.com
North American Railcar Corp. HO scale National Steel Car 4,300-cubic-foot-capacity potash service three-bay covered hopper
North American Railcar Corp. HO scale National Steel Car 4,300-cubic-foot-capacity potash service three-bay covered hopper
National Steel Car 4,300-cubic-foot-capacity potash service three-bay covered hopper. Potash Corp. (12 road numbers each in light and dark pink salmon schemes). Etched-metal running boards, separately applied details, and Kadee no. 58 couplers. Price to be announced. Produced by North American Railcar Corp., available exclusively from Pacific Western Rail Systems, 866-840-7777, www.pwrs.ca
North American Railcar Corp. HO scale National Steel Car 4,275-cubic-foot-capacity potash service three-bay covered hopper
North American Railcar Corp. HO scale National Steel Car 4,275-cubic-foot-capacity potash service three-bay covered hopper
National Steel Car 4,275-cubic-foot-capacity potash service three-bay covered hopper. Canpotex (CEFX, CGLX, CITX, or PTEX reporting marks with yellow visibility stripes; PTEX also offered with red and white reflective tape, 24 road numbers per scheme). Etched-metal running boards, separately applied details, and Kadee no. 58 couplers. Produced by North American Railcar Corp., available exclusively from Pacific Western Rail Systems, 866-840-7777, www.pwrs.ca
North American Railcar Corp. HO scale National Steel Car 4,275-cubic-foot-capacity potash service three-bay covered hopper
North American Railcar Corp. HO scale National Steel Car 4,275-cubic-foot-capacity potash service three-bay covered hopper
National Steel Car 4,275-cubic-foot-capacity potash service three-bay covered hopper. Canpotex (5,000th car, shown with N scale model). Etched-metal running boards, separately applied details, Kadee no. 58 couplers, and metal wheelsets. Price to be announced. Club Lounge Car – for Porters members only. Produced by North American Railcar Corp., available exclusively from Pacific Western Rail Systems, 866-840-7777, www.pwrs.ca
Walthers HO scale Association of American Railroads 1948 40-foot boxcar
Walthers HO scale Association of American Railroads 1948 40-foot boxcar
Association of American Railroads 1948 40-foot boxcar. Pre-production sample shown. Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe (large circle-cross herald and “Shock Control” slogan); Bangor & Aroostook (State of Maine scheme); Canadian Pacific (script lettering); Illinois Central (“Mainline of Mid-America” slogan); Pennsylvania RR (shadow keystone); and Toronto, Hamilton & Buffalo (yellow). Two road numbers per scheme; also available as undecorated kit. Diagonal panel roof, see-through Apex running board, and Bettendorf trucks with 33” metal wheelsets. $24.98. December 2015. WalthersMainline. Wm. K. Walthers Inc., 414-527-0770, www.walthers.com
Walthers HO scale Pullman-Standard 40-foot PS-1 boxcar
Walthers HO scale Pullman-Standard 40-foot PS-1 boxcar
Pullman-Standard 40-foot PS-1 boxcar. Pre-production sample shown. Chicago & North Western (mineral red with ball-and-bar herald); New York Central (Jade Green); New York, New Haven & Hartford (orange); Norfolk & Western (mineral red with hamburger bun herald); Seaboard Air Line (silver); and Union Pacific (shield herald and “Ship and Travel the Automated Rail Way” slogan). Two road numbers per scheme; also available as undecorated kit. Six-foot Superior doors, 33” turned-metal wheelsets, and Proto-Max couplers. $24.98. November 2015. WalthersMainline. Wm. K. Walthers Inc., 414-527-0770, www.walthers.com
Downtown Deco HO scale Classic American Block
Downtown Deco HO scale Classic American Block
HO scale structures
Classic American Block. Cast-Hydrocal kit with plastic windows and doors, awnings, and signs. Measures 4” x 7”. $69.95. Downtown Deco, www.downtowndeco.com
Downtown Deco HO scale The Old Anderson Place
Downtown Deco HO scale The Old Anderson Place
The Old Anderson Place. Cast-Hydrocal kit with plastic windows and doors, roofing material, and signs. $79.95. Downtown Deco, www.downtowndeco.com
JL Innovative Design HO scale Booker Perkins Produce
JL Innovative Design HO scale Booker Perkins Produce
Booker Perkins Produce. Laser-cut wood kit with injection-molded plastic windows, more than 25 cast details, and color fruit and vegetable signs. $44.95. JL Innovative Design, 320-746-2358, www.jlinnovative.com
JL Innovative Design HO scale Pettibon's Pawn & Gun
JL Innovative Design HO scale Pettibon's Pawn & Gun
Pettibone’s Pawn & Gun. Laser-cut wood kit with cast details, injection-molded plastic windows and doors, and color sign sheets. $39.95. JL Innovative Design, 320-746-2358, www.jlinnovative.com
Monster Modelworks HO scale Feller's Grage and Union Brewery
Monster Modelworks HO scale Feller's Grage and Union Brewery
Feller’s Garage and Union Brewery. Laser-cut basswood kits. $69.99 each. Monster Modelworks, www.monstermodelworks.com
Monster Modelworks HO scale Wormser Furniture Co.
Monster Modelworks HO scale Wormser Furniture Co.
Wormser Furniture Co. Laser-cut basswood low-relief kit. $44.99. Monster Modelworks, www.monstermodelworks.com
Monster Modelworks HO scale Hansen Machine & Tool
Monster Modelworks HO scale Hansen Machine & Tool
Hansen Machine & Tool. Laser-cut basswood low-relief kit. $39.99. Monster Modelworks, www.monstermodelworks.com
Sylvan Scale Models HO scale 1955-1966 Mach B-75 tandem-axle tractor with B cab
Sylvan Scale Models HO scale 1955-1966 Mach B-75 tandem-axle tractor with B cab
HO scale details and accessories
1955-1966 Mach B-75 tandem-axle tractor with B cab. Cast-resin kit. $19.95. Sylvan Scale Models, www.sylvanscalemodels.com
Sylvan Scale Models HO scale 1955-1966 Mack B-75 tandem-axle tractor with L cab
Sylvan Scale Models HO scale 1955-1966 Mack B-75 tandem-axle tractor with L cab
1955-1966 Mack B-75 tandem-axle tractor with L cab. Cast-resin kit. $19.95. Sylvan Scale Models, www.sylvanscalemodels.com

1955-1966 Mack B-75 tandem-axle tractor with dump body. Cast-resin kit with B or L cab. $22.95 each. Sylvan Scale Models, www.sylvanscalemodels.com
Sylvan Scale Models HO FitzJohn bus
Sylvan Scale Models HO scale FitzJohn bus
FitzJohn bus. Cast-resin kit. $18.95. Sylvan Scale Models, www.sylvanscalemodels.com

Sylvan Scale Models HO West Coast logging trailer
Sylvan Scale Models HO West Coast logging trailer
West Coast logging trailer. Cast-resin kit with log bunks and headache rack. Mack B-75 tractor sold separately. $18.95. Sylvan Scale Models, www.sylvanscalemodels.com
Walthers HO scale 53-foot Singamas corrugated-side containers
Walthers HO scale 53-foot Singamas corrugated-side containers
53-foot Singamas corrugated-side containers. Canadian National, CSX, EMP, FedEx Multimodal, Hub Group, J.B. Hunt Intermodal, Pacer Stacktrain, Schneider, and Swift Intermodal; also available undecorated. $11.98. Wm. K. Walthers Inc., 414-527-0770, www.walthers.com
BLMA Models HO scale Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe class BX-166 62-foot double-door boxcar
BLMA Models HO scale Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe class BX-166 62-foot double-door boxcar
N scale freight cars
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe class BX-166 62-foot double-door boxcar. Boxcar red with or without circle-cross herald in 24 road numbers per scheme. Separately applied brake wheel and underbody brake details, metal wheelsets, and Magne-Matic knuckle couplers. $27.95. BLMA, 562-712-7085, www.blmamodels.com

National Steel Car 4,275-cubic-foot-capacity potash service three-bay covered hopper. Canpotex (CEFX, CGLX, CITX, or PTEX reporting marks with yellow visibility stripes; PTEX also offered with red and white reflective tape, 24 road numbers per scheme). Etched-metal running boards, separately applied details, and Magne-Matic couplers. Produced by North American Railcar Corp., available exclusively from Pacific Western Rail Systems, 866-840-7777, www.pwrs.ca
North American Railcar Corp. N scale National Steel Car 4,300-cubic-foot-capacity potash service three-bay covered hopper
North American Railcar Corp. N scale National Steel Car 4,300-cubic-foot-capacity potash service three-bay covered hopper
National Steel Car 4,300-cubic-foot-capacity potash service three-bay covered hopper. Potash Corp. (12 road numbers each in light and dark pink salmon schemes). Etched-metal running boards, separately applied details, and Magne-Matic couplers. Price to be announced. Produced by North American Railcar Corp., available exclusively from Pacific Western Rail Systems, 866-840-7777, www.pwrs.ca
North American Railcar Corp. HO scale National Steel Car 4,275-cubic-foot-capacity potash service three-bay covered hopper
North American Railcar Corp. N scale National Steel Car 4,275-cubic-foot-capacity potash service three-bay covered hopper
National Steel Car potash service 4,275-cubic-foot-capacity potash service three-bay covered hopper. Canpotex (5,000th car, shown with HO scale model). Etched-metal running boards, separately applied details, Magne-Matic couplers, and metal wheelsets. Price to be announced. Club Lounge Car – for Porters members only. Produced by North American Railcar Corp., available exclusively from Pacific Western Rail Systems, 866-840-7777, www.pwrs.ca
Rapido Trains N scale General American Transportation Corp. 37-foot double-sheathed meat refrigerator car
Rapido Trains N scale General American Transportation Corp. 37-foot double-sheathed meat refrigerator car
General American Transportation Corp. 37-foot double-sheathed meat refrigerator car. Pre-production sample shown. American Stores Co., Armour Refrigerator Line, Dubuque Packing Co., Dugdale Packing Co., General American Transportation Corp., Geo. A. Hormel & Co./Union Refrigerator Transit Lines, Hygrade Food Products Corp., Kingan Inc., Morris Rifkin & Son, Oscar Mayer, Swift Refrigerator Line (red or yellow with red block), The Tobin Packing Co. Inc., and Wilson Car Lines. Also available undecorated (kit or assembled). Detailed underbody with separate brake rods and piping, Barber S1-A trucks with in-line brake shoes and blackened metal wheelsets, and Magne-Matic couplers. $34.95, four-pack, $139.80. Rapido Trains, 905-474-3314, www.rapidotrains.com
Kato USA N scale Amfleet I cars
Kato USA N scale Amfleet I cars
N scale passenger cars
Amfleet I cars. Pre-production samples shown. Set A features two coaches, Set B has coach and cafe. All models are in Amtrak’s Phase 6 paint scheme. Two-packs, $55 each. November-December 2015. Kato USA Inc., 847-781-9574, www.katousa.com
Lowell Smith Signature Series N scale National Parks Service Centennial Tour mural car
Lowell Smith Signature Series N scale National Parks Service Centennial Tour mural car
National Parks Service Centennial Tour mural car. Micro-Trains Line Co. smooth-side Railway Post Office car with plastic wheelsets and Magne-Matic couplers. $68. September 2015. Lowell Smith Signature Series, www.lowellsmith.net
Lowell Smith Signature Series N scale Southern Pacific business car
Lowell Smith Signature Series N scale Southern Pacific business car
Southern Pacific business car. Sacramento (car no. 131). Micro-Trains Line Co. injection-molded plastic model with plastic wheelsets, detailed interior, and Magne-Matic couplers. $59. The Executive Line. Lowell Smith Signature Series, www.lowellsmith.net
Lowell Smith Signature Series N scale Union Pacific business car
Lowell Smith Signature Series N scale Union Pacific business car
Union Pacific business cars. Houston and Pocatello. Micro-Trains Line Co. injection-molded plastic car decorated to the standards of the Union Pacific Historical Society. Plastic wheelsets, detailed interior, and Magne-Matic couplers. $66 each. The Executive Line. Lowell Smith Signature Series, www.lowellsmith.net
Micro-Trains Line Co. N scale St. Louis Car Co. 70-foot heavyweight horse/baggage car
Micro-Trains Line Co. N scale St. Louis Car Co. 70-foot heavyweight horse/baggage car
St. Louis Car Co. 70-foot heavyweight horse/baggage car. Pre-production sample shown. Southern Pacific. Body-mounted Magne-Matic couplers, 36” wheelsets, and underbody details. Price and release date to be announced. Micro-Trains Line Co., 541-535-1755, www.micro-trainsline.com
Kato USA N scale Amtrak Cities Sprinter bookcase set
Kato USA N scale Amtrak Cities Sprinter bookcase set
N scale train sets
Amtrak Cities Sprinter bookcase set. Pre-production sample shown. Siemens ACS-64 electric locomotive, three Amfleet I coaches, Amfleet I cafe, and book-style packaging with seven slots. $250. November-December 2015. Kato USA Inc., 847-781-9574, www.katousa.com
A.Y.A. Enterprises N scale Chelsea House
A.Y.A. Enterprises N scale Chelsea House
N scale structures
Chelsea House. Laser-cut wood kit. $38. Carriage house (not shown) available separately, $14.50. A.Y.A. Enterprises, 734-757-4959, www.blastedmirror.com
RSLaserKits N scale brick farm house
RSLaserKits N scale brick farm house
Brick farm house. Laser-cut wood kit with factory-colored slate roofing, Tichy Train Group windows and doors, and Grandt Line chimneys. Footprint is 2-1/2” x 3”. $31.99. RSLaserKits, 503-371-4290, www.rslaserkits.com
RSLaserKits girder bridge kit
RSLaserKits girder bridge kit
Girder bridge kit. Offered in scale 30-, 40-, and 60-foot spans for 22-1/2-, 45-, and 90-degree crossings. $12.99 to $15.99 each. RSLaserKits, 503-371-4290, www.rslaserkits.com
RSLaserKits N scale Rountree Farmhouse
RSLaserKits N scale Roundtree Farmhouse
Roundtree Farmhouse. Laser-cut wood kit with factory-colored slate roofing, Tichy Train Group windows and doors, and Grandt Line chimneys. Footprint is 2-1/2” x 3”. $30.49. RSLaserKits, 503-371-4290, www.rslaserkits.com
Walthers HO scale Cornerstone series houses
Walthers HO scale Cornerstone series houses
Houses. Ranch tract and Cape Cod. Injection-molded plastic kits with two different front doors, picture windows (ranch tract house), and front walls (Cape Cod house); printed interior sheet (ranch tract house); and clear window glazing. Cape Cod house can be built with or without dormers. $24.98 each. Cornerstone series. Wm. K. Walthers Inc., 414-527-0770, www.walthers.com
N scale details and accessories
Assorted vehicles. 1934 Fords (three-window coupe and delivery sedan), 1951 Pontiacs (two-door sedan, four-door sedan, station wagon, and delivery sedan), and 1964-1965 International Emeryville tractors (single- and tandem-axle with day and sleeper cab). Cast-resin kits. $13.95 to $19.95 each. Sylvan Scale Models, www.sylvanscalemodels.com
Lowell Smith Signature Series O scale Carolwood Pacific RR bobber caboose
Lowell Smith Signature Series O scale Carolwood Pacific RR bobber caboose
O scale freight cars
Carolwood Pacific RR bobber caboose. MTH model decorated for Walt Disney’s railroad. Features interior lighting. $82. Lowell Smith Signature Series, www.lowellsmith.net
Piko America LLC Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe 2-6-0 camelback steam locomotive
Piko America Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe 2-6-0 camelback steam locomotive
Large scale locomotives
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe 2-6-0 camelback steam locomotive. With dual-mode sound decoder, smoke unit, two traction tires, hard-chromed wheels with ball bearings, and directional lights. $589.99. Piko America LLC, 619-280-2800, www.piko-america.com
Piko America LLC Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe single-dome tank car.
Piko America LLC Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe single-dome tank car
Large scale freight cars
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe single-dome tank car. Plastic wheelsets. $92.99. Piko America LLC, 619-280-2800, www.piko-america.com
Piko America LLC Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe work caboose
Piko America LLC Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe work caboose
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe work caboose. Metal wheelsets and illuminated marker lights. $129.99. Piko America LLC, 619-280-2800, www.piko-america.com
Piko America LLC Southern Pacific flatcar with intermodal container
Piko America LLC Southern Pacific flatcar with intermodal container
Southern Pacific flatcar with intermodal container. Plastic wheelsets and separately applied vertical brake staff. $87.99. Piko America LLC, 619-280-2800, www.piko-america.com
American Z Line Electro-Motive Diesel SD70ACe diesel locomotive
American Z Line Electro-Motive Diesel SD70ACe diesel locomotive
Z scale locomotives
Electro-Motive Diesel SD70ACe diesel locomotive. Pre-production sample shown. Injection-molded plastic shell and AutoLatch couplers. Road names, price, and release date to be announced. American Z Line, 614-764-1703, www.americanzline.com
American Z Line General Electric ES44AC diesel locomotive
American Z Line General Electric ES44AC diesel locomotive
General Electric ES44AC diesel locomotive. Pre-production sample shown. Injection-molded plastic shell and AutoLatch couplers. Road names, price, and release date to be announced. American Z Line, 614-764-1703, www.americanzline.com
American Z Line General Electric P42 diesel locomotive
American Z Line General Electric P42 diesel locomotive
General Electric P42 diesel locomotive. Pre-production sample shown. Amtrak (Phase 3, phase 4 Intercity and Northeast Corridor, and Phase 5). Injection-molded plastic shell and AutoLatch couplers. Price and release date to be announced. American Z Line, 614-764-1703, www.americanzline.com
American Z Line Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe class CE-1 offset-cupola caboose
American Z Line Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe class CE-1 offset-cupola caboose
Z scale freight cars
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe class CE-1 offset-cupola caboose. Pre-production sample shown. Brass model with metal wheelsets and AutoLatch couplers. Price and release date to be announced. American Z Line, 614-764-1703, www.americanzline.com
American Z Line Trinity 64-foot mechanical refrigerator car
American Z Line Trinity 64-foot mechanical refrigerator car
Trinity 64-foot mechanical refrigerator car. Pre-production sample shown. Injection-molded plastic model with metal wheelsets, prototype-specific refrigerator units, and AutoLatch couplers. Full list of road names, price, and release date to be announced. American Z Line, 614-764-1703, www.americanzline.com
American Z Line Trinity 17,600-gallon corn syrup tank car
American Z Line Trinity 17,600-gallon corn syrup tank car
Trinity 17,600-gallon corn syrup tank car. Pre-production sample shown. Injection-molded plastic model with metal wheelsets and AutoLatch couplers. Full list of road names, price, and release date to be announced. American Z Line, 614-764-1703, www.americanzline.com
American Z Line Amtrak Superliner I cars
American Z Line Amtrak Superliner I cars
Z scale passenger cars
Amtrak Superliner I cars. Pre-production samples shown. Coach, diner, Sightseer Lounge, and sleeper. Injection-molded plastic models with metal wheelsets and AutoLatch couplers. Price and release date to be announced. American Z Line, 614-764-1703, www.americanzline.com
Evan Designs Pico chip light-emitting diodes
Evan Designs Pico chip light-emitting diodes
Electronics/controls
Pico chip light-emitting diodes. Blue, green, orange, red, warm and cool white, and yellow. Contains five assembled super bright LEDs with resistors, bridge rectifiers, and connection wires. Input voltage, 7-19V universal; 20 mA draw. Available with normal or fast flash rate. Works in forward and reverse. Evan Designs, 888-764-2610, www.modeltrainsoftware.com
Cascade Rail Supply HO scale Homasote roadbed
Cascade Rail Supply HO scale Homasote roadbed
Track
HO scale Homasote roadbed. Main line (scale 18” high with 45-degree shoulders and no kerfs), $6.05. Branchline (scale 12” high with 45-degree shoulders and no kerfs), $5.78. Sold in eight-foot sections. Cascade Rail Supply, www.cascaderailsupply.com
Cascade Rail Supply HO scale Homasote roadbed
Cascade Rail Supply HO scale Homasote roadbed
HO scale Homasote roadbed. Branchline (scale 12” high with 30-degree shoulders and kerfs), $6.50. Main line (scale 18” high with 30-degree shoulders and kerfs), $6.30. Sold in eight-foot sections. Cascade Rail Supply, www.cascaderailsupply.com
Cascade Rail Supply HO scale Homasote roadbed
Cascade Rail Supply HO scale Homasote roadbed
HO scale Homasote roadbed. Main line (scale 18” high with 30-degree shoulders). Straight eight-foot section without kerfs, $6. Cascade Rail Supply, www.cascaderailsupply.com

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