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HO Scale: EMD GP9 PRR Class EFS17m Announced

Athearn GP9Athearn Genesis has announced a new run of EMD GP9's, including two versions of Pennsy units, which were classed EFS17m. The ”Standard Railroad of the World”. A claim the Pennsylvania Railroad made with pride. And why shouldn’t they? When it came to ...
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Winter 2017 Issue of The Keystone Modeler Published

TKMThe Pennsylvania Railroad Technical & Historical Society has published the Winter 2017 issue of The Keystone Modeler. Articles include: BLI P70 / P70R Coach Review Trackside Battery Boxes 32’ TrucTrain Tandem Trailers You can download the free ...
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HO Scale: PRR X31 Series Box Cars and K11 Stock Cars

Bowser has announced that new runs of PRR X31 series box car and K11 stock car kits are now in stock. Kits include one piece plastic molded body, under frame, brake wheel, air tank, brake cylinder, triple valve, free rolling trucks with metal wheels,...
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HO Scale: PRR N5 Cabin Cars Announced

41695Following on the heels of their recent N5C delivery, Bowser has announced a run of HO scale PRR N5 cabin cars in their Executive line.  Features include ready-to-run with separate hand grabs, added brake wheel, air tank, brake cylinder, triple v...
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PRRT&HS: Philadelphia Chapter Meeting Slated

The Philadelphia Chapter of the PRRT&HS will meet on Saturday, February 11, 2017. 11 AM Modelers Meeting: “GG1’s - Paint & Colors”Discuss and view GG1’s in in its many paint and colors over the years of PRR service. O and HO scales will be di...
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