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N Scale: Atlas X26 Run Announced

Atlas' N Scale USRA Single Sheathed Box Car is modeled after the 50-ton outside braced boxcar designed by the United States Railway Administration during World War I. These cars quickly became a common sight on railroads from coast to coast. Pric...
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HO Scale: Genesis EMD FP7 Run Announced

ATHG22808 450Athearn Genesis has announced a new run of EMD FP7 locomotives, including in Pennsy livery. The EMD FP7 was a 1,500 horsepower (1,100 kW), B-B dual-service passenger and freight-hauling diesel locomotive produced between June 1949 and December 1953 b...
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Tsunami2 Features Two New Pennsy Whistles

tsu2intSoundtraxx has announced the Tsunami2 decoder, for shipment this week... Tsunami2 is SoundTraxx’ new line of high-performance Digital Sound Decoders. This line provides high quality onboard locomotive sound, precision motor control and brilliant ligh...
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Annual Meeting Wrap

prrThe New England Chapter of the Pennsylvania Technical & Historical Society did a great job organizing and running the 2016 annual meeting. A few highlights: Future Annual Meetings: The 2017 meeting will be held in Camp Hill again, the third weeke...
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HO Scale: PRR X37, X37A Box Cars Released

x37 65400In conjunction with the 2016 annual meeting of the PRRT&HS, Funaro & Camerlengo has released resin kits for the PRR X37 and X37 box cars. The X37 class were numbered 65400-66399, 1000 cars total, and featured a 7 foot Youngstown doo...
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