HO Scale: Jordan Spreader Announced


At the National Train Show, Walthers announced a Jordan Spreader to be offered in Pennsylvania Railroad livery.  The Model 2-200 Spreader-Ditcher-Show Plow was used by dozens of railroads. The model features positionable wings and the mold boards may be raised and lowered. The model will feature railroad-specific details. Due in February 2018,...
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PRRT&HS: Summer 2017 The Keystone Modeler Published


The Pennsylvania Railroad Technical & Historical Society has published the Summer 2017 issue of its free eZine,  ​The Keystone Modeler ​.  Articles include: ​Modeling the Pennsylvania Railroad's Flat Car Fleet, Part 13A - Loading a Pennsy F37, by Jack Consoli Upgrade an HO Scale X29 with Photo-Etched Parts by Bruce F. Smith ...
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Book: "A Compendium of Model Railroad Operations"

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All model railroaders, whether expert or beginner, will find a wealth of useful information in the OpSIG ’s second publication, "A Compendium of Model RailRoad Operations – From Design to Implementation". A complete guide to all things operations, Op...
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HO Scale: MUmP54 Re-Run Announced

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Following on the heels of a MP54 re-run, Con Cor has announced a re-run of their MUmP54 coaches. Offered are powered (DC only) coaches 524 and 603 (Tuscan, black, spelled-out name, and aluminum windows); coaches 618 and 631 (Tuscan, black, red Keysto...
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HO Scale: S2 Turbine Re-Run Announced

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Broadway Limited Imports has announced a re-run of the PRR S2 Turbine 6-8-6 in their brass-hybrid line with the Paragon3 sound system. The one-of-a-kind locomotive, #6200, is offered in four versions: As Delivered, with Small Smoke Deflectors, with L...
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