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HO Scale: PRR X37B Box Car Released

x37bFunaro & Camerlengo has released the PRR X37B box car as a resin kit. The X37B was a 40' double-door steel box car built by the PRR in 1940. The cars featured 5/5 dreadnaught ends, 9 panel sides (4 to left, 5 to right of door), straight...
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HO Scale: PRR F28 Flat Car Released

f28Funaro & Camerlengo has released the PRR F28 depressed center flat car as a resin kit. The PRR built two of these 52'6" cars, 435491 and 435492, with 2F-F1 six-wheel trucks in 1927. The cars lasted beyond the PRR in 1968. The cars ...
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Follow The Build: The X26 and X26c, Part 3

IMG 1325Work continues with my seven car effort on the current PRR Pro project -- X26 series box cars. Above is a view of my mass production line! Grabs, grabs, and more grabs! That's the topic for this post. The Funaro & Camerlengo resin kits include br...
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Follow The Build: The X26 and X26c, Part 2

IMG 1270Like any resin kit, there is a lot of flash to be cleaned off of the sprues from molding. The instructions suggest doing all of the flash cleanup at once, but I deferred, doing only what I immediately needed. With seven kits in progress concurrently,...
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Follow The Build: The X26 and X26c, Part 1

x26Welcome to "Follow The Build", a new series here on PENNSYRR.COM that will follow the construction of a particular series of cars, structures, etc., over multiple blog entries. Our first series will feature the PRR X26 series box cars, which the PRR ...
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