2015 Survey Results

Total Responses: 97

Which group best describes your age?

0%
 
1.03%
 
10.31%
 
18.56%
 
23.71%
 
35.05%
 
11.34%
 
Total Responses: 95

Are you a member of the PRRT&HS?

67.37%
 
32.63%
 
Total Responses: 97

Are you a member of the NMRA?

24.74%
 
75.26%
 
Total Responses: 394

What forms of media do you access to support your hobby interests?

21.32%
 
21.32%
 
20.81%
 
11.42%
 
2.28%
 
22.84%
 
Total Responses: 97

What is your primary modeling era?

8.25%
 
6.19%
 
58.76%
 
18.56%
 
8.25%
 
Total Responses: 97

How is your model railroad powered?

14.43%
 
83.51%
 
2.06%
 
Total Responses: 83

If your railroad is powered via DCC, which system do you use?

44.58%
 
34.94%
 
8.43%
 
12.05%
 
Total Responses: 96

What is your modeling focus?

25%
 
7.29%
 
7.29%
 
18.75%
 
7.29%
 
25%
 
9.38%
 
Total Responses: 299

What Pennsy steam locomotive would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are ready-to-run, detailed, DCC and sound, such as recent releases by Broadway Limited Imports, Athearn Genesis, Walthers Proto, and Bowser Executive. Select up to three. NOTE: The L1s 2-8-2 Mikado has been announced by Broadway Limited Imports and has been removed from the survey.
5.26%
 
1.05%
 
15.26%
 
1.05%
 
4.21%
 
16.32%
 
10%
 
4.21%
 
3.68%
 
13.68%
 
10%
 
8.95%
 
4.74%
 
1.58%
 
Total Responses: 152

What Pennsy electric locomotive would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are ready-to-run, detailed, DCC and sound, such as recent releases by Broadway Limited Imports, Athearn Genesis, Walthers Proto, and Bowser Executive. Select up to three.
10.53%
 
21.05%
 
3.29%
 
5.92%
 
4.61%
 
31.58%
 
23.03%
 
Total Responses: 167

What Pennsy diesel locomotive would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are ready-to-run, detailed, DCC and sound, such as recent releases by Broadway Limited Imports, Athearn Genesis, Walthers Proto, and Bowser Executive. Select up to three. NOTE: The BS10 Baldwin VO 1000 has been announced by Bowser Executive Line and has been removed from the survey.
8.38%
 
25.15%
 
3.59%
 
1.8%
 
1.8%
 
18.56%
 
4.79%
 
1.2%
 
0.6%
 
1.8%
 
6.59%
 
2.99%
 
8.38%
 
4.79%
 
9.58%
 
Total Responses: 168

What Pennsy hopper car would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed with ready-to-run preferred. Examples are Exactrail, InterMountain, Tangent Scale Models. In leiu of ready-to-run, highly detailed kits are desired. Examples are Funaro & Camerlengo, Westerfield. Select up to three.
2.38%
 
1.79%
 
3.57%
 
20.24%
 
7.74%
 
9.52%
 
26.79%
 
8.33%
 
6.55%
 
3.57%
 
9.52%
 
Total Responses: 183

What Pennsy box car would you like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed with ready-to-run preferred. Examples are Exactrail, InterMountain, Tangent Scale Models. In leiu of ready-to-run, highly detailed kits are desired. Examples are Funaro & Camerlengo, Westerfield. Select up to three.
2.19%
 
7.1%
 
7.1%
 
9.84%
 
7.1%
 
20.22%
 
12.02%
 
7.1%
 
3.83%
 
4.92%
 
3.28%
 
2.19%
 
1.64%
 
5.46%
 
6.01%
 
Total Responses: 173

What Pennsy flat car would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed with ready-to-run preferred. Examples are Exactrail, InterMountain, Tangent Scale Models. In leiu of ready-to-run, highly detailed kits are desired. Examples are Funaro & Camerlengo, Westerfield. Select up to three.
3.47%
 
21.39%
 
10.4%
 
10.98%
 
22.54%
 
20.23%
 
10.98%
 
Total Responses: 177

What Pennsy gondola would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed with ready-to-run preferred. Examples are Exactrail, InterMountain, Tangent Scale Models. In leiu of ready-to-run, highly detailed kits are desired. Examples are Funaro & Camerlengo, Westerfield. Select up to three.
2.82%
 
9.6%
 
3.95%
 
11.3%
 
16.38%
 
8.47%
 
10.73%
 
14.12%
 
3.95%
 
6.78%
 
3.95%
 
7.91%
 
Total Responses: 50

What Pennsy stock car would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed with ready-to-run preferred. Examples are Exactrail, InterMountain, Tangent Scale Models. In leiu of ready-to-run, highly detailed kits are desired. Examples are Funaro & Camerlengo, Westerfield. Select up to one.
40%
 
60%
 
Total Responses: 62

What Pennsy reefer car would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed with ready-to-run preferred. Examples are Exactrail, InterMountain, Tangent Scale Models. In leiu of ready-to-run, highly detailed kits are desired. Examples are Funaro & Camerlengo, Westerfield. Select up to one.
9.68%
 
22.58%
 
67.74%
 
Total Responses: 193

What Pennsy non-revenue car would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed with ready-to-run preferred. Examples are Exactrail, InterMountain, Tangent Scale Models. In leiu of ready-to-run, highly detailed kits are desired. Examples are Funaro & Camerlengo, Westerfield. Select up to three.
2.07%
 
6.74%
 
4.66%
 
18.65%
 
6.22%
 
12.44%
 
11.4%
 
15.03%
 
9.33%
 
13.47%
 
Total Responses: 183

What Pennsy passenger head end car would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed, ready-to-run. Examples are Walthers, Broadway Limited, Rapido. Select up to three.
14.75%
 
9.84%
 
13.66%
 
9.84%
 
10.93%
 
8.74%
 
11.48%
 
10.38%
 
10.38%
 
Total Responses: 174

What Pennsy passenger coach would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed, ready-to-run. Examples are Walthers, Broadway Limited, Rapido. Select up to three. NOTE: The P70, P70R, and P70fbR have been announced by Walthers and/or Broadway Limited Imports and have been removed from the survey.
3.45%
 
9.77%
 
13.22%
 
5.17%
 
18.97%
 
16.09%
 
18.97%
 
7.47%
 
6.9%
 
Total Responses: 162

What Pennsy passenger lounge/observation would you like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed, ready-to-run. Examples are Walthers, Broadway Limited, Rapido. Select up to three.
7.41%
 
3.7%
 
6.79%
 
4.94%
 
11.73%
 
20.37%
 
8.02%
 
16.67%
 
4.32%
 
12.96%
 
3.09%
 
Total Responses: 164

What Pennsy passenger sleeper would you like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed, ready-to-run. Examples are Walthers, Broadway Limited, Rapido. Select up to three.
6.71%
 
15.85%
 
5.49%
 
15.24%
 
14.02%
 
13.41%
 
9.15%
 
5.49%
 
1.83%
 
12.8%
 
Total Responses: 144

What Pennsy diner would you like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed, ready-to-run. Examples are Walthers, Broadway Limited, Rapido. Select up to three.
9.72%
 
13.89%
 
13.89%
 
20.14%
 
13.19%
 
6.94%
 
6.25%
 
5.56%
 
10.42%
 
Total Responses: 79

What named train would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed, ready-to-run. Examples are Walthers, Broadway Limited, Rapido. Select one.
6.33%
 
16.46%
 
11.39%
 
8.86%
 
10.13%
 
18.99%
 
1.27%
 
11.39%
 
10.13%
 
0%
 
5.06%
 
Total Responses: 149

What Pennsy tower would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed, craftsman-quality kits. Examples are Bar Mills Models, Railroad Kits, Foscale. Select up to three.
14.77%
 
10.74%
 
8.05%
 
9.4%
 
0%
 
8.05%
 
8.72%
 
12.75%
 
12.08%
 
3.36%
 
12.08%
 
Total Responses: 190

What Pennsy structure would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed, craftsman-quality kits. Examples are Bar Mills Models, Railroad Kits, Foscale. Select up to three.
9.47%
 
6.84%
 
9.47%
 
8.95%
 
4.74%
 
7.89%
 
4.74%
 
0.53%
 
3.68%
 
3.68%
 
3.16%
 
3.16%
 
4.21%
 
4.74%
 
4.21%
 
7.89%
 
8.42%
 
4.21%
 
Total Responses: 169

What other Pennsy item would you like to see in HO scale?

9.47%
 
10.06%
 
14.2%
 
23.67%
 
1.18%
 
7.69%
 
13.02%
 
11.24%
 
4.14%
 
5.33%
 

2016 Survey Results

Total Responses: 93

Which group best describes your age?

0%
 
3.23%
 
10.75%
 
12.9%
 
23.66%
 
38.71%
 
10.75%
 
Total Responses: 93

Are you a member of the PRRT&HS?

66.67%
 
33.33%
 
Total Responses: 92

Are you a member of the NMRA?

31.52%
 
68.48%
 
Total Responses: 363

What forms of media do you access to support your hobby interests?

20.94%
 
22.31%
 
21.21%
 
8.82%
 
3.03%
 
23.69%
 
Total Responses: 93

What is your primary modeling era?

11.83%
 
4.3%
 
55.91%
 
19.35%
 
8.6%
 
Total Responses: 92

How is your model railroad powered?

10.87%
 
86.96%
 
2.17%
 
Total Responses: 82

If your railroad is powered via DCC, which system do you use?

54.88%
 
34.15%
 
6.1%
 
4.88%
 
Total Responses: 91

What is your modeling focus?

21.98%
 
7.69%
 
4.4%
 
20.88%
 
8.79%
 
28.57%
 
7.69%
 
Total Responses: 174

What Pennsy steam locomotive would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are ready-to-run, detailed, DCC and sound, such as recent releases by Broadway Limited Imports, Athearn Genesis, Walthers Proto, and Bowser Executive. Select up to three.

NOTE: Broadway Limited Imports has announced the streamlined K4s 4-6-2 so it has been removed from the survey.

4.6%
 
0.57%
 
17.82%
 
4.02%
 
4.02%
 
17.24%
 
12.64%
 
8.05%
 
2.3%
 
13.79%
 
8.05%
 
3.45%
 
3.45%
 
Total Responses: 116

What Pennsy electric locomotive would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are ready-to-run, detailed, DCC and sound, such as recent releases by Broadway Limited Imports, Athearn Genesis, Walthers Proto, and Bowser Executive. Select up to three.

NOTE: Broadway Limited Imports has announced the P5a box cab so it has been removed from the survey. Broadway Limited Imports has also announced GG1's with flat pilots, so they have been removed from the survey.

22.41%
 
27.59%
 
11.21%
 
7.76%
 
31.03%
 
Total Responses: 139

What Pennsy diesel locomotive would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are ready-to-run, detailed, DCC and sound, such as recent releases by Broadway Limited Imports, Athearn Genesis, Walthers Proto, and Bowser Executive. Select up to three.

NOTE: Broadway Limited Imports has announced an EMD F3 Phase II Early, but it is not yet known if it will feature the correct small number boards, so it remains on the survey.

3.6%
 
25.18%
 
6.47%
 
2.16%
 
1.44%
 
17.27%
 
4.32%
 
0%
 
1.44%
 
1.44%
 
7.19%
 
6.47%
 
5.76%
 
5.76%
 
11.51%
 
Total Responses: 152

What Pennsy hopper car would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed with ready-to-run preferred. Examples are Exactrail, InterMountain, Tangent Scale Models. In leiu of ready-to-run, highly detailed kits are desired. Examples are Funaro & Camerlengo, Westerfield. Select up to three.
3.29%
 
2.63%
 
9.21%
 
23.03%
 
10.53%
 
9.21%
 
23.68%
 
7.24%
 
0.66%
 
2.63%
 
7.89%
 
Total Responses: 140

What Pennsy box car would you like to see in HO scale?

2.14%
 
10.71%
 
12.86%
 
8.57%
 
6.43%
 
19.29%
 
8.57%
 
5%
 
2.14%
 
6.43%
 
1.43%
 
0.71%
 
2.86%
 
4.29%
 
8.57%
 
Total Responses: 137

What Pennsy flat car would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed with ready-to-run preferred. Examples are Exactrail, InterMountain, Tangent Scale Models. In leiu of ready-to-run, highly detailed kits are desired. Examples are Funaro & Camerlengo, Westerfield. Select up to three.
3.65%
 
20.44%
 
12.41%
 
10.95%
 
20.44%
 
24.09%
 
8.03%
 
Total Responses: 140

What Pennsy gondola would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed with ready-to-run preferred. Examples are Exactrail, InterMountain, Tangent Scale Models. In leiu of ready-to-run, highly detailed kits are desired. Examples are Funaro & Camerlengo, Westerfield. Select up to three.
4.29%
 
9.29%
 
9.29%
 
13.57%
 
15%
 
10.71%
 
6.43%
 
9.29%
 
5.71%
 
5.71%
 
3.57%
 
7.14%
 
Total Responses: 115

What Pennsy stock car would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed with ready-to-run preferred. Examples are Exactrail, InterMountain, Tangent Scale Models. In leiu of ready-to-run, highly detailed kits are desired. Examples are Funaro & Camerlengo, Westerfield. Select up to one.
46.15%
 
53.85%
 
Total Responses: 57

What Pennsy reefer car would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed with ready-to-run preferred. Examples are Exactrail, InterMountain, Tangent Scale Models. In leiu of ready-to-run, highly detailed kits are desired. Examples are Funaro & Camerlengo, Westerfield. Select up to one.
14.04%
 
17.54%
 
68.42%
 
Total Responses: 155

What Pennsy non-revenue car would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed with ready-to-run preferred. Examples are Exactrail, InterMountain, Tangent Scale Models. In leiu of ready-to-run, highly detailed kits are desired. Examples are Funaro & Camerlengo, Westerfield. Select up to three.
1.29%
 
5.81%
 
4.52%
 
16.77%
 
8.39%
 
11.61%
 
14.19%
 
16.77%
 
7.1%
 
13.55%
 
Total Responses: 156

What Pennsy passenger head end car would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed, ready-to-run. Examples are Walthers, Broadway Limited, Rapido. Select up to three.
14.1%
 
8.97%
 
12.18%
 
8.97%
 
10.9%
 
7.69%
 
14.1%
 
8.33%
 
14.74%
 
Total Responses: 143

What Pennsy passenger coach would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed, ready-to-run. Examples are Walthers, Broadway Limited, Rapido. Select up to three.

2.8%
 
13.29%
 
8.39%
 
17.48%
 
6.99%
 
13.29%
 
17.48%
 
11.19%
 
2.8%
 
6.29%
 
Total Responses: 111

What Pennsy passenger lounge/observation would you like to see in HO scale?

9.01%
 
3.6%
 
13.51%
 
6.31%
 
10.81%
 
21.62%
 
7.21%
 
7.21%
 
15.32%
 
5.41%
 
Total Responses: 126

What Pennsy passenger sleeper would you like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed, ready-to-run. Examples are Walthers, Broadway Limited, Rapido. Select up to three.

9.52%
 
15.08%
 
5.56%
 
12.7%
 
13.49%
 
16.67%
 
10.32%
 
6.35%
 
1.59%
 
8.73%
 
Total Responses: 122

What Pennsy diner would you like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed, ready-to-run. Examples are Walthers, Broadway Limited, Rapido. Select up to three.
11.48%
 
11.48%
 
11.48%
 
23.77%
 
9.02%
 
7.38%
 
8.2%
 
6.56%
 
10.66%
 
Total Responses: 72

What named train would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed, ready-to-run. Examples are Walthers, Broadway Limited, Rapido. Select one.
12.5%
 
12.5%
 
4.17%
 
4.17%
 
4.17%
 
19.44%
 
6.94%
 
19.44%
 
8.33%
 
2.78%
 
5.56%
 
Total Responses: 132

What Pennsy tower would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed, craftsman-quality kits. Examples are Bar Mills Models, Railroad Kits, Foscale. Select up to three.

14.39%
 
8.33%
 
5.3%
 
8.33%
 
6.06%
 
0.76%
 
6.82%
 
6.06%
 
0.76%
 
11.36%
 
10.61%
 
6.06%
 
1.52%
 
13.64%
 
Total Responses: 154

What Pennsy structure would you most like to see in HO scale?

The criteria are highly detailed, craftsman-quality kits. Examples are Bar Mills Models, Railroad Kits, Foscale. Select up to three.
7.79%
 
9.09%
 
6.49%
 
3.9%
 
5.84%
 
6.49%
 
4.55%
 
6.49%
 
3.25%
 
3.25%
 
3.25%
 
3.9%
 
2.6%
 
9.74%
 
3.9%
 
8.44%
 
6.49%
 
4.55%
 
Total Responses: 161

What other Pennsy item would you like to see in HO scale?

12.42%
 
11.8%
 
11.8%
 
25.47%
 
0%
 
8.07%
 
8.07%
 
11.8%
 
5.59%
 
4.97%