HO Scale: Alco FB2 Announced


Rapido Trains, following on their hugely popular Alco FA2 locomotive release last year, has announced matching FB2 units. Unlike their A-units the Pennsylvania Railroad's fleet of FB-2s did not have the PRR inductive trainphone antennas. However, for the first time in HO scale, the PRR model does include the correct Phase Ia FB-2 feature set, ...
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HO Scale: Alco FA2 Announced

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Rapido has announced their intent to produce the Alco FA2 in HO scale, with delivery in the summer of 2016. Excerpts from their announcement: As more and more museum-quality locomotives are released by a number of fine manufacturers, those models we ...
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HO Scale Alco C-628 Announced

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Bowser has announced a run of HO scale Alco C-628 diesel locomotives. The run will include two Pennsylvania road numbers -- 6302 and 6311. The PRR classed these locomotives as AF27 when they arrived in 1965. In the "Executive Line", these locomotives...
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HO Scale Alco S-2 Switcher Announced


Atlas has announced a run of HO scale Alco S-2 switchers... Built by the American Locomotive Company (ALCo) the low-hood S-2 was introduced in 1940 to replace ALCo’s earlier high-hood switchers. The 1000 horsepower S-2 was a turbocharged version of t...
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HO Scale Alco RSD-15 PRR Class AS24m Announced

As if you needed more announcements this week, Broadway Limited Imports has announced a re-run of their Alco RSD-15 in Pennsy livery. The models are due in Winter 2012 with an MSRP of $279.99... 2431 Alco RSD-15, PRR #8615, DGLE, High Nose 2432 Alco ...
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