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HO Scale: EMD GP9 PRR Class EFS17m Announced

Athearn GP9Athearn Genesis has announced a new run of EMD GP9's, including two versions of Pennsy units, which were classed EFS17m. The ”Standard Railroad of the World”. A claim the Pennsylvania Railroad made with pride. And why shouldn’t they? When it came to ...
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HO Scale: EMD F3, PRR EF15 Phase IIA Announced

f3 phII earlyBroadway Limited Imports has announced a run of HO scale EMD F3 Phase IIA units that include PRR EF15 livery and road numbers. The Pennsy rostered 6A and 8B units of the Phase IIA variety. Phase IIA units are recognized by their high fans. The Pennsy...
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EMD E7 PRR Class EP20 Announced

Broadway Limited Imports has announced a new run of EMD E7 A and B locomotives in PRR Tuscan Red / Single Stripe. The Pennsy classed these EP20. EMD built the E-Units between 1937 through 1963. Originally the name E unit referred to the fact that the...
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Roster Additions

The Middle Division has taken receipt of an ABA lashup of EMD F7's from the Athearn Genesis shops. These are Pennsy class EF15A. The models are factory-equipped with Tsunami decoders. They run, and sound, absolutely wonderful!
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HO Scale PRR Class ES6 EMD SW1 Announced

image not availableWalthers has announced a new run of their EMD SW1 switchers, including two Pennsylvania Railroad road numbers. The Pennsy classed these ES6. The road numbers are 8590 and 9137. Sadly, this is a Walthers MainLine offering and there is no DCC/sound off...
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