HO #91221 ACF 50' Combo Door Box Car, f/p GN blue.
Note: Same car mentioned in M/P No. 23.
0 ALCO RS-1 Diesel Loco, f/p GN E/B w/ two road nos.
Note: Reasonably accurate for the GN 182-185 series, delivered 9/44. These models came with LIONEL TRAINMASTER Command and Railsounds in 2- and 3- rail versions. Two-rail DC is DCC ready. Features many separately-applied parts, including brake chains.
HO #7103 ALCO RS-1 Diesel Loco, f/p GN E/B, Road No. 182
HO #7104 ALCO RS-1 Diesel Loco, f/p GN E/B, Road No. 184
Note: Reasonably accurate for GN 182-185 series, delivered 9/44.
HO PULLMAN-STANDARD PS-2 Covered Hoppers, f/p GN w/ two new road nos.
N PULLMAN-STANDARD PS-2 Covered Hoppers, f/p GN
Note: Reasonably accurate for GN 71405-71504 series, bit 58.
N EMD SD9 Diesel Loco, f/p GN
Note: Scheduled for winter 2003 release. More info later.
BRASS CAR SIDES
N Sides for GN E/B 6-5-2 "Pass" Sleepers.
Note: These sides have been redesigned to fit AMERICAL LTD MODELS' core kits.
HO GN Class S-2 4-8-4 Steam Loco, f/p w/ two road nos. 2583 and 2588.
Note: These are the first announced brass locos from this firm. #2583 is the open cab version and #2588 is the vestibule cab version. Both will have sound units.
HO #SAU-HR Grille for STEWART "A" F Unit
HO #SBU-HR Grille for STEWART "B" F Unit
HO #AAU-HR Grille for ATHEARN "A" F Unit
HO #AAU-HR Grille for ATHEARN "B" F Unit
HO #GL1 NP "B" F Unit Grille Lettering (NORTHERN PACIFIC)
Note: Please see comments in the Modeling Comments section, above. Grille sets run $7.50 per set and $7.95 for the NP Lettering set.
HO Gondola Sugar Beet Load Castings.
Note: Mentioned because of GN's sugar beet business (primarily in North Dakota). These loads are designed for high side RED CABOOSE gondolas. Some of you may want to build up the sides of your R/C GN gondolas.
CLASSIC METAL WORKS
HO 1966 FORD Custom 4-Door automobile in two standard passenger car colors. Also comes in police and taxi versions.
HO 1950's INTERNATIONAL R-190 Refrigerator Van and Flat Bed Trucks.
Note: The release of new CMW HO vehicles is usually followed by a release of the same models in N scale.
GND (GUNTHER'S CAR CO.)
HO GN Passenger Depot
Note: A detailed resin kit that looks suspiciously like the old brick Wenatchee depot.
HO #45204 Cylindrical Covered Hoppers, f/p GN gray.
Note: Accuracy for GN prototype unknown at this time.
HO #46003 GN 12-Panel 40' Box Cars, f/p Blue w/ twelve new road nos.
HO #30706 ALCO RS-2 Diesel Loco, f/p GN E/B w/ Road No. 204
HO #30707 ALCO RS-2 Diesel Loco, f/p GN E/B w/ Road No. 207
Note: Accurate for the as-delivered GN 200-219 series. These units were delivered 6/7/8-47, 8/9-49 and 1-50. See Modeling Comments, above. Because of the modern lettering and numbers, I recommend that you do not drill out the provided dimples to install grabirons. These grabs were deleted with modernization.
Many mods were made and will be covered by a future how-to Modeling Project article.
N • EMD SW8 Diesel Switcher, f/p GN w/2 Rd. Nos. 98 & 99.
Note: Reasonably accurate for as delivered version in the GN 98 - 99 series delivered 6/8-51. Needs to have full handrails added.