Upcoming Products, 10/2012

HO Scale

Atlas has announced a run of Penn Central C425 locomotives in three road numbers in their HO scale Classic Silver and Classic Gold series. These models will come with the proper horizontal headlight as found on PC's C425s.  They will be available in the Silver series as an analog version with an NMRA DCC plug and a list price of $129.95, or in the Gold series with an ESU LokSound dual-mode DC/DCC decoder and a list price of $239.95. Expected availablilty is in the second quarter of 2013.

Mount Vernon Shops has released decals for Lot 150-G rebuilt gondolas in Penn Central. These decals are intended for use with the old National Car Cast kit for the 150-G car, or with a kitbashed Proto 2000 Greenville gondola. One sheet will do one car and costs $5 plus shipping.

N Scale

Atlas has announced their N scale Alco RS-3 locomotive in Penn Central. The locomotive will be available in two road numbers with a list price of $119.95 and expected availability in the second quarter of 2013.

Intermountain has announced a Penn Central four-car wreck train set. The wreck train consists of a crane, crane tender car, tool car, and crew car, has a list price of $99.95, and will be available in April or May 2013.

Alternative Model Railways offers N scale locomotive shells for Penn Central E33, E40, and E44 electrics. See their web site for more details on versions and pricing.

O Scale

Atlas Trainman has announced an O scale Penn Central U23B. The locomotive will be available in two numbers with expected availability in the second quarter of 2013. Two-rail DC and three-rail versions will be available, both with a list price of $249.95,