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NEW PAINT SCHEMES!

O 36' Wood Refrigerator Cars

The 36' reefer model is a highly detailed reproduction of the car that was a mainstay in the meatpacking industry during the steam era. Based upon cars built by the General American Car Company for the Cudahy Packing Co. in 1925, the 36' wood reefer is representative of the thousands of cars that transported meat, dairy, beer and food products well into the 1960's.

Features Include:
-Accurate painting and lettering
-Highly detailed ABS body
-Separately-applied grab irons, ladders and stirrups
-Hatch styles and truss rods appropriate per road name
-Separately-applied door hardware
-Opening hatches and doors
-Die-cast chassis
-Detailed braking system
-40-ton Bettendorf-style die-cast sprung trucks
-Die-cast articulated couplers (3-rail)
-Die-cast scale couplers with internally sprung knuckles (2-rail)
-33? scale metal wheels (2-rail)
-Minimum diameter curve (3-rail): O-31
-Minimum radius curve (2-rail): 24?

Note: Atlas O body mounted scale couplers can be used on both 2-rail and 3-rail versions.

Two road numbers are available per road name.

3-RAIL
ITEM#'s

ROAD NAME

2-RAIL
ITEM#'s

 

NEW PAINT SCHEMES!

 
8000 Undecorated 9000
8052 Atlantic Seaboard Dispatch 9052
8053 Libby's 9053
8054 Swift "Premium Bacon" 1860, "Premium Ham" 1944 9054
8055 T.N. Fosse 9055
8056 Wescott & Winks "Jersey Gold" 9056

MSRP 3-Rail: $59.95
MSRP 2-Rail: $64.95

Estimated Delivery: December 2006


 

NEW PAINT SCHEMES & ROAD NUMBERS!
O DASH 8-40B/BW & 32BHW LOCOMOTIVES


(Model from previous run shown)

Built in the late 1980's by GE, the DASH 8-40B diesel locomotives were identified by their dynamic brake gear located along the roof line between the cab and engine compartment, with engine ventilation provided by large roof-top grilles. These four-axle, high horsepower engines are still in service today in North America.

Features Include:

  • Operating diesel exhaust unit
  • Die-cast chassis, sill unit and fuel tank
  • Painted crew figures
  • Separately-installed scale windshield wipers
  • Metal grab irons
  • Handrails with separate stanchions, coupler cut bars, MU hoses, snowplow, shock absorbers and piping on trucks
  • Directional headlights and marker lights
  • Operating ditch lights
  • Twin motors with flywheels
  • Weight: 6 lbs.; Length: Approx. 16"
  • Die-cast electro-couplers (3-Rail)
  • Minimum diameter curve: O-36 (3-Rail)
  • Minimum radius curve: 36" (2-Rail)

Additional TMCC Features:

  • EOB Speed control technology
  • Lionel TrainMaster Command Equipped featuring RailSounds? digital sound system (including horn, bell diesel-roar sounds, etc.); crew Talk (in command and more...



    operates in both conventional and command modes

  • Operating electro-couplers

2-Rail Silver Series Features:

  • All-wheels insulated with 8-wheel pickup
  • DCC ready
  • Kadee- compatible scale couplers
QSI? Features (Atlas O Master 2-Rail Gold Series Locomotives Only)
  • Authentic diesel engine sounds
  • Squealing brakes
  • Doppler effect
  • Air let-off in neutral
  • Coupler impact sounds when operated with DCC
  • Helper mode that mutes the whistle and bell for double heading

(Models from previous run and HO models shown)

 

(Models from previous run and HO models shown)

ITEM# 3-RAIL TMCC DESCRIPTION (Powered) ITEM# 2-RAIL SILVER ITEM# 2-RAIL GOLD
DASH 8-40B (Standard Cab) New Paint Scheme!
6856-1 Conrail Quality #5077 7856-1 5856-1

DASH 8-40B (Standard Cab) New Road Numbers!

6835-3 Norfolk Southern #4806 7835-3 5835-3
6835-4 Norfolk Southern #4812 7835-4 5835-4

DASH 8-40BW (Gull Wing Cab) New Road Numbers!

6851-3 Santa Fe #563 7851-3 5851-3
6851-4 Santa Fe #572 7851-4 5851-4

DASH 8-40BW (Wide Cab) New Road Numbers!

6854-3 BNSF (Premium Heritage) #509 7854-3 5854-3
6854-4 BNSF (Premium Heritage) #546 7854-4 5854-4

DASH 8-32BHW - New Road Numbers!

6861-3 Amtrak #501 7861-3 5861-3
6861-4 Amtrak #514 7861-4 5861-4
ITEM# 3-RAIL DESCRIPTION (Unpowered) ITEM#  2-RAIL
DASH 8-40B (Standard Cab) New Paint Scheme!
6866-1 Conrail Quality #5086 7866-1

DASH 8-40B (Standard Cab) New Road Numbers!

6865-1 Norfolk Southern #4817 7865-1

DASH 8-40BW (Gull Wing Cab) New Road Numbers!

6867-1 Santa Fe #575 7867-1

DASH 8-40BW (Wide Cab) New Road Numbers!

6868-1 BNSF (Premium Heritage) #559 7868-1

DASH 8-32BHW - New Road Numbers!

6869-1 Amtrak #516 7869-1

Estimated Delivery: December 2006

MSRP 3-rail TMCC: $459.95
MSRP 2-rail Gold: $439.95
MSRP 2-rail Silver: $419.95
MSRP 3-rail Unpowered: $219.95
MSRP 2-rail Unpowered: $219.95