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New from Great American Locomotion [Updated]

Alan from Great American Locomotion (GAL) announced some new products in 1:29th scale.

The first new product is a set of 24 chain binders – 4 open and 20 closed – for $ 24,00 (Art.No. 87 002-1). Other scales are available on request.

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As an addition to the earlier announced DODX flat car kit, GAL now offers a set of dry transfer car markings (Art.No. 87 003) for $ 18,00. Eight different car numbers are available. When ordering all eight sets, each set costs $ 17,00.

Great American Locomotion DODX 68ft flat car

Available at the end of the month is a PRR N5 caboose, which will be available in three different versions. Included will be a full interior, appropriate trucks, Sierra Valley wheels, brass bearings and custom dry transfer lettering sets for the Pennsylvania and PRSL (Pennsylvania-Reading Seashore Lines) versions. Optional 3D printed parts will be available for further detailing.

Link: Great American Locomotion

New From Great American Locomotion

Alan from Great American Locomotion (GAL) offers some interesting new project designs in 1:29th scale:

GAL offers a PRR FM 40 ft. flat car (Art. No. 80 451) kit for $ 155,00. An FM 40 ft. flat car with 5 DD1 containers (80 453) costs $ 305,00. A set of 5 containers is also available seperately for $ 165,00. Another flat car offering is a PRR F22/F23 flat car with bolster (80 454), which costs $ 150,00. Each of the flat car kits includes trucks, rivets, ‘Sierra Valley’ wheelsets and bearings. Additional 3D printed detailing kits are available from Shapeways. (Link to flat cars)

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Another new item is a DODX 68 ft. flat car kit (80 435) for $ 205,00. Includes 3-axle ‘buckeye’ style trucks, ‘Sierra Valley’ wheels and bearings. The photo below shows an unfinished model from a customer on a layout at the 2015 ECLSTS.  (Link, bottom of page)

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Photo credit: Shawn ‘USAT G Scale Group’ on Flickr

Another new product is an REA 53 ft. express reefer (80 431). This large reefer includes all laser cut and etched styrene parts, ‘express’ trucks, bearings, and 36 inch ‘Sierra Valley’ wheelsets. $ 330,00. (Link)

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Also new for 1:20,3th scale are car side replacement kits for AMS Jackson and Sharp coaches. More information here: Link.