Category Archives: Passenger Train

Unboxing Four New Marklin H0 Express Train Passenger Cars

First look at some new Marklin passengers car directly out of the box.

43908 Type Büm 234 Express Train Passenger Car (chrome oxide green)
43909 Type Büm 234 Express Train Passenger Car (chrome oxide green)
43933 Type ABüm 225 Express Train Passenger Car (chrome oxide green)
43913 Type Aüm 203 Express Train Passenger Car (blue)
(From Marklin.com) [These cars have a] paint scheme, as the car looked starting in 1963. The running gear is prototypically detailed with a reproduction of brake shoes and generator drive. The car has unlighted red marker light inserts on the ends. The 7319 current-conducting couplings or the 72021 operating current-conducting couplers as well as an interior lighting kit (73400/73401) and the 73406 pickup shoe can be installed on the car. The minimum radius for operation is 360 mm / 14-3/16″. A decal set is included. Length over the buffers approximately 28.2 cm / 11-1/8″. DC wheel set E700580.

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Rhaetischebahn RhB Class ABe 8/12 “Allegra” Powered Rail Car from Marklin LGB

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Union Pacific Auxiliary Tenders – O, HO, N Scales

O Scale MTH 20-3558 UPP #809 &  20-3560 UPP #814 (Hi-Rail Wheels)

HO Scale Scaletrains.com Union Pacific Steam Excursion Water Tender Set (Post-2006)  “Jim Adams” UPP #809 and “Joe Jordan” UPP #814

N Scale Kato 106-085 UP Water Tender 2 Car Set

 

NOW IF SOMEONE COULD ONLY MAKE A ONE GAUGE 1:32 AUXILIARY WATER TENDER SET!!  YO MTH!

World’s Greatest Hobby on Tour Train Show, Charlotte NC Jan 2018 – Saturday

Photo gallery from Saturday at the 2018 Charlotte World’s Greatest Hobby on Tour Train Show.

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[Instragram] UP Passenger train under the tree

The sound from this puts my 10 month old to sleep.

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MTH Railking E-8 AA’s running on DCC with Lionel UP heavyweights.  Controlled by NCE Power Cab.

New office desk setup

New office desk setup. MTH, Lionel JLC, Athearn Genesis, Kato, Kato

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[Instagram] USA Trains Aluminum Passenger Cars – California Zephyr

USA Trains finally delivered new order of passenger cars. #californiazephyr #baggage #westernpacific

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USA Trains finally delivered new order of passenger cars. #californiazephyr #dome #pony #westernpacific

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USA Trains finally delivered new order of passenger cars. #californiazephyr #dome #bronco #westernpacific

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USA Trains finally delivered new order of passenger cars. #californiazephyr #dome #mustang #westernpacific

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USA Trains finally delivered new order of passenger cars. #californiazephyr #dome #colt #westernpacific

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USA Trains finally delivered new order of passenger cars. #californiazephyr #observation #sky #westernpacific

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USA Trains F3A vs Aristocraft E8 – 1:29 G Scale Locomotive Size Comparison

Photo illustration of the difference in length between the Aristocraft E8 and the USA Trains F3. The E8 is 31in long vs roughly 21in of the USA Trains F3.  In real life, the E8 was 70ft long and the F3 was 50ft.

California Zephyr – USA Trains Western Pacific F3A R22367 – G Scale Locomotive

The loco was taken directly out of the box when the pictures were taken. The detail pieces have not been applied. There are chrome exhaust ports missing from the top.

SPECIAL FEATURES
1:29 Scale Model
Dual powered trucks on both units
Dual smoking stacks on both units
Back-up light on B unit
Two road numbers available for ABBA operation
Red/green directional marker lights
Real metal screens on roof and side
Lighted number boards
Quality Graphics
Optional Stereo Sound System Available
Each Unit Length: 20 3/4 ” Height: 5 3/4″
Locomotive Replacement Parts List
from usatrains.com

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