Models

A Collection of Models to Browse

Below you will find a collection of 3D models that are currently in progress, as well as a brief description of each model and its corresponding prototype. Click on the thumbnail image to view each model in 3D.

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EMD GP15-1 Light-Duty Road-Switcher

This is a model of a GP15-1, a light-duty diesel road-switcher marketed by EMD to compete against railroad locomotive rebuilding programs.


Whitcomb 44-Ton Industrial Locomotive

This is a model of an early 44-ton industrial locomotive manufactered by Whitcomb of Rochelle, Illinois.

Known as "44-tonners", these locomotives were designed to weight just under 90,000lbs. allowing them to run under union rules with just one operator.

The model was based on the drawings in the Model Railroader Cyclopedia: Diesel Locomotives, published by Kalmbach Publishing Company.


Modern 70ft Welded Gondola

A modern-style, 70' gondola suitable for general service.

Based on the article, "Missouri Pacific Greenville Gondola," by Robert Hundman, in "The Best of Mainline Modeler's Freight Cars, Volume I" by Phoenix Publishing.


Modern General-Service Tankcar

A modern, unpressurized tankcar intended for general service.

Based on the article, "Modern General-Service Tank Cars," by Harry Hilliard, in the February 1990 issue of Model Railroader magazine.


Modern Rib-Sided Covered Hopper

A modern, 4-bay coverred hopper car suitable for grain service.

Based on the article, "5820 Cubic Foot Pullman Covered Hopper," by David Casdorph and George Lenington, in "The Best of Mainline Modeler's Freight Cars, Volume 1" by Phoenix Publishing.

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