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Kit Number

Kit Name/Description/Dimensions

 

Price

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3000-LC

SWAYNE LOG CAR/WSLC...Originally owned by the Swayne Lumber Co. these log cars ended up on the Westside Lumber Co. This kit is complete with trucks and detailed instructions plus highly detailed white metal castings. HOn3

 

15.00

13.50

3001-AD

D&RGW AIR DUMP GONDOLA...The D&RGW had two of these air dump gondolas on the narrow gauge. They are good companion kits for our steam shovel and ditcher kits. The kit contains trucks, Thinfum decals, scale lumber, numerous white metal castings, brass wire and detailed instructions.  HOn3

 

15.00

13.50

3002-FL

D&RGW FLANGER...Nine of the original eleven of these narrow gauge flangers are still in existence. This kit contains Thinfilm decaIs, scale lumber, brass wire, Grandt brake set, detailed white metal castings and detailed instructions. HOn3 (less trucks)

 

16.00

14.40

3003-TC

WESTSIDE LUMBER CO. TANKCAR #5...This unusual style tank car hauled water on the NCO and Westside Lumber railroads. It is on display at Felton, CA. This kit has a cast white metal tank, scale lumber, trucks, detailed white metal castings and illustrated instructions. HOn3

 

25.00

22.50

3004-OB

Two drum winch for pile driver OB

 

6.00

5.40

Two drum winch for pile driver OB

3005-OP

Two drum winch for derrick OP

 

6.00

5.40

Two drum winch for derrick OP

3006-FC

Westside Lumber 24' flat (2 kits), less trucks, HOn3

 

20.00

18.00

 

3007-TR

Tractor, Best, model 60

 

24.00

21.60

Tractor, Best, model 60 with bulldozer attachment

3008-BD

Tractor, Best, model 60 with bulldozer attachment

 

30.00

27.00

3009-SB

Stationary boiler, short-fat, HO.. description below

 

8.00

7.20

Stationary boiler, long-thin HO

3010-SB

Stationary boiler, long-thin HO pictured ...This small horizontal boiler contains seven white metal castings. Easily assembled, it has many uses as a flat car load to a stationary boiler for your roundhouse steam supply. Same boiler that is in the Marion steam shovel kit. HO

 

8.00

7.20

3011-MS

MODEL 40 MARION STEAM SHOVEL dual gauge, less trucks, HO/HOn3. The model 40 Marion shovel kit contains over 114 pieces.. Includes fully detailed interior, wire, chain and scale lumber and detail castings. Kit can be build either narrow ro standard gauge. Does not include trucks and couplers. HO/HOn3

 

60.00

54.00

MODEL 40 MARION STEAM SHOVEL

3012-LD

AH&D LOADER... This kit of the famous American Hoist & Derrick, model J, is all white metal castings except for the plastic brake wheel. The prototype was used pm a f;aat car pr cpi;d p[erate pm seven different gauges of track. Has many uses as a log loader or industrial crane. HO

 

45.00

40.50

AH&D LOADER

3013-OT

AH&D DITCHER... Same kit as the INDUSTRIAL LOADER but has the bucket and dipper arm castings. Used for dirt and snow removal. Kit has over 66 metal castings. HO

 

50.00

45.00

AH&D DITCHER HO

3014-OX

AH&D DITCHER...This kit of the AH&D model J ditcher has a narrow gauge flaat car underbody. Comes complete with trucks andd prototype contoured wheels. Can be lettered for either D&RGW ditcher OX or the Rio Grande Southern ditcher #030. HOn3

 

55.00

49.50

AH&D DITCHER HOn3

3015-3W

Three drum winch, HO

 

6.00

5.40

 

3016-MH

Mine hoist two drum winch...Deep shaft mines had a need for heavy hoisting machinery to lower men and materials and to bring up the ore. This two drum hoist kit will add that missing interior detail to your mine building. Parts are cast in white metal. HO

 

15.00

13.50

Mine hoist two drum winch

3017-OD

Hercules disconnect logging trucks/ pair...The HO standard gauge logging disconnects are cast in white metal. The coupler pockets are designed for Kadee couplers. The bunks swivel. 1 pair per box. HO

 

12.00

10.80

Hercules disconnect logging trucks HO

3018-3D

Hercules disconnect logging trucks/ pair...The HOn3 narrow gauge logging disconnects are cast in white metal. The coupler pockets are designed for Kadee couplers. The bunks swivel. 1 pair per box. HOn3

 

12.00

10.80

Hercules disconnect logging trucks HOn3

3019-JS

JORDAN SPREADER dual gauge...This kit of the Jordan spreader can be build as narrow or standard gauge. Contains extra castings for each kit. Kit includes numerous white metal castines, styrene scribbed material, Grandt windows and scale lumber. Less trucks & couplers. HO/HOn3

 

50.00

45.00

JORDAN SPREADER

3020-BS

BLACKSMITH SHOP EQUIPMENT SET, HO

 

16.00

14.40

BLACKSMITH SHOP EQUIPMENT SET

3021-BD

OVERHEAD BELT DRIVE SET... The overhead belt drive kit contains 37 individual parts along with suggested assembly illustrations. This is a companion kit for our blacksmith series. HO

 

10.00

9.00

OVERHEAD BELT DRIVE SET

3022-AC

AIR COMPRESSOR AND TANK... This 9 piece metal casting set is patterned after typical roundhouse air compressors. Makes a good detailing set for those items needing an air supply. HO

 

10.00

9.00

AIR COMPRESSOR AND TANK

3023-WB

WHEEL BORER AND PRESS...Most car repair shops had a need for boring axle holes in freight car wheels. Then a wheel press was used to press the wheels onto the axles. This all metal set is typical of car repair machinery found in most general shops. HO

 

10.00

9.00

WHEEL BORER AND PRESS

3024-OB

D&RGW PILE DRIVER OB less trucks...This D&RGW pile driver kit includes Thinfilm decals, metal etched parts, numerous white metal castings, brass wire and losts of scale lumber. Tower can be made to operate. HOn3 

 

45.00

40.50

D&RGW PILE DRIVER OB

3025-ID

IDLER FLAT for pile driver OB, less trucks... This idler flat kit is a companion to the DRGW pile driver. The kit includes scale lumber and white metal castings. HOn3

 

15.00

13.50

IDLER FLAT

3026-CC

D&RGW DUAL GAUGE COUPLER CAR with trucks...These three way coupler cars were use to switch standard gauge and narrow gauge cars. Kits come woth trucks, decals scale wood and metal castings.  HO

 

20.00

18.00

D&RGW DUAL GAUGE COUPLER CAR

3027-LO

OVERHEAD CRANE AND A FRAME with chain blocks... This two-in-one kit has enough material to build both the A frame and traveling overhead hoists. Kit includes scale lumber, chain blocks, chain and white metal castings.  HO

 

15.00

13.50

OVERHEAD CRANE AND A FRAME

3028-WC

D&RGW WATER CAR #0470 with trucks...Ex Unintah tenders were converted to water cars.  This is a kit of #0470 and includes trucks, decals, scale wood, tank and white metal castings.  HOn3

 

16.00

14.40

D&RGW WATER CAR #0470

3029-OP

D&RGW DERRICK OP less trucks...This kit comes with etched brass "X" bracing, scale wood, decals,many white metal castings and easy to follow instructions. HOn3

 

45.00

40.50

D&RGW DERRICK OP

3030-ID

IDLER FLAT for derrick OP less trucks...A companion kit to the derrick is this idler flat. Comes with scale lumber and white metal castings. HOn3

 

15.00

13.50

3031-LB

LINK BELT CAR UNLOADER... For use on any siding is this unique unloader.  This link belt unloader is ideal for coal, sand, gravel or iron ore.  The kit comes with scale lumber, die cut hoppers, brass wire and many highly detailed white metal castings. HO

 

15.00

13.50

LINK BELT CAR UNLOADER

3032-HS

HACKSAW AND METAL SHEER...For your fabrication shop is this metal sheer and hacksaw. These two pieces of shop equipment are made up of 9 detailed white metal castings. HO

 

10.00

9.00

HACKSAW AND METAL SHEER

3033-MF

METAL FLANGER, TRIMMER AND DRILL PRESS.. The metal flanger was used to form edges on metal plates. The trimmer was usually located next to the power hammer for cut off work. The belt driven drill press completes the set.  HO

 

10.00

9.00

METAL FLANGER, TRIMMER AND DRILL PRESS..

3034-BT

BOLT THREADER AND LATHE...The bolt threader machine made threading jobs much easier.  The lathe has a 36" faceplate and is used for those larger jobs a bench lathe could not handle. HO

 

10.00

9.00

BOLT THREADER AND LATHE

3035-MP

METAL PLANER...The metal planer was used to plane metal parts such as loco frames. This piece of shop equipment has eleven castings and is designed to run from an overhead belt drive. HO

 

10.00

9.00

METAL PLANER

3036-MG

HO/HOn3 McGIFFERT LOG LOADER... Built by the Clyde Iron Works this unique loader was used in all parts of the country from Wisconsin to Alabama and Washington to Arizona. Model is complete with interior, winch and boiler. Can be built in HO standard gauge or narrow gauge. Kit contains many white metal castings and scale lumber. HO/HOn3

 

55.00

49.50

HO/HOn3 McGIFFERT LOG LOADER

3037-BS

D&RGW BALLAST SPREADER OV less trucks... This unusual piece of M of W equipment was used initially to spread ballast, then to snow flanging and ended up as a rail removal device on Marshall Pass.  Kit includes decals, scale lumber and numerous white metal castings. HOn3

 

45.00

40.50

D&RGW BALLAST SPREADER OV

3038-SD

SIDE DUMP GONDOLA w/trucks..The Sierra Railroad is the home of this unique side dump gon. The kit features Kappler scale wood, numerous white metal castings, trucks and easy to follow instructions. HO

 

20.00

18.00

SIDE DUMP GONDOLA

3039-PP

POWER POLE & TRANSFORMER SET..For that realism in transformers and power poles this kit will give you enough material to detail that long overlooked item in most every scene. Along with the wood pole dowels is a bag full of cast insulators and white metal transformers and suggestions on typical power pole configurations. HO

 

15.00

13.50

POWER POLE & TRANSFORMER SET

3040-SE

STATIONARY STEAM ENGINE...The "Corliss" type steam engine was a power plant that operated everything from lumber mills to sub stations. This unique looking model will be the high point of detail on the model pike. All castings are done in white metal. HO

 

15.00

13.50

STATIONARY STEAM ENGINE

3041-ST

LOCOMOTIVE SHOP TRUCKS...Used under steam and diesel locomotives for moving when the drivers or trucks were removed for overhaul. Can be assembled in HO or HON3.

 

5.00

4.50

LOCOMOTIVE SHOP TRUCKS

3042-FC

Westside Lumber "Heavy Duty" 24' flat with trucks

 

18.00

16.20

 

3043-WC

WATER COLUMN..Patterned after the Salida, Colorado water column this one is usable in both standard and narrow gauge. All metal kit. HO

 

5.00

4.50

WATER COLUMN

3044-LH

LOCOMOTIVE HOIST BUILDING...Used to lift locomotives to remove their drivers or trucks. A very unique type of structure found on most railroads. Cast metal legs and interior details. HO

 

22.00

19.80

LOCOMOTIVE HOIST BUILDING

3045-RC

ROTARY CONVERTER...This piece of equipment is used to convert AC to DC current. Can be mounted in a power house or a portable sub-station. All metal kit. HO

 

12.00

10.80

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3046-WL

Wheel lathe, HO

 

10.00

9.00

 

3047-RP

Swayne rotary plow, with trucks, HOn3

 

26.00

23.40

 

3048-TC

WSLC tank car #2 (tank, dome & illust) use flat 3006

 

10.00

9.00

 

3049-FC

Westside Lumber fuel tank load (3 Tanks) HOn3

 

15.00

13.50

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3050-LC

Yosemite Valley bulkhead log car less trucks, HO

 

20.00

18.00

 

3051-HT

Holt model 75 tractor, HO

 

55.00

49.50

 

3052-BC

AC&F box car w/trucks, HOn3 F&CC, NCO, PC, NCNG, and others

New

30.00

27.00

 

3053-DD

Dolbeer donkey engine, HO

 

25.00

22.50

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3054-WF

WILFORD UNIVERSAL SHOVEL, HO

 

40.00

36.00

WILFORD UNIVERSAL SHOVEL

3055-RG

Austin Road Grader, HO

 

20.00

18.00

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3056-BR

Boiler, 60 x 106” Extended Fire Box

 

8.00

7.20

 

3057-BR

Boiler, 76 x 132” Extended Fire Box

 

8.00

7.20

 

3058-DE

Stationary Diesel Engine, HO

 

15.00

13.50

 

3059-D8

DIESEL TRACTOR RD-8, HO

 

40.00

36.00

DIESEL TRACTOR RD-8

3060-HS

Holt Steam Tractor, HO

 

60.00

54.00

 

3061-SF

Swayne/Westside 36' steel flat car with trucks. HOn3

 

18.00

16.20

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3062-TF

Westside Lumber 12' fIat, HOn3

 

12.00

10.80

 

3063-DL

ERIE DRAG LINE with gas engine  HO

 

45.00

40.50

ERIE DRAG LINE with gas engine

3064-UC

UNIVERSAL TRUCK CRANE HO Does not include truck chassis.

 

30.00

27.00

UNIVERSAL TRUCK CRANE

3065-VB

Vertical Boiler, 50 x 108”, HO

 

6.00

5.40

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3066-RF

West Side Lumber Reefer #1 & 2 body, Hon3

New

30.00

27.00

West Side Lumber Reefer

3067-LT

Linn Truck HO

New

30.00

27.00

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3068-MT

MAC Tugger Hoist HO

 

25.00

22.50

 

3069-AB

Athey Log Bunks HO

New

15.00

13.50

 

3070-GT

Rogers goose neck trailer HO

New

20.00

18.00

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3071-PS Erie Power Shovel HO New 40.00 36.00

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3072-PC WSLC Parts Car w/trucks, HOn3 New 30.00 27.00 WSLC Parts Car w/trucks
3073-GC WSLC Gas Car 2 tank load (use on flat 3006-FC) New 10.00 9.00  WSLC Gas Car 2 tank load
3074-ST Holt steam traction engine.

New

70.00 63.00   
3075-CB

WSLC Cabooses #1,2,  w/trucks, HOn3

New 30.00 27.00  
3076-7T WSLC tank car #7,8, w/trucks, HOn3 New   tba  
3077-HW Holt lumber wagon New 20.00 18.00  

3078-LW

Linn-Wheeler Trailer, HO

New

18.00

16.20

 

3079-C2 WSLC Cabooses first #2,  w/trucks, HOn3 New 30.00 27.00  
3080-6T WSLC tank car #6, w/trucks, HOn3 coming New   tba  
3081-BR WSLC box car #1, w/trucks, HOn3 New 30.00 27.00  
3082-C7

WSLC Cabooses first #2,  w/trucks, HOn3

New 30.00 27.00  
3083-DW Dirt Wagon New 10.00 9.00  
3084-SW WSLC short square water car with Trucks HOn3 New 20.00 18.00  
3085-PA Portable Air Compressor HO New 25.00 22.50  
3086-CM Cement Mixer on Crawler tracks HO New 40.00 36.00  
3087-DF WSLC donkey fuel car w/ trucks HOn3 New 15.00 13.50  
3088-VW Virginia & Truckee water car #2 w/trucks HO New 30.00 27.00  
3089-WS Donkey Sled water tank HO New 20.00 18.00  
3090-4D WSLC 4 door block car w/trucks HOn3 New 30.00 27.00  
3091-PH WSLC pond hoist shed w/ winches HO New 35.00 31.50  
3092-AF AC&F reefer, F&CC & N-C-O w/trucks HOn3 New 30.00 27.00  
3093-CF Carter Bros 24' flat w/trucks HOn3 New 18.00 16.20  
3094-5D WSLC 5door block car w/trucks HOn3 New 30.00 27.00  
3095-TR Buckeye trencher HO New 40.00 36.00  
3096-VF Virginia & Truckee 24' Kimbal flat w/trucks HO (2 kits) New 25.00 22.50  
3097-V1 Virginia & Truckee water car #1 w/trucks HO New 30.00 27.00  
3098-PL Pickering Lumber Corp caboose #2 w/trucks HO coming New   TBA  
3099-VO Virginia & Truckee outside braced box car w/trucks HO coming New   TBA  

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