SEPTEMBER 2017: This month we review ScaleTrains’ all-new HO scale SD40-2 and compare the Operator series against Rivet Counter. You’ll also enjoy reviews of Atlas’ new RS-3 in HO scale, Bachmann’s new J-class 4-8-4 streamlined steam locomotive in HO scale, RSLaserKit’s delivery wagons in N scale, the TomyTec Gas Station in N scale, and more in the September issue of Model Railroad news!

Model Railroad News Contents

September 2017

HO-Scale Reviews:

  • Fresh from the Paint Shop — Atlas: P&LE Alco RS-3 Locomotive
  • Bachmann: Class J 4-8-4 Steam Locomotive
  • Fresh from the Paint Shop — Kadee: 50-foot PS-1 Boxcar
  • Athearn: EMD SD39 Locomotive
  • ScaleTrains: UP SD40-2 Locomotives
  • Train Control Systems: WOWSound WDK-ATL-1 kit

N-Scale Reviews:

  • RSLaserKits: Delivery Wagons
  • The N Scale Architect: Caboose Motel / Bus Camp kits
  • TOMIX/TomyTec: Gas Station kit

All-Scale Reviews:

  • Woodland: Woodland Scenics Water Effects

Book/DVD Reviews:

  • Signature: The McCloud River Railroads book

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