First look at KR Models HO-scale Shay steam locomotive

KR Models shares views of an early example of its coming HO-scale Shay steam locomotive. The business side will feature working gears. This model is due in the near future and will come fully assembled and ready for operation.

First look at KR Models HO-scale Shay steam locomotive

HO ScaleKR Models is progressing with its first steam locomotive aimed at the North American market. This Shay-type steam locomotive release will be offered in standard DC, with a silent DCC decoder, or with DCC-sound installed. This image, provided to Model Railroad News by KR Models’ Keith Revell, show an early working model sample. The production run is being scheduled to match reservations for the following Shay offerings, Arcata 7, Canadian Pacific 111, Merrill & Ring Lumber Co. 3, Southwestern Portland Cement Co. 12, Sugar Pine Lumber Co. 10, and Westside Lumber Company 6.

Check out this video to see the preproduction sample in action…

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This article was posted on: February 21, 2022