2010年01月18日

Patriotic Schemes (Bicentennial, Freedom and etc.)

UP 74444, Union Pacific Railroad, Athearn



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2010年01月16日

Minnesota Dakota and Western

MDW 3000, Thrall-Door car, Life-Like


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2010年01月15日

Spartan schemes in the Eighties

Burlington Northern Railroad, painted in 1981-1990?

BN 459102


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2010年01月14日

Shortlines' IPD boxcars in the Seventies

IPD means "Incentive Per Diem." I do not know how to identify the boxcars.

ADN 8057, Ashley Drew & Northern


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2010年01月10日

Cushion-Car Catch Phrases in the Sixties

Hydra-Cushion which SP was introduced in 1957, had a major impact on freight transportation. Through the Sixties, various cushion underframes ware deveroped. Many railroads adopted them aggressively, and showed the equipment on thire freight car sides.
Right figure was quoted from the August 1967 issue of the MR magazine.



ACL 15014, Another Cushioned Load


SCL 821600, Smooth Cushioned Load


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2010年01月08日

Named Trains riding on boxcars in the Forties & Fifties

AT&SF, The Super Chief to California


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2010年01月01日

Self-Introduction

BN1 Athearn SD40-2a.jpg

Works K is the handle name of me, Kotaro Kuriu. Under it, I am producing many models. It's main items are HO scale BN engines and rolling stocks, which large part is kitbashing from mass production made by Athearn, Kato and other manufactures. Otherwise, I have collected Brass models too. As BN existed in only 25 years, I am modeling also O scale in the other era. Thus, I have interested in around American prototype railroad items.

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