Photos Copyright Details West

Model photos enclosed are super detailed Atlas and P2K General Electric locomotives. All models were custom painted and decaled. Click on photo to enlarge. 

assorted models 012.jpg (496220 bytes) BN 5464 built from P2K U-28B model. BN 5464 is a former Great Northern locomotive. Handbrake chain detail not applied yet. "BN is Not Dead Jim"

assorted models 014.jpg (481524 bytes) Model truck bolsters were milled down .040" to represent the proper height. 

assorted models 015.jpg (538065 bytes) Step wells were modified for GN 4 step version from model's stock 3 step version. A-Line brass steps were used. Model is waiting for a ESU Loksound DCC GE U- Boat sound coming soon to be installed.

Parts use on BN U-28B model:

PL-342 Snow Plow, Low Profile Type

LN-341 Headlight Lens 

AH-347 Air Horn (Shrouded) 

RA-157 "Firecracker" Antenna

WS-350 Wheel Slip Modulation Device

MU-265 MU Hoses, 4 Cluster Type

AH-302 Air Line Hose

SR-284 Speed Recorder

RB-306 Pyle National Rotary Beacon

FF-149 GE Fuel Fillers 

AT-263 Air Tanks & Details

AF-139 Air Filter Set

BE-127 Underframe Bell 

MU-220 MU Cable Detail

Model was painted with Scalecoat II BN green and Scalecoat II Black. Microscale BN loco set decals applied. Additional details added are Hi-Tech GE cab, A-Line GE brass step, MV Class Light Lens and rear headlight lens.  


U30C's Super Detailed  from Atlas models.

assorted models 017.jpg (470563 bytes) BN 5809 built from an Atlas U30C model. BN 5908 was delivered with a speaker type bell. Prototype unit was RC equipped. This is a "Master" unit. Model truck bolsters were milled .030" to represent proper height. As Bones used to say "BN is Not Dead Jim"

assorted models 020.jpg (489263 bytes) Here we see the RC box behind the cab. The box was fabricated from sheet styrene. These prototype U boat classes were assigned to coal trains that use radio control rear helpers. 

assorted models 019.jpg (515072 bytes) A-Line brass GE steps applied. 

assorted models 022.jpg (464163 bytes) BN U30C 5327 non RC equipped. 

assorted models 024.jpg (442160 bytes) HI-Tech Details GE cab installed. Nice thin wall cab design.  

assorted models 025.jpg (510612 bytes) Nice GE U-Boat profile. 

assorted models 023.jpg (483320 bytes) Handbrake truck chain detail not yet applied. Model is waiting for a ESU Loksound DCC GE U- boat sound decoder coming soon to be installed.

Parts use on BN U30C models:

PL-342 Snow Plow, Low Profile Type

LN-341 Headlight Lens

RB-106 Beacon

RA-157 "Firecracker" Antenna

AH-326 Leslie S3L Horn

AT-263 Air Tanks & Details

MU-265 MU Hoses, 4 Cluster Type

AH-302 Air Line Hose

Af-139 Air Filter Set

FF-149 Fuel Fillers

BE-127 Underframe Bell, BN 5327 only

RA-275 Small Sinclair Antenna 

SR-284 Speed Recorder

SR-285 Speed Recorder

EB-337 Electronic Speaker Bell

WS-350 Wheel Slip Modulation Device

Model was painted with Scalecoat II BN green and Scalecoat II Black. Microscale BN loco set decals applied. Additional details added are Hi-Tech GE cab, A-Line GE brass step, MV Class Light Lens and rear headlight lens.  


Photos Supplied by Mike Rose, used with permission.

Mike Rose sent these model photos he kitbashed and super detailed a Guilford formally MEC U18B. Model has many Details West parts as well as other details applied. There is a U18B Yahoo group at http://groups.yahoo.com  to check out. Check out the models below!

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ElevatedNose800x600.jpg (54788 bytes)

U18AngleRhRear800x600.jpg (31311 bytes)

Chassis--4---800x600.jpg (28106 bytes)

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OverheadRH8x6.jpg (107638 bytes)

u18sideview.jpg (31020 bytes)

Details West parts used on model:

PL-120 Snow  Plow

BE-129 Side Mount Bell

DL-228 Ditch Light, modified

RA-157 Firecracker Antenna

AH-191 Leslie 5 Chime Horn

BC-244 Truck Roller Bearing Cap

AT-263 Air tank detail set

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