RETURN TO Proto48

 


September 10, 2018

Steam Locomotives

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Chicago Burlington & Quincy Class F-2 0-8-0 Switcher - Proto:48

Scratch Built by Tom Mix
 

Prototype Description
CB&Q Class F-2 0-8-0 Switcher - Rebuilt from Class T-1A 2-6-6-2 Compound Articulated Locomotives (Great Northern - Baldwin 1908) - GN Locomotives Sold to CB&Q - Rebuilt by CB&Q Denver Shops in 1926-1927 - Belpaire Firebox - Walschaerts Valve Gear - 56 Inch Spoke Drivers - Footboard Pilot and Tender Steps - Box Headlight - Dual Sand Domes - Cross Compound Air Pump - Steel Cab - Rectangular Coal Tender w/4 Wheel Tender Trucks - Scrapped Late 1940’s
Model Overview
CB&Q Class F-2 0-8-0 Switcher - Proto:48 - Scratch Built by Master Craftsman Tom Mix
DCC and Sound Installed - Late Prewar Detailing - Modeled After Road No. 551
Model Condition
New - Test Run - Displayed

Construction Features
Brass and Nickel Silver Construction - Commercial Brass Lost Wax Detail Castings
Milled “See Through” Frame - Scratch Built Sprung Drivers - Scale Thickness Driver Counterweights - Scale Hex Nuts On Main and Side Rods - Full Ashpan Detail - Hand Punched Rivet Detail - Complete Cab and Backhead Detailing - Working Bell - Running Boards w/Rivet Detail and Edge Strips - Scratch Built Tender Trucks - Equalized w/Sprung Journals
Full Tender Brake Detail - Operating Tender Water Hatch - Wood Coal Boards
Scale Operating Couplers on Pilot and Tender
Finish
Unpainted - Natural Brass and Nickel Silver Finish
Lettering - Graphics
Not Applicable
Mechanism
Pittman Can Motor - NWSL Gearbox - Custom Built Drive Train
Electronics
Soundtraxx DCC and Sound Decoder - Operating Headlight and Tender Backup Light
Research
Designed and Constructed Using CB&Q Drawings and Prototype Photographs
Box and Packaging
Not Applicable - Boxed and Packaged Appropriately
Model Summary
Classic CB&Q Lines - Distinctive Details - Unique - One of a Kind Model


Listing Date -
August 28, 2017
Photographs -
Available Upon Request

3295.00

Chicago Burlington & Quincy Class O-4
2-8-2 Mikado

Sunset Models w/Custom P:48 Conversion and Upgrades By Tom Mix
 

Prototype Description
CB&Q Class O-4 2-8-2 Mikado - USRA Heavy Mikado - Built by Baldwin Locomotive Works -  1919 - Radial Firebox - Walschaerts Valve Gear - 63 Inch Spoke Drivers - Boiler Tube Pilot
Elesco Feedwater Heater - Square Cab - Cross Compound Air Pump - Sunbeam Headlight
Rectangular Oil Bunker Tender w/4 Wheel Andrews Tender Trucks
Model Overview
CB&Q Class O-4 2-8-2 Mikado - Proto:48 - Sunset Models Brass Import - Modified and Upgraded by Master Craftsman Tom Mix - Oil Fired Version - Scratch Built Oil Tender
DCC and Sound Installed - Postwar Detailing - Modeled After Road No. 5506
Construction Features
Brass Construction - Commercial Brass Lost Wax Detail Castings - Scratch Built Cylinders
Modified Commercial Sprung Drivers - Scale Thickness Driver Counterweights - Scale Hex Nuts On Main and Side Rods - Hand Punched Rivet Detail - Cab and Backhead Detailing - Complete Elesco FWH Details and Piping - Running Boards w/Rivet Detail and Edge Strips
Modified USRA Andrews Tender Trucks - Tender Brake Detail - Scale Operating Couplers on Pilot and Tender
Finish
Custom Painted - Black Boiler - Graphite Smokebox - Oxide Red Cab Roof
Lettering - Graphics
Gold Lettering - Black & Red Burlington rectangular Herald - Road No. 5506
Mechanism
Canon Can Motor - Sunset Die Cast Gearbox
Electronics
MRC DCC and Sound Decoder - Operating Headlight
Research
Designed and Constructed Using CB&Q Drawings and Prototype Photographs
Model Condition
New - Test Run - Displayed
Box and Packaging
Not Applicable - Boxed and Packaged Appropriately
Model Summary
Later Prototype Detailing - Tom Mix’s First Proto48 Locomotive Project


Listing Date -
August 28, 2017
Photographs -
Available Upon Request

2895.00


Diesel Locomotives

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Description

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AT&SF Fairbanks Morse H-16-44 Road Switcher

 

The Car Works
Criswell Drive

Prototype Description - AT&SF Fairbanks Morse Model H-16-44 Road Switcher - Lowey Design - C-Liner B-B Trucks - 1600 Horsepower - 20 Locomotives Delivered Between 1950 and 1954 - Road Numbers 2800-2819
Model Overview - The Car Works Brass Import - Woosung Brass Models Korea - Jay Criswell Custom Proto 48 Drive - Professional Custom Paint
Model Condition - Like New - Minimal Run Time
Model Features - Late Steam Era - Early Diesel Era Detailing - FM H-16-44 Pre-1954 Loewy Design Features - Radiator Carbody “Bulge” - Oval Headlight Housings - Oval design Cab Windows - Cab Interior Detail - “See-Through” Exhaust Fan Screens - Marker Lights
Finish - Professional Custom Paint - AT&SF Black Scheme w/Silver Safety Stripes - Black Underframe, Fuel Tank, and Trucks - Window Glazing - Crew
Lettering - Silver Lettering - Square Blue and White Santa Fe Heralds on Hood Sides - Road No. 3004
Weathering - Lightly Weathered
Mechanism - Proto 48 - Can Motor - Both Trucks Powered - Jay Criswell Drive - Exceptional Running Characteristics
Electronics - DC Analog - Constant Lighting
Box and Packaging - Original Box - Original Foam - Original Packaging - Box Condition: B9
Model Summary - A Unique Model of an Interesting AT&SF Prototype - Excellent Paint and Overall Presentation

Listing Date -
September 10, 2019
Photographs
- Available Upon Request

1150.00

Alco S-2 Diesel Switcher

 

The Car Works

Prototype Description - ALCO S-2 Diesel Switcher - 1,000 Horsepower - Built 1940 to 1950 - B-B Wheel Arrangement - Turbo-Charged - ALCO “Blunt” Trucks
Model Overview - The Car Works Brass Import - Converted to Proto 48 - Woosung Brass Models Korea - Unpainted
Model Condition - Like New - Minimal Run Time
Model Features
- Standard ALCO S-2 Model - Late Steam Era - Early Diesel Era Detailing - High Short Hood - Complete Cab Interior Detail - ALCO “Blunt” Trucks - Etched Walkways
Finish - Unpainted - Slight Tarnish
Lettering - None
Weathering - None
Mechanism - Weaver Drive - Proto 48 Wheels - Can Motor - Both Trucks Powered - Good Running Characteristics
Electronics - DC Analog
Box and Packaging - Original Box - Original Foam - Original Packaging - Box Condition: B9
Model Summary - Excellent Rendition of a Common Diesel Switcher Owned by Many Railroads


Listing Date -
September 10, 2019
Photographs
- Available Upon Request

750.00


Box Cars

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AT&SF Class Bx-6 Sectional Sheathed Box Car

 

RY Models

Prototype Description - AT&SF Class Bx-6 Sectional Sheathed Box Car - A Follow-On Design to the 4000 Class BX-3 Sectional Sheathed Cars Built in 1923-1924.  A Derivative of the Original USRA Steel Framed Box Car Design, The BX-3 and BX-6 Classes Differed With Their Unique Double Sheathed Sectional Wood Sides - 1000 BX-6 Cars Were Built in 1925 by Pullman Standard - The BX-3 and BX-6 Cars Comprised a Substantial Portion of the AT&SF Box Car Fleet Until the 1940’s - Many Were Converted Into SK Series Stock Cars in the Late 1940’s - A Number of the Box Cars Lasted in Revenue Service Until the 1950’s
Model Overview - RY Models Brass Import - Catalog No. 21311539 - Sam Tech Models Korea - Factory Painted
Model Condition - Mint - No Run Time
Model Features
- 40 Ft. Sectional Sheathed Wood Box Car - Steel Underframe - 7/6 Corrugated Steel Youngstown Ends - 6 Ft. Corrugated Doors - Flexible Metal Sheathed Roof - Wood Roofwalk - Complete Underframe and Brake System Detail - Westinghouse AB Brake System - Vertical Brake Staff
Finish - Factory Painted - Freight Car Red Sides, Ends, Underframe, and Roofwalk - Black Roof and Trucks
Lettering - White Roman Lettering - Black and White AT&SF Herald - Road No. 120697 - BLT 3-25 - CY 4-49
Weathering - None
Trucks - Couplers - RYM Proto 48 50 Ton Vulcan Sprung Trucks w/Brake Rigging Detail - Metal Wheelsets - Scale Operating Couplers
Box and Packaging - Original Box - Original Foam - Original Packaging - Extra Parts Bag - Box Condition: B10
Model Summary - An Exceptional Model of a Unique AT&SF Prototype - One of RYM’s More Difficult to Find Models - Can be Converted to O Scale 5 Ft. Gauge By Replacing the Trucks

Listing Date -
September 10, 2019
Photographs
- Available Upon Request

575.00

AT&SF Class Bx-27 1937 AAR Steel Box Car

 

Protocraft

Prototype Description - AT&SF Class Bx-27 1937 AAR Steel Box Car - 2000 Cars Built in 1937 by Pullman Standard and American Car & Foundry - Road Nos. 136500-138499 - Equipped With Duryea Cushioned Underframes
Model Overview - Protocraft Brass Import - Catalog No. PC-3507-P - Boo Rim Precision Korea - Unpainted
Model Condition - Mint - No Run Time
Model Features
- 40 Ft. Steel Auto Car - 4/5 Dreadnaught Ends - 6 Ft. Superior Doors - Panel Roof - Wood Roofwalk - Complete Underframe and Brake System Detail - Westinghouse AB Brake System - Ajax Brake Housing
Finish - Unpainted - No Tarnish
Lettering - None - Protocraft ATSF Bx-27 Decals Included
Weathering - None
Trucks - Couplers - Protocraft A-3 Ride Control Sprung Trucks w/Brake Rigging Detail - Steel Wheelsets - Less Couplers
Box and Packaging - Original Box - Original Foam - Original Packaging - Extra Parts Bag - Paperwork - Box Condition: B10
Model Summary - An Exceptional Presentation of a Common AT&SF Prototype - Boo Rim Precision Construction Quality - Can be Converted to O Scale 5 Ft. Gauge By Replacing the Trucks

Listing Date -
September 10, 2019
Photographs
- Available Upon Request

450.00

AT&SF Class Fe-26 1937 AAR Steel Box Car

 

Protocraft

Prototype Description - AT&SF Class Fe-26 Double Door Steel Auto Car - Built in 1945 - The Last 40 Ft. Auto Cars Built for the Railroad - Many Were Converted to Auto Parts Service During the 1950’s - These Cars Were Renumbered 6410-6375
Model Overview - Protocraft Brass Import - Catalog No. PC-3315-P - Boo Rim Precision Korea - Professional Custom Paint
Model Condition - New - No Run Time
Model Features
- 40 Ft. Double Door Steel Auto Car - 4/4 Improved Dreadnaught Ends - 6 Ft. Lightweight Youngstown Doors - Panel Roof - Morton Expanded Metal Roofwalk - Complete Underframe and Brake System Detail - Westinghouse AB Brake System - Transverse Mounted Air Reservoir - Ajax Brake Housing
Finish - Professional Custom Paint - Freight Car Red Sides, Ends, Underframe, and Trucks
Lettering - White Roman Lettering - Black and White AT&SF Herald - “Ship and Travel Santa Fe All the Way” Slogan - Road No. 6522 - BLT 5-45 - RPKD 9-14-54
Weathering - Lightly Weathered
Trucks - Couplers - Protocraft A-3 Ride Control Sprung Trucks w/Brake Rigging Detail - Steel Wheelsets - Protocraft Scale Operating Couplers
Box and Packaging - Original Box - Original Foam - Original Packaging - Box Condition: B10
Model Summary - An Exceptional Presentation of a Common AT&SF Prototype - Beautifully Finished - Can be Converted to O Scale 5 Ft. Gauge By Replacing the Trucks

Listing Date -
September 10, 2019
Photographs
- Available Upon Request

575.00


Refrigerator Cars

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AT&SF Class Rr-27 USRA Rebuilt Steel Refrigerator Car

 

Pecos River Brass

Prototype Description - AT&SF Class Rr-27 40 Ft. Steel Refrigerator Car - One of 500 Reefers Rebuilt by the AT&SF in 1939-1940 From Original USRA Wood Reefers of Various Classes - Road Nos. 34500-34950, 4200-4248 - These Were the First Refrigerator Cars on the AT&SF Stenciled with the Large System Map and Advertising Slogans - Operated In the Steam and Diesel Eras
Model Overview - Pecos River Brass Import - Catalog No. 4320E - As Built Detailing - F.M. Models Korea - Factory Painted - Proto 48
Model Condition - New - Test Run
Model Features
- 40 Ft. Steel Refrigerator Car - Steel Underframe - Drop Center Sill - Dreadnaught Steel Ends - Panel Roof - Wood Roofwalk - Wood Reefer Hatch Platforms - Opening Ice Hatches - Complete Underframe and Brake System Detail - Westinghouse AB Brake System - Ajax Brake Housing
Finish - Factory Painted - Reefer Orange Sides - Black Roof, Ends, Underframe, and Hardware - Black Trucks - Wood Tone Placards
Lettering - Black Roman Lettering - Large Black and White Square AT&SF Herald - “The Scout for Economy Travel West” Slogan - Large Curved Map - Road No. 4250 - WC 2-40
Weathering - None
Trucks - Couplers - Protocraft Proto 48 50 Ton Bettendorf Trucks w/Brake Rigging Detail - Metal Wheelsets - Kadee Type E Couplers
Box and Packaging - Original Box - Original Foam - Original Packaging - Paperwork - Box Condition: B9
Model Summary - One of the Best ¼ In. Scale Freight Cars Ever Imported From Korea - Well Researched - Beautiful Factory Finish - Can be Converted to O Scale 5 Ft. Gauge By Replacing the Trucks

Listing Date -
September 10, 2019
Photographs
- Available Upon Request

575.00


Tank Cars

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Description

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AT&SF Class Tk-K Single Dome Tank Car - Proto:48

Pecos River Brass Converted by Tom Mix

 

Prototype Description - AT&SF Class Tk-K Single Dome Tank Car - Riveted Tank - 14,000 Gallon Capacity - Single Dome - KC Brake System - Andrews Trucks
Model Overview - Pecos River Brass Import - Daeah Models Korea - Proto:48 - Converted From O Scale Tank Car - Converted By Master Craftsman Tom Mix, Capt., USMC, Ret.
Construction Features - Brass Construction - Lost Wax Detail Castings - Custom Brass Coupler Pockets
Special Details - KC Brakes - Full Underbody and Brake Detail - Prototypical Tank Mountings - Vertical Brake Shaft
Finish - Unpainted - Some Tarnish
Lettering - Not Applicable
Trucks/Couplers - San Juan Car Co. Sprung Andrews Trucks - Steel Proto:48 Wheelsets - Less Couplers
Model Condition - Like New - Test Run
Box and Packaging - Original Box - Original Foam (Replacement Top Foam) - Replacement Packaging - B8
Model Summary - Difficult to Find Model - Easily Adaptable to O Scale
Photographs - Available Upon Request
Listing Date - August 28, 2017

350.00

ULTX Single Dome Frameless Tank Car - Proto:48

Pacific Fast Mail Converted by Tom Mix

 

Prototype Description - Class V Frameless “Van Dyke” Design - 60,000 Lbs. Capacity - Riveted Tank - Single Dome - K Brake System - Arch Bar Trucks
Model Overview - Pacific Fast Mail Brass Import - Fujiyama Japan - Proto:48 - Converted From On3 “Gramps” Tank Car - Finished By Master Craftsman Tom Mix, Capt., USMC, Ret.
Construction Features - Brass Construction - Lost Wax Detail Castings
Special Details - K Brakes - Full Underbody and Brake Detail - Prototypical Tank Mountings - Horizontal Brake Shaft
Finish - Custom Painted - Black
Lettering - Yellow Lettering - Road No. 58715
Trucks/Couplers - Brass Sprung Arch Bar Trucks - Steel Proto:48 Wheelsets - Kadee Couplers
Model Condition - Excellent - Some Run Time
Box and Packaging - No Original Box - Boxed and Packaged Appropriately
Model Summary - Prototypical Standard Gauge Tank Car Conversion
Photographs - Available Upon Request
Listing Date - August 28, 2017

300.00