RETURN TO THE MIKE HILL COLLECTION

 
 

May 29, 2020

 

Rail Diesel Cars

 

Model

Description

Denver & Rio Grande Western

Denver & Rio Grande Western 1941 Prospector

Berlyn Locomotive Works

$2,195.00

 

 

Denver & Rio Grande Western 1941 Prospector

Model Overview
Mike Hill Collection -
Denver & Rio Grande Western 1941 Prospector - Berlyn Locomotive Works O Scale Brass Import - 1999 Run - Won Jin Model Co. Korea - Factory Stainless Steel Finish - New Condition
Model Photographs
Available Upon Request
Prototype History
D&RGW Prospector - Two Car Budd Streamlined Train - D&RGW Train No. 8 -  Delivered in 1941 - Retired in 1942
Prototype Design
Lead Power Car Configured With a Small Baggage Area, 44 Seats, and Restrooms - The Unpowered Trail Car was Configured With Eight Sections, Two Chamberettes, Dinette Lounge, Restrooms, and Observation Area
Model Condition
New - Test Run - Original Box - Original Foam - Original Packaging - Battery Charger (for Sound) - Reproduction Silver Pass - Extra Parts Bag - Paperwork - Gloves - Box Condition: B9 (Like New)
Model Description
Late Steam Era - Early Diesel Era Detailing - Matched Power Car and Boat Tail Observation Trailing Car - Underframe Detail - Interior Detail - Opening Doors - Full Width Diaphragms
Model Finish - Factory Finished - Stainless Steel Superstructures, Underframe, and Trucks - Vermillion Interiors - Black Diaphragms - Black Lettering - Power Car Road Name “Brigham Young” - Trailing Car Road Name “Heber C Kimball” - Window Glazing
Model Electronics
DC Analog - Constant Lighting - Lighted Interiors - Headlights - Lighted Markers - Lighted “Prospector” Tailsign
Model Mechanism

Can Motor - Lead Car Powered - Trailing Car Unpowered - OSC Microcasting Trucks - Excellent Running Characteristics
Model Summary
An Excellent Model of a Unique Prototype - The Model has Excellent Detail and Displays Quality Construction and Craftsmanship

New York Central

New York Central Budd RDC-1 Coach

Road No. M-454

Division Point

$1,095.00

 

 

New York Central Budd RDC-1 Coach - Road No. M-454

Model Overview
Mike Hill Collection - New York Central Budd RDC-1 Coach - Division Point O Scale Brass Import - 1998 Run - Woo Sung Brass Models Korea - 18 Models Imported - Factory Stainless Steel Finish - Like New Condition
Model Photographs
Available Upon Request
Prototype History
New York Central RDC-1 Budd Rail Diesel Car - Sixteen Units Built by The Budd Company Delivered Between 1950 and 1952 - Road Nos. M-451 to M-465 - Operated In Passenger Service on Various NYC New York, Massachusetts, and West Virginia Lines

Prototype
Design
Phase 1B Coach Configuration - 90 Passenger Seating Capacity
Model Condition
Like New - Test Run - Original Box - Original Foam - Original Packaging - Box Condition: B9 (Like New)
Model Description
Powered Model - Interior Detail - Opening Doors - Single Air Horns on Each End - Full Underframe and Brake Detail
Model Finish
Factory Painted - Stainless Steel Carbody - Black Underframe - Stainless Steel Trucks - Black Lettering - Road No. M-454 - Window Glazing - Passengers
Model Electronics
DC Analog - Constant Lighting - Headlights - Number Boards - Marker Lights - Interior Lighting
Model Mechanism
Can Motors - Both Trucks Powered by Underfloor Units - Kadee Couplers - Excellent Running Characteristics
Model Summary
Excellent Model - Very Realistic Stainless Steel Finish - Powered Unit

New York Central Budd RDC-2 Coach-Baggage

Road No. M-480

Division Point

$1,095.00

 

 

New York Central Budd RDC-2 Coach-Baggage - Road No. M-480

Model Overview
Mike Hill Collection - New York Central Budd RDC-2 Coach-Baggage - Division Point O Scale Brass Import - 1998 Run - Woo Sung Brass Models Korea - 8 Models Imported - Factory Stainless Steel Finish - Like New Condition
Model Photographs
Available Upon Request
Prototype History
One Unit Built by The Budd Company Delivered Between 1950 and 1952 - Road No. M-480 -  Operated In Passenger Service on Various NYC New York, Massachusetts, and West Virginia Lines

Prototype
Design
Phase 1B Coach-Baggage Configuration - 70 Passenger Seating Capacity
Model Condition
Like New - Test Run - Original Box - Original Foam - Original Packaging - Box Condition: B9 (Like New)
Model Description
Powered Model - Interior Detail - Opening Doors - Single Air Horns on Each End - Full Underframe and Brake Detail
Model Finish
Factory Painted - Stainless Steel Carbody - Black Underframe - Stainless Steel Trucks - Black Lettering - Road No. M-480 - Window Glazing - Passengers
Model Electronics
DC Analog - Constant Lighting - Headlights - Number Boards - Marker Lights - Interior Lighting
Model
Mechanism
Can Motors - Both Trucks Powered by Underfloor Units - Kadee Couplers - Excellent Running Characteristics
Model Summary
Excellent Model - Very Realistic Stainless Steel Finish - Powered Unit

New York Central Budd RDC-3 RPO-Coach-Baggage

Road No. M-499

Division Point

$1,095.00

 

 

New York Central Budd RDC-3 RPO-Coach-Baggage - Road No. M-499

Model Overview
Mike Hill Collection - New York Central Budd RDC-3 RPO-Coach-Baggage - Division Point O Scale Brass Import - 2 Rail - 1998 Run - Woo Sung Brass Models Korea - 10 Models Imported
Model Photographs
Available Upon Request
Prototype History
New York Central RDC- Budd Rail Diesel Car - Three Units Built by The Budd Company Delivered Between 1950 and 1952 - Road Nos. M-497 to M-499 - Operated In Passenger Service on Various NYC New York, Massachusetts, and West Virginia Lines
Prototype History
Phase 1B Railway Post Office-Coach-Baggage Configuration - 48 Passenger Seating Capacity
Model Condition
Like New - Test Run - Original Box - Original Foam - Original Packaging - Box Condition: B9 (Like New)
Model Description
Powered Model - Interior Detail - Opening Doors - Single Air Horns on Each End - Full Underframe and Brake Detail
Model Finish
Factory Painted - Stainless Steel Carbody - Black Underframe - Stainless Steel Trucks - Black Lettering - Road No. M-480 - Window Glazing - Passengers
Model Electronics
DC Analog - Constant Lighting - Headlights - Number Boards - Marker Lights - Interior Lighting
Model Mechanism
Can Motors - Both Trucks Powered by Underfloor Units - Kadee Couplers - Excellent Running Characteristics
Model Summary
Excellent Model - Very Realistic Stainless Steel Finish - Powered Unit