Re: Walthers Proto PRR X29b


Benjamin Hom
 

Brian LaManna wrote:
"Walthers announced an X29b in their Proto line but no model pictures have been included.  They’re currently only offered for preorder in large sets.  
https://www.walthers.com/prr-merchandise-service-train-x29b-n6b-prr-30907-30912-30918-30933-30935-30949-30956-30968-30977-30986-309 

Lacking proof of new tooling for the Class X29B boxcars, color me extremely skeptical with only a prototype photo shown.  I suspect that these will be their "1944 AAR boxcar" in MS1.
https://www.walthers.com/40-aar-1944-boxcar-ready-to-run-undecorated 

To me, it's not worth $549 to find out.


Ben Hom

Join main@RealSTMFC.groups.io to automatically receive all group messages.