Re: [EXT] Re: [RealSTMFC] Walthers Proto PRR X29b

Bruce Smith

Ben, Brian, Folks,

I will point out that the latest posting from Walthers says "New tooling" for the X29B, whatever that means.

And yeah, I think maybe the Walthers folks have been looking at too many NYC promotional posters and though, "wow, a train of MS cars would be cool"!  Oh well...

Bruce Smith
Auburn, AL

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Subject: [EXT] Re: [RealSTMFC] Walthers Proto PRR X29b
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We’ve been discussing these and the other PRR new releases on the PRR groups.Io page. 
Consensus is be skeptical until you see a model. 

Also, the Pennsy merchandise service cars did Not run in dedicated trains like this so it’s a weird marketing strategy. 

Brian J. Carlson 

On Jul 15, 2021, at 8:26 AM, Brian LaManna <brianlamanna@...> 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.

Brian LaManna/Moncton, NB

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