Re: NYC Steel Boxcars, New Models?
Greg Martin wrote
There has over the years been many B&O offering and more needed. Great articlesDon't forget Chris Barkan's important B&O box car research; I believe he was very
involved in the Red Caboose ARA/X29 box cars project. Not that I don't think that a
good M55 is long overdue...
With regard to the B&O Wagon top car I think the reason that no one wants toThat may be true but there are MANY examples of 'duplicate' models in HO scale
and it doesn't seem to stop anyone from making even more duplicates. Unless
the one that has been tooled is of Kadee quality, I don't think anyone should be
too intimidated to market a good model. Now if a Proto1000 version appeared
FIRST, that could spoil the market for a better model. But not necessarily. It's hard
to say anymore with numerous single-owner (or few-owner) models out there.