American Models New York, New Haven & Hartford GP9

Manufacturer:American Models (click for web site)
Manufacturer ID:GP9003
Category:GP9
Road Name:New York, New Haven & Hartford
Road Number:1207
Model Introduced:1988
Product Type:Ready-to-Run
Holt's model is of the older "kit" version of this engine (the second photo is of the stock, ready-to-run version American Models currently sells). Holt improved the handrails and cab steps, which were painted orange (with some weathering). He replaced the side grills with the perforated ones still sold by Des Plaines Hobbies. He also added the road numbers to the number boards, and AF-compatible couplers.
Photo
Photo #2
model owned by Holt Apgar
photo © Holt Apgar

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