Custom HO Scale Models

Updated 5-15-2024


AHM Custom Heavyweight Combine, Shortened to 63' Scale Feet

Custom Pullman Lettering, 4-Wheel Central Valley Trucks Added, Brass Grab Bars Added at Doors

AHM 72' Heavyweight Coach (below)

No Lettering, just Number 54, with Interior and Seated Passengers

Athearn Custom Heavyweight Observation (below) 71'

Custom Pullman Lettering, added modified AHM Observation Interior and Gold End Railing. Also added end Jewel Marker Lights and LED Interior Lights





 

"Custom Freight Cars Below"



Old AHM Ventilated box car custom painted Atlantic Coast Line


Earlier Custom Painted 1900's ACL #15466 Wood Box Car




Earlier Custom Painted 1900's Seaboard Air Line wood box car


NS #2300 Early Wood Box Car



Small 30' MOW Set, #2136 Browning 25 Ton Crane and #23 Flat Car, #14 Tool Car, #16 Foreman Car, #18 Camp Car (with wire grab irons), #10 Water Car


Two Custom Norfolk Southern 40' Double Door Box Cars above

Norfolk Southern 26000 series box car.
The two above McKean 40' Double Door box cars were used because they had separate ladders and grab irons.
Detailed Kadee roof walks were also added. These herald paint schemes were applied in the late 1950's and early 1960's.



Two Custom Norfolk Southern 40' Gray Box Cars above, For Sale

Norfolk Southern 1500 and 1600 series gray box car.
These two Front Range 40' Single Door box cars were also chosen because they had separate ladders and grab irons.
Detailed Kadee roof walks were also added. The ends were painted black with white NS and number on the top right.
Built in 1947 with the diagonal roof, they were first numbered in the 27000 series.
The renumbering and gray paint scheme was applied to these box cars after 1963.