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Rapido Trains Announcements

Rapido Trains has been announcing so many products lately that it is time to make their own announcement page.

RAPIDO TRAINS Product Availability

Not all Rapido Products are available to all stores. Some are made as special runs for specific companies.
Central Hobbies will stock all Rapido Trains Canadian Models that we have access to. Selected US models will be stocked. All US models will be available by order.
We will endeavour to acquire Exclusive Release models to sell to our customers but availability is controlled by the company who sponsored the model.


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December 9, 2016
HO Rapido Trains
We regret to announce that . . . . Rapido has gone to the buses.
Announcing the "NEW LOOK BUS" in HO Scale in Standard or Deluxe versions.

Orders by May 8, 2017 for delivery late 2017.
There are several Schemes Announced.
TTC Maroon - Officially Licensed
Five numbered and an unnumbered.
 TTC BC Transit - Subject to Licensing
Three models.
 BC Transit
Boston MBTA
Three models.
 Boston MBTA Connecticut Transit
Three models.
 Connecticut Transit
DC Transit
Three models.
 DC Transit Detroit DSR
Three models.
 Detroit DSR
Edmonton Transit - Subject to Licensing
Three models.
 Edmonton Transit Los Angeles (LAMTA)
Three models.
 Los Angeles LAMTA
Ottawa OC Transpo
Three models.
 Ottawa OC Transpo Pittsburgh (Port Authority) - Subject to Licensing
Three models.
 Pittsburgh
St. Louis (Bi-State)
Three models.
St. Louis
Untettered Unlettered versions include optional standee windows, optional roof hatches, AC and other details, and multiple bumper styles.
Unlettered (White/Silver) White/Silver Unlettered (Red/Silver) Red/Silver
Unlettered (Yellow/Silver) Yellow/Silver Unlettered (Blue/Silver) Blue/Silver
Unlettered (Green/Silver) Green/Silver Unlettered (Silver) Silver
Versions All bus models come in two versions: Standard and Deluxe.
Model Features All of our New Look Bus models include:
  • Correct tubular profile
  • Full interior including separate seats with seatback handrails
  • Etched-metal interior stanchions and stamped-metal handrail
  • Steerable front wheels
  • Rubber tires
  • Printed "metal" window frames
  • Printed windshield gaskets (silver or black, as appropriate)
  • Double-stream rear exit doors (first time ever in a mass-produced model!)
  • Three kinds of bumper (steel, water jug and rubber)
  • Standee windows or sheet metal panel as appropriate
  • Optional air conditioning housing with etched-metal fan cover
  • Optional etched-metal advertisement frames
  • Optional rear window air intakes
  • Optional roof hatches, Sinclair antenna, microwave antenna, and cellular/wifi antenna
  • Multiple route/destination decals
  • Some liveries will include license plate decals
Deluxe Models Our Deluxe New Look Bus features all of the above, plus:
  • Interior lighting
  • Working headlights and tail lights
  • Illuminated front destination sign
  • Painted seatback handrails
  • Two-tone seats (where appropriate)
  • A 12V DC power supply is required to power the lighting (not included).
Standard Models currently list for $ 59.95 MSRP Cdn$.
Deluxe Models are currently $ 79.95 MSRP Cdn$

Rapido has noted that the price may change in the future.
Bus Parts and Accessories
  • 102076 Bus/Truck Budd Five Hole Wheels/Tires $9.95
    Two Singles, Two Doubles
  • 102077 Bus/Truck Budd Five Hole Steerable Front Axle $9.95
    With Wheels/Tires - 2 Sets
  • 102078 Bus Bumpers - Steel, Water Jug and Rubber $6.95
    (2 of Each)
  • 102079 HO 1/87 Bus Lighting Kit $19.95


We are now accepting reservations for these models.
Images from Rapido Trains
October 27, 2016
HO Rapido Trains
Rapido has announced NEW HAVEN PARLOR and PARLOR-LOUNGE CARS

Orders by May 15, 2017 for delivery late 2017.
There are several models coming
New Haven Parlors - Delivery Scheme with Skirts. Six named Cars
 New Haven Parlor car as
Delivered
New Haven Parlor-Lounges - Delivery Scheme with Skirts. Five named Cars and an un- named car.
 New Haven Parlor-Lounge
Car as Delivered
New Haven Parlor - McGinnis Scheme no Skirts. Six named Cars.
 New Haven Parlor
McGinnis Scheme
New Haven Parlor-Lounge Car - McGinnis Scheme no Skirts. Two named Cars and an un- named car.
Penn Central Parlor car without Skirts. Three numbered, three named and an un-named car.
 Penn Central Scheme
Amtrak without Skirts. Six numbered, and an un-numbered car.
 Amtrak Scheme
Painted Stainless Steel Finish with or without skirts.
 Painted Stainless Steel
Finish
All models: $ 99.99 Cdn$.

We are now accepting reservations for these models.
Images from Rapido Trains
March 23, 2016
HO Rapido Trains
Prime Movers Logo

Rapido announced a new product line: Prime Movers. This new product line features a lower price point than the standard Rapido Museum Quality products. The new line has add-on details for the modeller that wants a super detailed model.

The first release in the Prime Movers by Rapido series is the: The CN and BCR Dash 8-40CM locomotives - Draper tapers.
Orders by August 2, 2016 for delivery sometime 2017.
There are several models coming
GE Dash 8-40CM 'Draper Taper' CN Stripes. Road numbers 2406, 2411, 2418, 2422 and no road number.
 CN Stripes Dash 8
GE Dash 8-40CM 'Draper Taper' CN North America. Road numbers: 2435, 2443, 2449, 2452 and no #.
 CN North America Dash
8
GE Dash 8-40CM 'Draper Taper' British Columbia Railway. Road Numbers: 4601, 4619, 4623, 4626 and No Road Number.
 BC Rail Dash 8
GE Dash 8-40CM 'Draper Taper' CN (No Stripes). Road Numbers: 2415, 2430 and 2434.
 CN no Stripes Dash 8
GE Dash 8-40CM 'Draper Taper' CN.CA. Road numbers: 2400, 2421, and 2429.
 CN.CA Dash 8
GE Dash 8-40CM 'Draper Taper' CN.CA (BCOL). Road Numbers: BCOL 4615 and BCOL 4618.
 CN.CA (BCOL) Dash 8
 CN.CA (BCOL) Dash 8
Undecorated.
 Undecorated Dash-8
All models: DC/Silent - MSRP $174.95, . . . DCC/Sound MSRP $264.95.

We are now accepting reservations for these models.
Images from Rapido Trains
October 14, 2015
HO Rapido Trains
Icons of Canadian
Steam

The 2017 release in the Rapido Trains Icons of Canadian Steam is the Canadian Pacific 4-6-4 Royal Hudson Class H1c, H1d, H1e
There are several models coming
Royal Hudson Classic H1c with Coal Tender, Commonwealth Trucks, Teardrop Stack and no Booster - DC , Rd# 2820 and 2823
 CPR Royal Hudson
Royal Hudson H1c with Oil Tender, Commonwealth Trucks, Bathtub Stack and no Booster - DC , Rd# 2829
 CPR Royal Hudson
CPR Royal Hudson H1c with Coal Tender, Commonwealth Trucks, Straight Stack and Booster - DC , Rd# 2839
 CPR Royal Hudson
CPR Royal Hudson H1c with Coal Tender, Commonwealth Trucks, Teardrop Stack and no Booster- DC , Rd# 2846
Royal Hudson H1c with Coal Tender, Commonwealth Trucks and Teardrop Stack - DC , Rd# No#
Royal Hudson H1d with Coal Tender, Commonwealth Trucks, Straight Stack and Booster - DC , Rd# 2851, 2852, 2857 and no#
 CPR Royal Hudson
Royal Hudson H1e with Oil Tender, Buckeye Trucks, Straight Stack and Booster- DC , Rd# 2861, 2863 and no#
 CPR Royal Hudson
Royal Train - Royal Hudson H1d with Coal Tender, Commonwealth Trucks, Teardrop Stack and Booster. - DC , Rd# 2850
 CPR Royal Hudson
Royal Hudson H1e with Oil Tender, Buckeye Trucks, Bathtub Stack and Booster - British Columbia - DC , Rd# 2860
 CPR Royal Hudson
Details, prices and exact subclasses and release dates subject to revision.
Images from Rapido Trains
October 12, 2015
HO Rapido Trains
Rapido Trains has announced a multi year series of Canadian Steam Locomotives under the banner of Icons of Canadian
Steam

Announced are:
for 2017 Canadian Pacific 4-6-4 Royal Hudson Class H1c, H1d, H1e
for 2018 Canadian Pacific 4-6-0 Class D10e, D10f, D10g, D10h
Canadian National 4-6-0 Ten Wheeler Class G16a, H6g
for 2019 Canadian Pacific 4-6-4 Hudson H1a, H1b
Canadian National 2-8-0 Consolidation Class N2b, N4a
for 2020 Canadian Pacific 4-6-2 Light Pacific Class G5c, G5d
Canadian National 4-8-2 Mountain Class U1f
for 2021 Canadian Pacific 4-6-2 Heavy Pacific Class G3e, G3f, G3g
Canadian National 4-6-2 Pacific Class J4e, J4d, J4f
for 2022 Canadian Pacific 2-10-4 Selkirk Class T1b, T1c
Canadian National 4-8-4 U-4 Northern Class U4a, U4b
for 2023 Canadian Pacific 4-4-4 Jubilee Class U4a, F2a
Details, prices and exact subclasses and release dates subject to revision.
We are looking for images of these locomotives we can use with permission.
July 31, 2015
HO Rapido Trains
Rapido Trains has announced the following Canadian and US Road Name FA-2s
  • B&O (1956 scheme)
  • CN (Delivery green/yellow)
  • CN (Delivery w/new nose herald)
  • CP (Maroon w/block lettering)
  • CP (Maroon w/script lettering)
  • ERIE (Delivery)
  • LV (Delivery)
  • NYC (Lightning Stripe)
  • PRR (Brunswick green)
  • Undecorated (Phase II)
Multiple road numbers (and an unnumbered) for each scheme.

DC/Silent Current MSRP - $ 225.00 CDN.
DC/DCC/SOUND (ESU) Current MSRP - $ 325.00 CDN
Due to the fluctuating exchange rate these prices may change.

Orders by February 12, 2016 for delivery Summer 2016.
We will order enough stock for our reservations. Due to the increasing price of Rapido Products we will be reducing the amount we order for store stock.
Rapido Trains has announced the following Canadian and US Road Name FPA-2s
  • B&O (1956 scheme)
  • CP (Maroon w/block lettering)
  • CP (Maroon w/script lettering)
  • LV (Delivery)
  • Undecorated (Phase II)
Multiple road numbers (and an unnumbered) for each scheme.

DC/Silent Current MSRP - $ 225.00 CDN.
DC/DCC/SOUND (ESU) Current MSRP - $ 325.00 CDN
Due to the fluctuating exchange rate these prices may change.

Orders by February 12, 2016 for delivery Summer 2016.
We will order enough stock for our reservations. Due to the increasing price of Rapido Products we will be reducing the amount we order for store stock.
N Rapido Trains
Rapido Trains has announced the following N-Scale GMD-1s
CNR 1400 Series, (eight road numbers plus an un numbered) and an undecorated.
DC/Silent Current MSRP - $ 159.00 CDN.
DC/DCC/SOUND (ESU) Current MSRP - $ 259.00 CDN
Due to the fluctuating exchange rate these prices may change.

Orders by February 12, 2016 for delivery Summer 2016.
We will order enough stock for our reservations. Due to the increasing price of Rapido Products we will be reducing the amount we order for store stock.
February 5, 2015
HO Rapido Trains
Rapido Trains has announced the following Canadian Road Name RDC-1s.
  • VIA Rail (Stripes) Phase 1 (late blister) w/rebuilt ends & Gyralite(s) - Four road Numbers
  • VIA-CN (Stripes w/ yellow pilot) Phase 1 (late blister) w/rebuilt ends - Three road numbers
  • CN Green/Yellow Delivery Scheme Phase 2 - Four road numbers
  • CN Noodle (Black Window Band) Phase 1 (late blister) w/rebuilt ends - Four road numbers
  • CP Maroon (Delivery Nose) Phase 2 w/Gyralite(s) - Four road numbers
  • Dominion Atlantic (Delivery Nose) Phase 2 w/Gyralite(s) - Two road numbers
  • CP Rail (Action Red) Phase 1 w/Gyralite(s) - Four road numbers
  • Pacific Great Eastern Phase 2 w/nose fluting & Gyralite(s) - Three road numbers
  • British Columbia Railway (Dogwood logo) Phase 2 w/nose fluting & Gyralite(s) - Three road numbers.


The MSRP is $325 (DC/DCC/Sound) and $225 (DC Silent) with the caveat that the price will change if the Canadian dollar exchange rate changes too much.

Although it has not been mentioned these models will most likely come with LOK sound. There is as yet no information as to how easy it will be to add DCC from another manufacturer.

Orders by September 2015 for delivery early 2016.
Rapido Trains has announced the following US Road Name RDC-1s.
  • Painted, Unlettered (Phase 1B), Rd# No#
  • Painted, Unlettered (Phase 1C), Rd# No#
  • Painted, Unlettered (Phase 2), Rd# No#
  • Painted, Unlettered (Phase 2, End Fluting), Rd# No#
  • Amtrak (Ph. II - Single Arrow) Phase 1 (early blister) raised headlight/diaphragms - Five road numbers
  • Boston & Maine (Minutemen) Phase 1 (late blister) - Five road numbers
  • Boston & Maine (McGinnis) Phase 2 - Five road numbers
  • Baltimore & Ohio (Delivery scheme w/ Dome on front) Phase 1 (early blister) - Five road numbers
  • Chicago & Eastern Illinois Phase 1 (early blister) - One road number
  • Central RR of New Jersey (Delivery w/ Lady Liberty on front) Phase 1 (early blister) - Five road numbers
  • Long Island RR (Dashing Dan w/ orange end door) Phase 1 (late blister) - One road number
  • MBTA (Purple Window Band) Phase - Five road numbers
  • New Haven (Delivery "script" scheme) Phase 1 (early blister) - Five road numbers
  • New Haven (McGinnis white face scheme) Phase 1 (early blister) - Five road numbers
  • New York Central (Beeliner) Phase 1 (early blister) - Five road numbers
  • Penn Central (ex-NYC Beeliner) Phase 1 (early blister) - Five road numbers
  • Pennsylvania-Reading Seashore Lines Phase 1 (early blister) - Five road numbers
  • Reading Phase 2 - Five road numbers
  • Southern Pacific (Delivery silver front w/ emblem) Phase 1 (early blister) - one road number


The MSRP is $325 (DC/DCC/Sound) and $225 (DC Silent) with the caveat that the price will change if the Canadian dollar exchange rate changes too much.

Although it has not been mentioned these models will most likely come with LOK sound. There is as yet no information as to how easy it will be to add DCC from another manufacturer.

Orders by September 2015 for delivery early 2016.
Rapido Trains has announced HO-Scale NEW HAVEN 8600-SERIES COACHES
There are four paint schemes:
  • New Haven Delivery Scheme (with skirts) - Eleven road numbers
  • New Haven Red Window Band (no skirts) - Eleven road numbers
  • Penn Central Green Window Band (no skirts) - Eleven road numbers
  • MBTA Purple Window Band (no skirts) - Eleven road numbers

The MSRP is $99.00 with the caveat that the price will change if the Canadian dollar exchange rate changes too much.

Orders by September 2015 for delivery early 2016.
HO Rapido Trains
In association with Rapido Trains LogoRail Crew Logo Has announced a new under the table slow-motion switch machine and a new under the track uncoupler.

The HO Scale SWITCH MACHINE with OPERATING SWITCH STAND includes three different stands and ten alternative targets SWITCH STAND and TARGET sets also available separately
  • Easy to install on existing layouts
  • Museum quality switch stands w/ rotating target
  • Momentary 12V dc power handles multiple units
  • SPDT auxiliary contacts to power frogs & signals
  • Low profile compact design for all layout types
Estimated MSRP is $ 23.95 CDN$. Bulk packs available.

The ON-OFF REMOTE UNCOUPLER is:
  • Easy to install on existing layouts
  • Momentary power - single source 12V dc handles multiple units
  • Works with all major brands of magnetic couplers
  • Low profile compact design for multi-deck and portable layouts
  • Ideal for uncoupling freight and passenger cars
  • LED between and below the rails marks uncoupling zone when in 'ON' position
MSRP is $ 21.95 CDN$
Bulk packs are available.

Orders now for delivery in May 2015.
January 31, 2015
HO Rapido Trains
Rapido Trains has announced HO-Scale RDC's in both Phase I and Phase II models. They will be doing RDC-1s, RDC-2s, and RDC-3s. Depending on sales they may do the RDC-9 and RDC-4.

The first production models will be RDC-1s

The MSRP is $350 (DC/DCC/Sound) and $250 (DC Silent) with the caveat that the price will change if the Canadian dollar exchange rate changes too much.

Although it has not been mentioned these models will most likely come with LOK sound. There is as yet no information as to how easy it will be to add DCC from another manufacturer.

More details as to paint schemes and road number will be announced next week (Jan 26 to 31).
November 27, 2014
N Rapido Trains
Rapido Trains has announced a new run of N-Scale Panorama Line Passenger cars
Orders now for delivery January 2015.
 CN 1954 Scheme Canadian National 1954 Scheme Duplex Sleeper . Five road names.
 CN 61 Scheme Canadian National 1962 Scheme Duplex Sleeper . Five road names.
 VIA Rail Canada Duplex Sleeper VIA Rail Canada Duplex Sleeper Five road names
 Great Northern Duplex
Sleeper Great Northern - Empire Builder Duplex Sleeper. Five road names
 Milwaukee Road Duplex
Sleeper Milwaukee Road Duplex Sleeper Five Road names
 Northern Pacific Duplex
Sleeper Northern Pacific Duplex Sleeper Five road numbers.
All Duplex Sleepers are $ 59.95.
 Canadian Pacific Coach Canadian Pacific Coach Six road numbers.
 Long Island (MTA)
Coach Long Island (MTA) Coach Five Road Numbers.
All Coaches are $ 59.95.
 Ontario Northland Dayniter
Ontario Northland Dayniter Seven road numbers
The Dayniters are $ 54.95.
We will have store stock of all but the Long Island MTA cars but as always if you wish to Guarantee delivery of the model you want, you may reserve it.
October 24, 2014
September 4, 2014
HO Rapido Trains
Rapido Trains has announced HO Scale Skyline Dome cars.
Orders by Nov 17, 2014 for delivery mid 2015. Delivery now late 2016.
AVAILABLE PAINT SCHEMES:
 Amtrak Phase I Amtrak Phase I . Two road numbers: 9560, 9562.
 Baltimore & Ohio Baltimore & Ohio . Two road names: Moonlight Dome, Sunlight Dome.
 Canadian National Canadian National . Three road names: Moonlight Dome, Starlight Dome, Sunlight Dome.
 CN/CNR CN / CNR . One road name: "American Spirit".
 Canadian Pacific Canadian Pacific Maroon. Six road numbers: 500, 505, 509, 513, 514, 517.
 CP Rail CP Rail Action Red . Four road numbers: 502, 507, 510, 516.
 Delaware and Hudson Delaware and Hudson . Two road names: Willsboro Point 35, Bluff Point 36.
 Illinois Central Illinois Central . Three road numbers: 2200, 2201, 2202.
 Missouri Pacific (Eagle) Missouri Pacific (Eagle) . Two road numbers: 891, 892.
Norfolk and Western Norfolk and Western . Two road numbers: 1611, 1612.
Seaboard Coast Line Seaboard Coast Line . Two Road names: Moonlight Dome, Starlight Dome.
VIA Rail Canada (Original) VIA Rail Canada (Original) . Three road numbers: 501, 503, 505.
Wabash Wabash . Two road numbers: 200, 201.
 Stainless Steel Finish,
Unlettered Skyline Dome Stainless Steel Finish, Unlettered

HO MSRP - $ 109.00 CDN$

Details are now on our Rapido Trains HO-Scale Passenger Cars Web Page
Images from Rapido.
July 3, 2014
HO Rapido Trains
Rapido has announced EMD FL9 in HO and N scales
AVAILABLE PAINT SCHEMES:
 New Haven FL9 New Haven EDER5 as delivered 1956-60
 New Haven FL9 New Haven EDER5 - Modernized 1960-1969
 New Haven FL9 New Haven EDER5 1960-1969
 Penn Central FL9 Penn Central "Patch"1969 - ~ 1975
 Penn Central FL9 Penn Central Black 1969 - ~ 1975
 Penn Central Blue & Yellow 
FL9 Penn Central Blue & Yellow 1970 - 1976+
 Conrail Blue & Yellow  FL9
Conrail Blue & Yellow 1976 - 1982+
 MTA Silver & Blue FL9 MTA Silver & Blue 1979 - 1983+
 Metro North red silver &
blue FL9 Metro North red silver & blue 1979 - 1983+
Amtrak (phase II) FL9 Amtrak (phase II) 1979 - 1996
Amtrak (phase III) FL9 Amtrak (phase III) 1978 - 1981
Undecorated  FL9 Undecorated
Multiple road numbers of each paint scheme.
HO DC MSRP - $ 249.95 CDN$
HO DCC and LOK Sound - $ 349.95 CDN$.
N-Scale DC MSRP - $ 169.95 CDN$
N-Scale DCC and LOK Sound - $ 279.95 CDN$.

Details are now on our Rapido Trains HO-Scale Locomotives Web Page and
our Rapido Trains N-Scale Web Page.

We are not sure yet how many or if we will be stocking this Very Eastern model, but if you want one (or more models) we will be happy to bring one in for you.
Images from Rapido.
June 24, 2014
HO Rapido Trains
Rapido has announced its first British outline model train, the APT-E in OO Gauge.
 OO APT-E Set - DC
(DCC-ready) OO APT-E Set - DC (DCC-ready)
 OO APT-E Add-On Trailing
Car OO APT-E Add-On Trailing Car
Models are available exclusively through locomotionmodels.com and are produced strictly to order. You must reserve your model to ensure delivery!
May 15, 2014
HO Rapido Trains
Rapido has announced HO Scale Canadian Pacific/CP Rail/ VIA FP9A Locomotives.
March 3, 2016 - Our first shipment of these models have arrived. We have filled Most advance orders and have a few spares.
 CPR Block FP9A CPR Block Lettered FP9A - $224.95 DC/$324.95 DCC/Sound - Road Numbers 1408, 1409, 1411, 1412, 1414 and unnumbered.
 CPR Script FP9A CPR Script Lettered FP9A - $224.95 DC/$324.95 DCC/Sound - Road Numbers 1405, 1406, 1410, 1412, 1413, and unnumbered.
 CP Rail 5 CP Rail 5" Stripes FP9A - $224.95 DC/$324.95 DCC/Sound - Road Numbers 1405, 1407, 1409, 1410, 1414, and unnumbered.
 CP Rail 8 CP Rail 8" Stripes FP9A - $224.95 DC/$324.95 DCC/Sound - Road Numbers 1406, 1411, 1412, and unnumbered.
 VIA FP9A VIA FP9A - $224.95 DC/$324.95 DCC/Sound - Road Numbers 1405, 1410, 1414, 6557 and unnumbered.
 Undecorated FP9A Undecorated FP9A - $224.95 DC/$324.95 DCC/Sound - Undecorated.
Orders by September 30, 2014 for delivery in 2016
We are accepting orders for these models.
Rapido has announced HO Scale Canadian Pacific/CP Rail/VIA FP9B Locomotives.
 CPR Block FP9B CPR Block Lettered FP9B - $199.95 DC/$299.95 DCC/Sound - Road Numbers 1902, 1903, 1905, 1907, and unnumbered.
 CPR Script FP9B CPR Script Lettered FP9B - $199.95 DC/$299.95 DCC/Sound - Road Numbers 1900, 1901, 1904, 1905, and unnumbered.
 CP Rail 5 CP Rail 5" Stripes FP9B - $199.95 DC/$299.95 DCC/Sound - Road Numbers 1907, 4473, 4476, 4477, and unnumbered.
 CP Rail 8 CP Rail 8" Stripes FP9B - $199.95 DC/$299.95 DCC/Sound - Road Numbers 4474, 4475, 4478, 1962, unnumbered.
 VIA FP9B VIA FP9B - $199.95 DC/$299.95 DCC/Sound - Road Numbers 1961, 1965, 6651 and unnumbered.
 Undecorated FP9B Undecorated FP9B - $199.95 DC/$299.95 DCC/Sound - Undecorated.
Orders by September 30, 2014 for delivery in 2017.
We are accepting orders for these models.
As of September 2016 this project is canceled.
Rapido has announced an HO Scale Confederation Train.  Confederation Train. Confederation Train .
The Basic Confederation Train consists of:
CP FP9A #1867 Powered with DCC/Sound (CP #1411 with unique rooftop cooling coil and tall winterization hatch)
CN FP9A #1967 Powered with DCC/Sound (CNR #6509 Class GPA-17a with 36" fan and large winterization hatch)
CN operating steam generator car
2 x Super Continental Line baggage cars
3 x Super Continental Line 10-5 sleepers
1 x Super Continental Line buffet-parlor
Rapido has also announced an HO Scale Confederation Train Six-Car Add-On set.  Confederation Train Add-On
Set. Confederation Train Add-on Set.
The Confederation Train Add-On Set includes six-uniquely decorated multi-colour display cars.
April 8, 2014
HO Rapido Trains
ANNOUNCEMENT
Rapido has announced a second run of their Steam generators. This model is being retooled for delivery - Unknown.

There are eighteen paint schemes (three of them new) being released with multiple road numbers for each paint scheme.
Details are now on our Rapido Trains HO-Scale web page. Click on the images below to see a larger image of the car.
 Amtrak Phase II Amtrak Phase II - NEW Paint Scheme. Four road numbers.
 CN (1954) CNR 1954 Scheme Five road numbers and un numbered.
 CN (Noodle) CN 1961 Scheme (Noodle) Five road numbers and un numbered.
 Canadian Pacific Canadian Pacific - New Paint Scheme - Three road numbers and un numbered.
 Denver & Rio Grande
Western Denver & Rio Grande Western Four road numbers.
 Great Northern Great Northern - Four road numbers.
 Milwaukee road 1950
Scheme Milwaukee road 1950 Scheme - Four road numbers.
 Milwaukee Road (UP) Milwaukee Road (UP) - Four road numbers.
 New York Central New York Central - Four Road Numbers.
 Northern Pacific Northern Pacific - Four Road Numbers.
 Ontario Northland
(Chevron) Ontario Northland (Chevron) - Three Road Numbers.
 Ontario Northland Green Ontario Northland Green - New Scheme - Three Road Numbers.
 Pennsylvania Pennsylvania - Four Road Numbers.
 Santa Fe Santa Fe - Four Road Numbers.
 Spokane, Portland &
Seattle Spokane, Portland & Seattle - New Paint Scheme - Two Road Numbers.
 Union Pacific Union Pacific - Four Road Numbers.
 VIA Rail Canada VIA Rail Canada - Five Road Numbers and un numbered.
 Undecorated Undecorated
MSRP is currently $ 79.95 CDN$ for all models but fluctuations in the exchange rate may change this.
We will have a few models for store stock.
We are accepting reservations for these models.

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