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Athearn Southern Pacific GP-9 Locomotive 1960s 1970s HO Gauge

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    Posted 7 years ago

    fortapache
    (2839 items)

    I picked this up as it is the same I type of locomotive I rode in. Well the one I rode in was much larger. Anyway these were high quality locomotives in the 70s. Much more detail than the Tyco models. Plus they had flywheel motors which caused it to move like a real locomotive. It would start slowly and roll to a stop. Unlike others that would stop as soon as the power was cut.
    This GP-9 is in the Black Widow paint scheme.
    Note this is HO Gauge aka 1/87th scale.

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    1. jscott0363 jscott0363, 7 years ago
      Very cool fortapache!!!
    2. fortapache fortapache, 7 years ago
      Thank you very much jscott0363.
    3. fortapache fortapache, 7 years ago
      Thank you
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    4. fortapache fortapache, 7 years ago
      Thank you very much nutabotas6. You can't have too many GP9s.
    5. fortapache fortapache, 7 years ago
      Thank you
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