my ESPEE MODELERS ARCHIVE
California's Railroad to the U.S. 1861 - 1996
Southern Pacific S-12
Athearn Baldwin S-12 #2157 by Cliff West detailed using Detail Associates #1016 light package with MV #166 & #199 lenses and PSC numberboards.
see also the SP FAQ Baldwin Switcher Overview
and Nelson Kennedy's Athearn S-12 detailing article
The only available HO Scale model until recently, was the Athearn S-12. This scales out pretty well other than being too fat in the hood, and having an earlier Baldwin cab roof profile. The pilot to pilot distance is within 0.5 mm of being correct, the truck centers are within 0.5 mm of also being correct, and the truck wheelbase is correct at 8 feet (28 mm).
Now we have the Stewart HO Scale offering.
The last two orders 1492 - 1513 and 1539 - 1550 came with the Washer/Dryer headlights (Detail Associates 1016).
Additional S Scale info courtesy James Baglien.
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