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Winslow Tower Model

Postby glennk419 » Tue Jan 24, 2012 10:04 am

I know this topic will somewhat transcend the Modeling Forum but in an effort to drum up a little interest in this forum and for those PRSL modelers who may have missed this elsewhere, Walthers has announced that they will be releasing a PRR style interlocking tower in the near future. This model, while alledgedly based on the PRR tower in York, PA, is almost a dead ringer for Winslow and at the very least, will be an excellent starting point for anyone wanting to model Winslow. It is stated that the kit will include signage for the PRSL.

http://www.walthers.com/exec/productinfo/933-2982

I, for one, will definitely be picking up one or two of these.
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Re: Winslow Tower Model

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Re: Winslow Tower Model

Postby Steam man » Wed Jan 25, 2012 10:58 pm

Just pre-orderd one for the man cave shelf. Thanks for the heads up.
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Re: Winslow Tower Model

Postby glennk419 » Tue Feb 07, 2012 9:44 am

The pre-sales must be going well for this. Walthers already jacked the price up by five dollars....2-1/2 months before it's scheduled to be released.
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Re: Winslow Tower Model

Postby glennk419 » Wed Feb 22, 2012 9:01 pm

I'm not sure what kind of games Walther's is up to but besides raising the price, they have now also pushed the release date for this model out by two more months. ANTICIPATION.......
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Re: Winslow Tower Model

Postby Steam man » Sat Jun 30, 2012 11:17 pm

Guess what showed up in the post today? Uh-huh, one PRR/ PRSL Block and Interlocking Station . Haven't looked at kit yet other than to unpack it.
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Re: Winslow Tower Model

Postby glennk419 » Tue Jul 03, 2012 1:35 pm

Congrats! Still waiting for mine.
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Re: Winslow Tower Model

Postby glennk419 » Fri Aug 31, 2012 4:21 pm

Finally completed one of my kits. While not a perfect representation of Winslow tower, primarily due to window size and placement, it does capture the overall lines very nicely.

http://www.flickr.com/photos/glennk419/7902506014/in/photostream
http://www.flickr.com/photos/glennk419/7902644924/in/photostream
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