EMD GP-9 / 18
Called the road switcher everyone was looking for. The GP-9 at 1750 hp and GP-18 at 1800 hp, pulled every conceivable kind of train. Over 3900 built from 1954 to 1959 for virtually every railroad. Large numbers still in service today in yard and short line service. GP18 manufactured amount to 405.
GP-9/18 Locomotive features:
Now available in Standard and Deluxe versions.
Standard Line Roads
Our only model with the separate detail parts to accurately model Phase I, II or III of the GP-9. Also are included side louvers to model a GP-18 with or without the optional dynamic brake blisters. Drawings are included.
Models are tested and shipped ready to run, however the modeler must choose the fan arrangement and install the fans, side louvers, horns and railings. We can install these items for an extra $25.00 if desired.
Deluxe Line Roads
Models are tested and shipped ready to run, all railings, fans, louvers, windows and headlight lenses are installed.