Product Review – InterMountain ET44AC GEVO

HO SCALE LOCOMOTIVE Roads include BNSF, Union Pacific, Canadian National, Norfolk Southern, Navajo Mine, CSX Available in DCC Sound, DCC Non-Sound and DC Non-Sound DCC Sound $299.95, DCC Non-Sound $219.95 Second release due in 2018 InterMountain Railways first run of ET44AC locomotive has the heft for any operation. Just picking up InterMountain Railway’s HO-scale Tier 4 GEVO locomotive speaks to its special feel. The General Electric Evolution Series ET44AC can carry its weight. At 1.6 pounds, the model requires such sensitive handling that InterMountain secures it in packaging by screwing it into a plastic carrier. If this locomotive falls to the floor, it probably won’t bounce. InterMountain’s ET44AC series, which rolled out last fall, is a reminder of what’s to come when the second release ships, sometime in spring. The models are loaded with detail (the communications cluster on the BNSF unit is impressive), quality painting and plenty of heft … Continue reading Product Review – InterMountain ET44AC GEVO