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EMD F7A and F7B Units
Features on F7A & F7B units produced after 2012: Features found on All F7A & F7B units:
• Both A and B units Powered
• User installed Windshield & Windows
• Separately applied and detailed Air Horns
• Fine Details
• Detailed Printing
• F7A and F7B Units
• Magne-Matic Knuckle Couplers
• Body Mounted Couplers
• Nicely Weighted
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey
#980 01 521   Ringling Bros.  
  • Released July 2013
  F7A • $129.95 retail ea.
F7A #1907

#980 01 521
F7A #1919

#980 01 522
These locos were built in 1949-1952 by Electro Motive Division (EMD). They were powered by 4,500 HP 567 EMD diesel engines.
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey
#980 01 525   Ringling Bros Blue  
  • Released July 2014
  F7A • $129.95 retail ea.
F7A   #1881

#980 01 525
• Pre-orders were not taken for this item.
• Built in 1949-1952 by Electro Motive Division (EMD)
• They were powered by 4,500 HP 567 EMD diesel engines
Union Pacific
#980 01 010   UP   Released Mid-May 2014
  F7A • $129.95 retail ea.
  F7B • $99.95   retail ea.
F7A   #1478

#980 01 010
F7B   #1478

#980 02 010
Paitned UP Yellow with red horizontal stripes flanking the yellow bands. The roofs and ends are painted gray. Lettering is red and outlined in black. These exciting releases represent the livery of the multi-colored Union Pacific F-Series locomotives. Equipped with Blomberg trucks, many of these 1951 UP units joined the immense F3 fleet and some of the F3s, including these locos, were improved to F7 standards.
#980 01 010   UP   Released April 2013
  F7A • $129.95 retail ea.
  F7B • $99.95   retail ea.
F7A #1474

#980 01 010
F7B #1474B

#980 02 010
This exciting release represents the livery of the multi-colored Union Pacific F-Series locomotives. Equipped with Blomberg trucks, many of these 1951 UP units joined the immense F3 fleet and some of the F3s were improved to F7 standards. The UP F7 fleet worked for only ten to eleven years before they were traded-in for GP30s and GP35/DD35s.
#980 01 010   UP   Released September 2011
  F7A • $129.95 retail ea.
  F7B • $49.95   retail ea.
F7A #1468

#980 01 010
F7B #1468B

#980 12 010
This exciting release represents the livery of the multi-colored Union Pacific F-Series locomotives. Equipped with Blomberg trucks, many of these 1951 UP units joined the immense F3 fleet and some of the F3s were improved to F7 standards. The UP F7 fleet worked for only ten to eleven years before they were traded-in for GP30s and GP35/DD35s.
#980 01 010   UP   Released Early 2000's
  F7A • $102.10 retail ea.
  F7B • $46.90   retail ea.
F7A #1469

#980 01 010
F7B #1476B

#980 12 010
This exciting release represents the livery of the multi-colored Union Pacific F-Series locomotives. Equipped with Blomberg trucks, many of these 1951 UP units joined the immense F3 fleet and some of the F3s were improved to F7 standards. The UP F7 fleet worked for only ten to eleven years before they were traded-in for GP30s and GP35/DD35s.
#980 01 010   UP   Released Early 2000's
  F7A • $102.10 retail ea.
  F7A • $62.60   retail ea.
F7A #1467

#980 01 010
F7A #1471

#980 17 010
This exciting release represents the livery of the multi-colored Union Pacific F-Series locomotives. Equipped with Blomberg trucks, many of these 1951 UP units joined the immense F3 fleet and some of the F3s were improved to F7 standards. The UP F7 fleet worked for only ten to eleven years before they were traded-in for GP30s and GP35/DD35s.
#980 01 020 Pennsylvania Powered
    • Old #14002-2
    • Road #9504
     
New York Central
#980 01 030 New York Central Powered (Magne-Matic®)
    • Old #14003-2
    • Road #1710
     
#980 12 030 New York Central Dummy Released Feb. 2007
    • Road #2421
    $45.95 retail ea.
     
#980 01 030   NYC   Released Mid-Feb 2013
  F7A • $109.95 retail ea.
  F7B • $94.95   retail ea.
F7A   #1641

#980 01 030
F7B   #2442

#980 02 030
These locos were built in 1949-1952 by Electro Motive Division (EMD). They are painted black with gray lightning stripes. Promoting itself as the ‘Water Level Route, NYC added 238 F-7 freight cabs during this time. They were powered by 4,500 HP 567 EMD diesel engines.
#14004-2 Southern Pacific Powered (Magne-Matic®)
    • Road #6402
    $105.40 retail ea.
     
#17004-2 Southern Pacific Dummy (Magne-Matic®)
    • Road #8023
    $43.20 retail ea.
     
#980 01 050 Lehigh Valley Powered (Magne-Matic®)
    • Road #514
     
#17005-2 Lehigh Valley Dummy (Magne-Matic®)
    • Road #515
     
Western Pacific
#14006-2 Western Pacific Powered (Magne-Matic®)
     
#MTL-980 12 060   Western Pacific
  • F7B Dummy
  • Released May 2009
      $45.95 retail ea. • $36.76
Includes:
  • F7B Dummy
  • Road #N/A
#12006-2 Western Pacific Dummy (Magne-Matic®)
    • Road # No number
     
Santa Fe
#980 01 070   SF   Released Mid-Nov 2012
  F7A • $129.95 retail ea.   • $103.96
  F7B • $99.95   retail ea.   $79.96  
F7A   #344

#980 01 070
F7B   #N/A

#980 02 070
Unit 344 was built in April of 1953 for ATSF as part of order #6501-A. It was later rebuilt for ATSF to CF7 2525. The Santa Fe was noted for long strecthes of running where speeds over 100 mph was authorized, and it retained an extensive fleet of passenger trains until the late 1960s. As a result, the passenger F7s remained in their intended service longer than equivalent locomotives on many other railroads.
#980 01 070 Santa Fe Powered (Magne-Matic®)
    • Old #14007-2
    • Road #342
    $109.75 retail ea.
     
#980 12 070 Santa Fe Dummy
    • Old #17007-2
    • Road # No number
    $55.00 retail ea.
     
#980 01 080 Great Northern Powered
    • Old #14008-2
    • Road #268A
    $99.55 retail ea.
     
#980 12 080 Great Northern Dummy
    • Old #17008-2
    • Road # No number
    $43.65 retail ea.
     
#12008-2 Great Northern Dummy (Magne-Matic®)
    • Road #268B
    $61.60 retail ea.
     
Pennsylvania RR
#980 01 090 Pennsylvania Powered
    • Old #14009-2
    • Road #9648
    $100.60 retail ea.
     
#980 12 090 Pennsylvania Dummy
    • Old #17009-2
    • Road #9648B
    $44.45 retail ea.
     
#980 01 090   PRR   Released June 2013
  F7A • $99.95 retail ea.
  F7B • $94.95 retail ea.
F7A   #9646A

#980 01 090
F7B   #9646B

#980 02 090
Pennsy acquired 116 F7As and 76 F7Bs between mid-1949 and early '52. The units were not sequentially numbered as purchased. Passenger was handled by the maroon painted F7s, while the Brunswick Green F7s pulled freight. The lettering and the single stripe is buff with the PRR keystone in red and buff. The Pennsy fleet of F7s handled the preference freights giving 20 years of service, with some units passing into the Penn Central merger.
#980 01 100 Santa Fe Powered (Magne-Matic®)
    • Old #14010-2
    • Road #335
    $104.75 retail ea.
     
#980 12 100 Santa Fe Dummy (Magne-Matic®)
    • Old #17010-2
No road number
    $48.20 retail ea.
     
Alaska
#980 01 110 Alaska F7A Powered Released March 2011
    • Road #1500
    $119.95 retail ea.
     
#980 12 110 Alaska F7B Dummy Released March 2011
    • Road #1503
    $49.95 retail ea.
     
Canadian Pacific
#980 01 120   Canadian Pacific  
  • Released Early 2000s
  F7A • $111.85 retail ea.
  F7B • $56.60   retail ea
F7A   #4069

#980 01 120
F7B Dummy #4459

#980 12 120
These locos were built in 1949-1952 by Electro Motive Division (EMD). They were powered by 4,500 HP 567 EMD diesel engines.
Baltimore & Ohio
#980 01 130   Baltimore & Ohio  
  • Released August 2009
  F7A • $111.85 retail ea.
  F7B • $45.95   retail ea.
F7A   #4471

#980 01 130
F7B Dummy #N/A

#980 12 130
These locos were built in 1949-1952 by Electro Motive Division (EMD). They were powered by 4,500 HP 567 EMD diesel engines.
#980 01 140 Milwaukee Road Powered
    • Old #14014-2
    • Road #83C
    $102.30 retail ea.
     
#980 12 140 Milwaukee Road Dummy Released Feb. 2007
$45.95 retail ea
Atlantic Coast Line
#980 01 150   Atlantic Coast Line  
  • Released May 2009
  F7A • $108.85 retail ea.
  F7B • $45.95   retail ea.
F7A   #430

#980 01 150
F7B Dummy #N/A

#980 12 150
These locos were built in 1949-1952 by Electro Motive Division (EMD). They were powered by 4,500 HP 567 EMD diesel engines.
D&RGW
#MTL-980 12 160   D&RGW
  • F7B Dummy
  • Released February 2007
      $45.95 retail ea.
Includes:
  • F7B Dummy
  • Road #N/A
#980 01 160 Rio Grande Powered (Magne-Matic®)
    • Road #5714
    $110.95 retail ea.
     
Southern Pacific
#980 01 170 Southern Pacific Powered (Magne-Matic®) Released Apr 2008
    $104.95 retail ea.
     
#980 12 170 Southern Pacific Dummy Released Apr 2008
$45.95 retail ea. - ZSM $36.76
#980 01 170   SP   Released August 2014
  F7A • $109.95 retail ea.
  F7B • $99.95 retail ea.
F7A   #6392

#980 01 170
F7B   #8294

#980 02 170
These powered F7A and B unit locomotives are painted dark gray with the SP red ‘Bloody Nose’ paint scheme and lettered in white. Built in 1953 these units stayed with the SP line for their entire working life. In 1959, SP standardized with a paint scheme of dark grey, white lettering and a red ‘winged’ nose. this scheme was dubbed ‘Bloody Nose’ by railfans. It was replaced in the mid 1980s by the ‘Kodachrome’ paint scheme.
Amtrak
#980 01 180 Amtrak F7A Powered Released April 2011
    • Road #100
    $119.95 retail ea.
     
#980 12 180 Amtrak F7B Dummy Released April 2011
    • Road #399
    $49.95 retail ea.
     
Canadian National
#980 01 190 CN F7A Powered Released May 2011
    • Road #9166
    $129.95 retail ea.
     
#980 12 190 CN F7B Dummy Released May 2011
    • Road #9195
    $49.95 retail ea.
     
Santa Fe
#980 01 200 Santa Fe F7A Powered Released June 2011
    • Road #231L
    $129.95 retail ea.
     
#980 12 200 Santa Fe F7B Dummy Released June 2011
    • Road #231B
    $49.95 retail ea.
     
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy - CB&Q
#980 01 220 Burlington F7A Powered Released August 2011
    • Road #168A
    $129.95 retail ea.
     
#980 12 220 Burlington F7B Dummy Released August 2011
    • Road #N/A
    $49.95 retail ea.
     
Western Maryland
#980 01 230   WM   Released June 2012
  F7A • $109.95 retail ea.
  F7B • $99.95   retail ea.
F7A   #238

#980 01 230
F7B   #408

#980 02 230
These Western Maryland F7 locos are painted black with yellow stripe and ‘Western Maryland’ lettering. Both were built in 1952 by EMD. F7 ‘A’ unit was part of order #3068-A. It was later renumbered to 7172 and turned in to EMD in 1977. F7 ‘B’ unit was part of order #3068-B and first numbered 235B. Sometime later it was renumbered to 7142 and turned in to EMD in 1978.
Rock Island
#980 01 240   RI   Released August 2012
  F7A • $109.95 retail ea.
  F7B • $94.95   retail ea.
F7A   #124

#980 01 240
F7B   #22

#980 02 240
These A unit and B unit locomotives are numbered 124 and 22 respectively. They’re both brown with white lettering. The A unit bears the red and white Rock Island logos. They were both built by EMD in May 1951.
Burlington Northern
#980 01 250   BN   Released Sept 2012
  F7A • $119.95 retail ea.
  F7B • $94.95   retail ea.
F7A   #720

#980 01 250
F7B   #737

#980 02 250
They were built by EMD, Electro-Motive Diesel owned by Caterpillar through its subsidiary Progress Rail Services Corporation. The A-unit was built in February 1950 and the B-unit was built in May 1951. They were built for Northern Pacific and originally numbered 6010A and 6015B, respectively. In 1970 Northern Pacific, Chicago, Burlington & Quincy, and other lines were merged to form the Burlington Northern.
Chicago & North Western
#MTL-980 01 381   Chicago & North Western
  F7A • $134.95 retail ea.
  F7B • $109.95 retail ea.
• Released Mid-March 2015
• Buy the 4-Pack (F7A-F7B-F7B-F7A) to save an additional 5%
Four Pack

F7A-F7B-F7B-F7A
 
F7A   #4070-A

#980 01 381
 
F7A   #4072-A

#980 01 382
 
F7B   #309

#980 02 381
 
F7B   #315

#980 02 382
 
CNW began painting F-units in the simplifi ed yellow/green with “Chicago and North Western” spelled out on the flanks and nose shields by 1961. The engines retained their four digit 4000 series numbers until 1971-72 when the remaining F-units that hadn’t been traded in on newer units were numbered into the 200 series for A units and the 300 series for B units with CNW heralds on the nose and sides in simplifi ed yellow/green. Units painted in the original black/yellow/green scheme could be found still in the late 60s.
Denver & Rio Grande Western
#MTL-980 01 391   D&RGW
  F7A • $134.95 retail ea.
  F7B • $109.95 retail ea.
• Released Mid-May Mid-June 2015
• This release was delayed 30 days until Mid-June 2015
• Buy the 4-Pack (F7A-F7B-F7B-F7A) to save an additional 5%
F7A   #5641

#980 01 391
 
F7A   #5644

#980 01 392
 
F7B   #5642

#980 02 391
 
F7B   #5643

#980 02 392
 
MTL
These Denver & Rio Grande Western powered F7As and powered F7Bs wear Aspen gold paint with aluminum roofs and bear the four black stripe paint known by some as the ‘Prospector scheme’. In 1952, Denver & Rio Grande Western received 14 A units and 12 B units painted in this scheme.
Chesapeake & Ohio
#MTL-980 01 401   C&O
  F7A • $124.95 retail ea.
  F7B • $104.95 retail ea.
• Released August 2015
 
Four Pack

F7A-F7B-F7B-F7A
 
F7A   #7034

#980 01 401
 
F7A   #7094

#980 01 402
 
F7B   #7508

#980 02 401
 
F7B   #7540

#980 02 402
 
MTL
These powered F7A and powered F7B units were built by Electro Motive Division (EMD) between 1949 and 1953. These locomotives were promoted as a freight-hauling unit; powered by 4,500 HP 567 EMD diesel engines. Chesapeake & Ohio purchased 148 new F7 units during the height of the dieselization of American railroads.
Twelve Days of Christmas
#980 01 510   12 Days of Christmas  
  F7A • $95.85 retail ea.
  F7B • $45.95 retail ea.
F7A   #12

#980 01 510
F7B   #N/A

#980 12 510
Released TBD
F7A Powered
F7B Dummy
WWII Nose Art Series
#MTL-980 01 530   U.S.A.A.C.  
  • Released April 2014
  $109.95 retail ea.
F7A   #1945

#980 01 530
Olive drab with gold stenciling and blue, red, white and gold U.S. Army Air Corps logo. This F7 A-unit features WWII nose art called “Sentimental Journey” with a rendering of the iconic Betty Grable. The road number 1945 was the year “The Big One” ended.
#980 21 000 Undecorated F7A Shell
    $20.00 retail ea.
     
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