Milwaukee, WI: Wm. K. Walthers, Inc. announces the October, 1997 release
of the Walthers HO Front Runner and the Walthers HO 45/102 Trailer. The
Walthers Front Runner is a replica of a common prototype found in
service from the 1980s to the present. It handles trailers up to 48'
long and features a heavy cast metal body along with working knuckle
Accurately painted, the Walthers HO Front Runner comes in an assortment
of 6 numbers (2 of each road name) as well as in singles. The assortment
(932-54) retails for $131.76. Singles (932-3980+) retail for $10.98.
Both can be purchased at your local Walthers dealer.
The Front Runner is available in the following roadnames:
Use the Walthers HO Front Runner with the Walthers HO 45' Stoughton
45/102 Trailer also due for delivery in October.
The 45' Stoughton Trailer was popular throughout the 1980s and many are
still in service. They were used to haul merchandise in intermodal
service throughout North America.
These easy-to-build styrene trailers feature detailed bodies and
realistic paint schemes. Great for use with the Walthers HO Front
Runner, the Walthers 45' Stoughton 45/102 Trailer Singles (
retail for $4.98. An assortment of 12 road names (3 each) (933-112)
retails for $179.28. Both may be purchased from your local Walthers
Trailers are available in the following roadnames:
933-1401 Southern Pacific (Golden Pig)
933-1402 Vermont Railway
933-1404 XTRA 933-1405 Illinois Central
933-1406 Norfolk Southern
933-1407 Union Pacific
933-1408 TransAmerica Leasing
933-1410 Minnesota, Dakota & Western
933-1411 Kansas City Southern
933-1412 Santa Fe
Walthers is located at: Wm. K. Walthers, Inc., 5601 W. Florist
Ave., P.O. Box 3039, Milwaukee, WI 53201-3039.
Regular hours are Monday-Friday 10-6, Saturday 9-1. Closed Sunday & all major holidays.
Summer hours (Memorial Day - Labor Day) Tues-Fri 11-6, Sat 9-1. Closed Sun, Mon & all major holidays.
5619 West Florist Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53218
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