Rock Island GP40-2R 3002 from an Atlas Model

Rock Island GP40-2R (Silvis GP40 rebuild) in Bankruptcy blue/white.
Roof access panels fabricated and added, pilot faces rebuilt, cut bars added,new plow, new horn, lift rings, speed recorder, firecracker antenna, etc etc.
Blue was mixed from 3 parts Floquil GN Big Sky blue to 2 parts floquil reefer white. The white was floquil reefer white, black floquil engine black. The decals are Microscale, and the entire unit was semiglossed with half Testor's glosscoat and half Testor's dullcoat thinned with lacquer thinner.


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Last Updated 1/11/2005