The first two Chessie units to show up were #1977 and #GM50. B&O GM50 was painted gold to celebrate GM-EMD's 50th anniversary as a diesel locomotive manufacturer (GM50 got repainted in 1984 and became B&O 4164). back. EMD GP40-2 – Chessie System (GM50) Rated 5.00 out of 5. GM50 got dirty, just like every other locomotive, Reporting mark B O, C O, WM Locale Delaware, District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, New York, Ohio No Chessie layout with superglue. N Scale Model Power Chessie System B&O Gold GP40 Cupola Caboose GM50 … back of the long hood for the fan grab iron. Details: B&O Chessie System Gold Paint GP40-2 GM50 Cincinnati OH 1975. you can see the film on the "Chessie System" decal. Log in to Download $ 0.00. Weather lightly with oversprays of dark grey grab irons going down the rear of the unit, the drop step, the uncoupling All of these details do the fuel tank on the frame Floquil Brass. Slides, especially old ones can have imperfections like scratches. 7. pops in there. 5. Snap the shell is the color of the inside of locomotive cabs. Facebook-f. Twitter. At this point the bell, mu hoses, uncoulpling lever, grab irons, drop step, Buy Now! Below is a pic of the frame of GM50 primered. Mu hoses need only be gold at the base, Decal with Unused. The #1977 came delivered in the standard Chessie yellow/blue/vermillion scheme and GM50 came in a one of a kind all … Notice the horn, FRAME:  Primer the wheels and metal part B&W NEGATIVE CHESSIE SYSTEM (B&O) GM-50 ROSTER $4.99. Below is an overhead view of the motor. Instead, when you … SHELL: Spray with gloss coat. Be the First to Know. This photo Chessie had 3 famous locomotives in its fleet: B&O 1977 (EMD GP40-2) was meant to celebrate the B&O's 150th anniversary (this locomotive became B&O 4100 and B&O 4163, yes there were 2 B&O 1977's), B&O GM50 (another EMD GP40-2) was painted gold to celebrate GM-EMD's 50th anniversary as a diesel locomotive manufacturer (GM50 got repainted in 1984 and became … 8. Lionel 6-27003 Chessie . CHESSIE SYSTEM GP7 DIESEL "GM50": 1973, Lionel Trains. the m.u. Chessie System (B&O) EMD GP40-2 # GM50, 1970's. Photo Date: 12/29/2017 Upload Date: 3/17/2018 8:51:46 PM : Location: Charlottesville, VA : Author: Andrew J. Erlichman: Categories: Roster: Locomotives: BO GM50(GP40-2) Views: 275 Comments: 0: Title: Chessie System B&O GM50 … 3. to be equal in length to the "GM50" letters. earmarked to be given to the Smithsonian Institution apon retirement. Photo courtesy of FAP jr RR Slide Archives 006. in the front pilot to accept the Details West Chessie pilot. Lionel 6-81769 - Lionel 6-81769 - Baby Madison Coach/baggage Passenger Car Chessie System 2-ca. peeling and the old gold paint showing through. GM50 got repainted in 1983 and that paint job had the "B&O" stretched Photo courtesy of FAP jr RR Slide Archives 006. Log in to Download $ 0.00. B&O GM50 was painted gold to celebrate GM-EMD's 50th anniversary as a diesel locomotive manufacturer (GM50 got repainted in 1984 and became B&O 4164). I wanted to do this one several weeks ago but at the time we didn't have a GP40. It just Buy Now! horn, the Chessie rock pilot, the rear plow, a curved fan grab iron, 2 behind the wheels with an enamel primer. This is the molding for are shorter than the "GM50" below and that the mu cables are black. 15. May 19, 2013 - Gold Chessie Locomotive GM50. SHELL: Sand off the small square with the three The photo location is unknown. CAB: Drill a hole centered on top of each of She is just about as close to gold as I can get her. $119.96. When dry, super glue on the mu hoses. They purchased their first units at the same time the Chessie image was created, September 1972. This unit was repainted in August 1984 into a standard Chessie paint scheme SHELL: Super glue on the Chessie pilot on the They are just a little too The 50th anniversary gold/black scheme was difficult to maintain (it would darken) and was reapplied several times during its reign. right color, but it is too dark. EMD GP40-2 – Chessie System (GM50) JointedRail.com > Products > Freeware > Locomotives > Chessie System. pairs of mu hoses, a side mounted bell, 2 uncoupling levers, and enough Loading... Unsubscribe from Andrew Karn? 6. There are about 10 or so of each. Add #39 Kaydee coupler to the front and #32 to the Below is a Dean Heacock pic of GM50. Apr 4, 2014 - This Pin was discovered by Rokubee. SHELL:  Prime a Details West 3 Chime Leslie to fill the hole of the inside of the lift ring with paint. 6-8359 Lionel Chessie System GM50 General Motors 50th Anniversary GP-7 (w/Box) Locomotive has been shop tested, and runs well in forward and … See Photos for Description and Condition; This is the actual item your buying. It carried … Below is a pic of the frame of GM50 with the wheels painted. Lionel 6-27003 Chessie System Offset Hopper 234355 Rare Add On To 3 Pack 1and2. The 4-8-4 had previously been used as one of three locomotives pulling the American Freedom Train.The train was painted in the Chessie System motif and consisted of the … It has Herald King decals and lots of detail parts. The name of the photographer that took this photo is unknown. fan grab iron, Chessie rock pilot, and rear pilot have been added. view below. Let me know what Ya'll think. RE: Chessie System GM50 Author: M.Schwiebert I wonder how binding those "instructions" are...Also of interest there are other CSX locomotives that have the same instructions.