ATLAS has been announcing new models in O, HO and N, and here we spotlight them.

N scale

N Trainman® 50' Mechanical Reefer

N 60' GSI Flat Car

Features Include:

  • Ready-To-Run
  • Die-Cast Metal Frame
  • Fine-Scale Detail
  • Prototypical Ride Height
  • BLMA 70-Ton ASF Ride Control Trucks
  • BLMA Low Profile 33″ Metal Wheels
  • Body-Mounted Brown Knuckle Couplers

N 17,600 Trinity Corn Syrup Tank Car

Features Include:

  • Three separate styles of manway / platform / ladder arrangements (used as appropriate per road name) Fine scale railings
  • Separately applied brake rigging
  • Separately applied manway “clamshell”-style cover (used when appropriate per road name)
  • 100-Ton Roller Bearing Trucks
  • Accurate painting and printing
  • Full stand-alone brake system details
  • Bottom outlet valve detail
  • Stand-alone heater coil pipes
  • Highly detailed body with prototypical jacket seams
  • See-through top platform grating
  • AccuMate® couplers

N GP-38 Locomotives

Features Include:

  • Directional lighting
  • Walkway safety tread
  • Blackened metal wheels
  • Scale Speed™ motor
  • Factory-equipped with AccuMate® knuckle couplers
  • Dynamic brakes (as appropriate by railroad)
  • Golden-white LEDs

Atlas Master® Series Silver Additional Features:

  • Atlas Silver Sound Ready models are equipped with a speaker for easy conversion to sound with the addition of a decoder.


  • Supports all DCC-programming modes DCC includes RailCom and RailComPlus, with 14, 28 or 128 speed steps and with 2-digit and 4-digit addressing.
  • Flexible mapping of function keys F0 to F28.
  • A total of 6 DCC function outputs are available, and all can be function mapped (disable, brightness, light effects) individually
  • Follows all NMRA DCC standards and recommended practices.

N Steel Rebuilt Box Cars

Features Include:

  • Opening Door
  • Andrews trucks
  • Ready-to-run
  • Accurate painting and printing
  • AccuMate® couplers
  • Brake detail
  • Highly detailed body
  • Simulated wood or steel door as per the prototype
  • Fishbelly or Standard underframe as per the prototype
  • Different rib ends (7-8 or 5-5-5) as per the prototype
  • Undecorated cars come with both simulated wood or steel door
N ACF® 70 Ton 52' Gondola

Features Include:

  • Ready-To-Run
  • Injection-Molded Plastic
  • Fine-Scale Detail
  • Separate Brake Detail
  • Chemically Etched Brake Platform
  • Accurately Painted/Printed
  • Prototypical Ride Height
  • BLMA 70-Ton ASF Friction Bearing Trucks
  • BLMA 33” Scale Profile Metal Wheels
  • Body-Mounted Brown Knuckle Couplers

N 1978 Ford Fairmont Sedan

Features Include:

  • Side view mirror
  • Head and tail light glazing
  • Interior detail
  • Simulated rubber tires
  • Under carriage detail

HO scale

HO 36' Wood Reefer

Features Include:

Accurate painting and lettering

        • Separately-applied grab irons, ladders and stirrups
        • Two different hatch styles - road name specific
        • Truss rods appropriate per road name
        • Separately-applied door hardware
        • Opening hatches and doors
        • Die-cast chassis
        • Detailed braking system
        • 40-ton Bettendorf-style trucks
        • AccuMate® couplers
        HO Steel Rebuilt Box Cars

        • Ready-to-run
        • Highly detailed body
        • 10-Panel body
        • 7-8 or 5-5-5 panel ends as per the prototype
        • Accurate painting and printing
        • Brake detail
        • AccuMate® couplers
        • Opening door
        • Fishbelly or Straight underframe as per prototype
        • Separately applied wire grabs and side ladders
        • Inside height of model may vary from prototype
        HO 1978 Ford Fairmont Sedan

        HO Slab Side Covered Hopper

        HO DASH 8-40B/BW & 32BWH Locomotives

        Features Include:

        Operating ditch lights where appropriate per road name!

        Realistic die-cast underframe

        Standard cab or gull wing cab as per the prototype (HO DASH 8-40BW/8-32BHW only)

        Five-pole skewed armature motor with dual flywheels for optimum performance at all speeds

        Directional lighting

        Factory-equipped with AccuMate® knuckle couplers

        Painted crew figures

        Separately-installed scale windshield wipers, metal grab irons and fine scale handrails

        Highly detailed coupler cut bars

        Multiple unit hoses and trainline hoses


        Shock absorbers

        Piping on trucks

        Atlas Master® Series Silver Additional Features:

        • NMRA 21-pin plug for DCC (Decoder-ready)

        Atlas Master Series Gold Features:

        • ESU LokSound decoder, supporting all DCC programming modes.
        • Flexible mapping of function keys F0 to F31.
        • Follows all NMRA DCC standards and recommended practices.
        • Over 20 sound effects are available, including engine start-up and shutdown, prime mover sounds through all eight notches, bell, air horn, air compressor and more.

ATLAS at the Amherst Train Show!



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