Bill of materials (will be added to as the story unfolds)

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Life Like Proto 2000 GP18 Locomotive (non dynamic brake) undecorated
blueball.gif (230 bytes) Cannon and Co - HD1002 Hood doors (used to fashion numberboard hatch covers)
blueball.gif (230 bytes) Athearn -

42009

Blomberg B truck sideframes
blueball.gif (230 bytes) Detail Associates -

2026

Eye bolts
- 102203 Brass hex nbw
- 3202 Air reservoir set
- 1802 Whip antenna base
- 2721 Chicken Wire Grille set
- 2205 Coupler lift bars
- 102213 Coupler lift bar brackets
- 1804 Wagon wheel antenna
blueball.gif (230 bytes) Details West - 175   Nathan P-3 horn (brass)
- 141   SP Passenger Service GP9 Pilot
blueball.gif (230 bytes) Kadee - #5   Coupler
- #30   Draft Gear Boxes
blueball.gif (230 bytes) Microscale - Micro Weld
- Decals 87-201 for Black Widow striping
- Decals 87-11 for SP Lettering Grey letters and numbers
- Decals 87-48 for small detail signs
blueball.gif (230 bytes) Precision Scale Co - 3150   Air brake hoses
- 39058   MU hoses
blueball.gif (230 bytes) Squadron Green Putty
blueball.gif (230 bytes) Brass (etc) Stock - .005" shim for filler face plates
- .008" brass wire for filler cap grips
- 2.4mm thinwall tube for filler rings
- 1.2mm rod for filler pipes/caps
- .010" wire for hand grabs
- .125" x .010" strip for sunshades
- .040" x .040" for sunshade runners (reduced to .030" x .020")
- .015" phosphor bronze wire for handrails
blueball.gif (230 bytes) Styrene sheet and shapes - .060" to plug fan holes in top of shell
- .020" x .050" for side grille mounts
- .020" rod to plug hand grab holes
- .060" x .125" strip to modify sills
- .125" x .125" strip for headlight bulbs holder
- .010" sheet for cab roof overlay
blueball.gif (230 bytes) From the 'Scrap' Box - 36" fans (4 x) stolen from under the winterisation hatches of a Proto 2000 E9.  It'll never miss them!
- Air intake for steam generator,  rescued from a spare steam generator hatch that came with the same Proto 2000 E9.
blueball.gif (230 bytes) Paint - Wattyl Super Etch primer (grey)
- Floquil Engine Black
- Floquil Platinum Mist (silver)
- Floquil Gunmetal (for hose fittings)
- Scalecoat Daylight Red
- Scalecoat White
- Tamya Semi Gloss Black (for handrails)
- Floquil Flat Finish

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