Alco Models Locomotives

An ad in the March 1967 edition of Model Railroader magazine announced the coming of a new line of imported brass locomotives under the ALCO Models banner. ALCO used KMT of Japan for production of most of its brass models through the 1960s and 1970s.


 

Alco Models C-855A and C-855B

Alco Models C-855A and C-855B

Alco’s entry in the double-diesel projects of the early 1960s came to HO as a brass model via Alco Models in 1971. Kumata of Japan produced C-855A (D-107) and C-855B (D-105) for Alco Models’ catalog.