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Its never to early to put a bug in Lionel's ear for the upcoming catalogs.

So, I would like to see:

- some more SD70ace's or SD70M's with Central Maine and Quebec paint scheme. See the pictures. The Central Maine and Quebec is owned by the Canadain Pacific.

- GP9s in Providence and Worcester paint.

Any of the above locomotives in a Lionel Lines paint (which always looks good)

More Lion chief or Legacy locomotives that can negotiate an O-36 curve.



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What I really want is Lionel to acquire MTH's steam engines and produce the PRR A5.  That I would buy in a heartbeat.

Other than that, I'll keep to models that have already built:

-BN #1876 SD40-2 in Bicentennial colors. To run with Lionel's earlier Legacy BN #1776 U30 release.  This pair actually pulled the American Freedom Train when the steamers were in maintenance, so I think it would be neat to have both for my AFT set.

-The new MoW cars in PRR gray.  They were not painted yellow until the mid-50s, and many stayed gray for a lot longer.

I know this is probably totally unlikely, but LionChief or LionChief+ retrofits.  A TMCC/Legacy to Lionchief bridge device to allow control of older LC and LC+ locos via the cab-1 or cab-2.

Down the road a TMCC/Legacy to TIU bridge to control PS2 and PS3 locos for those who are going to eventually be orphaned by the end of MTH. Even better, find a way to directly control PS2 or PS3 locos without a TIU by making some sort of emulator device.

A LionChief controllable culvert loader and unloader that works from the App and/or the universal remote.

How about a updated postwar Seaboard switcher with LionChief or LionChief +2.0? 

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@Landsteiner posted:

I know this is probably totally unlikely, but LionChief or LionChief+ retrofits.  A TMCC/Legacy to Lionchief bridge device to allow control of older LC and LC+ locos via the cab-1 or cab-2.

Down the road a TMCC/Legacy to TIU bridge to control PS2 and PS3 locos for those who are going to eventually be orphaned by the end of MTH. Even better, find a way to directly control PS2 or PS3 locos without a TIU by making some sort of emulator device.

A LionChief controllable culvert loader and unloader that works from the App and/or the universal remote.

How about a updated postwar Seaboard switcher with LionChief or LionChief +2.0?

BINGO!!!

@Lionel2056 posted:

How about some GP9's in Adrian & Blissfield or Black River & Western? The Providence & Worcester paint scheme looks nice too!

Or...

  • Scale RS-3 with Legacy (WM or PRR Hammerhead RS-3 too)
  • Legacy F3
  • Return of the Rail bonder motorized unit
  • Flatcar w/ Wedge Plow
  • Scale Postwar or Prewar-inspired Legacy train sets
  • Porter or Plymouth switchers
  • EMD BL2

Has Lionel ever offered a scale rs3? My first engine was a Christmas rs3, but I’ve never seen a scale rs3 from Lionel, only mth.

here's my wishlist

LC 2.0 GP20

LC2.0 GP38

more tier 4's

updated semi scale s2 turbine

semi scale sd40-2

more types of light up track

lionchief Fortnite train set

ghostbusters train set

ghostbusters fire station with operating ecto 1

Nerf train set complete with nerf dart firing cannon car

Teenage mutant ninja turtles subway set that plays the theme song

GI JOE train set

@Csxcellent posted:

Has Lionel ever offered a scale rs3? My first engine was a Christmas rs3, but I’ve never seen a scale rs3 from Lionel, only mth.

I think they offered one ages ago under 'K-Line by Lionel', but I could be wrong. They were originally K-Line models so its likely not going to happen, but they are sold under the Williams by Bachmann name now. Just would like one with the same level of detail as K-Line or Weaver, but with Legacy.

@Lionel2056 posted:

I think they offered one ages ago under 'K-Line by Lionel', but I could be wrong. They were originally K-Line models so its likely not going to happen, but they are sold under the Williams by Bachmann name now. Just would like one with the same level of detail as K-Line or Weaver, but with Legacy.

If they could get the k-line tooling back, it would be a great fit for lc+2.0. However I can’t see full legacy going into it unless it’s entirely new tooling. If an lc+2.0 is produced in b&o or western Maryland I might be interested.

I would love to see the return of the Legacy 2-6-0 Moguls, they would fit in nicely with the one small steam locomotive Lionel does per catalog (Ten-Wheeler, Camelback, etc.)

  • Strasburg 89 comes to mind as one I would like to see made but between the Camelback and SW8 last catalog, that is a lot of Strasburg stuff to release in a short time.

As for diesels I am hoping for another run of the H16-44.

  • Hopefully, Nassau hobby would do a custom run of some LIRR units with Lionel.

Lastly, the return of the GLa hoppers, I have two of them and love them!

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