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Horns Of The NWP

Just thought I'd get a blog started on the different horns in use on the NWP both past and present.

Pictures and descriptions soon to follow.


There are several different horns in use on the NWP currently but the only horn actually owned by the railroad is a Nathan Airchime K3LA. It uses a common trumpet combination of 1 2 and 4A and sounds just like 70% of the mainline railroad power running out there. And that is the reason why it isn't…


Posted on October 7, 2013 at 5:45pm — 2 Comments

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At 5:11pm on September 10, 2013, Jon W. Kirchanski said…

Drop me a line at  Did you get back to work with one of the carriers?

At 12:23pm on July 2, 2013, Mark Drury said…

Welcome to the NWPRR Network, Brian! Please take a look around and let me know if you have any questions or comments. We're adding content daily and actively recruiting new members -- please feel free to invite your own friends if you think they may be interested. Regards,

Mark Drury


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