Painting and finishing

Final assembly steps performed for Kato units rebuilt into VIA 6417, 6429, 6442 and 6453:

All that remains now is to install the cab and engine door hand railings and complete final paint touch-ups and minor repairs:

All four units were finished in October 2012 in time for the arrival of Rapido's VIA Canadian in Jan 2013!

 

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