BNSF H1 & Golden 1050 Dash 8-40CW

A Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) H1 livery for the C40-8W (also called the 'Dash 8-40CW' by other companies) with both the classic Northern Pacific dark green lettering and the H2 gold lettering on BNSF #1050. I figured I would include #1050 because I like these specialty liveries companies produce when trying to find the right balance for their new paint schemes, and also because I know people like locomotives with the numbers pre-included in TSW2 so I also created it to include the #1050 numbers on it for those who like them as this is the only locomotive painted that way. Aside from that, the standard, numberless H1 livery is as true to real life as I could manage, they use the Unlimited Livery Editor Layers mod for TSW2 so be certain it's installed before editing anything; and as always any feedback is more than appreciated : )

History

Following the 1995 Burlington Northern and Santa Fe merger resaulting in the very aptly named Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railway, Burlington Northern (BN) and the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe (ATSF) Railway had orders for locomotives that were still being created, painted, and delivered during and after the merger. As a temporary solution, The Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railway kept the paint they had on already and added a BNSF marker to them, but required a permanent livery. The first design was the 'Executive' scheme designed by combining the two main colors of BN and ATSF however company employees were given the choice to vote on a new livery and Heritage I (H1) was chosen, though CEO Robert Kerbs believed the company was large enough for two liveries, so the H1 and Warbonnet livereis worked together side by side until H2 was created.


Xtremepadrefan, BNSF #1020 H1, 2016, Southern California.


Grefe Bradley, BNSF #1050 Golden H1, 2014.

Requirements

  • Train Sim World® 2

Installation Instructions

Install using the TSW2 Livery Manager by RagingLighting and follow the necessary steps to install and setup the program before continuing.

  1. Unzip the file and extract the liveries' file you wish to use
  2. Place the livery files into your TSW2LM Reskins folder
  3. Open the Livery Manager and click the first reskin and click a free spot on the right
  4. Click " IMPORT -> "
  5. Repeat for other reskin if applicable
  6. Load TSW2 and ensure the liveries load properly
  7. Have fun! :D

Tags: american bnsf bnsf-1050 burlington-northern-santa-fe c40-8w dash-8 h1 h1-gold sand-patch-grade train-sim-world-2 tsw2

Files

BNSF H1 & 1050 C40-8W.zip 33 KB · Downloaded 134×

Comments

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AlphaSquad18288 2 Mar 2022

wow, post it in creators club

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Private Miller 3 Mar 2022

Hey Alpha. For some weird reason I can't get my Creators Club working, tried everything online to get it to work but it refuses lol. So unfortunately this is the only place I can post my stuff :( [I think it's because I use mods in my game to make these liveries, not sure though]

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WaveyDavey 3 Mar 2022

Shouldn't be a mod issue.... I use the unlimited layers mod and logo pack mod and have uploaded liveries to CC without any issues.

All it should need is you to be signed in to Dovetail Live and have the images you are going to use to display the liveries saved as railfan shots.

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AlphaSquad18288 3 Mar 2022

Smae here, i dounloaded stuff and it dissaperad the next day, i also cant download stuff cuz its loadin, Love your work, Maybe try making a NS sonic bonnet

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Private Miller 3 Mar 2022

I managed to get the Creators Club working! I will be posting liveries on Creators Club and Here for people who can't use one or the other to have options. :)

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AlphaSquad18288 7 Mar 2022

cant wait to get the H1's!!!

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AlphaSquad18288 14 Mar 2022

Can u do a NS sonic bonnet, maybe the Black and red one, maybe 4002 or 4003

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AlphaSquad18288 22 Apr 2022

Can you make BNSF 965 please, which is a H1, H2 and an H3,
Here's what it looks like, V
http://s3.amazonaws.com/rrpa_photos/135913/DSC_0423%20(453).JPG

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About this mod

Created
2 Mar 2022
Updated
2 Mar 2022
Game
Train Sim World
Type of content
Reskin
Compatibility
Train Sim World 2: Steam version (UE4 4.26), Train Sim World 2: Epic Games Store version (UE4 4.26), Train Sim World 2 before Rush Hour update (UE4 4.23)
NA Operator
BNSF