Prototype: 5 three-bay hopper cars for different American railroads: Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR), Western Maryland, Peabody Coal Company, Texas & Pacific, and Reading. Version with 3 unloading hatches. The cars look as they did in Era III.
Model: The frames are constructed of metal. The detailed trucks have special wheel sets. The ladders and other details are separately applied. The couplers can be replaced by other makes of couplers. All of the cars come individually packaged.
Length over the couplers for each car 16 cm / 6-5/16".
DC wheel set for each car 4 x 32 0552 (NEM), 4 x 32 0389 (RP25).
This car set goes very well with the "Big Boy" steam locomotive available under item no. 37994.
- New items brochure 2012 - Product programme 2012/2013