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N Scale - N Scale Kits - NS011 53' 5-car spine car Kit - Container Car, Spine - Trailer Train

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N Scale - N Scale Kits - NS011 53 TTAX 53ft All-Purpose Spine Car Kit


N Scale - N Scale Kits - NS011 53


Brand N Scale Kits
Stock Number NS011 53' 5-car spine car Kit
Original Retail Price $49.99
Manufacturer N Scale Kits
Body Style N Scale Kits Intermodal Kits
Prototype Description Container Car, Spine
Road or Company Name Trailer Train (Details)
Ready-to-Run No
Kit Complexity Craftsman
Kit Material(s) Unpainted Pewter Metal and Etched Stainless S
Announcement Date 2007-04-02
Release Date 2007-04-02
Item Category Rolling Stock (Freight)
Model Type Container Car
Model Subtype Spine
Scale 1/160



Specific Item Information: These 53' cars are designed for container or trailer use. The cars are regularly in use across America today, in TTX colors. The kit cars are cast in metal, and therefore have a very low centre of gravity and sufficient weight to track very well even when not loaded. The kits comprise of the five spines to which all the fittings are glued.

Model Information: These cars are cast in metal, and therefore have a very low center of gravity and sufficient weight to track very well even when not loaded. The kits comprise of the five spines to which all the fittings are glued. CA is recommended for assembly (see how-to-build page) Kits contain 88 castings. Simple hand tools are required for assembly

Road Name History:
TTX Company (formerly Trailer Train) is a leading provider of railcars and related freight car management services to the North American rail industry. TTX's pool of railcars (over 220,000 cars and intermodal wells) is ideal for supporting shippers in the intermodal, automotive, paper & forest, metals, machinery, wind energy and other markets where flatcars, boxcars and gondolas are required.

Owned by North America's leading railroads, TTX's free-running pools provide fungible assets that minimize total empty miles, further lowering costs and minimizing risk for the industry, helping the railroads conserve their capital for other critical infrastructure needs. Customers easily recognize TTX's bright yellow cars as a consistent, high quality, well-maintained fleet that serves many transportation needs.

Brand/Importer Information:
N Scale Kits manufacture and sell the widely admired Alan Curtis model range [AC Models and Andersley Models]. Their focus is the intermodal and flatcar kits originally produced by Alan Curtis and AC Models. All cars are manufactured in lead free pewter.

N Scale Kits is located at Minster Chambers, Church Street, Southwell Nottinghamshire, England NG25 0HD.

Item created by: nscalekits on 2016-07-29 00:22:02. Last edited by nscalekits on 2016-07-29 03:22:02

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