Scaletrains Rivet Counter HO Scale GATC 4180 Airslide® Covered Hopper, D&RGW
Scaletrains Rivet Counter HO Scale GATC 4180 Airslide® Covered Hopper, D&RGW
Scaletrains Rivet Counter HO Scale GATC 4180 Airslide® Covered Hopper, D&RGW
Scaletrains Rivet Counter HO Scale GATC 4180 Airslide® Covered Hopper, D&RGW

Scaletrains Rivet Counter HO Scale GATC 4180 Airslide® Covered Hopper, D&RGW

SXT30685

ScaleTrains

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Road Number Specific ScaleTrains

HO GATC 4180 Airslide® Covered Hopper, DRGW

  • D&RGW Orange Scheme
  • Era mid-1970’s to early 1990’s
  • Apex Roofwalk
  • Phase HC
    • 4” side column post
    • Square tube style horizontal End Braces
    • Low corner grab iron ladders
    • Low mounted handbrake
    • Roping eyes integral to bolster plates
  • Gravity outlet gates

 

 Additional Features

  • Officially licensed by GATX
  • GATX provided original blueprint copies
  • All-new model
  • Four (4) different road numbers
  • Correct phase details per roadnumber
    • TZL
    • TZC
    • HZ
    • HC
  • Apex (slotted) or Morton (round-hole) roofwalk per specific prototype
    • Photo-etched stainless steel see-through running board with plastic grab irons
    • Photo-etched stainless steel see-through end crossover platforms
  • End details, bracing, grab irons specific to body phase
  • Body side post style (shape) different depending on body phase
  • Gravity or Gravity-Pneumatic outlets
  • Factory-applied trainline piping
  • Brake plumbing with separate air reservoir, control valve, and retainer valve details plus separately applied wireform plumbing.
  • Fully detailed brake linkage system with multiple wireform brake rods and photoetched brackets.
  • Durable die-cast metal semi-scale standard Type E couplers
  • Highly-detailed Barber S-2 100-ton trucks with finely rendered raised foundry data, rotating bearing caps, side bearing detail, and truck-mounted brake beams
  • 36” machined metal wheels
  • Minimum radius: 18”
  • Recommended radius: 22”

 

All Rivet Counter Freight Cars Feature

  • Fully assembled
  • Factory-applied metal grab irons
  • Factory-applied coupler cut levers
  • Trainline hoses
  • Intricate brake plumbing
  • Semi-scale draft gear box
  • Printing and lettering legible even under magnification
  • Color matched to existing Tru-Color Paint colors whenever possible
  • Accurately profiled .110" wheels
  • Machined metal axles
  • Weighted to Industry standards for reliable operation
  • Operates on Code 70, 83 and 100 rail
  • Packaging safely stores model