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Pullman-Standard/Trinity Backpacker 5-unit articulated well car from ScaleTrains

By | July 22, 2022

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Five green well car units

Pullman-Standard/Trinity Backpacker 5-unit articulated well car

Scale: HO (1:87.1)

Price: $144.99

Era: 2000s to present

Manufacturer: ScaleTrains, 7598 Highway 411, Benton, TN 37307; 844-987-2467; scaletrains.com

Five green well car units
Pullman-Standard/Trinity Backpacker 5-unit articulated well car from ScaleTrains.

Pullman-Standard/Trinity Backpacker 5-unit articulated well car set features:

  • Die-cast metal body
  • Photo-etched stainless-steel see-through walkways
  • Wire grab irons on side and end sills
  • Celcon corner uprights and vertical grabs
  • Detailed floors and well interior sidewalls
  • Separate Inter-Box Connector (IBC) details included for loading in IBC holder boxes on car deck
  • Factory-applied metal grab irons, uncoupling levers, and trainline hoses
  • Rotating bearing caps
  • Die-cast metal semi-scale Type E lower shelf couplers
  • Barber S-2 70-ton roller-bearing trucks with rotating bearing caps and 33” (ends) and 36” (articulation points) metal wheelsets
  • Multi-piece brake plumbing and rigging
  • Minimum radius: 22” without customer-applied brake details installed, 26” with parts installed

Release date: Available now

Paint schemes: BNSF Ry. (Burlington Northern patchout, Cascade Green with distressed lettering and heralds in two road numbers) and Trailer Train (Patched with TTX “Speed Logos” [large in two road numbers, small in three numbers] and patched with TTX Pennsylvania heritage logo in one number. All TTX models have faded yellow paint.)

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