RailSmith Models 8-duplex-roomette, 6-roomette, 3-bedroom, 1-compartment lightweight sleeper
Scale: N (1:160)
Price: See individual passenger cars
Era: 1947 to early 1970s (varies depending on paint scheme)
Manufacturer: RailSmith Models, P.O. Box 188, Prineville, OR 97754, lowellsmith.net
RailSmith Models 8-duplex-roomette, 6-roomette, 3-bedroom, 1-compartment lightweight sleeper features:
- Clear window glazing
- Injection-molded plastic body
- Metal wheels on plastic axles
- Molded underbody detail
- Plastic interior
- Screw-mounted trucks
- Molded side grab irons painted stainless steel
- Truck-mounted couplers
Road names: Northern Pacific (1953 North Coast Limited Loewy two-tone green) – Nos. 350 and 352 two-pack, $94. Northern Pacific (1947 North Coast Limited Pine Tree scheme) – Missoula, $48; Helena, Missoula, and Walla Walla three-pack, $134. Great Northern (Big Sky Blue) – Fraser River, $47; Bad Axe River, Snohomish River, and Fraser River three-pack, $139.
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