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Rapido Trains HO scale barrel ore hoppers

By Cody Grivno | August 4, 2022

Models based on National Steel Car prototypes

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Rapido Trains HO scale barrel ore hoppers

Join Senior Editor Cody Grivno as he reviews the new HO scale National Steel Car barrel ore hoppers from Rapido Trains. The models are offered in 35- and 42-foot versions and are decorated for Canadian National and Ontario Northland in various paint schemes. The ready-to-run barrel ore hoppers have 100-ton Barber S-2 trucks with metal wheels, factory-installed and painted wire grab irons, and see-through etched-metal end platforms. Product Review videos showcase the latest new items from manufacturers of products in Z, N, HO, S, O, and large scales. In the videos, you can watch locomotives in action, take a close-up look at details on freight cars, see kit components, and much more.

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