ScaleTrains has announced the Pullman Standard N scale 4785cf covered hopper at the N Scale Convention in Salt Lake City. The PS-2CD 4785 hopper was originally built in 1967  and built over a 5-year production span. These are still found today carrying anything from grain to minerals to chemicals. They could be specs in a variety of different configurations and ScaleTrains is offering them in a likewise number of different offerings. Models feature:

  • All-new model
  • Four (4) different road numbers
  • Two different roof hatch options: Continuous Trough or 3-Trough.
  • Apex (slotted) walkways and coupler
    • Photo-etched stainless steel see-through running board with plastic grab irons
    • Photo-etched stainless steel see-through end crossover platforms
  • Two different end brace and grab variations– see roadname above for specific version
  • Two different “end cage” grab iron and support – see roadname above for specific version
  • Gravity or Gravity-Pneumatic outlets – see roadname above for specific version
  • End shear plates – denoted as appropriate by roadname above
  • Factory-applied ladders with metal rungs
  • Factory-applied trainline pipe
  • Brake plumbing with separate air reservoir amd control valve details plus separately applied wireform plumbing.
  • Handbrakes mounted to stands, end supports, and or end shear plate – see roadname above for specific version
  • Plastic semi-scale standard Type E couplers
  • Highly-detailed Barber S-2 100-ton trucks with finely rendered raised foundry data
  • 36” machined metal wheels
  • Minimum radius: 10”
  • Recommended radius: 12”

 

All Rivet Counter N Scale Freight Cars Feature

  • Fully assembled
  • Color matched to Tru-Color Paint colors whenever possible
  • Printing and lettering legible even under magnification
  • Coupler cut levers
  • Trainline hoses
  • Intricate brake plumbing
  • Weighted to Industry standards
  • Operates on Code 55 and 70 Rail
  • Clear jewel box packaging safely stores model

AVAILABLE: Winter 2018

MSRP: 1-5 cars – $31.99  6+ – $29.99

Preorders and lots more information can be found on the ScaleTrains website HERE.