Search : Mkt:

N Scale - Micro-Trains Special Run - NSC 01-42 - Boxcar, Wood Sheathed, 40 Foot, Single Sliding Door - Fading Memories - 568

Please help keep TroveStar ad-free. Why?

N Scale - Micro-Trains Special Run - NSC 01-42 - Boxcar, Wood Sheathed, 40 Foot, Single Sliding Door - Fading Memories - 568 The image shown is the same body type though not necessarily the same road name or road number.

Brand Micro-Trains Special Run
Stock Number NSC 01-42
Manufacturer Micro-Trains Line
Commissioned By Mark Miller
Body Style Micro-Trains Boxcar 40 Foot Wood Sheathed
Road or Company Name Fading Memories (Details)
Additional Markings/Slogan Miller Rubber
Road or Reporting Number 568
Paint Color(s) Gray with Black Roof and Ends
Coupler Type MT Magne-Matic Knuckle
Wheel Type Injection Molded Plastic
Wheel Profile Standard
Multipack ID Number NSC 01-43
Series Name Fading Memories
Release Date 2001-01-01
Item Category Rolling Stock (Freight)
Model Type Boxcar
Model Subtype 40 Foot
Model Variety Wood Sheathed with Horizontal Brake
Prototype Boxcar, Wood Sheathed, 40 Foot, Single Sliding Door

People who viewed this item also viewed: none

Specific Item Information: Only available as part of 2-pack NSC 01-43 of which only 180 sets were made.

Manufacturer Information:
Kadee Quality Products originally got involved in N-Scale by producing a scaled-down version of their successful HO Magne-Matic knuckle coupler system. This coupler was superior to the ubiquitous 'Rapido' style coupler due to two primary factors: superior realistic appearance and the ability to automatically uncouple when stopped over a magnet embedded in a section of track. The success of these couplers in N-Scale quickly translated to the production of trucks, wheels and in 1972 a release of ready-to-run box cars.

Micro-Trains Line Co. split off from Kadee in 1990 to form a completely independent company. For this reason, products from this company can appear with labels from both enterprises. Due to the nature of production idiosyncrasies and various random factors, the rolling stock from Micro-Trains can have all sorts of interesting variations in both their packaging as well as the products themselves. When acquiring an MTL product it is very important to understand these important production variations that can greatly enhance (or decrease) the value of your purchase.

Item created by: gdm on 2017-08-30 10:05:27

If you see errors or missing data in this entry, please feel free to log in and edit it. Anyone with a Gmail account can log in instantly.