Jon Miller <atsf@...>
The type V is the "Van Dyke" frameless tank car. Theseare offered by Precision Scale in an injection molded kit, but the
model is really of a narrow gauge car that had been converted from a
standard gauge car<
These are actually sold in both gauges. I have two of the standard
gauge kits. The quality of the tank molding was not the greatest but it
works. Most of the fitting are brass.
but the MDCcar needs a completely new frame<
Athearn (via Horizon) is the new owner. I wonder if they might do so
work on this car?
IM and P2K AC&F frames --sic--two relatively accurate frames<I'm not impressed with the IM frame and thought there had been many
comments on it? We were supposed to get a new one in resin but it never
For me time has stopped in 1941
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