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James Costello

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Exactrail News in Sep/Oct 18 NSR
« on: October 16, 2018, 09:33:56 PM »
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Flicking through the Sep/Oct 2018 N Scale Railroading last night and caught the following:

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Exactrail is working on an all-new N Trinity boxcar and N Airflow-2 hoppers and are working on a new body mounted coupler

Interesting news on a few fronts.....

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Re: Exactrail News in Sep/Oct 18 NSR
« Reply #1 on: October 16, 2018, 09:47:18 PM »
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What they need to do is another run of TTX bulkhead flat cars...

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Re: Exactrail News in Sep/Oct 18 NSR
« Reply #2 on: October 16, 2018, 10:44:39 PM »
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I have never seen a company under utilize tooling to the level ER does. They have literally dozens of high quality cars with only a few road names each.
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Re: Exactrail News in Sep/Oct 18 NSR
« Reply #3 on: October 17, 2018, 01:09:16 AM »
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I have never seen a company under utilize tooling to the level ER does. They have literally dozens of high quality cars with only a few road names each.


Rivaled only by MT and their PS-4427 CF Covered Hopper?
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Re: Exactrail News in Sep/Oct 18 NSR
« Reply #4 on: October 17, 2018, 02:03:31 AM »
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Ugh... The 4427. I think ER, MTL, Walters, and Trainworx all made versions of this and all did only one run.

I hope Atlas update their molds a bit and cranks these out like no tomorrow. They would really component their Thrall hopper in the Trainman line.

My guess on MTL is that they are working on making walkways out of something slightly less time consuming to make.
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Re: Exactrail News in Sep/Oct 18 NSR
« Reply #5 on: October 17, 2018, 03:22:25 AM »
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TBOX!! (Icicles would be cool too.)

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Re: Exactrail News in Sep/Oct 18 NSR
« Reply #6 on: October 17, 2018, 06:04:03 PM »
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I hope they make the auto flood II cars in N

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Re: Exactrail News in Sep/Oct 18 NSR
« Reply #7 on: October 17, 2018, 06:11:19 PM »
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TBOXes would send me to the poor house. I need so many...

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Re: Exactrail News in Sep/Oct 18 NSR
« Reply #8 on: October 20, 2018, 10:06:23 AM »
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Extended draft gear coupler boxes would be useful