HO 1/87 Conveyor Unloader - Rail Hoppers/Road tank

HO 1/87 Conveyor Unloader - Rail Hoppers/Road tank 3d printed Miniatures Vehicles My conveyer/unloader, painted, weathered & decalled. Four corner wheels swivel.
My conveyer/unloader, painted, weathered & decalled. Four corner wheels swivel.
HO 1/87 Conveyor Unloader - Rail Hoppers/Road tank 3d printed Miniatures Vehicles My conveyer/unloader, painted, weathered & decalled. Four corner wheels swivel.
HO 1/87 Conveyor Unloader - Rail Hoppers/Road tank 3d printed Miniatures Vehicles My conveyer/unloader, painted, weathered & decalled. Four corner wheels swivel.
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HO 1/87 Conveyor Unloader - Rail Hoppers/Road tank 3d printed Miniatures Vehicles Note the radiator, fuel tank, exhaust stack & control box.
HO 1/87 Conveyor Unloader - Rail Hoppers/Road tank 3d printed Miniatures Vehicles Note the radiator, fuel tank, exhaust stack & control box.
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HO 1/87 Conveyor Unloader - Rail Hoppers/Road tank 3d printed Miniatures Vehicles Note the modified hatch on one of my dry bulk trailers, positioned so the unloader can fill the tanker.
HO 1/87 Conveyor Unloader - Rail Hoppers/Road tank 3d printed Miniatures Vehicles Note the modified hatch on one of my dry bulk trailers, positioned so the unloader can fill the tanker.
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HO 1/87 Conveyor Unloader - Rail Hoppers/Road tank 3d printed Miniatures Vehicles My conveyer/unloader model on Andrew Browne's layout. Note he has cut & repositioned the conveyer belt into an upright position, so he can switch cars in the siding without moving the unloader each time. Both trailers are my 3D designs too. The one at the crossing is a 1636 & the one in the yard is a 1625V.
HO 1/87 Conveyor Unloader - Rail Hoppers/Road tank 3d printed Miniatures Vehicles My conveyer/unloader model on Andrew Browne's layout. Note he has cut & repositioned the conveyer belt into an upright position, so he can switch cars in the siding without moving the unloader each time. Both trailers are my 3D designs too. The one at the crossing is a 1636 & the one in the yard is a 1625V.
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HO 1/87 Conveyor Unloader - Rail Hoppers/Road tank 3d printed Miniatures Vehicles Photo of an actual conveyer/unloader.
HO 1/87 Conveyor Unloader - Rail Hoppers/Road tank 3d printed Miniatures Vehicles Photo of an actual conveyer/unloader.
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HO 1/87 Conveyor Unloader - Rail Hoppers/Road tank 3d printed Miniatures Vehicles Frosted Detail
HO 1/87 Conveyor Unloader - Rail Hoppers/Road tank 3d printed Miniatures Vehicles Frosted Detail
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HO 1/87 Conveyor Unloader - Rail Hoppers/Road tank 3d printed Miniatures Vehicles The wheels need to be cut from the underside of the conveyer & push-fit into the frame. They should swivel to allow the model to be posed.
HO 1/87 Conveyor Unloader - Rail Hoppers/Road tank 3d printed Miniatures Vehicles The wheels need to be cut from the underside of the conveyer & push-fit into the frame. They should swivel to allow the model to be posed.
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About this Product

A conveyer Unloader for rail yards or depots where hopper cars can gravity unload to road tankers. This is based on a prototypte (see photo) and the conveyer should fit under most HO Hopper cars. I've made the wheels rotatable, as per the prototype and they could be set to different heights with a little adhesive (they are supplied on sprues and can be snipped off and fitted to the chassis). The discharge tube should fit over my bulk trailer models, but could be extended with a plastic, or paper-made tube. The model could be used in reverse, to unload a road trailer and load a rail hopper. Please note, the images are from my 3D CAD model and not the actual printed model. I'd be pleased to receive photos from any customer who has received their Conveyer model.

Dimensions

IN: 4.43 w x 1.144 d x 3.239 h
CM: 11.252 w x 2.906 d x 8.226 h
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Very nice model,to say the least,very detailed.Is there any decals avaliable for the model?O who actually manufactures this equipment?
July 19, 2014, 11:40 pm
 
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