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HO Railroad 57 Foot Simple Well Car

by HO Scalers

HO Railroad 57 Foot Simple Well Car 3d printed
HO Railroad 57 Foot Simple Well Car 3d printed
HO Railroad 57 Foot Simple Well Car 3d printed

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  • 3D printed in White Strong & Flexible: White nylon plastic with a matte finish and slight grainy feel.
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HO Railroad Well Car designed to work with 18" curves and look good next to readily available inexpensive rolling stock like I own.

My trial model was printed in White Strong and Flexible. I ended up pulling a dozen or so rail cars behind it with no problem. If you print it in another material I would love feedback on your results.

It is simulating a 57 foot well car and will hold either a 44 or so foot trailer or 34 foot or shorter container or two. I think a regular 28 footer on bottom and 40 footer on top would look well.

To mount trucks I screwed a small hole center in one of the edges and used a machine screw then a couple washers to achieve the height I wanted and to clear the coupler housing.

For coupler mounting I used a Kadee housing and super glue.

My paint scheme is loosely Alaska Railroad since I already own some red BNSF well cars. Do not the rough texture compared to plastic models. Soon I will order some decals to liven it up further.
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HO Railroad 57 Foot Simple Well Car in White Strong & Flexible
Width Height Depth
19.14 cm 3.55 cm 1.232 cm
This model is 3D Printed in White Strong & Flexible: White nylon plastic with a matte finish and slight grainy feel.
Last updated on 11/24/2012


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