Available Kits

Production runs will be limited with no guarantee of reruns.

Please keep in mind these important points about Resin Car Works kits.

  1. All kits will be run in limited batches. Additional limited batches of specific kits may be run as demand warrants.
  2. All kits will contain custom parts; resin castings, decals, any special parts like photo-etchings, brake parts and instructions. These parts are supplied by small garage operations and arrive in batches for kit packaging. Staggered arrival of kit parts could delay filling orders for four to six weeks before everything is on hand.

Acid tank car and square-corner box car kits are not currently available.

Details for kits not currently available have been moved to a separate archive page for these Resin Car Works kits.


Kit 4.01 - Union Tank Line (UTLX) Class X-3 10,000-gallon tank car

The Union Tank Line introduced the X-3 tank car design in 1917. This Resin Car Works kit best reflects a series of 10K-gallon capacity UTLX X-3 tank cars built in 1923. The prototype cars were numbered as follows:

  • 27825 – 29324 1500 cars built by American Car and Foundry
  • 29325 – 29999 675 cars built by Standard Steel Car Company
  • 36500 – 36999 500 cars built by Cambria Steel

Kits are $60, plus shipping. Trucks and couplers are not included.

Decals are included with characters printed in yellow.

Please print out and complete this order form with the proper item code and quantity, then send it in with payment to the address on the form.

Check out this page of extra files to assist in your X-3 tank car builds.


Kit 2.01 - Illinois Central, Enterprise design, 33-foot, offset-side, twin hopper

From 1937 to 1949, 12,000 of these offset-side twin hoppers were manufactured for the Illinois Central by a variety of builders, including the railroad itself. Kits are $36, plus shipping. Trucks and couplers are not included.

Decals are included with characters printed in white. Here's the decal art.

Please print out and complete this order form with the proper item code and quantity, then send it in with payment to the address on the form.

Check out this page of extra files to assist in your hopper car builds.


Kit 2.02 - United States Army, Enterprise design, 33-foot, offset-side, twin hopper

USAX 55070-55076 were built in October 1949 by the General American Transportation Corporation. The US Navy also purchased two cars, USNX 3801 and 3802.

Kits are $36, plus shipping. Trucks and couplers are not included.

Decals are included with characters printed in white. Here's the decal art.

Please print out and complete this order form with the proper item code and quantity, then send it in with payment to the address on the form.