Available HO scale Kits
Production runs will be limited with no guarantee of reruns.
Please keep in mind these important points about Resin Car Works kits.
- All kits will be run in limited batches. Additional limited batches of specific kits may be run as demand warrants.
- 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 several months before everything is on hand.
Several previously produced kits are not currently available.
Details for out of production kits can be reviewed on the Resin Car Works Kit archive page.
Kits 17.1 and 17.2 - Louisville & Nashville 40-foot steel, drop bottom gondola
The L&N added more than 9,000 cars of this steel gondola design to their coal hauling fleet through the 1920s. These Pressed Steel Car Company products had an inside length of 40’ 6”, an inside height of 4’ 7 ½”, and
1765 cubic foot capacity. They were equipped with six drop doors and their ends were flat with two horizontal
This kit has a one-piece carbody to ease assembly. Kits include Tichy Train Group brake hardware, Tahoe Model Works #01 50-ton Dalman two-level truck sideframes, and Precision Design Company decals. Couplers, wheelsets, and car weight are not included.
There are two versions of this kit.
Kit 17.1 includes decals for the as-built lettering.
Kit 17.2 includes
decals for repainted cars with the Old Reliable slogan.
Kit 17.1 and 17.2 are $45 each, plus shipping.
Info and kit instructions are available on this page of extra files to assist in your L&N steel gondola builds.
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.