Central Vermont (CV) Refrigerator Cars, Express

Manufacturer:Kinsman Scale Models
Category:Refrigerator Cars, Express
Road Name:Central Vermont (CV)
Road Number:556
Model Introduced:1964
Product Type:Craftsman Kit
Modeling Notes:view our page
This wood reefer kit came with pre-painted and lettered sides, and also included letterboards, and soft-metal and stamped-brass details. Dick's model was built by Virgil Crosby. Items not included with the kit that were added to the model are Nimco suburban trucks and Kadee HO-scale couplers. The product was reviewed in the June 1964 S Gauge Herald (see Online Article link). This model is now available from Scenery Unlimited (see Photo #2).
Photo #2
model owned by Dick Karnes
photo © Dick Karnes
Manufacturer:Scenery Unlimited
Category:Refrigerator Cars, Express
Road Name:Central Vermont (CV)
Model Introduced:1979
Product Type:Kit
The kit consisted of:
- Northeastern Scale Models basswood parts
- Stewart soft-metal castings
- Wisconsin Central Supply silk-screened sides
- drawings
- instructions
It did not include trucks nor couplers. They are the old Kinsman kits (see Photo #2 for Dick Karnes' original Kinsman kit).
Photo #2
photo © (Scenery Unlimited stock photo)

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