SouthWind Models Flat Cars

Manufacturer:SouthWind Models
Manufacturer ID:SWM-0040
Category:Flat Cars
Road Name:(undecorated)
Prototype Era:1942
Model Introduced:1990
Product Type:Brass
Erie/AAR. Riveted. This model was made in Korea by Duck Yoo Corp, and was sold unpainted. One hundred models were produced. Ed sprayed black Testors paint, and applied HO-scale decals, then added Kadee #802 couplers. Still needing to be done to this model at the time of the photograph is a weathering of the deck and spraying of Testors Dullcote.
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model owned by Edwin Kirstatter
photo © Edwin Kirstatter
Manufacturer:SouthWind Models
Category:Flat Cars
Road Name:Chicago & North Western (CNW)
Road Number:48053
Model Introduced:1999
Product Type:Brass
Model was available without load, with transformer load (two types), or with stator load. Made in Korea by OCS Micro Casting. These were factory-painted and lettered.
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model owned by Bill Winans
photo © Bill Winans
Manufacturer:SouthWind Models
Category:Flat Cars
Road Name:New York Central (NYC)
Road Number:499043
Model Introduced:1999
Product Type:Brass
Model was available without load, with transformer load (two types), or with stator load (shown). Made in Korea by OCS Micro Casting. These were factory-painted and lettered.
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model owned by Edwin Kirstatter
photo © Edwin Kirstatter
Manufacturer:SouthWind Models
Category:Flat Cars
Road Name:Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Prototype Class:F30A
Prototype Era:1933
Model Introduced:1990
Product Type:Brass
Sold unpainted, but modeled after the PRR. Welded-body. Bill's model is painted and lettered as per the prototype. One hundred models were produced.
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model owned by Bill Winans
photo © Bill Winans
Manufacturer:SouthWind Models
Category:Flat Cars
Road Name:Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Road Number:470200
Prototype Class:F34
Prototype Era:1938
Model Introduced:1999
Product Type:Brass
Model was available without load, with transformer load (two types), or with stator load. Made in Korea by OCS Micro Casting. These were factory-painted and lettered. Photo #2 shows John's model repainted and lettered for the Southern Pacific F-200-1 class, with weathering applied.
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model owned by Ken Zieska
photo © Ken Zieska
Manufacturer:SouthWind Models
Category:Flat Cars
Road Name:Westinghouse Electric (WECX)
Road Number:100
Model Introduced:1999
Product Type:Brass
It has four trucks. The model was available without load, with transformer load (two types), or with containerized stator load. Made in Korea by OCS Micro Casting.
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Photo #2
model owned by Jace Kahn
photo © Jace Kahn

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