Freight Car Loads: Transformers

Name:Electric Substation SF6 Gas Circuit Breaker
Manufacturer:Multiscale Digital (click for web site)
Product Type:3D-printed Plastic
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Name:High Tension Transformer Base
Manufacturer:Multiscale Digital (click for web site)
Product Type:3D-printed Plastic
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Name:High Voltage Transformer Base
Manufacturer:Multiscale Digital (click for web site)
Product Type:3D-printed Plastic
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Name:High Voltage Transformer Base Tall
Manufacturer:Multiscale Digital (click for web site)
Product Type:3D-printed Plastic
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Name:Railroad Pole Transformer
Manufacturer:Multiscale Digital (click for web site)
Product Type:3D-printed Plastic
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Name:Stator
Manufacturer:SouthWind Models
Product Type:Brass Kit
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When SouthWind Models created their 250-ton 4-truck flat car, they also had OCS Micro Casting of Korea make three heavy-duty loads to go with that car (available separately). There were two transformers (smaller and larger) and this stator.
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Name:Transformer
Manufacturer:B.T.S. (click for web site)
Manufacturer ID:04000
Product Type:Resin Kit
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Name:Transformer
Manufacturer:Walthers
Product Type:Plastic Kit
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Transformers come in all sizes, as per their load's demand, so this tarp-covered HO-scale one is perfectly acceptable on an S-scale freight car. Shown here on a wooden base on an A.C. Gilbert American Flyer 46-foot flat car (as an aside, Ed added a wooden car deck, applied decals from Greg Komar, and installed scale couplers and wheels, to complete this car).
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Name:Transformer
Manufacturer:Walthers
Manufacturer ID:933-3126
Product Type:Plastic Kit
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This HO-scale transformer would have an S-scale footprint of 6'x13', and would be good for a depressed-center flat car load.
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Name:Transformer A
Manufacturer:SouthWind Models
Product Type:Brass Kit
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The transformer is shown in a River Raisin Models C&O well-hole flat car. Ed installed screws into the bottom to securely fasten the load to car. He also added the decals, which were supplied with the model.
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Name:Transformer B
Manufacturer:SouthWind Models
Product Type:Brass Kit
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The transformer is shown in a SouthWind Models 250-ton 4-truck flat car. Ed installed screws into the bottom to securely fasten the load to car. He also added the decals.
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photo © Ed Kirstatter

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