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Photo:Thomas Küstner

Flatcar carrying containers and logs

The "R-w" long cars used for log transportation on the Rhaetian Railway are freight cars that can transport containers and heavy machinery in addition to logs. The R-w with "railCare" containers is now available in a 4-car set.


RhB Flat Car R-w with Containers




Photo:Thomas Küstner

・A long freight car R-w to carry logs will join the series of Rhaetische Bahn.
・Among R-w cars, Kato will make scale models of Car Nos. 8381 through 8385 which are equipped with container latches.
・The set loaded with logs will be made into a scale model loaded with 3 piles of logs.
・Supports on the car sides are included in the set. Selection can be made either to erect or lay them down.
・A design of Swiss logistics company "Railcare" is adopted for containers, with cute ilustrations on all white containers.
・Equipped with short couplers as standard. Arnold couplers are included for exchange.
・Accessories in each set: Arnold couplers for exchange, supports, brake handles for 4-car sets
・Accessories for a single car: Arnold couplers for exchange, supports, brake handle for 1 car
・Minimum negotiable radius: R150

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