Metal Kit Models by Nixon Model Co (Nimco)

Manufacturer:Nixon Model Co (Nimco)
Category:Passenger Car, Coach
Road Name:New York Central (NYC)
Road Number:461
Product Type:Metal Kit
Finishunpainted
This passenger car kit consisted of extruded aluminum sides, separate punched aluminum window sash, cast white-metal ends, brass doors, wood floor and roof, and celluloid window material. Dick added the Walthers HO-scale lavatory vents, hand-carved wooden Ward vents, SouthWind Commonwealth trucks, Super Scale steps, some Super Scale and some scratch-built underbody parts, wire grabs, MHP diaphragms, Champ decals, and S-scale Kadee couplers.
Photo
photo © Dick Karnes
Manufacturer:Nixon Model Co (Nimco)
Manufacturer ID:SR-1
Category:Refrigerator Car, Ice
Product Type:Metal Kit
Finishunpainted
This kit consisted of precision-cut wood body, white metal castings for the door hinges, latch bars, and end sills, stamped-metal ladders, formed-wire grab irons. Ed added Kadee #808 S-scale couplers, cut levers, American Models trucks, AB brakes by Liberty Models, and some leftover Enhorning SR-46 decals (restored with Microscale Liquid Decal film). The car was painted with three colors of Scalecoat II.
Photo
photo © Ed Kirstatter

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