Check out the HO Scale Trinity 31,000 Gallon Crude Oil Tank Cars coming this summer from ScaleTrains

February 28, 2016

White Rose Hobbies / is now a select dealer for ScaleTrains products. We are excited to be partnered up with a new innovative company. Check out the HO Scale Trinity 31,000 Gallon Crude Oil Tank Cars coming this summer from ScaleTrains available in 2 levels of detail!


First lets explain the 2 levels of detail that will be offered:

OP-Logo_largeOperator™ trains are built for modelers who enjoy running high-quality, realistic trains at an affordable price. Designed from builder’s drawings and photographs, Operator models have fewer factory-applied parts and simplified printing. For added versatility, super-detail parts are available separately.

RC-Logo_largeThe Rivet Counter™ line strives to create the most accurately detailed models imaginable. The real-world counterpart is meticulously researched to ensure prototype fidelity. Each model features numerous factory applied parts including roadname and road number specific details whenever possible.

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Since 2012, TrinityRail® has built thousands of 31,000 Gallon Crude Oil Tank Cars to meet the growing needs of the oil industry. Mile-long unit trains with 100+ cars crisscross the United States and Canada daily to deliver crude from the oil fields of North Dakota, Wyoming and Montana to refineries on the East, Gulf and West Coasts. The TrinityRail tank car is easy recognizable by its unique trapezoid-shaped end shields.

• Multiple road numbers
• Factory assembled
Color matched to Tru-Color Paint

Operator Features:
• Distinct model details
• Simplified underbody brake rigging details
• Body mounted semi scale knuckle couplers
• Accurately profiled .110″ wide wheel tread
• Available separately- modeler applied
detail parts and decal sheet with
additional lettering
Rivet Counter Features:
• Etched-metal head shields
• Detailed manway cover and protective housing
• See-throug top and end platforms
• Simplified underbody brake rigging details
• Sturdy metal anti-personnel rods
• Detailed tank saddles with defect card holders
• Metal corner and end sill grab irons
• Underbody outlet valve and chain
• FRA-224 yellow conspicuity striping
• Printed hazmat placards
• ASF Motion Control Super Service 110-ton trucks with rotating bearing caps
• Numerous separately applied brake parts
• Metal semi-scale SE Type double-shelf knuckle couplers
• 36″ metal wheels

Available in the following road names:

Deep Rock Refining DPRX (Operator Series 12 #’s, Rivet Counter Series 24 #’s)
Trinity Industries Leasing TILX (Operator Series 12 #’s, Rivet Counter Series 24 #’s)
General American Transportation Company GATX (Operator Series 12 #’s, Rivet Counter Series 24 #’s)
Valero Marketing and Supply Co. VMSX (Operator Series 12 #’s, Rivet Counter Series 24 #’s)

CLICK HERE to check them all out now.