Skip to main content

We are on VACATION.  On-line store remains open with GREAT deals on engines and rolling stock.  Items will not ship until June 25th.

Athearn RTR 28038 NOL 45' Containers 3-pack HO

Athearn R-T-R

MSRP: $49.99
$39.00
(You save $10.99 )
(No reviews yet) Write a Review
SKU:
ath28038
Weight:
1.00 LBS
Shipping:
Calculated at Checkout
Adding to cart… The item has been added

MODEL FEATURES: 

  • Fully assembled
  • Easily stackable
  • Each container is individually numbered

PRIMED FOR GRIME MODELS FEATURE

  • Duplicated look and feel of “In Service” equipment
  • Faded base colors matched to the prototype
  • Perfect starting point for adding grime and rust

PROTOTYPE AND BACKGROUND INFO:

An intermodal container is a large standardized shipping container, designed and built for intermodal freight transport, meaning these containers can be used across different modes of transport – from ship to rail to truck – without unloading and reloading their cargo. Forty-five foot containers such as this model are commonly used in situations where increased capacity is needed. Corrugating the sheet metal used for the sides and roof contributes significantly to the container’s rigidity and stacking strength, just like in corrugated iron or in cardboard boxes. International (ISO) containers have castings with openings for twistlock fasteners at each of the eight corners, to allow gripping the box from above, below, or the side, and they can be stacked up to ten units high for storage.

Sign Up For Newsletter