Kansas City, Mo.; Jacksonville Terminal Company announces, for the first time in N scale, Flatrack containers with Collapsible ends. This newly tooled model will be available in 40' standard height, 20' standard height and a 40' high-cube height version. First test samples are on display at the NMRA National Train Show Booth. Please see flyer1 and flyer 2 for more information. First release will be the 40' standard version, expected in October 2018. Additional details TBA.
Greetings, The July And August Releases are shown below. July releases are at Dealers Now, August releases will be shipped the first week of August. August 40' HC Releases are Beacon, Beacon GCL, Red Cross and LISKI. August 20' std Releases are Safmarine & Red Cross. A new batch will be announced at the NMRA National Train Show in August, as well as New Container models. All models have 'IBC' connecting PINS and a magnetic connecting system. Enjoy this APL 170 years Video; https://youtu.be/njKnPNBaT1U
One feature of JTC container models is multiple door styles to match prototypes. Here is a link to the 40' HC doors document, our thoughts on the subject and the model. The 40' HC models will ship the last week of June, with the 20' models following. Samples: