N-Train kit. 1959 Underground Tube Train.
In service from 1959 to 2000
3D printed, polished nylon body kit, No-Frills Kit.
The kit consists of four bodies, and four dummy chassis.
Before starting, remove the sprue from each part and clean with warm soapy water. White powder may collect in cavities.
The surface texture is slightly rough. However, with a little care, this will look reasonable from normal viewing distance.
Paint with primer, then with suitable top coat. You may wish to use wet and dry paper between coats to help smooth the surface finish.
Your kit will be ready for despatch within three weeks
Suggested motorised chassis (Not included) Tomytec TM-05R
Vinyls are available from www.electrarail.co.uk
The 1959 Stock was built by Metro-Cammell in Birmingham. It operated at various times on the Northern line, Bakerloo line, Central line and Piccadilly line. The units had a long career, with some examples remaining in service until 2000, three years beyond their intended withdrawal date.