Hi, I am Florian and one of the very few (if not so, guys let me
know!) friends of the NCNGRR in Switzerland. After getting caught by
the NCNGRR some years ago I was very happy finding this group by
Right now, I am working on a scratch-built #7 and would like to start
with some wood kits for Carter Bros. 24' box-cars soon. Beside
thousands of questions concerning #7 are just a couple about the box
Are there any kits of correct 8-ton Carter Bros. trucks on the market
Was the coupler hight only 22"?
Are there drawings available, that show those cars as they were on the
What is the prototype colour?
Was the underbody painted?
What coulour had the brake rigging,truss rods and the trucks?
Any kind of information is greatly appreciated.