Re: New 53' corrugated containers from MCZ Models
- Malcom, the new containers look great. I placed a order for some of your new containers. The only containers I suggest for your next release is the Umax. They look sharp. I also like to see Tropical, but those maybe seen only in the caribbean.
--- In Z_Intermodal@yahoogroups.com, Malcolm Cleaveland <mcleavel@...> wrote:
> MCZ Models and Freudenreich Feinwerktechnik (FR) announce the newest
> addition to their line of injection molded, pad printed shipping
> containers. Each 53' container comes with a primed etched brass bottom.
> APL Ocean53: Corrugated 53' hi-cube container, blue with special Ocean53
> logo and large red eagle logo above large white "APL", plus all markings.
> The APL Ocean53 is the only 53' container designed to move loaded in
> transoceanic commerce and is specially reinforced for the rigors of the
> marine environment. Filled at manufacturers' loading docks in N. America
> or overseas, it travels directly to the recipient. When the recipient is
> in N. America, the container can be loaded directly on a train for
> delivery without the added step of loading a 53' container from the usual
> 40' maritime containers.
> J. B. Hunt: Corrugated 53' hi-cube container, white with J.B. Hunt logo,
> plus all markings. In 2011 Hunt had more than one million intermodal
> moves. Note that these Hunt containers do not have the green
> "INTERMODAL" underneath the logo, extending the approximate time period.
> Pacer Stacktrain: Corrugated 53' hi-cube container, blue with intricate
> Pacer logo, red "Pacer" and white "Stacktrain", plus all markings.
> Schneider National: Corrugated 53' hi-cube container, orange with black
> "Schneider National" logo, plus all markings.
> These containers fit in the wells of FR 56' Gundersons and AZL 53' NSC
> double stacks and on top of 40' containers in the wells of MTL
> Gundersons. The pins fit Marklin containers and will fit on top of AZL
> and MTL containers with some additional help such as temporary adhesive
> (AZL and MTL pins are too large to fit into the receptacles of MCZ
> List price is $9.95. Available from U.S. dealers: Needtrains.com,
> Zscalemonster, Ztrack, Hobbycraftsnmore, Norm's Train World and Z Train
> Things (in no particular order) and in Europe from Freudenreich
> Also available 53' containers: APL(for domestic intermodal use only),
> blue CSX Intermodal, Hub Group, Swift, Triton and undecorated.
> Available 40' hi-cube corrugated containers: APL, China Shipping,
> Cosco, Evergreen, Hanjin, Hapag-Lloyd, Ivaran, "K" Line, Maersk,
> Mediterranean Shipping Co., Nedlloyd, Yang Ming, Zim and undecorated.
> Malcolm Z
> MCZ Models