CN Transcontinental 7-Car Passenger Set - Ready to Run -- Canadian National (1960s; black, white, red; CN Noodle Logo) Walthers Part # 381-106102 KATO Part# 106-102 The Kato CN Transcontinental 7-Car Passenger Set brings a great-looking passenger car set to your N Scale railroad. This train was typically hauled behindEMD F7 diesel locomotives wearing CN Sargent Stripes.In the waning years of U.S. railroad-operated passenger trains, forward-thinking Canadian National saw opportunities to purchase the best and most popular streamlined cars as U.S. lines put them up for sale. The Kato CN Transcontinental 7-Car Passenger Set uses a variety of ex-Union Pacific, Milwaukee Road, and Pennsylvania Railroad cars which the CN acquired over the years as they built up their passenger service in the pre-VIA Rail days of the late 1960s and 1970s. Cars feature detailed, injection-molded bodies, interior seats, metal wheels with electrical pickups, Kato magnetic knuckle couplers and accurate decoration with car names. Cars in the Transcontinental 7-car set include:
- Ex-UP Baggage 9160
- Ex-UP Pullman Coach 5712
- Ex-PRR Pullman 10-6 Sleeper 2130 "Terra Nova River"
- Ex-MILW Dome Lounge 2403 "Fraser"
- Ex-UP ACF Diner 1350
- Ex-MILW Pullman 10-6 Sleeper 2144 "Vermillion River"
- Ex-MILW Pullman Lounge Observation 1903 "Trinity"
Excellent set, with beautiful details. Runs fantastic, recommended.