Prototype: German Federal Railroad (DB) express train passenger cars painted and lettered for the TEE. 1 type WRum 131 bi-level dining car, 1 type Apum 121 open seating car with a rounded roof.
Model: These TEE "Rheingold" cars look as they did around 1967. The roof shapes, side walls, underbodies, and skirting are specific to the type of car. The trucks are Minden-Deutz designs with brake shoes, magnetic rail brakes, and separately applied generators. The vista dome car (type ADum) has 8 roof windows. The car roofs can be removed from the cars. These four-axle express train passenger cars are not available separately. All of the cars have detailed interiors and built-in interior lighting. The dining car is also equipped with working table lamps. The cars have guide mechanisms for the couplers in order to provide close-coupled car spacing. The cars are ready for installation of reproduction prototype couplers. Minimum radius for operation 1,020 mm / 40-3/16". Total length over the buffers 150.0 cm / 59".
- Highly detailed construction.
- Prototypical train composition.
- Class E 03 locomotive goes well with these cars.
- Other cars available to add to these cars.