Rapido Trains Inc. N 10-5 Sleeper, SP #9203
Manufacturer: Rapido Trains Inc.
- Super-detailed underbody
- Body-mounted Micro-Trains© couplers
- Fixed steps or partial skirts, as appropriate
- All air, steam and electrical lines represented
- Insulated 36 in metal wheelsets (no pizza cutters!)
- Battery-powered interior lighting
- Flush windows with painted gaskets and shades
- Full interior detail including armrests and headrests
- Diaphragms with etched brass end gates
- Painted metal roof grab irons applied at the factory
- Multiple car names and/or numbers per paint scheme
- Will operate smoothly on curves down to 9-3/4 in radius
- Super-detailled 41-N-11 or 41-BNO-11 trucks as appropriate
Pullman-Standard had a bright idea - passengers in double bedrooms pay a higher fare than roomette passengers, so why not put the bedrooms in the middle of the car so that those passengers get the smoothest ride? Thus was born the 10-5 sleeper.