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With your modeling skills,
take our prototypical kits from this........
NKP Car Company produces a broad line of passenger
cars made to a specific prototype to accurately model a particular railroad
or train. Our HO scale car sides are .020" etched brass, plated
or un-plated per prototype, with etched handrail holes and proto-specific
details as to fluting, rivet patterns, windows, skirt details and steps.
This site shows all current "In-Stock" Some cars include body kits
and other detail parts. Most streamlined cars utilize the Train Station
Products body kits and appropriate trucks - sold separately.
Our kits are easy to build
utilizing simple tools and moderate modeling skills.
The body shell assembly begins
with attaching car ends to the roof.
The sides can then be appropriately painted or decaled as necessary per
Glazing and shades can be
added to sides per the modeler's choice.
Styrene strips, including floor mount blocks, are
attached to the back of the car sides.
Sides are then
assembled to the roof/end "shell" forming a complete
The Floor is detailed/painted per prototype and
to the body.
Finally, mounting of the
trucks, couplers, diaphragms and other details completes the car.
Company also offers Train
Station Products and Accessories and Underbody
Detail Parts kits for your convenience. These kits provide an outstanding array of battery
boxes, air conditioning components, etc that add a proto-specific finish to your car.
Last updated: 11/12/2020
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