Freight Crates

Just to prove that I am still here and sort of modelling… I am still writing up my Cleveland trip but in the meanwhile, I started to build my only major purchase – two freight crates.

These are from Fast Tracks – the answer to how to carry your box cars to a show or store them at home. I love Fast Tracks products but don’t need to hand lay any track so it was great to get these.

Freight Crates

Here’s the contents:


I made up the top and the bottom. They fit so well together:

Top and bottom

You even get a piece of wood as a glue scraper to make sure your joints are perfectly clean. Awesome.