railbus On30, bachmann rail truck becomes a railbus , rio models 1.43 #87

RIO MODELS BUS 1914-1915 , TO BE CONVERTED INTO A RAIL BUS USING BACHMANNS ON30 RAIL TRUCK

THIS IS RIO MODELS # 87 THE EXTREMELY RARE BLUE FIAT BUS, THIS IS A 4 WINDOW BUS AND THE YELLOW ONES ARE 5 WINDOWS ON THE SIDE. ..1914--1915--1916 FIAT OMNIBUS 18BL 1.43 scale to use with o scale

I built a total of 7 versions of the rail bus using the rio bus as a start and placing it on top of the bachmann rail truck. You may have to cut away or not the stock drivers seat, easy to do and just file the metal. These also look better with the wheel well filled in. There are many ways to build this just use your imagination. I also used a mack truck hood rad assembly from precision scale in place of the stock front. You can build these with and without fenders, your choice, enjoy the photos.

The top is removable, it has a full interior seating with curtains. Has to be re-arranged to clear truck remote control system, if used. THIS 4 WINDOW IS EXTREMELY HARD TO FIND, I HAVE ONLY SEEN THE ONE I HAVE, THATS WHY THE PRICE.

This 1.43 scale model is perfect to use with all 1.48 and 1/4 inch models in the O scale, on30 ranges as displayed with the pictures The Rio auto models are perfect to use because there is not much available in high quality , highly detailed autos to use to decorate your model rail road. Get your
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