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coal hopper wagon

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Hi all
Does any know of any coal hopper wagons on the market that have a trap door underneath similar to the old tri-ang wagons?
Many thanks in advance
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Nothing British. Remember that a working mechanical trapdoor also requires the building or bridge with mechansism to operate the trap which Rovex Triang Hornby of course did provide. I cannot ever recall seeing anything European so you may have to look to the USA. Rovex designers did like their mechanical working toys and it is a design skill that now seems to have been lost as the world has gone electronic.

I wonder how todays designers would design a Corgi James Bond Aston Martin ejector seat?

And would it be possible to apply DCC technology to a hopper wagon?

Happy modelling
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