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ISO Containers from the 1980s


ess1uk

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with a full rake of 5 vintage Hornby FFA/FGA wagons i needed an assortment of 1980s ISO containers as a replacement for the aged Hornby boxes.
The plan was to get some of the Wild Boar containers until i saw the ready to use C-Rail-Intermodal offerings.
So whilst at the DEMU Showcase 2016 i purchased 4 of the C-Rail containers.

 

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shown below are 2 balanced on the wagon before the lugs for the original containers are cut off.


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just wondering what the best way will be to keep the new containers on the wagon?
Do i cut the lugs off or drill holes in the bottom of the new containers?

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Magnets?

Where to put them?

No opening doors on these new containers and the wagon is plastic.

Double sided tape is looking favourite as it is thin, easily concealed and replaced.

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Blue tack or glue dots, or just glue them on if you don`t intend to swap between era`s.

I would like to be able to take them off occasionally so a semi permanent solution is the way forward.

Thanks for looking

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