26 July 2010
First Gear of Iowa have announced new tooling pieces including the 1/50 scale Case IH Steiger 485 Wheeled Tractor. ...
Iowa-based first Gear has announced the addition of brand new pieces of tooling to its 1/50 scale construction and agriculture range.
The 1/50 scale Case IH Steiger 485 Wheeled Tractor joins the growing agriculture line. And the very popular construction line welcomes the 1/50 scale Case IH Steiger 485HD Dual-Wheel Tractor and 1/50 scale Miskin D-19 Scraper – due for delivery in September 2010.
Its features include detailed cab interior with ROPS, articulated steering with pivoting centre point, front tool box, and removable outer wheels.
The Case IH Steiger 485HD Dual-Wheeled Tractor (Construction Version), also available from September 2010, features detailed cab interior with ROPS, articulated steering with pivoting centre point, front tool box, heavy-duty drawbars, built-in frame weight, tow cable, additional strobe lights and removable outer wheels.
The Miskin D-19 Scraper features free-rolling rubber tyres, with pivoting rear bolster that raises and lowers the bowl, along with hydraulic lines that hook up to the tractor and pivoting front drawbar.
Additionally, the Case IH Steiger 485HD Dual Wheeled Tractor can train and pull up to three of the new Miskin Scrapers. The Miskin Scraper can also be paired with the Case IH Steiger 485 Tractor.
Retail prices are yet to be confirmed. Visit the website: www.firstgearreplicas.com to see the entire range.