Set of eight Skid cars to use as a load. The car surrounds, front and rear, are made from etched brass which gives a smooth surface for painting. The etchings are preformed to shape. The base of the car is resin and nickel silver rod is used for the safety bar. White metal clamps for the bar are included together with full instructions for the construction and painting of the cars. The casters under the car are not modelled.