Scale Car

Scale Car

 

an electrically propelled self-unloading gondola car used mainly in metallurgical plants to transfer ore or coke from storage bins to the blast-furnace skip pit. A scale car usually consists of two two-axle undercarriages supporting an open-top body. The body is divided by a transverse partition into two hoppers with sloping floors and mechanical dumpers.

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Newcastle's Lane7 is investing heavily in large scale car racing games and permanent indoor mini golf - two new firsts for the region - which come less than three years after opening in the city.
As well as the potential for of an estimated 4,000 jobs at the plant and up to a further 11,000 across JLR's supply chain, the new R&D site at Whitley will also smooth the way for a revival of large scale car making in the city - reinstating the city's dominance of the UK automotive industry.
There are only a few big scale car rental service companies but they have big fleets and branches in a number of cities.
The 1:64 scale car was designed with jewellers Jason of Beverly Hills, California.
On a global scale car ownership and sales have increased, mainly driven by the growth in Russia, India, China and South East Asia.
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Famously protective about his sculpture, Sir Gormley has previously criticised plans to illuminate it, and is said to have not been keen on a large scale car park directly underneath the sculpture.
If negotiations are successfully concluded it will be the first large scale car manufacturer to set up in Wales.
the DISTRONIC system - an intelligent cruise control and a world first in large scale car production.
The RIDEMAKERZ experience invites guests into the ultimate car customizing shop where they can build a one-of-a-kind 1:18 scale car or "RIDE".
The investment would see the first major scale car manufacturer setting up in Wales - and would be a huge boost to the economy's automotive sector.