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Email or call 317-201-4974 to discuss your project today!



Streamlined Backshop Services is an authorized dealer for all major DCC manufacturers including:


CT Elektronik

DCC Specialties


ESU-Electronic Solutions

Lenz USA

MRC Corporation

NCE Corporation

QSI Solutions



TCS-Train Control Systems

Zimo USA


Be sure to contact us if you don't find what you are looking for.  We can ship most items in 5-7 business days.



Be sure to visit our YouTube channel at 
Streamlined Backshop Services to see video demonstrations of some of our projects.


Be sure to visit our store,Streamlined Backshop Services, where you can purchase many great items like DCC Decoders and Command Stations, DCC Installation Parts, Locomotives and Rolling Stock, Ready-To-Run Sound Cars, and our exclusive custom-engineered truck pick-ups.


Be sure to visit our friends at www.hoseeker.netwhere you can find parts lists and diagrams of all your vintage and contemporary locomotives.



Z-N-HO Power Truck Assemblies

Streamlined Backshop Services is now offering our stand-alone R-T-R Power Truck Assemblies for sale. 

Long gone are the days when you wished you could collect power for your N-Scale rolling stock from the rails. My power truck assemblies are perfect for the job! The best part of the design is that the unit operates on track power by using my exclusive truck mounted contacts.

The benefits of this design include:

  • No hassle design means no wires, no batteries, no hands.
  • Pre-wired and assembled for easy installation.
  • Two or four wheel pickup options.
  • 4-40 screw or King-pin mounting options 

This listing is for (1 pr) of Streamlined Backshop Services Power Truck Assembly. The Power Truck Assembly can be used in nearly any application a standard replacement truck can be used. The Power Truck Assembly can be adapted to fit nearly car in your fleet. The Power Truck Assembly features 4 or 8-wheel pick up by using my exclusive contact design and is available with a 4-40 screw or king pin mount. Perfect for the Do-It-Yourselfer's in the crowd.

The Power Truck Assembly includes the following items:

  • (2) Truck Frames w/ Couplers
  • (4) SBS F4W-440 Truck Pickups
  • (4) Insulated Metal Wheel Sets
  • (1) SBS 4-40 Hardware Kit (includes 2 each 4-40 Nylon Screws, 4-40 Nylon Nuts and Polyimide Washers) and (1) King Pin Set
  • (2) Red and (2) Black 32 ga 3 inch Wires
  • (1) Drill Template for 50' Box Car floor

You will need a #43 drill and 4-40 tap to install the included screws.  These items can be obtained from many sources including the SBS 4-40 Drill & Tap Set.


Finally. A clean and easy way to power a decoder or interior lighting kit using track power in your freight and passenger cars.


YEAH! No more batteries.




You can purchase a set today from my online store


Streamlined Backshop Services