{"id":5758849351832,"title":"Atlas O 8756 - X-29 40' Steel Box Car \"Pennsylvania\"","handle":"atlas-o-8756-x-29-40-steel-box-car-pennsylvania","description":"\u003cp\u003eThese are from an earlier run. 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While the design was certainly a good one, the car never became a recommended practice due to questions of the selected inside width. Nonetheless, quite a few railroads opted for the design and rostered sizeable fleets. 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We received them from another hobby shop. \u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch5\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eFeatures:\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan face=\"Arial\"\u003eHighly detailed ABS body\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan face=\"Arial\"\u003eDie-cast chassis\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan face=\"Arial\"\u003eFlat or corrugated ends are per the prototype\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan face=\"Arial\"\u003eDetail variations as appropriate for each version\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan face=\"Arial\"\u003eDifferent door styles\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan face=\"Arial\"\u003eAll metal separately-applied grab irons, ladders and stirrups\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan face=\"Arial\"\u003eAccurate painting and lettering\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan face=\"Arial\"\u003eMinimum diameter curve: O-31 (3-Rail)\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan face=\"Arial\"\u003eMinimum radius curve: 24\" (2-Rail)\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli class=\"arial\"\u003eSome assembly required for undecorated models.\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch5\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eOverview:\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003cp align=\"justify\"\u003e\u003cspan face=\"Arial\"\u003eIn 1923, the ARA (American Railway Association) proposed a standard design all-steel box car for the railroads. While the design was certainly a good one, the car never became a recommended practice due to questions of the selected inside width. Nonetheless, quite a few railroads opted for the design and rostered sizeable fleets. The largest group of cars, by far, was class X-29 of the Pennsylvania Railroad.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\u003c\/ul\u003e"}

Atlas O 8756 - X-29 40' Steel Box Car "Pennsylvania"

$ 69.95 $ 74.95
Maximum quantity available reached.
Product Description

These are from an earlier run. We received them from another hobby shop.

 

Features:
  • Highly detailed ABS body
  • Die-cast chassis
  • Flat or corrugated ends are per the prototype
  • Detail variations as appropriate for each version
  • Different door styles
  • All metal separately-applied grab irons, ladders and stirrups
  • Accurate painting and lettering
  • Minimum diameter curve: O-31 (3-Rail)
  • Minimum radius curve: 24" (2-Rail)
  • Some assembly required for undecorated models.
Overview:

In 1923, the ARA (American Railway Association) proposed a standard design all-steel box car for the railroads. While the design was certainly a good one, the car never became a recommended practice due to questions of the selected inside width. Nonetheless, quite a few railroads opted for the design and rostered sizeable fleets. The largest group of cars, by far, was class X-29 of the Pennsylvania Railroad.