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Unlike the crane itself, which was a precision piece of gear made by a specialized company, the crane tender was usually a home-built affair, cobbled together from whatever a railroad's shop crew had lying around. Our model represents a typical such car, built from an older flatcar and part of an obsolete or wreck-damaged outside-braced wooden box car, now functioning as an equipment shed.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e"}

MTH 30-79525 - Crane Tender Car "American Steel"

$ 53.96 $ 59.95
Maximum quantity available reached.
Product Description

Product Specification:

  • Road Name: American Steel
  • Product Line: RailKing
  • Scale: O Scale
  • Estimated Release: Jan. 2017

Features:

  • Intricately Detailed, Durable ABS Body
  • Metal Wheels and Axles
  • Die-Cast 4-Wheel Trucks
  • Fast-Angle Wheel Sets
  • Needle-Point Axles
  • (2) Operating Die-Cast Metal Couplers
  • Operating Interior Lighting
  • Detailed Brake Wheel
  • Near-Scale Proportions
  • Unit Measures: 11 1/2" x 2 5/16" x 4"
  • Operates On O-27 Curves

Overview:

The crane tender had two jobs: to protect the crane's boom and enable it to be coupled with other cars on the way to a wreck site, and to carry the tools, chains, slings and other gear needed to clear a wreck. Unlike the crane itself, which was a precision piece of gear made by a specialized company, the crane tender was usually a home-built affair, cobbled together from whatever a railroad's shop crew had lying around. Our model represents a typical such car, built from an older flatcar and part of an obsolete or wreck-damaged outside-braced wooden box car, now functioning as an equipment shed.