1913 Box Car, Single Door

Manufacturer:The Supply Car
Manufacturer ID:1001
Category:Box Car, Single Door
Prototype Year/Era:1913
Road Name:Northern Pacific (NP)
Product Type:Wood Kit
Prototype Capacity:80,000lbs
Prototype Dimensions:40'
This kit represents the NP's road number range of #39500 through 40989 and 21500 through 23999. There were nearly 2,500 of these cars built starting in 1913. They have an interior height of 8'8", a radial roof, truss rods, a short fishbelly underframe, 6-foot wide doors, K brakes with a vertical brake staff. The kit was produced for The Supply Car by Lake Junction Models, and included Jerry Glow decals, but no trucks or couplers. The photos show the finished model and the before-paint state.
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photo © Bob Hogan

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