1940 Box Car, Double-door

Manufacturer:Pacific Rail Shops
Category:Box Car, Double-door
Prototype Year/Era:1940
Road Name:Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Road Number:65146
Prototype Class:X37b
Model Introduced:1995
Product Type:Kit
Finishunpainted
Prototype Dimensions:40'
This car was produced to celebrate the South Jersey S Scalers' 5th anniversary. The model came with National Type B-1 trucks. Available with the following road numbers (with the special text and # of kits produced) 64707, 64709, etc. (6 other road numbers 50 kits) 64958 ("Buy War Bonds" 64 kits) 65146 ("...return to PRR Midvale Phila" 49 kits) 66913 ("...return to PRR Detroit Mich" 75 kits) 66974 (50 kits) 67368 ("...return to South Buffalo..." 49 kits) The main photo shows Ed's model, to which he added Kadee #802 couplers and some weight. The additional photos by Bill Lane show some other road numbers.
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photo © Ed Kirstatter

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