Plastic Models by Crown Model Products

Manufacturer:Crown Model Products
Manufacturer ID:SR-8004
Category:Refrigerator Car, Express
Prototype Year/Era:1920s-1970s
Road Name:General American Refrigerator Express (GARE)
Road Number:742
Model Introduced:1994
Product Type:Plastic
Finishpainted & lettered
"A&P". Injection-molded styrene car. Available with scale or hi-rail wheels and couplers. These were modeled after cars that had wood-sheathed sides, and steel roof and ends.
Photo
photo © Michael McConnell
Manufacturer:Crown Model Products
Manufacturer ID:SR-8002
Category:Refrigerator Car, Express
Prototype Year/Era:1920s-1970s
Road Name:General American Refrigerator Express (GARE)
Road Number:822
Model Introduced:1994
Product Type:Plastic
Finishpainted & lettered
"Hood's Milk". Injection-molded styrene car. Available with scale or hi-rail wheels and couplers.
Photo
Photo #2
photo © John Eichmann
Manufacturer:Crown Model Products
Manufacturer ID:SR-7000
Category:Refrigerator Car, Ice
Prototype Year/Era:1920s-1970s
Model Introduced:1994
Product Type:Plastic
Finishpainted & lettered
Photo
Manufacturer:Crown Model Products
Manufacturer ID:SR-9505
Category:Refrigerator Car, Ice
Prototype Year/Era:1920s-1970s
Road Name:Clicquot Club (CGAX)
Road Number:121130
Model Introduced:1998
Product Type:Plastic
Finishpainted & lettered
"Clicquot Club" ginger ale. Injection-molded styrene car. Available with scale or hi-rail wheels and couplers.
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Manufacturer:Crown Model Products
Category:Refrigerator Car, Ice
Prototype Year/Era:1920s-1970s
Road Name:Delaware & Hudson (DH)
Road Number:35292
Model Introduced:1994
Product Type:Plastic
Finishpainted & lettered
Produced by Buffalo Creek Graphics. These were modeled after cars that had wood-sheathed sides, and steel roof and ends.
Photo
photo © Ron Kemp
Manufacturer:Crown Model Products
Category:Refrigerator Car, Ice
Prototype Year/Era:1920s-1970s
Road Name:Erie Railroad (ERIE)
Road Number:122520
Model Introduced:1994
Product Type:Plastic
Finishpainted & lettered
Produced by Buffalo Creek Graphics. These were modeled after cars that had wood-sheathed sides, and steel roof and ends.
Photo
photo © Ron Kemp
Manufacturer:Crown Model Products
Manufacturer ID:SR-9050
Category:Refrigerator Car, Ice
Prototype Year/Era:1920s-1970s
Road Name:Old Marlborough Brewing (OMBX)
Road Number:20
Model Introduced:1998
Product Type:Plastic
Finishpainted & lettered
Injection-molded styrene car. Available with scale or hi-rail wheels and couplers.
Photo
photo © Michael McConnell
Manufacturer:Crown Model Products
Manufacturer ID:SR-5000
Category:Refrigerator Car, Ice
Prototype Year/Era:1920s-1970s
Road Name:Pacific Fruit Express (PFE)
Road Number:60009
Model Introduced:1994
Product Type:Plastic
Finishpainted & lettered
Injection-molded styrene car. Available with scale or hi-rail wheels and couplers. Also available with road number 60002. Photo #2 shows a kitbashed model to which Bob Hogan added ladders, grab irons, and brake components, and then re-painted and lettered the model for the PFE.
Photo
Photo #2
photo © Holt Apgar
Manufacturer:Crown Model Products
Manufacturer ID:SR-9003
Category:Refrigerator Car, Ice
Prototype Year/Era:1920s-1970s
Road Name:Stroh's Beer (SBCX)
Model Introduced:1994
Product Type:Plastic
Finishpainted & lettered
Injection-molded styrene car. Available with scale or hi-rail wheels and couplers.
Photo
Manufacturer:Crown Model Products
Manufacturer ID:SR-9006
Category:Refrigerator Car, Ice
Prototype Year/Era:1920s-1970s
Road Name:Stroh's Beer (SBCX)
Road Number:142
Product Type:Plastic
Finishpainted & lettered
Injection-molded styrene car. Available with scale or hi-rail wheels and couplers.
Photo
Photo #2
photo © Michael McConnell
Manufacturer:Crown Model Products
Manufacturer ID:SR-2001
Category:Refrigerator Car, Ice
Prototype Year/Era:1920s-1970s
Road Name:Swift Refrigerator Line (SRLX)
Road Number:1040
Model Introduced:1994
Product Type:Plastic
Finishpainted & lettered
Injection-molded styrene car. Available with scale or hi-rail wheels and couplers. Some minor detailing work done, but it is mostly "stock" as shown. These were modeled after cars that had wood-sheathed sides, and steel roof and ends.
Photo
photo © Bill Winans
Manufacturer:Crown Model Products
Category:Refrigerator Car, Ice
Prototype Year/Era:1920s-1970s
Road Name:Union Refrigerator Transit (URT)
Road Number:25255
Model Introduced:1994
Product Type:Plastic
Finishpainted & lettered
This car was the 1994 Fall S-Fest car. The main photo shows Holt's model with Ace trucks and American Model hi-rail couplers.
Photo
Photo #2
photo © Holt Apgar
Manufacturer:Crown Model Products
Manufacturer ID:SR-9006
Category:Refrigerator Car, Ice
Prototype Year/Era:1938
Road Name:Union Refrigerator Transit (URT)
Road Number:3778
Product Type:Plastic
Finishpainted & lettered
"Schlitz". Injection-molded styrene car. Available with scale or hi-rail wheels and couplers.
Photo
photo © Michael McConnell
Manufacturer:Crown Model Products
Manufacturer ID:SR-4700
Category:Refrigerator Car, Ice
Prototype Year/Era:1920s-1970s
Road Name:Union Refrigerator Transit (URT)
Road Number:9840
Model Introduced:1994
Product Type:Plastic
Finishpainted & lettered
"Bananas". Injection-molded styrene car. Available with scale or hi-rail wheels and couplers.
Photo
photo © Craig Tomita
Manufacturer:Crown Model Products
Manufacturer ID:SR-7002
Category:Refrigerator Car, Ice
Prototype Year/Era:1920s-1970s
Road Name:West India Fruit & Steamship Co (WIF)
Road Number:333
Model Introduced:1999
Product Type:Plastic
Finishpainted & lettered
Injection-molded styrene car. Available with scale or hi-rail wheels and couplers. WIF used several large steam rail car ferries in the 1950s to move perishables, other freight, and passengers between Palm Beach, Florida and Havanna, Cuba (before Castro).
Photo
photo © Holt Apgar
Manufacturer:Crown Model Products
Manufacturer ID:SR-4000
Category:Refrigerator Car, Ice
Prototype Year/Era:1920s-1970s
Road Name:Western Pacific (WP)
Road Number:7067
Model Introduced:1994
Product Type:Plastic
Finishpainted & lettered
Injection-molded styrene car. Available with scale or hi-rail wheels and couplers. Ice service car. Also produced as road number 7064. The model was reviewed in the October 1996 issue of the S/Sn3 Modeling Guide magazine.
Photo
photo © Craig Tomita

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