HO 50' Waffle HC Plug Door Box, KCS #113594

Detailed Information

MODEL FEATURES:

  • Former MDC tooling
  • Brand new paint schemes
  • Fully-assembled and ready to run
  • Highly-detailed, injection-molded body
  • Separate brake wheel
  • Painted and printed for realistic decoration
  • Machined metal wheels
  • Weighted for trouble free operation
  • Wheels with RP25 contours operate on all popular brands of track
  • Body mounted McHenry operating scale knuckle couplers
  • Window packaging for easy viewing
  • Interior plastic blister carton safely holds model for convenient storage
  • Minimum radius: 18”

PRIMED FOR GRIME MODELS FEATURE:

  • Duplicated look and feel of “In Service” equipment; “Tattered and Torn” just like the real thing
  • Faded base colors matched to the prototype
  • Patches applied and shaped per road number matching each corresponding side to the prototype
  • Perfect starting point for adding grime and rust

PROTOTYPE AND BACKGROUND INFO:

The railroads and industries they serve, constantly pursued a quicker, more cost effiecient method to load box cars. More specifically to secure the loads inside. The waffle sided cars were introduced with internal bars/posts positioned inside each waffle for wrapping load restraining straps. Wrapped and secured pallets could be positioned (via fork lift) into the box cars and more easily secured to prevent damage.

Specifications

COUPLER STYLE: McHenry Scale Knuckle
ERA: 1970+
Minimum Age Recommendation: 14 years
Is Assembly Required: No

HO 50' Waffle HC Plug Door Box, KCS #113594

[RND88064]

$23.78

$27.98

Due Late February, 2019

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