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Athearn - Item No. ATH-1977
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HO 60' FMC Smooth Side Double Door Box Car, VCY Ex-GVSR #142041

$43.46
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1990s to modern era cars

Double 8ft Youngstown door

Separetly applied grab iron, end ladders, and brake wheel

MODEL FEATURES:

  • Double 8’ Youngstown door
  • Separately applied grab irons, end ladders, and brake wheel
  • Photo-etch coupler cross-over platform
  • 100 ton roller bearing trucks
  • 36” machined metal wheels with RP25 contours
  • Body-mounted McHenry® operating scale knuckle couplers
  • Highly-detailed, injection-molded body
  • Painted and printed for realistic decoration
  • Weighted for optimum performance
  • Minimum radius: 18”

PROTOTYPE AND BACKGROUND INFO:

The modern 100 ton, high-cube 60’ boxcar has become ubiquitous in the modern rail scene. These cars are designed to carry a myriad of loads, from auto parts to forest products. These boxcars are a fixture to any modern freight train.

Product Specs

Sub Brand
ATHEARN
Full Road Name
Ventura County Railway
Scale
HO
Minimum Radius
18"
Reporting Mark
VCY
Coupler Style
McHenry Scale Knuckle
Era
1991-2009,2010-Present Day
Prototype Manufacturer
FMC
Axles
4