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 - Athearn HO RTR 40' Superior Door Box EJ&E #61123
Athearn HO RTR 40' Superior Door Box EJ&E

MODEL FEATURES:Single Superior style doorSeparately applied roof walk and brake wheelFully-assembled and ready to run out of the boxHighly-detailed, injection-molded bodyPainted and printed for realistic decorationWeighted for trouble free operationPassenger trucks with 33" machined metal wheels and RP25 contours operate on all popular brands of trackBody mounted McHenry operating scale knuckle couplersWindow packaging for easy viewing plus interior plastic blister safely holds the model for convenient storageReplacement parts available Minimum radius: 18"PROTOTYPE AND BACKGROUND INFO:Railroad boxcars are perhaps not only the best-recognized pieces of equipment ever put into service but also one of the most identifiable symbols of the industry itself. During the early years of the industry freight was hauled on simple flatcars or early gondolas. In Upstate New York was the burgeoning Mohawk & Hudson Railroad, the first chartered system in the United States which later became part of the New York Central, came up with the novel idea of covering its gondolas in 1833 since the railroad dealt with snow throughout much of the winter. The car's development continued to improve over the years such as switching from basic wood construction with steel outside-bracing, within the same size...

  • Brand: Athearn
  • ASIN: B07HNJ8WBS
  • UPC: 797534673434
 - Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door NYC #164920
Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door NYC

Railroad boxcars are perhaps not only the best-recognized pieces of equipment ever put into service but also one of the most identifiable symbols of the industry itself. During the early years of the industry freight was hauled on simple flatcars or early gondolas. In Upstate New York was the burgeoning Mohawk & Hudson Railroad, the first chartered system in the United States which later became part of the New York Central, came up with the novel idea of covering its gondolas in 1833 since the railroad dealt with snow throughout much of the winter. The car's development continued to improve over the years such as switching from basic wood construction with steel outside-bracing, within the same size specifications; 40 feet, a standard size employed by the American Association of Railroads (AAR). What made boxcars great, at least in the eyes of the railroads, was, their ability to haul about anything! Railroads thrive on redundancy to maximize efficiency.Features:• All models are representative of prototypical paint schemes• 50-ton Bettendorf trucks with 33" wheels• Fully-assembled and ready to run out of the box• Highly-detailed, injection-molded body• Separately applied brake wheel• Positionable sliding door• Machined metal wheels• Weighted for trouble free opera...

  • Brand: Athearn Roundhouse
  • ASIN: B0768GBSPL
  • UPC: 797534735620
 - Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door PRR #85668
Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door PRR

Railroad boxcars are perhaps not only the best-recognized pieces of equipment ever put into service but also one of the most identifiable symbols of the industry itself. During the early years of the industry freight was hauled on simple flatcars or early gondolas. In Upstate New York was the burgeoning Mohawk & Hudson Railroad, the first chartered system in the United States which later became part of the New York Central, came up with the novel idea of covering its gondolas in 1833 since the railroad dealt with snow throughout much of the winter. The car's development continued to improve over the years such as switching from basic wood construction with steel outside-bracing, within the same size specifications; 40 feet, a standard size employed by the American Association of Railroads (AAR). What made boxcars great, at least in the eyes of the railroads, was, their ability to haul about anything! Railroads thrive on redundancy to maximize efficiency.Features:• All models are representative of prototypical paint schemes• 50-ton Bettendorf trucks with 33" wheels• Fully-assembled and ready to run out of the box• Highly-detailed, injection-molded body• Separately applied brake wheel• Positionable sliding door• Machined metal wheels• Weighted for trouble free opera...

  • Brand: Athearn Roundhouse
  • ASIN: B076889L6C
  • UPC: 797534735637
 - Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door RI #57471
Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door RI

Railroad boxcars are perhaps not only the best-recognized pieces of equipment ever put into service but also one of the most identifiable symbols of the industry itself. During the early years of the industry freight was hauled on simple flatcars or early gondolas. In Upstate New York was the burgeoning Mohawk & Hudson Railroad, the first chartered system in the United States which later became part of the New York Central, came up with the novel idea of covering its gondolas in 1833 since the railroad dealt with snow throughout much of the winter. The car's development continued to improve over the years such as switching from basic wood construction with steel outside-bracing, within the same size specifications; 40 feet, a standard size employed by the American Association of Railroads (AAR). What made boxcars great, at least in the eyes of the railroads, was, their ability to haul about anything! Railroads thrive on redundancy to maximize efficiency.Features: All models are representative of prototypical paint schemes 50-ton Bettendorf trucks with 33" wheels Fully-assembled and ready to run out of the box Highly-detailed, injection-molded body Separately applied brake wheel Positionable sliding door Machined metal wheels Weighted for trouble free operation Wheels with RP25 co...

  • Brand: Athearn Roundhouse
  • ASIN: B0768GBQND
  • UPC: 797534735668
 - Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door NKP #6254
Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door NKP

Railroad boxcars are perhaps not only the best-recognized pieces of equipment ever put into service but also one of the most identifiable symbols of the industry itself. During the early years of the industry freight was hauled on simple flatcars or early gondolas. In Upstate New York was the burgeoning Mohawk & Hudson Railroad, the first chartered system in the United States which later became part of the New York Central, came up with the novel idea of covering its gondolas in 1833 since the railroad dealt with snow throughout much of the winter. The car's development continued to improve over the years such as switching from basic wood construction with steel outside-bracing, within the same size specifications; 40 feet, a standard size employed by the American Association of Railroads (AAR). What made boxcars great, at least in the eyes of the railroads, was, their ability to haul about anything! Railroads thrive on redundancy to maximize efficiency.Features:• All models are representative of prototypical paint schemes• 50-ton Bettendorf trucks with 33" wheels• Fully-assembled and ready to run out of the box• Highly-detailed, injection-molded body• Separately applied brake wheel• Positionable sliding door• Machined metal wheels• Weighted for trouble free opera...

  • Brand: Athearn Roundhouse
  • ASIN: B0768DH4QP
  • UPC: 797534735576
 - Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door GN Express #2504
Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door GN Express

Railroad boxcars are perhaps not only the best-recognized pieces of equipment ever put into service but also one of the most identifiable symbols of the industry itself. During the early years of the industry freight was hauled on simple flatcars or early gondolas. In Upstate New York was the burgeoning Mohawk & Hudson Railroad, the first chartered system in the United States which later became part of the New York Central, came up with the novel idea of covering its gondolas in 1833 since the railroad dealt with snow throughout much of the winter. The car's development continued to improve over the years such as switching from basic wood construction with steel outside-bracing, within the same size specifications; 40 feet, a standard size employed by the American Association of Railroads (AAR). What made boxcars great, at least in the eyes of the railroads, was, their ability to haul about anything! Railroads thrive on redundancy to maximize efficiency.Features:• All models are representative of prototypical paint schemes• 50-ton Bettendorf trucks with 33" wheels• Fully-assembled and ready to run out of the box• Highly-detailed, injection-molded body• Separately applied brake wheel• Positionable sliding door• Machined metal wheels• Weighted for trouble free opera...

  • Brand: Athearn Roundhouse
  • ASIN: B0768DGYSM
  • UPC: 797534735545
 - Model Railroading : Double Deck Layouts- Hon3 on Two Tiers; Modeler's Tricks- Super Glue; Athearn Reefer Conversions; Pennsylvania RR Crossing Signs; 40 Foot Box Car of the Fifties; Tiger Valley HO Scale Alco C420 Diesel
Model Railroading : Double Deck Layouts- Hon3 on Two Tiers; Modeler's Tricks- Super Glue; Athearn Reefer Conversions; Pennsylvania RR Crossing Signs; 40 Foot Box Car of the Fifties; Tiger Valley

  • ASIN: B00SQY98QY
 - Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door B&O #466182
Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door B&O

MODEL FEATURES:All models are representative of prototypical paint schemes50-ton Bettendorf trucks with 33" wheelsFully-assembled and ready to run out of the boxHighly-detailed, injection-molded bodySeparately applied brake wheelPositionable sliding doorMachined metal wheelsWeighted for trouble free operationWheels with RP25 contours operate on all popular brands of trackBody mounted McHenry operating scale knuckle couplersWindow packaging for easy viewing plus interior plastic blister safely holds the model for convenient storageReplacement parts availableMinimum radius: 18"PROTOTYPE AND BACKGROUND INFO:Railroad boxcars are perhaps not only the best-recognized pieces of equipment ever put into service but also one of the most identifiable symbols of the industry itself. During the early years of the industry freight was hauled on simple flatcars or early gondolas. In Upstate New York was the burgeoning Mohawk & Hudson Railroad, the first chartered system in the United States which later became part of the New York Central, came up with the novel idea of covering its gondolas in 1833 since the railroad dealt with snow throughout much of the winter. The car's development continued to improve over the years such as switching from basic wood construction with steel outside-bracing, ...

  • Brand: Athearn
  • ASIN: B0768DGTVP
  • UPC: 797534735477
 - Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door CNJ #20551
Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door CNJ

MODEL FEATURES:All models are representative of prototypical paint schemes50-ton Bettendorf trucks with 33" wheelsFully-assembled and ready to run out of the boxHighly-detailed, injection-molded bodySeparately applied brake wheelPositionable sliding doorMachined metal wheelsWeighted for trouble free operationWheels with RP25 contours operate on all popular brands of trackBody mounted McHenry operating scale knuckle couplersWindow packaging for easy viewing plus interior plastic blister safely holds the model for convenient storageReplacement parts availableMinimum radius: 18"PROTOTYPE AND BACKGROUND INFO:Railroad boxcars are perhaps not only the best-recognized pieces of equipment ever put into service but also one of the most identifiable symbols of the industry itself. During the early years of the industry freight was hauled on simple flatcars or early gondolas. In Upstate New York was the burgeoning Mohawk & Hudson Railroad, the first chartered system in the United States which later became part of the New York Central, came up with the novel idea of covering its gondolas in 1833 since the railroad dealt with snow throughout much of the winter. The car's development continued to improve over the years such as switching from basic wood construction with steel outside-bracing, ...

  • Brand: Athearn
  • ASIN: B07688GNWF
  • UPC: 797534735484
 - Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door NYC #164207
Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door NYC

Railroad boxcars are perhaps not only the best-recognized pieces of equipment ever put into service but also one of the most identifiable symbols of the industry itself. During the early years of the industry freight was hauled on simple flatcars or early gondolas. In Upstate New York was the burgeoning Mohawk & Hudson Railroad, the first chartered system in the United States which later became part of the New York Central, came up with the novel idea of covering its gondolas in 1833 since the railroad dealt with snow throughout much of the winter. The car's development continued to improve over the years such as switching from basic wood construction with steel outside-bracing, within the same size specifications; 40 feet, a standard size employed by the American Association of Railroads (AAR). What made boxcars great, at least in the eyes of the railroads, was, their ability to haul about anything! Railroads thrive on redundancy to maximize efficiency.Features:• All models are representative of prototypical paint schemes• 50-ton Bettendorf trucks with 33" wheels• Fully-assembled and ready to run out of the box• Highly-detailed, injection-molded body• Separately applied brake wheel• Positionable sliding door• Machined metal wheels• Weighted for trouble free opera...

  • Brand: Athearn Roundhouse
  • ASIN: B07687VLVG
  • UPC: 797534735606
 - Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door RI #57537
Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door RI

Railroad boxcars are perhaps not only the best-recognized pieces of equipment ever put into service but also one of the most identifiable symbols of the industry itself. During the early years of the industry freight was hauled on simple flatcars or early gondolas. In Upstate New York was the burgeoning Mohawk & Hudson Railroad, the first chartered system in the United States which later became part of the New York Central, came up with the novel idea of covering its gondolas in 1833 since the railroad dealt with snow throughout much of the winter. The car's development continued to improve over the years such as switching from basic wood construction with steel outside-bracing, within the same size specifications; 40 feet, a standard size employed by the American Association of Railroads (AAR). What made boxcars great, at least in the eyes of the railroads, was, their ability to haul about anything! Railroads thrive on redundancy to maximize efficiency.Features:• All models are representative of prototypical paint schemes• 50-ton Bettendorf trucks with 33" wheels• Fully-assembled and ready to run out of the box• Highly-detailed, injection-molded body• Separately applied brake wheel• Positionable sliding door• Machined metal wheels• Weighted for trouble free opera...

  • Brand: Athearn Roundhouse
  • ASIN: B07687RQJB
  • UPC: 797534735675
 - Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door GN Express #2518
Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door GN Express

Railroad boxcars are perhaps not only the best-recognized pieces of equipment ever put into service but also one of the most identifiable symbols of the industry itself. During the early years of the industry freight was hauled on simple flatcars or early gondolas. In Upstate New York was the burgeoning Mohawk & Hudson Railroad, the first chartered system in the United States which later became part of the New York Central, came up with the novel idea of covering its gondolas in 1833 since the railroad dealt with snow throughout much of the winter. The car's development continued to improve over the years such as switching from basic wood construction with steel outside-bracing, within the same size specifications; 40 feet, a standard size employed by the American Association of Railroads (AAR). What made boxcars great, at least in the eyes of the railroads, was, their ability to haul about anything! Railroads thrive on redundancy to maximize efficiency.Features:• All models are representative of prototypical paint schemes• 50-ton Bettendorf trucks with 33" wheels• Fully-assembled and ready to run out of the box• Highly-detailed, injection-molded body• Separately applied brake wheel• Positionable sliding door• Machined metal wheels• Weighted for trouble free opera...

  • Brand: Athearn Roundhouse
  • ASIN: B07687M17F
  • UPC: 797534735569
 - Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door GM&O #21275
Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door GM&O

Railroad boxcars are perhaps not only the best-recognized pieces of equipment ever put into service but also one of the most identifiable symbols of the industry itself. During the early years of the industry freight was hauled on simple flatcars or early gondolas. In Upstate New York was the burgeoning Mohawk & Hudson Railroad, the first chartered system in the United States which later became part of the New York Central, came up with the novel idea of covering its gondolas in 1833 since the railroad dealt with snow throughout much of the winter. The car's development continued to improve over the years such as switching from basic wood construction with steel outside-bracing, within the same size specifications; 40 feet, a standard size employed by the American Association of Railroads (AAR). What made boxcars great, at least in the eyes of the railroads, was, their ability to haul about anything! Railroads thrive on redundancy to maximize efficiency.Features:• All models are representative of prototypical paint schemes• 50-ton Bettendorf trucks with 33" wheels• Fully-assembled and ready to run out of the box• Highly-detailed, injection-molded body• Separately applied brake wheel• Positionable sliding door• Machined metal wheels• Weighted for trouble free opera...

  • Brand: Athearn Roundhouse
  • ASIN: B07687LXMB
  • UPC: 797534735521
 - Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door GN Express #2510
Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door GN Express

Railroad boxcars are perhaps not only the best-recognized pieces of equipment ever put into service but also one of the most identifiable symbols of the industry itself. During the early years of the industry freight was hauled on simple flatcars or early gondolas. In Upstate New York was the burgeoning Mohawk & Hudson Railroad, the first chartered system in the United States which later became part of the New York Central, came up with the novel idea of covering its gondolas in 1833 since the railroad dealt with snow throughout much of the winter. The car's development continued to improve over the years such as switching from basic wood construction with steel outside-bracing, within the same size specifications; 40 feet, a standard size employed by the American Association of Railroads (AAR). What made boxcars great, at least in the eyes of the railroads, was, their ability to haul about anything! Railroads thrive on redundancy to maximize efficiency.Features:• All models are representative of prototypical paint schemes• 50-ton Bettendorf trucks with 33" wheels• Fully-assembled and ready to run out of the box• Highly-detailed, injection-molded body• Separately applied brake wheel• Positionable sliding door• Machined metal wheels• Weighted for trouble free opera...

  • Brand: Athearn Roundhouse
  • ASIN: B07687H2KS
  • UPC: 797534735552
 - Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door CNJ #20998
Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door CNJ

Railroad boxcars are perhaps not only the best-recognized pieces of equipment ever put into service but also one of the most identifiable symbols of the industry itself. During the early years of the industry freight was hauled on simple flatcars or early gondolas. In Upstate New York was the burgeoning Mohawk & Hudson Railroad, the first chartered system in the United States which later became part of the New York Central, came up with the novel idea of covering its gondolas in 1833 since the railroad dealt with snow throughout much of the winter. The car's development continued to improve over the years such as switching from basic wood construction with steel outside-bracing, within the same size specifications; 40 feet, a standard size employed by the American Association of Railroads (AAR). What made boxcars great, at least in the eyes of the railroads, was, their ability to haul about anything! Railroads thrive on redundancy to maximize efficiency.Features: All models are representative of prototypical paint schemes 50-ton Bettendorf trucks with 33" wheels Fully-assembled and ready to run out of the box Highly-detailed, injection-molded body Separately applied brake wheel Positionable sliding door Machined metal wheels Weighted for trouble free operation Wheels with RP25 co...

  • Brand: Athearn Roundhouse
  • ASIN: B07687BGJX
  • UPC: 797534735507
 - Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door RI #57579
Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door RI

Railroad boxcars are perhaps not only the best-recognized pieces of equipment ever put into service but also one of the most identifiable symbols of the industry itself. During the early years of the industry freight was hauled on simple flatcars or early gondolas. In Upstate New York was the burgeoning Mohawk & Hudson Railroad, the first chartered system in the United States which later became part of the New York Central, came up with the novel idea of covering its gondolas in 1833 since the railroad dealt with snow throughout much of the winter. The car's development continued to improve over the years such as switching from basic wood construction with steel outside-bracing, within the same size specifications; 40 feet, a standard size employed by the American Association of Railroads (AAR). What made boxcars great, at least in the eyes of the railroads, was, their ability to haul about anything! Railroads thrive on redundancy to maximize efficiency.Features:• All models are representative of prototypical paint schemes• 50-ton Bettendorf trucks with 33" wheels• Fully-assembled and ready to run out of the box• Highly-detailed, injection-molded body• Separately applied brake wheel• Positionable sliding door• Machined metal wheels• Weighted for trouble free opera...

  • Brand: Athearn Roundhouse
  • ASIN: B07683852Q
  • UPC: 797534735682
 - Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door CNJ #20757
Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door CNJ

Railroad boxcars are perhaps not only the best-recognized pieces of equipment ever put into service but also one of the most identifiable symbols of the industry itself. During the early years of the industry freight was hauled on simple flatcars or early gondolas. In Upstate New York was the burgeoning Mohawk & Hudson Railroad, the first chartered system in the United States which later became part of the New York Central, came up with the novel idea of covering its gondolas in 1833 since the railroad dealt with snow throughout much of the winter. The car's development continued to improve over the years such as switching from basic wood construction with steel outside-bracing, within the same size specifications; 40 feet, a standard size employed by the American Association of Railroads (AAR). What made boxcars great, at least in the eyes of the railroads, was, their ability to haul about anything! Railroads thrive on redundancy to maximize efficiency.Features:• All models are representative of prototypical paint schemes• 50-ton Bettendorf trucks with 33" wheels• Fully-assembled and ready to run out of the box• Highly-detailed, injection-molded body• Separately applied brake wheel• Positionable sliding door• Machined metal wheels• Weighted for trouble free opera...

  • Brand: Athearn Roundhouse
  • ASIN: B0768342KJ
  • UPC: 797534735491
 - Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door PRR #85901
Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door PRR

MODEL FEATURES:All models are representative of prototypical paint schemes50-ton Bettendorf trucks with 33" wheelsFully-assembled and ready to run out of the boxHighly-detailed, injection-molded bodySeparately applied brake wheelPositionable sliding doorMachined metal wheelsWeighted for trouble free operationWheels with RP25 contours operate on all popular brands of trackBody mounted McHenry operating scale knuckle couplersWindow packaging for easy viewing plus interior plastic blister safely holds the model for convenient storageReplacement parts availableMinimum radius: 18"PROTOTYPE AND BACKGROUND INFO:Railroad boxcars are perhaps not only the best-recognized pieces of equipment ever put into service but also one of the most identifiable symbols of the industry itself. During the early years of the industry freight was hauled on simple flatcars or early gondolas. In Upstate New York was the burgeoning Mohawk & Hudson Railroad, the first chartered system in the United States which later became part of the New York Central, came up with the novel idea of covering its gondolas in 1833 since the railroad dealt with snow throughout much of the winter. The car's development continued to improve over the years such as switching from basic wood construction with steel outside-bracing, ...

  • Brand: Athearn
  • ASIN: B076828HXF
  • UPC: 797534735644
 - Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door NKP #6283
Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door NKP

Railroad boxcars are perhaps not only the best-recognized pieces of equipment ever put into service but also one of the most identifiable symbols of the industry itself. During the early years of the industry freight was hauled on simple flatcars or early gondolas. In Upstate New York was the burgeoning Mohawk & Hudson Railroad, the first chartered system in the United States which later became part of the New York Central, came up with the novel idea of covering its gondolas in 1833 since the railroad dealt with snow throughout much of the winter. The car's development continued to improve over the years such as switching from basic wood construction with steel outside-bracing, within the same size specifications; 40 feet, a standard size employed by the American Association of Railroads (AAR). What made boxcars great, at least in the eyes of the railroads, was, their ability to haul about anything! Railroads thrive on redundancy to maximize efficiency.Features:• All models are representative of prototypical paint schemes• 50-ton Bettendorf trucks with 33" wheels• Fully-assembled and ready to run out of the box• Highly-detailed, injection-molded body• Separately applied brake wheel• Positionable sliding door• Machined metal wheels• Weighted for trouble free opera...

  • Brand: Athearn Roundhouse
  • ASIN: B0768286Q3
  • UPC: 797534735583
 - Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door PRR #86275
Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door PRR

MODEL FEATURES:All models are representative of prototypical paint schemes50-ton Bettendorf trucks with 33" wheelsFully-assembled and ready to run out of the boxHighly-detailed, injection-molded bodySeparately applied brake wheelPositionable sliding doorMachined metal wheelsWeighted for trouble free operationWheels with RP25 contours operate on all popular brands of trackBody mounted McHenry operating scale knuckle couplersWindow packaging for easy viewing plus interior plastic blister safely holds the model for convenient storageReplacement parts availableMinimum radius: 18"PROTOTYPE AND BACKGROUND INFO:Railroad boxcars are perhaps not only the best-recognized pieces of equipment ever put into service but also one of the most identifiable symbols of the industry itself. During the early years of the industry freight was hauled on simple flatcars or early gondolas. In Upstate New York was the burgeoning Mohawk & Hudson Railroad, the first chartered system in the United States which later became part of the New York Central, came up with the novel idea of covering its gondolas in 1833 since the railroad dealt with snow throughout much of the winter. The car's development continued to improve over the years such as switching from basic wood construction with steel outside-bracing, ...

  • Brand: Athearn
  • ASIN: B07682196J
  • UPC: 797534735651
 - Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door B&O #466147
Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door B&O

MODEL FEATURES:All models are representative of prototypical paint schemes50-ton Bettendorf trucks with 33" wheelsFully-assembled and ready to run out of the boxHighly-detailed, injection-molded bodySeparately applied brake wheelPositionable sliding doorMachined metal wheelsWeighted for trouble free operationWheels with RP25 contours operate on all popular brands of trackBody mounted McHenry operating scale knuckle couplersWindow packaging for easy viewing plus interior plastic blister safely holds the model for convenient storageReplacement parts availableMinimum radius: 18"PROTOTYPE AND BACKGROUND INFO:Railroad boxcars are perhaps not only the best-recognized pieces of equipment ever put into service but also one of the most identifiable symbols of the industry itself. During the early years of the industry freight was hauled on simple flatcars or early gondolas. In Upstate New York was the burgeoning Mohawk & Hudson Railroad, the first chartered system in the United States which later became part of the New York Central, came up with the novel idea of covering its gondolas in 1833 since the railroad dealt with snow throughout much of the winter. The car's development continued to improve over the years such as switching from basic wood construction with steel outside-bracing, ...

  • Brand: Athearn
  • ASIN: B07681M6N8
  • UPC: 797534735460
 - Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door B&O #466099
Athearn HO 40' Box Car Single Door B&O

Railroad boxcars are perhaps not only the best-recognized pieces of equipment ever put into service but also one of the most identifiable symbols of the industry itself. During the early years of the industry freight was hauled on simple flatcars or early gondolas. In Upstate New York was the burgeoning Mohawk & Hudson Railroad, the first chartered system in the United States which later became part of the New York Central, came up with the novel idea of covering its gondolas in 1833 since the railroad dealt with snow throughout much of the winter. The car's development continued to improve over the years such as switching from basic wood construction with steel outside-bracing, within the same size specifications; 40 feet, a standard size employed by the American Association of Railroads (AAR). What made boxcars great, at least in the eyes of the railroads, was, their ability to haul about anything! Railroads thrive on redundancy to maximize efficiency.Features:• All models are representative of prototypical paint schemes• 50-ton Bettendorf trucks with 33" wheels• Fully-assembled and ready to run out of the box• Highly-detailed, injection-molded body• Separately applied brake wheel• Positionable sliding door• Machined metal wheels• Weighted for trouble free opera...

  • Brand: Athearn Roundhouse
  • ASIN: B0767Z5624
  • UPC: 797534735453
 - Vintage HO Scale Athearn Rail Runner Custom Canadian Pacific CP 80472 40' Plug Door Box Car in Original Box #203
Vintage HO Scale Athearn Rail Runner Custom Canadian Pacific CP 80472 40' Plug Door Box Car in Original Box

  • ASIN: B00ES3VCW0
 - Athearn HO RTR 40' Superior Door Box MEC #5245
Athearn HO RTR 40' Superior Door Box MEC

MAINE CENTRAL - "PINE TREE ROUTE" PROTOTYPE AND BACKGROUND INFO: Railroad boxcars are perhaps not only the best-recognized pieces of equipment ever put into service but also one of the most identifiable symbols of the industry itself. During the early years of the industry freight was hauled on simple flatcars or early gondolas. In Upstate New York was the burgeoning Mohawk & Hudson Railroad, the first chartered system in the United States which later became part of the New York Central, came up with the novel idea of covering its gondolas in 1833 since the railroad dealt with snow throughout much of the winter. The car's development continued to improve over the years such as switching from basic wood construction with steel outside-bracing, within the same size specifications; 40 feet, a standard size employed by the American Association of Railroads (AAR). What made boxcars great, at least in the eyes of the railroads, was, their ability to haul about anything! Railroads thrive on redundancy to maximize efficiency. FEATURES: Single Superior style door Separately applied roof walk and brake wheel Fully-assembled and ready to run out of the box Highly-detailed, injection-molded body Painted and printed for realistic decoration Weighted for trouble free operation Passenger trucks...

  • Brand: Athearn
  • ASIN: B07HNCLW3P
  • UPC: 797534673465
 - Athearn HO RTR 40' Superior Door Box MEC #5128
Athearn HO RTR 40' Superior Door Box MEC

MAINE CENTRAL - "PINE TREE ROUTE" PROTOTYPE AND BACKGROUND INFO: Railroad boxcars are perhaps not only the best-recognized pieces of equipment ever put into service but also one of the most identifiable symbols of the industry itself. During the early years of the industry freight was hauled on simple flatcars or early gondolas. In Upstate New York was the burgeoning Mohawk & Hudson Railroad, the first chartered system in the United States which later became part of the New York Central, came up with the novel idea of covering its gondolas in 1833 since the railroad dealt with snow throughout much of the winter. The car's development continued to improve over the years such as switching from basic wood construction with steel outside-bracing, within the same size specifications; 40 feet, a standard size employed by the American Association of Railroads (AAR). What made boxcars great, at least in the eyes of the railroads, was, their ability to haul about anything! Railroads thrive on redundancy to maximize efficiency. FEATURES: Single Superior style door Separately applied roof walk and brake wheel Fully-assembled and ready to run out of the box Highly-detailed, injection-molded body Painted and printed for realistic decoration Weighted for trouble free operation Passenger trucks...

  • Brand: Athearn
  • ASIN: B07HNC6YMG
  • UPC: 797534673458

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Athearn Genesis 50' Boxcar vs. Tangent 40' Hi Cube Comparison

Athearn 40 Boxcar

In this video I did a product comparison of Tangent's 40' Hi Cube box car and an Athearn Genesis PC&F 50' box car. The opinions in the video are my own. At 17:20 of the video I include some video of the cars in action. Enjoy!

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***Athearn RTR Primed For Grime HO 50' FMC Railbox Boxcar Review!***

Athearn 40 Boxcar

Here we have another exciting new product from Athearn that has just come in! The new 50' combo door boxcars in the Railbox ''ghost lettering'' patched schemes. These older worn cars have been very popular over the years on mainline freight, and it's nice to see that they have finally been m...

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Athearn Blue Box 40' AAR Boxcar Kit Assembly

Athearn 40 Boxcar

Today we're going to build an Athearn Blue Box 40' AAR Boxcar Kit! Excuse my bad English - not that good at it. Thanks for watching! Hope you enjoyed! Leave a like and subscribe for more vids!!!!! ---------------------------------------------------- My website: https://sites.google.com/site/tr...

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