New Paint Schemes!

(Click thumbnail to enlarge)

       

Spurred by the postwar business boom and in an effort to replace worn out equipment, North American railroads built large numbers of 40' box cars to the AAR standard designs beginning in 1945. Prototypes were built with different combinations of roof styles, ends and doors. Our tooling includes many of the more common options for these details.

Standard MSRP:
$29.95
Undecorated MSRP: $24.95
Shipping Date:
1st Quarter 2017

Features:

  • State of the art highly detailed tooling
  • Many separately applied details such as ladders, grab irons, etc.
  • 4 different end styles – 4/4, Early and Late Improved Dreadnaught or“Dartnot”
  • 2 different roofs – straight or diagonal panel
  • Superior or Youngstown doors
  • Seven or eight rung ladders
  • Fully detailed underframe
  • Free rolling trucks with blackened metal wheelsets
  • Carefully researched prototypical paint schemes
AccuMate® couplers are made under license from AccuRail, Inc.
Item# Road Name Road Number
HO 40' Postwar Box Car w/7' Door
20 004 240 Undecorated -
New Paint Schemes!
20 004 241 Buffalo Creek (Brown/White) 2702
20 004 242 Buffalo Creek (Brown/White) 2744
20 004 243 Buffalo Creek (Brown/White) 2789
20 004 244 Grand Trunk Western (Brown/White/Green) 515144
20 004 245 Grand Trunk Western (Brown/White/Green) 515157
20 004 246 Grand Trunk Western (Brown/White/Green) 515185
20 004 247 Jersey Central Lines (Brown/White) 22650
20 004 248 Jersey Central Lines (Brown/White) 22719
20 004 249 Jersey Central Lines (Brown/White) 22861
20 004 250 Nickel Plate Road (Brown/White) 5092
20 004 251 Nickel Plate Road (Brown/White) 5150
20 004 252 Nickel Plate Road (Brown/White) 5233
20 004 253 Western Maryland (Brown/White) 29101
20 004 254 Western Maryland (Brown/White) 29222
20 004 255 Western Maryland (Brown/White) 29292
20 004 256 Western Pacific (Brown/White) 20590
20 004 257 Western Pacific (Brown/White) 20656
20 004 258 Western Pacific (Brown/White) 20733

Products bearing Western Pacific marks are made under trademark license from Union Pacific Railroad Company.                

Home Online StoreForumAtlas O
Atlas TrainmanThe Atlas Report

Copyright © Atlas Model Railroad Co., Inc. All Rights Reserved. "You're on the Right Track®...With Atlas"

Privacy Policy