42' Coil Steel Car - US Steel (20002566)

42' Coil Steel Car - US Steel (20002566)

HO Scale Plastic Model Kit

42.95 38.66 38.66 CAD1997-01-06 00:00:0010.0 10.0 True42.95

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SKU: atl-20002566

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The increased volume of coiled steel transportation gave rise to a new purpose-built freight car. Previously rolls of coiled-steel had generally traveled in specially equipped gondola cars. In the 1960s a lighter type of car emerged specifically for hauling coils of steel in an integral trough. The car type gained popularity and eventually over 17,000 cars were built. Atlas' model replicates a 42' design with a distinctive fishbelly side sill.

Features

  • Fully Assembled Model
  • Cut Levers
  • Inside Floor Detail
  • Prototypical Lettering and Painting
  • Removable Hood
  • See Through Walks