NARC - N Scale - 4000 Cubic-Foot Coal Gondola - Canadian Pacific (CP)(Ex-UNPX, Black with Yellow End)(Tie Loading Service Car)(Built by Marine Industries)(Version f04) Single Car - Road Numbers 1-6 Available (SKU 11-11006004)
Available On: June 1, 2013
Photo by Darrell Sawyer
19 side posts; 3 ribs on the end with tall gusset plates, wide radius corners on the ends and a single, elongated hole on the bolster/ roping plate. The reservoir is mounted perpendicular to the car side (with a protective bar between the floor joists) and located between the 4th and 5th major side posts (type 4 underframe). Note how far below the underframe the brake rods hang - the rod connects to the truck above the axles.
There are 6 road numbers available in this release, change quantity in cart to order more than a single car, road numbers are:
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Wondering How These Cars Are Used In Real Life?
We have an article we would like to share put together By Norm Skretting with model photos by Timothy J. Horton titled: "Canadian National Coal & Sulphur Operations In The Alberta Foothills", a PDF of the article can be downloaded by clicking on the button below.
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