HO Scale: 60' PS Auto Box - Western Pacific

Athearn Genesis

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Athearn Genesis HO Scale: 60' PS Auto Box - WP

During the 1960's, Ford Motor Company, Pullman Standard and Santa Fe pooled their resources to develop a standard boxcar to meet the transportation needs of automobile manufacturers in the United States. Delivered in 1965, the Pullman Standard auto parts boxcar is the most prolific example of this type of freight car. It ultimately changed the face of automobile manufacturing and rail transportation.

FREIGHT CAR FEATURES:

  • New road numbers and paint schemes
  • Fully detailed full cushion underframe
  • Separately applied door closure rods, side ladders, metal grab irons and etched metal end platforms
  • 100-Ton roller bearing trucks with operating bearing caps
  • Era: early 1960s to present
  • Minimum radius: 22"

GENESIS FREIGHT CAR FEATURES:

  • Fully-assembled and ready-to-run out of the box
  • Accurately painted and printed for prototypical realism
  • Highly-detailed, injection-molded body
  • Separate wireform grab irons, etched metal coupler platforms, and for the WP, etched metal roofwalk
  • Coupler lift bars, trainline hoses, brake hoses, and hardware
  • Full underframe detail: air brake reservoir, control valve, and brake cylinder with plumbing and brake rod details
  • Trucks with animated rotating bearing caps
  • Machined metal wheels
  • Wheels with RP25 contours operate on all popular brands of track
  • Weighted for trouble free operation
  • Body-mounted, McHenry operating scale knuckle couplers
  • Multiple road numbers
  • Window packaging for easy viewing, plus interior plastic blister safely holds the model for convenient storage
  • Replacement parts available


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