Athearn 29932 HO 30k Gallon Ethanol Tank Car - CTCX #301127 Primed for Grime

$46.99
In stock
SKU
29932
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Scale HO
Number 29932
Manufacturer Athearn

PROTOTYPE AND BACKGROUND INFO:
Modern ethanol tank cars have a 30,000-gallon capacity. Most tank cars
are owned by railcar leasing companies. Many are leased to the ethanol
producing companies and carry their company logos. Fuel dealers, small
refineries and other industries receive single cars and small blocks of cars
that are mixed into freight trains. Large gasoline refineries may receive
100-car unit trains several times per week.

MODEL FEATURES:
• Separately applied walkway platform, manway, outlet, ladders, brake
rigging detail, safety rail supports, tank saddles and printed placards
• Photo-etched metal walkways and end platforms
• Wire safety rails and end handrails
• 100-ton roller bearing trucks
• 36” machined metal wheels with RP25 contours
• Weighted for optimum performance
• Body-mounted McHenry® operating scale upper and lower shelf
knuckle couplers
• Highly-detailed, injection-molded body
• Painted and printed for realistic decoration
• Minimum radius: 18

Primed for Grime

Duplicated look and feel of "In Service" equipment
Faded base colors matched to the prototype
Perfect starting point for adding grime and rust

More Information
Item # 29932
Preorder Yes
Scale HO
Roadnumber May Vary No
Rolling Stock Tank Cars
Catalog Athearn Sept 2022