Athearn 8179 HO 52ft Mill Gondola - CO #351342 Primed for Grime

$34.99
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SKU
8179
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Scale HO
Number 8179
Manufacturer Athearn

PROTOTYPE AND BACKGROUND INFO:
Open top cars, such as gondolas, have been a mainstay on railroads
for decades as they are ideal for carrying large, bulky loads such as
coil steel or scrap metal loaded by crane.

NEW FEATURES:
• Refined end-sheet molded-on details
• Improved rivet and bolt details
• Corrected wire grab-iron placements
• New top-chord details
• New jack reinforcement pad details
• New coupler cut lever mounting details
MODEL FEATURES:
• Separately applied wire grab irons
• Body-mounted McHenry® operating scale knuckle couplers
• 33” solid nickel silver wheels with RP25 contours operate on all
popular brands of track
• Weighted for optimum performance
• Fully assembled and ready for your layout
• Razor sharp painting and printing
• Multi-packs feature unique road numbers
• Minimum radius: 18”

PRIMED FOR GRIME MODELS FEATURE

  • Duplicated look and feel of “In Service” equipment
  • Faded base colors matched to the prototype
  • Perfect starting point for adding grime and rust
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Item # 8179
Preorder Yes
Scale HO
Roadnumber May Vary No
Rolling Stock Gondolas
Road Name Chesapeake & Ohio - C&O
Catalog Athearn Sept 2022