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Z-scale News for Micro-Trains Line added 11/02/2017
Road Name:
Great Northern (GN) 3249
Manufacturer:
Micro-Trains Line
Product ID:
501 00 270
Category:
Freight Cars: Box Car
Scale:
Z
Price:
$25.95
Status:
In stock or can be ordered
To Order:
e-mail, call, or come by the store
Added to Website:
11/02/2017
Notes:

This 40' standard box car with double doors is red with white lettering and runs on Bettendorf trucks. In an effort to develop a new paint scheme, Great Northern decorated a number of box cars in different experimental paint schemes in 1956 and sent them across the GN network for feedback. Due to the bright and gaudy colors, this group of cars were dubbed the "Circus Cars".

Road Name:
Heinz (HPRL) 463
Manufacturer:
Micro-Trains Line
Product ID:
518 00 480
Category:
Freight Cars: Box Car
Scale:
Z
Price:
$28.95
Status:
In stock or can be ordered
To Order:
e-mail, call, or come by the store
Added to Website:
11/02/2017
Notes:

This 40' wood reefer is brown with decorated sides and runs on Arch Bar trucks. The H.J. Heinz Company was founded in 1869 by Henry John Heinz, first manufacturing horseradish. By the early 1900s, Heinz was manufacturing over 60 food products and relied heavily on their fleet of over 700 colorful billboard boxcars to distribute their products across the country.

Road Name:
New York Central (NYC) 71790
Manufacturer:
Micro-Trains Line
Product ID:
506 00 351
Category:
Freight Cars: Box Car
Scale:
Z
Price:
$25.90
Status:
In stock or can be ordered
To Order:
e-mail, call, or come by the store
Added to Website:
11/02/2017
Notes:

These 50' standard box cars with double doors are green with white lettering and run on Bettendorf trucks. Built at DSI in 1952, this 71500-71999 series NYC box car had a load limit of 91,000 lbs, and continued to serve well into the 1970s Penn Central Era.

Road Name:
New York Central (NYC) 71818
Manufacturer:
Micro-Trains Line
Product ID:
506 00 352
Category:
Freight Cars: Box Car
Scale:
Z
Price:
$25.90
Status:
In stock or can be ordered
To Order:
e-mail, call, or come by the store
Added to Website:
11/02/2017
Notes:

hese 50' standard box cars with double doors are green with white lettering and run on Bettendorf trucks. Built at DSI in 1952, this 71500-71999 series NYC box car had a load limit of 91,000 lbs, and continued to serve well into the 1970s Penn Central Era.

Road Name:
Northern Pacific (NP) 1033
Manufacturer:
Micro-Trains Line
Product ID:
503 00 171
Category:
Freight Cars: Box Car
Scale:
Z
Price:
$27.80
Status:
In stock or can be ordered
To Order:
e-mail, call, or come by the store
Added to Website:
11/02/2017
Notes:

These 40' standard box cars with single door and no roofwalk are green with white lettering and run on Bettendorf trucks. Following the end of WWII and the shipping of more sensitive cargos, "Damage Free", or "DF" equipped box cars became common. These Northern Pacific DF equipped box cars were converted from general service cars in the mid-1960s.

Road Name:
Northern Pacific (NP) 1034
Manufacturer:
Micro-Trains Line
Product ID:
503 00 172
Category:
Freight Cars: Box Car
Scale:
Z
Price:
$27.80
Status:
In stock or can be ordered
To Order:
e-mail, call, or come by the store
Added to Website:
11/02/2017
Notes:

These 40' standard box cars with single door and no roofwalk are green with white lettering and run on Bettendorf trucks. Following the end of WWII and the shipping of more sensitive cargos, "Damage Free", or "DF" equipped box cars became common. These Northern Pacific DF equipped box cars were converted from general service cars in the mid-1960s.

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