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Z scale Full Throttle 51' Southern States 2 Car Set FT1050

Z scale Full Throttle 51' Southern States 2 Car Set FT1050

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Z scale Full Throttle 51' Southern States 2 Car Set FT1050A pair of ACF Covered 51' Cylindrical Hoppers for carrying Farm-Related Products. These Full Throttle SOUTHERN STATES Cylindrical hopper cars wear two brand new, unique reporting numbers, SHPX 1355 and SHPX 1358 . The models were manufactured with great details by Bowser Mfg., painted to a slight sheen and equipped with the new Bowser Roller Bearing trucks featuring super-gliding blackened metal wheels, and knuckle couplers. The bodies represent steel, painted in a colorful livery.
Prototype information from the manufacturer:
ACF Center Flow Cylindricals. Due to many early mergers of railroad companies, ACF industries represented in most state of the Northern US , east of the Mississippi River. They are responsible for many innovative freight and passenger cars using modern on modern railroads. After WWII, USA railroads were increasingly called upon to haul new and unique, or modern products if you will over long distances. American Car & Foundry (ACF) designed a center flow tank type called the center flow covered hopper car. This was a freight car for the future, ready to transport sugar, cement, sand, salt fertilizers, many different grains, coke, starch feeds, chemicals and plastics. USI is an American company specializing in petrochemicals and polymer products. Incorporated in WV, they have major factories in IL and NJ as well as plants nationwide. SHPX is a reporting mark for the leasing division of ACF.

    • Stackable Collectors Case
    • Bowser Roller Bearing Trucks
    • Blackened Metal Wheels
    • Knuckle Couplers

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