Re: NYC car type?


Allan Smith
 

The Railmodel Journal Nov 99 Page 28 has pictures and construction details of the 164000-164999 Lot 759B  boxcars. One photo is of the A end and the murphy roof. Also the various lettering schemes.
Al Smith


On Monday, July 7, 2014 6:46 AM, "Benjamin Hom b.hom@... [STMFC]" wrote:


 
Clark Propst asked:
"Just found a car I’d like to model NYC 164202. Anyone have any idea if it’s something available, or kitbashable?"

NYC 164000-164999, Lot 759-B, postwar 10 ft 6 in IH AAR boxcar, 6 ft door opening, 4/4 Improved Dreadnaught ends, rectangular panel roof.  Branchline #1400 undec kit is your best starting point.
http://www.steamerafreightcars.com/prototype/frtcars/postwaraarpdf.html
http://www.canadasouthern.com/caso/NYC-MODELS-FREIGHT2.htm
 
 
Ben Hom


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