Re: Rapido USRA 40-ton Boxcar

Benjamin Hom

Ron Merrick wrote:
"Of course, were I to convert one of these to a bunk car, I wouldn't need a painted and lettered one...."

Wouldn't need to cut up a $50 model either.  I'd go with one of the Ertl models - you can get one for less than $50, it has separate grabs that are easily replaced, the paint and lettering is likely bogus, it already has AB brakes, and the roof even comes off so you can do an interior.

Ben Hom

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