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D&RGW 40 Ft. Fowler Patent Wood Box Car


May 11, 2018

Box Cars

Model

Manufacturer

Description

  Price

Chicago & North Western Double Sheathed Wood Box Car - Proto:48

San Juan Car Co. Kit Custom Built by Tom Mix
 

Prototype Description - 40 Ft. Single Door Double Sheathed Wood Box Car - K Brake System - Bettendorf 50 Ton Trucks
Model Overview - Proto:48 - Converted From San Juan Car Co. Sacramento Northern Kit - Built By Master Craftsman Tom Mix, Capt., USMC, Ret.
Construction Features - Injected Molded Styrene Construction - Styrene Detail Castings
Special Details - Drop Centersill - Complete Underbody and Brake Detail - Wood Roof and End Walks - Vertical Brake Staff
Finish - Custom Painted - Freight Car Red Body, Roof, Underframe and Trucks - Very Lightly Weathered
Lettering - White Lettering - Earlier C&NW Lettering Scheme - Small C&NW Herald - Chalk Markings - Road No. 117551
Trucks/Couplers - Modified KTM Bettendorf 50 Ton Sprung Trucks - Metal Proto:48 Wheelsets - Kadee Couplers
Model Condition - Like New - Minimal Run Time
Box and Packaging - Not Applicable - Boxed and Packaged Appropriately
Model Summary - Very Clean Construction
Photographs -
Please click here:  C&NW Double Sheathed Wood Box Car No. 117551
Listing Date - August 28, 2017

295.00

Denver & Rio Grande Western 40 Ft. Fowler Patent Wood Box Car - Proto:48

San Juan Car Co. Kit Custom Built by Tom Mix
 

Prototype Description - 40 Ft. Single Door Fowler Patent Wood Box Car - K Brake System - Bettendorf 50 Ton Trucks
Model Overview - Proto:48 - Custom Built San Juan Car Co. D&RGW Fowler Box Car Kit - Built By Master Craftsman Tom Mix, Capt., USMC, Ret.
Construction Features - Injected Molded Styrene Construction - Styrene Detail Castings
Special Details - Straight Centersill - Complete Underbody and Brake Detail - Wood Roof and End Walks - Vertical Brake Staff
Finish - Custom Painted - Freight Car Red Body, Roof, Underframe and Trucks - Very Lightly Weathered
Lettering - White Lettering - Earlier D&RGW Lettering Scheme - “Royal Gorge - Moffatt Tunnel” Herald - Chalk Markings - Road No. 67248
Trucks/Couplers - San Juan Car Co. Bettendorf 50 Ton Sprung Trucks w/Brake Detail - Metal Proto:48 Wheelsets - Kadee Couplers
Model Condition - Like New - Minimal Run Time
Box and Packaging - Not Applicable - Boxed and Packaged Appropriately
Model Summary - Very Clean Construction
Photographs -
Please click here:  D&RGW 40 Ft. Fowler Wood Box Car No. 67248
Listing Date - August 28, 2017

225.00

Pittsburgh & Lake Erie 36 Ft. Double Sheathed Wood Box Car - Proto:48

Resin Body Kit Custom Built by Tom Mix
 

Prototype Description - Pittsburgh & Lake Erie 36’ Double Sheathed Wood Box Car - Steel Drop Centersill - K Brake System - Vertical Brake Wheel - Bettendorf 50 Ton Trucks
Model Overview - Proto:48 - Custom Built Resin Kit - Built By Master Craftsman Tom Mix, Capt., USMC, Ret.
Construction Features - Cast Resin Construction - Styrene Detail Castings - Scratch Built Components
Special Details - Drop Centersill - Complete Underbody and Brake Detail - Wood Roof and End Walks - Vertical Brake Staff
Finish - Custom Painted - Freight Car Red Body, Roof, Underframe and Trucks
Lettering - White Lettering - Black and White “New York Central Lines” Oval Herald - Road No. 33458
Trucks/Couplers - Intermountain Bettendorf 50 Ton Sprung Trucks - Metal Proto:48 wheelsets - Kadee Couplers
Model Condition - Excellent - Minimal Run Time
Box and Packaging - Not Applicable - Boxed and Packaged Appropriately
Model Summary - Very Clean Construction
Photographs -
Please click here:  P&LE Double Sheathed Box Car No. 33458
Listing Date - August 28, 2017

250.00


Refrigerator Cars

Model

Manufacturer

Description

  Price

Western Pacific Class R-30 Pacific Fruit Express Wood Refrigerator Car - Proto:48

Red Caboose Kit Finished by Tom Mix
 

Prototype Description - Western Pacific Class R-30 Pacific Fruit Express 40 Ft. Wood Refrigerator Car - AB Brake System - Bettendorf 50 Ton Trucks
Model Overview - Proto:48 - Modified Red Caboose RTR Refrigerator Car - Finished by Master Craftsman Tom Mix, Capt., USMC, Ret.
Construction Features - Injected Molded Styrene Construction - Styrene Detail Castings
Special Details - Complete Underbody and Brake Detail - Wood Roof and End Walks - Ajax Brake Housing
Finish - Factory Painted - Orange Sides - Freight Car Red Ends and Roof, Black Underframe and Trucks - Black Hardware
Lettering - Black Lettering - Rectangular Black and Silver Western Pacific Herald - Road No. 52718
Trucks/Couplers - Plastic Bettendorf 50 Ton Equalized Trucks Detail - Plastic Proto:48 Wheelsets - Non-Operating Scale Delrin Couplers
Model Condition - Excellent - Minimal Run Time
Box and Packaging - Original Box - Original Packaging - B9
Model Summary - Classic PFE Prototype
Photographs - Available Upon Request
Listing Date - August 28, 2017

75.00


Tank Cars

Model

Manufacturer

Description

  Price

AT&SF Class Tk-K Single Dome Tank Car - Proto:48

Pecos River Brass Converted by Tom Mix

 

Prototype Description - AT&SF Class Tk-K Single Dome Tank Car - Riveted Tank - 14,000 Gallon Capacity - Single Dome - KC Brake System - Andrews Trucks
Model Overview - Pecos River Brass Import - Daeah Models Korea - Proto:48 - Converted From O Scale Tank Car - Converted By Master Craftsman Tom Mix, Capt., USMC, Ret.
Construction Features - Brass Construction - Lost Wax Detail Castings - Custom Brass Coupler Pockets
Special Details - KC Brakes - Full Underbody and Brake Detail - Prototypical Tank Mountings - Vertical Brake Shaft
Finish - Unpainted - Some Tarnish
Lettering - Not Applicable
Trucks/Couplers - San Juan Car Co. Sprung Andrews Trucks - Steel Proto:48 Wheelsets - Less Couplers
Model Condition - Like New - Test Run
Box and Packaging - Original Box - Original Foam (Replacement Top Foam) - Replacement Packaging - B8
Model Summary - Difficult to Find Model - Easily Adaptable to O Scale
Photographs - Available Upon Request
Listing Date - August 28, 2017

350.00

ULTX Single Dome Frameless Tank Car - Proto:48

Pacific Fast Mail Converted by Tom Mix

 

Prototype Description - Class V Frameless “Van Dyke” Design - 60,000 Lbs. Capacity - Riveted Tank - Single Dome - K Brake System - Arch Bar Trucks
Model Overview - Pacific Fast Mail Brass Import - Fujiyama Japan - Proto:48 - Converted From On3 “Gramps” Tank Car - Finished By Master Craftsman Tom Mix, Capt., USMC, Ret.
Construction Features - Brass Construction - Lost Wax Detail Castings
Special Details - K Brakes - Full Underbody and Brake Detail - Prototypical Tank Mountings - Horizontal Brake Shaft
Finish - Custom Painted - Black
Lettering - Yellow Lettering - Road No. 58715
Trucks/Couplers - Brass Sprung Arch Bar Trucks - Steel Proto:48 Wheelsets - Kadee Couplers
Model Condition - Excellent - Some Run Time
Box and Packaging - No Original Box - Boxed and Packaged Appropriately
Model Summary - Prototypical Standard Gauge Tank Car Conversion
Photographs - Available Upon Request
Listing Date - August 28, 2017

300.00