RETURN TO O SCALE BRASS FREIGHT CARS

 
 
June 13, 2021
 
Hopper Cars
 

Model

Description

Bessemer & Lake Erie

Bessemer & Lake Erie Offset Side Steel Triple Hopper Car

Max Gray

$75.00

Bessemer & Lake Erie Offset Side Steel Triple Hopper Car - Road No. 50084

Model Overview
Max Gray O Scale Brass Import - KTM Japan - Custom Painted - Very Good Condition
Model Condition
Very Good - Significant Run Time - Replacement Box - Replacement Packaging - Box Condition: B6 (Replacement)
Model Description
B&LE Offset Side Steel Triple Hopper Car - Hopper Interior Bracing - Basic Underframe and Brake System Detail Westinghouse AB Brake Componentsm - Ajax Brake Housing
Model Finish
Custom Painted - B&LE Brown Scheme - White Lettering - Road No. 50084 - BLT 7-46 - RPKD 1-3-60 - Weathered
Model Trucks & Couplers
Athearn Sprung Andrews Trucks - Metal Wheelsets - Kadee Couplers

Photographs Available

Chicago Burlington & Quincy

Chicago Burlington & Quincy 55 Ton Composite Twin Hopper

Precision Scale

$100.00

Chicago Burlington & Quincy 55 Ton Composite Twin Hopper - Road No. 190359

Model Overview
Precision Scale O Scale Brass Import - 2 Rail - Catalog No. 15509 - 1979 Run - Lhee Do Korea - Custom Painted - Excellent Condition
Model Condition
Excellent - Some Run Time - Original Box - Original Foam - Original Packaging - Box Condition: B8/Excellent
Model Description
Chicago Burlington & Quincy 55 Ton Composite Twin Hopper Car - 1942 Design - Wood Sides - Westinghouse AB Brake System - Ajax Brake Housing - Basic Underframe and Brake System Detail
Model Finish
Custom Painted - Freight Car Red - White Lettering - Rectangular “Burlington Route” Herald - “Everywhere West” Logo - Road No. 190359 - Built 12-44 - Weathered

Model Trucks
Athearn Andrews Trucks - Metal Wheelsets
Model Couplers
Kadee Couplers

Photographs Available

Chicago & Eastern Illinois

Chicago & Eastern Illinois Outside Braced Twin Hopper

Max Gray

$70.00

Chicago & Eastern Illinois Outside Braced Twin Hopper - Road No. 97786

Very Good - Catalog No. 505 - Japan
Westinghouse AB Brake System - Ajax Brake Housing
Custom Painted (Fair) - Gray - Red Lettering - Road No. 97786
Athearn Bettendorf Trucks - Kadee Couplers - Some Run Time
No Original Box/Replacement Packaging - NOB
Sold “As Is”

Photographs Available

New Haven

New Haven USRA 55 Ton Twin Ribbed Hopper Car

Precision Scale

$150.00

 

New Haven USRA 55 Ton Twin Ribbed Hopper Car - Road No. 120625

Model Overview
Precision Scale O Scale Brass Import - Catalog No. 15007 - Lhee Do Korea - Custom Painted - Road No. 120625 - Excellent Condition
Prototype Description
From 1918 to 1920 the United States Railroad Administration Acquired 22,200 55 Ton Twin Hopper Cars - The Cars Were a Ribbed Nine Panel Steel Design - They Were Allocated by the USRA to Multiple U.S. Railroads - After WWI Other Cars Were Built to the Standard USRA Twin Hopper Design - They Were Upgraded Over Time
Model Condition
Excellent - Some Run Time - Original Box - Original Foam - Original Packaging - Extra Parts Bag - Box Condition: Excellent
Condition Notes
Box Shows Some Shelf Wear
Model Features
Punched Rivet Detail Complete Underframe and Westinghouse AB Brake System Detail - Hopper Door Detail - Interior Hopper Detail - Ajax Brake Housing - KTM Style Truck Bolsters
Model Finish
Custom Painted - Black - White Lettering - Road No. 120625 - BLT 11-18 - MBK 11-50
Model Trucks & Couplers
Athearn Bettendorf Sprung Trucks - Metal Wheelsets - Kadee Couplers

Photographs Available

Reading Railroad

Reading Railroad 50 Ton Offset Side Twin Hopper

U.S. Hobbies

$75.00

Reading Railroad 50 Ton Offset Side Twin Hopper - Road No. 86008

Model Overview
Reading Railroad 50 Ton Offset Side Twin Hopper Car - U.S. Hobbies O Scale Brass Import - Catalog No. 501- 2 Rail - KTM Japan - Custom Painted - Excellent Condition
Model Condition
Excellent - Some Run Time - No Original Box - Replacement Packaging - Box Condition: BR/Replacement Box
Prototype Description
Reading Railroad 50 Ton Offset Side Twin Hopper Car - Straight Side Sill - Westinghouse AB Brake System - Ajax Brake Housing
Model Finish
Custom Painted - Black - Black Trucks - White Lettering - Red, White, and Black Rectangular Reading Herald - Road No. 86008 - BLT 8-53 - Lightly Weathered
Model Description
Basic Underframe and Brake System Detail - Westinghouse AB Brake System Components - Interior and End Braces
Model Trucks
Cast Metal Bettendorf Trucks Metal Wheelsets
Model Couplers
Kadee Couplers
Model Summary
A Basic Brass Models of a Common Reading Twin Hopper - Excellent Condition

Photographs Available

United States Railroad Administration

USRA 55 Ton Twin Ribbed Hopper Car

Precision Scale

$150.00

 

USRA 55 Ton Twin Ribbed Hopper Car

Model Overview
Precision Scale O Scale Brass Import - Catalog No. 15007 - Lhee Do Korea - Unpainted - New Condition
Prototype Description
From 1918 to 1920 the United States Railroad Administration Acquired 22,200 55 Ton Twin Hopper Cars - The Cars Were a Ribbed Nine Panel Steel Design - They Were Allocated by the USRA to Multiple U.S. Railroads - After WWI Other Cars Were Built to the Standard USRA Twin Hopper Design - They Were Upgraded Over Time
Model Condition
New - No Run Time - Original Box - Original Foam - Original Packaging - Extra Parts Bag - Box Condition: Excellent
Condition Notes
Box Shows Some Shelf Wear
Model Features
Punched Rivet Detail Complete Underframe and Westinghouse AB Brake System Detail - Hopper Door Detail - Interior Hopper Detail - Ajax Brake Housing - KTM Style Truck Bolsters
Model Finish
Unpainted - No Tarnish
Model Trucks & Couplers
Less Trucks - Less Couplers

Models Available
2 Models Available

Photographs Available

Wabash

Wabash Composite Outside Braced Twin Hopper

Max Gray

$70.00

Wabash Composite Outside Braced Twin Hopper - Road No. 55006

Good - Catalog No. 505 - Japan
Westinghouse AB Brake System - Ajax Brake Housing
Custom Painted (Fair) - Black - White Lettering - Road No. 55006
Athearn Metal Bettendorf Trucks - Metal Wheelsets - Kadee Couplers
Some Run Time
No Original Box/Replacement Packaging - NOB
Sold “As Is”

Photographs Available

Wabash 34 Ft. Panel Side Twin Hopper

U.S. Hobbies

$85.00

Wabash 34 Ft. Panel Side Twin Hopper - Road No. 36180

New - Catalog No. 503 - KTM Japan
Flat Ends - Westinghouse AB Brake System - Ajax Brake Housing
Steam and Diesel Eras
Custom Painted - Black - White Lettering - Road No. 36180
Athearn Bettendorf Trucks - Dummy Couplerss - Test Run
Original Box/Original Foam/Replacement Packaging - B9

Photographs Available

Western Maryland

Western Maryland Class HM 55 Ton Channel Side Hopper Car

RY Models

$225.00

Western Maryland Class HM 55 Ton Channel Side Hopper Car - Road No. 16327

Model Overview
Western Maryland Class HM Twin Bay 55 Ton Channel Side Hopper Car - Rich Yoder Models O Scale Brass Import - China - Custom Painted - Excellent Condition
Prototype Description
Western Maryland Class HM Twin Bay 55 Ton Channel Side Hopper Car - Built in 1935-1937 - Road No. Series 16500-21179 - U Channel Ribbed Design - Straight Side Sill - Westinghouse AB Brake System - Ajax Brake Housing
Model Condition
Excellent - Some Run Time - Original Box - Original Foam - Original Packaging - Box Condition: B9 (Like New)

Model Construction
Circa Mid 1950’s-1960’s Detailing - Full Underframe and Brake System Detail - Westinghouse AB Brake System - Interior Hopper Detailing - Carmer Cut Levers
Model Finish
Custom Painted - Freight Car Red - Black Trucks - White WM Speed Lettering - Road No. 16327 - RPKD 8-11-55
Model Trucks
RY Models Bettendorf Trucks With Brake Detail - Metal Wheelsets

Model Couplers
Kadee Couplers

Model Summary
A Very Nice Model of Western Maryland’s Most Numerous Hopper Car Class - Excellent Condition

Photographs Available

Western Maryland Class H5 Fishbelly Twin Hopper Car

Precision Scale

$100.00

Western Maryland Class H5 Fishbelly Twin Hopper Car - Road No. 11071

Model Overview
Western Maryland 55 Ton Class H-5 Fishbelly Twin Hopper Car - Precision Scale O Scale Brass Import - Catalog No. 15117-3 - Late Lettering - Lhee Do Industrial Korea - Custom Painted - Weathered - Good Condition
Prototype Description
Western Maryland Class H-5 Fishbelly Twin Hopper Car - Cars Comprised a Significant Portion of the Western Maryland Hopper Car Fleet - Operated in Both the Steam and Diesel Eras - Westinghouse AB Brake System
Model Condition
Good - Significant Run Time - Complete - Signs of Regular Operation - Original Box - Original Foam - Original Packaging - Box Condition: B9 (Like New)
Model Construction
Fishbelly Side Sills - Pressed Steel Side Braces - Interior Detail - Complete Underframe and Brake System Detail - Hopper Door Details - Westinghouse AB Brakes - Ajax Brake Housing - Cut Levers - Air Hoses
Model Finish
Custom Painted - Freight Car Red - Black Trucks - White Lettering - Diesel Era WM Speed Lettering - RPKD 4-26-73 - Road No. 11071 - Heavily Weathered
Model Trucks
Athearn Sprung Bettendorf Trucks - Metal Wheelsets

Model Couplers
Kadee Couplers

Model Summary
A Good Representation of a Standard WM Twin Hopper - A Complete Model With Signs of Regular Use

Photographs Available

Western Maryland Wood Chip Hopper Cars

Western Maryland Class H15 Wood Chip Hopper Car

RY Models

$250.00

Western Maryland Class H15 Wood Chip Hopper Car - Road No. 2932

Excellent - RY Models No. 2170052 - China
Custom Painted - Later Freight Car Red Scheme - WM White Lettering
Road No. 2932
RYM Bettendorf Trucks - Kadee Couplers - Some Run Time
Original Box/Original Foam - B9

Photographs Available

Undecorated

Offset Side Peaked End Steel Twin Hopper

U.S. Hobbies

$90.00

 

Offset Side Peaked End Steel Twin Hopper

Model Overview
U.S. Hobbies O Scale Brass Import - Catalog No. 502 - KTM Japan - Unpainted - New Condition
Model Condition
New - No Run Time - Original Box - Original Packaging - Extra Parts Bag - Box Condition: Like New
Condition Notes
Minor Blemishes on Box
Model Features
Applicable to Multiple Roads - Basic Underframe and Brake System Detail - Westinghouse AB Brake System - Ajax Brake Housing - KTM Plastic Bolsters
Model Finish
Unpainted - Some Tarnish
Model Trucks & Couplers
Less Trucks - Less Couplers

Photographs Available

Composite Outside Braced Twin Hopper

U.S. Hobbies

$85.00

 

Composite Outside Braced Twin Hopper

Model Overview
U.S. Hobbies O Scale Brass Import - Catalog No. 505 - KTM Japan - Unpainted - New Condition
Model Condition
New - No Run Time - Original Box - Replacement Packaging - Extra Parts Bag - Box Condition: Like New
Condition Notes
Minor Blemishes on Box
Model Features
Applicable to Multiple Roads - Basic Underframe and Brake System Detail - Westinghouse AB Brake System - Ajax Brake Housing - Strap Brass Bolsters
Model Finish
Unpainted - Slight Tarnish
Model Trucks & Couplers
Less Trucks - Less Couplers

Photographs Available

Composite Outside Braced Twin Hopper

U.S. Hobbies

$85.00

 

Composite Outside Braced Twin Hopper

Model Overview
U.S. Hobbies O Scale Brass Import - Catalog No. 505 - KTM Japan - Unpainted - New Condition
Model Condition
New - No Run Time - Original Box - Original Packaging - Extra Parts Bag - Box Condition: Like New
Condition Notes
Minor Blemishes on Box
Model Features
Applicable to Multiple Roads - Basic Underframe and Brake System Detail - Westinghouse AB Brake System - Ajax Brake Housing - Strap Brass Bolsters
Model Finish
Unpainted - Slight Tarnish
Model Trucks & Couplers
Less Trucks - Less Couplers

Photographs Available

50 Ton Standard Rib Side Twin Hopper

U.S. Hobbies

$90.00

 

50 Ton Standard Rib Side Twin Hopper

Model Overview
U.S. Hobbies O Scale Brass Import - Catalog No. 506 - KTM Japan - Unpainted - New Condition
Model Condition
New - No Run Time - Original Box - Original Packaging - Extra Parts Bag - Box Condition: Like New
Condition Notes
Minor Wear on Box Corners
Model Features
Applicable to Multiple Roads - Basic Underframe and Brake System Detail - Westinghouse AB Brake System - Ajax Brake Housing - Strap Brass Bolsters
Model Finish
Unpainted - Minor Tarnish
Model Trucks & Couplers
Less Trucks - Less Couplers

Photographs Available