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The ACF® 8,000 Gallon Type 27 Tank Car was one of the most popular standard design riveted tank cars of the first half of the twentieth century. ACF® built more than 1,800 of these cars for a wide variety of customers in the petroleum, chemical, and food industries. Virtually every bulk liquid or gas of the era was shipped in these cars (and its similar 10,000 gallon brother). Typical products included petroleum, acids, alcohol, propane, ammonia, molasses and vegetable oil.

Features Include:
-Die-cast chassis
-Metal grab irons, handrails and stirrups
-Detailed body
-Accurate painting and lettering
-Minimum diameter curve: O-31 (3-rail)
-Minimum radius curve: 24" (2-Rail)

Please note: Atlas O body-mounted scale couplers can be used on both 2-rail and 3-rail versions.

Four numbers are available per road name.


Road Name


3003800 Undecorated 3004800

New Paint Schemes!

3003801 Shippers' Car Line (Black/White) 3004801
3003802 Champlin Refining (Silver/Black) 3004802
3003803 Colorado Animal By-Products (Black/White)
*Item Cancelled*
3003804 Lion Oils (Silver/Black/Orange) 3004804
3003805 Omar Refining (Silver/Black/Red) 3004805
3003806 Shell Chemical (Silver/Black) 3004806


3-Rail MSRP: $69.95

2-Rail MSRP: $74.95


Estimated Delivery: 3rd Quarter 2013

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