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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!

3003813 California Dispatch Line (Silver/Black) 3004813
3003814 Crystal Car Line (Silver/Red/Black) 3004814
3003815 Frisco (Black/White/Yellow) 3004815
3003816 NATX (Black/White) 3004816
3003817 Philadelphia Quartz (Black/Yellow) 3004817
3003818 Union Starch (Red/White/Black) 3004818


3-Rail MSRP: $69.95

2-Rail MSRP: $74.95


Arrival Date: September 3, 2014

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