NEW PAINT SCHEMES!
53' DOUBLE PLUG-DOOR BOXCAR
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boxcar was manufactured in the 1960s and '70s
by Evans Company and was used primarily to haul
produce, wood and paper products, and canned
goods. The prototype is an insulated RBL
featuring a 16 foot opening and double plug
This special 2-Pack of
Commemorative Evans 53’ Double Plug Door Box Cars is the final
release of specially painted Wisconsin & Southern freight cars.
Dedicated to the day we will never forget – September 11, 2001 –
these cars are an accurate and lasting tribute to one of the
bleakest moments in recent United States history. The prototype
cars continue to ply the rails in everyday service, offering a
grim reminder of that day 10 years ago. A donation to a 9/11
charity fund will be made for each 2-pack sold.
- True ¼" scale
dimensions and details
- Die-cast floor with
complete undercarriage detail
ladders, brake wheel, safety platform,
door bars and door handles
- Die-cast sprung 70-ton
roller bearing trucks
- Accurate painting and
- Two rail units include
scale wheels and Kadee®-compatible scale
- Minimum diameter curve (3-rail): O-31
- Minimum radius curve (2-rail): 36"
Two road numbers available per road name, except for
the two pack, which has one road number per road name.