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Dear customers. Our store is closed due to unforeseen circumstances. We will open again on Friday the 5th of March. Our website will remain active and orders will be processed from the 5th. Sorry for the inconvenience. Many thanks, The Ironhorse Team
Dear customers. Our store is closed due to unforeseen circumstances. We will open again on Friday the 5th of March. Our website will remain active and orders will be processed from the 5th. Sorry for the inconvenience. Many thanks, The Ironhorse Team

Atlas 50 001 274 N 40' Steel Double Door Box Car - Great Northern 387722 (Red/White/Black)

by Atlas
$29.95
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 Prototype History:  Steel boxcars became a common site in the post-WWII period (also known as the transition era). Steel construction resulted in a lighter, lower-maintenance car that was less expensive to acquire and operate. The economies of scale that happened during the war along with a cessation of orders from the military resulted in a plentiful, inexpensive source of metal and aluminum for the railcar manufacturers which in turn led a complete replacement of the aging wood-sheathed fleets with new steel cars.