HO Scale: FGE Plate B Insulated Boxcar - Painted Undecorated

Moloco

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MOL-33100-KY Keystone Delivery 3 In Stock
MOL-33100-HC Hydra-Cushion Delivery 3 In Stock
MOL-33200-KY Keystone All Yellow 3 In Stock
MOL-33200-HC Hydra-Cushion All Yellow 3 In Stock
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Moloco HO Scale: FGE Plate B RBL - Painted Undecorated

Plate B • 10-2 Centered Plug Door

 

SKU: MOL-33100-KY - Keystone Delivery Paint

SKU: MOL-33100-HC - Hydra-Cushion Delivery Paint

SKU: MOL-33200-KY - Keystone All Yellow Paint

SKU: MOL-33200-HC - Hydra-Cushion All Yellow Paint

In 1963 Fruit Growers Express at their Alexandria, VA plant started to build a standard car design for the RBL market. Specifically a centered 10-foot wide door opening was central to the insulated boxcar design (specific door opening ranged from 10-1 to 10-2). This popular configuration spread across the most reporting marks of all the FGE catalogued items. FGE purchased their underframes already pre-assembled by fabricators Berwick in PA they were shipped to the Alexandria plant to be rivet assembled. The entire boxcar was riveted together from the bottom up, in the 7+7 R pattern. These were insulated (foamed-in-place), had a proven 20-inch cushioned underframe Keystone. Many types and configurations and combinations of loaders were used as per customer specifications. Many were leased and then re-leased a few times more, passing from one set of reporting marks to others.

See below for decals suitable for these ready to decal cars!

http://home.mindspring.com/~paducah/se22-24.htm

Design features faithfully rendered in the assembled car

  • Overhanging Stanray roof with the first CORRECT Morton Roofwalk and crossover platforms
  • Perfect to prototype Stanray T3-4 welded ends, with separate roofwalk end bracket
  • NEW car sides FGE signature rivetted, with FGE style ladders, with specific prototype door stops, door gussets and sill design
  • Accurate Moloco's cushioned draft gear coupler boxes
  • Choice cushioning devices Keystone and associated underframe layout and details
  • NEW MOLOCO Ride-Control 70t Roller Bearing trucks
  • Rubber airhoses the first in the industry by Moloco


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