ATHEARN #14255: HO Scale 40' Outside Braced Ballast Hopper w/Ballast Loads, 4 Pack, RTR - Norfolk Southern NS #994830, #994755, #994359 & #994700.
Ballast hoppers are non-revenue freight cars that are owned by the parent railroad or leased from a construction company. These cars originate at a ballast quarry and are shuttled via manifest freight or unit maintenance of way (MOW) trains to the right of way construction site. These cars can be seen together in long sets depending how extensive the project may be.
ATHEARN 40’ OB BALLAST HOPPERS FEATURES:
Removable Ballast load, Fully-assembled and ready to run out of the box, Highly-detailed, injection-molded body, Separately applied wire grab irons and brake wheel, Machined metal wheels, Weighted for trouble free operation, Solid nickel silver wheels with RP25 contours operate on all popular brands of track & Body mounted McHenry operating scale knuckle couplers. Minimum operating radius: 15"
CONDITION: New In Athearn Factory Sealed 4 Car Packaging.
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