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HO 100 Ton Hopper Car Kits & RTR

 

In Stock and Pre order Items

 

Designed in 1960 by the N&W as the H-11 class which is an enlarged PRR H-39 70 ton hopper. In 1964, the size was increased to 12' 3" high, cubic feet increased to 3433 and weight capacity increased to 90-100 tons. Over 130,000 have been built. Three distinctive characteristics highlight this class of hopper: roping eye with integral end buffers; end slope sheets are at a steeper angle than the hopper sheets; 13 riveted side posts with the middle two panels wider than the rest. Other features include; Wine door locks and full height side ladder stiles. Pullman, Greenville Steel Car, and Trinity built similar cars. The cars were built by PRR, B&O, C&O, N&W and RDG. Bethlehem Steel and ACF supplied prefabricated kits to other railroads. The following used these hoppers: B&O, Blue Diamond Mining, BN, C&I, C&O, CONRAIL, CHESSIE SYSTEM (B&O), CHESSIE SYSTEM (C&O), CHESSIE SYSTEM (WM), CHESSIE SYSTEM (CSXT), CHESSIE SYSTEM (CSX), Dayton Power & Light, D&H, D&RGW, Island Creek Coal, Intsel Corp, ITEL, LEF & C, L&N, LRWN, MKT, Missouri Public Service, MSDR, NORFOLK SOUTHERN, N&W, NP, NS, P&LE, P&S, Potomic Electric Power Co, PENN CENTRAL, Penna Power & Light, PRR, PVAL, READING, ROCK ISLAND, SANTA FE, SEABOARD, SLSF (FRISCO), SOO, SOUTHERN PACIFIC, TWRY, UMP, UMPX, UNION PACIFIC, UPPER MARION AND PLYMOUTH and WESTERN MARYLAND.

KIT INCLUDES: One piece plastic molded body, under frame, brake wheel, interior & slope sheet braces, brake wheel, air tank, brake cylinder, triple valve, Roller Bearing Trucks with 36" wheels (RP-25 flanges) & car weights.

 

Complete list of previous production items


Chicago & North Western Black

#41698 Road #135205 RTR $25.95 each In Stock
#41699 Road #135209 RTR $25.95 each In Stock
#41702 Road #135237 RTR $25.95 each In Stock
#41703 Road #135251 RTR $25.95 each In Stock

Chicago & North Western Green

#41709 Road #135296 RTR $25.95 each In Stock

Detroit & Mackinac Red
#41711 Road #5925 RTR $25.95 each In Stock

Lycoming Valley
#41719 Road #36220 RTR $25.95 each In Stock
#41720 Road #36226 RTR $25.95 each In Stock

New York Susquehanna & Western

#41721 Road #801556 RTR $25.95 each In Stock
#41722 Road #801925 RTR $25.95 each In Stock
#41723 Road #802088 RTR $25.95 each In Stock
#41724 Road #803037 RTR $25.95 each In Stock
#41725 Road #804377 RTR $25.95 each In Stock
#41726 Road #834387 RTR $25.95 each In Stock

Reading "Speed Lettering"

#41741 Road #41650 RTR $25.95 each In Stock
#41743 Road #41675 RTR $25.95 each In Stock
#41744 Road #41701 RTR $25.95 each In Stock

Reading & Northern Red End
#41739 Road #7449 RTR $25.95 each In Stock
#41740 Road #7482 RTR $25.95 each In Stock

Reading & Northern Blue End
#41734 Road #7219 RTR $25.95 each In Stock
#41735 Road #7231 RTR $25.95 each In Stock

Rock Island
#41748 Road #700177 RTR $25.95 each In Stock

Southern Pacific

#41750 Road #481090 RTR $25.95 each In Stock
#41751 Road #481127 RTR $25.95 each In Stock
#41752 Road #481129 RTR $25.95 each In Stock
#41753 Road #481132 RTR $25.95 each In Stock
#41754 Road #481150 RTR $25.95 each In Stock
#41755 Road #481165 RTR $25.95 each In Stock

WP White Rotary End

#41538 Road #70015 RTR $25.95 each In Stock
#41539 Road #70021 RTR $25.95 each In Stock

#41540 Road #70032 RTR $25.95 each In Stock
#41541 Road #70040 RTR $25.95 each In Stock

WP Blue Rotary End

#41534 Road #70157 RTR $25.95 each In Stock
#41535 Road #70175 RTR $25.95 each In Stock
#41536 Road #70206 RTR $25.95 each In Stock
#41537 Road #70238 RTR $25.95 each In Stock

Data Only Black Body

Data Only Black Body

#55142 Road #None Kit $13.95 each In Stock

Data Only Brown Body

Data Only Brown Body

#55143 Road #None Kit $13.95 each In Stock