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MTL-500 00 940 Z GN Circus Series #3 : Z Scale : Apr 2017

MTL-500 00 940 Z GN Circus Series #3
This 40’ standard box car with single door is brown with white lettering and runs on Bettendorf trucks. In an effort to develop a new paint scheme, Great Northern decorated a number of box cars in different experimental paint schemes in 1956 and sent them across the GN network for feedback. Due to the bright and gaudy colors, this group of cars were dubbed the “Circus Cars”.
Road #: GN 19617
Do NOT order this car if you have a standing order for the series, unless you want an additional car.
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MTL-500 00 981 Z REA 40' Box Car : Z Scale : Apr 2017

MTL-500 00 981 Z REA 40' Box Car
These 40’ standard box cars with single doors are green with white lettering and red diamond logo and run on Bettendorf trucks. The Railway Express Agency was created by the United States government in 1917 to help encourage small package and parcel delivery with the railroad network. Especially important during World War I, this new network ensured fast and safe transport of money and goods, and continued until 1975 when it was disbanded.
Road #: REX 6435
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MTL-500 00 982 Z REA 40' Box Car : Z Scale : Apr 2017

MTL-500 00 982 Z REA 40' Box Car
These 40’ standard box cars with single doors are green with white lettering and red diamond logo and run on Bettendorf trucks. The Railway Express Agency was created by the United States government in 1917 to help encourage small package and parcel delivery with the railroad network. Especially important during World War I, this new network ensured fast and safe transport of money and goods, and continued until 1975 when it was disbanded.
Road #: REX 6438
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MTL-515 00 191 Z C&NW 40' Double-Sheathed Wood Box Car : Z Scale : Apr 2017

MTL-515 00 191 Z C&NW 40' Double-Sheathed Wood Box Car
These 40’ double-sheathed wood box cars with single doors are brown with white lettering and run on Andrews trucks. Built in 1918 as part of the 142100-143698 even-number-only-series, it was later rebuilt into an all steel, wood lined car. The C&NW operated over 12,000 miles of track in seven states by the late 1970s.
Road #: 142200
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MTL-515 00 192 Z C&NW 40' Double-Sheathed Wood Box Car : Z Scale : Apr 2017

MTL-515 00 192 Z C&NW 40' Double-Sheathed Wood Box Car
These 40’ double-sheathed wood box cars with single doors are brown with white lettering and run on Andrews trucks. Built in 1918 as part of the 142100-143698 even-number-only-series, it was later rebuilt into an all steel, wood lined car. The C&NW operated over 12,000 miles of track in seven states by the late 1970s.
Road #: 142236
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MTL-518 00 420 Z Olde Frothingslosh Ale 40' Wood Reefer : Z Scale : Apr 2017

MTL-518 00 420 Z Olde Frothingslosh Ale 40' Wood Reefer
This 36’ wood sheathed ice reefer with truss rods is brown with yellow sides and runs on Bettendorf trucks. Old Frothingslosh Pale Stale Ale is a unique beer so light, it floats on top of the foam! Originally a running joke on a Pittsburgh radio show in the 1950s, the Pittsburgh Brewing Company began selling small batches of relabeled “Frothingslosh” beer for special occasions.
Road #: OFRX 770
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MTL-501 00 230 Z GN Circus Series #2 : Z Scale : Mar 2017

MTL-501 00 230 Z GN Circus Series #2
This 40’ standard box car with double doors is brown with large white lettering and runs on Bettendorf trucks. In an effort to develop a new paint scheme, Great Northern decorated a number of box cars in different experimental paint schemes in 1956 and sent them across the GN network for feedback. Due to the bright and gaudy colors, this group of cars were dubbed the “Circus Cars”.
Road #: 3486
If you have a standing order for this series do NOT order this item, unless you want an additional item.
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MTL-503 00 151 Z CB&Q 40' SD Box Car : Z Scale : Mar 2017

MTL-503 00 151 Z CB&Q 40' SD Box Car
These 40’ standard box cars with single door and no roofwalk are red with white lettering and run on Bettendorf trucks. Built in 1953, these cars were part of 550 XM-32 boxcars overhauled by the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad in 1968 at its Havelock shops. The CB&Q had extensive trackage throughout the Midwestern United States before merging other railroads to form Burlington Northern in 1970.
Road #: 39244
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MTL-503 00 152 Z CB&Q 40' Box Car : Z Scale : Mar 2017

MTL-503 00 152 Z CB&Q 40' Box Car
These 40’ standard box cars with single door and no roofwalk are red with white lettering and run on Bettendorf trucks. Built in 1953, these cars were part of 550 XM-32 boxcars overhauled by the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad in 1968 at its Havelock shops. The CB&Q had extensive trackage throughout the Midwestern United States before merging other railroads to form Burlington Northern in 1970.
Road #: 39282
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MTL-520 00 221 Z WP 40' Stock Car : Z Scale : Mar 2017

MTL-520 00 221 Z WP 40' Stock Car
These 40’ despatch stock cars are brown with white lettering and run on Bettendorf trucks. Beginning in 1927, Western Pacific began to convert approximately four hundred 1916 era 40’ boxcars into single-deck stock cars. Many cars from this rebuild program continued to serve in a MOW capacity even into the 1970s.
Road #: 75894
  • Retail Price: $22.90 
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MTL-520 00 222 Z WP 40' Stock Car : Z Scale : Mar 2017

MTL-520 00 222 Z WP 40' Stock Car
These 40’ despatch stock cars are brown with white lettering and run on Bettendorf trucks. Beginning in 1927, Western Pacific began to convert approximately four hundred 1916 era 40’ boxcars into single-deck stock cars. Many cars from this rebuild program continued to serve in a MOW capacity even into the 1970s.
Road #: 76031
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MTL-500 00 930 Z GN Circus Series #1 : Z Scale : Feb 2017

MTL-500 00 930 Z GN Circus Series #1
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Road #: xx
Do NOT order this car if you have a standing order for this series, unless you want an additional car.
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