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lettering for C&NW’s 50’ single-door for general freight service

Part Number: C&NW-8a

Price: $8.50

In July through September, 1941, the C&NW received 500, 50’ single-door boxcars from Pullman-Standard’s Michigan City, Indiana, plant, under Lot 5666. Series assigned to freight service were 68050-68998 (even numbers only) ars were equiped with Viking roofs, 4/5 Dreadnaught square-corner ends, 6’ opening Youngstown doors, Universal Power hand brakes and Apex Tri-Lok running boards, with Barber Stabalized 50-ton trucks

(The first 25 cars, Series 68000-68048 (even numbers only), were equipped for Baggage Express (BE) service with steam lines and Allied Full Cushion high speed trucks and painted Pullman passenger green - lettering DULUX yellow. - see decal set C&NW-8)

Paint & Lettering: painted in C&NW’s boxcar brown: TCP-183, with lettering in all-white stencil paste, and the Route of the 400 emblem.

Decal set designed and created at Protocraft Decals
Printed by Microscale Industries

Background color shown above is not included in decal sheet

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