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lettering for KCS/L&A’s 50’ single 9’ door boxcars

Part Number: KCS/L&A-8

Coming Fall 2020

In October of 1941, the KCS received 200, 50’ single-door boxcars from Pullman-Standard Car Manufacturing Company under Lot 5681, and assigned road numbers as Series 25100-25299. Cars were unique in that they were built with Pullman Patented flat panel riveted roofs and Pullman Patented Corrugated ends.

The single 8’ Youngstown door was extended to 9’ with a 1’ addition to the right side of the door with a corresponding wider door opening.

Paint & Lettering: Cars were painted a red-brown: TCP 181 up to 1950, then TCP 202. Underbody and truck side frames coated with black car cement.

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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