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  O 8,000 Gallon Tank Car

The ACF® 8,000 Gallon Type 27 Tank Car was one of the most popular standard design riveted tank cars of the first half of the twentieth century. ACF® built more than 1,800 of these cars for a wide variety of customers in the petroleum, chemical, and food industries. Virtually every bulk liquid or gas of the era was shipped in these cars (and its similar 10,000 gallon brother). Typical products included petroleum, acids, alcohol, propane, ammonia, molasses and vegetable oil.

Features Include:
-NEW! Optional 3-Rail Scale Adjust-A-Coupler™ System included
-Die-cast chassis
-Metal grab irons, handrails and stirrups
-Detailed body
-Accurate painting and lettering
-Minimum diameter curve (3-rail): O-31
-Minimum radius curve (2-Rail): 24"

Please note: Atlas O body-mounted scale couplers can be used on both 2-rail and 3-rail versions.

Four numbers are available per road name.




8650 Undecorated 9650
8657 Dow Chemical 9657
8658 Globe 9658
8659 Shell Chemical 9659
8660 Shipper's Car Line 9660
8661 C.F. Simonin's 9661


3-RAIL MSRP: $54.95

2-RAIL MSRP: $59.95



Estimated Delivery: December 2005

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