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New Road Numbers & Paint Schemes!

  O ACF® 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:
-Die-cast chassis
-Metal grab irons, handrails and stirrups
-Detailed body
-Accurate painting and lettering
-Minimum diameter curve: O-31 (3-rail)
-Minimum radius curve: 24" (2-Rail)

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

Two numbers are available per road name except for Mid-Continent Petroleum and Pan-Am Oils, which have four.


Road Name



New Road Numbers!

8650 Undecorated 9650
8652 New England Alcohol 9652

New Paint Schemes!

8674 McCahan Sugar Refining Co. 9674
8675 Mid-Continent Petroleum 9675
8676 Pan-Am Oils 9676
8677 Union Starch 9677


3-Rail MSRP: $59.95

2-Rail MSRP: $64.95


Estimated Delivery: August 2009

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