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  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.

Four numbers are available per road name except for Staley, which has two.


Road Name


8650 Undecorated 9650

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8681 Deep-Rock 9681
8682 Johnson 9682
8683 Richfield 9683
8684 Staley 9684
8685 Transcontinental 9685


3-Rail MSRP: $64.95

2-Rail MSRP: $69.95


Estimated Delivery: June 2010

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