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  O ACF® 8,000 Gallon Tank Car

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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 Gulf States Creosoting and National Refining, which have two.


Road Name


8650 Undecorated 9650

New Paint Schemes!

8642 Gulf States Creosoting 9642
8643 Jones & Laughlin Steel 9643
8644 Koppers 9644
8645 National Refining 9645
8646 Shell 9646
8647 Union Oil Co. 9647

New Road Numbers!

8681 Deep-Rock 9681


3-Rail MSRP: $69.95

2-Rail MSRP: $74.95


Estimated Delivery: May 2011

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