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50' Single Door ACF Box

GN Car Series:

36800-36999 (plug door),
39500-39699 (9' Camel Door)

Model Manufacturer and Description (HO Scale only):

Details West Insulated box

Branchline Trains (forthcoming)

Modeling Notes:

Details West model - Replace car sides with Athearn 50' insulated box car sides and add a new door using the 9' Camel door from Intermountain 50' PS-1 box car. Refer to Staffan Ehnbom article in Mainline Modeler. The forthcoming Branchline Trains model appears to be correct based on what I have read.  I will update this page after the model has been released.

Prototype Paint Color:

Big Sky Blue
Glacier Green

Recommended Decals:

Glacier Green - Microscale 87-996 or Champ BRH-72

Big Sky Blue - 87-268 or Champ 385


Great Northern Equipment, Color Pictorial, Book 1, Pages 65, 69

Mainline Modeler, April 1993

Revised: 8/6/01

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