About the Hiawatha '9-39 - As-Delivered' paint scheme:
These three cars were part of a small order of 83 ribside boxcars that were delivered in September of 1939. Numbering from 19000-19082, they were the first new 40 foot ribsides built by the Milwaukee Road. This group of cars were built with wood running boards and were equipped with Universal hand brakes.
Additional InformationScale: HO Scale
Product Line: Platinum Series
Coupler Type: Kadee #58
Truck Type: ExactRail 50 ton Barber S-2 Friction Bearing Trucks
Wheels: CNC-Machined 33" wheels
Era: 1939 - 1960's
Minimum Radius: 22"
HO Scale: Milwaukee Road 3898 Ribside Boxcar - MILW '3-1963 Repaint'