MODELS MADE BY ANDY
WEGMULLER IN HO SCALE (1:87)
- MODELS ARE FULLY DETAILED AND
- HANDCRAFTED MUSEUM QUALITY
- COMPOSITE CONSTRUCTION (EPOXY
RESIN AND BRASS)
- AVAILABLE IN LETTERING
DIFFERENT TIME PERIODS
Insulated box car by National Steel Car
8024 50ft. Insulated box car in as
Eastern bought 10 Insulated box cars from National Steel
Car in 1969,
numbered from 8021 to 8030. They were mainly used for
beverages and beer to northern British Columbia. To
temperatures, important with food shipments, they had a
heater underneath and vents on each side of the car.
They remained in
until the 1990's with their original paint scheme.Some
ended up in
MofW service into early 2000's.
When delivered they had yellow truck,
but over time they got dirty or were replaced and ended up
black. The models represent this circumstances.
|19 inch or 482mm
for this model were developed from prototype drawings, photographs
It is one of a kind Museum quality, completely
finished, handmade from epoxy castings and brass stirrup steps,
grabs and brake rods. They are exquisitely detailed according to
prototype with free standing ladders, detailed under floor,
heater and tank, cut levers and brake hoses.
The model is fully functional with #78 Kadee couplers and semi
The model has then been weathered using my unique process. This
process allows the finer details of the model to come to life
“real live” look and making it a truly astounding museum quality
Lettering artwork and decals were specifically made for this
models. They are exquisitely detailed according to prototype, yet
sturdy. Every model is correct for a specific prototype.
little stack on the roof is for the alcohol heater.
cars of this series remained in their original paint
All pictures © Andy Wegmuller