WALTHERS RELEASES N SCALE BALLAST HOPPERS in NOVEMBER, 1997
Milwaukee, WI - Wm. K. Walthers, Inc. announces the release of Walthers
N Scale Ballast Hoppers, the first ballast hoppers available in N scale.
Since hoppers are subject to rough loads and handling, they are some of
the strongest cars built. Open top hoppers transport a wide variety of
materials that don't need protection from the weather. Railroads always
maintain a fleet of ballast hoppers for moving ballast where it's
Walthers ready-to-run, styrene N Scale Ballast Hoppers feature finely
detailed stirrups and grab irons, universal couplers and longitudinal
hopper doors. The heavy cast metal underframe helps the car to run well.
Modeled after a common prototype used across North America, the N Scale
Ballast Hoppers are available in singles for $9.98 or in 3-packs for
$29.98. Park a string of Walthers N Scale Ballast Hoppers next to the
Scale Glacier Gravel Company (933-3241, $39.98). Both can be purchased
from your local Walthers dealer. Hoppers are available in the following
Closed on Thursday, November 27, 2014, Wednesday, December 24, 2014, Thursday, December 25, 2014 and Thursday, January 1, 2015.
Regular hours are Monday-Friday 10-6, Saturday 9-1. Closed Sunday & all major holidays.
Summer hours (Memorial Day - Labor Day) Tues-Fri 11-6, Sat 9-1. Closed Sun, Mon & all major holidays.
5619 West Florist Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53218
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