Walthers Rolling Stock Bethgon Coalporter Gondola 6-Pack - Ready to Run
CSX #379786, 379798, 379799, 379804, 379807, 379823 (gray, yellow Lettering)
Walthers Part # 932-61353, p. 160 Walthers 2013 HO Scale Reference
HO scale, $129.98, sold out at Walthers
A recent innovation in coal gondola technology, the BethGon Coalporter(TM)
gondola can be seen on railroads across the country, with more than 10,000
cars in service. Built by Bethlehem Steel's Johnstown American Corporation,
the BethGon features all-aluminum construction and a unique trough-style
bottom for added carrying capacity. Because there are no discharge chutes
on the bottom of the car, these cars are unloaded strictly by rotary dump.
With these models, you'll be able to model a unit train in minutes. One
pair of working knuckle couplers are included for the end cars, with dummy
knuckle couplers for all intermediate cars. The six-packs come ready to
run, and each car features a different number. The cars are sharply
detailed, with the authentic trough bottom and a hidden weight for better
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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