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PREORDER Athearn HO 52' Mill Gondola, CR #587229

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AthearnSKU: ATH8181

$30.39 $37.99

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Detailed Information


  • Refined end-sheet molded-on details
  • Improved rivet and bolt details
  • Corrected wire grab-iron placements
  • New top-chord details
  • New jack reinforcement pad details
  • New coupler cut lever mounting details


  • Separately applied wire grab irons
  • Body-mounted McHenry® operating scale knuckle couplers
  • 33” solid nickel silver wheels with RP25 contours operate on all popular brands of track
  • Weighted for optimum performance
  • Fully assembled and ready for your layout
  • Razor sharp painting and printing
  • Multi-packs feature unique road numbers
  • Minimum radius: 18”


  • Duplicated look and feel of “In Service” equipment
  • Faded base colors matched to the prototype
  • Perfect starting point for adding grime and rust


Open top cars, such as gondolas, have been a mainstay on railroads for decades as they are ideal for carrying large, bulky loads such as coil steel or scrap metal loaded by crane.


COUPLER STYLE: McHenry Scale Knuckle
Minimum Age Recommendation: 14 years
Is Assembly Required: No

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