8003 DRGW 56100-56274 Thrall Gondola

8003 DRGW 56100-56274 Thrall Gondola
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  • Item #: FC-8003
  • Manufacturer: Cannon & Company

Craftsman kit will build a model of a 15-panel DRGW Gondola. With an Interior Length of 52ft 6 inches, a 9’ 0” Exterior Height and a capacity of 2750 cu ft built by Thrall in May 1969 as series DRGW 56100-56124 and painted Black. They have Grab Irons on the Left end of the side and Ladders on the right end of the side with Interior ladders. A second order was built in May & June 1971 as DRGW 56125-56274 painted Action Orange.

This kit contains the following:

  1. 2 pcs .030 thick Sides
  2. 2 pcs .030 thick Rib Section
  3. 2 pcs .030 thick Floor
  4. .030 Bolster & .020 Bolster
  5. 2 pc .Injection molded Ends
  6. 1 Pc 8 Rung Ladder Spue
  7. 1 pc Brake Housing Sprue
  8. 1 Pair Moloco DG 0414 Draft Gear

DIRECT ORDER ONLY

The Modeler will need to provide trucks, couplers, various sizes of Evergreen Styrene and other common detail parts.

Suggested Bill of Materials that the Modeler must supply

Weight - Lead Sheet (.060 Maximum Thickness)

Coupler - Kadee 158

Trucks - Genesis or Tangent 100 Ton ASF Ride Control

.010 Brass wire for grabs-(4 required)

Details Associates #6429 Pull Tabs or Plano 10874

Tangent Type 1 TSM-203 Pin Lifters  

A-Line #290000 Sill Steps

Brake Platform Plano #131 or ExactRail 80-3054

Modeler Supplied Brake Parts

Evergreen I-Beam .100

Evergreen I-Beam .060

Evergreen .020 x .030

Evergreen .020 x .188

Evergreen .030 x .080

Evergreen .030 x .125

Evergreen .010 x .060

Evergreen .060 x .060

Evergreen .125 Tubing

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Price $30.00