1/87 933-7831 Walthers 60' Railway Post Office Car (Postal) with 'Super Details' - Wood and Metal HO Craftsman Kit
Wood and Metal Model Kit, Box Condition: Exc
Excellent and very well detailed car from one if not the first producer of HO kits. This model likely dates from the early 1950s in the Golden Age of HO kits - a time when detail and variety of rolling stock, passenger and engines assembly kit was at it's peak. Features metal sides embossed with rivet detail, windows and door cut-outs and window frames, pre-cut hardwood floor, hardwood milled arched roof, other wood as required, cast metal car ends, super detail kit including dozens of metal castings for the roof and underside, decals for a wide variety of lines and numbers (details below), clear windows with proper postal design printed on them and more. Includes full size plans with instructions . This kit has never been started. Many arts are still sealed in the Walthers interior bags - the other pars have been inventoried 100% complete. There are gold decals for Southern Pacific, New Haven, Burlington, Southern, Sante Fe, Baltimore and Ohio, The Milwaukee Road, Great Northern, Norfolk and Western, Pennsylvania, New York Central, Union Pacific, Chicago and North Western, Soo Line, Gulf Mobile & Ohio, Long Island, USPS, REA, Pullman and numerous number and car type decals. If you have an interest in these highly accurate kits and the revolution they created in modeling, please read about their history in the article located on this website.
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