N Scale – BLUFORD SHOPS 63043 LOUISVILLE & NASHVILLE 2-Bay War Emergency Hoppers


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THIS ITEM IS N Scale !!!!! IN STOCK & SHIPS OUT IMMEDIATELY, Unlike Other Dealers Who Take 5 Days or More to Order it Then Ship Out to You a WEEK Later !!!!!Up for your consideration is a 3-PACK of Brand NEW, NEW Stock – N Scale BLUFORD SHOPS – Item No. 63043 ( 3-PACK ) Ready-to-Run – 2-Bay War Emergency Open Composite Hopper Cars with Coal Loads Lettered for The LOUISVILLE & NASHVILLE Railroad with the following Road Numbers L&N # 31302, 31015 & 31477.  Models are Fully Assembled and feature the following : Ready-To-Run : Magnetic Knuckle Couplers : Fox Valley Models Metal Wheels : Authentic Detailing : Superb Paint & Lettering : For Ages 14 and up.  Original Retail of $74.85.***   ALL ITEMS Will be Shipped out in a Secure Box, NO Padded Mailers like some irresponsible Dealers   ***Louisville & Nashville received this 1,000 car group of War Emergency Composite Hoppers from Pullman Standard in late 1943 and early 1944.  The oversize “L&N” and road numbers were typical L&N practice for hoppers of the time.  L&N loaded vast amounts of coal from eastern Kentucky as well as other pockets around the system.   This run is available in singles, 2-packs and 3-packs for a total of 6 road numbers.  War Emergency Composite Hoppers were built during the Second World War with wood siding and slope sheets at the direction of the War Production Board in hopes of saving as much steel as possible for the war effort.  This was especially the case with hoppers that were usually built with copper-bearing steel to resist corrosion.  The car sides were built with the Pratt truss design using a combination of vertical and diagonal ribs.SHIPPING Outside USA Through eBay’s Global Shipping Program ONLY !!!!! Plus FREE SHIPPING In the USA !!!!! I am Constantly purchasing items DIRECT from the Manufacturers, Wholesale Suppliers, Hobby Store close outs and Overstocks and I am passing the savings on to you.  Several of these items are Discontinued and SOLD OUT at The Manufacturers.  Don’t miss them again.  I have been in the Hobby and Retail sales in this Hobby along with Sports Cards, Coins & Other Collectibles since 1991.  I own and operate a Retail Store.  Please check my feedback and buy with confidence.  Payment methods accepted are PAYPAL ( Immediate Payment is Requested ).  S/H for this item will be FREE by USPS First Class Mail.  Thank You for viewing my Listings and I hope you find something you like for the price you want to pay.  Good Luck and God bless !!!!!Please confirm your shipping address is correct before making payment.If you are purchasing multiple items, please utilize the shopping cart feature and pay for your items with one transaction. This helps to streamline tracking and avoid delays.

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Weight 0.56 lbs
Dimensions 8 × 6 × 4 in


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