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Athearn N scale PS 4427 covered hopper

A Pullman-Standard (PS) high-side 4,427-cubic-foot-capacity three-bay covered hopper is now available from Athearn Trains. The N scale model fea- tures an injection-molded plastic body, wire and etched-metal details, and screw-mounted roller-bearing trucks with 36" metal wheelsets. The prototype. Pullman-Standard introduced the 4,427-cubic-foot-capacity covered hopper in 1964. For the first two years of the production run, the cars had a 4-3-4 exterior post pattern and low sides that partially...

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