40-foot Pfaudler milk car
Scale: HO (1:87)
Era: 1920s to 1950s
Manufacturer: Athearn Trains, 2904 Research Rd., Champaign, IL 61822, 800-338-4639, athearn.com
- Screw-mounted express-type trucks
- Machined metal RP-25 contour wheels
- Body-mounted McHenry couplers
- Injection-molded plastic body
- Minimum radius: 18”
- Available July 2023
Road names: Chicago & North Western, Alderney Dairy Co., Merkle Dairy Co., Pfaudler, and Reid Ice Cream Corp. Three road numbers per scheme.
Company information: Athearn Trains offers model railroad equipment in N and HO scales. The company is part of Horizon Hobby and is based in Champaign, Ill.
Reproduced from Athearn June 2022 news release
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