|Sunset Railway & Navigation Co.
||AAR Car Type Codes
||Mechanical Designation: XM
Type Code: n/a
||General Car Type
||General Service Boxcar
|Model Built By
||Era or On-model Dates
||Era: mid-1950s to late-1970s
On-car date: New and Built dates of 7-56
|Description Of Model|
|40-foot double-door 50-ton boxcar with roofwalk intact. Simulated construction appears to be welded steel. Model's doors can be opened.|
Part of an NMRA sponsored set of cars lettered for historic model railroads, this car is lettered for the fictional Sunset Railway & Navigation Co. - the personal layout of former Model Railroader Magazine staffer and editor Linn Westcott (1913-1980).
|Brand new. No box.|
|Paint Scheme & Weathering|
|Is the model painted? Yes|
Factory painted car lettered for Linn Westcott's model railroad.
Is the model weathered? No
|Detail Parts Installed|
|Does model have extra detail parts installed? No|
Detail parts description:
No after-market parts installed.
|Does the model have couplers? Yes|
Micro-Trains Z-scale couplers body mounted on both ends.
|Trucks / Running Gear|
|Does the model have running gear? Yes|
Running gear description:
Model has two 2-axle unsprung plastic trucks.
|Does the model have wheelsets? Yes|
Model has four OEM wheelsets. Wheels and axles are plastic.
|Motor & Power Train|
|Is the model motorized? No|
Motor / power train description:
|Non-DCC Electronics Information|
|Are non-DCC electronics installed? No|
|DCC Decoder Information|
Is the model DCC ready? No|
Is DCC installed? No
Short Address: n/a
Long Address: n/a
|Factory painted car lettered for Linn Westcott's model railroad.|
|Shopping List Of Parts Needed For Model|
|To-Do List Of Things Yet To Be Done To Model|