Prototype Railroad Profile No. 1 – Louisville & Nashville ARA Single Sheathed Box Cars

Product Description


This initial installment of the PRRP series focuses on the L&N’s numerous ARA single sheathed box cars. In addition to prototype information, this profile details how to model one of these cars using the Funaro & Camerlengo HO scale kit. Highlights include:

  • Information about the heretofor undiscovered Murphy roof fitted to most of these cars
  • A how-to for scratchbuilding the correct roof
  • Modeling the three-lever brake arrangement
  • Information about the L&N’s “home-brew” hybrid AB brakes fitted to some of these cars
  • plus more

Available in three formats: Acrobat files in either screen or print resolution or an epub format for your ebook reader. 38 pages

PRRP1-LN-ARA sample

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Ebook file (22.3 MB) – $7.00   Add to Cart

Screen Acrobat file (11.3 MB) – $7.00   Add to Cart

Print Acrobat file (30.3 MB) – can be printed at home or via a print shop like FedEx Office – $7.00Add to Cart

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