Modern Modeling ABOX, The Other Railbox
S/Sn3 Modeling Guide 1995-10
Freight Cars - Box Cars
In 1978 and 1979, Pacific Car & Foundry built 400 special cars for Railbox which were non-cushioned underframe, 50-foot, AAR class "XM", plate C, combination-door box cars. This article covers how the author built one such car. Includes prototype and construction photos, scaled drawings, and a parts list.