Atlas Trains NSC 5182 50' Plug Door Box Car, Grand Trunk Western
ROAD NUMBER #598031
From 1975 to 1980 National Steel Car built over one-thousand 50' 6" single-plug door box cars. Most of the 100-ton cars went to Canadian railroads primarily for paper service. Two hundred 70-ton cars went into food service for the Grand Trunk Western. The models have a number of variations corresponding to the prototype.
Bodies: 5111 or 5277 cubic foot styles
Ends: Nine or ten corrugations
Doors: 9ft or 10ft plug doors
Side Sills: Deep or shallow sills
Corner Posts: A special limited run of the Grand Trunk Western cars without the corner posts will be available
Trucks: 70- or 100-ton
Suggested minimum radius of 22"