SOLD OUT: BKTY (MKT) “Original Red 1966” GATC 4180 Airslide
- Product: GATC 4180 Airslide Covered Hopper
- Scale: HO Scale 1:87.1
- Truck: Tangent 100-Ton N-11 Roller Bearing
- Wheels: CNC-Machined 36″ Wheels
BKTY (MKT) “Original Red 1966” represents the first order of 4180 Airslides rostered by the Missouri Kansas & Texas. Classic Barriger-era red paint and the correct high brake wheel Tangent body style are used for this replica. Look closely – the SP H-100-13 car class is there, as these were leased through SP financing and the Commonwealth Plan. Also, check out our hand-drawn stenciling here, because it is unparalleled by any other brand in accuracy. A classic sharp scheme, available in 4 accurate numbers.
A prototype reference is in the grid of model/prototype photos below.