Chicago & North Western (C&NW) “Zito Repaint 1983” GATC 4180 Airslide
- Product: GATC 4180 Airslide Covered Hopper
- Scale: HO Scale 1:87.1
- Truck: Tangent 100-Ton Barber S-2 Roller Bearing Truck with Rotating Timken Caps
- Wheels: CNC-Machined Normal Tread 36″ Wheels
C&NW “Zito Repaint 1983” stands out among this release as only a Zito yellow car could! This scheme is an example of CNW shops 1983-era repaints of a 1967-built class of cars. Notice the low brake appliances on the end of the car, along with other accurate details like the Apex running board, body-brake truck bake beams and Timken roller bearing caps. We get asked for this scheme a lot, and we are pleased to offer such eye-catching paint for 1983+ modelers. This Zito repaint is available in 2 accurate numbers.
A prototype reference photo is in the grid of model/prototype photos below.