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Northern Pacific Budd Rail Diesel Car


Northern Pacific Budd Rail Diesel Car

Uncatalogued Model - Image not from catalogue.

Years Released: 1968 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 1 year.

Model: Northern Pacific Budd Rail Diesel Car
Running Number: 303
Category: Diesel Electric Locomotives
Diesel Electric Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Budd RDC
Budd RDC
Designer: Budd Company
Class Information: By the 1940ís American Railroads were looking to shed unprofitable passenger business sectors. In areas where lightly loaded, but profitable business remained, the Budd Company of Philadelphia provided a versatile solution, offering a self-contained train set that could be expanded as needed for multiple working. More...
Weight: 29 tons
Purpose: Passenger & Light Freight
Wheel Arrangement: BO-BO
Model Information: Model not released with British couplings, and also not released in a Tri-ang Hornby box.
Length - 10 1/16 inches.
Models Produced: * 4,000
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
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Company: N.P. - Northern Pacific Railway
Logo: N.P. Logo
Logo Years: 1893 - 1970
Northern Pacific Railway
Livery: N.P. Silver
N.P. Silver
Livery Details: Steel silver.
Company Information: The Northern Pacific Railway Company was chartered in 1864. The N.P. followed the Canadian border from the West Coast to the Great Lakes.

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Model Year Details (1)

1968 R.829 1968
Northern Pacific Budd Rail Diesel Car

Related Service Sheets (1)

31 Railcar - R.352 August 1962

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R.829 - Northern Pacific Budd Rail Diesel Car - 1968
R.829 Northern Pacific Budd Rail Diesel Car - 1968

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