Steve Neubaum's Album: Westbrook O scale NYC Gondola

A two rail car converted to three rail decades ago by my grandfather. I've put some improvements into it including an LCL container load, styled to look like a load a modeler could have made in the 1950s when the car was fairly new.

Photo 1 of 6 in Westbrook O scale NYC Gondola

Car underframe
My grandfather was not big on making underframes on his converted cars, as they were seldom seen anyway. So I made this out of balsa and basswood. This is the bottom of the frame