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 3 of 6 in Westbrook O scale NYC Gondola

Added Frame to car
As you can see, Lionel postwar metal trucks, mid 1950s version with uncoupling tab, were added to the car. They screw directly to the car floor, much like earlier Varney HO "High Center" trucks do. No need for a bolster