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Sat Sep 10 19:16:26 EDT 2022



Labelle does list the pilcher trucks. They are the last ones on page 2 of the H-500 series freight trucks.

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I was happy to see the Battleship gondolas back on the westerfield list. Unless I missed it LaBelle does not list the pilcher trucks!



On Fri, Sep 9, 2022, 7:09 AM NW Modeling List <nw-modeling-list at <mailto:nw-modeling-list at> > wrote:

just saw the following from Andrew Dahm.


Dave Bott




We are pleased to announce that Westerfield Models is releasing an older Kit Series that has been out of production for a while and some new detail parts.


The #11000 Series Kit:  GKa/GKb 46 FT Battleship Gondola for N&W is now available again. 

The Kit body has been rebuilt with One-Piece body including frame.  The first high capacity gondola, N&W built 750 GKa cars numbered 100000-100749 in 1914 for use at its new Lamberts Point rotary dumper. The cars were successful and in 1916 and additional 1,000 cars of class GKb numbered 100750-101749 were built.  Pilcher Trucks available from Labelle Models.  Decal Set Available.

Recommended Trucks: Pilcher 6 Wheel Trucks - Available only from Labelle Models #HO-528 (

Our Kit cover all variations and lettering styles for the life of these cars.                                        

Operating Era:   1914 - 1953


AVAILABLE NOW.  Listed in Our Secure Model Store under "GONDOLAS".



11001      GKa/GKb 46 Ft Battleship Gondola, N&W                         $46

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