This is Atlas 50001703 N 70-Ton Hart Ballast Car, MILW #340931. 70-ton Hart ballast car, Milwaukee Road (CMStP&P) #340931. Built by ACF from 1940-1953, the 70-Ton Hart Ballast Cars were formally known as Hart Selective Service Ballast Cars, due to the use of specially-designed doors which allowed the lading to be discharged one of three ways: to the center of the rails, to the center and sides of the rails, or to the side of the rails only.
Its key features are: Die cast chassis 70-ton friction bearing trucks Accumate offset shank coupler Fully detailed interior, including cross-bracing and side stiffeners Accurate painting and printing
Condition: Factory New (C-9) Operational Status:Functional Original Box: Yes (P-9)
Manufacturer: Atlas Model Number: 50001703 MSRP: $24.95