HO Scale 1938 'South Broad' Philadelphia Subway Cars


Photo by Gerald H. Landau from the Joe Testagrose collection
From nycsubway.org


These cars were delivered in 1938 to Philadelphia's Broad Street Subway when the South Broad portion of the line opened. They were similar to the first group of cars but differed in styling of the roofs. The cars were retired in 1982.


KITS (Resin Bodies and 3D-printed Frames, Trucks and End Gates)
*One-Piece Detailed Resin Body Shells
*3D-printed Frames (Power frame uses NWSL Stanton Drive 7' wheelbase with 36" wheels)
*Underbody details on frame
*3D-Printed Trucks and Truck Sideframes for nonpowered cars (require Bachmann Silver Series 36" wheelsets)
*3D-printed End Gates
*Window Glazing Included with Body Shells
*Instructions as .pdf files

READY-TO-FINISH MODELS
2-Car Sets, One Powered and One Dummy. All Details as Above. 2-Car Sets come assembled and undecorated, with Stanton drive installed and 3D-printed end gates and window glazing packed separately

LINKS TO 3D PARTS ON SHAPEWAYS:
Frame/Truck Set (Nonpowered Cars)
End Gates Set

87207HO 1938 BSL 'South Broad' Subway Car Body Shell

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87207PHO 1938 BSL 'South Broad' Subway Car 2-Car PWR Set Ready To Finish

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2-Car Power/Dummy RTF Set MSRP $369.95

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