Micro-Trains 09400200 3 Bay Hopper - Illinois Central
This three bay ACF Center Flow covered hopper with elongated hatches is painted grey with white lettering and logo. It was built in Canada by National Steel Car of Hamilton, ON, Canada, in December 1996 and numbered into the 300-car series 799500-799799. It runs on Roller Bearing trucks. Illinois Central is a partner of Canadian National; by lettering the cars for an American railroad, it allowed CN to avoid Canadian sales taxes.