Athearn #27036 - 45' Container
OOCL [Orient Overseas Container Line] - #3-Pack
The MSRP is US $36.98
Our reservation price at US $31.43 provides a 15% discount.
Reserve now to ensure delivery.
Because importers now make very few models for inventory, most Athearn & Athearn Genesis products are already sold out or are in short supply by the time they are released.
Upon receipt of your order, we will send a formal Reservation Confirmation.
PROTOTYPE AND BACKGROUND INFORMATION:
An intermodal container is a large standardized shipping container, designed and built for intermodal freight transport, meaning these containers can be used across different modes of transport – from ship to rail to truck – without unloading and reloading their cargo. Forty-five foot containers such as this model are commonly used in situations where increased capacity is needed. Corrugating the sheet metal used for the sides and roof contributes significantly to the container’s rigidity and stacking strength, just like in corrugated iron or in cardboard boxes. International (ISO) containers have castings with openings for twistlock fasteners at each of the eight corners, to allow gripping the box from above, below, or the side, and they can be stacked up to ten units high for storage.