The 6017-225 A.T. & S.F. is an uncatalogued caboose from 1963. Due to the manufacturing cycle limited to a single year -- plus it was an uncatalogued caboose -- the 6017-225 has become a highly desirable item. Clean, collector quality examples will command a premium.
Standard features of the 6017-225 caboose include: red paint shell, A.T. & S.F. lettering in white, AAR trucks, galvanized frame and a single operating coupler. There are no end railings on this caboose.
Additional Detail, Photos & Box Information
The 6017-225 is frequently mistaken for the 6017-235 caboose. The main difference between the two is the -235 has end railings while the -225 does not have the railings.
The length of this caboose is approximately 7" long (coupler to coupler).
Only Known Variation - Shown in the photo above - All are red shells with white lettering.