All Door Box Car
Box Car -40ft. 5486-series
Box Car -40ft Double Door Wood
Box Car -41' Hi-Cube
Box Car -40ft. 5241-series
Box Car -40ft. 12000-series
Box Car -40ft Metal 5238
Box Car -40ft PS-1
Box Car -40ft Rivarossi 5279
Box Car -40ft Wood-Sheathed
Box Car -50ft Combination Door
Box Car -50ft Double-Plug Door
Box Car -50ft Plug Door
Box Car -60ft Single Door
Box Car -Old Time
Bulkhead Flat Car
Caboose -Bay Window
Caboose -Extended Vision -Roco 5485
Caboose -Extended Vision -12000
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Calcium Carbide Car
Cattle Car -40ft. -1st Version
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Cattle Car -40ft. -3rd Version Hong Kong/Taiwan
Center Flow Hopper
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Container Carrier
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Gondola -Old Time
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Gondola -50ft. Outside Braced
Gondola -50ft.
Gondola 50-foot -Hong Kong
Helium Carrier
Hopper Car -40ft Open
Hopper -50ft. Ribbed Side
Horse Car -Old Time
Log Car
Palace Stock Car
Pulpwood Car
Ore Car
Reefer -40ft Private Owner
Reefer -41ft
Reefer -50ft. Outside Braced
Reefer -50ft. Smooth Side
Reefer -50ft Thermo King
Stock Car -50ft.
Stock Car -Old Time
Tank Car -50ft. In-Transit Heated
Tank Car -Chemcial Tank 40ft.
Tank Car -Single Dome 5276
Tank Car -40ft.
Tank Car -40ft Three-Dome
Tank Car -40ft Six-Dome
Tank Car -62ft. Single-Dome
Tank Car -Old Time 6255
Tank Car -Old Time
Track Cleaning Car
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Watermelon Car
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Track Maintenance Car
Old Time Cars
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Operating Cars

AHM 1979 Seasons Greetings Box Car

50ft. Plug Door Box Car
Christmas 1979
No. 5582-10
The box end flap calls this model a 50ft. Plug Door Box.  It is the same as the car labeled a 51ft. example.

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50ft. Plug Door Box Car
Dixie Line - Louisville & Nashville
No. 5582-03

50ft. Plug Door Box Car

50ft. Plug Door Box Car
Iowa Beef
No. 12021

50ft. Plug Door Box Car
No. 12021

50ft. Plug Door Box Car
Kellogg's Frosted Flakes Tony The Tiger
No. 5487
No. 5467-B
AHM included the above Kellogg's Tony The Tiger 50ft. Plug Door Box Car in promotional train sets.  Note that this example includes a red roofline, below is another AHM Kellogg's Tony The Tiger car with a blue roof.  The car's tooling also differs from the blue roof example.  See notes on AHM's 50' Plug Doors presented below.

50ft. Plug Door Box Car
Kellogg's Frosted Flakes Tony The Tiger
No. 5581-04

50ft. Plug Door Box Car
McCloud River
No. 5282-04
No. 5486-01


50ft. Plug Door Box Car
Middletown & New Jersey 
No. 5582-05
No. 12023


50ft. Plug Door Box Car
Montana, Dakota & Western
No. 12022

AHM 51ft. Plug Door Box Car

50ft. Plug Door Box Car
Providence & Worcester
No. 12024

50ft. Plug Door Box Car

The 50-foot Plug Door Box Car is a common car type found in many HO-scale train lines. Reviewing the examples AHM offered over the years shows variations.

A group of releases from 1979-1980 show AHM example's tooling is the same as one found in some Bachmann releases. AHM's 1979 Christmas Car and the cars carrying the 12000-series numbering all feature squared stirrup steps and other details that mirror examples found in Bachmann's releases. The mentioned holiday car and the 12000-series cars were made in Taiwan for AHM by what I believe was a Kader plant that operated in that country until the late 1980s.

AHM's promotional Hood, Keebler, red roof Kellogg's Frosted Flakes, and Woolworth cars all share a similar design. These cars are Austrian made by Roco from what I've discovered. Note however a variation, the red roof Kellogg's Frosted Flakes has no slots in the shell along the sill for the underframe to snap in place. Though a very common car in many lines, I do not know of a general release for the Austrian-made 50-foot Plug Door in AHM's line. The car was only found in promotional sets. I have seen a blue Chessie System example of this car, but it was a Charmerz release. I don't know of any railroad roadnames issued under AHM's name for the Austrian 50-foot Plug.