Athearn Boxcar Kits

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Hank4014

Member
I've gotten a few of these kits lately, and I have been looking to assemble them. The problem I am running into is that I can't get the doors onto the bottom rail. The top rail is removable, so it isn't a problem there, but the lower rail has a sort of hook to it, and I'm apprehensive about forcing them into the rail.

Any ideas?
 

sd50f

Member
Slide them on using one side of the bottom rail. They usually take a little bit of force to go on, but they will slide on to the rail. Then attach the top rail. It helps if you slide the door on at a bit of an angle...

Timothy Dineen
 




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