
Rebuilding Boxcars At Altoona
yes  called a ‘buck’ The cars are the first all steel round roof PRR X31’s of the PRR design being built as new in 1935 with government stimulus money during the depression  putting over 4,000 peopl
yes  called a ‘buck’ The cars are the first all steel round roof PRR X31’s of the PRR design being built as new in 1935 with government stimulus money during the depression  putting over 4,000 peopl

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Norm Buckhart
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partial view of a HERCULES POWDER tank car
it’s available: https://www.protocraft.com/category.cfm?ItemID=1127&Categoryid=36 norm buckhart
it’s available: https://www.protocraft.com/category.cfm?ItemID=1127&Categoryid=36 norm buckhart

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Norm Buckhart
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WP 12011250 Tank Cars
Tom  this is from the 192050’s and may help. Norm Buckhart
Tom  this is from the 192050’s and may help. Norm Buckhart

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Norm Buckhart
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Photo: SLSF Hopper 91062
Correct Ben  here’s the rule: norm buckhart
Correct Ben  here’s the rule: norm buckhart

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Norm Buckhart
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ATSF Mineral Brown
the text in the center paragraph was written by Richard and gives the TCP numbers and dates applied:
the text in the center paragraph was written by Richard and gives the TCP numbers and dates applied:

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Norm Buckhart
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Question re: upcoming Rapido USRA DS box
that’s not a problem  I will complete the sizing here  maybe half size or quarter size?
that’s not a problem  I will complete the sizing here  maybe half size or quarter size?

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Norm Buckhart
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Union Oil 76 paint scheme
Tony  I was told that the real one was painted up for display at the New York World’s Fair  so a one off. Uncle Jerry weigh in here. Norm Buckhart Begin forwarded message:
Tony  I was told that the real one was painted up for display at the New York World’s Fair  so a one off. Uncle Jerry weigh in here. Norm Buckhart Begin forwarded message:

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Norm Buckhart
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SP/SSW "DF" loader symbol decal: Is the one"
they are two shades of yellow Bill  I have them O scale but not HO. Norm Buckhart
they are two shades of yellow Bill  I have them O scale but not HO. Norm Buckhart

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Norm Buckhart
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RI 264000 lettering
Ron  this could have been renumbered but may be what you are looking for. norm buckhart
Ron  this could have been renumbered but may be what you are looking for. norm buckhart

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Norm Buckhart
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Photo: Chalk Marks On Boxcar
Guy  are these cans in the photo Keely Cans? that you are referring to? Norm Buckhart
Guy  are these cans in the photo Keely Cans? that you are referring to? Norm Buckhart

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Norm Buckhart
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builder's photo
this would be the builder’s photo of the side view. Not sure when the buzz saw came into practice but after 1919 when these were built. norm
this would be the builder’s photo of the side view. Not sure when the buzz saw came into practice but after 1919 when these were built. norm

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Norm Buckhart
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PHOTO HELP NEEDED  AGAIN
I think it’s correct Bill (Norm Buckhart) Begin forwarded message:
I think it’s correct Bill (Norm Buckhart) Begin forwarded message:

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Norm Buckhart
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B5024 steam lines
nuts  you’re right  well anyway I tried. Norm
nuts  you’re right  well anyway I tried. Norm

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Norm Buckhart
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B5024 steam lines
for those of you that are interested in the SP 5700 Series express boxcar steam and signal lines, here are the shop drawings for them. Norm Buckhart, Protocraft
for those of you that are interested in the SP 5700 Series express boxcar steam and signal lines, here are the shop drawings for them. Norm Buckhart, Protocraft

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Norm Buckhart
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Santa GFe "Buy War Bonds" lettering, was N&W Boxcar 47302 (Round Roof)
Don  Protocraft has one Buy War Bonds set in HO  you may be able to cobble it into what you are trying to do. Norm Buckhart
Don  Protocraft has one Buy War Bonds set in HO  you may be able to cobble it into what you are trying to do. Norm Buckhart

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Norm Buckhart
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ATSF BX26 Duryea underframe
Bx26, 27, 34 were all built with Duryea u/f’s. Bx37 had a conventional u/f and was the only class in this group to have transverse mounted air reservoirs. norm buckhart
Bx26, 27, 34 were all built with Duryea u/f’s. Bx37 had a conventional u/f and was the only class in this group to have transverse mounted air reservoirs. norm buckhart

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Norm Buckhart
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Inside view of NP circular roof construction
I believe it to be a ChicagoClimax Radial roof. norm buckhart
I believe it to be a ChicagoClimax Radial roof. norm buckhart

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Norm Buckhart
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Inside view of NP circular roof construction
ok  I was being too general  i guess up in 48004900 series I think the number in the photo may be 4950
ok  I was being too general  i guess up in 48004900 series I think the number in the photo may be 4950

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Norm Buckhart
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Inside view of NP circular roof construction
maybe we’re talking about two different cars here’s the one I am referring to norm
maybe we’re talking about two different cars here’s the one I am referring to norm

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Norm Buckhart
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Inside view of NP circular roof construction
if you will see the number stenciled just inside the car and to the left of the top of the door you will note that the car is part of the 4000 series. I believe I see 4035 norm buckhart
if you will see the number stenciled just inside the car and to the left of the top of the door you will note that the car is part of the 4000 series. I believe I see 4035 norm buckhart

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Norm Buckhart
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