Re: ACF Ballast Hopper Loads

Richard Remiarz

JWD makes loads for the Atlas ballast cars. #1420 is a gray ballast load. They have notches for the inside bracing. The loads sit too high for my liking, so I increased the depth of the notches and beveled and trimmed the ends shorter so that the loads sit lower in the cars.

Rich Remiarz

Date: Sun, 18 Dec 2011 11:56:52 -0500
Subject: [STMFC] ACF Ballast Hopper Loads

Speaking of ballast hopper cars, has anyone built a load for the Atlas ACF
ballast hopper car? It appears to be slightly tricky because of the inside

Mike Brock


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