Re: CRI&P 53' war gons


Rich C
 

Right you are Tim, they are from GS gon drop doors. What also makes these cars unique is the "PS" style ends.

Around the fifties I guess many were converted to piggyback service with all side sheathing removed. They were just a skeletal frame.

Someone at one time was going to produce that version, anyone know if that ever came about?

Rich Christie


On Wednesday, March 5, 2014 4:25 PM, Rod Miller wrote:
 
On 3/5/14, 1:23 PM, BRIAN PAUL EHNI wrote:
> Does anyone make this car without the wood sides molded in?
>
> Thanks!
> --
>
> Brian Ehni
>

Not applicable for scales other than O, however
Pecos River Brass imported them in O scale. Sold out,
they sometimes come up on eBay and at O scale meets.

They also imported the composite cars with pre-cut
stripwood for the sides and floors (also for the
floors in the CRI&P cars).

Rod

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