Re: C&EI boxcar roof question

Ed Hawkins

Charlie Duckworth omahaduck@... [STMFC] wrote:

Am working on. C&EI 3300-3359 40' boxcar built by ACF in 10/1959.

Anyone know if the roofs were painted same as the sides, coated with black car cement or left in galvanized steel?

Charlie Duckworth
Paint specs for ACF lot 5381A:

Glidden Freight Car Red (red-oxide shade) - sides, ends, trucks
Black car cement - underframe
Unpainted galvanized steel - roof, running boards, brake step
Yellow - journal box lids
White - stencils

Ed Hawkins

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