GN's last Plywood Boxcars


Scott H. Haycock
 

Folks,


I'm building a model of the last series of GN's home built plywood sheathed boxcars, series 10500-10899. The only photo I have of one of these cars is on page 38 of RPC #19.


I have two questions: Does anyone know the correct brake gear for these cars?


And, what would be a close paint match for the GN vermillion used on these cars? I would prefer an acrylic paint, if possible, and I'm not worried about an exact match.


Of course the location of any other photos would also be appreciated.


Thanks,

Scott Haycock




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