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That is amazing news! I will surely be buying this! I am so excited!
On Jun 6, 2017, at 7:30 AM, Pierre Oliver pierre.oliver@...
Ask and you shall receive!
I've had a conversation with the pattern maker on this kit and
we've established that we can indeed offer a "as built" variant
set of parts for this kit.
A new side plug, a brace and a set of doors.
Not sure how long it will take to get this into production, but
I'll try for as quick as possible.
Here here Dave!
I feel that the original configuration would benefit
pre depression and transition era modelers alike. I would
love to own this kit, it looks gorgeous!
have communicated with Pierre about this off list,
but I just want to amplify what Corey has said.
As far as I know, there were 600 of these cars
constructed originally in 1923, and they road the
rails in that configuration (10 ft wide doors) for
more than a decade. Even then, there are 180
"original" cars in my 1945 ORER (as least in terms
of door width). If there are already three door
configurations available, it seems a shame not to
offer the original, as depicted in the prototype
photo on the YMW site. I almost ordered the kit
based on that photo, but am glad that I inquired
about the details before I did.
Thanks Pierre!! I know a few
people that would be