Re: Grab Irons Extensions

Ralph W. Brown

Hi Tim,

Wow! Just plain "clear" doesn't begin to describe those photos, and with both sides, both ends and the roof as well.

The cars are well beyond my era, but thanks anyway for sharing those gems.


Ralph Brown
Portland, Maine
PRRT&HS No. 3966
NMRA No. L2532


-----Original Message-----
From: Tim O'Connor
Sent: Thursday, February 27, 2020 5:02 PM
Subject: Re: [RealSTMFC] Grab Irons Extensions

Here are a couple of clear views of these unusual NP grabiron mounts.

I also include a shot of a commonly seen end grab with two different

On 2/27/2020 2:01 PM, Todd Sullivan via Groups.Io wrote:
Because the left-opening door would contact (smush) the grabs if they
were mounted completely on the car side.

Todd Sullivan

*Tim O'Connor*
*Sterling, Massachusetts*

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