Re: U.S. Navy San Diego Boxcar


Dennis Storzek
 

On Mon, Apr 20, 2020 at 06:45 AM, Guy Wilber wrote:
Note that his car is not equipped with an "AB" Brake system though it does have a train air line and a handbrake.   
 
It appears to have a full compliment of lever guides... I'd hazard a guess they wanted KC brake equipment, for reduced parts inventory for these captive cars, and decided to equip them in-house, using brake equipment salvaged from decommissioned cars.

Dennis Storzek

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