Re: Rapido GLa Hopper

Doug Rhodes

The following was posted on another list and may be of interest: has this image: which is one of the numbers Rapido is offering in CN.  


Doug Rhodes


From: [] On Behalf Of Charles Peck
Sent: December 25, 2020 3:41 PM
Subject: Re: [RealSTMFC] Rapido GLa Hopper


In one old man 's view, if it were not for foobies and stand-ins, a lot of otherwise 

good models would never reach marketable numbers. 

Not a popular view perhaps.

Chuck Peck


On Fri, Dec 25, 2020 at 6:13 PM Gavin <senftgav@...> wrote:

Aw so the CN cars are inaccurate?


On Fri, Dec 25, 2020, 3:11 PM Claus Schlund &#92;(HGM&#92;) <claus@...> wrote:

Hi List Members,


David pointed out what the CN cars are. Can anyone tell me, did LV have GLa design cars? Is the LV car correct?




Claus Schlund




----- Original Message -----

Sent: Friday, December 25, 2020 10:11 AM

Subject: [RealSTMFC] Rapido GLa Hopper


The metal casting for the slope sheets and hopper bays is an interesting
approach. The CN cars are foobies, of course.

David Thompson

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