Re: Question: Reefers With Belt-Line Rivet Rows


Douglas Harding
 

ART had  Belt-Line rivet rows on reefers. https://www.amarillorailmuseum.com/art-car-history-and-kit

ART starting building this new design in 1939 using kits provided by ACF with the new belt line rivet panels. Read more about them in:

https://2c64f1b6-a04f-4139-9997-9c0e328c7867.filesusr.com/ugd/43001b_431dbf92ea1d46ef8d0a5d4e8d03543f.pdf

 

Doug Harding

www.iowacentralrr.org

 

From: main@RealSTMFC.groups.io <main@RealSTMFC.groups.io> On Behalf Of Bob Chaparro via groups.io
Sent: Tuesday, March 16, 2021 4:38 PM
To: main@RealSTMFC.groups.io
Subject: [RealSTMFC] Question: Reefers With Belt-Line Rivet Rows

 

Question: Reefers With Belt-Line Rivet Rows

Here are two General American ice bunker reefers:

http://www.rrpicturearchives.net/showPicture.aspx?id=4242880

http://www.rrpicturearchives.net/showPicture.aspx?id=4194463

Was General American the only builder to have this spotting feature on some of its cars?

Thanks.

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA

Join main@RealSTMFC.groups.io to automatically receive all group messages.