Re: Photo: SHPX Tank Car 20504 & Friends


mel perry
 

that looks likeba rivet overlay seam
;-)
mel perry

On Tue, Jun 22, 2021, 10:10 AM Philip Dove <philipdove22@...> wrote:
I think it's called flash or the moulding line. The builders should have filed it off, it is most careless and unrealistic­čśŐ

On Tue, 22 Jun 2021, 17:05 Bob Chaparro via groups.io, <chiefbobbb=verizon.net@groups.io> wrote:

Photo: SHPX Tank Car 20504 & Friends

Photo from the Industrial History Blog:

https://tinyurl.com/wctpmnu9

SHPX 20504 has a longitudinal rivet seam along the top of the tank. What is the technical term for this type of construction?

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA

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