Re: Red Caboose 103-W 10,000 gal..tank car

Robert kirkham

Hmm - with the multiple outlet and other downward projecting pipes between the centre sills, would this be a multi-compartment car?  If not, why the multiple pipes dropping down through there?


On Nov 7, 2021, at 4:46 AM, Tim O'Connor <timboconnor@...> wrote:

Here's an underframe view of a GATC Sunoco tank car, if you need one. 😁

On 11/7/2021 2:45 AM, Scott H. Haycock wrote:
Thanks Tim,

It turns out that the RC paint scheme is for a GATX car!

Upon cursory comparison of your photo and the model, it looks very do-able. Do these cars have heater coils?

Scott Haycock

On 11/06/2021 11:24 AM Tim O'Connor <timboconnor@...> wrote:

A 500-car order for UTLX in 1951 were nearly identical in appearance.


Tim O'Connor
Sterling, Massachusetts <sunx_2224 3-dome_tank GATC overturned-underframe-detail cmo_39022 40ft_SD_box sou_10274 AAR-1937 train-wreck-scene.jpg>

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