Re: Proto 2000 50' Auto Box Car

Brian Carlson

I’d use a UMM micro saw not a dremel and file. But I can be heavy handed with a dremel. 

Brian J. Carlson 

On Mar 12, 2022, at 5:05 PM, Paolo Roffo <paolo.roffo@...> wrote:

Thanks Brian.

As the car body and roof are cast as one piece, how would you recommend removing the roof?  Razor saw?  My assumption would be that a Dremel would do a lot of collateral damage.

Also, did the running boards get swapped at some point?  The Protocraft link you supplied says the cars had Apex Tri-Lok.


Brian J. Carlson, P.E.
Cheektowaga NY

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