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- DL&W Open Hoppers
Re: DL&W Open Hoppers
Claus Schlund \(HGM\)
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Hi List Members,
I don't know of anything specific in the model railroad enthusiast press,
but perhaps this image below might provide a starting point for further input
and discussion on the original question...
Date is given as 1930s-1940s
Quite a variety!
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Sent: Thursday, March 31, 2022 9:10
Subject: Re: [RealSTMFC] DL&W Open
A few years back there was a
magazine article that dove into your question. Now, could I remember where it
appeared, no, but lean heavily towards RMC. The Tichy/Accurail USRA works, and
surprisingly the TM/Walthers 36’ two bay as well. Now, one of the offset three
bay hoppers also works, but I can’t recall which manufacturer. There was a
slight deviation as to how the sides were done. Finally, we are fortunate that
Shortline Model Products does great decals for these mentioned above. A word
of note, the USRA two bay painted at Steamtown in Scranton is
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